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Humans Will Keep Jobs, Guiding a Machine
James M. Connolly  
5/22/2015   7 comments
Stop blaming machines -- those analytics-driven engines -- for job losses. Computers and other machines are changing, not eliminating jobs.
Why You Need to Care about Driverless Cars, AI & Robots
Susan Nunziata  
5/21/2015   12 comments
Everybody loves to talk about a future filled with driverless cars, robots to tend to our every need, and artificial intelligence that can solve our problems. But does it all really matter for CIOs?
Transparency and the Information Arms Race
Leo Sadovy  
5/21/2015   3 comments
Our reliance on data and the threats that reliance brings to an organization or individual could mirror what happened back in the Cambrian explosion.
Explain Data Scientist to a Kid: Hmmm!
James M. Connolly  
5/21/2015   3 comments
All Analytics asked attendees at the InformationWeek Conference how they would explain the role of a data scientist to a 5-year-old. How would you word it?
A2 Community: Save Hollywood History & Ours
David Wagner  
5/20/2015   Post a comment
Help with a big problem. Earn some love. Save mankind. Learn some skills.
Television Upfronts Explain the Impact of Content Marketing
John Balla  
5/19/2015   18 comments
Content marketers can learn a lesson from the annual television preview events known as Upfronts.
The Legal Limits for On-Call Shifts
Ariella Brown  
5/19/2015   38 comments
One downside with the use of analytics in the retail sector can be the impact on workers who are subject to the vagaries of on-call staffing.
Healthcare Transformation Starts With the Data
James M. Connolly  
5/18/2015   3 comments
SAS will host its Health Analytics Virtual Forum on Wednesday, May 20, from 8 am to 4 pm.
A Little Fun With UFO Sightings Data
Robert Allison  
5/18/2015   17 comments
UFO sightings dot the North Carolina skies.
A2 Radio: Big Data in Big Pharma Matters to You
James M. Connolly  
5/15/2015   10 comments
Join All Analytics Radio on Tuesday for a discussion of how big data analytics are being used in pharmaceuticals, biotechs, and healthcare, and what it means to you and your company.
Data Scientists Score on Payday
James M. Connolly  
5/14/2015   10 comments
While pay for data scientists edges upward, one way a data scientist can pad their wallet is by changing jobs.
Vet Referral Traffic Analytics for Safer Data
Pierre DeBois  
5/14/2015   20 comments
Vetting referral traffic is becoming essential to ensure accuracy and, in some instances, security.
Creating Custom Graphs for SAS Procedures
Robert Allison  
5/13/2015   2 comments
SAS allows you to utilize their default graphs or your own custom graphs.
Utilities: Time to Adopt Analytics
James M. Connolly  
5/13/2015   16 comments
A Capgemini Consulting report shows that utilities have been slow to embrace analytics, but that they are starting to see the opportunities that data can present.
Analytics Should Stay Out of My 80's Music
David Wagner  
5/11/2015   27 comments
Attempting to apply analytics to music, we may have gone a bridge too far.
Virtual Forum: Data-driven Decisions in Financial Services
James M. Connolly  
5/11/2015   1 comment
Leaders from the financial services sector and SAS experts will participate in the SAS Financial Services Virtual Forum on Thursday.
US Federal Government Is Shrinking
Robert Allison  
5/11/2015   22 comments
Federal employment has been tracking downward over the past five decades.
Analytics Unite Farmers and Underwriters
Mary E. Shacklett  
5/11/2015   4 comments
Analytics play a key role in precision farming and, increasingly, help farmers get insurance on their crops.
Hiring: When Money Takes a Back Seat
James M. Connolly  
5/8/2015   18 comments
Following up on advice from A2 Radio Show guest John Reed, we want to know what it would take to get you to change employers.
Anticipation: the Heart of Agile, Digital Marketing
John Balla  
5/8/2015   6 comments
Analytics can support better customer service by helping organizations anticipate customer needs through agile marketing strategies.
SAS/GRAPH Intermediate Tricks: (A Handbook for the Wizard’s Apprentice)
Robert Allison  
5/7/2015   Post a comment
Check out Robert's new e-book on working with SAS/GRAPH.
Analytics Enable Growth of New Hedge Funds
Kishore Jethanandani  
5/7/2015   5 comments
Analytics driven by massively parallel processing now enable smaller hedge funds to deliver reporting and alert capabilities once reserved for bigger firms.
SAS's Goodnight & Davis: The Road to Data-Driven Decisions
James M. Connolly  
5/6/2015   18 comments
The Internet of Things and data-driven decision making have made plenty of progress but general adoption, in the corporate world has a way to go. SAS CEO Jim Goodnight and Executive VP Jim Davis shared their thoughts with A2.
A2's CIO Townhall: The Big Data Business Challenge
James M. Connolly  
5/6/2015   2 comments
CIOs voice confidence in how they are managing big data, but they are getting negative feedback from the business managers. A couple dozen IT leaders aired their thoughts on big data at the All Analytics Townhall during the InformationWeek Conference.
The New Map of Global Manufacturing
Leo Sadovy  
5/5/2015   7 comments
The collaboration between SAS and the United Nations is opening up cloud-based access to key UN international trade data for companies of all sizes.
Jeff Ma: On Blackjack, Analytics & Trusting Numbers
James M. Connolly  
5/5/2015   7 comments
Jeff Ma, best known for being a member of the MIT blackjack team, shared his thoughts on data-driven decision making with a SAS Global Forum audience.
