16 March, 2017
On-demand IT has reached a tipping point and organizations of all sizes and sectors are using cloud computing services to run and develop their…
10 March, 2017
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10 August, 2015
Vertical-specific use cases took on a new importance in the analytics world last week after IBM Corp. announced the acquisition of a medical imaging provider for a billion dollars to augment its Watson-based medical analytics service. The technology it’s gaining through Merge Healthcare Inc. will enable the…
17 July, 2015
Many businesses, from small, privately owned companies to large corporate enterprises, employ a business intelligence (BI) tool to track and improve company operations, boost productivity, and keep the whole team on the same page.
Amidst the latest in BI, employees have also gone mobile. Could your company compete or perform…
15 July, 2015
Hospital datacenters are being overwhelmed by the ongoing data explosion. Pushed to acquire, analyze, secure and deliver actionable intelligence to business managers, clinicians, or customers, many datacenters are struggling to keep pace.
A new report by the BPI Network, “Accelerate How You Innovate: Data Center Evolution in the Era of…
Publication: Healthcare IT News
9 July, 2015
The Earley Executive Roundtable has just completed its first educational webinar series focusing on topics of interest in the areas of digital transformation and Information Science.
Leveraging Data Analytics for Growth and Innovation is a four-part series covering a broad range of cutting edge topics including Machine Learning and…
9 July, 2015
We hear a lot in the business intelligence (BI) world about the value of storytelling, and how certain BI platforms can help you tell a story with your data. That all sounds well and good (who doesn’t love a good story?), but the truth is that multiple people in…
Publication: Dimensional Insight
6 July, 2015
From music files to real-time traffic monitoring, nearly everything in our world is powered by data. The question is: Are you making the most of all that information? If not, it’s time to get intelligent about your storage strategy…
27 May, 2015
As the influx of data continues to consume organizations, marketers are overwhelmed at sorting through it all to gain effective insights. Data visualization can help, according to Amanda Gessert, senior manager of business intelligence at Merkle, who took part in a Data Summit 2015 session called “Increasing Your Productivity Through…
14 May, 2015
Let’s say you’re the CEO of a company and you want to know what’s going on in your business: Which marketing channels were the most effective in the last two quarters? In which regions are the salespeople underperforming, and what are the possible reasons for this? What…
1 May, 2015
Despite the fact that we often see the terms used simultaneously, there actually are significant differences between business intelligence (BI) and data analytics.
If you’re a bit fuzzy on how they differ, Lillian Pierson recently posted a succinct video post explaining the key difference between business intelligence and data…
1 May, 2015
Gartner has recently predicted that by 2017, most business users in addition to analysts in organizations will have access to self-service business intelligence (BI) tools to prepare data for analysis. But how has this shift happened?
In the 1980s, hierarchy in businesses was focused around top down decision making…