Posts Tagged ‘analytics

Podcast : IBM’s James Kobielus on How to Implement Big Data

by   |   August 6, 2012   |   Leave a comment

There are hundreds of different big data analytics platforms to choose from in the marketplace, so choosing which is the right one for your company can be a daunting task. James Kobielus, IBM’s big data evangelist, said finding the right Read More…

Paul Barth, left, and Randy Bean, right, of NewVantage Partners.

Podcast: The Importance of Creating Sandboxes for Business Intelligence Analysts

by   |   July 23, 2012   |   Leave a comment

Business intelligence analysts need to have the freedom to play with data to find opportunities to uncover business value, argue Paul Barth and Randy Bean of NewVantage Partners. Hear the second part of an interview with them in this podcast. Read More…

A Prescription for Better Analytics at Atrius Health

by   |   July 19, 2012   |   Leave a comment

Atrius Health, a nonprofit medical alliance serving 1 million people in Massachusetts, consolidated its fragmented, technology-focused analytics function and put a doctor in charge. The result: a more collaborative team whose work, including the investments it makes in new tools, is more closely aligned with business needs and strategy. Read More…