As a CEO, one of your fundamental responsibilities is to ensure that your business is secure. However, when it comes to cyber security, where should you focus? Chairman and CEO of IBM, Ginni Rometty suggests five action areas that are key to a strong security posture.
A new global study from the IBM Center for Applied Insights reveals that the right cloud strategy and execution are key to competitive differentiation and business growth. more… The study finds that cloud Pacesetters -- companies that are using cloud to drive differentiation through strategic reinvention, better decisions and deeper collaboration -- are seeing dramatic improvements in market responsiveness and business performance. less
A global study from IBM’s Institute for Business Value explores how innovative enterprises are gaining more… competitive advantage through the use of Big Data and analytics. The paper uses case studies to illuminate the complexities faced by organizations working with Big Data and the benefits they are deriving. less
Find out what future leaders will do differently from today's CEOs in this global study based on interviews with 3,600 students in college and graduate schools.
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The ability to generate, control and exploit innovation can become a major source of strategic advantage and economic more… benefit. This report from IBM's Institute for Business Value focuses on the evolving role of innovation and its impact in today’s complex business environment. Specifically, the report identifies what financially outperforming organizations are doing differently to foster an environment where innovation continues to thrive.less
The IBM Institute for Business Value executive report, “Chief Procurement Officer Study: Improving competitive more… advantage through procurement excellence” examines the practices of those select few procurement organizations that have developed and mastered the capabilities, influence and innovation that enable them to contribute to the competitive advantage of their enterprises. The report looks at what separates outperformers from the rank-and-file organizations that fall short. less
To transform internal operations, customer relationships and industry value chains, organizations need to more… determine how best to employ cloud-enabled business models. A global survey conducted by IBM’s Institute for Business Value in conjunction with the Economist Intelligence unit provides insight. less
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In today's connected era, innovative organizations are changing how they engage with employees, customers and partners more… from IBM uncovered insights on how to best leverage expanded connections. This report highlights seven case studies of organizations that are gaining advantage today. less
Learn how Westfield Insurance is mining new customer insights through enterprise data analytics.
ING Poland collaborated with IBM to build a centralized sales management system that provides a 360-degree view more… of all customer information. Staff can now leverage real-time account statuses and predictive analysis tools to help them determine which types of products might interest a bank patron and even the best sales approach to use. less
Redefine your competitive position and achieve the benefits of scale, flexibility and efficiency through a proven more… externally. proven approach designed to drive a specialized focus, both internally and externally. less
Improve business performance, control costs, and foster rapid innovation with new cloud delivery models.