Performance reporting is vital in performance management, but quite often the finance department has conflicting objectives with the owners of plans, budgets and forecasts. In this concluding installment of a two-part series, see how automated internal performance reporting can deliver real
Does your company still use paper-based processes? Are there inefficiencies in this process? It's time to rethink your digital approach to lower costs and improve engagement. It's time to drive forward to the cloud.
One of the biggest challenges for retailers has always been scaling great customer service, specifically how to better personalize in-store experiences. By combining data analysis, the Internet of Things, cloud and mobile technologies, retailers can make this level of personalization a reality for
How do you handle your semi-structured data? In this whitepaper from IBM Cloud Data Services, find out how keeping your data warehouse on the cloud can help you gain the competitive advantage by freeing valuable resources.
Avoid the productivity drain and customer frustration caused by content fragmentation. Keep the courtship period with customers alive by ensuring employees have unfettered access to enterprise content that can keep the customer experience harmonious. See how in a new IBM Enterprise Content
As the data used by an enterprise grows in size, variety and importance, it is no longer acceptable that the gathering and maintenance of metadata remains an under-funded and neglected afterthought for data-driven organizations. Metadata management needs to become a key focus of an organization's
Environmentally friendly processes are becoming an important consideration for consumers. Analytics-fueled strategies for minimizing the environmental impact of driving practices can help your company reduce its carbon footprint and gain a competitive advantage with green-minded consumers.
A marked shift toward business participation in technology conversations couldn’t be more evident than it is to an industry analyst. Gain an analyst’s perspective on how customer-facing, content-rich processes for achieving customer loyalty are now the order of the day.
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
Performance reporting is a vital component of performance management. But very often professionals in the finance department have conflicting objectives with the owners of plans, budgets and forecasts. In this first installment of a two-part series, take a look at some performance reporting best
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
The application of analytics and capturing information inside business documents can lead to all sorts of information for running smarter, faster and highly competitive businesses. Take a look at a few examples of how a workflow can dramatically change where and how information is collected and
For consumer product companies to leverage sales and increase overall growth, professional development is a top priority for the VP of sales. These data-driven practices can help identify the right areas of focus and ROI opportunities.