IBM Decision Optimization
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IBM just released a nice video introducing the concepts of mathematical optimization to business. This is a great video to help you convince others in your organization of the value of optimization. Click here to view the video.
One example of this type of optimization is strategic network design. To get more information on this, click here for a video on this technology.
In addition, within IBM this all fits under our umbrella of Smarter Commerce. Smarter Commerce, in part, is about taking advantage of new data about customers and the market and creating new processes throughout your business to better meet customer demand. Click here for a video introduction or go to this website for an overview of Smarter Commerce.