When it comes to retail product placement, stores have traditionally relied on historical sales trends, seasonal shopping patterns and garmentos' gut instincts to determine inventory levels and merchandising strategies. Now, merchants are taking a more scientific, data-driven approach to managing
The world can become an increasingly safe place when people who are in charge of real-world safety and cybersafety are equipped with data and analytics. From cyber threat analysis to public safety prediction and response, here are the Safer Planet initiative’s top 10 stories of the year.
Even with ever-more advanced machine-based data analytics, when it comes to fighting cybercrimes and physical crimes, human thought and intuition are still irreplaceable—especially during the detection and mitigation phases.
Welcome to the second Public Sector Watch at IBM Insight 2015, where we debate data and analytics issues affecting government, education and healthcare. The Watch was in Las Vegas for the premier data and analytics conference, IBM Insight 2015. Topics discussed include the similarities between
Counter cyber attacks before they occur by integrating advanced analytics with visual analysis tools. Don’t stop at identifying cyber attacks; rather, identify cyber attackers as well to address cybersecurity threats at their source.
This video provides a high-level overview of how primary and secondary education institutes rely on business analytics to get a complete view of how the school is performing and identify students at risk of failing out to ensure a high level of retention.
What happens when you combine training, best practices, success sharing, mentoring, inspiration and a rock concert? You get an incredible immersive data science experience that benefits and thrills both new and experienced data scientists.
Like many companies, executives at athenahealth needed instant business insights, but generating reports took too long. Learn how athenahealth discovered and incorporated a solution that puts data and analytics in everyone's hands and allows analysts to focus on the customer.
This week's guest is Will Wyatt, Director of Business Intelligence Computing Services at Abilene Christian University. He talks with Susan Bearden and Lucy Gray about data and analytics use cases for education, including empowering faculty self-reporting and helping students with institutional data.
Big Data & Analytics Heroes
Shahid ShahCo-Founder and CEO of Netspective Communications
Shahid Shah, this week’s Big Data & Analytics Hero, discusses the future of healthcare, describing the role he expects big data and analytics to play in providing value-driven care.
Based on feedback from users, Apache Spark is generating a lot of excitement. Learn how to channel that enthusiasm at the upcoming three-day Datapalooza conference—an intense, fun opportunity to build a data product as well as share experiences and hear from prominent data scientists.
The insight economy was doing better than ever at IBM Insight 2015, where influencers and innovators from a wide range of industries met to swap ideas and share insights. But the presentations and sessions were only a beginning. Those who walked the floors at Insight were treated to incisive and
Welcome to Public Sector Watch at IBM Insight 2015, where we debate data and analytics issues affecting government, education and healthcare. The Watch is in Las Vegas this week for the premiere data and analytics conference, IBM Insight 2015. Topics discussed include the similarities between