The IBM Data Science and AI Elite team showed that PostNord can predict non-deliveries of traceable items depending on address, weather condition, sizes and time of delivery. By leveraging AI, it’s possible to reduce non-deliveries by 50 percent annually, beneficial for both customers and PostNord
With its electro-light tulip garden, disco ball-adorned trees and no stone-left-unturned music lineup, "Denmark’s Most Beautiful Festival" aims to surpass guests’ expectations on safety, comfort and entertainment, from its uncannily clean bathrooms down to its whimsical camp-in-a-beer-can glamping
The Internet and subscription-service businesses have changed how we access everything from news to shopping to music. So, is it any wonder that software has followed suit? In this blog, we’ll look at the differences between an SPSS Statistics Subscription and the traditional on-premises license
At IBM, we led the humans to the moon and coined the term machine learning 50 years ago. Now we are helping organizations scale the ladder to AI to reap rewards in growth, productivity and efficiency with IBM Watson. This journey to AI mirrors the history of travel. In this blog, I’ll describe how
Evolving from departmental, small-group AI projects to an enterprise data science platform can put your business on a path to significant competitive advantage. Those who don’t seize the opportunity risk falling behind the curve. But some might not be sure how to begin. If you’re interested in
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