One of the first things we do after launching a website nowadays is connect to Google Analytics. A little bit down the road we’ll connect more “out-of-box” analytics tools to calculate funnels, retention, A/B tests, and more.
These tools are great and work fine until a company gets bigger and analytics requirements get more sophisticated. It’s time to set up a data infrastructure, which means selecting a data collection tool, ETL tool, data warehouse, and BI tool on top of…Continue
Added by Luba Belokon on March 30, 2018 at 3:30am — No Comments
The technology revolution promises to deliver a lot of rewards for organizations that take it by the horns and implement it. The spread of the Internet across every facet of society has meant that the traditional approach to watching videos has changed. Research shows that the average American is still fond of watching videos on the traditional television. The interest in watching TV results in around…Continue
Added by Ronald van Loon on October 17, 2017 at 5:30am — No Comments
From being the plots of sci-fi thrillers to being seen as threats by the working populace, Artificial Intelligence (AI) has during the last few years jumped into the headlines as it has become a part of reality.
People are confused - AI is either considered to be a giant leap towards modernization or a leap towards massive levels of unemployment. It…Continue
Added by Ronald van Loon on September 27, 2017 at 5:30pm — No Comments
A business intelligence platform is used by healthcare organizations to build helpful healthcare applications that assist them in ensuring the provision of quality healthcare to patients. BI platforms help control healthcare costs and provide several benefits to healthcare organizations such as analysis capability, providing information on delivery, and integration.
Healthcare BI platforms offer a very useful function called financial analytics. The availability of the financial…Continue
Added by Ankit Jain on April 6, 2016 at 10:30am — No Comments
Part 1. Business scenarios.
I have spent many hours planning and executing in-company self-service BI implementation. This enabled me to gain several insights. Now that the ideas became mature enough and field-proven, I believe they are worth sharing. No matter how far you are in toying with potential approaches (possibly you are already in the thick of it!), I hope my attempt of describing feasible scenarios would provide a decent…Continue
Added by Peter Travkin on March 7, 2016 at 4:30am — No Comments
Companies in a variety of industries are still data-rich but information-poor and this ratio keeps increasing every day. The rate of data generation is so high that organizations simply cannot keep up with generating insights out of it.
These enterprises lack the kind of actionable information and analytical tools needed to improve profits and performance. Business intelligence (BI) is the…Continue
Added by Nilesh Jethwa on December 2, 2015 at 11:00am — No Comments
There is a great blog post at Sigmod by Joe Hellerstein about MADlib:
MADlib is an open-source library of scalable in-database algorithms for machine learning, statistics and other analytic tasks. MADlib is supported with people-power from Greenplum; researchers at Berkeley, Florida and Wisconsin are also contributing. The project recently released a …
Added by Richard Snee on April 9, 2012 at 9:27am — No Comments