MIT Sloan Management Review (MIT SMR), through an academic-industry collaborative partnership with SAS, has developed a long term research initiative connected with analytics and management innovation.
Last month I posted a blog pointing to the findings from our latest data and analytics global executive study and report, "The Talent Dividend," highlighting the role of analytics talent in creating competitive advantage at data-oriented…Continue
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In this post, I will cover in-depth a Big Data use case: monitoring and forecasting air pollution.
A typical Big Data use case in the modern Enterprise includes the collection and storage of sensor data, executing data analytics at scale, generating forecasts, creating visualization portals, and automatically raising alerts in the case of abnormal deviations or threshold breaches.
This article will focus on an implemented use case: monitoring and analyzing air quality…Continue
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Great article by Bernard Marr. Here we present a summary. A link to the full article is provided below.
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1. Identify your target audience.
2. Customize the…Continue
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Given below is a list of R functions for quickly exploring the key attributes of the data set. The data set is based on car prices & insurance…Continue
We had the chance to use the NFL play by play dataset all the way from 2002 through 2013 and the best part is the analysis was carried within Hadoop using Cloudera Impala.
For the analysis we wanted to be at the individual game level but the data contained mixed grain including the play by play data. So what we ended up doing was apply some SQL filters to restrict it to the first row of each play by play dataset.
Here are some interesting…Continue