Haruto Sakamoto, the Chief Information Officer at a Japanese multinational imaging company, had a few challenges to contend with. His business units had a presence in 180 countries worldwide with geographically-dispersed data warehouses and business intelligence applications in various locations.
While data is an enterprise’s most valuable resource when it comes to gaining competitive advantage and improving business performance, time is a critical component. Businesses run 24x7, tasking our data citizens to maximize actionable insights that will drive the actions of tomorrow.
Most businesses, independent of their business model, are concerned with compliance and profit. The business must comply with the law, regulations and conduct guidelines, and to be sustainable, the business must remain profitable.
Most organizations are moving software development methods to newer agile methods to benefit from better technology capabilities, delivered more rapidly and with improved quality. But, finding the "right data" for agile development and continuous testing can be tricky. Learn how to make it simpler.
Your business is collecting more data than ever, and like many other businesses out there, at some point you’ll face having to tackle the inevitable data overload problem. After all, computing resources are not unlimited. Discover how to proactively implement an automated ILM strategy to achieve an
Regulations to protect the banking industry’s institutions, consumers and the economy continue to evolve, which escalates the complexity of banks’ imperatives to ensure accuracy, completeness and lineage of data. The IBM InfoSphere Information Governance Catalog offers banks an easily accessible,
A master data management (MDM) strategy can help businesses make intelligent business decisions and avoid unnecessary expenses while enabling efficient deployment and saving time spent on implementation. Discover the four essential capabilities of a strong MDM solution and how they can help you
Data can be the lifeblood for empowering healthcare organizations to proactively enhance patient outcomes. See how two healthcare entities applied master data management to innovate successful healthcare initiatives.
Researchers at the University of Montana were interested in preventing epilepsy in patients suffering from traumatic brain injuries. As they began to gather data, they realized how crucial it was to be able to analyze this massive amount of data in a short period of time.
“Let’s say there was a magical crystal ball to predict the future,” says John Choi, director of product management and strategy for the IBM Big Data portfolio. “If you could look into that crystal ball, you’d know a lot more about your customers.” That kind of end-to-end predictive analytics
With today’s sophisticated, connected customer, the traditional 360-degree view is not sufficient, so businesses are focusing on improving customer experience.
The key to enriching customer experience is an enhanced 360-degree view of the customer, which understands everything about your most
In October 2014, Forrester Consulting worked with IBM on a commissioned study to analyze the total economic impact that IBM’s Information Management solutions have on three specific big data use cases to help its customers solve important business problems.
Through interviews and data aggregation