Many companies are expected to pursue data management, advanced analytics and cognitive computing to stay competitive and drive revenue. Except for a handful of leaders such as LinkedIn, Netflix, Nordstrom, Target and Verizon, most companies are still struggling to close the gap between data
The search function is a very powerful tool, assuming you have concrete keywords or concepts to find in your data. And that does not even take into account the size of the information you might be searching.
Today, unstructured information represents more than 90% of the information within organizations. This IDC case study estimates that the digital universe will grow 40 percent per year over the next decade and, by 2020 it will reach an astounding 44ZB or 44 trillion gigabytes.
By banishing “bankers’ hours,” mobile technology has transformed the banking industry. Learn how one New Zealand bank is using digital tools, real-time data and a reimagined strategy to strengthen customer relationships.
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Big Data & Analytics Heroes
Farouk FerchichiChief Data Officer & Head of Business Intelligence at Toyota Financial Services
Farouk Ferchichi, chief data officer and head of business intelligence at Toyota Financial Service, and this week’s Big Data & Analytics Hero, shares insight into Toyota's journey to improve their customer experience by leveraging data and analytics.
With today’s sophisticated, connected customer, the traditional 360-degree view is not sufficient, so businesses are focusing on improving customer experience.
The key to enriching customer experience is an enhanced 360-degree view of the customer, which understands everything about your most
Toyota Financial Services partnered with IBM to gain a competitive edge within its customer service center. With IBM Watson Explorer, service center representatives can quickly and easily access a 360-degree view of the customer on a secure platform.
Enhance your 360-degree view of the customer
If you caught the IBM announcement on January 9 on the formation of the IBM Watson Group you may have seen mention of IBM Watson Explorer. If you are familiar with IBM InfoSphere Data Explorer (the product that IBM added to its portfolio with the acquisition of Vivisimo, Inc., in May 2012) this
Customers expect more: they expect smart, they expect simple, they expect fast and they expect value. This transcends all industries, and big data is helping enterprises rise to this challenge.
Much time has been spent in recent years talking about why big data is such a technological opportunity.