Blogs

How analytics superhero Mike Tamir uses data to fight fake news

How analytics superhero Mike Tamir uses data to fight fake news

July 9, 2018 | by Melissa Love, Influencer Marketing Manager, IBM
How can we always be sure the stories we’re reading are accurate? Is there an agenda to distort facts to change opinions? Does a story assert falsehoods, misquote its subjects or rely on hyperbole? In short: is the news we’re consuming the truth? Or is it “fake news?” Meet Mike Tamir, an analytics...
How advanced analytics pulls insights from the weather, part 1

How advanced analytics pulls insights from the weather, part 1

July 5, 2018 | by Krish Krishnan, President, Sixth Sense Advisors Inc.
Natural disasters seem inescapable, leaving us feeling vulnerable in the hands of nature. How is this possible, given all the data and technology that surrounds us today? Can’t experts get better at prediction, and even try to stave off more natural calamities or more effectively reduce the loss of...
4 steps for running a machine learning pilot project

4 steps for running a machine learning pilot project

June 21, 2018 | by Matthew Johnsen, Social Content Writer, IBM Cloud
Running a machine learning pilot project is a great early step on the road to full adoption. To get started, you’ll need to build a cross-functional team of business analysts, engineers, data scientists and key stakeholders. From there, the process looks a lot like the scientific method taught in...
Data democratization is driving self-service analytics

Data democratization is driving self-service analytics

June 20, 2018 | by Dan Schallenkamp, Offering Manager, InfoSphere Information Server for Data Quality, IBM
Data democratization allows data to be accessed across the organization and empowers individuals to use the data in their decision making and gain critical business insights. Data democratization is fast becoming a game changer as it’s moving towards a user centric micro-services based architecture...
Why digital business needs a trusted data foundation

Why digital business needs a trusted data foundation

June 7, 2018 | by Yves Mulkers, Data Architect & Social Media Manager, 7wData
This is an era in which everything has become digital. We live in the data-driven society. The difficulty is that all this digital technology still doesn’t totally cooperate.
3 ways IBM Cloud Private for Data can accelerate your AI and machine learning journey

3 ways IBM Cloud Private for Data can accelerate your AI and machine learning journey

May 30, 2018 | by Karan Sachdeva, Director, Data And AI, Asia Pacific, IBM
It seems like CEOs all over the world are realizing that to be competitive, they have to embrace technologies like private cloud and artificial intelligence (AI). IBM Cloud Private for Data empowers organizations to be AI-ready with an integrated analytics platform.
The Next Enterprise Platform

The Next Enterprise Platform

May 29, 2018
Platforms drive commerce. Whether in technology or other industries, the creation, acceptance and adoption of platforms spur innovation, efficiency, and productivity.  Consider the U.S. Interstate Highway System, which dates back to the 1950’s, when a few companies and industry groups first began...
72-hour rule: Can you identify and report a data breach within 3 days?

72-hour rule: Can you identify and report a data breach within 3 days?

May 22, 2018 | by Seth Dobrin, Vice President and Chief Data Officer, Analytics, IBM
Rather than worry about your future performance, work to be the best today. The rest will follow. Seize the opportunity to respond to customers in the moment, rather than react too late. That way, everyone benefits.
5 predictions for the future of machine learning

5 predictions for the future of machine learning

May 10, 2018 | by Matthew Johnsen, Social Content Writer, IBM Cloud
The future of machine learning is one the hottest topics in data and analytics.
Recapping the IBM Chief Data Officer Strategy Summit Spring 2018

Recapping the IBM Chief Data Officer Strategy Summit Spring 2018

May 10, 2018 | by Oliver Clark, Social Media Execution Strategist, IBM
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.