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Crédit Mutuel: Lessons learned building the bank of tomorrow

July 13, 2020 | by Thomas LaMonte, Content Marketing Director, IBM Data and AI, IBM
Overlooking the European Parliament buildings in Strasbourg, France, lies a very unique factory. But don’t waste time searching the city proper for evidence of its operation. Strolling through Strasbourg streets, you wouldn’t hear the hum of machinery or sense any vibrations under your feet. This...
Scaling AI at Lufthansa: Combined talents help the airline raise efficiency

Scaling AI at Lufthansa: Combined talents help the airline raise efficiency

July 8, 2020 | by Jennifer Clemente, Creative and Editorial Lead, Data and AI, IBM
Follow @IBMData In the airline industry, timing and synchronization are everything when it comes to the customer experience. Mitigating unforeseen circumstances against customer expectations and good old supply and demand are all issues well within the wheelhouse of AI’s predictive capabilities. It...

What Ventana says about the future of finance and analytics

July 7, 2020 | by Dan Cheuvront, Content Producer, IBM
Follow @IBMData Ventana Research is a leading benchmark research and advisory services organization, providing some of the most comprehensive analyst and research coverage for business. Gaining the most benefit from a finance system requires an assessment of an organization’s unique needs to...

Northern Europe’s energy hub looks to IBM Garage and Cloud Pak for Data to design a green energy future

IBM Garage helps Danish power company Energinet envision how machine learning models built using IBM Cloud Pak for Data can amp up renewable energy goals

July 7, 2020 | by Jennifer Clemente, Creative and Editorial Lead, Data and AI, IBM
Follow @IBMData COVID-19’s devastating impact on health and the global economy also has a silver lining: an opportunity to tackle climate change. Enter wind and solar – rapidly growing sources of renewable, affordable and available energy in Europe. As the EU mobilizes to support green energy...

iKure + IBM: Trusted data brings resilience to rural communities

July 7, 2020 | by Jennifer Clemente, Creative and Editorial Lead, Data and AI, IBM
Follow @IBMData It could be said there’s really no wealth but health itself, but in rural India, some 840 million people are challenged by obtaining the healthcare they need. For the average citizen, just getting to a medical appointment might require a day-long journey. Inadequate infrastructure...

How DataOps enabled Standard Bank to gain data quality and agility during changing market conditions

July 6, 2020 | by Itumeleng Monale, Head of Enterprise Information Management, Standard Bank
Follow @IBMData To meet the complexity of global challenges during uncertain times, data agility is critical to our client’s success. We work with our clients by focusing on their data quality and governance so they can adapt to changing market forces, stay competitive and become more resilient....

IBM earns 13 top ranks in BARC's The Planning Survey 20

July 2, 2020 | by Stephanie Freyer, IBM Planning Analytics Marketing, IBM
Follow @IBMData BARC survey is the largest of its kind Once again, IBM received top ranks in its five peer groups in the Business Application Research Center’s The Planning Survey 20. IBM beat out competitors in performance satisfaction, planning functionality and competitiveness in the “Enterprise...

Rikke Jacobsen: Helping Danish companies build solid analytics foundations and prepare for change

July 1, 2020 | by Dan Cheuvront, Content Producer, IBM
Follow @IBMData This story is part of Analytics Heroes, a series of profiles on leaders transforming the future of business analytics. Though Rikke Jacobsen has worked with IBM Cognos Analytics for more than 20 years, she still gets excited about the prospect of helping her clients make sense of...
Five real-life Netezza performance server use cases

Five real-life Netezza performance server use cases

June 29, 2020 | by Anson Kokkat, Worldwide Offering Manager for Hybrid Data Management Platform, IBM
Follow @IBMData Right now, businesses are focused on getting the most out of their Data and AI platform without overspending to make sure it is operational and running productive workloads.  This means having an always-on, 24x7 system that can handle huge spikes in workloads when needed. Many...
Jumpstart your journey to AI expertise: recap of Data and AI Virtual Forum talent sessions on demand

Jumpstart your journey to AI expertise: recap of Data and AI Virtual Forum talent sessions on demand

June 27, 2020 | by Jennifer Clemente, Creative and Editorial Lead, Data and AI, IBM
Follow @IBMData Talent: It’s a key issue impacting today's AI-hungry organizations. While AI skills are in high demand, organizations admit they’re hard to come by. In fact, the lack of talent scarcity has been called out as one of the top three hurdles to AI adoption, after data complexity, and a...