On this week's episode of Making Data Simple, Susara van den Heever, Data Science Program Director, IBM Analytics, sits down with us to give insights on practices that improve business efficiency and effectiveness. Learn the differences between predictive and prescriptive analytics, and how to
Sales compensation programs are incredibly effective for aligning salespeople with company objectives. An organization can sink or swim by whether salespeople know the most forward-thinking and effective sales performance management (SPM) solutions.
Back by popular demand in this week's episode is Nancy Hensley, Director of Offering Management for IBM Hybrid Cloud. Nancy is joined by Sean Ellis, CEO and founder of GrowthHackers.com, who coined the term growth hacking several years ago. Sean and Nancy share ways to find the Northstar metric for
Are you too late to join the social media game? How can you leverage social media to connect and engage with your clients? This week on Making Data Simple, we talk to our podcast producers Kate Nichols, Manager of Content Experience & Design for IBM Hybrid Data Management, and Fatima Sirhindi,
How do baseball scouts use machine learning and AI to predict player performance? Ari Kaplan, Principal at Aginity, and David Kearns, Offering Manager, IBM Analytics Ecosystem, join us to talk about the recent merge of H20.ai and IBM. They also discuss how baseball decisions are made using
Do you view technical content as a strategic part of your business? On this week's episode of "Making Data Simple," we are joined by Julia Montarbo (Bamford), IBM Hybrid Cloud Content Design and Strategy, and Jeff Levitt, IBM Hybrid Cloud Content Strategist. They talk about the strategy behind
Building on the success of the IBM Chief Data Officer Strategy Summit Fall 2017, the IBM Chief Data Officer Summit Spring 2018 took place 1 - 2 May in San Francisco. We've collected a full social recap in the below Twitter Moment, as well as interviews and keynote videos for you to peruse.
This week, Dez Blanchfield, Strategist and Data Science Practitioner at Gara Guru, and Bob Hayes, Data Scientist and President of Business Over Broadway, debate the role of Clickers versus Coders in the Data Science industry. Is one role more critical than the other? What skills are required to be
Every business is a data business. But not every business uses their data to solve business problems and compete more effectively. Nancy Hensley, Chief Digital Officer in IBM Analytics, joins us on this week’s podcast to discuss digital transformation and how you can use data and analytics to find
Where is AI headed? How should you be thinking about AI? What should you be doing with AI? To answer these questions, we recently convened a round table of tech influencers to discuss some of the most burning issues arising from AI — starting with why we should think of it as “augmented
In part two of our discussion about data in the retail industry, we continue to explore how the massive disruption in retail industry over the past several years. Data, machine learning and AI are set to change the industry yet again. Join Patrick Pitre, Analytics Client Architect IBM Cloud, and
The retail industry has experienced massive disruption over the past several years. Buyer behavior has radically changed with the continued expansion of online shopping. Now, data, machine learning and AI are set to change the industry yet again. Listen to the first in a two-part episode with
Moving data often impacts system performance, so how do you move large volumes of data safely and securely? The importance of data movement is even more critical when you consider moving data from ground to Cloud. Joe Bostian, z Systems Data Science Architect, IBM Analytics, and Mythili