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Predictive Analytics: Data and Retail Expertise
Ariella Brown  
7/27/2015   2 comments
Predictive analytics have been proving their worth in the retail sector, with examples showing showing the sector how predictive analytics can blend with industry experience in decision making.
Are Today's Game Developers Future Analytics Experts?
Jon Martindale  
7/24/2015   5 comments
If there's a crash in the video game sector, could game developers find work in the analytics field?
A2 & IWeek Survey: No Data Scientist is an Island
James M. Connolly  
7/23/2015   Post a comment
An All Analytics/InformationWeek survey shows that only a minority of those involved in analytics initiatives adopt the title of data scientist. Are there signs of new roles for analytics pros and data scientists?
What Are Mobile Consumers Thinking?
John Balla  
7/23/2015   10 comments
Research by SAS and Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management provides deep insight into the activities of mobile consumers.
A2 Radio: Analytics-based Innovation in Healthcare
James M. Connolly  
7/23/2015   Post a comment
Learn about the role that analytics can play in improving patient health while helping to manage healthcare costs when Bob Gladden of CareSource joins All Analytics Radio on Tuesday.
The Sands of Time Go Digital
James M. Connolly  
7/22/2015   17 comments
Basic fractions come to life to explain why time seems to fly as we age.
Next up for Data Science: Prescriptive Analytics
James M. Connolly  
7/21/2015   3 comments
Today at 2 pm (EDT) All Analytics Radio examines the next stage in the evolution of data science, prescriptive analytics that spot business challenges in your data but suggest solutions.
Analyze Your Medical Mysteries
Maryam Donnelly  
7/20/2015   24 comments
Crowdsourcing medical mysteries offers benefits but also raises some real questions.
Analytics Pros: Heads and Hearts in the Right Places
James M. Connolly  
7/20/2015   2 comments
An All Analytics and InformationWeek survey shows that analytics professionals simply want to do a good job, solve business problems, and help their organizations succeed. That is, if their employers let them.
Learn About Prescriptive Analytics on A2 Radio
James M. Connolly  
7/16/2015   1 comment
Join All Analytics Radio as Blue Hill Research's Hyoun Park discusses the potential for prescriptive analytics in the enterprise and shares best practices on preparing for a move to that next stage in analytics.
Big Data Demands Big Quality
Leo Sadovy  
7/16/2015   9 comments
When it comes to ensuring data quality, the concepts traditionally applied to structured data can provide benefits even with today's unstructured data.
Not the Hadoop You Thought You Knew
James M. Connolly  
7/16/2015   2 comments
Speakers at SAS' New Analytics Experience event this week outlined just how dramatic the evolution of Hadoop has been and how it changes corporate approaches to analytics.
US Freight Railroads Roll on Analytics
Lyndon Henry  
7/14/2015   24 comments
Railroads are relying heavily on analytics -- eliminating paper-driven and manual processes -- to keep railroads safe and efficient as demand for freight services soars.
Crowdsourcing Comes to All Analytics
James M. Connolly  
7/13/2015   21 comments
The latest All Analytics Quick Poll is your opportunity to participate in crowdsourcing as we help SAS identify the best sessions to include in its Analytics 2015 customer conference.
Bald Eagles Return to the United States
Robert Allison  
7/11/2015   16 comments
Maps show how the US national bird, the bald eagle, is making a comeback.
Share Ideas for the Analytics Talent Crunch
James M. Connolly  
7/10/2015   15 comments
It's time for analytics leaders to get creative if they want to fill out their big data teams over the next couple of years. Check out what Walmart did with Kaggle, and then suggest your fresh ideas for hiring analytics talent.
Database Fundamentals: The First Half of Database Science for Analysts
Fabian Pascal  
7/9/2015   9 comments
In gaining an understanding of relational database systems, a key step is learning what relations really are.
Technology in Healthcare, Chipping Away
James M. Connolly  
7/8/2015   11 comments
While many tech initiatives are chipping away at the problem, use of data and analytics in healthcare is a bigger challenge than we thought.
Where Are Different Languages Spoken?
Robert Allison  
7/8/2015   6 comments
Robert's latest map project highlights where four common languages are designated as official languages.
An Algorithm Gets Rhythm
Ariella Brown  
7/8/2015   30 comments
A machine-learning algorithm does rap in Finland, drawing on the thousands of songs by leading rap performers to develop lyrics for new works.
The New Analytics Experience Takes to the Road
James M. Connolly  
7/6/2015   6 comments
There's a new analytics culture that is taking shape as people at all levels of enterprises recognize the value of data-driven decisions. That's the subject of a global series of SAS roadshows.
Voice of the Customer With Analytics in the Cloud
John Balla  
7/6/2015   7 comments
Your enterprise doesn't have to be as big or complex as Lenovo to benefit from SAS-based analytics initiatives.
New Encryption Process Might Improve Big Data
David Wagner  
7/6/2015   11 comments
A new encryption technique, which is similar to techniques already used to process big data, could also for more secure and hopefully better analytics.
'Big' Still Haunts Analytics
James M. Connolly  
7/2/2015   26 comments
A scan of news headlines leaves a sense of negativity about "big data." Let's lose the "big" part.
Fog Analytics: Bringing Cloud Vapors to IoT Fields
Kishore Jethanandani  
7/2/2015   12 comments
Fog computing places processing where it makes the most sense in a distributed network.
Does the Data Science Career Path Have Detours?
James M. Connolly  
7/1/2015   2 comments
Data scientists may not be on a direct route to the C-Suite, but maybe a side trip into a line of business unit could shape them for a top executive role.
