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The data breach threat is real. Recent high-profile breaches have focused boardroom attention on this issue. Data breaches are expensive, costing $3.6 million on average. And they’re increasingly likely: an organization has a 28 percent chance of being breached in the next 24 months. To stay out of the data breach headlines, organizations require security […]
Insurance is serious business that impacts the lives of individuals and helps corporations manage risk. And who better to understand that than Die Mobiliar. Die Mobiliar is a leader in the insurance industry and is the top insurer in Switzerland. It is number one for household contents, business and pure risk life insurance.
Die Mobiliar has a home grown application called RiCo (Risk Controlling) that is used for offering new products, managing risk, as well as for compliance reporting to authorities and auditors. The RiCo system manages customers, contracts, products, tariffs and contractual items. Contract details span over more than a decade of history.
Die Mobiliar uses Oracle as the data platform, and this is front ended by a SAS analytics application. One of their key challenges has been to deal with increasing complexity of analytics queries in the face of…
When it comes to using data, are we willing not to be lazy? Let’s talk about decision-making. Data-driven decision-making. Because despite the buzz about advanced analytics and artificial intelligence in retail, it’s the corporate culture that matters. I received this past week McKinsey’s article on how top fashion industry performers use data analytics and consumer ...continue reading Retail and the Law of Least Effort
Tuesday at IBM Think built on the excitement of Day 1, with even more amazing announcements and eye-opening stories from our clients! The day kicked off with Ginni Rometty’s Chairman’s Address, which highlighted how IBM and our clients are putting smart to work. Ginni professed that we’re at a critical inflection point at the intersection […]
The post Big bets on infrastructure innovation: Day 2 recap from Think 2018 appeared first on IBM IT Infrastructure Blog.
Modern data protection for your data-driven, multi-cloud digital business IBM Spectrum Protect Plus has been well received by press, analysts and the market. Steve Scully, Senior Analyst at The Evaluator Group, identified one of the critical reasons why in a recent paper on the subject: “A trend in the data center is to get more […]
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Background on Kubernetes Containerization enables development teams to move fast, deploy software efficiently and operate at scale. Kubernetes provides automated container orchestration and the management of containers in a highly available, distributed environment. The platform handles scaling, configuration and deployment of new versions of images and simplifies application deployment and management. At Redis Labs, we... Read more »
Greetings from Las Vegas at the first IBM Think Conference! Although this is my first Think conference (and more about the differences later) I am a veteran of IBM Innovate, InterConnect and IOD among others. The thing I enjoy most about these conferences is the chance to learn from SMEs and brilliant industry leaders who […]
The post The best and the brightest: “Thinking big” in the cloud appeared first on IBM IT Infrastructure Blog.
By John Bryan, Platform Architecture, Intel and Damien Chong, Platform Architect, Facebook Proliferation of server makes and models over a span of years in the data center is not a huge deal for most enterprises. They cope with the diversity because they support a diversity of application and can kind of keep things isolated. Moreover, ...continue reading Next Generation OCP Twin Lakes Built on Intel Xeon D Processors
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SAP HANA 2 is the business data platform for the intelligent enterprise. Leveraging state-of-the-art database and data management technology, advanced analytical capabilities and intuitive application development tools in the only...