The excitement over big data has grown so dramatically as to assume the status of a movement. But what is the value, the function, the purpose? The most actionable thing to be gained from data is prediction. This is achieved by analytically learning from data how to render predictions for each
Through IBM predictive analytics, the Girl Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania is able to better understand and retain its declining member base now that it has insight into which girls tend to stay with the organization longer.
IBM Predictive Customer Intelligence solutions helps provide a consistent and profitable experience across all channels including marketing outreach, sales and customer service; and across all touch points whether online, through a call center, mobile apps, social media or in a store.
This latest research from IBM holds key insights into how companies are adopting big data and analytics, cloud, mobile and social. More importantly, the study shows that pacesetting organizations exhibit three key characteristics that set them apart from the rest.
Research shows that enterprises only analyze 12 percent of their data. InfoSphere BigInsights for Hadoop empowers enterprises of all sizes to cost effectively manage and analyze big data so that they leverage all data and not just a sliver.
"The issue around identifying targeted analysis for anti-corruption is you just can't look at one data source," says Vince Walden, a partner at Ernst & Young with responsibility for fraud investigation and dispute services. "When you're looking for potentially improper payments that could be
Watson Foundations, an IBM Big Data & Analytics Platform, presents Optimizing Operations; Countering Fraud & Threats with Vestas, the world's largest wind energy company. Vestas uses stream computing to know exactly where to place their wind turbines for more precise ROI forecasting and
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Watson Foundations, an IBM Big Data & Analytics Platform, presents Transforming Management Processes with the Chickasaw Nation Department of Commerce. They use IBM analytics for planning and forecasting in their casinos to get a real-time view on what's profitable. So they can react fast and
We have so much data available today that customers utilize to determine when, what and from who they buy. The onus then is on businesses to make data work for them. Listen to Corrigan tell the story of big data as it relates to insights from analytics that engage customers in new ways.
The amount of data we generate today from machines, the Internet of Things, social and the plethora of mobile devices is overwhelming. Researchers today are already experimenting with vehicles that produce 250 gigabytes of data an hour! The challenge then is to connect all the data we have. Jerry
With big data financial and transactional data no longer in silos, we can now look at them together. Vince Walden, Ernst and Young partner, says that big data technologies allow them to look at data from all angles.