Data Warehousing

Analytics Are Empowering Next-Gen Access And Zero Trust Security

Employee identities are the new security perimeter of any business. 80% of IT security breaches involve privileged credential access according to a Forrester study. According to the Verizon Mobile Security Index 2018 Report, 89% of organizations are relying on just a single security strategy to …

Machine Learning

Electric Cloud Takes Analytics into the Future with 'DevOps Foresight'

SAN JOSE, Calif., June 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Electric Cloud (http://electric-cloud.com/), the leader in Adaptive Release Orchestration and Continuous Delivery, announced a new predictive analytics solution, ElectricFlow DevOps Foresight (http://electric-cloud.com/solutions/devops-foresight/). …

DevOps

Oracle Hospitality OPERA Reporting and Analytics Cloud Service Arms Hoteliers with Critical Insights to Improve Operational Efficiencies and Create Rewarding Guest Experiences

REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., June 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle Hospitality today unveiled OPERA Reporting and Analytics Cloud Service, a new offering providing hotel management with access to business data and performance metrics, intuitive data visualization and customized reporting. OPERA Reporting …

Databases

AI May Upend the Competition and Business of Sports

Your favorite athlete may soon have a new coach on the sidelines — artificial intelligence.<p>Part statistician and part data scientist, AI can be used …

Artificial Intelligence

A Pragmatic View of Predictive Analytics

Many marketers look at predictive analytics, machine learning (ML) and artificial intelligence (AI) like they do the Jetsons: as a future where an …

Databases

Importance of Business Intelligence with Magento

To find new growth opportunities, eCommerce owners need more than just web traffic data and transaction records to build successful commerce brands. …

eCommerce

Blending data analytics and gut instinct for better business strategy

<i>Passionate about strategic thinking and data-led decision-making? Advance your career with an Master of Business Administration (MBA) or Master of</i> …

Big Data

Can Predictive Maintenance Protect Your Business?

Credit: Tashatuvango/Shutterstock<p>Any business that depends on complex machinery or devices knows that regular maintenance is essential to keep them …

Internet of Things

Meeting Supply Chain Challenges With NextGen Technologies

×<p>Digital technologies and innovations are driving massive changes and improvements in supply chain. Meanwhile, digital disruption and continued globalization are raising customer service expectations and stretching supply chains to the farthest reaches of the planet — putting supply chains under …

Manufacturing

Tomorrow's CFO Succeeds Today with Analytics

Director, Product Marketing, Oracle Analytics<p>Being a financial planning and analysis professional in today's world always means being one step …

Databases

Teradata sues SAP, alleges stolen trade secrets and HANA built on its IP

Teradata said SAP built HANA using its intellectual property and now is trying to block out its customers from accessing their ERP data.<p>Teradata has …

Intellectual Property

10 Charts That Will Change Your Perspective Of Big Data's Growth

• Worldwide Big Data market revenues for software and services are projected to increase from $42B in 2018 to $103B in 2027, attaining a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 10.48% according to Wikibon.<br>• Forrester predicts the global Big Data software market will be worth $31B this year, growing 14% …

Big Data

The Death of Supply Chain Management

The supply chain is the heart of a company’s operations. To make the best decisions, managers need access to real-time data about their supply chain, but the limitations of legacy technologies can thwart the goal of end-to-end transparency. However, those days may soon be behind us. New digital …

Manufacturing

Using Analytics to Prevent Customer Problems Before They Arise

A non-negligible percentage of customers who buy a new smartphone return it within the “free return” window. Many of these returners claim that the phone does not work correctly. However, the data clearly indicates that this is often not the real issue. The reality is that these customers simply …

Profit

4HANA Sales

With the digitalization of enterprise business, sales people needs to be more agile than ever to be successful in a highly competitive environment. …

Big Data

How to Outflank the Competition With Analytics

×<p><i>CIOs can help drive business value by following the lead of high-performing companies that use advanced analytical techniques and data-driven insights to rise above their competitors.</i><p>Data analytics has helped rewrite the rules of business competition, creating a growing number of analytical …

Databases

Analytics-based approach paying off in professional sports

In 2015, ESPN published an article titled “The Great Analytics Rankings.” This project examined all four major North American professional sports …

Buffalo Bills

How to Get Business Leaders to Trust Algorithms

The past decade has seen lightning-fast evolution in the possibilities of predictive analytics. Given the right data, machine learning (ML) …

Business Technology

How People Analytics Can Help You Change Process, Culture, and Strategy

It seems like every business is struggling with the concept of transformation. Large incumbents are trying to keep pace with digital upstarts., and even digital native companies born as disruptors know that they need to transform. Take Uber: at only eight years old, it’s already upended the …

Management

Rockets, Spurs lead the way in NBA draft analytics

Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey is often given credit for leading the analytics revolution in the NBA, and he has certainly played a …

Basketball

SAP Hybrid Analytics #ASUG Webcast Recap | SAP Blogs

Source: SAP<p>SAP Hybrid Analytics – this was a webcast we had last week.<p>In this webcast, insights, technologies working, hybrid analytics approach was …

SAP SE

Teradata Board of Directors Strengthens Cloud Expertise

<b>Joanne Olsen brings significant cloud experience, including a mix of sales, support and product management</b><p>SAN DIEGO, June 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- …

Databases

IBM Acquires Oniqua, Strengthens Leading IoT Capabilities to Help Businesses Proactively Maintain Vital Assets | Seeking Alpha

PR Newswire<p>ARMONK, N.Y., June 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced it has acquired Oniqua Holdings Pty Ltd., a global innovator …

Databases

Kirk Falconer wrote a new post, Sports intelligence platform StellarAlgo raises $1 mln in VC, on the site PE Hub

StellarAlgo, a Calgary-based sports and entertainment data analytics company, has raised $1 million in financing. The investors included Accelerate …

Investing

New TDWI Research Report Explores How Organizations Using Predictive Analytics Are Making It WorkReport reveals best practices and recommendations for successfully implementing predictive analytics...

SEATTLE, WA, June 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TDWI Research has released its newest Best Practices Report, <b>Practical Predictive Analytics.</b> This original, survey-based report looks at how organizations using the technology are making it work and how those exploring the technology are planning to …

Databases

What contributes to making HR analytics a management fad?

<i>Far better an approximate answer to the right question, which is often vague, than an exact answer to the wrong question, which can always be made</i> …

Databases

How Cloud-Based Analytics Transforms Finance

(and just maybe the Stanley Cup)<p><b>By Viktor Sahakian, Hitachi Consulting</b><p>As an avid hockey fan—and an amateur weekend player—I love to follow NHL teams …

Databases

International Institute for Analytics Strengthens Leadership Team

<i>IIA positions itself for continued growth to help organizations compete on analytics</i><p>PORTLAND, Ore. (PRWEB) June 13, 2018<p>The International Institute for Analytics (IIA), the leading independent research and advisory firm focused exclusively on helping clients improve their analytics performance, …

Databases

UVA’s Darden, McIntire Hook Up On Analytics

Darden’s Eleanor F. and Phillip G. Rust Professor of Business Administration Casey Lichtendahl, who will teach in the new MSBA program that launches …

College & University

Nets get high marks in ESPN Draft Analytics ranking

In an ESPN survey of how teams use analytics in making Draft decisions, the Nets get high grades, being ranked behind only the data-heavy quartet of …

Brooklyn Nets