Fabric: Twitter wants developers to build the future of mobile software

Saroj Kar | October 29th

On the occasion of Twitter's Flight conference held last week in San Francisco, the company unveiled Fabric, a software development kit designed to help developers build, develop and monetize their mobile apps. The tool contains three parts: Twitter...»

Watson Analytics is the step between data and visualization | #ibminsight

Rachel Schramm | October 29th

Watson Analytics is designed to discover "what's actually interesting" in a customer's data, according to Marc Altshuller, vice president of Product Management and Business Analytics at IBM. Using predictive technology and cognitive discovery, Watson Analytics

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IBM takes its hybrid cloud to a new level with more interoperability, data services

Maria Deutscher | October 29th

IBM rolled out a string of new products at its Insight 2014 conference in Las Vegas intended to help organizations make more out of their data wherever it resides, be it on its infrastructure-as-a-service platform or behind the...»

EMC makes a late hybrid cloud play with triple acquisition

Mike Wheatley | October 29th

Just when you thought EMC Corp. couldn't be any busier, it's gone and acquired no less than three cloud startups in one fell swoop - The Cloudscaling Group Inc., Maginatics Inc.,...»

Overcoming hurdles to using Big Data in marketing | #ibminsight

Rachel Schramm | October 28th

Some companies don't even share customer data with the VP of sales, according to Miles Austin, the "Web Tools Guy" and Sales and Marketing Technologist at Fill the Funnel, Inc. Austin helps companies look at

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How this international University takes a fresh approach to data science | #ibminsight

Rachel Schramm | October 28th

It's very early for data science programs, according to Dr. Ahmet Bulut, director of the Masters in data science program at the Istanbul Sehir University. In fact, his graduate program admitted its first batch of students

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Why Cloudant is thriving as an IBM company | #ibminsight

Rachel Schramm | October 28th

Cloudant has flourished under IBM ownership, said Cloudant CEO Derek Schoettle. From within IBM, Cloudant has been able to deliver on its yearned-for goal of becoming a standard data layer. The capability is called Data Local,

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Wall Street does not understand the value of Twitter | #ibminsight

Alina Popescu | October 28th

“Twitter is misunderstood on Wall Street and in the mainstream,” said John Furrier, SiliconANGLE cofounder, commenting on the recent results released by the social network. “What they have is an amazing real-time notification network,” Furrier explained. But,...»

IBM’s Watson upgrades highlight machine learning and cloud | #ibminsight

Rachel Schramm | October 28th

Two of IBM's major announcements at IBM Insight 2014 have their roots in Watson's cognitive computing capabilities. Starting with the Data Works product, IBM provides a "cloud-based, data refinement capability" that uses Watson to find

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We must understand data before we can protect it | #ibminsight

Alina Popescu | October 28th

Data is at the center of all security advancements. It fuels better data protection strategies, helps determine where the threats are coming from, and is the new perimeter that needs to be secured, according to Chris Poulin,...»