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Best Practices Report: The Power of Operationalized Analytics

The pace of business continues to increase. And the power of big data and analytics is growing. But it’s not enough to just analyze this data anymore. According to a new TDWI Best Practices Report, sponsored by SAS, businesses also need to take action on this data. Read on to find out how businesses can better operationalize their analytics and derive value from their data. 

Business Analytics are Helping Companies Push the Envelope & Drive Innovation

These days, data and business analytics are the catalysts allowing many companies to push the envelope. A new MITSloan Management Review Research Report, sponsored by SAS, explores analytics as a source of business innovation, as well as how this increased ability to innovate is benefitting a spectrum of industries.

Operationalizing and Embedding Analytics for Action

As the pace of business continues to accelerate, forward-looking organizations are beginning to realize that it is not enough to analyze their data; they must also take action on it. To do this, more businesses are beginning to systematically operationalize their analytics as part of a business process. Download a new TDWI Best Practices Report from SAS that focuses on how organizations can and are operationalizing and embedding analytics to derive business value.

Big Data Analytics as a Source of Business Innovation

Competitive advantage from data analytics is changing, and for the better. Big data analytics are increasingly the start and source of business innovation, which is producing a surge of benefits across industries. Download a new report from SAS to lean more about how recent headway in data analytics is pushing business innovation.

Anodot AI Analytics for Retail to Gain Online Retailers Millions in Otherwise Lost Revenue

Anodot, the AI-powered analytics company, announced the launch of “AI Analytics for Retail” just in time for the upcoming holiday shopping season. With Black Friday and Cyber Monday accounting for 6-10x revenue compared to a regular shopping day, Anodot’s system for retail will help companies increase profits this holiday season.

Cloud Computing Leaders Announce New Cloud Analytics Academy

The world’s leading cloud computing companies have joined forces to launch the Cloud Analytics Academy, a training and certification program for data professionals who want to advance their skills for the technology and business demands of today’s data analytics. The academy is the collective effort of data executives at Snowflake Computing, Amazon Web Services, Looker, Talend and WhereScape.

Looker Launches New Tools to Optimize Embedded Analytics

Looker, the leading data platform company, released new features for its embedded analytics solution, Powered by Looker. New enhancements make it easier to integrate data into existing applications, putting more functionality in the hands of end users.

Teradata Announces IntelliSphere to Enable a Flexible, Cost-Effective and Scalable Analytical Ecosystem

Teradata (NYSE: TDC), a leading data and analytics company, announced Teradata IntelliSphere™, a comprehensive software portfolio that unlocks a wealth of key capabilities for enterprises to leverage all the core software required to ingest, access, deploy and manage a flexible analytical ecosystem.

Tableau Celebrates 10th Anniversary of Global Customer Conference with 14,000 Data Enthusiasts

Tableau Software (NYSE: DATA), a leading analytics platform, is coming together this week with customers, partners, and data rockstars from around the globe for its 10th annual conference in Las Vegas. More than 14,000 passionate attendees will be on hand as Tableau showcases upcoming innovations to its analytics platform.

Interview: Pete Schlampp, VP of Analytics at Workday

I recently spoke with Pete Schlampp, Vice President, Workday Analytics, to discuss how many companies consider themselves data-driven, but if they are relying on legacy systems — with data spread out over multiple sources that can’t and don’t talk to each other — they are not taking full advantage of data.