Data engineers have much to learn from water management professionals, who have mastered the art of keeping filtered water on tap—ready at a moment’s notice. As information volumes begin to deluge data repositories and outpace traditional approaches, data professionals must use every tool at their
Three consumer products experts discuss the opportunities and challenges associated with enhancing the value of analytics in their industry in a conversation recorded during the IBM Insight 2015 conference, IBM’s largest annual data and analytics event.
Organizations in many sectors are paying closer attention than ever before to social sentiment to gain insight and understand about how their customers feel about their products and create ways to market products and services. Learn more about the importance of social sentiment through a range of
Documents created in organizations of all sizes represent potential knowledge within each organization. Information management (IM) professionals bring the analytical and creativity qualifications for mining information to build that knowledge. Discover the roles of IM professionals for applying
Retargeting has dominated the market in 2015, and it is increasingly becoming more sophisticated in delivering the right messages and products to online shoppers. Consumer products companies can use the technology in conjunction with big data analytics to target shoppers within a specific region or
Consumer products brands can make the most of their social media presences when they listen to and learn from what audiences have to say, both the good and the bad. By analyzing this data and incorporating insights into marketing operations, CPG leaders can develop processes for reaching consumers
The advent of weather analytics has come none too soon. From inventory planning to public safety, organizations around the world are looking to weather data to help inform their decisions. But can they stay afloat in a sea of big data?
If you’re trying to pull together consumer data collected in disparate sources but are struggling to make sense of it all, then you’re long overdue for a strategy overhaul. At Insight 2015, learn how you can begin rethinking your own consumer data strategy.
Data reservoirs are useful tools that can help organizations create new products and services, increase customer service and efficiency, and reduce waste and fraud. But what is a data reservoir and how do you create it?
The consumer products industry is undergoing a seismic shift in which markets are becoming increasingly fragmented. Thanks to technology, the process of buying is becoming synonymous with research; consumers are the masterminds of finding their way to great products and even better value. It's this
When it comes to big data and analytics, you can expect the unexpected. A wide range of companies is applying insights in ways that may surprise you. Here are four examples featuring an unusual mix of companies where the only common denominator is their success with analytics.