The business of the future — your business — will be a “thinking” business, or what IBM calls a cognitive business
. A cognitive business uses its data assets to gain competitive advantage.
A real driving force within IT today and within business itself stems from the need to gain and maintain competitive advantage by deriving greater value from data assets
. Simply storing data isn’t enough. Making faster, more informed business decisions; staying ahead of the competition; creating better customer experiences; implementing the best possible fraud protection and data security
— these and many similar requirements are the drivers of the new era of cognitive business.Software‐Defined Storage For Dummies, IBM Limited Edition
, tells the story of this paradigm shift in data management technology. This book introduces IBM Spectrum Storage
, a leading family of SDS solutions, and provides plenty of information and ideas on how these systems from IBM can help your cognitive business be a market leader.