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Social Business Gallery

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IBM_TA_Social_visualThe IBM Center for Applied Insights is always looking for ways to share our research in consumable and compelling ways. Below you’ll find image galleries from our social business thought leadership studies. Share an image you like, and be sure to bookmark the link to this gallery here–> http://wp.me/p4mqaW-tr

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What is your leading rainmaker?

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us__en_us__ibm__cai_gend__165x177The IBM Center for Applied Insights did a survey of 1,089 enterprises across 22 countries to better understand how analytics, cloud, and social were being put to use.

Here is a snapshot of the benefit select business roles expect to see in the next two years.

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Mobile Gallery

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IBM_TA_Mobile_visualThe IBM Center for Applied Insights is always looking for ways to share our research in consumable and compelling ways. Below you’ll find image galleries from our Mobile thought leadership studies. Share an image you like, and be sure to bookmark the link to this gallery here–> http://wp.me/p4mqaW-CL

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Big Data and Analytics Gallery

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IBM_TA_BDA_visualThe IBM Center for Applied Insights is always looking for ways to share our research in consumable and compelling ways. Below you’ll find image galleries from our big data and analytics thought leadership studies. Share an image you like, and be sure to bookmark the link to this gallery here–> http://wp.me/p4mqaW-tm

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How five industries mine today’s new natural resource

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gen_d_industry_heatmap_got_dataThe IBM Center for Applied Insights did a survey of 1,089 enterprises across 22 countries to better understand how analytics, cloud, and social were being put to use.

Here is a heatmap of what data and analytics the five surveyed industries are actively using.

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Brands partnering creatively with startups: A discussion with Evol8tion Gina Waldhorn

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Steve Rogers - Director, IBM Center for Applied InsightsOne of the key findings from the Business Tech Trends study is that Pacesetters use partnerships to stay ahead of rapidly changing markets.  They not only partner more – they partner more creatively. A few months ago, Steve Rogers, Director of the IBM Center for Applied Insights, had a great discussion with Gina Waldhorn, COO of Evol8tion, about how brands are partnering with start-ups. Evol8tion specializes in matching major brands with start-ups to drive innovation. Read the rest of this entry »

Security Gallery

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IBM_TA_Security_visualThe IBM Center for Applied Insights is always looking for ways to share our research in consumable and compelling ways. Below you’ll find image galleries from our cybersecurity and security leadership thought leadership studies. Share an image you like, and be sure to bookmark the link to this gallery here–> http://wp.me/p4mqaW-tu

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4,000 voices, three shifts, one story

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IBMCAI_videostill_cloud_mobile_social_bigdata_as_natural_resource-AVATARWithin information technology, the period between innovation and obsolescence is increasingly shrinking, and a great deal can happen over the course of a single year. To help understand that gap and its impact to business, the IBM Center for Applied Insights engaged with 3,925 people through our 2014 studies.

We’ve come up with an organizing principle from those conversations: 4,000 voices, three shifts, one story. All the interviews, opinions and responses can be channeled into what IBM views as the three major areas constituting our industry’s horizon: data, engagement and cloud. Those three shifts form the backbone of IT in 2015 and beyond. And they’re inspiring one big story of business change, providing organizations with the chance to know more and move faster. Read the rest of this entry »

Adding cloud to your IT outsourcing contract? Here’s where to begin

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IBM cloud icon“…a journey of a thousand miles starts with a single step” —Lao Tzu  

What would the ancient Chinese philosopher Lao Tzu know about helping companies that outsource IT move to the cloud?  It turns out quite a bit.

Lao Tzu’s observation that every journey must begin with a single step offers sage advice for companies that have yet to incorporate cloud into their outsourcing contracts.

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