Business intelligence data mining
- July 08, 2010
Our new survey found that aligning BI with end-user requirements and getting executive buy-in topped the list of challenges facing BI professionals.
- July 06, 2010
Complex event processing software can help companies act on major business events in real time. Learn more about CEP technology and get an overview of the CEP vendor market.
- June 23, 2010
SAS has acquired Memex, a Scottish company that specializes in data analytics and enterprise search technology for law enforcement agencies.
- June 15, 2010
Text analytics tools help firms get a handle on unstructured content, respond to customer needs and save money on marketing campaigns. These five tips will help show how.
- June 03, 2010
Text analytics tools are useless without the will to respond to customers’ needs, according to one text analytics software user.
- May 21, 2010
Get an overview of advanced data analytics software, including a discussion of the potential uses of analytic technology and advice on creating an advanced analytics strategy.
- May 04, 2010
Reality television shows are using data analytics to turn anonymous text messages into living, breathing consumers ripe for an up-sell.
- April 19, 2010
In this exclusive interview, SAS Institute CEO Dr. Jim Goodnight says his company’s data analytics expertise separates it from BI competitors SAP and IBM.
- April 05, 2010
Listen to a Q&A with Accenture's Jeanne Harris and learn how to put data analytics to work in your organization.
- March 22, 2010
In-database analytics may be the next big business intelligence (BI) trend, according to Gartner and other experts. Find out how in-database is changing the face of BI.
- March 22, 2010
In-database analytics technology is emerging as a new approach that can cut costs and improve the performance of analytical processes. Learn the basics of the technology.
- January 20, 2010
To maintain the level of personalized customer service it was known for, Spokane Teachers Credit Union built its own customer data analytics engine to help frontline workers.
- November 06, 2009
SAS is working on in-database analytics initiatives with several data warehouse vendors that want its data mining applications to run inside their databases.
- October 26, 2009
IBM broadened its portfolio of business analytics software, adding three packaged Cognos analytic applications and a tool for analyzing unstructured data.
- August 31, 2009
Transit authorities like the MBTA in Boston and SEPTA in Philadelphia have turned to data analytics software from SPSS to adapt to changes in ridership patterns.
- July 29, 2009
Google Analytics, Google's free Web analytics tool, has sufficient functionality to meet many companies' needs, according to a new report from Gartner.
- April 04, 2008
This article, the third in a series, examines random and predictable events in financial data mining efforts and reviews the author's experience with data mining in 30-year U.S. Treasury Bond futures.
- January 22, 2008
In healthcare organizations – as well as any other industry – analytical processes help you work smarter, not harder. Therefore, it is important to be sure your business intelligence capabilities fit your culture.
- December 18, 2007
Electronic health records (EHRs) have an immense potential as a rich source of analytical data for clinical, financial, operational and research purposes.
- December 18, 2007
Part 1 of this series discussed the construction of an information library, the importance of the problem definition phase and our ultimate dependence on the definition of output. This installment addresses a variety of data-related issues.
- November 06, 2007
This article is the first in a three-part series discussing issues of project design and project management that, appropriately addressed, improve the practitioner's performance potential.
- October 16, 2007
The real power from using business intelligence data as a feeder for run charts comes from measuring variables that are tracked by different sources.
- August 21, 2007
Much has been written and marketed about the compelling need to analyze unstructured data. Learn what retailers are REALLY doing with text mining to drive business benefits.
- June 13, 2007
Gartner's customer data mining Magic Quadrant author discusses top-ranked vendors, market trends and software buying tips -- including five questions to ask during evaluations.
- March 01, 2007
If bottom-up source data analysis is not performed, the data problems and business rule violations would not be discovered until the extract, transform and load (ETL) process.
- December 07, 2006
Eastport Analytics considers hundreds of tools when designing systems for the IRS, DHS and others. Companies evaluating analytics tools shouldn't limit themselves either.
- July 17, 2006
Policies and procedures must be explored to ensure that privacy restrictions are not violated when identity resolution techniques are employed.
- January 31, 2006
Telecom companies can add value to their data warehouse by spending less time on data cleansing and translation.
- December 20, 2005
Organizations can provide and get value from statistical analysis without an in-house consultant with a PhD in statistics.
- November 29, 2005
Healthcare organizations embarking on business intelligence must strive for predictive analytics and dig into unstructured data for success.