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IBM Introduces Predictive Analytics Optimization to the Supply Chain
About the only thing that gets us more excited than analytics is predictive analytics, and so when we saw an IBM press release entitled

doscher  solutions with a healthy dose of IBM’s consulting services to tailor the right mix of predictive analytics and optimization capabilities for the customer's requirements. IBM PAO will use a mix of these IBM solutions depending on the customers' needs: IBM SPSS Modeler IBM SPSS Decision Management  (this uses ILOG Rules, the former ILOG solution that IBM purchased in 2009) SPSS Collaboration and Deployment Services IBM Cognos Business Intelligence IBM InfoSphere Tivoli Maximo  or  TRIRIGA Focus on

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