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Create and maintain an adaptive organization with analytics

Create and maintain an adaptive organization with analytics

May 14, 2015 | by Eileen Smith, Social Media Manager, Software Group Global Conferences, IBM
Creating and maintaining an adaptive organization is well within reach through advanced analytics and innovation, and the right analytics solutions can help businesses transform data-driven insight into actual value without the nightmares from shifting market conditions and information overload.
Transforming the customer care model using predictive and real-time analytics

Transforming the customer care model using predictive and real-time analytics

May 13, 2015 | by Rich Lanahan, WW Leader Sales & Solutions, Telecommunications Analytics, IBM
Customer service in communications organizations is often based on archaic models. The time is ripe for a new model that applies predictive and real-time analytics to reveal hidden patterns in data, which in turn can be used to transform service calls into positive customer experiences.
Confidently cull information from cloud-based data

Confidently cull information from cloud-based data

May 12, 2015 | by Robert Routzahn, Marketing Manager, InfoSphere Information Server Team, IBM
Many organizations can take advantage of off-premises cloud environments or a hybrid approach. The key is a sound governance strategy to help ensure organizational data is secure and trustworthy in these environments.
Geospatial analytics: Uncovering insights not found in charts and tables

Geospatial analytics: Uncovering insights not found in charts and tables

May 11, 2015 | by Mikhail Lakirovich, Product Marketing Manager, IBM
Predictive analytics that incorporates geospatial data can provide answers and insights not found in charts or tables, and it can be extremely helpful for organizations that want to answer the critical who, what and where questions for accurate forecasting.
Why analytics isn’t the answer for driving HR transformation

Why analytics isn’t the answer for driving HR transformation

May 4, 2015 | by Adam Jelic, Partner, Talent & Change Public Sector Leader, IBM
Many companies ask themselves how they can adapt to the current technological landscape. Workforce analytics alone are not enough. Developing and managing talent and workforce along with strong advocacy to champion transformation leads to successful outcomes.
The emergence of a new data science hero

The emergence of a new data science hero

May 4, 2015 | by Mikhail Lakirovich, Product Marketing Manager, IBM
Demand for data scientists is growing. Strong analytical skills and the ability to tap into the expertise of the larger analytical community helps new and seasoned data scientists keep up with new trends and continue to hone their skill sets.
Business intelligence comes to the cloud

Business intelligence comes to the cloud

April 29, 2015 | by Matthew Mikell, Market Manager, IBM
Mainstream business practices call for the critical requirements of business intelligence (BI) to enable evidence-based decisions, and line-of-business users should expect no less from providers of cloud-based business analytics.
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...

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