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See what’s new in Rocket Discover 1.5

Rocket Discover’s development team has launched three feature-rich product releases in the last eight months. This is the result of a team that closely adheres to the principles of agile development. Agile methods foster greater flexibility compared to more traditional approaches where features are locked in early and in most cases can’t be adjusted to […]

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Rocket at 25: A Magic Month For Rocket

If there’s one thing I can say after 25 years of running Rocket is that we don’t have many slow months. Rocketeers are always busy building new products, improving existing ones, working with our customers and partners to deliver great solutions, and planning for our future together. But the last 30 days are the busiest […]

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Live from IBM Insight2015: How are you being disruptive?

What does a high school teacher from the inner city have in common with Uber, Rent the Runway, Air BnB, Local Motors and Under Armour? They have all been disruptive in their own ways. From Uber changing the transportation industry to Rent the Runway changing women’s fashion, to a high school teacher inspiring students to overcome […]

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Live from IBM Insight2015: The big data behind a peanut butter and jelly sandwich

Imagine this–you walk into Costco, head over to the produce section, and grab a loaf of Kirkland Signature Split Top Bread. Then, you see some peanut butter and jelly and pick those up as well. You then make your way to the register, check out and leave. It’s a pretty simple process that millions of people […]

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Live from IBM Insight2015: Analytics and ads of the future

Like them or hate them, advertisements aren’t going away any time soon. Companies want to spread the word about their products or events, and ads are one of the most visible ways to do this. This week at Insight, we’ve heard a lot about intelligent analytics that can be generated out of big data. Analytics […]

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Live from IBM Insight2015: Using analytics to acquire and retain key talent

5 – 7 years ago I’m not so sure I would have been writing a blog post about acquiring and retaining key talent. It’s interesting how times change, and the demand for jobs in general has led to a shift in how companies look to both recruit and keep their most valuable assets–their employees. This […]

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Live from IBM Insight2015: Where will the Cognitive Era take us?

If you’ve been following along with the happenings at IBM Insight 2015 (#ibminsight), you may have heard some of the amazing news surrounding the continued advancement of Watson and how this technology is bringing us into the Cognitive Era. So what does this mean for you and me? Think about all of the decisions that you […]

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