No one keeps a weather eye like the property and casualty industry does. In their incessant quest to mitigate and prevent natural disasters, insurance providers can be among the chief beneficiaries of weather analytics, gauging weather-related risks to protect insured assets and avoid incurring
Weather’s power over us is undeniable. But now big data analytics can help enterprises take advantage of forecasts to anticipate how the weather is going to influence consumers, and then measure, monitor, predict and execute strategy against a nonstop flow of weather data.
Attend IBM Insight 2015 to watch the semifinalists in the Hack the Weather hackathon present their projects to a panel of judges, and learn how to use weather-driven analysis to address your own analytics-related business challenges.
Weather can be just as important a factor in retail success as location is. Both by boosting planning efficiency and by mitigating supply chain risk, weather data analytics can help retailers predict and meet customer demand—rain, snow or shine.
The insurance industry is poised to leverage business intelligence from Internet of Things data to offer policyholders value-added services and process optimization. But these opportunities require getting beyond mere point solutions and deploying a comprehensive, scalable and flexible Internet of
Everybody talks about the weather—and now businesses can turn that talk into insight. A recent hackathon highlighted ways data scientists can create smart data applications for meteorological forecasting and address the weather data analytics needs of a range of organizations.
Managing increasing amounts of data from numerous sources can challenge organizations that want to derive insight from it. However, new technologies can help companies integrate this information successfully to drive their businesses.
Many of us might not give much thought to weather data having an impact on business outcomes and decision making. Surprisingly, there are many ways weather can effect organizations spanning many industries. And a great way to learn more is to attend IBM Insight 2015, which will highlight the recent
Although weather is one of the most significant influences on business performance in a wide array of industries, it is also one of the least predictable. Join us at “Hack the Weather” to learn how smart data applications could usher in the next stage of meteorological forecasting.
Thanks to a deluge of sensor data, not only is our ability to forecast the weather more accurate than ever, but this information also can be used in exciting new ways. In this Internet of Things podcast, see how The Weather Company is helping businesses use weather data for competitive advantage.
Organizations don’t have to be helpless in the face of emergencies and disaster events. Using the power of data-driven impact analytics, organizations can anticipate and simulate emergency scenarios to improve response decisions and reduce economic and human costs.
The Internet and our social feeds are full of blogs, news and articles on the strides that the public sector is making with big data and analytics. This issue of Public Sector News skims the wires and focuses on some interesting articles that offer food for thought and debate.
If your world is anything like mine, this week has flown by and, with it, a large and growing list of articles that I want to find time to read! To help, I’ve made a list of the articles that we might both be interested in.
While the livestream event focused on the Internet of Things (IoT), I felt that IoT wasn't actually the true, overarching message at all. In my opinion, the absolutely key takeaway was the idea of "standardization."