Interested in learning what it takes to operate a start-up? On this episode of Making Data Simple, host Al Martin sits down with Simon Lightstone, IBM offering manager, to discuss what it took to get his startup off the ground. Simon offers tips to those facing a similar experience and describes
Today's manufacturing organizations operate in a dynamic environment characterized by increased complexity and uncertainty. The financial performance of manufacturers hinges on their ability to rapidly adapt to constantly-changing conditions, from demand fluctuations to delivery challenges while
Sales compensation programs are incredibly effective for aligning salespeople with company objectives. An organization can sink or swim by whether salespeople know the most forward-thinking and effective sales performance management (SPM) solutions.
In this episode of Making Data Simple, Ember Crooks, Db2 Lead DBA and Delivery Manager at Xtivia, IBM Champion and IBM Gold Consultant, sits down to talk about her experience in the data science field. She shares her industry expertise, career goals, and tips for those looking to venture into the
Back by popular demand in this week's episode is Nancy Hensley, Director of Offering Management for IBM Hybrid Cloud. Nancy is joined by Sean Ellis, CEO and founder of GrowthHackers.com, who coined the term growth hacking several years ago. Sean and Nancy share ways to find the Northstar metric for
On this week's episode, John J Thomas, Distinguished Engineer and Director for IBM Analytics, and Steve Moore, Senior Content Designer and Story Strategist, join us to talk about data science and how your business can best weave the skills of a data scientist into their decisions. Learn how to
This week, Dez Blanchfield, Strategist and Data Science Practitioner at Gara Guru, and Bob Hayes, Data Scientist and President of Business Over Broadway, debate the role of Clickers versus Coders in the Data Science industry. Is one role more critical than the other? What skills are required to be
Gain a fresh perspective on data and AI in the healthcare industry from Tanmay Bakshi. Recorded live at the IBM Toronto Lab in Canada, Bakshi and host Al Martin discuss the impact of data in healthcare, including mental health for youth and helping people communicate through the use of brain
http://www.ibm.com/us-en/marketplace/integrated-analytics-systemHow is data science changing with the availability of high-performance data platforms? Vikram Murali, director of IBM Integrated Analytics Systems and Db2 Event Store development, Jay Wentworth, STSM of appliance architecture, and
If you work in the field of sales commissions, you’re likely aware of ASC 606, the five-step revenue recognition model and timelines. The basic premise on which both ASC 606 and IFRS 15 have been formulated is that an organization can recognize revenue from a customer contract only when the
One thing that a recent event in Beijing, China confirmed is there’s no shortage of interest in machine learning for developers in that region. Take a look at snapshots of event highlights featuring rich content on artificial intelligence, cognitive capabilities, machine learning and more presented
Is your data driving your daily customer interactions? Don’t ignore what analytics can be doing for you in the now. Instead, discover how arming yourself with data from the outset can help you meet customers where they are.
Flight delays because of weather are inevitable for frequent flyers and infrequent travelers alike. Fortunately, we are living in an era in which applications such as the flight predictor app can be quickly and cost-effectively designed, built and tested to stay abreast of useful information for