Advanced predictive analytics requires data preparation strategies that can transform the data, enriching it to make it suitable for processing. Indeed, your choice of data preparation strategy can help you boost the accuracy of the outcomes you achieve.
Data analytics can help keep kids in class and in line for graduation.Unfortunately, the problems in the U.S. education system are more widely discussed than any successes. However, there are indeed successes, including strides made to improve student retention at multiple levels. U.S. students are
Governments around the world are awash with data, much of it in systems used to record the services provided to citizens. However, governments often struggle to unlock the greater value offered by that data, which could help them deliver services coherently and consistently. Find out how analytics
Weather is both asset and liability to energy providers. Even in a world of renewable energy, adverse weather events can create power outages on a citywide scale. Using weather data analysis, energy providers can forecast outages with high levels of reliability, then prevent or mitigate them ahead
With the increasing sophistication of fraud attacks, businesses that don’t take fraud seriously do so at their peril. Adopting four best practices can help organizations combat cyber attacks and protect their assets.
Don’t find yourself falling prey to pitfalls when you implement a predictive analytics solution for your organization. Discover what mistakes to avoid when planning your implementation and setting strategy.
Predictive analytics isn’t complete without geospatial analytics, which offers data dimensions that can provide a holistic view of business problems. At IBM Insight 2015, discover how geospatial analytics can help you understand your customers and your operations through time and space components.
For businesses, there are multiple ways to think about the future; no two companies take the same view when trying to anticipate what’s coming next. However, analytics can accommodate all these unique visions of the future by helping organizations understand their data and glean insight from it.
When it comes to big data and analytics, you can expect the unexpected. A wide range of companies is applying insights in ways that may surprise you. Here are four examples featuring an unusual mix of companies where the only common denominator is their success with analytics.
Today's banking environment and ever-changing digital technologies require financial institutions to embrace banking customer analytics with a new view: understanding customer behavior in a digital world has immense value.
As many organizations are rapidly learning, predictive analytics delivered on cloud-based platforms has the potential to transform the way organizations conduct business. To take advantage of new possibilities, leveraging enterprise-scale, cloud-based predictive analytics for new opportunities
Although predictive maintenance offers significant benefits to personnel who operate and maintain essential assets, its dependence on additional on-premises IT resources can deter organizations from relying on it. Learn how an IBM cloud-based solution can help give organizations insight into asset
Weather can be just as important a factor in retail success as location is. Both by boosting planning efficiency and by mitigating supply chain risk, weather data analytics can help retailers predict and meet customer demand—rain, snow or shine.
Unprecedented opportunities await enterprises that are involved with the Internet of Things—but only if they apply analytics to their production or operational processes with Predictive Asset Optimization. This addition can help prevent costly delays, maximize assets and improve the consumer
As the “tsumani of data and information” flooding organizations threatens to become overwhelming, many companies—particularly telecoms—need a solution that handles enormous data volumes with stellar performance and cost-efficiency. See how one company uses predictive analytics to tame this tsunami