The battle of privacy versus data and analytics continues to rage in the public sector. The axiom “all human beings have three lives: public, private and secret” may need to be modified, as today's data and analytics likely mean just one life for private citizens —a public one.
Find out how Day 3 of the conference offered insight into how data scientists have benefited from the latest approaches to web-scale analytics, including open sourcing of the System ML machine learning library to help the Spark community.
The idea that data-at-rest (historical) and data-in-motion (immediate) are mutually exclusive no longer applies, thanks to a new toolset that handles both. Discover how organizations can have it all: the ability to stream data in real time as well as process historical data to highlight patterns in
As a strategic sponsor, IBM was represented in full force at Strata + Hadoop World 2015 in New York, New York. Day one proved to be a buzz of activity that included IBM data science experts getting a hands-on lab course on practical data science underway, IBM spokespeople discussing offerings and
As many organizations are rapidly learning, predictive analytics delivered on cloud-based platforms has the potential to transform the way organizations conduct business. To take advantage of new possibilities, leveraging enterprise-scale, cloud-based predictive analytics for new opportunities
The latest technologies are cloud-based, but many executives in the financial industry don't want their company's most valuable information hosted in a breachable environment. Here are five ways for CFOs or other financial executives to convince their executive counterparts of the value of the
As business operations move increasingly to the cloud, the security of cloud-based data is becoming a key global business concern. IBM Performance Management on Cloud solutions elevate security as a critical advantage of their integrated, streamlined service.
We know how important deployment flexibility is for your organization. That's why IBM offers cloud, on-premises and even hybrid deployment options. You receive the same powerful solution, regardless of your deployment preference.
IBM Cloud solutions for Finance offer more than just rapid, cost-effective deployment. Companies are turning to IBM Cloud for its software-as-a-service (SaaS) applications, which provide critical competitive advantages to enhance organizational performance, revenue and growth.
While some observers may argue that Apache Spark is causing the relevance of the Apache Hadoop community to wane, the fact of the matter is innovative Spark development depends on Hadoop platforms. Discover why Hadoop is stronger than ever as an open source information refinery that is expected to
Although weather is one of the most significant influences on business performance in a wide array of industries, it is also one of the least predictable. Join us at “Hack the Weather” to learn how smart data applications could usher in the next stage of meteorological forecasting.
Thanks to a deluge of sensor data, not only is our ability to forecast the weather more accurate than ever, but this information also can be used in exciting new ways. In this Internet of Things podcast, see how The Weather Company is helping businesses use weather data for competitive advantage.
No less than traditional scientists, data scientists need a guiding strategy for solving problems. Such a methodology should directly address the problem at hand and should provide a framework for obtaining answers and results. Learn more about the Foundational Methodology for Data Science and how
Tune in to this interactive Google hangout, "Countdown to cyberwar," where noted authors and industry experts examine and discuss what governments, companies and individuals can do to deter, detect, protect and defend against this new and dangerous threat.