Fresh off the presses! The IBM Connections Files cloud offering is now available in our cloud. If you are already an IBM Connections customer there's nothing for you to do. However, if you've been thinking about starting with IBM Connections, this might be a good place to start as you get just the core file sharing and sync component of IBM Connections and then upgrade to full the IBM Connections suite as your team needs more capabilities.
This paper will explore best practices for identifying and eliminating seven types of waste: Waiting, handoffs and task switching, motion, extra processes, extra features, partially completed work and defects.
In Aberdeen's recent "An Asset for HR in the Age of the Candidate," we learned that there isn't a one-size-fits-all, pre-hire assessment approach to fit in with every company's talent acquisition process. However, there are universal steps that can be taken to optimize its usage to be as fruitful as possible.
IBM BigFix and IBM Security QRadar solutions empower IT teams to view up-to-the-minute endpoint intelligence within the context of other vulnerability data, prioritize vulnerabilities for remediation and quickly take corrective action to help minimize risks.
IBM InfoSphere Information Server connects to many new ‘at rest’ and streaming big data sources, scales natively on Hadoop using partition and pipeline parallelism, automates data profiling, provides a business glossary, and an information catalog, plus also supports IT.
Join us on this TechByte session, where we will provide an overview of the most common DevOps scenarios we come across, as well as highlight characteristics and benefits of each of these lifecycle patterns.
Disruptors are reinventing business processes and leading their industries with digital transformations. Learn more about personalized front-line decision making, real time insight driven processes, and ecosystem-based innovation.
IBM Operational Decision Manager Advanced applies insights and analytics to operational decisions by bringing together data from different sources and looking at historical trends and patterns to determine the next best action. With IBM Operational Decision Manager Advanced, you gain scope, scale, speed, and simplicity. You can now capture events, build context, and apply it to operational decisions in real-time. This helps detect situations as they occur – presenting risks or opportunities – to enable action.
What is the total economic impact of IBM Datacap? This Forrester paper examines the total economic impact and potential ROI that enterprises may realize and provides a framework for how to measure financial impact in their organizations.
IBM commissioned Forrester Consulting to conduct a Total Economic Impact (TEI) study and examine the potential return on investment (ROI) enterprises may realize by leveraging IBM InfoSphere Information Integration and Governance (IIG) solutions.
With Watson Explorer, you can keep enterprise search as the foundation and transform search into Cognitive Exploration. Leveraging technological advances such as deep search and exploration, advanced content analytics, and cognitive capabilities, IBM Watson Explorer provides a unified view of the information you need, combining data from multiple internal silos and a variety of outside datasets including social media. Stop limiting your search to traditional data sources in the new, non-traditional data world.
Great leaders are hiding in every corner of your organization. Great leaders are the backbone of successful organizations but not everyone should be a leader. The challenge is identifying them and developing the qualities that your organization values. IBM Kenexa has the largest assessment library in the market from tests that measure skills, culture, fit, motivation and personality. And with 36 million people assessed annually, we know what great leaders look like!
Watch this webinar and learn how you can:
Hire for leadership behaviors
Identify high potential leaders in your organization
Develop your leadership pipeline
In the age of the empowered individual, organizations must rethink the workplace with the employee at the center of the business.
Business leaders are now facing a host of new challenges and opportunities associated with their workforces. On one hand, the demographics of their workforce are changing with a new type of employees coming on-board. At the same time, the nature of the employee relationships are rapidly changing. This session will focus on recent research from the IBM Institute for Business Value about how to make sense of these workforce changes and take actions that will benefit your organization.
Join this virtual discussion between industry thought leaders to learn how to:
Separate the myths from realities related to the Millennial workforce.
Understand the value provided by alternative work arrangements and the independent worker.
Identify opportunities for your organizations to better adapt to these shifts within the workforce.
"Colorado-based, Elevations Credit Union has transformed their organizational performance, reducing the average time to fund a home equity loan by 61% and increasing the number of loans that each underwriter handles by 71%.
By modeling, analyzing, and improving their existing processes, Elevations has been able to drive out inefficiencies and increase their revenues by delighting their customers. IBM Blueworks Live is the tool that’s been at the heart of Elevations gaining visibility and insight into their existing processes, and helping them drive cross-enterprise engagement and viral cultural change.
Carla Wolfe, Senior Business Analyst at Elevations Credit Union will describe their process discovery journey, and how it has led to remarkable changes in their organization. Along the way they've also accumulated several performance awards, including the 2013 Rocky Mountain Performance Excellence PEAK award, and plan to be a 2014 applicant for the prestigious National Malcolm Baldrige
"The API economy is the source of much of the innovation that is happening today, both in how companies manage their information technology and how they do business. To succeed in the API economy and reach new markets, companies need a clear strategy to define the best way to achieve monetization.
But what, really, is this thing we call API economy? And how do you take advantage of it?
In this exciting broadcast, experts will explore how companies are leveraging APIs to disrupt entire industries and how organizations can get started today. Who Should Attend this Webcast: business audience"
"Cloud, Mobile and Social are today's communication and engagement models for customers, employees and partners. And to support these models, your infrastructure needs to be simple, flexible, stable, scalable and highly secure. While the changing market dynamics provide growth opportunities for businesses, capitalizing on them requires organizations to build new capabilities that:
Enable continuous delivery of new features
Shorten product innovation time to market
Bring the business value chain closer to customers, partners and employees
"Fingers wagging, eyes squinting –“Why didn’t you find this problem during testing?!”How many times have you been asked that, only to try to defend yourself with things like “we can’t test everything!” and “it’s a corner case”? Everyone knows you can’t improve quality by testing alone, so what can you do when your testing team is taking the blame for poor quality in production?
Join us on this TechByte session where we will discuss practices and tools that will help improve your test effectiveness and overall quality."