The concluding week of September 2016 offered much excitement in New York City, the backdrop for Strata + Hadoop World 2016 and several key IBM announcements, including the launch of a cloud-based, self-service environment for data science teams. Enjoy some key highlights captured from this
Where there’s a customer profile, there’s a gold mine. The question is, are you mining that data stream aggressively and regularly enough to unlock actionable consumer insight? Why failing to do so can lead to missed data monetization.
Discover how the building blocks approach can reveal the secrets behind incentive compensation frameworks that actually work. This first installment of a multipart series explores the first building block—eligibility.
Banks are moving from a mobile-first mindset to an artificial intelligence–based approach in their quest to uncover the right insights in the right channels. This episode of Finance in Focus presents fintech experts David Gerbino, Matt Kinney and Jim Marous. They describe how successful financial
Apache Spark 2.0 and Apache SystemML are now available in IBM BigInsights for Apache Hadoop on Bluemix, accessible in the Basic plan under BigInsights for Apache Hadoop. Choose from among a wider array of capabilities than ever before as you take advantage of these additions to your cluster
Cyber criminals are exploiting the gaps in new technologies and innovations to commit malicious acts. Cyber and intelligence analysts must fortify their cyber strategies to outthink these criminals and outthink threat. Learn how in this discussion between Shahid Shah and Scott Schober.
IBM hosted an exciting event for data and analytics leaders and practitioners this week in New York. At the IBM DataFirst Launch Event, we unveiled new solutions, tools, and approaches for organizations to transform themselves through cognitive computing.
Sooner or later, you will likely adopt a hybrid cloud. Regardless of how you arrived at that point, you realize that you need to understand how to deploy and manage a mixed environment efficiently—and you have to do it soon.
Join Martin Fleming, IBM’s chief analytics officer and chief economist, is exploring how cognitive capabilities help financial institutions adapt to an ever-changing regulatory landscape. To learn more about banking during the low-level equilibrium that besets the global economy, attend the Smarter
IBM invented the SQL language and the concept of a query optimizer back in the late 1970s. Four decades later, how and where we store data has changed dramatically, but the expertise to optimize queries derived from decades of advanced research remains a core IBM competency. And the ability to
IBM today announced exciting news about their Open Platform initiative with Apache Hadoop. And at its DataFirst Launch Event tonight, IBM will provide an early access view of the new IBM Project DataWorks with Watson, along with an introduction to DataFirst Services from IBM. IBM today also
Going forward, the businesses that truly disrupt their industries will be those who empower all of their personnel with open platforms, tools, and methodologies for data-driven app development. In that regard, this week’s announcement from IBM and our partners represent a key industry milestone.