As I celebrate the end of an incredible nine years at IBM, it seemed only fitting I cave to the many requests I've had to collate some of the most popular articles published on katsinsight.com into a book, aptly named "kat bytes: One woman's love affair with data and analytics."
A story of how a musical city created for just eight days provided the perfect real-life laboratory for applying big data principles, testing sustainability ideas and modeling sustainable cities.
The newly announced partnership between Honda and IBM, will see over 160 sensors in F1 cars capture data ranging from driver timing and fuel flow rates, to engine performance, giving racing crews the chance to derive critical insight in order to improve strategies for the next race.
This is a story about transformation. About radically changing the way an organisation thinks about data and self-service. About embarking on a journey to leverage data to achieve business goals - in this case, providing a better customer experience and managing expenses.
This year, the Melbourne Spring Fashion Week (MSFW) learning program shifted to a whole new level with IBM sharing insights into Designer Data - specifically how to uncover hidden trends to help grow business in the retail sector.
This week I had the privilege of spending time with some of Australia & New Zealand's Chief Data Officers and up-and-coming data leaders - or as I like to refer to them, our corporate rockstars. The CDO Forum, hosted by Corinium, provided the perfect environment for an open dialogue on how far the CDO role had come, and sharing expertise on how to successfully drive organisational change to make data a strategic asset across the business.
Here are my Top 5 New Year Resolutions to help you successfully tap into the wealth of data available to you to make better decisions, more often.
How many mornings do you get to wake up and say to yourself, "Today, I'm going to make the world a better place!"? Today is that day.
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