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Big Data Analytics

The emergence of new smarter systems which are interconnected and streaming real time information are presenting business and governments with a unique opportunity to transform decision making. New opportunities to use this data to predict business outcomes, optimize old systems and spot trends before they happen are actually a reality. IBM new service line, IBM Business Analytics and Optimization Services will draw on the company’s deep expertise in vertical industries, research, mathematics and information management to help clients both improve the speed and quality of business decisions while better understanding the consequences and business outcomes of those decisions.

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What is Smarter Analytics?

Monitising social media through analytics by IBM's Colin Shearer:

'How analytics can help businesses reach their customers' by IBM's Nicole Penn:

Big Data infographic: Making the World go Round

Big Data infographic: Making the World go Round

Analytics:  The real-world use of big data

Analytics:  The real-world use of big data

News releases
Date Title
17 Mar 2015 IBM Delivers First Cloud Data Services with Twitter Built-In for Business Professionals and Developers
27 Jan 2015 INFANT Centre at University College Cork to use IBM Big Data & Analytics for real time monitoring of babies in neonatal intensive care
13 Jan 2015 New Analyst Report Cites IBM as the Leading Hadoop Provider Among Developers
05 Nov 2014 IBM and Science & Technology Facilities Council form Big Data Innovation Hub to help organisations extract insight and value from data
04 Aug 2014 IBM Delivers Analytics and Workforce Science to Help Clients Improve Organizational Performance
17 Jul 2014 Pratt & Whitney Taps IBM to Capture Value of Big Data to Improve Aircraft Engine Performance
20 Mar 2014 IBM Launches New Software and Consulting Services to Help Organizations Tackle $3.5 Trillion Lost Annually to Fraud and Financial Crime
11 Mar 2014 Leading German car manufacturer boosts customer satisfaction using IBM Big Data & Analytics
30 Jul 2013 IBM Unveils New PowerLinux System for Analytics and Cloud Computing
09 May 2011 IBM Delivers Technology to Help Clients Protect and Retain "Big Data"
23 Jun 2011 Unum Benefits from IBM Business Analytics to Improve Risk Management and Decision Making Enterprise-wide
22 Jul 2011 Made in IBM Labs: Researchers Demonstrate Breakthrough Storage Performance for Big Data Applications
25 Apr 2012 IBM Advances Big Data Analytics with Acquisition of Vivisimo
16 May 2012 New car insurance company uses IBM Analytics to help gain over 65,000 customers in first year
16 May 2012 IBM teams up with Thai Red Cross AIDS Research Centre to reduce new HIV infections to zero
23 May 2012 IBM Completes Acquisition of Varicent Software
17 Oct 2012 IBM and Oxford Survey: Getting Closer to Customers Tops Big Data Agenda
18 Oct 2012 IBM Addresses Security Challenges of Big Data, Mobile and Cloud Computing
22 Oct 2012 IBM Helps Organizations Tackle Industry Specific Big Data Challenges
31 Jan 2013 IBM Announces Breakthrough with Combination of Security Intelligence and Big Data
01 Feb 2013 The Rugby Football Union boosts the fan experience with IBM Analytics and big data
05 Feb 2013 IBM Forges New Routes to Market with Power and Storage Systems Tuned for Big Data and Cloud Computing
05 Feb 2013 IBM Simplifies Big Data and Cloud Computing Adoption with New PureSystems Offerings
20 Mar 2013 Griffins Speeds Up Fraud Investigations with IBM Big Data Intelligence Analysis
03 Apr 2013 IBM Announces New Innovations to Help Organizations Benefit from the Next Natural Resource: Big Data
11 Apr 2013 IBM Drives Flash Technology Deeper into the Enterprise to Speed Big Data Analytics
20 May 2013 IBM Analytics Help Arad Group Manage Big Data for Water Meter Solutions
10 Jun 2013 IBM Unveils Big Data, Cloud Enhancements Throughout Systems Portfolio
29 Jun 2012 IBM Announces New Virtual Desktop Flexible Workplace Solutions
27 Jun 2012 IBM, Notre Dame, Emnet Help South Bend, Indiana Protect Public Health, Reduce Pollution with Smarter Cities Cloud Analytics
27 Jun 2012 IBM and Lawrence Livermore Researchers Form ‘Deep Computing Solutions’ Collaboration to Help Boost Industrial Competitiveness
20 Jun 2012 IBM Puts Business Content in Motion for Mobile Workforce
21 Jun 2012 IBM survey reveals marketers face tech dilemma in reaching the connected consumer
26 Jun 2012 Casio Strengthens Its Core IT Infrastructure with Open Virtualization Technology in Collaboration with Red Hat and IBM
20 Jun 2012 IBM Launches New Class of Analytics Software To Improve Decision Making
13 Jun 2012 Collaboration and Transparency Key to Providing the Edge Midmarket CEOs Need to Drive Innovation, According to IBM Study
11 Jun 2012 Charleston Police Department Aims to Reduce Crime Using IBM Predictive Analytics
04 Jun 2012 IBM Boosts Smarter Computing Initiative to Help Customers Tackle Big Data
13 Apr 2012 IBM Broadens Analytics Portfolio with Acquisition of Varicent Software
03 Apr 2012 Made in IBM Labs: New IBM Software Accelerates Decision Making in the Era of Big Data
