Big data & analytics

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 ...read 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 ...read 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 ...read more


Kevin Spacey: The new rock star of big data analytics?

Big data & analytics

Yes, I’m writing about big data analytics and that Kevin Spacey—the Academy Award winning actor known for his work in motion pictures like The Usual Suspects, American Beauty and L.A. Confidential. I’ll be honest: celebrity keynote speakers at technical conferences rarely impress me. So I was half-tempted to skip Wednesday morning’s general session at the ...read more


3 key IT infrastructure requirements for big data and analytics

Big data & analytics

Data has the power to transform business decisions, enhance customer relationships and create new opportunities, but only if you can trust it and make sense of it in a timely fashion. Acting swiftly to capitalize on new opportunities requires an IT infrastructure that is resilient, responsive to changing demands and able to deliver real-time insights. ...read more