Data Integration Across the IoT and Connected Enterprise
Venkat Viswanathan  
5/4/2015   3 comments
As we move deeper into the Internet of Things, consider what something like a Fitbit means to both the consumer and the enterprise.
More Free SAS on Amazon
Robert Allison  
5/4/2015   5 comments
SAS offers a new way to try SAS software through Amazon Web Services.
SAS Executive Conference: Building Your Team
James M. Connolly  
5/4/2015   Post a comment
Retired US Army General Russel L. Honoré, best known for leading the military response to Hurricane Katrina, shared his thoughts on team building at SAS Global Forum and Executive Conference.
See the People Behind the Numbers
James M. Connolly  
4/30/2015   24 comments
New York Times reporter Alan Schwarz shared a bit of advice that all analytics pros and their executives might want to keep in mind.
Look Closely at the Tablet, It Knows What You Want
Maryam Donnelly  
4/30/2015   22 comments
Eye tracking software in tablets could help you decide what you want on a future visit to Pizza Hut.
Help Data Make a World of Difference
James M. Connolly  
4/28/2015   10 comments
What Jake Porway of Datakind had to say -- and the passion he brought with his message -- should make data analytics professionals wonder why they haven't gotten involved in supporting the social good earlier.
A2 at the IWeek Conference: UPS Delivers on Data
David Wagner  
4/28/2015   1 comment
UPS Director Jackie Collins spoke at InformationWeek Conference about her company's journey on the data path.
A Closer Look at the US Income Inequality Graphs
Robert Allison  
4/28/2015   13 comments
Robert explores income inequality data drawn over the decades.
SAS Executive Conference: The Analytics Learning Experience
James M. Connolly  
4/28/2015   2 comments
Analytics leaders at the SAS Executive Conference shared some of the lessons learned in hiring and developing big data talent, finding the right speed for business decisions, and dealing with shadow IT.
Join in: A2 Radio on Data Science for a Better World
James M. Connolly  
4/27/2015   1 comment
Don't forget Datakind's Jake Porway will preview his SAS Global Forum keynote with a live interview from the show Tuesday morning at 10 am (EDT).
SAS Global Forum: Cybersecurity, Big Data Talent, & Trade Data
James M. Connolly  
4/27/2015   3 comments
SAS opened its SAS Global Forum and Executive Conference with a half dozen announcements focused on analytics for cybersecurity, risk management, UN trade data, Visual Analytics, and the big data talent gap.
Emancipating Big Data: Analytics Via the Cloud
Jeff Kaplan  
4/24/2015   13 comments
Cloud-based analytics tools promise not only to make use of big data more efficient for the enterprise, but pave the way for citizen data scientists to better utilize data.
More Reasons to Stop Smoking
Robert Allison  
4/24/2015   57 comments
Robert uses SAS to recreate a stop-smoking message from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Follow the Action at SAS Global Forum
James M. Connolly  
4/24/2015   1 comment
The SAS Global Forum and Executive Conference will have analytics professionals discussing and learning about the inner workings of technology but also how data analytics can help their companies and the world run better.
Quick Poll: A Home for Predictive Analytics
James M. Connolly  
4/22/2015   9 comments
Early voting in our A2 Quick Poll shows that predictive analytics are a natural for a wide variety of business applications.
Celebrate Earth Day With Better Marketing
John Balla  
4/22/2015   16 comments
One of the ways that enterprises can contribute to a better world -- on this Earth Day -- is to optimize their marketing efforts.
Ye Olde Information Overload
Leo Sadovy  
4/22/2015   7 comments
From the time of Gutenberg, information overload has presented challenges and required filters. Today, analytics plays the role of filter.
A2 at the IWeek Conference and Interop
David Wagner  
4/22/2015   Post a comment
Join A2 virtually or in person at the InformationWeek Conference and Interop.
Join Dave Wagner at the InformationWeek Conference
David Wagner  
4/21/2015   14 comments
All Analytics editor Dave Wagner will be running a session at the InformationWeek conference, part of Interop. Join him to talk analytics with your peers at Big Data Analytics: Top Trends and Challenges, sponsored by AllAnalytics.com.
Analyzing Wait times at VA Healthcare Facilities
Robert Allison  
4/21/2015   14 comments
An analysis of reported wait times at VA healthcare facilities shows where access is quick and where delays are problematic.
Railroad Crossings: A Potential Lifesaver
Lyndon Henry  
4/21/2015   35 comments
As government and industry officials try to make railroads safer, a data-centric enhancements could reduce train-vehicle collisions.
Realtime Analytics Target Cyber Threats
James M. Connolly  
4/20/2015   17 comments
SAS has announced it's analytics driven SAS Cybersecurity, designed to help enterprises take the offensive against cyberthreats.
How the Mobile Customer is Changing Marketing
John Balla  
4/20/2015   2 comments
Mobile is changing the way that customers interact with business, and as a result companies have to change the way they do business.
Mobile Data Shows Tablets Fading
James M. Connolly  
4/20/2015   27 comments
Mobile analytics and market reports raise questions about the long-term role of tablets as a primary device for web access.
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Stop blaming machines -- those analytics-driven engines -- for job losses. Computers and other machines are changing, not eliminating jobs.
Everybody loves to talk about a future filled with driverless cars, robots to tend to our every need, and artificial intelligence that can solve our problems. But does it all really matter for CIOs?
Our reliance on data and the threats that reliance brings to an organization or individual could mirror what happened back in the Cambrian explosion.
All Analytics asked attendees at the InformationWeek Conference how they would explain the role of a data scientist to a 5-year-old. How would you word it?
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