IBM Analytics

IBM 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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Big Data infographic: Making the World go Round

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Analytics:  The real-world use of big data

Analytics:  The real-world use of big data

News releases
Date Title
10 Aug 2017 HSBC and IBM develop cognitive intelligence solution to digitise global trade
12 Jul 2017 IBM Watson Internet of Things Named a Leader in IDC MarketScape for 2017 Worldwide IoT Platforms
15 Jun 2017 The Weather Company and Toyota Drive First Cognitive Ads for Auto Industry
08 May 2017 The Weather Company, an IBM Business, to Empower Jeppesen and Boeing Flight Operations Solutions Through Weather Services and Insights
10 May 2017 KBR and IBM Partner for Digital Solutions for Hydrocarbons Industry
25 Apr 2017 ABB and IBM Partner in Industrial Artificial Intelligence Solutions
25 Apr 2017 IBM Brings Cognitive Manufacturing to the Factory Floor
19 Apr 2017 HARMAN and IBM Watson Internet of Things Introduce Cognitive Rooms that Bring Connected Experiences to the Consumer
19 Apr 2017 The Birth of a Tornado from -- Learn More as the Likelihood for Tornadoes Ramps Up during Spring Months
30 Mar 2017 IBM Patents Cognitive System to Manage Self-Driving Vehicles
22 Mar 2017 IBM and Dublin City University Water Institute Collaborate to Advance Internet of Things Research for Water Management
22 Mar 2017 The Weather Company Collaborates with Leading Luxury Automobile Manufacturer to Provide Drivers with Hyperlocal Weather Information
15 Dec 2016 BMW Group to Start Research with IBM Watson
21 Nov 2016 IBM Triples Cloud Data Center Capacity in the UK
21 Nov 2016 IBM Named an Internet of Things Software Platform Leader, Launches Global Watson IoT Consulting Solutions
09 Nov 2016 IBM Launches Experimental Platform for Embedding Watson into Any Device
25 Oct 2016 IBM Unleashes the Power of Machine Learning with Watson-enabled Data Platform
25 Oct 2016 The Weather Channel Launches Bot For Facebook Messenger, Powered By IBM Watson
25 Oct 2016 IBM Introduces New Watson Solutions for Professions
26 Oct 2016 Hello, OnStar -- Meet Watson
03 Oct 2016 Schaeffler and IBM Sign Watson IoT Partnership for New Industrial Era
04 Oct 2016 Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals Plans Cognitive Hospital Rooms powered by IBM Watson Internet of Things
03 Oct 2016 Aerialtronics Commercial Drones Give IBM Watson Internet of Things a Bird’s Eye View
03 Oct 2016 IBM Invests to Lead Global Internet of Things Market – Shows Accelerated Client Adoption
06 Sep 2016 Box Relay to Deliver Simple and Powerful Workflow in the Cloud
03 Sep 2016 IBM Watson Powers Wave of Innovation in Consumer Electronics
03 Aug 2016 Drone Flight Operations To Improve as The Weather Company, an IBM Business, and AirMap Join to Deliver Real-time Hyperlocal Weather Data
13 Jul 2016 AT&T and IBM Team to Bring Enhanced Internet of Things Capabilities to Developers on IBM Cloud
30 Jun 2016 ISS Turns to IBM Watson IoT to Transform Management of 25,000 Buildings Worldwide
30 Jun 2016 IBM and Cisco Tap the Power of IBM Watson and Cisco Spark to Transform the Way People Work
23 Jun 2016 IBM Targets Developers with Powerful In-Memory Database in the Cloud
15 Jun 2016 The Weather Company Launches ‘Deep Thunder’ - the World’s Most Advanced Hyper-Local Weather Forecasting Model for Businesses
16 Jun 2016 Local Motors Debuts "Olli", the First Self-driving Vehicle to Tap the Power of IBM Watson
07 Jun 2016 IBM Launches Industry’s First Development Environment for Apache Spark – Delivered in the Cloud for Rapid Adoption
07 Apr 2016 Pfizer Taps IBM for Research Collaboration to Transform Parkinson’s Disease Care
07 Apr 2016 IBM and Box Team Up to Drive Compelling Sales Engagements for Marketers and Sellers from iPhone and iPad
30 Mar 2016 IBM Expands Access and Value of z Systems Mainframe Data with Apache Spark
30 Mar 2016 Aeroflot Customer Personalization Reaches New Heights with IBM Analytics
15 Mar 2016 Precision Agriculture Gets More Precise as Farmers Edge and The Weather Company, an IBM Business, Leverage Micro-Weather Data for Predictive Modeling in the Field
