Transitioning to an Analytics-Driven Big Data Strategy

The combination of big data and analytics offers company executives and managers new ways of visualizing information and pinpointing business trends that haven't been...

Data Analysis to Fuel Business Growth

As companies search for new areas of growth post-recession, emerging markets and demographic shifts – once thought to be hot spots for business expansion...

Data Analysis: The Business Value of Parallel Research

It’s been well documented that companies are facing a shortage of skilled data scientists. In fact, the US faces a shortage of 140,000 to 190,000...

5 Things Your CEO Needs to Know About Big Data

When it comes to the importance of communicating the results of data analysis, the case of Gregor Mendel, the scientist who discovered the concept...

Big Data: It’s What’s Important

On the off chance you’re still not convinced about big data’s potential for greatness, I bring you five “cool ways big data is changing...

Analytics to Measure Targeted Ad Campaigns

Advertising clients now expect advertising campaigns to be measurable and much more data driven than they have been in the past, according to Dimitri Maex, managing...

Data Analysis: Zodiac Signs and Crime

OK, I’m back with another installment of strange, fun, weird (insert your own adjective here) news from the world of big data and data...

Data Analytics: Shaping the Future of Energy

Despite continued excitement regarding progress around harnessing renewable energy sources such as solar and wind power, technological innovations are also helping oil and gas...

The Need for Speed: Data Analysis for Real-Time Decision Making

While there has been intense publicity focused on the sheer volume of data swamping corporate networks, companies seeking to successfully exploit big data must...

Data Analysis to Hedge Against Volatile Energy Costs

Thanks to the often dramatic swings in the price of oil, natural gas, electricity and other energy sources, many companies often find themselves reacting...