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International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) is an American multinational information technology company headquartered in Armonk, New York, with operations in over 170 countries.
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Being human in the age of AI

By IBM Big Data | September 20, 2019

Will AI take over the world? Or, more to the point, will it take over the humankind? It seems to have invaded the public consciousness, sparking concerns that AI will take away jobs. This fear is driven in part by

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IBM Expands Cloud Pak for Data with New DataOps Enhancements to Help Clients Get their Data Ready for AI

By IBM Big Data | September 10, 2019

NEW YORK, Sept. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced enhancements to Cloud Pak for Data that leverage the DataOps methodology to help clients get their data ‘business-ready’ for AI. As corporate data continues to grow in both volume and complexity – often of

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Extracting the lifeblood of AI at ExxonMobil

By IBM Big Data | August 30, 2019

“Data is the new oil.” The quote goes back to 2006, credited to mathematician Clive Humby. Gartner’s Peter Sondergaard took it a step further, calling analytics data’s combustion engine. While Artificial Intelligence (AI) still has that “new car smell,” it

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6 DataOps essentials to deliver business-ready data

By IBM Big Data | August 17, 2019

Nearly every business is under competitive, disruptive, and regulatory pressures. As companies face digital transformation and modernization to meet their customers’  expectations, leveraging data and AI at the speed of business can be the biggest differentiator. However, according to MIT Sloan,

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IBM and other companies launch new blockchain network for supply management

By IBM Big Data | August 5, 2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) – International Business Machines Corp (IBM.N) announced on Monday a new blockchain network aimed at improving manual and cumbersome supply chain management. Supply chain management involves overseeing the flow of goods and services, such as tracking the

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Driving the culture of AI forward with MongoDB

By IBM Big Data | July 31, 2019

“In 2021, AI augmentation will generate $2.9 trillion in business value and recover 6.2 billion hours of worker productivity,” according to Gartner. It will do so largely by learning how to make better predictions over time and supplementing people’s ability to

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IBM And AT&T Announce Multi-Year Strategic Alliance

By IBM Big Data | July 16, 2019

IBM to make AT&T Business Primary Provider of Software Defined Networking ARMONK, N.Y. and DALLAS, July 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — IBM (NYSE: IBM) and AT&T (NYSE: T) today announced a multi-year strategic alliance. Under the agreement AT&T Communications will use IBM’s

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Data virtualization powers AI across a multicloud environment

By IBM Big Data | July 10, 2019

You could say nearly every business is suffering from the Midas Curse of the modern era. No, everything we touch isn’t turning into gold—it’s turning into data. Just look around. Every exposed surface of your organization is replete with information

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How IBM is advancing Watson Anywhere with new DataOps and discovery capabilities

By IBM Big Data | June 28, 2019

While data is an enterprise’s most valuable resource when it comes to gaining competitive advantage and improving business performance, time is a critical component. Businesses run 24×7, tasking our data citizens to maximize actionable insights that will drive the actions

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IBM to win unconditional EU okay for $34 billion Red Hat deal: sources

By IBM Big Data | June 19, 2019

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – U.S. tech giant International Business Machines Corp is set to secure unconditional EU approval for its $34 billion bid for software company Red Hat, people familiar with the matter said on Wednesday. IBM is seeking to expand

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Meet the women shaping the future of AI

By IBM Big Data | June 11, 2019

We spend a lot of time talking with business leaders about the Ladder to AI, the journey that companies need to take to harness the value of an artificial intelligence-enhanced business. AI can transform through better prediction, automation and optimization. AI

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What is a data catalog and why you need one?

By IBM Big Data | June 6, 2019

A data catalog organizes your information assets and empowers data citizens with business-ready data. Here’s a common scenario: Alex is working on a data analytics project for her retail company to better understand success of shoe sales versus jewelry and