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.
Historical application of vector mathematics and the study of unstructured text data can be an important approach to understanding and actualizing the value of data. See how mathematical exploration of text data can unearth insight that translates into enhanced decision making.
Whether organizations want to extract customer data beyond names and addresses from unstructured data sources; pull specific dates, times or monetary amounts; predict trends from sentiment data; or engage in many other uses, text analytics is the way to go. Learn the details of text analytics, and
A growing number of businesses and industries are finding innovative ways to apply graph analytics to a variety of use-case scenarios because it affords a unique perspective on the analysis of networked entities and their relationships. Gain an understanding of how four different types of graph
Businesses can benefit enormously from analysis-derived rules that enable understanding why certain events occur and the corresponding actions to take. Learn more about a widely used six-phase methodology for building predictive analytics models that can reveal hidden rules for meaningful business
Spark just seems to be getting big play everywhere in the technology arena. What is Spark? And do you need it? Get a good glimpse into its in-memory execution capabilities, some of its key components, its integrations and its availability as a service.
The open source Hadoop framework accommodates distributed storage and processing of large data sets on clusters of computers through the use of programming models. If that description sounds complex, then dig into this breakdown of Hadoop components to gain an understanding of just how flexible
This short series of blogs for the business user is designed to turn key technologies into easy to understand concepts to help explain why they are needed in a modern digital enterprise. When looking at consumer and business transactions in today’s online world, many people may ask, “Why big data
Cognitive computing is reshaping the Internet of Things, helping enterprises enter the flow of IoT data to uncover unexpected insights and answer previously unanswerable questions. Find out how you can reimagine your future with the help of the cognitive Internet of Things.
IBM provides the latest predictive analytics techniques to help organizations along on the journey to big insights. Innovative approaches in the IBM solution portfolio include sophisticated tools for geospatial analytics, text analytics and entity analytics. Take advantage of IBM’s active and