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|IDEATION CONTEST (7-day Sprint)
|Determine Movie Ticketing fee for Bookmyshow.com|
Bookmyshow.com is a prominent online ticketing website for booking movies and entertainment shows in India. Bookmyshow makes its revenue based on the convenience fee that they charge for…
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Indian School of Business, one of the premier management institution's in India and rated one among the Top 20 B-Schools in the world for their post graduate programs has collaborated with CrowdANALYTIX to initiate a contest that will help students collaborate with a large community of data scientists on a ideation problem. This is the first in a sequence of 4 including ideation and data mining…
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Improving our presentation skills will make for happier clients and bosses. In this article, Tim Graettinger focuses on five crucial practices that will make your next presentation twice as good as your last.…Continue
Added by Daniel Graettinger on October 15, 2012 at 3:18pm — No Comments
The emerging "Data Stack" or "Data Layer" is in full transition and can be viewed and defined many different ways. The ability to capture, analyze and learn from data generated at unprecedented scale, combined with means…Continue
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Improving our presentation skills will make for happier clients and bosses. In this article, Tim Graettinger focuses on five crucial practices that will make your next presentation twice as good as your last.Continue
Added by Daniel Graettinger on October 3, 2012 at 6:00am — No Comments
Becoming a data and evidence driven organization provides significant competitive advantage. Speed and accuracy of insight, delivered across any device including smart phones and tablets, means organizations can make better, faster decisions. The goal is for the entire organization…Continue
Added by Michael Walker on September 26, 2012 at 1:00pm — No Comments
Author: Karan Bhalla, Director, IQR Analytics and Prachi Shah, Marketing Consultant, IQR Analytics (http://www.iqrdataanalytics.com)
A “state of business analytics” report was issued last year by Bloomberg Businessweek Research Services. In its survey of corporate executives across the globe, business analytics was identified as having “gone mainstream”…Continue
For a company, having "a presence" in social media is worthless unless it allows it to achieve some objectives. However, beyond the control of the company, social media talk about the company, under these conditions is it reasonable to ignore this space frequented by customers, prospects, partners and competitors?
Social media influences reputation, image, and perceived value. All this has an impact on business results, sales, recruiting new customers, the frequency of…
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Companies, products, and technologies included in the Big Data Landscape:
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The Hadoop stack includes more than a dozen components, or subprojects, that are complex to deploy and manage. Installation, configuration and production deployment at scale is challenging.
The main components…Continue
Added by Michael Walker on August 22, 2012 at 1:00pm — No Comments
Author: Rahul Nawab, Co- founder, IQR Analytics and Promoter, ADSA (Academy for Decision Science and Analytics).
Educating savvy and business-minded Amdavadis on the importance of numbers and analytics in your business is like teaching the properties of sand to someone in the desert, but here is my effort anyway.
The simplest definition of analytics is "the science of analysis." However, a practical definition would be how an entity, e.g., a business, arrives…Continue
Added by AcademyForDecisionScience&Analyt on August 21, 2012 at 6:30am — No Comments
Today Analytics is the heart of a Business. Companies are challenged with a high volume and broad array of data which requires active and effective analysis. Analysis can help them make enhanced and improved business decisions, and hence help the business to maintain profitability. "Companies need to compete on the basis of key business processes, and how they optimize these processes with analytics," says Thomas Davenport, professor and director of research, Babson College,…Continue
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Hadoop (MapReduce where code is turned into map and reduce jobs, and Hadoop runs the jobs) is great at crunching data yet inefficient for analyzing data because each time you add, change or manipulate data you must stream over the entire dataset.
In most organizations, data is always…Continue
Added by Michael Walker on August 12, 2012 at 12:49pm — No Comments
It has been while when Big data entered into the market and buzz the analytics world. Now a day all analytics leaders are chanting about Big data applications. Since I have started with Hadoop technologies and with Machine learning one question has been bugging in mind:
Which is a greater innovation Big Data Or Machine Learning…Continue
In the data mining process, where do data scientists like you and me add the most value? Is it in exploring the data, uncovering anomalies and seeing relationships between elements? In selecting transformations for the elements to improve their representations for modeling and analysis? In building sophisticated predictive models? For my money, the answer is ‘none of…Continue
Added by Daniel Graettinger on April 4, 2012 at 11:30am — No Comments
In a post for Dataversity, I discussed the power of "Beginning with the End in Mind" for Data Professionals, Data Scientists, Business Analysts, and Technologists...
What if Steven Covey was a technologist, data professional, or data scientist? Would the best-selling author–best known for promoting his ”…
Added by Jaime Fitzgerald on March 6, 2012 at 12:19pm — No Comments
My company (Discovery Corps, Inc.) president Tim Graettinger has released a new article I think you'll like:
"If you’re a data miner, there’s a good chance you saw the movie Moneyball. For me, the movie was entertaining, but the book was really enlightening. I found it to be a source of numerous and familiar lessons about data mining - while couched in the intriguing context of major league baseball. In this article, I’d like to share some of…
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