Born to Be Wild: Analyzing Motorcycle Data
Robert Allison  
7/1/2015   16 comments
Robert combines multiple data sources to get a picture of the trends in motorcycle deaths.
Find a Cure for Geek Speak
James M. Connolly  
6/30/2015   22 comments
It's time to cast a new role in the tech group: a translator who can explain some of those techie terms to the common man (the executive board).
Homo Habilis to Homo Sapiens: From Tool User to Data User
Leo Sadovy  
6/30/2015   2 comments
Tech developments such as robotics don't mean we all lose our jobs. Rather, with analytics we can use our brains to make better use of such tools.
Finding The Light on Dark Social Sentiment
Pierre DeBois  
6/29/2015   62 comments
Some organizations are making early progress in capturing information in the Dark Social world of apps.
Oil and Gas Sector Turns to Real-Time Analytics
James M. Connolly  
6/26/2015   22 comments
Real-time analytics are taking on a key role in the oil and gas production sector, as detailed by speakers in a SAS webinar.
Pyramids, Body Parts, and Gender Differences
Robert Allison  
6/26/2015   17 comments
Robert examines one of those subjects where men and women are different.
When Value From Analytics Means M-O-N-E-Y
James M. Connolly  
6/25/2015   2 comments
If your organization is ready to embark on its first analytics project, avoid the squishy and find opportunities that translate into revenue or savings.
Use SAS to Get the Jump on Shark Week
Robert Allison  
6/25/2015   22 comments
Before you go into the water, check out Roberts map of shark attacks along his North Carolina coastline.
Your Guide to Analytics Patents
John Milne & Brian Denton  
6/24/2015   7 comments
Patent filing activity in the analytics space is taking off. Know what you have to do to protect your own ideas.
With Analytics, Poof, You're a Software Company
James M. Connolly  
6/24/2015   7 comments
In a new twist on business models, companies like real estate giant JLL and equipment maker John Deere are expanding their product/service offerings with analytics tools for customers.
Why marketers should listen to their fathers
John Balla  
6/23/2015   20 comments
In a blog posted on the SAS website on Father's Day, John Balla crowdsources fatherly advice that could help marketers.
The IoT: Efficiency and Beyond
James M. Connolly  
6/23/2015   12 comments
The All Analytics Academy: The IoT Joins the Enterprise wraps up today when Zimana's Pierre DeBois examines how the Internet of Things can help to strengthen your ties with customers and trusted partners.
Making Art Analytical: Musicians Get Analytics Tools
Jon Martindale  
6/22/2015   35 comments
YouTube's analytics for artists raises questions about balancing art and business.
How to Handle Time (mm:ss.ss) Values in SAS
Robert Allison  
6/22/2015   2 comments
The results of a dragon boat race help Robert explain how to handle time values using SAS.
A2 Radio: A Fresh Look at Data Visualization
James M. Connolly  
6/19/2015   1 comment
Join All Analytics Radio on Monday, June 22, as blogger and Zencos Director of Data Visualization Tricia Aanderud discusses trends and best practices in visualization and presenting data to business clients.
Database Fundamentals for Analysts
Fabian Pascal  
6/18/2015   14 comments
It's time for analysts to learn more about the databases that feed their analytics tools.
Do City Buses in the US Make a Profit?
Robert Allison  
6/17/2015   38 comments
National data on public transportation revenues and expenses shows which operations are making or bleeding money.
Analytics: Start With the Digital Foundation
James M. Connolly  
6/17/2015   1 comment
The key to an analytics strategy isn't force-feeding data to business managers. Maybe it's a matter of building a digital environment in the organization, and getting all employees to embrace mobile access and concepts such as the cloud and analytics.
Internal Threats: They’re Not Just for Admins Anymore
David Wagner  
6/16/2015   11 comments
When we think of insider threats we think of the people forced to leave the company in a huff. But sometimes it is the people left behind that can be the problem.
Data as an Asset? The Importance of the Metaphors We Use for Data
Leo Sadovy  
6/16/2015   3 comments
How you describe your data depends greatly on how you use that data in the real world.
Analytics Skills Gap: Bankers' Views on Talent
James M. Connolly  
6/16/2015   4 comments
Executives of BBVA Compass discuss the challenges of hiring analytics talent, the appeal of the Sunbelt, a global support system, the value of keeping pace with new analytics apps, and the joy of working with social media.
Radio, Academy & More: No Summer Doldrums Here
James M. Connolly  
6/15/2015   2 comments
All Analytics Radio will be on the air today, launching a flurry of early summer on-air, live, and blog activity.
Mapping the 50 Hospitals with the Highest Markups
Robert Allison  
6/15/2015   31 comments
Get a graphical look at the hospitals charging as much as 10 times the prices set by Medicare.
Analyze Your Vacation Rental Risk; No One Else Is
Maryam Donnelly  
6/14/2015   11 comments
The evolving vacation rental market presents an opportunity to collect and analyze data that might assure renters a safe getaway.
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Latest Blogs
Predictive analytics have been proving their worth in the retail sector, with examples showing showing the sector how predictive analytics can blend with industry experience in decision making.
If there's a crash in the video game sector, could game developers find work in the analytics field?
An All Analytics/InformationWeek survey shows that only a minority of those involved in analytics initiatives adopt the title of data scientist. Are there signs of new roles for analytics pros and data scientists?
Research by SAS and Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management provides deep insight into the activities of mobile consumers.
Learn about the role that analytics can play in improving patient health while helping to manage healthcare costs when Bob Gladden of CareSource joins All Analytics Radio on Tuesday.
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