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Hosted by Al Martin, IBM VP of Data and A.I. Development, Making Data Simple provides the latest thinking on big data, A.I., and the implications for the enterprise from a range of experts.

Making Data Simple Making Data Simple

    • Business
    • 4.3 ‚ÄĘ 72 Ratings

Hosted by Al Martin, IBM VP of Data and A.I. Development, Making Data Simple provides the latest thinking on big data, A.I., and the implications for the enterprise from a range of experts.

    Let's talk supply chain efficiency of beer! Federico Crespo, CEO Valiot

    Let's talk supply chain efficiency of beer! Federico Crespo, CEO Valiot

    Let's talk supply chain efficiency of beer! Federico Crespo, CEO Valiot, takes us there with supply chain AI that increases Heineken production by 5%. Related within, time to get over Tom Brady. Seriously.  Show Notes  06:19 What's up with supply chain 11:14 Ok, what about Inflation?  12:34 Valiot, the gods of IOT  15:08 Optimizing beer production 21:53 Shifting from IOT to AI  27:32 Valiot's differentiation  31:06 Are we ready for another Covid?  Find Federico: https://www.linkedin.com/in/crespofederico/? originalSubdomain=mx Find Valiot: https://valiot.io/  Want to be featured as a guest on Making Data Simple? Reach out to us at [almartintalksdata@gmail.com] and tell us why you should be next. Abstract Making Data Simple Podcast is hosted by Al Martin, WW VP Account Technical Leader IBM Technology Sales, where we explore trending technologies, business innovation, and leadership ... while keeping it simple & fun. 

    • 39 min
    Enter at your own risk! Learn the secrets of Branding, Writing, and Comedy. The show after the show.... with Mark Van Name

    Enter at your own risk! Learn the secrets of Branding, Writing, and Comedy. The show after the show.... with Mark Van Name

    Ok.  Want to hear more from Mark Van Name?  This is really the "After Show" material.  Not your typical Making Data Simple Podcast but.... we're having fun.   Enter at your own risk. Show Notes 04:06 Personal branding 04:16 Why is Mark so angry? 08:02 How does comedy help? 11:21 Back to Business:  Principled Technologies 16:14 The secret to writing : show up 21:48 Now the book, Limit Your Greed 27:10 What does Pappy Van Winkle have to do with this?? Find  Mark :  linkedin.com/in/markvanname Find Principled Technologies :  https://www.principledtechnologies.com Want to be featured as a guest on Making Data Simple? Reach out to us at  [almartintalksdata@gmail.com] and tell us why you should be next. Abstract  Making Data Simple Podcast is hosted by Al Martin, WW VP Account Technical  Leader IBM Technology Sales, where we explore trending technologies,  business innovation, and leadership ... while keeping it simple & fun. 

    • 34 min
    "Data systems are just like toddlers" - Rohit Choudhary, Acceldata

    "Data systems are just like toddlers" - Rohit Choudhary, Acceldata

    Core hypothesis is all companies are data driven, all have data complexity, and there is not enough talent out there to solve it.   Show Notes 04:01 Why Start Acceldata 06:02 Core hypothesis for Acceldata 08:59 Will Hadoop survive? And a tip of the hat to mainframes 11:12 Meaning of Data Observability & managing the data pipeline 13:26 The most troublesome data layer 20:10 Acceldata value prop 24:58 A typical observability engagement 29:08 AI is built in 30:38 Early client adoption 33:26 Preventing future data reliability issues 35:10 Acceldata's futures and why now? Find Rohit: https://www.linkedin.com/in/rconline/ Find Acceldata : https://www.linkedin.com/company/acceldata/ Want to be featured as a guest on Making Data Simple? Reach out to us at  [almartintalksdata@gmail.com] and tell us why you should be next. Abstract  Making Data Simple Podcast is hosted by Al Martin, WW VP Account Technical  Leader IBM Technology Sales, where we explore trending technologies,  business innovation, and leadership ... while keeping it simple & fun. 

    • 43 min
    "Ferret"ing out the bad actors with Matt Heisie. You'll have to listen to get the joke!

