Blogs

New hyper-fast data ingestion enables smarter decisions

New hyper-fast data ingestion enables smarter decisions

March 16, 2018 | by Steve Astorino, Vice President, Development, IBM Private Cloud Analytics Platform
Human beings tend to filter out events they deem unimportant. They can only process so much at any given time. Computer systems, however, must be able to handle a massive number of events in real time or near-real time to help support a wide range of applications.
Machine learning: The next transformational technology

Machine learning: The next transformational technology

February 23, 2018 | by Holly Nielsen, Social Media Strategist, IBM
Machine learning has joined artificial intelligence (AI) as the hottest technology topics of 2018. We asked our expert influencers to share their thoughts on the state of the industry: where it's going, and how and why companies should be adopting machine learning and AI.
Databases that learn

Databases that learn

Applying the power of Neural Networks to SQL processing in Db2

February 22, 2018 | by Sam Lightstone, IBM Fellow, Analytics, IBM
Machine learning is being used at the heart of next- generation methods for self-driving cars, facial recognition, fraud detection and much more. At IBM, we’re applying machine learning methods to SQL processing so databases can literally learn from experience.
3 principles for climbing the AI ladder with IBM Governed Data Lake

3 principles for climbing the AI ladder with IBM Governed Data Lake

February 12, 2018 | by Karan Sachdeva, Director, Data And AI, Asia Pacific, IBM
Recently, we capped off the first leg of the “Enabling digital business with an IBM governed data lake” road shows in the Asia Pacific region with our customers and partners.
5 ways to turn data into insights and revenue with cognitive content analytics

5 ways to turn data into insights and revenue with cognitive content analytics

February 9, 2018 | by Trips Reddy, Senior Content Manager, IBM Watson
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...
Check your machine learning IQ

Check your machine learning IQ

February 7, 2018 | by Jennifer Clemente, Creative and Editorial Lead, Data and AI, IBM
As the expression goes, "There’s no AI without IA." In other words, enthusiasm for AI has led many to jump in head first. But without a strong technology foundation, companies could be setting themselves up for obstacles.
Are critical business insights hiding inside your unstructured data?

Are critical business insights hiding inside your unstructured data?

IBM Content Analytics can help

February 5, 2018 | by Akiko Murakami, Software Engineer, Architect and Lab Advocate of Watson Explorer, IBM Japan
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.
How content analytics helps manufacturers improve product safety and save lives

How content analytics helps manufacturers improve product safety and save lives

February 2, 2018
Manufacturing problems can have a serious impact on businesses. This is especially true when these problems manifest themselves as product safety issues causing injury or even death.
Learn how to build your ladder to AI with "Machine Learning Everywhere"

Learn how to build your ladder to AI with "Machine Learning Everywhere"

January 31, 2018 | by Rosie Pongracz, Worldwide Marketing Director, Data Science & Business Analytics, IBM
Join us 27 February at 1 PM ET for "Machine Learning Everywhere: Build Your Ladder to AI." Visit the event landing page to learn more about the event and register for a calendar reminder: ibm.com/mleverywhere
Gain cognitive insights and build scalable cognitive solutions with IBM Watson Explorer Community Edition

Gain cognitive insights and build scalable cognitive solutions with IBM Watson Explorer Community Edition

January 29, 2018 | by Amit Kumar, Product Marketing Lead, IBM Watson Explorer, IBM
Imagine if you could ask questions with the ease of natural language and discover insights from all the data in your organization without worrying about different data formats.