It's easier than ever for consumer packaged goods (CPG) brands to collect data from consumers through mobile applications and new Internet of Things (IoT) devices. Digital audiences are also more comfortable sharing personal information in exchange for product samples, great content or special
Many oil and gas organizations that face tremendous growth in unstructured data are implementing industrial-grade predictive analytics and object-oriented data storage solutions to keep up with demand. As a result, traditional RAID schemes are being replaced by object storage solutions, and the
Busy executives that need to make vital business or investment decisions don’t want to wait for days or weeks for an answer to a question they put to analysts or receive incomplete information or analysis with spurious results. Fortunately, analysts today can access cloud-based data services that
Every fraudster leaves behind a trail, but not every business is equipped to identify the telltale signs of fraud in its data. Find out how creating a culture of analytics can help your company differentiate itself from the competition by cutting down on losses incurred by fraud.
With consumer product warranties, companies can back the value behind the goods they sell. The challenge, however, is optimization. It's impossible to know ahead of time if a product is going to fail and generate unforeseen costs. Fortunately, big data can help.
Supply chain efficiency is the cornerstone of a healthy CPG business. It can often mean the difference between leading a market and being left behind, as complexity is at an all-time high. The typical organization needs a supply chain management system that caters to geodiverse markets, some of
Today, IBM Cloud Data Services is announcing that we’re officially open for data. Our new range of cloud-based tools is designed squarely to address not only the challenges of the modern enterprise, but also the new breed of data handlers driving the enterprise forward.
Modern cloud solutions for analytics and information management will play a significant role in enabling and simplifying self-service access to the right data at the right time by all those who need it and have a right to use it. But this approach will require a process led by a strategy that takes
When it comes to cloud deployments of analytics and information management (AIM) technology, it is no longer a question of why to adopt cloud solutions but rather when and how. Today's modern cloud solutions are open for business - open for your data and open for your applications.
In an era of almost daily news reports of cybersecurity breaches, cyber threats and cyber attacks, an attack on critical infrastructure and power grids grows more likely every day. What can be done about it? Is the US adequately prepared to thwart such an attack? Consider several factors in
Disruptive innovations such as big data, machine learning, cognitive computing and cloud-based services are presenting analytics professionals with rapid transformation that impacts business. As a result, organizations are adopting new best practices for data analysis processes. Dig into this first
IBM has been around for over 100 years, and for the past 23, it's netted more utility patents than any other company. 2015 was no exception: of the 7,355 patents filed, nearly 2,000 of them were tied to cloud innovation. But how useful are these patents?
Fraud is pervasive and impacts many sectors, but its impact on the healthcare industry is profoundly damaging from a cost perspective. Take a look at this point of view by experts demonstrating how fraudulent practices in healthcare administration can be dramatically reduced by fraud-detection