    "Ferret"ing out the bad actors with Matt Heisie. You'll have to listen to get the joke!

    Ferret, the company that performs due diligence for you.  Relationship intelligence to avoid high - risk individuals.  With Ferret Theranos doesn't happen.  Welcome Matt Heise, Co-founder and head of Product at Ferret. Show Notes 03:28 Attraction of serial entrepreneurship 05:17 The unbelievable story of Ferret's founding 11:37 Why due diligence isn't really done 18:50 How does Ferret work 20:41 Would this have prevented Theranos 25:19 Two use cases.  Got get it for Free. 36:03 Ferret's future 36:56 Competition 38:42 Making a dent in the number of bad actors 39:56 Preventing "Inventing Anna" Find  Matt: https://www.linkedin.com/in/mattheisie/ www.Ferret.ai Want to be featured as a guest on Making Data Simple? Reach out to us at [almartintalksdata@gmail.com] and tell us why you should be next.  Abstract  Making Data Simple Podcast is hosted by Al Martin, WW VP Account Technical  Leader IBM Technology Sales, where we explore trending technologies, business innovation, and leadership ... while keeping it simple & fun.

    • 42 min
    BOLD is a super power! Learn to grow your bold superpower as Al interviews Fred Joyal on the superpower of being bold.

    BOLD is a super power! Learn to grow your bold superpower as Al interviews Fred Joyal on the superpower of being bold.

    Fred Joyal Notes  This week on Making Data Simple, Fred Joyal. Perhaps you've seen Fred on 1-800-DENTIST commercials. Now, he's turned marketing genius into the art of being BOLD.  Show Notes  02:20 Brand Fred Joyal  19:20 Monetization Strategy  20:58 Boldness is a Super Power  23:18 Just Show Up  26:15 Step Up with Exercises  27:00 Failure's are Steps Up, Take Another Swing 38:50 5 Steps to Lowering Anxiety  41:50 How to Better Network  Find Fred Joyal @ https://fredjoyal.com/ LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/fredjoyal  Twitter: fredjoyal  Want to be featured as a guest on Making Data Simple? Reach out to us at [almartintalksdata@gmail.com] and tell us why you should be next. Abstract Making Data Simple Podcast is hosted by Al Martin, WW VP Account Technical Leader IBM Technology Sales, where we explore trending technologies, business innovation, and leadership ... while keeping it simple & fun. 

    • 50 min
    Part 2 Mr. President, here is the situation with Eric Daimler, Chair, CEO, & Co-Founder Conexus AI, Inc.

    Part 2 Mr. President, here is the situation with Eric Daimler, Chair, CEO, & Co-Founder Conexus AI, Inc.

    Part 2: This week on Making Data Simple, we have Eric Diamler. Eric is an authority in the Artificial Intelligence community with over 20 years of experience in the field. He currently leads MIT’s first-ever spinout from its Math department and has co-founded six technology companies that have pioneered work in fields ranging from software systems to statistical arbitrage.  Show Notes  00:00 -Definition of gov success 8:02 - Six startups and counting and the latest : Conexus 13:12 - Conexus differentiation 20:05 - AI regulation Want to be featured as a guest on Making Data Simple? Reach out  to us at [almartintalksdata@gmail.com] and tell us why you should  be next.  Abstract Making Data Simple Podcast is hosted by Al  Martin, WW VP Account Technical Leader IBM Technology Sales,  where we explore trending technologies, business innovation, and  leadership ... while keeping it simple & fun.

    • 31 min

Customer Reviews

4.3 out of 5
72 Ratings

72 Ratings

cmc560 ,

Learn a lot

Really enjoy Al and his guests. Wide variety of topics and I also love the lightning round. My only suggestion for improvement would be the music. Especially the exit portion. It’s way too long and loud and Annoying. Otherwise it is a great podcast. Thanks

bnryals170 ,

Worth the listen!!

So glad I’ve found this podcast. Always looking forward to the next episode! Thanks Al!

gkmartin612!! ,

best podcast ever!

such an informative and fun podcast- you won’t regret listening!

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