Emory University Hospital collects and analyzes intensive care unit patient data in near-real time, speeding the delivery of potentially lifesaving insight by 95 percent or more, when it engages IBM and IBM Business Partner Excel Medical Electronics to deploy an IBM streaming analytics system,
Big Data & Analytics Heroes
Terri DeanChief Membership Officer at Girl Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania
Terri Dean, Chief Membership Officer at the Girl Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania and this week’s IBM Big Data and Analytics hero, shares how big data transformed how they retain members.
Through IBM predictive analytics, the Girl Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania is able to better understand and retain its declining member base now that it has insight into which girls tend to stay with the organization longer.
IBM Predictive Customer Intelligence solutions helps provide a consistent and profitable experience across all channels including marketing outreach, sales and customer service; and across all touch points whether online, through a call center, mobile apps, social media or in a store.
In an increasingly competitive and polarized marketplace with rising customer expectations, the traditional means of competitive differentiation are being challenged as never before. To respond, retailers need to evolve their focus to become customer-centric in both strategy and execution. This
In giving us a look at the big data market and use cases within the Middle East and Africa region, Ali reminds us of the 5000-year history behind big data, which effectively was born in Mesopotamia. In more present day scenarios, he describes “an exploratory curiosity sandbox,” which is a method he
Big Data without analytics is just data, but how do you perform the analytics? Christy Maver, product marketing manager for InfoSphere BigInsights, answers that question and gives examples of how in-Hadoop analytics are changing the game.
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Using a powerful big data platform from IBM, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine clinicians cut research timelines from nearly a year to only a few weeks to help accelerate the pace of discovery and, ultimately, improve patient health.