IBM Netezza Blog

The resurgent relevance of the data warehouse

The resurgent relevance of the data warehouse

April 23, 2015 | by James Kobielus, Big Data Evangelist, IBM
The data warehouse has never been more relevant than it is now. The DW’s role in the big data universe appears likely to grow. What the DW does, above all else (and this is far from its only role in many organizations) is serve as hub for governing your system-of-record data to be delivered into...
Bridge the gap between insight and action with advanced analytics

Bridge the gap between insight and action with advanced analytics

April 16, 2015 | by Mikhail Lakirovich, Product Marketing Manager, IBM
Discover how two complementary technologies, predictive analytics and prescriptive analytics, can work together to help you forecast future events and choose the best response based on your business objectives.
How the Open Data Platform is driving Hadoop's maturation

How the Open Data Platform is driving Hadoop's maturation

April 14, 2015 | by Joel Horwitz, Director of Marketing for IBM Big Data & Analytics, IBM
The time has come for the analytics industry to work together to harden the Hadoop platform with a shared vision and foundation to build on to move forward. Open standards that are common to all solution providers are a path in the right direction. Enter the Open Data Platform (ODP) group of Hadoop...

How to build customer loyalty using e-commerce

February 11, 2015 | by Sarah Warsaw, Social Media Specialist, Big Data, SWG UKI, IBM
E-commerce is a trillion dollar business, however the industry is being affected by high return rates, which are detrimental to their profits. How can analytics help to reduce these return rates for retailers across the web?

Security First & Integritie Managing Customer Satisfaction With Content Analytics

May 6, 2013 | by Noah Kuttler, Market Segment Manager, Content Analytics, IBM
Before you continue reading this blog, take a look at your phone's address book. Do you have the number to your insurance company? I can confidently say that I have mine properly entered...well, I can say that as of twenty minutes ago. Look, if I really needed it. I'm sure it's on a policy document...

Accelerating Big Data to the Speed of Business: Highlights from the April 3rd Announcement

April 3, 2013 | by Matt Carter, Social Media Strategy Lead - Information Management, IBM
On April 3rd, IBM hosted a press, analyst and social influencer event in Almaden, California at the IBM Research Lab to introduce a new suite of IBM big data solutions, further expanding the IBM big data platform. To follow the real-time discussion as the event unfolded, check out #BigDataMgmt for...

Thinking Inside the Box to become IBM's Big Data Hub

August 7, 2012 | by Matt Carter, Social Media Strategy Lead - Information Management, IBM
Visitors to IBM Netezza's "Thinking Inside the Box" may find something quite unexpected when they visit the site in the next few days.  "Thinking Inside the Box" is becoming the IBM "Big Data Hub".  While much of the content you've come to expect on "Thinking" will still be represented, we're...

Week's Worth of Koby Quick Hits: July 30 - August 3, 2012

August 7, 2012 | by James Kobielus, Big Data Evangelist, IBM
James Kobielus recaps last week's quick-hit ponderings, covering meaty metadata, proofs of concept, the role of behavioral analytics in recommendation engines, decision scientists, and the speed of thought. 

Week's Worth of Koby Quick Hits: July 23-27, 2012

July 30, 2012 | by James Kobielus, Big Data Evangelist, IBM
James Kobielus recaps his week's worth of quick hits, covering peta-governance, advanced visualization, prediction markets, frictionless sandboxes, and the NoSQL = no disk quandary. 

Week's Worth of Koby Quick Hits: July 16-20, 2012

July 23, 2012 | by James Kobielus, Big Data Evangelist, IBM
Jim Kobelius recaps his quick hits from the week of July 16, 2012, covering topics that included information glut, advanced visualization, social sentiment, Hadoop and complex event processing.

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