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Five Steps to Harnessing Data for Business Value

January 1, 2018

Download this white paper for a proven approach to deriving lasting value from your data, including building the foundation for renewable insights and measurable business success.


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Data Governance 2.0: Uniting People and Information to Drive Real Business Results

January 1, 2018

This report explores a leading approach to data governance and the impact it can have on today’s most data-rich organizations.


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Getting Closer to Your Customers in A Big Data World

January 1, 2018

It’s easier than ever to collect data about your customers, but does that data help more than it hurts? Turns out, only if it’s complete and accurate data that’s fit for purpose.


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Financial Services: Why Data Analytics Belongs in the Cloud

January 1, 2018

This infographic explains why financial services need secure analytics and how industrial-strength cloud security can help.


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Emerging Design Patterns for Data Management

January 1, 2018

This Checklist Report drills into some of the emerging data platforms that modern data-driven organizations are embracing. The goal is to accelerate users’ understanding of new data platforms so they can choose/use the ones that best support the new data-driven goals of their organizations.


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Data Drives Customer Insights

January 1, 2018

Download this white paper to learn how customer insights from data can help drive customer loyalty, improve customer experience, increase revenue, and reduce cost.


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Sector Roadmap: Cloud Analytic Databases 2017

January 1, 2018

Some relational databases have undergone significant cloud-related development in their latest releases. Those will be the focus of this Sector Roadmap, along with the databases built native for the cloud.


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The Risks of Using Spreadsheets for Statistical Analysis

December 6, 2017

This paper presents some points you should consider if you use, or plan to use, a spreadsheet to perform statistical analysis.


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R and SPSS Software: Everyone Wins

December 6, 2017

The purpose of this paper is to demonstrate the benefits of using the R programming language with IBM SPSS Statistics and Modeler software rather than simply trying to go it alone with R.


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The Power of IBM SPSS Statistics and R Together

December 6, 2017

Using IBM SPSS Statistics and R together makes the most of both worlds.


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