11 Mar 2016 IBM Named a Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Warehouse and Data Management Solutions for Analytics
22 Feb 2016 Siemens and IBM team on next generation of cloud-based building energy management solutions
19 Feb 2016 IBM Delivers Open Source Streaming Analytics at the Edge for Internet of Things Devices
04 Feb 2016 IBM Launches Cloud Data and Analytics Marketplace for Developers
29 Jan 2016 IBM Closes Deal to Acquire The Weather Company’s Product and Technology Businesses
15 Dec 2015 IBM Opens Watson IoT Global Headquarters, Extends Power of Cognitive Computing to a Connected World
25 Jan 2016 IBM Named a Leader in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Sales Performance Management
15 Jan 2016 IBM Acquires IRIS Analytics, Strengthening Fraud Detection Analytics
03 Dec 2013 IBM Delivers Online Merchants New Cognitive Capabilities That Turn Commerce Insights into More Powerful Customer Experiences
16 Nov 2015 IBM and OpenPOWER Members Deliver Accelerated Technologies to Break Big Data Speed Barriers
04 Nov 2015 IBM Enhances Data Economics and Storage Security for the Cloud and Cognitive Era
03 Nov 2015 IBM Study: C-suite Executives See “Uberization” As Primary Competitive Threat
26 Oct 2015 IBM Builds Apache®Spark™ into its Core Analytics and Commerce Software; Delivers Spark-as-a-Service for Developers on IBM Cloud
26 Oct 2015 IBM Applies Cognitive Computing to Help Businesses Extract Critical Information and Insight from Documents
22 Oct 2015 IBM, UK STFC Hartree Centre, NVIDIA and Mellanox Launch High Performance Computing Power Acceleration and Design Centre for Business
19 Oct 2015 New Workforce Solutions from IBM Help Recruiters Find, Attract and Nurture Talent
14 Oct 2015 IBM Expands Data Discovery and Q&A Power of Watson Analytics
06 Oct 2015 IBM Launches Industry's First Consulting Practice Dedicated to Cognitive Business
30 Sep 2015 IBM and Box Deliver First Set of Solutions for Enterprise Content Management and Collaboration
28 Sep 2015 IBM Plans to Acquire Meteorix, a Leading Workday Services Partner
15 Sep 2015 IBM Helps Automakers Build Internet of Things Connected Vehicles
03 Sep 2015 IBM and ARM Collaborate to Accelerate Delivery of Internet of Things
13 Aug 2015 New IBM Cloud Tools Accelerate Developer Use of Streaming Analytics and Data Warehouse Services on Bluemix
29 Jul 2015 IBM Launches New Internet of Things Community for Developers
03 Aug 2015 BMI Healthcare Works with IBM and Prolifics to Streamline its IT keeping Patient Care at the Centre of its Hospital Services
03 Jul 2015 IBM Big Data and Analytics Solution Helps London Borough of Camden Get Tough on Crime
03 Jul 2015 Clear Returns Uses IBM Big Data & Analytics to help retailers predict and understand the impact of returns
26 Jun 2015 Internet of Things Turning New York's Lake George into “World’s Smartest Lake”
24 Jun 2015 IBM and Box Forge Global Partnership to Transform Work in the Cloud
15 Jun 2015 IBM Announces Major Commitment to Advance Apache®Spark™, Calling it Potentially the Most Significant Open Source Project of the Next Decade
11 Jun 2015 Benco Dental Extracts Key Insights from Watson Analytics to Unleash Data-Driven Decision Making
11 Jun 2015 London Self-Serve Coffee House Taps Watson Analytics for Critical Customer Insights
04 Jun 2015 £313 Million Boost For UK Big Data Research
28 May 2015 IBM Introduces Behavior-Based Predictive Analytics by Industry
18 May 2015 Deloitte and IBM Team to Deliver Next Generation Risk Intelligence
05 May 2015 SAP, IBM Join Forces to Transform Talent Management with Complementary Industry-Leading HR Solutions
11 May 2015 More Businesses are Turning to Watson Analytics for Fast Access to Strategic Insights
06 May 2015 IBM and Facebook Team Up to Deliver Personalized Brand Experiences Through People-Based Marketing
22 Apr 2015 PSA Peugeot Citroën and IBM Partner to Accelerate Time to Market of New Services Based on Connected Cars
31 Mar 2015 IBM Connects “Internet of Things” to the Enterprise
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

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