Insights from Insight: Weathering the storm in the cognitive era
In this episode of the “Insights from Insight” podcast miniseries, recorded live from IBM Insight 2015 in Las Vegas, we sit down with Nick DiMeo, a new media broadcaster who hosts the F5 Live: Refreshing Technology livecast and the IBMGO live interview series. As we discuss IBM’s acquisition of the Weather Company and the boundless applications of weather data, listen to Nick describe the profound effects this partnership could have for industries that include retail, consumer products and advertising.
We also take some time to chat about why the weather itself plays such a significant role in shaping all of our lives, sharing a few laughs about Florida’s crazy weather patterns. Tune in to share in the excitement about IBM’s acquisition of The Weather Company in this replay of the IBM Insight 2015 general session for day 3.
Behind the scenes of IBMGO
In Nick’s role as host of the IBMGO live interview series, he came away from the interviews with one overarching theme: The future is now. For years, people have talked about what the insight economy will make possible, but now it’s more than talk: Possibilities that once could be only imagined have begun coming to life. Accordingly, in this podcast, we discuss the incredible power that can be unleashed by unlocking the vast stores of unstructured data available in the insight economy. We also sneak a peek behind the scenes of IBMGO as Nick describes some of his favorite interview moments, including his discussions with Tim Moran of ZypMedia (@TimothyMoran) and Carol Spieckerman of newmarketbuilders.com (@retailxpert).
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