Addison Snell, CEO of analyst firm Intersect360 Research, talks about the dynamics unfolding in the technical computing market, and its convergence with big data analytics. In their customer surveys on big data, Intersect360 often finds that users need to scale their environments from desktops, to
Michael North, senior director of broadcast planning and scheduling for the National Football League (NFL), has a tough job: assembling the best, most exciting schedule for the complete NFL season that satisfies the requirements of the teams, the broadcasters and fans. It's truly a big data
How is this safari guide so well informed in regards to the white rhinoceros? Like researchers and environmentalists, he’s been given valuable insight through IBM InfoSphere Streams. And it’s more than just general knowledge about this endangered beast—it’s powerful information and insight that
Research shows that "80% of the data about a patient is unstructured." Nigel Hook, CEO and Founder, DataSkill, tells the story of how IBM BlueMix enables DataSkill to bring cognitive computing to healthcare clients, so they can gain a better understanding of patients through unstructured data.
IBM InfoSphere BigInsights gives Hadoop the enterprise-level muscle it needs to be a more powerful solution delivering security, performance and governance. To learn more about IBM InfoSphere BigInsights for Hadoop, download the Forrester Wave Report today.
Without modernization techniques it's becoming increasingly difficult for businesses to manage their data warehouses effectively. Today's data load demands Hadoop and modern warehouse technologies, including appliances and in-memory. Ani Worlikar, Program Director for big data solutions at IBM,
The excitement over big data has grown so dramatically as to assume the status of a movement. But what is the value, the function, the purpose? The most actionable thing to be gained from data is prediction. This is achieved by analytically learning from data how to render predictions for each
Roger Rea is on the hunt for the elusive black swan. Much like a cyber attacker, the black swan blends in, stays one move ahead and looks for its time to strike with a good prank. But Roger Rea is warming up to the black swan’s game; he’s learned that simply tracking where the black swan has been,
This latest research from IBM holds key insights into how companies are adopting big data and analytics, cloud, mobile and social. More importantly, the study shows that pacesetting organizations exhibit three key characteristics that set them apart from the rest.