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Get out of the data swamp with a governed data lake

Get out of the data swamp with a governed data lake

May 2, 2018 | by Deepthi Nagarajan, WW Product Marketing Manager - Unified Governance and Integration, IBM
Making your data lake a “governed data lake” is the game changer. Without governance, organizations risk securing the data and as well as protecting it. When data is cataloged and governed, an organization can effectively discover, classify, track history and lineage, quality of data and thereby...
Machine learning can't save your bad data

Machine learning can't save your bad data

April 25, 2018 | by Karen Madera, Content Marketing Manager, Unified Governance and Integration, IBM
Most sales-driven organizations have needed a customer retention model at some point or another. The request is fairly straightforward: identify the customers that a business might lose. But the process can create a nightmare.
Analytics experts discuss AI's present and future

Analytics experts discuss AI's present and future

April 24, 2018 | by Tim Walker, Senior Content Strategist, IBM
Where is AI headed? How should you be thinking about AI? What should you be doing with AI? To answer these questions, we recently convened a round table of tech influencers to discuss some of the most burning issues arising from AI — starting with why we should think of it as “augmented...
Thoughts on AI: Can AI come to your emotional rescue?

Thoughts on AI: Can AI come to your emotional rescue?

Soul Machines and Daimler Financial Services partner to deliver improved client experiences with digital humans

April 24, 2018 | by Jennifer Clemente, IBM
According to real estate data firm Co-Star, over 90 million square feet of retail space is slated to close this year, leading observers to point to an obvious truth: empathy matters in customer service. 
Discovering best practices for IoT at Think 2018

Discovering best practices for IoT at Think 2018

April 23, 2018 | by Rajesh Govindan, Informix Product Marketing, IBM
Think 2018 in Las Vegas was a record breaking event, where tens of thousands of attendees gathered to talk with one another and share their experiences. Visionary speakers and experts shared their solutions for some of the world’s most daunting challenges.
Thoughts on AI: How bias can shape data insights – and how to conquer it

Thoughts on AI: Can we spot and overcome human bias in AI?

April 11, 2018 | by Jennifer Clemente, IBM
Welcome to Thoughts on AI, a new blog series focused on issues and advances in artificial intelligence. We’ll cover the technologies and people shaping the future AI. First up: avoiding bias built into intelligence and analytics.
Continuous data for continuous testing

Continuous data for continuous testing

April 11, 2018 | by Ken Berridge, Worldwide Information Integration & Governance Sales Leader, IBM
Most organizations are moving software development methods to newer agile methods to benefit from better technology capabilities, delivered more rapidly and with improved quality. But, finding the "right data" for agile development and continuous testing can be tricky. Learn how to make it simpler.
Why next-generation execs should care about data governance

Why next-generation execs should care about data governance

April 9, 2018 | by Kayla Matthews, Tech journalist and writer, Productivity Bytes; MakeUseOf
There’s a general need for next-gen executives to not only understand corporate regulations, but be able to adhere to and follow them using metadata solutions like data governance. As the business world’s top asset becomes data, data governance will ensure that data and information being handled is...
Analytics superheroes: Check out this Jennifer Shin comic

Analytics superheroes: Check out this Jennifer Shin comic

April 3, 2018 | by Melissa Love, Influencer Marketing Manager, IBM
Faster than a speeding bullet. More powerful than a locomotive. Able to leap massive data sets in a single bound. Meet Jennifer Shin, an analytic pro with data superpowers, enshrined in comic book form.
Analytics superheroes: Check out this Bob Hayes comic

Analytics superheroes: Check out this Bob Hayes comic

April 2, 2018 | by Melissa Love, Influencer Marketing Manager, IBM
Faster than a speeding bullet. More powerful than a locomotive. Able to leap massive data sets in a single bound. Meet Bob Hayes, the president of Business Over Broadway, an analytics pro with data superpowers, enshrined in comic book form.