Posts by Venkat Viswanathan:

Big Data Lessons the East Can Take from Facebook, Wal-Mart and LinkedIn

by   |   October 2, 2013   |   Leave a comment

The East is currently missing the diverse experience and the opportunities to collaborate that the West now enjoys, writes Venkat Viswanathan, CEO of analytics firm LatentView. He outlines seven lessons Asian firms can learn from leading users of big data in the West. Read More…

Avoiding Pitfalls in Predictive Analytics Models

by   |   June 19, 2013   |   Leave a comment

Predictive analytics enable better business decisions, but there are many pitfalls that can seriously skew the results. Enterprises can avoid such pitfalls through a careful analysis of the data combined with modeling techniques that do not place too much emphasis on variables that may be noise, writes Venkat Viswanathan of LatentView. Read More…