With applications for jobs ranging from cancer detection to retail pricing, nine data-driven small and midsize businesses (SMBs) vied for Global Entrepreneur of the Year at IBM's SmartCamp competition.
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The SmartCamp Tel Aviv winner's predictive analytics platform uses context to automatically analyze massive amounts of data, with a specialty in retail and customer relationship management uses. Above, CB-4 co-founder and CEO Irad Ben-Gal presents his pitch.
InformationWeek Tech Digest, Nov. 10, 2014Just 30% of respondents to our new survey say their companies are very or extremely effective at identifying critical data and analyzing it to make decisions, down from 42% in 2013. What gives?