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Tanmay Bhandari's Blog Posts Tagged 'Analytics' (9)

How big data is helping to shape political campaigns

2014 was a watershed moment in Indian politics for a variety of reasons. The foremost one was the stupendous victory of the Narendra Modi led NDA in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections. Modi managed to win 282 seats for his party in the elections, the first time in 30 years that a political party had come to power with absolute majority.

Several reasons have been attributed to this victory. Political analysts have spent hours in TV newsroom debates discussing the reasons for this victory.…

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Added by Tanmay Bhandari on June 16, 2016 at 9:00pm — No Comments

Hadoop VS Spark: Which is the best Data Analytics engine?

In the book Hadoop: The definitive guide, Tom white quotes Grace Hopper, “In pioneer days they used oxen for heavy pulling, and when one ox couldn’t budge a log, they didn’t try to grow a larger ox. We shouldn’t be trying for bigger computers, but for more systems of computers.” For long Hadoop has been the data analytics system preferred by businesses all over. The recent entry of the spark engine has however given businesses an option other than Hadoop for data analytics…

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Added by Tanmay Bhandari on June 7, 2016 at 7:29pm — No Comments

TensorFlow: Why Google's AI Engine is a Gamechanger

In May 2006, Larry page, one of Google’s co-founders had said “The ultimate search engine would understand everything in the world. It would understand everything that you asked it and give you back the exact right thing instantly. You could ask ‘what should I ask Larry?’ and it would tell you.” Come 2016, it seems at least part of his vision has been achieved through the release of Tensorflow, Google’s Artificial engine platform.

Tensorflow is a deep learning software…

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Added by Tanmay Bhandari on May 27, 2016 at 5:00am — 1 Comment

Application Of Analytics in Security Systems

Security in today’s world is one of the key concerns for the corporations today. It includes both the data (in different forms) and physical instruments / devises. How secure is my data these days as most of the data is stored at remote locations, which was not the situation few years ago. Now with the advancement of technology, companies are looking for better security to their information.



Major concerns are:

• How can the data be protected?

• How trusted is the security… Continue

Added by Tanmay Bhandari on April 22, 2016 at 9:13pm — No Comments

Analytics in E-commerce industry

The E-Commerce boon didn’t just change the way we buy goods, it revolutionized the way we look at our customers completely. E-Commerce uses analytics as a tool to study consumer behavior further boosting sales, acquiring new customers and building a brand. There are 4 major heads in any e-commerce business that need to be analyzed to ensure proper functioning of the business:

  1. As most of the commerce businesses just act as a platform to connect buyers…
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Added by Tanmay Bhandari on April 6, 2016 at 10:00am — No Comments

Analytics in Telecom Industry

Telecom industry is one which not only sees a large customer base, but a customer base who’s needs and desires are constantly evolving and/or shifting. On top of this, telecom firms face cut throat competition, making it a highly dynamic and challenging industry. In such a scenario, each decision that a telecom firm takes becomes all the more crucial. It is hence imperative for the firm to take decisions based on extensive data analytics so as to ensure efficient and effective use of…

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Added by Tanmay Bhandari on March 24, 2016 at 8:02pm — No Comments

Analytics in Aviation Industry

The aviation industry is a sector involving high cost and security concerns. Analytics in this sector has huge potential, as varied data can be collected at each touch point showcasing customer interests. Crucial factors such as weather forecast should be critically analyzed using sophisticated tools to ensure passenger safety. A lot of logistics complexity also lies straight from building an aircraft to safe take–off and landing. Also, since customers pay the highest prices in this form of…

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Added by Tanmay Bhandari on March 15, 2016 at 7:30pm — No Comments

Business Analytics in Oil & Gas Industry

It is not a huge stretch to say that almost any industrial activity or even a private activity in the entire world is impossible without oil and gas. These resources are not only used in heat and power space but also in everyday items like Manufacturing, Apparel and Transportation. Oil & Gas is acting as a lubricant to smoothen the operation in several industries. However, Oil & Gas industry in itself has undergone most difficult phases in past compared to other industries. The…

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Added by Tanmay Bhandari on February 27, 2016 at 1:33am — No Comments

Credit Analytics and its Application in Businesses

Credit analytics is a way to arrive at creditworthiness of a business or an organization i.e. the ability of the Business or organization to meet its financial obligations. In technical terms, the crux of credit risk analysis lies in identifying the appropriate level of default risk associated with investment in a particular entity.…

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Added by Tanmay Bhandari on February 19, 2016 at 1:19am — No Comments

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