Podcasts

Data Scientists and Their Curriculum

October 16, 2013 | 17:22
Data science has been called the "sexiest profession of the 21st century." Well known big data evangelist James Kobielus describes what a data scientist is and does, what paradigms and practices one must know and what skills and knowledge one should possess. He also questions if the typical "sexy...

Driving Transformational Change by Changing Culture

October 8, 2013 | 20:22
"Culture can eat strategy for lunch," says Richard Lee, Management Consultant with IMECS, LLC. For more than 30 years, Richard has helped guide companies in their business strategy. He also speaks at conferences around the world on key business issues related to Enterprise Information Management...

Busting 4 Popular Big Data Myths & Misconceptions

September 23, 2013 | 18:07
"Anyone who makes assertions and is unwilling to engage in a discussion or provide evidence for what they say, is probably someone who doesn't really know what they're talking about. Be very skeptical." That's the advice from Tom Deutsch, program director of big data and analytics at IBM. In this...

The curious data scientist

September 16, 2013 | 20:07
Hilary Mason is the "chief scientist emeritus" at Bitly, co-founder of HackNY, and an adviser to Accel Partners. She is also a curious data scientist, which is one factor that has led to her being one of the most influential people in her field. She talked with us about what it takes to be a top...

Real-world Use of Big Data in Retail

September 12, 2013 | 19:02
Swanie Tolentino, retail big data solutions & marketing leader at IBM, discusses key points from a research study titled, "The Real-world use of Big Data in Retail: How Innovative Retailers Extract Value from Uncertain Data." She also relates examples of how retailers are using big data and...

Importance of Context in Metadata

August 29, 2013 | 15:43
Sifting through the noise to find the signal in big data - the information that yields the most value to your analysis. That was the key point in this podcast between Claudia Imhoff, president of Intelligent Solutions and founder of Boulder BI Brain Trust, and David Corrigan, director of product...

Agile Data Governance

August 29, 2013 | 20:17
In the last of a three-part series, Mike Ferguson, an independent analyst with Intelligent Business, and David Corrigan, director of product marketing for IBM InfoSphere and Information Integration and Governance, discussed how to build confidence in big data. This segment looks at agile data...

Building Confidence in Big Data through Context

August 26, 2013 | 16:43
Mike Ferguson, an independent analyst with Intelligent Business, and David Corrigan, director of product marketing for IBM InfoSphere and Information Integration and Governance, talked recently about how to build confidence in big data. In this segment, they delved into context: how to visualize...

Raising Confidence in Big Data through Automated Integration

August 26, 2013 | 19:07
Mike Ferguson, an independent analyst with Intelligent Business Strategies, talked with David Corrigan, director of product marketing for IBM InfoSphere and Information Governance about how to raise confidence in big data. They focused their conversation around automated integration – the ability...

CIOs: Overcoming inertia and the 3-Legged Race of Culture

August 19, 2013 | 21:24
Tim Crawford is a renowned executive information technology thought leader in the areas of IT Transformation, Innovation and Cloud Computing. He has extensive experience working with startups through large enterprise organizations on strategic planning, organizational development, governance, and...