Consolidating Enterprise Data
Michael Steinhart 11/29/2013 2 comments
Cloudera announces its Enterprise Data Hub, which enables companies to consolidate all their disparate datasets, structured and unstructured, for unified analytics.
Big Data's Global Reach
Michael Steinhart 11/27/2013 3 comments
Strata/Hadoop World 2013 attendees share their impressions of the technical sessions, along with their Hadoop stories.
Getting Real With Hadoop
Michael Steinhart 11/25/2013 2 comments
SAS VP of Big Data Paul Kent shares his insights into Hadoop adoption and the future of big data applications.
Hadoop in the Cloud
Michael Steinhart 11/5/2013 5 comments
Rackspace exec Sean Anderson explains why cloud-based Hadoop implementations are a good bet for companies interested in leveraging big data.
Fast Cars, Big Egos
Noreen Seebacher 8/23/2013 14 comments
Some 10 million American motorists have vanity license plates. But don't they just make a person easier to track?
Bird Bests Cicada
Beth Schultz 8/8/2013 2 comments
Will SMB cicadas meet their demise at the hands of bigger, faster, big-data-enabled birds?
The Tag Chase Is On
Pierre DeBois 7/31/2013 3 comments
Vetting referral sources is a critical step in managing multichannel campaigns effectively.
Want Some Candy?
Noreen Seebacher 7/23/2013 8 comments
Data is only as good as the people who collect it – and, sometimes, a piece of candy can get in the way.
Marketers & Analytics
Noreen Seebacher 7/3/2013 1 comment
Adele Sweetwood, vice president at SAS Americas Marketing & Support, explains why analytics isn't just a hot topic for marketers but is intertwined with everything they do.
Noreen Seebacher 6/25/2013 4 comments
Here's your chance to resolve a burning question: What the heck is integrated marketing?
The Plot Thickens...
Noreen Seebacher 6/24/2013 4 comments
Tom Davenport, business analytics expert and prolific author, shares why a classical storytelling framework is so important in delivering results to business users.
Step Back, Be Human
Beth Schultz 6/20/2013 5 comments
Brian Solis, principal analyst at Altimeter Group, asks marketers to use data and analytics to make their companies more meaningful and human -- to be more than mere purveyors of products and services.
Feed the World
Beth Schultz 6/17/2013 1 comment
Nalini Polavarapu, advanced analytics lead, Monsanto, explains the company's vision of sustainable agriculture.
Rough Going? Suck It Up
Noreen Seebacher 6/14/2013 3 comments
Jonathan Pierce, social media director at American Airlines, says you have to take the rough with the smooth.
Amazon & Analytics
Pierre DeBois 5/7/2013 2 comments
Amazon has expanded into the world of business intelligence. Could web analytics be next?
Beth Schultz 5/3/2013 2 comments
Insurance companies have no excuse not to be using advanced analytics in their fight against fraud.
Strength in Numbers
Beth Schultz 4/22/2013 1 comment
Hear, hear! to the folks who count themselves among analytics professionals and who will be gathering next week at SAS Global Forum.
Ford Revs Up With Big-Data
Beth Schultz 4/12/2013 2 comments
In an All Analytics interview, Mike Cavaretta, technical leader, predictive analytics at Ford Research & Advanced Engineering, shares how big-data is fueling vehicle decisions.
Get On With It!
Beth Schultz 4/11/2013 1 comment
Analytics professionals and SAS executives share how organizations can get on with their work so much faster when working in a high-performance and visual analytics environment.
If you're carrying a smartphone, there are dozens of entities that want to track your movements in exchange for serving you coupons and helpful information. Apple is the latest to join the fray with its iBeacon Bluetooth-based feature.
ConAgra HR analytics professionals share the promises and pitfalls of three projects.
Loyalty programs are far from the cure-all for customer engagement, but understanding your shoppers, their preferences, and their shopping habits is key to creating long-term value and competing effectively in the new grocery future.
ConAgra analytics professionals lay down the law for using predictive analytics for employee purposes.
The latest 3D printing and simulation technologies will upend traditional manufacturing models.
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