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Utilities Executives Cite Need for Analytics Skills, Smart Meter Data Integration

by   |   March 7, 2013   |   Leave a comment

NAPA, Calif.—With smart meters producing a steady rise in data volumes to open up more analytics use cases, utilities executives at an analytics conference here said they face important challenges in staffing, data integration and customer marketing. Keynotes at the Read More…


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In Louisville, Fresh Look at Health Data Correlations Drives Efforts on Asthma

by   |   January 31, 2013   |   Leave a comment

For years, Louisville, Ky., has struggled with poor air quality and a preponderance of asthma cases among city residents. A year ago, the Louisville Metro Government tried once and for all to figure things out—and make a significant difference in Read More…


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Analytics Seen Spreading for Network Security, Compliance Use Cases

by   |   December 5, 2012   |   Leave a comment

For many firms, analytics help information security managers assess patterns and gain insights into the network events they are logging, tracking and recording by default. By delving into these data, companies are strengthening their security. Read More…