Discover Performance

HP Software's community for IT leaders // June 2014
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Overview

See the big picture in your workflows

Big Data’s big clickstreams mean organizations can sleuth out the processes that slow people down the most.

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Analytics strategy

Tapping the profit potential of dark data

Structured and semi-structured data lie dormant in your data warehouse—but it’s becoming increasingly easy to monetize them.

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In depth

How to connect data science and IT

Some say that data science and traditional IT are like “oil and water.” But with the right approach, you can find a synergy that delivers business insights.

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Business strategy

Augmenting humans: Better business through analytics

Looking ahead, analytics won’t be something you go to for insight. It’ll come to you with answers before you’ve asked the questions.

Smarter decisions

CIO insight

Yammer masters data-driven development

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Yammer’s director of analytics, Peter Fishman, discusses the social media company’s secrets for being faster and more experimental while making fewer bad investments.

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This tool evaluates the correlation between IT attributes and business success and, based on how your answers compare with average scores, will advise you where to invest in IT.

It is based on data HP collected from 650 global companies about a range of IT characteristics (server capacities, approach to information management, security, BYOD, etc.) and how they correlate to revenue gain. This assessment will compare your answers to the average scores in that study.

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Enterprise 20/20

Marketing 20/20

Welcome to a new reality of split-second decisions and marketing by the numbers.

Mobility 20/20

Looking toward the era when everyone — and everything — is connected.

Introduction to Enterprise 20/20

What will a successful enterprise look like in the future?

CIO 20/20

Challenges and opportunities for the CIO of the future.

Dev Center 20/20

How will we organize development centers for the apps that will power our enterprises?

IT Operations 20/20

How can you achieve the data center of the future?

Employee 20/20

What the workforce of 2020 can expect from IT, and what IT can expect from the workforce.

Security 20/20

Preparing today for tomorrow’s threats.

Data Center 20/20

The innovation and revenue engine of the enterprise.

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Events

HP Engage 2014

At this HP Autonomy event, business and IT leaders will discuss changes in technologies and in how we interact with customers. Phoenix, Sept. 21–23.

Ramón Baez: The changing role of the CIO

HP’s CIO discusses the transformational shifts under way, from how business is done and the role of technology to the IT solutions themselves.

Meg Whitman: Big Data changes everything

HP’s CEO discusses how Big Data is changing the future of business and leading to innovative ways to create business value. (On demand)

Mastering full-funnel optimization

To understand, engage, and convert your best customers, you need to leverage and integrate all the data at hand from search, social, and mobile.

Discover Performance Weekly

HP Software’s Paul Muller hosts a weekly video digging into the hottest IT issues. Check out the latest episode.

One question

Q: How can Big Data be used to improve products and services?

A: We’ve been using data analysis to do targeted marketing and to create better products and services for years—so what does Big Data bring to the party? I think it brings four things: the ability to record and analyze “micro-transactions,” analyzing machine-to-machine transactions to improve products, the ability to understand human interactions, and the ability to store more normal transactions longer and analyze them—and act on them—quickly. Because our products are now global, and because the web makes positive and negative feedback loops against our product so fast, we … have to increasingly rely upon a rich set of data to help us target our marketing and improve our products and services.

— Mike Shaw, HP Software director of Solutions Marketing, on the Discover Performance blog

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