A2's Latest Content on Big Data
posted in January 2016
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Data Analytics Trends to Anticipate in 2016
Venkat Viswanathan  
1/29/2016   70 comments
Watch for integration of mobile devices, better insight into customer behavior, and the emergence of virtual reality in business as we move through 2016.
 The Analytics Job and Salary Outlook for 2016
Digital Audio  
1/28/2016   16 comments
Robert Half Technology shares data and insight on hiring and compensation for analytics professionals in the new year
The Analytics of Customer Intelligence and Why It Matters
Suneel Grover  
1/26/2016   27 comments
With the growing importance of customer analytics in organizations, the ability to extract insight and embed it back into organizational processes is at the forefront of business transformation. However, this requires considerations for where relevant data resides, the ability to reshape it for downstream analytic tasks (predictive modeling vs. reporting), and how to take action on the derived insights.
Big Data: What's In a Name?
David Wagner  
1/26/2016   7 comments
The language we use around "big data" or "analytics" is changing. How your CEO is adjusting to that changing lingual landscape might say more about your depertment's success or failure with analytics than any metric.
Will Big Data Go to War?
James M. Connolly  
1/25/2016   19 comments
A US Army colonel explores how big data analytics could lower the risks involved in modern urban warfare.
Retailís Big Show Prompts Big Questions While Offering Big Solutions
Lenny Liebmann  
1/22/2016   35 comments
The National Retail Foundation did a spectacular job of bringing the tech industryís top players together for a smorgasbord of solutions that couldnít help but overwhelm attendees with its breadth and sophistication.
We're Talking About Your Jobs
James M. Connolly  
1/20/2016   24 comments
Next up in the All Analytics Conversations series, John Reed of recruiting firm Robert Half Technology joins A2 Radio to share information about the 2016 job market for analytics professionals and what compensation packages look like for you and your peers.
Five Moves to Advance Marketing Analytics in 2016
Lauren Tucker  
1/19/2016   1 comment
If management is asking what is marketing doing for your business, then your 2016 resolution should be to stop guessing and start knowing how your marketing strategy and investment will connect the brand to the sale.
Is a Data Lake in Your Future?
Daniel D. Gutierrez  
1/14/2016   5 comments
The year 2016 will be a time for a lot of organizations to consider moving to a data lake strategy. Keep in mind how the concept has changed a bit and what concerns remain.
Retail Steps into the Analytics Spotlight
Matthew Brodsky  
1/13/2016   16 comments
The National Retail Federation's Big Show 2016 takes the stage at the Javits Center in New York on Sunday. Here's a peek into what attendees will see and learn.
Semantic Technology in 2016: Increasing Business Value
Luca Scagliarini  
1/7/2016   1 comment
System intelligence that puts text and other unstructured data types in context will take steps in 2016 to help organize data throughout an organization.
Analytics & Health: Numbers Are People
James M. Connolly  
1/6/2016   6 comments
It's a chicken or egg question. Will analytics change healthcare or does healthcare have to change to accept analytics.
Nine Ways for Hoteliers to thrive in 2016
Kelly A. McGuire  
1/6/2016   4 comments
For the hotel industry in 2016, the mandate includes more strategic thinking, fewer gut decisions, and better collaboration among business units.
The Elephants to Watch Out for in 2016
John Balla  
1/4/2016   12 comments
The Indian story about blind men and the elephant highlighted why you need a complete view of any issue, and that applies to how today's organizations view and respond to their customers.