Welcome to the second Public Sector Watch at IBM Insight 2015, where we debate data and analytics issues affecting government, education and healthcare. The Watch was in Las Vegas for the premier data and analytics conference, IBM Insight 2015. Topics discussed include the similarities between
Welcome to Public Sector Watch at IBM Insight 2015, where we debate data and analytics issues affecting government, education and healthcare. The Watch is in Las Vegas this week for the premiere data and analytics conference, IBM Insight 2015. Topics discussed include the similarities between
Chris Clark, COO of Fiberlink (an IBM company), reminds us that “mobile never stops. It runs like water, finds every crevice.” As such organizations (and CIOs) must be fully aware of potential exposures and their risks so that they can adequately protect client data and their organization as a
The mobile market is continually growing with “mobile-based payments in the United States expected to reach $142 billion in volume in 2019.” With mobile comes mobile data and the grave need for security. Vijay Dheap, global product manager for IBM MobileFirst, declares that “mobile security
"The issue around identifying targeted analysis for anti-corruption is you just can't look at one data source," says Vince Walden, a partner at Ernst & Young with responsibility for fraud investigation and dispute services. "When you're looking for potentially improper payments that could be
With big data financial and transactional data no longer in silos, we can now look at them together. Vince Walden, Ernst and Young partner, says that big data technologies allow them to look at data from all angles.
The organization that can quickly extract insight from their data AND leverage the data achieves an advantage. Rick Clements, IBM's director of marketing for Big Data says, "we are moving from the notion of big data to fast data, where what really matters is speed...and real-time actionable insight
Ernst & Young (EY) uses IBM BigInsights platform to leverage big data and analytics to combat fraud. By running test queries across multiple transactions they can identify fraudulent transactions and mitigate risk for its customers.
Businesses today must sell confidence:confidence in their company, confidence in their product and, more importantly, confidence that they are protecting customer data. Thomas Bauman, an IT performance architect for Swiss Mobiliar, declares that "secure data is as important as customers who feel
The concern about consumer data privacy has never been higher. For example, 86% of Americans are concerned with data collection from Internet browsing and how it is used, and 70% of Europeans are concerned about the reuse of their personal data. With data breaches and issues such as the NSA’s