Podcasts

Finance in Focus: Solvency II and its impact on the insurance industry

Finance in Focus: Solvency II and its impact on the insurance industry

January 29, 2016 | 20:57
Tony Boobier and Hugh Wallis discuss the impact of Solvency II regulations on the insurance industry in Europe. As of 2016, Solvency II requires mandatory risk reporting, but many European insurers face significant challenges handling the massive amounts of data they must submit to be in compliance...
Let's talk Hadoop: Telco and big data—the perfect couple?

Let's talk Hadoop: Telco and big data—the perfect couple?

January 15, 2016 | 8:28
As telecommunications companies offer a wider range of services, the amount of data they must process is increasing exponentially. This podcast discusses how telcos can use Apache Hadoop to keep up with rapid data growth.
Finance in Focus: Telematics and its effect on the insurance industry

Finance in Focus: Telematics and its effect on the insurance industry

December 21, 2015 | 32:58
The Internet of Things just might be the most exciting thing going on in technology right now, bringing the potential to change the world as we know it. What’s more, the Internet of things is growing at an incredible pace. Listen to this podcast to hear Neil Cawse from Geotab and Tony Boobier from...

Finance in Focus: How predictive weather data is transforming the insurance industry

December 16, 2015 | 25:23
Listen to Kim Minor and Andy Rice discuss how combining analytics and weather data could transform the insurance industry, and learn how a timely alert from your insurance company could help you protect your family and assets from damaging weather events.
Let’s talk Hadoop: Hadoop and ODPi—what does it really mean?

Let’s talk Hadoop: Hadoop and ODPi—what does it really mean?

December 15, 2015 | 9:03
Hadoop and ODPi are generating a lot of talk in the exciting world of open source and analytics. Find out what the buzz is all about in the first of this podcast series.
Insights from Insight: Weathering the storm in the cognitive era

Insights from Insight: Weathering the storm in the cognitive era

December 3, 2015 | 31:12
Join us for more insights from Insight as we discuss weather and the insight economy with new media broadcaster Nick DiMeo, host of the F5 Live: Refreshing Technology livecast and the IBMGO interview series.
Public Sector Talks #9: Implementing connected medical devices with cybersecurity in mind

Public Sector Talks #9: Implementing connected medical devices with cybersecurity in mind

November 30, 2015 | 29:41
Host Bob Stasio and guest Shahid Shah discuss cybersecurity with an eye to medical devices and their regulatory environment, pinpointing ways for medical software and device vendors to heighten security.
Insights from Insight: Media, weather data and open source in the cognitive era

Insights from Insight: Media, weather data and open source in the cognitive era

November 23, 2015 | 17:22
Tune in to hear Tim Moran discuss everything from media and entertainment to healthcare and hover boards, live from IBM Insight 2015 in Las Vegas.
Insights from Insight: Who is a citizen data scientist?

Insights from Insight: Who is a citizen data scientist?

November 20, 2015 | 10:21
Opinions differ on who, exactly, is a citizen data scientist, but one thing is for certain—they’re ushering in the cognitive era in ways never before imagined. Join a panel of social VIPs at IBM Insight 2015 to hear their take on citizen data scientists and their role in the modern data paradigm.
Insights from Insight: Utilizing institutional data to empower students and faculty

Insights from Insight: Utilizing institutional data to empower students and faculty

November 17, 2015 | 9:10
This week's guest is Will Wyatt, Director of Business Intelligence Computing Services at Abilene Christian University. He talks with Susan Bearden and Lucy Gray about data and analytics use cases for education, including empowering faculty self-reporting and helping students with institutional data...