In business, aspiring to world-class is not enough when your competitors are already there. About half of the companies listed on the S&P 500 will be replaced over the next 10 years. Compared to the past, what’s unique about the disruption happening today is the rapid pace of change. During
Capitalogix is a hedge fund, but it’s really a data science firm in disguise. They work to understand and exploit capital markets by building custom data science models that can analyze massive amounts of data from as many sources as possible. Capitalogix’s need for high-performance analytics and
Many companies struggle with outdated, duplicate or incorrect customer data. At Localiza, we can go beyond identifying the customer by name, profession and role -- to customizing the entire experience based on the customer’s past history with us. With this 360-degree view of each customer’s current
In part one of the Capitalogix data science story, I focused on their strategic need for a data platform that supports speed, data variety and custom-built algorithms to find advantages for their business. A key success driver: they worked to make life better for the people on the front lines of
With the automated AI and ML advancements, you may find yourself wondering--what are the overall impacts to business? How will all of this technological progress impact the ways we run our business and perform our jobs?
In my last blog, I stressed the need for a modern data architecture (MDA) to underpin the next generation of the cognitive enterprise, fully harness data using the latest technologies, and sustain a platform-centric business model that supports people, process and technology optimized around
Intel's Melvin Greer, Senior Principal Engineer and Chief Data Scientist, Americas writes about the data strategy necessary to execute the promises of AI and touts their collaboration with IBM on Cloud Pak for Data. But before anyone can execute an AI strategy, they’ll need a data strategy.
There is no AI without data. That’s why we’ve put together a prescriptive set of five steps we call the ladder to AI to help our enterprise clients get their data ready. The journey of the AI ladder starts with collecting the data you need to build models, followed by organizing your data so you
The IBM Institute for Business Value found that 85 percent of companies manage a multicloud environment. That means an overwhelming majority of businesses use a multicloud approach to enable greater flexibility and application modernization.
Some companies have found that while some clouds are a
Guy Taylor, head of data and data driven intelligence at Nedbank, joins the podcast. He and host Al Martin discuss the state of the banking industry, machine learning practices -- and why you should add a South African safari to your bucket list. Suit up for an incredibly engaging conversation.