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.
Where can customers go when they need help with their insurer? How can insurers boost customer retention? Just ask Annie Analytics. Annie has all the answers for enhancing customer retention and insurance services offerings through the application of analytics.
Big data and privacy is an ongoing conversation no matter the industry. Today, educators, analyst, parents and concerned citizens are locked in debate as educational institutions are increasingly analyzing student data including student ID card swipes, online discussion forums and grades. Today we
Higher education learning environments can have a diverse mix of student generations, and both advanced technology and nontraditional approaches can be used for homework, instruction and research. Consider the transformative effects on education that are possible when big data and analytics are
Because their stadium is one of the highlighted “5 places in your city where analytics are making a difference,” the analytics story behind the Pittsburgh Pirates organization offers an interesting perspective. From 1993–2012, the Pirates logged the most consecutive losing seasons in Major League
"Don't just get feedback—actually do something with the feedback you’re getting." - Rosetta Lue
Public Sector Talks is a new series of podcasts focused on the application of analytics to solve issues facing citizens.
Our guest this week
Rosetta Carrington Lue is an innovative leader with experience
The Internet and our social feeds are chock full of blogs, news and articles on the strides that the public sector is making with big data and analytics. This Public Sector News series skims the wires and pulls out the most interesting articles that gives us fodder for thought and debate.
Compared to other industries, banking is experiencing a lag in transforming to digitized commerce. See how banking institutions can use advanced analytics to adapt to an individual-centered economy in which consumers expect and demand a seamless banking experience.
The increasing number of hacks reported in the news every day is chilling. What can public and private organizations do to protect themselves and the people they serve from relentless cyber threats? Take comfort that big data and analytics are on the case in innovative, intelligent ways.
Even when learning a new language, becoming fluent within certain contexts can be easier than other contexts. When analyzing textual data, context is imperative to understand that data. And like corpora developed for linguistics research, a simple and straightforward conversion of textual data
Recent catastrophic weather events worldwide are sad reminders that disaster can strike in a heartbeat. While preventing these events is extremely unlikely, analysis of data from sensors, status reporting and video footage may provide the insight for enhanced preparedness and swift emergency