What can the office of finance learn from Earth’s toughest endurance cycling race? Ride along with ultracyclist Dave Haase, discovering how he used insights supplied by IBM Analytics to become the fastest American to have competed in the Race Across America in 16 years.
Ultracyclist David Haase has always relied on gut feelings when making critical decisions during races. However, for his 2015 attempt to become the first American to win the extremely competitive Race Across America, Dave turned to IBM Analytics to help him make crucial decisions in real time. By
The Race Across America is now over, but your business's journey is just beginning. Find out how Dave Haase finished as top American finisher in the grueling 3020 mile cycling race and learn more about the people that have made this journey successful.
Beaches, deserts and mountains fly by. Extreme temperatures and lack of sleep are all par for the course. But this isn’t the 2015 U.S. Open. This is the 2015 Race Across America – a 3,020 mile cycling race against challenging terrain, fierce weather and even fiercer competition. I’ve been following
Analytics have consistently proven their worth in various business environments—but what about non-business areas? See how an extreme sportsman, Dave Haase, is using analytics to help power his race across America.
Big data and analytics can help Dave and his crew make decisions, but ultimately it is they who will decide whether to follow our model’s rest and ride recommendations. Analytics simply assist them by providing a better way of evaluating all available options.
The Race Across America (RAAM) transcontinental U.S. ultramarathon bicycle race is a highly grueling test of endurance and fortitude. Discover how ultracyclist Dave Haase and his crew incorporate high-powered, advanced analytics into the intense training that help him go the distance in this event.
Staying fit is increasingly an engagement between you and the machines that tune and tone your physiology. If you're like me, you have your own favorite machines for burning fat, building strength and toning muscle. When I use my fitness club, I become one with my pet mechanisms: the treadmill,