Data storage is an important consideration. The old models of extracting and converting data simply don't work with data analytics. There is too much data in too many different formats. The solution is using an enterprise data hub to store all of your data in the same location and in the same
When it comes to customer relationships, no business wants to be caught by surprise. This is why organizations that consistently find themselves surprised by their customers should seek new data solutions to reduce unpredictability.
The world can become an increasingly safe place when people who are in charge of real-world safety and cybersafety are equipped with data and analytics. From cyber threat analysis to public safety prediction and response, here are the Safer Planet initiative’s top 10 stories of the year.
Loyalty card programs give retailers valuable insights about their customers' purchasing patterns, providing marketing teams with a way to target promotions and purchasing departments with information on what keeps customers coming back for more.
Welcome to the second Public Sector Watch at IBM Insight 2015, where we debate data and analytics issues affecting government, education and healthcare. The Watch was in Las Vegas for the premier data and analytics conference, IBM Insight 2015. Topics discussed include the similarities between
What happens when you combine training, best practices, success sharing, mentoring, inspiration and a rock concert? You get an incredible immersive data science experience that benefits and thrills both new and experienced data scientists.
By listening to data from interactive social platforms, organizations can not only stay abreast of what consumers are thinking today, but also anticipate what they will be thinking tomorrow. To learn more, discover how paying attention to Twitter data helped Monsanto get a head start on its 15-year
This week's guest is Will Wyatt, Director of Business Intelligence Computing Services at Abilene Christian University. He talks with Susan Bearden and Lucy Gray about data and analytics use cases for education, including empowering faculty self-reporting and helping students with institutional data.
In an age of social media, real-time analytics can help innovators gain the competitive edge, keeping executives smiling and shows on the air. Learn how to tune into viewer sentiment, making social analytics the first step in your turnaround strategy.
Big Data & Analytics Heroes
Shahid ShahCo-Founder and CEO of Netspective Communications
Shahid Shah, this week’s Big Data & Analytics Hero, discusses the future of healthcare, describing the role he expects big data and analytics to play in providing value-driven care.
Kernel-based learning methods form the foundation of an important approach to machine learning, particularly as relates to text classification. Several kernels that are especially notable for their usefulness in text mining also hold potential for other advanced analytics applications.
Based on feedback from users, Apache Spark is generating a lot of excitement. Learn how to channel that enthusiasm at the upcoming three-day Datapalooza conference—an intense, fun opportunity to build a data product as well as share experiences and hear from prominent data scientists.