A2's Latest Content on Big Data
posted in July 2015
20 items
Imagining the IoT's Influence
Pierre DeBois  
7/31/2015   23 comments
The Solid conference on new technology highlighted not only the opportunities for the Internet of Things but how analytics pros have to be deeply involved in IoT initiatives.
You Can Define the Modern Data Analyst
James M. Connolly  
7/30/2015   20 comments
Members of the All Analytics community are invited to take part in a survey by Blue Hill Research as the consultancy compiles a profile of the modern data analyst.
Analytics Skills Gap: Drive Innovation Through Data Intelligence
James M. Connolly  
7/29/2015   3 comments
Maryanne Schretzman, executive director of the New York City Center for Innovation through Data Intelligence (CIDI), discusses why analytics professionals would want to work in an organization that is devoted to helping people live better lives.
 Health Analytics: Find Data Beyond the Hospital Doors
Digital Audio  
7/28/2015   47 comments
Creative use of new data sources beyond factors like blood pressure readings can give patients a healthier future
Time for New Spending and ROI Metrics
James M. Connolly  
7/28/2015   21 comments
Judging enterprise interest in analytics calls for a new metric that looks beyond what companies spend on hardware, software, and services.
A2 Radio: Analytics-based Innovation in Healthcare
James M. Connolly  
7/23/2015   7 comments
Learn about the role that analytics can play in improving patient health while helping to manage healthcare costs when Bob Gladden of CareSource joins All Analytics Radio on Tuesday.
 Finding Answers Through Prescriptive Analytics
Digital Audio  
7/21/2015   117 comments
Learn what prescriptive analytics can do for your organization, and how to get there from predictive analytics.
Next up for Data Science: Prescriptive Analytics
James M. Connolly  
7/21/2015   3 comments
Today at 2 pm (EDT) All Analytics Radio examines the next stage in the evolution of data science, prescriptive analytics that spot business challenges in your data but suggest solutions.
Analytics Pros: Heads and Hearts in the Right Places
James M. Connolly  
7/20/2015   2 comments
An All Analytics and InformationWeek survey shows that analytics professionals simply want to do a good job, solve business problems, and help their organizations succeed. That is, if their employers let them.
Learn About Prescriptive Analytics on A2 Radio
James M. Connolly  
7/16/2015   1 comment
Join All Analytics Radio as Blue Hill Research's Hyoun Park discusses the potential for prescriptive analytics in the enterprise and shares best practices on preparing for a move to that next stage in analytics.
Big Data Demands Big Quality
Leo Sadovy  
7/16/2015   11 comments
When it comes to ensuring data quality, the concepts traditionally applied to structured data can provide benefits even with today's unstructured data.
Not the Hadoop You Thought You Knew
James M. Connolly  
7/16/2015   2 comments
Speakers at SAS Live! Experience the Power of Analytics + Hadoop event this week outlined just how dramatic the evolution of Hadoop has been and how it changes corporate approaches to analytics.
Share Ideas for the Analytics Talent Crunch
James M. Connolly  
7/10/2015   17 comments
It's time for analytics leaders to get creative if they want to fill out their big data teams over the next couple of years. Check out what Walmart did with Kaggle, and then suggest your fresh ideas for hiring analytics talent.
Technology in Healthcare, Chipping Away
James M. Connolly  
7/8/2015   11 comments
While many tech initiatives are chipping away at the problem, use of data and analytics in healthcare is a bigger challenge than we thought.
SAS and Hadoop Shape an Analytics Culture
James M. Connolly  
7/6/2015   6 comments
There's a new analytics culture that is taking shape as people at all levels of enterprises recognize the value of data-driven decisions. That's the subject of a global series of SAS roadshows.
Voice of the Customer With Analytics in the Cloud
John Balla  
7/6/2015   7 comments
Your enterprise doesn't have to be as big or complex as Lenovo to benefit from SAS-based analytics initiatives.
'Big' Still Haunts Analytics
James M. Connolly  
7/2/2015   30 comments
A scan of news headlines leaves a sense of negativity about "big data." Let's lose the "big" part.
Fog Analytics: Bringing Cloud Vapors to IoT Fields
Kishore Jethanandani  
7/2/2015   12 comments
Fog computing places processing where it makes the most sense in a distributed network.
Tales From the Data Crypt
7/1/2015   22 comments
Born to Be Wild: Analyzing Motorcycle Data
Robert Allison  
7/1/2015   17 comments
Robert combines multiple data sources to get a picture of the trends in motorcycle deaths.