In his book, The New Killer Apps, Chunka Mui, innovation and business strategy consultant, asserts that the conventional wisdom about start-ups being destined to out-innovate big, established businesses isn't true. Read this excerpt to learn how large companies can disrupt too by thinking big,
Meeting today’s dynamic data requirements goes beyond technology that focuses on operational capture, decision-support-oriented consumption, and data governance. Enterprise architects need to take into account a wider array of data sources and establish a performance measurement plan that tracks
In October 2014, Forrester Consulting worked with IBM on a commissioned study to analyze the total economic impact that IBM’s Information Management solutions have on three specific big data use cases to help its customers solve important business problems.
Through interviews and data aggregation
For insurance companies, the integration of big data and analytics solutions with telematics technologies offers important opportunities to extend the use of telematics data beyond usage-based insurance (UBI) and improve competitive differentiation.
Santam wanted to find a way to improve its service to customers by settling claims faster and keeping premiums low.
To achieve this, the company needed to maximize operational efficiency and find smarter ways to combat fraud.
Santam worked with Olrac SPSolutions, an IBM Business Partner, to design
Senior leaders at Westfield Insurance realized that future success depended on gaining a better understanding of the performance of its business and its network of agents. However, driving a more analytical approach to decision-making would require not only new technology, but also significant
Big data and analytics technology can reap huge benefits to both individuals and organizations—bringing personalized service, detection of fraud and abuse, efficient use of resources and prevention of failure or accident. So why are there questions being raised about the ethics of analytics, and
Five years ago, IBM observed that the planet was becoming increasingly instrumented, interconnected and intelligent. In response to these changes, IBM developed the IBM® Smarter Planet® initiative. The goal of this new venture was simple—to help everybody benefit from building a smarter planet.