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How Open Source is Driving New Innovations in Data Analytics

In the contributed feature below, Chris Volinsky, Assistant Vice President of Big Data Research at AT&T Labs talks about how open source is driving new innovations in data analytics.

Analytics Plus the Internet of Things Add up to Grid Reliability

SAS and OSIsoft are showcasing how predictive analytics from SAS and infrastructure-management software from OSIsoft can transform asset data from IoT connected devices into an optimized grid with the Salt River Project powered by SAS.

Data Visualization of the Week: The Age of Quarterbacks

As the 2016 Super Bowl approaches, many are asking whether 39-year-old Peyton Manning can still win the game. Using Tableau Public, data author Jess Minton provides a useful data visualization that includes QB performance statistics by age.

Superbowl Pre-Game Analytics Dashboard

Leading up to and during Super Bowl 50, KPI dashboards leader Geckoboard has put together a compelling game analytics site HERE. The metrics include social sentiment analysis, daily social mentions for each QB and each team, and a feed of all the latest Superbowl news and tweets.

Boston Scientific and Accenture Develop Data-Driven Digital Health Solution

Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) have developed a cloud-based, data-driven digital health solution for hospitals that is designed to help improve patient outcomes and reduce costs to treat patients with chronic cardiovascular diseases.

“Above the Trend Line” – Your Industry Rumor Central for 1/25/2016

Above the Trend Line: machine learning industry rumor central, is a new recurring feature of insideBIGDATA. In this column, we’ll present a variety of short news items such as people movements, funding news, rumors and general scuttlebutt floating around the big data, data science and machine learning industries including behind-the-scenes anecdotes and curious buzz.

Prism Insights Brings Retail Business Intelligence to Mobile Devices

Prism announced the launch of its newest mobile application, Insights, a tool for retailers to access real-time data about store performance, as well as visual access, which provides low-bandwidth imagery from store cameras, directly to users’ iOS and Android devices.

Birst Unveils New Capabilities for Networked BI Platform

Birst, a leader in Cloud BI and Analytics for the Enterprise, announced new capabilities for its Networked BI Platform, including Birst Mobile for Android, Collaboration, and End-User Data Preparation.

Narrative Science Launches Narratives for Qlik

Narrative Science, a leader in advanced natural language generation (NLG) for the enterprise today announced availability of Narratives for Qlik® for Qlik Sense® users, a first-of-its-kind product extension.

Analytics, Meet Operations; Operations, Say Hello to Analytics

In this special guest feature, Manish Sood, CEO of Reltio, examines how business operations and data analytics can meet to obtain competitive advantage.