In our always-on, mobile-enabled world bursting with a seemingly endless supply of consumer apps, it’s surprising that enterprise apps have yet to gain the traction that their potential so rightfully demands. With more than half of consumers in the developed world currently in possession of three or more connected devices… Read More →
We’ve all seen those dystopian, futuristic movies where a cat-stroking villain threatens to make the entire world do his evil bidding by using E.B.M.T. (Extreme Brain Manipulation Technology), right? Okay, I made up that acronym, but my point is that technology devices in the very near future will be able… Read More →
While the banking industry has bounced back on paper from the financial meltdown that began in 2008 – posting a 70% increase in net income since 2009 – much of the industry’s rebound has come from slashing costs and writing off bad debt.
The most accepted definition of Big Data comes from Wikipedia: “Big Data is the term for a collection of data sets so large and complex that it becomes difficult to process using on-hand database management tools or traditional data processing applications.” To put it another way: Big Data is the… Read More →
Since it’s pretty commonplace these days to see TV shows about other TV shows (think “Talking Dead,” or “Watch What Happens Live”), we figured we’d do the same kind of thing. So welcome to the “InterPort Police Webinar After-Show” Show! It’s a brief recap of our recent webinar with Jay… Read More →
Just as big data helps business leaders improve decision making, big data can help in the public safety arena by enabling police officers to solve cases and prevent crimes. But the more data that is accessible, the more difficult it is to arrange and analyze. Every day, police departments across… Read More →
With a simple glance at your own business data, are you confident that you know how to improve your customer relationships, increase revenue, and maximize operational efficiencies? If not, your competitors could be a few steps ahead, and you may want to think about hopping on the real-time train.
As more retail banking companies embrace the challenge of applying data analytics to their internal processes, they see more clearly the immediate and long-term benefits worth pursuing. If you’re in the retail banking industry here are some reasons you should get into the big data game, if you haven’t already.
When exploring the cost benefits of buying predictive analytics software versus leasing via the cloud model, there are several factors to examine. But before we get to that, consider the following analogy: If you travel to Florida for one, or even two weeks, per year on vacation, does it make… Read More →
TIBCO Spotfire Professional supports the ability for analysts to browse for and select an image to display inside a Text Area. However, in some situations, you may want to refresh the image or dynamically point to a different image based off certain conditions. This can be accomplished using a Script… Read More →