Podcasts

Finance in Focus: Think big, start small . . . just start now

Finance in Focus: Think big, start small . . . just start now

September 29, 2016 | 26:10
Banks are moving from a mobile-first mindset to an artificial intelligence–based approach in their quest to uncover the right insights in the right channels. This episode of Finance in Focus presents fintech experts David Gerbino, Matt Kinney and Jim Marous. They describe how successful financial...
Experts share best practices that deter cyber attacks

Experts share best practices that deter cyber attacks

September 29, 2016 | 22:35
Cyber criminals are exploiting the gaps in new technologies and innovations to commit malicious acts. Cyber and intelligence analysts must fortify their cyber strategies to outthink these criminals and outthink threat. Learn how in this discussion between Shahid Shah and Scott Schober.
Intelligent cloud: Best practices for public safety

Intelligent cloud: Best practices for public safety

September 27, 2016 | 21:52
When modern law enforcement agencies require the ability to do advanced analytics in an environment of mobility and collaboration, they are increasingly relying on cloud capabilities. Learn why in this discussion between Morgan Wright and experts from IBM and Microsoft.
From strangers to partners: Lessons in consumer insights from augmented reality

From strangers to partners: Lessons in consumer insights from augmented reality

September 27, 2016 | 28:16
5G, augmented reality, virtual reality—we live in an always-on universe that can't feed appetites for information fast enough. What consumer insights can telecommunications providers gain and act on from studying subscriber behavior? In this podcast, influencer Evan Kirstel touches on the digital...
Creating an FRTB program to address market risk

Creating an FRTB program to address market risk

September 23, 2016 | 56:38
Under mounting pressure to meet the January 2019 deadline for FRTB implementation, banks must persuade regulators that they have adequate capital reserves and have implemented a stress-proof risk framework. However, a survey of 100 banks conducted by Chartis Research indicates that many banks may...
Finance in Focus: How a blockchain economy can mitigate fraud

Finance in Focus: How a blockchain economy can mitigate fraud

September 22, 2016 | 34:47
How does blockchain and cognitive computing affect fraud? Listen to the latest Finance in Focus podcast featuring Alex Tapscott, a blockchain expert and coauthor of a best selling book on the topic, who discusses how these technologies have the potential to eliminate fraud.

Trust your data: The data integration challenge

September 15, 2016 | 21:28
This podcast features Doug Thompson, executive architect, Information Governance and master data management (MDM), at IBM, who discusses the various factors that make data integration challenging and how one can overcome them. Thompson also shares his views on hybrid- and cloud-based data...
CIO Insights: Bring data out of the dark

CIO Insights: Bring data out of the dark

September 15, 2016 | 13:30
Has your business adopted a hybrid analytics architecture as part of its quest to compete? Listen as Martin Fleming, IBM’s chief analytics officer and chief economist, explains why doing data analytics on the cloud is creating opportunities for modern businesses, and be sure to take notes as he...
Finance in Focus: Preparing for the US Department of Labor fiduciary rule

Finance in Focus: Preparing for the US Department of Labor fiduciary rule

September 14, 2016 | 32:13
A new regulation is coming to the US on 10 April 2017, and it will affect wealth management advisors and investors alike. This regulation means that investment recommendations need to be in the clients' best interest rather than simply being suitable for them.
How streaming analytics is transforming businesses

How streaming analytics is transforming businesses

September 13, 2016 | 17:05
Hear Roger Rea, senior offering manager for IBM Streams, at IBM, share his thoughts in this podcast on why streaming analytics has become essential for enterprises and how it is transforming their businesses.