08/20/2010 03:48 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

The Age of Data?

Data visualization is pretty cool, but what can we actually do with it? Well, it turns out, a lot. In these videos, IBM experts walk through how analytics can be brought back to earth to have some practical implications -- anything from managing neonatal intensive care to diverting traffic -- using data in the right way can quite simply, make things work better.