Prescriptive analytics offers healthcare decision makers the opportunity to influence optimal future outcomes. Based on decision optimization technology, these capabilities allow users to not just recommend the best course of action for patients or providers, they also enable comparison of multiple
IBM is launching a live, virtual conference around AI. Community Day: Artificial Intelligence on October 11 from 10 AM to 4 PM Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). It’s a one-day exploration of applied AI, the tools that can help you harness it, and coding tutorials.
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
This week, Al Martin welcomes Jillian Lellis, senior data analyst at HOLT CAT, to the Making Data Simple podcast. Jill explores the significance of data visualization and the impact of visualizations on decision-making. Learn why visualization tools are increasing in importance as the volume of
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
On September 13, Rob Thomas together with ESPN anchor Hannah Storm, will lead a discussion around the transformative potential of AI, the importance of a multi-cloud architecture — and how companies representing a range of industries – from manufacturing to health care — are winning with AI. Attend
On this week's episode of Making Data Simple, Susara van den Heever, Data Science Program Director, IBM Analytics, sits down with us to give insights on practices that improve business efficiency and effectiveness. Learn the differences between predictive and prescriptive analytics, and how to
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.
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
Are you too late to join the social media game? How can you leverage social media to connect and engage with your clients? This week on Making Data Simple, we talk to our podcast producers Kate Nichols, Manager of Content Experience & Design for IBM Hybrid Data Management, and Fatima Sirhindi,
How do baseball scouts use machine learning and AI to predict player performance? Ari Kaplan, Principal at Aginity, and David Kearns, Offering Manager, IBM Analytics Ecosystem, join us to talk about the recent merge of H20.ai and IBM. They also discuss how baseball decisions are made using
Do you view technical content as a strategic part of your business? On this week's episode of "Making Data Simple," we are joined by Julia Montarbo (Bamford), IBM Hybrid Cloud Content Design and Strategy, and Jeff Levitt, IBM Hybrid Cloud Content Strategist. They talk about the strategy behind
Building on the success of the IBM Chief Data Officer Strategy Summit Fall 2017, the IBM Chief Data Officer Summit Spring 2018 took place 1 - 2 May in San Francisco. We've collected a full social recap in the below Twitter Moment, as well as interviews and keynote videos for you to peruse.
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
Every business is a data business. But not every business uses their data to solve business problems and compete more effectively. Nancy Hensley, Chief Digital Officer in IBM Analytics, joins us on this week’s podcast to discuss digital transformation and how you can use data and analytics to find