Guest post by Craig Hayman, General Manager, IBM Industry Solutions.
Our CEO, Ginni Rometty, has been speaking recently about data and how it represents the natural resource of the 21 st century. Not a natural resource, but the natural resource, bar none. The one difference is that unlike other natural resources, data is scarily unlimited. There are 500 billion word-of-mouth impressions about products and services on the social web annually in the U.S. alone and each impression generates a potential slew of data: who read what, when,... [Continue Reading]