A2's Latest Content on Big Data
posted in June 2015
24 items
Find a Cure for Geek Speak
James M. Connolly  
6/30/2015   32 comments
It's time to cast a new role in the tech group: a translator who can explain some of those techie terms to the common man (the executive board).
Finding The Light on Dark Social Sentiment
Pierre DeBois  
6/29/2015   67 comments
Some organizations are making early progress in capturing information in the Dark Social world of apps.
When Value From Analytics Means M-O-N-E-Y
James M. Connolly  
6/25/2015   2 comments
If your organization is ready to embark on its first analytics project, avoid the squishy and find opportunities that translate into revenue or savings.
The Internet of Things as Your Link to Customers
AllAnalytics Academy  
6/23/2015   69 comments
Your organization can use IoT data to strengthen its relationships with customers and business partners.
The IoT: Efficiency and Beyond
James M. Connolly  
6/23/2015   12 comments
The All Analytics Academy: The IoT Joins the Enterprise wraps up today when Zimana's Pierre DeBois examines how the Internet of Things can help to strengthen your ties with customers and trusted partners.
Put Internet of Things Data into Action
AllAnalytics Academy  
6/18/2015   76 comments
When you have your IoT data in hand, it's time to use it for better decision making, improved customer relationships, and operational efficiencies.
Analytics: Start With the Digital Foundation
James M. Connolly  
6/17/2015   1 comment
The key to an analytics strategy isn't force-feeding data to business managers. Maybe it's a matter of building a digital environment in the organization, and getting all employees to embrace mobile access and concepts such as the cloud and analytics.
Strategies for Managing & Using All That Data
AllAnalytics Academy  
6/16/2015   21 comments
Finding value in IoT data calls for setting up a solid data management, analysis, and security structure.
Analytics Skills Gap: Bankers' Views on Talent
James M. Connolly  
6/16/2015   4 comments
Executives of BBVA Compass discuss the challenges of hiring analytics talent, the appeal of the Sunbelt, a global support system, the value of keeping pace with new analytics apps, and the joy of working with social media.
 Learn Why Analytics Are at Home in the Cloud
Digital Audio  
6/15/2015   26 comments
Efficiency and scalability help make the case for considering the cloud for an analytics initiative.
Radio, Academy & More: No Summer Doldrums Here
James M. Connolly  
6/15/2015   2 comments
All Analytics Radio will be on the air today, launching a flurry of early summer on-air, live, and blog activity.
Analyze Your Vacation Rental Risk; No One Else Is
Maryam Donnelly  
6/14/2015   11 comments
The evolving vacation rental market presents an opportunity to collect and analyze data that might assure renters a safe getaway.
The IoT Infrastructure, From Device to Database
AllAnalytics Academy  
6/11/2015   71 comments
Implementing an IoT initiative could mean changes to your infrastructure, from sensors up the line to data management tools.
A2 Radio: The Cloud as a Home for Analytics
James M. Connolly  
6/11/2015   Post a comment
Join All Analytics Radio on Monday, June 15 when our guest is blogger and THINKstrategies founder Jeff Kaplan. We'll be talking about the cloud as a suitable home for many analytics applications.
Next Up: An Infrastructure for Your IoT Strategy
James M. Connolly  
6/11/2015   2 comments
Our next All Analytics Academy session -- Thursday, June 11, at 2 pm -- features a look at the infrastructure that supports an IoT strategy. We're not just talking about cables and computers, but people and processes too.
The Data Scientist as Prophet
Bryan Beverly  
6/10/2015   45 comments
Like prophets of old, today's data scientists have to carve out a role that sometimes supports and sometimes challenges the edicts of those in power. It means that those data scientists often have to weigh political considerations when presenting data that runs counter to the beliefs and goals of today's kings of business.
Find Your Opportunities for the Internet of Things
AllAnalytics Academy  
6/9/2015   86 comments
Learn what the IoT means to your organization and the opportunities it brings.
Analytics Bring Opportunities for Change at Utilities
James M. Connolly  
6/8/2015   10 comments
Research into the utility sector highlights how customer analytics can drive change and benefit both the companies and their customers.
Boston Gets Green Light for Big Data Projects
Matthew Brodsky  
6/5/2015   11 comments
Analytics are helping with traffic management and enforcement in Boston and other cities.
When Big Data Tells Us What We Already Know
James M. Connolly  
6/4/2015   14 comments
For all of the value that big data analytics can bring us, some initiatives take the long route to find the obvious.
Twitter and Smartphones Accurately Estimate Crowds
Curtis Franklin Jr.  
6/3/2015   9 comments
Researchers from England's University of Warwick have turned to smartphones and Twitter to estimate crowd sizes quickly and accurately as part of the Big Data Challenge.
Analytics in the Spotlight at DIA 2015
James M. Connolly  
6/2/2015   Post a comment
SAS and other companies will be highlighting the crucial role that analytics play in pharmaceuticals and healthcare when the DIA 2015 opens in Washington next week.
A2 Academy: How You Can Find Benefits in the IoT
James M. Connolly  
6/1/2015   7 comments
All Analytics kicks off its new A2 Academy next week, providing analytics professionals with valuable advice on how organizations can narrow their focus on the Internet of Things and pursue the benefits that are critical to their organizations.
Build a Pro-Analytics IT Infrastructure
Jim Schakenbach  
6/1/2015   5 comments
Some key steps and guidelines can get your organization ready for a culture of analytics.