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We are generating more data than ever before. Thanks to the data scientists who organize and analyze this information, this abundance of Big Data can be harnessed to serve the public interest in innovative ways.
Big Data for the Public Good is a four-part seminar series hosted by Code for America in San…Continue
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StatSoft’s (www.statsoft.com) STATISTICA Decisioning Platform™ is the only enterprise predictive analytics and decision management software platform to…
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I believe so. Here are some interesting thoughts on this:
You talk to a mortgage adviser at (say) Wells Fargo bank. You are interested in financing, own > 50%, have 2 salaries (your wife + yourself) that represents more than 50% of the amount you want to refinance, can make a 30% down payment and have an external income…Continue
The text analytic market is set to exceed £635mln as businesses look to capture customer sentiment to gain competitive advantage.
Companies from industries as diverse as financial services, pharmaceuticals and online retail are today looking to harness the voice of the customer across social networks to improve their services.
The technology to capture customer sentiment is becoming increasingly sophisticated, responsive, and flexible to distinct business needs. Despite the…Continue
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This came in my mailbox as a sales pitch by Autobox, however I thought that it is interesting:
Since we are always interested in learning about how others do time series and testing how our approaches work vis-à-vis other dated procedures, we pursued the data and would like to share our results.
Sometimes in an…
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This is our first article in a series about good actionable KPI's to optimize various ROI. Future articles will focuse on metrics for fraud detection, user engagement etc. This one focuses on newsletter optimization.
If you run an online newsletter, here are a number of metrics you need to track:…Continue
By STEVE LOHR. GOOD with numbers? Fascinated by data? The sound you hear is opportunity knocking.…Continue
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1010data Positioned in the Challengers Quadrant in Leading Analyst Firm's Magic Quadrant for Data Warehouse Database Management Systems…
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Pentaho’s Kettle data integration product cited for ‘richest functionality and most extensive integration with open source Apache Hadoop’
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1. Short Bio
I started my career in the communications industry, where I spent 20 years with a Tier 1 carrier in probably 15 different jobs across the entire organization: Marketing, Advertising, Product Management, Operations, Sales, General Management, Strategy and Business Development. I basically…Continue
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I am contacting you to make you aware of NineSigma Request, RFP# 67977, "Financial Market Analysis Algorithms."
NineSigma, representing a multi-billion dollar IT company, invites proposals…Continue
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Since we started Compete, we have been continuously updating the quality and consistency of our data. With clickstream data available since 2002, and 10 terabytes of new data arriving monthly, we have amassed and organized hundreds of terabytes of daily consumer digital…Continue
There is a little computer in your car that records information that you would not have imagined. It knows the speed you're racing down the highway, it knows whether or not you're pounding on the gas or the brakes, it knows if you're wearing a seatbelt, and so much more.
The memory is stored in this little information box, safe and sound, until you get into an accident. Very similar to the black boxes on airplanes, this box holds some very important data about a driver's…Continue
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Peter Fader, professor of marketing atUniversity of Pennsylvania's Wharton School, is the ultimate marketing quant—a world-class, award-winning expert on using behavioral data in sales forecasting and customer relationship management. He's perhaps best known for his July 2000 …Continue
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We are in the top 20 list :-)Continue
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