IBM Big Data and Analytics Ecosystem Exchange webcasts

Formerly called IBM tech talks

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  • + ExpandWe are now in the era of big data – Is data warehousing dead?

    Many pundits proclaim the demise of the data warehouse with the rise of Hadoop and other technologies that can manage big data. See how customers can realize benefits based on the IBM Big Data Platform based on both new Hadoop technologies and tried and warehousing

    The session covers:

  • + ExpandJoin the Hadoop Stampede - Introducing the New IBM PureData System for Hadoop

    Find out how the IBM PureData System for Hadoop can help you and your customers rapidly deploy enterprise class Hadoop. This new expert integrated system delivers a smarter way to reduce complexity, accelerate time to value, and improve IT economics. It is a purpose-built, standards-based system that architecturally integrates IBM InfoSphere BigInsights Hadoop-based software, server, and storage into a single, easy-to-manage system.

    The speakers cover the use cases, technology, and integration scenarios that enable ISVs to penetrate the growing Hadoop market.

  • + ExpandInfoSphere Data Explorer: Jump Starting Your Big Data Journey with Big Data Exploration

    How do you start your big data journey? How do you get your arms around all of the data you have, figure out how it is being used, and leverage it for tangible business benefits? Big data exploration is the ability to explore and navigate all of the potential data sources in your enterprise so-called “new” data and traditional enterprise data to determine how best to proceed. Big data exploration can also drive greater efficiencies in business processes, yield new insights from combining and analyzing data types in new ways, and new business models, with resulting increased market presence and revenue.

    You will learn how to:

  • + ExpandInfoSphere Streams: Capture and analyze data in motion

    This session provides an introduction to InfoSphere Streams. IBM InfoSphere Streams is an advanced computing platform that allows user-developed applications to ingest, analyze, and correlate information quickly as it arrives from thousands of real-time sources. The solution can handle very high data throughput rates: up to millions of events or messages per second.

    InfoSphere Streams helps you:

    This session is targeted to customers and business partners who are not familiar with IBM big data or individuals previously trained on IBM big data looking for a refreshed introduction. Content is introductory to intermediate technical level.

  • + ExpandInfoSphere BigInsights V2.0: Big Data Tool for Visualization, Monitoring, Development
  • + ExpandIntroduction to IBM Big Data Platform

    This session provides an introduction to the IBM big data platform. The presentation and discussion introduce bringing big data to the enterprise with BigInsights, InfoSphere Streams, and Data Explorer. It is targeted to IBM Business Partners who are not familiar with IBM big data or partners previously trained on IBM big data looking for a refreshed and modern introduction. Content is introductory to intermediate technical level.

    The key platform capabilities include:

    The platform blends traditional technologies that are well suited for structured, repeatable tasks together with complementary new technologies that address speed and flexibility and are ideal for adhoc data exploration, discovery, and unstructured analysis.

  • + ExpandIntroduction to Risk Analytics

    IBM risk analytics solutions enable the world’s most successful companies to make risk-aware decisions through smarter enterprise risk management programs and methodologies - driving business performance and better outcomes.

    The combined risk management capabilities of Algorithmics and OpenPages help companies achieve profitable growth and address increasing demands for regulatory compliance in today’s volatile and complex market conditions.

    IBM risk management solutions enable you to:

    Risk Analytics capabilities include:

    During this session, we will introduce you to the world of Risk Analytics by showcasing a few examples.

  • + ExpandPredictive analytics and decision management – an overview

    Predictive analytics helps organizations predict what might happen next so that they can make smarter decisions and improve business outcomes. IBM offers easy-to-use predictive analytics products that meet the specific needs of different users and skill levels from beginners to experienced analysts. Predictive analytics capabilities include:

    IBM Analytical Decision Management delivers real-time recommendations so that your organization can consistently drive better outcomes. By integrating predictive analytics, local rules, scoring, and optimization techniques into your systems, this platform enables real-time, adaptive decision-making, and automatic assessment and optimization of resources.

  • + ExpandPerformance management, an overview

    Learn about the strategy and innovation driving our opportunities in the Office of Finance. We discuss how Cognos solutions help customers achieve their performance management needs. Listen to some success stories and tips on how to articulate our strategy for financial performance management to prospects and customers.

  • + ExpandBusiness intelligence, an overview

    Make better and smarter business decisions faster with IBM solutions that take business intelligence to a whole new level. IBM innovations in business intelligence can enable more people with broader analytics capabilities so that everyone has the relevant information necessary to drive your business forward. IBM products are designed to integrate with one another, so you can start addressing your most pressing business intelligence needs almost immediately, with the confidence that you can grow your solution over time to meet future requirements.

    Learn how IBM Cognos Business Intelligence works. This in-depth overview covers all of the relevant components of the Cognos BI platform, including real-life examples of how customers use it.

  • + ExpandIntroduction to Business analytics

    Studies show that organizations that apply analytics outperform their peers. And those organizations with a high analytics quotient – that is, a broad-based, analytics-driven culture – perform, on average, three times better.

    Business analytics helps organizations recognize subtle trends and patterns so they can anticipate and shape events and improve outcomes. Not only can they drive more top-line growth and control costs, they can also identify risks that might derail plans – and take timely corrective action.

    IBM business analytics software uniquely enables organizations to apply analytics to decision-making, anytime, anywhere. You can: