18 January, 2017
Here’s something that artificial intelligence may not have predicted: As AI has gotten better, businesses, particularly because of ethics and privacy issues, are having…
20 July, 2015
Big data will soon equate to big opportunity, and two of the tech industry’s mainstays appear poised to battle for supremacy…
Publication: The Motley Fool
1 December, 2014
U.S.-based computer giant IBM says it plans to invest more than $1 billion into a group focused on research and development of cloud-based cognitive applications and services for business.
The new Watson Group will be headquartered in New York City’s technology hub, near East Village, with…
Publication: Hawaii Reporter
26 November, 2014
IBM has added new solutions to its Mobility Services portfolio to help enterprises drive workforce productivity.
The new offerings include an analytics solution that gives global businesses the tools needed to fine tune their mobile initiatives. IBM also announced a new desktop-as-a-service offering that brings all the…
16 September, 2014
IBM today announced a new product called Watson Analytics, one they claim will bring sophisticated big data analysis to the average business user.
Watson Analytics is a cloud application that does all of the the heavy lifting related to big data processing by retrieving the data, analyzing it, cleaning it…
9 June, 2014
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration this week announced a plan to make its publicly available data sets accessible electronically for the first time, in order to unleash application and data visualization developers on the information.
The data will be released in structured, computer-readable formats through a new…
29 May, 2014
While most organizations are eager to get Big Data projects off the ground, early adopters are running into hurdles. According to the QuinStreet Enterprise 2014 Big Data Outlook, more than half of early Big Data adopters cited challenges with existing database upgrades (56 percent), complexities of software/data integration (54…
Publication: Enterprise Apps Today
23 May, 2014
Looker, Progress, SnapLogic, others announce new or updated products…
Publication: Information Management
21 May, 2014
So long as it’s software, it can be provided as a service. At least that’s what IBM seems to believe these days, hence its decision to announce cloud-based versions of IBM Concert, IBM Catalyst and OpenPages. The announcements were made at Vision 2014, a conference for finance…
30 April, 2014
$14.4B was spent worldwide on Business Intelligence (BI) and analytics enterprise software in 2013, increasing 8% from $13.3B in 2012. SAP continues to solidify its market leadership in BI and analytics, generating $3.1B in BI and analytics revenue in 2013, increasing 5.3% from 2012. Oracle was…
1 April, 2014
Oracle has overtaken rival IBM as the world’s second-largest software vendor by pulling in US$29.6 billion in software revenue during 2013, according to analyst firm Gartner.
“Global trends around big data and analytics with business investment in database and cloud-based applications helped to drive Oracle…
10 March, 2014
To lead IBM to greener pastures, the tech giant is banking on data, the cloud and “systems of engagement” for real-time communication.
That’s what Big Blue said in the 2013 annual report it released to investors this morning.
“The modern demands of Big Data, cloud and mobile require…