A2's Latest Content on Big Data
posted in April 2013
39 items
Chase Gets High-Performance Analytics
Beth Schultz  
4/30/2013   16 comments
SAS High-Performance Analytics gives the financial services firm a much needed boost.
The Brave New World of Instant Media
Noreen Seebacher  
4/30/2013   30 comments
Most All Analytics readers have mixed feelings about the merger of social media and breaking news.
Watch Out Your HiPPOs Don't Trample Big-Data!
Beth Schultz  
4/29/2013   6 comments
The greatest big-data challenge is with the executive thought leaders shunning data in favor of their instinct, says Andrew McAfee, principal research scientist, MIT.
Here at SGF: Lovin' San Fran & Talking Up HPA
Mark Pitts  
4/29/2013   8 comments
Watch for me at SAS Global Forum, and join me for my 2:00 p.m. PT session on high-performance analytics.
What Big-Data Stories & Barbie Have in Common
Meta S. Brown  
4/29/2013   28 comments
Barbie is a great inspiration in many ways, but we canít literally model ourselves on her -- same as we could say for many well-publicized big-data stories.
Say Hi to 'The Big-Data Guy'
Beth Schultz  
4/28/2013   14 comments
Short and snarky, but seriously on point, these three videos will help you deliver your big-data message.
Big-Data Dreams: 10 Things to Think About
Noreen Seebacher  
4/26/2013   27 comments
As the week winds down, take time to think about these comments on big-data.
How CMOs Can Increase Effectiveness
Anne-Lindsay Beall  
4/26/2013   Post a comment
Wilson Raj, SAS Global Customer Intelligence Director, shares tips on how to merge data and analytics.
How to Align IT & Business for Big-Data Success
Waynette Tubbs  
4/25/2013   Post a comment
Executives talk about getting IT and execs on the same page for analytics implementation.
Lassoing Insights From Texas-Size Data
Waynette Tubbs  
4/25/2013   2 comments
The University of Texas Systemís Office of Strategic Initiatives is using data visualization to help corral its big-data.
Big-Data Insider Sees 3 Ongoing Trends
Beth Schultz  
4/25/2013   6 comments
When it comes to big-data strategy, people are still trying to figure out their high-level architectures -- and they're still trying to sort through all the vendor pitches.
Channeling Gordon Gekko, Pondering Analytics
Bryan Beverly  
4/25/2013   38 comments
While we shouldn't embrace this Wall Street character's unethical practices, he does raise an interesting issue about the future of analytics.
Train Life: Give Me a Seat & Move Your Feet
Noreen Seebacher  
4/24/2013   55 comments
Taking the train to work is rarely the highlight of a commuter's day.
Selecting a Big-Data Supplier Is Challenging
Noreen Seebacher  
4/23/2013   9 comments
The vast majority of respondents to a recent Quick Poll claimed selecting a big-data supplier is difficult.
Fueling Your Startup With Big-Data
Venkat Viswanathan  
4/23/2013   7 comments
With big-data, startups can leap into the big league at a small price.
A2 Radio: Making Business Analytics Relevant
Noreen Seebacher  
4/18/2013   6 comments
Tune in at 3:30 p.m. ET today when ReTargeter CEO Arjun Dev Arora joins us for a radio show on the organizational flow of business analytics.
Visualizing Your Personal Data
Noreen Seebacher  
4/17/2013   12 comments
Vizify lets you promote yourself online with personal data visualizations.
Getting Visual but Remembering the Basics
Beth Schultz  
4/16/2013   7 comments
At Cosmos Banks, analysts keep five key questions in mind as they explore data using their advanced visual analytics tools.
Nate Silver & the Relativity of Managing Big-Data
John Balla  
4/15/2013   5 comments
Nate Silver is a smart guy with remarkable ways of structuring his views on big-data.
Visual Analytics Big Draw for Cosmos Bank
Beth Schultz  
4/15/2013   16 comments
This is an era of visualization, said James Lin, chief risk officer at Cosmos Bank.
3 Levels of Analytical Sophistication
Information Graphic  
4/15/2013   3 comments
As companies progress on their analytical journeys, the furthest along report increased innovation and improved competitive advantage.
Blame Al Gore: 5 Reasons to Hate the Internet
Noreen Seebacher  
4/15/2013   24 comments
The world would be a simpler place if Al Gore hadn't invented the Internet.
Ford Speeds Along the Big-Data Highway
Beth Schultz  
4/12/2013   17 comments
Despite a bump or two in the road, Ford is driving into the future with big-data, a company analyst says.
Snipping Away at the Boundaries of Privacy
Noreen Seebacher  
4/12/2013   20 comments
Is it really possible to de-anonymize cellphone data? Nope.
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.
Building the SimCity Version of USAA
Beth Schultz  
4/11/2013   9 comments
Bipin Chadha, enterprise architect at USAA, shares his ideas on how to unlock the business value of data.
 Big-Data Analytics & Our Cyberdefense
Digital Audio  
4/10/2013   397 comments
Many enterprise security planners now understand that topping off traditional enterprise security measures with big-data analytics makes for improved cyberdefense.
Germans Claim Breakthrough in Searching Big-Data
Noreen Seebacher  
4/9/2013   11 comments
German computer scientists said they have developed a fast and efficient way to search large amounts of data.
What Users Want Next
Beth Schultz  
4/8/2013   4 comments
Attendees at the recent SAS Executive Briefing in New York share what they want with us.
Liquidize Your Data... & See It Clearly
Beth Schultz  
4/5/2013   8 comments
Data visualization lets you "liquidize" your data, making it portable, transferable, and easy to share.
The Power to Discover
Beth Schultz  
4/4/2013   1 comment
SAS CEO Jim Goodnight talks about new realities powered by advanced analytics.
Breaking Down Big-Data Barriers
Beth Schultz  
4/4/2013   Post a comment
SAS's Jim Davis talks about how high-performance analytics reduces concerns over big-data.
See, Find, Understand
Beth Schultz  
4/4/2013   Post a comment
Randy Guard of SAS shares how the company's Visual Analytics tool enables more granular insight.
Driving Predictive Models for Safer Roads
Beth Schultz  
4/4/2013   13 comments
FleetRisk Advisors uses predictive modeling to help transportation fleet owners keep their drivers happy and our roads safe.
A2 Digital Audio: Get Predictive With Eric Siegel
Beth Schultz  
4/3/2013   5 comments
Eric Siegel, predictive analytics go-to authority, will join us Thursday, April 4, for a digital audio program on the power of predictions.
Sterilize Your City for the Robocar Revolution?
Lyndon Henry  
4/3/2013   37 comments
Big-data and analytics can't solve the problem of human unpredictability on our nation's roads, despite the advancements in robotic car technology.
Survey Shows Big-Data Disconnect
Beth Schultz  
4/2/2013   10 comments
Despite the big buzz, big-data strategy is hard to find among organizations surveyed recently.
All Analytics Readers Mistrust Fed Data
Noreen Seebacher  
4/2/2013   18 comments
A whopping 90 percent of All Analytics readers responding to our poll expressed at least some mistrust of federal government data.
Curbing Vigilante Smartphone Users
Joey Naddeo  
4/1/2013   26 comments
Some crime watchers hope vigilantes will look to the data rather than trying to track down smartphone thieves themselves.