Making smarter decisions based on facts seems like a no-brainer. But only one-third of decision makers say that this is the case. See how IBM can help you find the insights that will help you stay ahead of the competition.
Analytics: From business initiative to imperative
Make smarter decisions faster with better analytics.
Implementing analytics makes you 2.2x more likely to outperform industry peers1
Gaining a competitive advantage through analytics by leveraging insights from new sources of information
The competition is taking advantage of analytics. Are you?
A full 95% of CIOs are driving better real-time decisions through analytics2
83% of CIOs said their visionary plans include analytics.3
Trust your information? Only 1 in 3 decision makers say they do.4
Get better analytics in real time with zEnterprise.
57% of survey responders say data scattered in silos is the largest hurdle for effective business insights.
Make sure your data is:
Available, Delivered in real time, Secure, Accessible across your entire enterprise
Which is better?
Based on the experience of IBM Blue Insights: 2 days and $25,000 on zEnterprise vs 6 months and $250,000 on average6
“On average it takes about six months and $250,000 to get a new analytics environment up and running with development, test and production environments. With our System z private cloud architecture, we can generally deploy solutions in a couple of days, and at about 10 percent of that cost.” — Larry Yarter, Chief Architect, Blue Insight Business Analytics Competency Center, IBM7
Innovative insights drive growth.
zEnterprise Analytics in action.
Banking – Banca Carige
“We wanted to be sure that our chosen solution could deliver in three fundamental areas—function, cost and time,” says the IT Governance Director. “By having the tools we need to understand our customers’ needs, we are better able to modify our strategy and adapt our offering—attracting more business, and driving growth.”8
-- IT Governance Director, Banca Carige
Petroleum – Petrol Group
“The store employee enters what the customer is purchasing, and with the DB2 Analytics Accelerator appliance, the Cognos software and SPSS software tools deliver information on complementary products in seconds.”9
-- Mr. Pavel Batista, Chief Information Officer, Petrol d.d.
Insurance – Swiss Re
“Our business users also needed a way to run their reports in minutes or hours, instead of days, to speed high-level decision-making that affects the bottom line.”10
-- Reto Estermann, Director, Information Technology, Swiss Re
Discover how Analytics on zEnterprise can help you make smarter business decisions faster, and be ready now for what’s next.
or visit ibm.co/zAnalytics
All client examples cited or described are presented as illustrations of the manner in which some clients have used IBM products and the results they may have achieved. Actual environmental costs and performance characteristics will vary depending on individual client configurations and conditions. Contact IBM to see what we can do for you.
6 Blue Insights is an internal IBM private cloud implementation created to deliver an integrated, consistent analytics infrastructure to support their globally dispersed business units. http://www.ibm.com/common/ssi/cgi-bin/ssialias?subtype=AB&infotype=PM&appname=SWGE_YT_YT_USEN&htmlfid=YTC03452USEN&attachment=YTC03452USEN.PDF (PDF, 610KB)