Let’s be honest: no one wakes up in the morning excited to go through a procurement process. This reaction can be particularly true where data management is concerned. When quick responses to market changes are necessary, it’s essential to be able to adjust your architecture rapidly without
How to build a modern data management platform ready for the AI future
Every data architect knows the value of keeping their data management platform up-to-date and ready for the next phase. Yet how to put this into practice is not always clear. With many businesses embarking on their journey to AI
The IBM Data Science and AI Elite team showed that PostNord can predict non-deliveries of traceable items depending on address, weather condition, sizes and time of delivery. By leveraging AI, it’s possible to reduce non-deliveries by 50 percent annually, beneficial for both customers and PostNord
With the amount of choices surrounding big data analytics, data lakes and AI, it can sometimes be difficult to tell fact from fiction. With more than 40% of organizations expecting AI to be a “game changer,” it’s important to have a complete picture of the capabilities and opportunities available.
Imagine a day in the life of Sarah, a hypothetical Chief Data Officer at a major bank in South Africa. There are many expectations on her shoulders. She struggles to deliver business-ready data to fuel her organization and support the decision makers within the bank. It is her job to put in place a
DataOps is the orchestration of people, process, and technology to accelerate the quick delivery of high-quality data to data citizens. When done right, DataOps creates business value because users know what data they have, can trust the quality and its meaning, and use it without violating
High-quality data is the core requirement for any successful, business-critical analytics project. It is the key to unlock and generate business value and deliver insights in a timely fashion. However, stakeholders across the board are responsible for data delivery, quickly evolving requirements,
The expectation to achieve faster results continues to rise. Businesses everywhere are looking for ways to improve their operational efficiency and effectiveness to enable the best decision-making. The need to optimize typically comes to a head with the reality that there are many silos within any
Most businesses collect data but are unable to use it to generate business value or deliver insights in a timely fashion. Data volume and data types continue to grow, as do the different types of data citizens—ranging from business users to data scientists. As a result, data management and delivery
When planning for a day of business, how do you calculate the numerous factors that may affect your bottom-line revenue? For Serco, a company which operates a bike-sharing service throughout London, the answer was in their data.
All industries—from healthcare to retail to banking—are digitally transforming themselves every day to become more agile and stay competitive. However, all industries depend on data to be successful, and this impacts the way enterprises plan and execute their operations. Although enterprises have