5 key attributes of effective data monetization strategy

by VARiedy, February 6, 2017

In cognitive computing era, new revenue generation stream has emerged with data at center...

 

IBM’s big data meetup program approaches a significant milestone

by VAriedy, February 3, 2017

IBM’s community of big data developers continues to grow. As our Big Data Developer...

Thinking of insurance fraud as a “cost of doing business” needs to end

by VARiedy, February 2, 2017

Many suggest that the insurance industry’s operating models already include the cost of fraud,...

Extending the scope and utility of data integration

by VARiedy, February 2, 2017

It is said that more data has been created in the past two years...

 

Capturing IoT data from network’s edge to the cloud

by VARiedy, February 1, 2017

IoT is the next goldmine of data. Today, it’s still largely untapped information that...

Cognitive technology and the future of financial services

by VARiedy, January 31, 2017

The financial industry faces a wide range of priorities including customer experience, instant fulfillment,...

First IBM France Sparkathon a winning success

by VARiedy, January 30, 2017

The grand finale of the first IBM France Sparkathon invited Apache Spark developers to...

Stream processing and the IBM Open Platform

by VARiedy , January 27, 2017

Analyzing streams of big data in real time can have a big impact on...

Internet of Things: Setting business vision on speed and agility

by VARiedy, January 27, 2017

Internet of Things data, devices and technologies are evolving into a core platform that...

Going beyond collaboration to achieve data-driven success

by VARiedy, January 25, 2017

Today’s businesses need a culture of collaboration that empowers knowledge workers to glean cognitive...

Disrupting the in-home senior care industry

by VARiedy, January 24, 2017

Elderly care is on tap to be a critical need in the coming decades....

Social media data and the customer-centric strategy

by VARiedy, January 24, 2017

The unprecedented evolution of social media data’s influence on business can have tremendous impact...

Recent books that spotlight how change is impacting our world

by VARiedy, January 20, 2017

Are you looking for a book to help you navigate through the extraordinary changes...

Kaminario Case Study: It’s All About Performance

by VARiedy, January 19, 2017

Introduction As an industry leader in education technology – hosting the domains of thousands...

Charting the data lake: Rethinking data models for data lake

by VARiedy , January 16, 2017

Data models for developing data warehouses need to evolve for managing and defining data...

Taking another look at in-database analytics

by VARiedy, January 11, 2017

Data transformation doesn’t have to mean moving data away from its source. Rather, modern...

10 expert tips to boost agility with Hadoop as a service

by VARiedy, January 11, 2017

In a recent CrowdChat discussion, a group of Hadoop and Spark subject matter experts...

2017 outlook for CDOs and CIOs

by VARiedy, January 4, 2017

Now that we’re into the swing of 2017, the time is ripe for the...

How to build an all-purpose big data engine with Hadoop and Spark

by VARiedy, January 4, 2017

Some organizations misunderstand the optimized way to use Hadoop and Spark together, primarily because...

The Big Data Dudes and the Lost in Las Vegas Mystery feature film

by VARiedy, January 4, 2017

Ever hear of the Big Data Dudes? If not, crawl out from under that...

The big data challenge of transformation for the manufacturing industry

by VARiedy , January 3, 2017

The manufacturing industry finds itself embroiled in major changes these days, and analytics, cloud-based...

The magic of planning analytics: A holiday story

by VARiedy, December 22, 2016

Holiday operations can be quite demanding for any organization, but if you operate from...

Riding the wave of digital disruption with real-time cognitive insight

by VARiedy , December 22, 2016

Businesses that engage in digital transformation can transform their activities, processes and models to...

How to navigate—and conquer—the world of Hadoop and Spark

by VARiedy, December 22, 2016

IBM has identified a number of common problems that many businesses find themselves facing...

LAN Modernization Case Study

by VARiedy, December 20, 2016

Introduction With a need for a serious Network, Voice, and Emergency Systems upgrade, the...

 

Power of the partner: Customer experience management for corporate accounts in telecommunications

by VARiedy, December 20, 2016

Customer experience management can be compared to finding a needle in a haystack. Yet,...

It takes two: People and performance analytics for sales compensation

by VARiedy, December 19, 2016

Don’t let your sales compensation dashboard tell you half the story. Take a look...

Public sector: Hadoop, Spark and the 360-degree view of citizens

by VARiedy, December 19, 2016

To serve citizens effectively and efficiently, public entities can draw from the private sector’s...

Case in point: Verizon’s cognitive journey and the customer experience

by VARiedy, December 15, 2016

Without question, our lives are very different from only a couple decades ago, thanks...

Dark data: The elusive black swan and financial fraud, part 2

by VARiedy, December 16, 2016

Hunting the elusive black swan that is a fraudulent high-value payment requires a meticulous...

Hadoop and Spark coaches: Training and insights for all maturity levels

by VARiedy, December 15, 2016

At the core of many big data architectures is Apache Hadoop and Apache Spark....

10 reasons to be excited about data analytics in 2017

by VARiedy, December 15, 2016

What does 2017 hold for the many-faceted world of data analytics? Explore these predictions...

The future of big data lies in integration

by VARiedy, December 13, 2016

The concept of big data fabric represents a fundamental change in how businesses approach...

What successful GDPR strategies have in common

by VARiedy, December 14, 2016

IBM Insight at World of Watson 2016 had a lot of worldwide focus on...

Dark data: The elusive black swan and financial fraud, part 1

by VARiedy, December 13, 2016

Incumbent fraud-detection models just aren’t up to the task of revealing black swans in...

Information architecture: The key to governance, integration and automation

by VARiedy, December 12, 2016

Emerging technologies—3D printing, cloud computing, the Internet of Things, mobile computing, sensors, wearable devices...

Machine learning: The big draw at a big Beijing, China event

by VARiedy, December 12, 2016

One thing that a recent event in Beijing, China confirmed is there’s no shortage...

Can Master Data Management and entity analytics be self-service?

by VARiedy, December 12, 2016

Historically, Master Data Management (MDM) projects have focused on creating a single view of...

Sales performance management and C-level goals

by VARiedy, December 9, 2016

Before diving into planning for sales compensation, get a fix on the company’s business...

Gauging your organization’s readiness to drive digital disruption

by VARiedy, December 9, 2016

Businesses have come to expect that smart rivals wielding digital technologies will disrupt their...

Gaining a digital transformation edge through cognitive technologies

by VARiedy, December 8, 2016

Cognitive technologies such as advanced analytics and artificial intelligence are emerging as vital tools...

Experimenting with Hadoop is now easier than ever before

by VARiedy, December 7, 2016

Many forward-thinking organizations want to investigate how big data analytics helps them outthink and...

The power to predict, transform and optimize business

by VARiedy, December 6, 2016

Organizations looking to transform their operations can turn to data science for an approach...