20 Mar 2012 IBM Introduces New Predictive Analytics Services and Software to Reduce Fraud, Manage Financial Performance and Deliver Next Best Action
14 Mar 2012 IBM’s Biomedical Analytics Platform Helps Doctors Personalise Treatment
07 Mar 2012 IBM Analytics Help Sonoma County, California Conserve Water
07 Mar 2012 IBM Technology to Power NOAA’s Weather and Climate Supercomputers, with Greater Reliability and Processing Power
06 Mar 2012 IBM Study: Cloud Computing to Rewrite Corporate Business Models
06 Mar 2012 IBM Addresses Next Shift in Enterprise Cloud Adoption
05 Mar 2012 IBM Helps Los Angeles Schools Create Smarter, Greener Campuses
05 Mar 2012 U.S. Air Force Taps IBM for Mission to Improve Building Performance
05 Mar 2012 Citi and IBM Enter Exploratory Agreement on Use of Watson Technologies
01 Feb 2012 IBM Completes Acquisition of Emptoris to Expand Smarter Commerce Initiative
17 Jan 2012 Customer Checkout Getting Easier, Faster, Smarter with IBM Retail Systems
13 Jan 2012 December Mobile Shopping Grows in UK by 186.5 Percent over 2010, Reports IBM
13 Jan 2012 IBM Research Determines Atomic Limits of Magnetic Memory
11 Jan 2012 BodyMedia Selects IBM Software to Personalize Weight Loss Advice
11 Jan 2012 IBM Closes on Acquisition of Green Hat
08 Dec 2011 IBM to Acquire DemandTec to Expand Cloud-Based Analytics for Smarter Commerce
08 Dec 2011 IBM Unveils Analytics Solution to Help Clients Extract Insight from Patents and Intellectual Property
07 Dec 2011 ‘Tis the Season for Enterprise-Class Tablet Apps: New IBM Software Encourages Safe, Secure Social Networking
12 Oct 2011 British Arab Commercial Bank Uses IBM Business Analytics to Flag Risks in Real-Time
11 Oct 2011 IBM STUDY: Digital Era Transforming CMO’s Agenda, Revealing Gap In Readiness
28 Sep 2011 IBM and Streetline Address One of the Great Unsolved City Problems: Parking
28 Sep 2011 IBM signs seven year contract with Department for Work and Pensions
15 Sep 2011 Tayside Fire and Rescue Selects IBM to Modernise Management of Critical Firefighting Assets
15 Sep 2011 IBM Business Analytics helps Police Service of Northern Ireland achieve Lowest Crime Rates in a Decade
01 Sep 2011 IBM to Acquire Algorithmics
31 Aug 2011 IBM to Acquire i2 to Accelerate Big Data Analytics to Transform Global Cities
24 Aug 2011 Made in IBM Labs: New Flood Prediction Technology Simulates Rivers 100x Faster than Real Time
11 Aug 2011 Made in the IBM Labs: Technovated Uses IBM Analytics to Crunch Big Data and Improve Online Shopping
05 Jul 2011 YO! Sushi Restaurants Use IBM Analytics to Reduce Costs While Improving Sales
22 Jun 2011 IBM brings real-time and historical data into play with a new online Wimbledon scoreboard
27 Apr 2011 IBM supporting preparations for Solvency II legislation with HSBC
24 Feb 2011 Deutsche Postbank AG London branch Turns to IBM Smart Analytics For Insights on Credit Risk
24 Feb 2011 IBM Analytics Software Helps Medway Trust to Reduce Youth Unemployment
17 Feb 2011 IBM to Collaborate with Nuance to Apply IBM’s "Watson" Analytics Technology to Healthcare
17 Jan 2011 London South Bank University brings clarity to reporting cards and performance management through IBM Business Analytics
28 Oct 2010 RIAS revolutionizes customer contact strategy with SPSS
25 Oct 2010 IBM Analytics helps Dorset Police recruit skilled officers
15 Sep 2010 IBM predictive analytics software helps Marwell Wildlife analyse data to improve conservation measures for Grevy’s zebra
29 Jun 2010 Brammer Improves Inventory Control With IBM Predictive Analytics
08 Jun 2010 Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council Turns to IBM Business Analytics
21 May 2010 IBM Business Analytics helps Nottingham Building Society Improve Customer Service and Efficiencies
19 May 2010 IBM Teams With Hildebrand to Bring Smart Metering to Homes Across Britain
24 Mar 2010 IBM Opens Smarter Cities Technology Centre in Ireland
16 Mar 2010 IBM Predictive Analytics Software helps Avis Transform Client Campaigns and Cut Marketing costs in half
16 Mar 2010 Ministry of Justice Chooses IBM Predictive Analytics to Help Make Streets Safe
25 Feb 2010 Morgan Sindall lays foundation for future financial success with IBM business analytics software
22 Feb 2010 One of the Global Leaders in Mobile Phone Technology Turns to IBM Business Analytics to Bring New Levels of Efficiencies
16 Feb 2010 IBM Business Analytics Reduces Customer Churn and Drives Revenue for Communications Service Providers
04 Feb 2010 U.S. Air Force Selects IBM to Design and Demonstrate Mission-Oriented Cloud Architecture for Cyber Security
01 Dec 2009 IBM Launches London Analytics Solution Centre
20 Nov 2009 Nottingham Trent University brings greater efficiency with IBM business analytics
15 Sep 2009 IBM helps Red Funnel develop smart ferry service using Twitter
13 Aug 2009 Trafficmaster and IBM develop solution for smarter driving

Contact(s) for the Press kit

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UK External Relations
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Kathy Tyler
UK External Relations
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