Interested in learning what it takes to operate a start-up? On this episode of Making Data Simple, host Al Martin sits down with Simon Lightstone, IBM offering manager, to discuss what it took to get his startup off the ground. Simon offers tips to those facing a similar experience and describes
How will technology and society change in the next 50 years? On our last podcast, we discussed how technology has evolved in the last 50 years. On our latest episode we look forward to the next 50 years. 2068 may seem far away. But futurists like Rajeev Saxena, IBM Watson amd Cloud Platform Program
Floppy disks, punch cards and BASIC — we’re taking a trip down tech memory lane. How has technology, specifically in terms of data management, evolved in the past few decades? On the latest episode of Data Decoded, Andy Leonard, founder and chief data engineer at Enterprise Data & Analytics,
With the passing of the General Data Protection Regulation on May 25 and the recent controversy of Facebook/Cambridge Analytica, data privacy and governance are more important than ever. Richard Hogg, IBM Global GDPR Evangelist, discusses on IBM's internal journey to GDPR compliance and the risks
In part two of our podcast episode on Blockchain, Soma Shekar (Software Architect, IBM Analytics) discusses the enterprise application of blockchain in Master Data Management - going beyond blockchain application in cryptocurrency.
Blockchain — it’s one of the hottest topics in the tech industry, but what exactly is it? Yves Mulkers (Founder of 7wData) and Erik O’Neill (IBM Entity Analytics, Sr. Offering Manager) discuss the history of blockchain and what is means for businesses wanting to get ahead in the world of data.
This week, Dez Blanchfield, Strategist and Data Science Practitioner at Gara Guru, and Bob Hayes, Data Scientist and President of Business Over Broadway, debate the role of Clickers versus Coders in the Data Science industry. Is one role more critical than the other? What skills are required to be
On the second episode of Data Decoded, Seth Dobrin, VP & CDO of IBM Analytics discusses his role as a Chief Data Officer at IBM and the latest IBM Analytics announcements from Think 2018, from IBM Cloud Private for Data to launch of the Data Science Elite Team.
In this special podcast, our Making Data Simple Podcast host Al Martin is joined by Caleb Curry, data guru for IBM Hybrid Cloud, and Sam Lightstone, IBM fellow of analytics, to talk about their session at the IBM Think 2018 Conference: "Next-Generation Data Management: Power and Simplicity to the
How does artificial intelligence (AI) come into play on a day-to-day basis? In this episode of Making Data Simple, Jean-François Puget, distinguished engineer, machine learning and optimization, and Steve Moore, senior story strategist for Inside Machine Learning on Medium, join host Al Martin to
Many industries are tuning in to the importance of customer support as a strategic differentiator. Every interaction with a client is an opportunity, and support interactions provide one of the richest ways to connect. Bob McDonald, vice president of support transformation and training, and Tracy
What is driving change in the world of data? In his keynote from the Big Data Summit KC 2017, our Making Data Simple podcast host and IBM Analytics VP Al Martin addresses disruption, the data maturity model and the five areas business must get right to succeed in the era of cognitive computing.
Hear from Nancy Hensley, director of offering management for IBM Analytics who speaks with Rob Thomas, VP of development for analytics on the subject of business transformation and a discussion of the data maturity curve.
Has your business adopted a hybrid analytics architecture as part of its quest to compete? Listen as Martin Fleming, IBM’s chief analytics officer and chief economist, explains why doing data analytics on the cloud is creating opportunities for modern businesses, and be sure to take notes as he
Inderpal Bhandari, chief global data officer at IBM, talks about the many nuances of data, value of analytics and importance of the partnership between the CIO office and CDO office. He also discusses why building a comprehensive data strategy is important for organizations. Check out this CIO