Introducing IBM SPSS Modeler 18: Working with big data and open source just got easier

People often say that good things come to those who wait. If you’ve been waiting for more powerful, flexible tools to help you work more effectively with big data and open source technology, your wait is over. IBM has just released a new version of the data mining workbench IBM SPSS® Modeler, which brings exciting […]

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No Report Left Behind: Upgrading to Cognos Analytics

By Nicolas Leduc, Product Management, Cognos Analytics In designing the upgrade from IBM Cognos Business Intelligence to IBM Cognos Analytics, we were very focused on removing any obstacles that companies might face in adopting the tool and leveraging existing content. That meant an absolute assurance to existing users that all of the content that was […]

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Ask the experts: Webinar Q& A – What’s new in IBM SPSS Modeler 18?

The recent webinar “What’s new in IBM SPSSModeler?” provided a first look at the new enhancements available with IBM SPSS® Modeler 18. We received so many great questions from the audience that we decided to include them here, along with responses from portfolio marketing manager Michael Sauceda and senior offering manager Ted Fischer. If you […]

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Introducing IBM SPSS Statistics 24: More power and productivity at your fingertips

On March 15 IBM announced the release ofIBM SPSS® Statistics 24, which brings many exciting new features and enhancements to the SPSS user community. This year, the updates focus on three areas: Statistics extensions, smarter data management, and productivity enhancements to existing features. The product development team listened closely to customer feedback and worked closely […]

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Ask the experts: Webinar Q&A – What’s new in IBM SPSS Statistics?

The recent webinar, “What’s new in IBM SPSS Statistics,” provided a first look at the new enhancements now available with IBM SPSS Statistics 24. We received so many great questions from the audience that we decided to include them here, along with responses from portfolio marketing manager Doug Stauber and lead developers Richard Cohen and […]

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IT Execs: Cognos Analytics Does Cloud Better (Part 1)

There are many differentiators to Cognos Analytics on Cloud (formerly Cognos Business Intelligence) and after hundreds of sales calls, we found continued access to on-premises data is the most vital. As IT professionals, you’ve invested time and infrastructure into a database that meets the operational and decision support needs of the business. Of course, we […]

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Enter the Cognitive Era with Smart Business Intelligence from IBM

Are your analytics smart enough to help you achieve your goals? The ever increasing adoption of analytics by business users is presenting a conundrum to organizations as they are confronted with the demands of new analytic users. First, there is traditional BI, which is focused on delivering analysis and reporting that is based on governed […]

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Take a Guided Tour of Your Data with IBM Cognos Analytics

Jason Tavoularis, Product Manager, IBM Cognos Analytics I was recently asked what I considered to be the most important advantage of the upgrade from IBM Cognos Business Intelligence to IBM Cognos Analytics. In light of the depth and breadth of new features and functionality, it was difficult to single out one benefit. Ultimately, the key […]

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Tackling the Challenge of Data Access and Preparation Capabilities

IBM’s goal to make analytics easier and more meaningful includes giving users time back so they can use insights to inspire the creative ideas that drive innovation and transformation. We’re on a mission IBM is on a mission to enable cognitive businesses with people at the center. To that end, cognitive technology has been embedded […]

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