The Right Analytics Talent Brings a Competitive Edge
Information Graphic 8/12/2015 4 comments
Research by MIT and SAS confirms that a culture of embracing analytics combined with the right analytics talent brings an organization dividends in the form of competitive advantage. Check out our infographic detailing the survey findings.
It Pays to Keep Insurance Fraud in Check
Information Graphic 1/29/2015 9 comments
While 97% of insurers say that insurance fraud has increased or remained the same in the past two years, most of those companies report benefits from anti-fraud technology in limiting the impact of fraud, including higher quality referrals, the ability to uncover organized fraud, and improve efficiency for investigators.
Companies Find ROI in Text Analytics
Information Graphic 12/10/2014 3 comments
Enterprises are building up their experience with text analytics, to identify trends in unstructured data, and more of those companies are finding payback in the form of operational efficiencies and new business opportunities. A series of three surveys by Alta Plana - sponsored by SAS - tracked how text analytics is maturing, how companies are using text analytics, and where they are finding business benefits.
Analytics Leads the Way to Customer Loyalty
Information Graphic 10/21/2014 1 comment
Looking to better understand the role analytics plays in successful customer loyalty strategies, the International Institute for Analytics (IIA) conducted a survey of businesses with revenue of $50 million or higher in the US.
Take Analytics to the Next Level
Information Graphic 6/19/2014 12 comments
A new report from MIT Sloan Management Review shows that analytics alone arenít enough to differentiate companies anymore. The real winners are willing to change direction and revise their decision-making processes based on the data.
Listening to the Voice of the Customer
Information Graphic 12/9/2013 5 comments
An Economist Intelligence Unit report examines the all-important, but still elusive, goals of becoming customer-centric and integrating across marketing channels.
Big-Data in Big Companies
Information Graphic 7/29/2013 3 comments
Big companies are making more use of unstructured and structured data, as well as new opportunities to benefit from it.
Squeezing Value From Data
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Businesses that master big-data analytics are emerging as industry leaders armed with deep insights and making faster, better decisions.
The Analytical Advantage
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With an understanding of data's value comes wide-ranging business benefits and increased competitive advantage.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell's offhand remark relating to players' risk for brain injury exhibited how use of data can be accurate without being right.
SAS tools add readability and depth to a map highlighting how natural gas is wasted in oil drilling.
While there is merit in the president's cybersecurity initiative it may be too little too late, considering the upcoming change in administrations and the White House relationship with Congress.
Perhaps a precurser to automated vehicles on the highway, massive driverless trucks are already at work in the mining sector.
To understand data virtualization, start by imagining the chatter across the multiple channels at NASA's mission control center.
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