Big data & analytics

Competition and statistics at Insight 2015

Big data & analytics

As an avid sports fan – OK, make that sports nut – I pay a lot of attention to statistics. As a competitor, stats are prevalent in my thinking, and as the father of a budding three-sport star, they are front and center of every game in which my son competes. Yes, I’m one of more

Maximizing storage technologies and optimizing performance

Flash storage, Integrated infrastructure, Software-defined storage...

Two big questions loom large in the data-centric market space for storage and software: What can be done to help data centers cope with the rapid growth of data for enterprise and cloud data centers? And, what can be done to analyze that data more effectively within IT, to improve real-world business outcomes? The IBM more

IBM Systems comes to Vegas for Insight 2015

Real-time analytics

Most people think of Vegas as the place to take a chance at the casino, see a theater performance, dine at world-renowned restaurants or look down from the Stratosphere—but it’s also one of the top conference destinations in the United States. Why not do it all? In a few weeks, the world’s premier analytics conference, more

Key Information Systems tackles cloud demands with IBM Power Systems

Power Systems, Workload & resource optimization

At Key Information Systems Inc. (KeyInfo), almost all the opportunities we’re working on today, and the conversations we’re having with clients, are in relation to hybrid cloud. Businesses are looking to get the right combination of services to meet their needs within whatever constraints they have around security, cost, performance and so on. We are more

What’s next for companies engaging in BPM?

Real-time analytics

Companies have been forced to find alternative approaches to lower costs, following the recession that has taken a toll on their bottom lines. Offshoring, rightsizing, performing cost control, and leveraging new technology have been all the rage over the last 5 years. The business process management (BPM) market has benefitted from this, as the drive more

Real-time just got a whole lot more real

Real-time analytics

Yesterday was a very exciting day for us at the TDWI Analytics Experience in Boston, as we unveiled a number of partnerships that significantly expand analytics capabilities within the IBM z Systems ecosystem. You can get the word directly from my boss, Ross Mauri, General Manager of IBM z Systems, who set out the basics more

The truth about real-time analytics in the era of big data

Big data & analytics, Modern data platforms, Real-time analytics...

Every day we see the impact of real-time analytics and personalization on modern business. Mobile has been the ultimate catalyst, driving new customer experiences that are tailored to the individual, as data fuels a race to provide more value than competitors do. The emergence of the open data economy is enabling access to entirely new more

The power of IBM z13 analytics for real-time transactions

Mainframes, Real-time analytics, Servers...

When it comes to extracting meaningful information from data, organizations today are challenged to find insight from the massive volumes of data they already have. That is where analytics comes in, and the new IBM z13 plays an important role in incorporating analytics into real time transactions. But analytics is not only for gaining insight more

IBM z13 analytics for customer insights

Mainframes, Real-time analytics, Servers...

It used to be that marketing strategies drive sales, procurement strategies drive quality and cost efficiencies, and technology drives marketing strategies and procurement strategies. Now, information technology can no longer simply support business strategy; it must be exploited as a business strategy. In this new world, leaders must develop real-time actionable insights from data to more