Posts Tagged ‘mobile

Mobile Touch Screens Call For Different Kind of Data Exploration

by   |   March 15, 2013   |   Leave a comment

Mobile phones and tablets are handy business tools. But if workers do business computing on touch-screen tablets, then they need to change the way they explore and analyze data. Without a two-button mouse, options and tools hidden in a cascading Read More…

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The Move to Mobile Analytics Requires Cultural, Technical Shifts

by   |   October 30, 2012   |   Leave a comment

If the goal of big data analytics initiatives is to make better decisions faster, then mobile devices are an essential touch point where employees and customers will reap the benefit of the right information at the right time, no matter where they are. To achieve success requires both cultural changes and technology choices, experts at events focused on mobile analytics said. Read More…

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Sprint and New York Stock Exchange Look to Turn Analytics Expertise into Data Products and Services

by   |   October 28, 2012   |   Leave a comment

Executives at Sprint and the New York Stock Exchange are looking at turning the in-house expertise they have developed in big data analytics into offerings they can sell to other businesses. While Sprint’s Von McConnell, pictured at left, said his R&D team of data scientists is still in the early stages of exploring this opportunity, there are already signs that business customers of the telco would find insights into consumer behavior trends valuable. Read More…