This ESG Lab report presents the results of a mixed workload performance benchmark test designed to assess the real world performance capabilities of an IBM Storwize V7000 storage system and IBM x3850 X5 servers in a VMware-enabled virtual server environment.
This solution brief introduces the Smart Archive strategy from IBM, which is a comprehensive approach that combines IBM software, systems and service capabilities to help you drive down costs down and help ensure critical content is properly retained and protected.
In the face of an overabundance of numbers, knowing which metrics are most important can be a real challenge for Human Resource (HR) leaders and hiring managers. Fortunately, new analyses from the IBM Smarter Workforce Institute can provide some guidance.
What if an analytics system learned and continue to learn as it experienced new information, new scenarios, and new responses? This is referred to as cognitive computing and is key to providing an analytics system that is easy to use but extremely powerful.
Listen to this webinar, led by Jackie Ryan, the Director of Product Management for IBM's Smarter Workforce Portfolio, and learn about:
The evolution of cognitive computing
How cognitive computing transforms HR
How to get started with cognitive talent analytics
For many companies, 2012 was a year of positive momentum and better results. Consequently, strong optimism influenced planning for 2013, leading to one resounding, emphatic focus: GROWTH. As such, companies geared their compensation plans to focus the sales force on growth. Has it worked? This, at first glance, should be a simple question for sales compensation professionals to answer, but it is often illusive.
This practical, high impact discussion will provide attendees with key practices for how to understand the effectiveness of their sales compensation plans and where to look as they seek to make improvements.
•Key Do's and Don’ts for Assessing Plan Effectiveness
•Core Plan Effectiveness Metrics to Leverage
•Next Steps for Making Improvements
•Learn how technology can be used to sharpen management’s visibility
•Understand the operational efficiencies that can be achieved with Sales Performance Management technology.
Times are rough in the travel and hospitality industry. Customers are moving faster than ever. Whether traveling for leisure or business, they're empowered, knowledgeable and discriminating. Learn about driving revenue and loyalty for the consumer.
Learn how Papa Gino's is able to constantly fine-tune its marketing and services efforts and focus on the campaigns and deals that deliver the highest returns using IBM's business analytics to increase productivity.
This is a series of 5 papers giving an Industry POV for analytics (Banking, Insurance, Government, Telecommunications, Retail). These papers extends from Smarter Computing Industry papers with a deeper look at analytics.
Big data. We've heard the phrase for quite some time, but how can human resource leaders get into the action? One way is through the development and implementation of talent analytics strategies. Talent analytics is fundamentally changing the way organizations and practitioners are thinking about the role of HR and organizations uncovering never before seen insights.
IBM SmartCloud Solutions is a unique portfolio of SaaS and BPaaS capabilities that accelerate business process innovation, deliver business analytics at the point of impact, and enable collaboration within and across the enterprise. Learn how to leverage a growing portfolio of 80+ IBM SasS and BPaaS solutions, accelerate your business process innovation, deliver business analtyics at the point of impact and connect people with collaborative business networks.
Today IBM offers more than 80 cloud-based business solutions through software-as-a-service. IBM SmartCloud Solutions accelerate innovation for the enterprise across business processes, deliver business analytics at the point of impact, and connect people with collaborative business networks. Learn more at ibm.com/saas
GS Retail company implemented the IBM Smart Analytics System 5600 which brings together System x hardware, software and storage to create a fast and easy-to-deploy, end-to-end business intelligence (BI) environment.
As part of the IBM® SMART Program, Andrews Distributing worked with Southern Methodist University to develop a predictive analytics solution that mines data on 1,000 SKUs sold at 10,000 retailers, and reveals new insights about beer category sales in different retail environments.
Organizations that have virtualized their environments are discovering that the journey's not over. In many ways, it's just beginning. The full benefits of virtualization -- from cost savings and increased speed to resource transparency and control -- can only be fully realized by optimizing all of the interdependent components. In this webcast, IBM leaders discuss how organizations can get more from their virtualization investments with best practices gleaned from years of transforming traditional data centers and building world-class clouds.