It's well-established that customer retention is much less expensive than customer acquisition. Therefore, preventing churn is a priority for nearly every company. A vital part of a viable strategy for preventing churn is the effective use of data. Let’s look at the role predictive analytics can
IBM is well-known for its powerful legacy of design throughout the 1980s. But the company’s focus on design dimmed until Phil Gilbert stepped up to the plate in 2010 and instilled design thinking throughout the company, empowering a legion of designers. The focus on hiring talent, investing in
On this week's episode of Making Data Simple, Susara van den Heever, Data Science Program Director, IBM Analytics, sits down with us to give insights on practices that improve business efficiency and effectiveness. Learn the differences between predictive and prescriptive analytics, and how to
According to real estate data firm Co-Star, over 90 million square feet of retail space is slated to close this year, leading observers to point to an obvious truth: empathy matters in customer service.
Organizations everywhere, from massive governments to the smallest start-ups, are in a race for the best-possible data expertise and tools. To help your team understand the data science journey, IBM created the Data Science for All webcast.
On June 13th 2017, Hortonworks and IBM announced an extension of our partnership. A key part of this partnership is the collaboration on IBM Data Science Experience (DSX). This collaboration is win-win in that it brings a production-ready full-cycle data science experience to Hortonworks Data
As a business technology professional, you need to manage your company’s information resources 24x7 while juggling concurrent projects and staying up to speed on changes in the technology and in your chosen field. You’re stretched thin but continue to seek out professional learning opportunities
The financial industry faces a wide range of priorities including customer experience, instant fulfillment, cyber security, risk management and compliance, and expenses. A modern financial services platform is needed to strengthen financial businesses as they progress into the future. And this
Internet of Things data, devices and technologies are evolving into a core platform that is expected to impact business flexibility and more. Take a look at some key comprehensive best practices for Internet of Things–enabled application development that can put speed and agility into your business
Check out the ebook, Improving Financial Performance with Predictive Analytics, from Ventana Research that explores the many ways businesses can apply predictive analytics and data science techniques to grow revenue, shrink costs and improve margins.
How can a new generation of wealth management advisors enhance their offerings with advanced technology? Hear wealth management experts Alex Baghdjian, April Rudin and Bill Sullivan discuss cognitive technology for financial advisors that can automate mundane tasks and help them deliver enhanced
Organizations looking to transform their operations can turn to data science for an approach that offers the ability to predict events and behavior, prescribe actions, derive insights and make informed decisions. Learn more about how you can tap into the power of data science through predictive
One of the chief data officer’s primary responsibilities is to support the company’s strategy for monetization. Learn how investing in essential technologies can help your team create a data strategy that aligns with your organization’s monetization strategy to empower the business as a whole.