As coined by British mathematician Clive Humby, "data is the new oil." Like oil, data is valuable but it must be refined in order to provide value. Organizations need to collect, organize, and analyze their data across multi-cloud, hybrid cloud, and data lakes. Yet traditional ETL
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Imagine opening your mailbox and seeing a letter addressed to “current resident,” or having your financial institution’s AI powered digital assistant inform you that your replacement card is on its way to your old address.
Most people would take this impersonal letter, throw it in the trash, and go
Let’s say you’re the Chief Technology Officer of a bank or retailer struggling to infuse AI that aims to improve customer experiences. You likely face three main challenges:
Data sprawl: Your customer data is currently on multiple clouds, including on-premises and a cloud data lake storage
The Academy Awards provided a great example of the challenges of data integration. The business output of the data integration processes in the award ceremony is the announcement of a winner in a specific category.
Data transformation doesn’t have to mean moving data away from its source. Rather, modern approaches to data transformation offer a range of advantages that can help enhance performance while heightening access to data.
Data is widely seen as the new source of competitive advantage, driving smarter decisions and helping enterprises outthink their rivals. But opportunities are often missed. Getting the data needed from multiple underlying systems can take far too long for application developers, business analysts
Volumes of data generated from a variety of sources can be a challenge to wrangle. Take a look at the advanced Design Data Flow beta capability of IBM Bluemix Data Connect that enables consumption of large data volumes from disparate sources, which can then be curated for deriving insights and
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In the highly competitive video game industry, keeping players engaged and loyal is crucial in capturing a major share of this lucrative market. Doing so involves using big data analytics to harness innovation and understand what players expect.
Data engineers have much to learn from water management professionals, who have mastered the art of keeping filtered water on tap—ready at a moment’s notice. As information volumes begin to deluge data repositories and outpace traditional approaches, data professionals must use every tool at their