IBM invented the SQL language and the concept of a query optimizer back in the late 1970s. Four decades later, how and where we store data has changed dramatically, but the expertise to optimize queries derived from decades of advanced research remains a core IBM competency. And the ability to
IBM today announced exciting news about their Open Platform initiative with Apache Hadoop. And at its DataFirst Launch Event tonight, IBM will provide an early access view of the new IBM Project DataWorks with Watson, along with an introduction to DataFirst Services from IBM. IBM today also
Chris Snow, a data and application architect, enjoys helping customers with their data architectures and is working extensively on an open source app project in his spare time. Hear what Snow has to say about his IT experience spanning several industries, his current efforts with customers and his
The importance of data science expertise, techniques and tools in a world rapidly employing advanced cognitive systems cannot be understated. Learn more about how business analysts, data scientists, data engineers, application developers and other professionals with analytical skills sets are using
Andrew Oliver is president and founder of Mammoth Data (formerly Open Software Integrators), a large data consulting firm based in Durham, North Carolina. In this interview, join Andrew and IBM data science evangelist James Kobielus for an enlightening discussion about doing data science in the
Many organizations can capitalize on big data solutions and technologies to make use of expanded volumes of data for enhancing the critical decisions that drive successful business outcomes. And yet, a number of these enterprises can be inhibited from moving big data initiatives forward for a
Joe Caserta is founder and president of Caserta Concepts, a New York–based innovation technology and consulting firm that specializes in big data analytics, data warehousing, ETL and business intelligence. Don’t miss this enlightening discussion between Joe Caserta and IBM data science evangelist
And they said resilience—continuous data access in the face of outages, failures and downtime—across distributed data sources is impossible. Yet the recent IBM BigInsights release offers this capability in its IBM Big Replicate technology. Get an inside look at resilience in an interview with Jim
Chris Maddern is cofounder of Button, the leading marketplace for app connections. Before starting Button, Chris led mobile engineering for popular social payments network Venmo and founded several mobile products startups. Learn more in this interview as Chris talks with IBM data science
Join IBM data science evangelist James Kobielus and Dave Saranchak, a data scientist with Elder Research, to discover how Dave develops and applies statistical data modeling techniques for national security clients.
Join IBM data science evangelist James Kobielus as he interviews Jennifer Shin, the founder of data science, analytics and technology company 8 Path Solutions. A recognized thought leader, Jennifer is a data science contributor for the IBM Big Data & Analytics Hub.