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High Volume and Multi-source Analytics

In this contributed article, Justin Langseth, Co-Founder & Chairman of Zoomdata, offers two approaches, together with modern cloud-native data storage, data engines, and BI tooling, relatively simple yet hyper-scalable approaches can start to help tame data entropy, handle the exponentially-growing size, speed, and potential sources of data, and still deliver solid value and insights to end users.

Tableau Releases Ask Data, A New and Intuitive Way to Analyze Data With Natural Language

Tableau Software (NYSE: DATA), a leading analytics platform, announced the general availability of Ask Data, which leverages the power of natural language processing to enable people to ask data questions in plain language and instantly get a visual response right in Tableau. This patent pending capability makes it easier for anyone, regardless of skill set, to engage deeply with data and produce analytical insights they can share with others without having to do any setup or programming.

6 Ways Companies Are Using Data Analytics to Reduce Expenses

In this contributed article, technology writer and blogger Kayla Matthews explores how expense reduction is a constant goal for most companies. Fortunately, data analytics can assist with keeping costs down in several ways. Here are six of them.

FICO Xpress Insight Enables Users to Operationalize Analytics

FICO announced a community version of FICO Xpress Insight, a decision support application that enables data scientists to rapidly deploy any advanced analytic or optimization model as a powerful business application.

Elected Leaders Need Operations Research and Analytics to Deliver Better Results from Enhanced Data Availability

In this contributed article, Nicholas G. Hall, the 2018 president of INFORMS and Fisher College of Business Distinguished Professor at The Ohio State University, suggests that with midterm elections behind us and the 116th United States Congress ahead of us, Washington has a unique opportunity to advance operations research (O.R.) and analytics as a priority to enhance how the federal government implements public policies, makes critical decisions, and conducts its day-to-day operations. What could be more important for our elected leaders than using the best data and insights to make a positive difference for the American people and to strengthen our position vis a vis our nation’s allies and enemies?

Equifax Delivers on Data for Customers in 2018

Equifax Inc. (NYSE: EFX) delivered on its commitment to helping customers make smarter decisions with unique data throughout 2018 with the introduction of new solutions, technologies and services across multiple industries. Hundreds of data scientists in the global Equifax Data & Analytics Lab work every day to better connect the company’s unique data with the unique needs of customers through a relentless pursuit of new innovation in predictive analytics, machine learning and explainable artificial intelligence (AI).

Qlik Expands Analytics and BI Leadership in AI and Machine Learning

Qlik® continues to lead the analytics and business intelligence industry in delivering AI (augmented intelligence) innovation that expands the value of Qlik’s platform for all users. With the November 2018 release of Qlik Sense®, Qlik has introduced new machine learning (ML) capabilities into its cognitive engine and platform. Precedent-based machine learning allows the Qlik cognitive engine to get smarter over time, continually learning from user interaction and feedback as well as other sources. Qlik is the first analytics company to bring AI and ML capabilities together with human intuition in a way that truly augments the user’s power to discover.

9 Ways to Utilize Analytics for Your Business

In this contributed article, Eugene Eaton, an Australian-based blogger for Careers Booster, discusses 4 different analytical methodologies, along with 9 ways to incorporate business intelligence into your organization. Remember these tips and test them as soon as you have the chance because it could turn out to be a real game-changer for your business.

The Future of Analytics: 6 Predictions

In this contributed article, Dr. Beverly Wright, Chief Analytics Officer for aspirent, offers a view of the future of analytics with 6 important predictions. Analytics have become an important part of the decision-making process for many companies in the past few decades, particularly with corporations using data assets as a core competency and point of origin.

Pyze Launches Next Generation Cross Channel Analytics & Marketing Automation Solution

Pyze, a leading AI driven cross-platform analytics and engagement platform, announced the general availability of its latest Growth Intelligence Platform release featuring the most advanced cross channel analytics solution in the industry. The release also features customizable user dashboards, and a powerful new user interface.