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This is the place to post your best achievements. A project that helped a company increase revenue or reduce costs, process improvement obtained through successful, actionable data mining. Obtaining funding, publishing a book, launching your company.

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Latest Activity: Jul 11, 2012

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Healthcare Analytics Success Story: Making Data Silos Play Nicely Together

Started by Vincent Granville Jul 11, 2012. 0 Replies

Information silos are one of the most common and expensive byproducts of business operations today, resulting from acquisitions, mergers, security needs or just plain mismanagement. Yet…Continue

Big success of Operations Research: HP, IBM, Chevron, Disney, etc.

Started by Vincent Granville. Last reply by Vincent Granville Dec 12, 2010. 2 Replies

HP used O.R. solutions to transform its product portfolio management, achieving over $500M in profit improvements across several business units. Disney’s legacy of storytelling gets translated into…Continue

Twitter followers: strategy used to reduce churn and resume growth

Started by Vincent Granville. Last reply by Tom Wolfer Nov 30, 2010. 1 Reply

Tons of tools provide Twitter analytics. It looks like a new Twitter Analytics company is born every day. Here we used simple analytics to eliminate a problem with our Twitter followers.Our…Continue

Increasing sign ups by 100%

Started by Vincent Granville Feb 27, 2010. 0 Replies

We've increased new members count from 3,500 to 7,000 per year on one of our most popular groups. Here's what we did:Eliminate spam. Better spam detection algorithm.Posting high quality articles, on…Continue

Data Mining Techniques Unearth Major Click Fraud Botnet

Started by Vincent Granville Jun 22, 2008. 0 Replies

Using design of experiments techniques and statistical data mining, I identified a botnet generating more than 10 million dollars in click fraud revenue annually. I discovered and understood the…Continue

Tags: web mining, web analytics, botnet, fraud detection Bringing e-intelligence to the World's Largest Web-Based Automobile "Super Site"

Started by Vincent Granville Apr 15, 2008. 0 Replies

Traditional brick and mortar companies building e-commerce systems generally start out with a solid base of customer knowledge from previous operations. But e-intelligence offers companies with…Continue

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