Podcasts

Data Governance: Fueling Analytic Performance

June 18, 2013 | 11:34
When organizations don't have trust in their data, they don't act upon it. With more companies looking to use big data to get richer insights, the question of "Can I trust these data?" arises more frequently. David Corrigan, director of product marketing for IBM InfoSphere, talks about how good...

How to Get an Enhanced 360 View of the Customer

June 3, 2013 | 25:52
A big data platform, because of its ability to consume and process more data from both static and streaming sources, enables organizations to get an "enhanced 360-degree view of the customer" that has not been possible previously. Mark Myers, IBM big data product manager, describes this key use...

Extending the Value of Your Data Warehouse: Big Data Use Case

May 22, 2013 | 13:13
"Data warehouse augmentation" is one of the top five business use cases for big data. Its purpose is to extend the value of existing data warehouses. Christy Maver, IBM big data product marketing manager, explains how data warehouse augmentation can help lower costs, provide the ability to perform...

Security Intelligence with Big Data: A Top Use Case

May 20, 2013 | 17:30
Security intelligence with big data is the ability to lower risk, detect fraud and monitor cyber security in real time. Organizations can augment and enhance cyber security and intelligence analysis platforms with big data technologies to process and analyze new types (e.g. social media, emails,...

BNSF Says that DB2 with BLU is the Future

May 15, 2013 | 9:00
On a conference call hosted by IBM Information Management General Manager Bob Picciano, over 1000 participants listened to a Q and A led by IBM Vice President Martin J. Wildberger with Kent Collins, database solutions architect, of BNSF Railway. An early tester of DB2 BLU, Kent calls the BLU...

What Big Data Means to an Analytics Geek

May 13, 2013 | 18:30
Marcus Hearne, predictive and business intelligence marketing manager, talks about changes to his daily coffee order, "bleeding data," and what those pieces of data means to a predictive analytics geek. For more information about the IBM big data platform and products, visit www.ibm.com/bigdata For...

Amazing Tomorrow's Customers

May 6, 2013 | 24:02
Shep Hyken is a customer experience expert and the Chief Amazement Officer of Shepard Presentations. He is a New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestselling author and has been inducted into the National Speakers Association Hall of Fame for lifetime achievement in the speaking profession. Shep...

Key Benefits and Uses of Operations Analysis: Top Big Data Use Case

May 1, 2013 | 18:37
Operations analysis, one of the top five use cases for big data, is about analyzing a variety of machine data to get improved business results. The key is combining machine and business data, which allows you to put insight right into the hands of the operational decision maker. In this podcast,...

Succeeding Or Struggling: Your Experience with Big Data Analytics

April 25, 2013 | 14:36
The IBM Institute for Business Value (IBV) is embarking on its fourth annual survey on analytics and big data. Rebecca Shockley, Global Research Lead at IBV, gave a preview of the objectives for the 2013 survey. She explained they will be looking into how organizations are executing and what it...

Can Big Data Stem Churn?

April 22, 2013 | 15:10
Diego Saenz, the founder of Data Driven CEO, has over 20 years of experience as a management consultant, corporate executive and entrepreneur. In his current role, he provides Big Data Analytics consulting, speaking and training. He talked with us on the topic “Can Big Data Stem Churn?” You can...