Insight 2015 has been a one-of-a-kind experience, treating attendees to an in-depth look at how cloud technology can drive continuous innovation in their industries. Hybrid solutions are the order of the day in data management, and Insight attendees are leading the way.
From the general session to the Hack the Weather finals, attendees at Insight 2015 enjoyed an embarrassment of riches on day two of the conference. Read on for a rundown of the sessions and events that made the second day of Insight a resounding success.
An ever-changing business environment is forcing data professionals to rethink their work methods—but fortunately, help is available. Here are five trends that are making life easier for data professionals: the emergence of Apache Spark, opportunities for greater skill reuse, growth in online and
Researchers at the University of Montana were interested in preventing epilepsy in patients suffering from traumatic brain injuries. As they began to gather data, they realized how crucial it was to be able to analyze this massive amount of data in a short period of time.
Even when learning a new language, becoming fluent within certain contexts can be easier than other contexts. When analyzing textual data, context is imperative to understand that data. And like corpora developed for linguistics research, a simple and straightforward conversion of textual data
Data is the new natural resource, and those who can harness it will be leaders. But, there are many myths about how to make data work for an organization.
During the Information Management Keynote at Insight 2014, IBM busts these myths. In her post, Harriet Fryman, vice president of Information
David Corrigan, director of IBM Infosphere product marketing, tells of using information in healthcare to intervene up to 24 hours earlier for serious illnesses. "Streaming analytics and stream computing offers a tremendous cost advantage when you are actually landing a huge volume of information
Suresh Sidhu, chief corporate and operations officer at Celcom Axiata Berhad and this week’s Big Data & Analytics Hero, shares insights on how they guided Celecom to be “a leader definitely in…market and possibly the most interesting [telecommunications company] out there today.”
Jason Verlen, director of product management at IBM, says that “composable business is one of the most exciting concepts in the market today” because it helps companies bridge that gap between the handling of data and the analytics that you drive into it. Listen as Verlen expands on this.