- April 19, 2013
Big data analytics efforts are poised to improve everything from public health to particle physics, and people like Cloudera's Jeff Hammerbacher are leading the way.
- April 15, 2013
Two experienced data scientists offer tips on best practices for setting up data science teams and incorporating big data into data science programs.
- April 12, 2013
Companies new to business intelligence need to focus on BI fundamentals. But lots of experienced BI teams still have some basic blocking and tackling to do, too.
- April 05, 2013
Effective communication and executive buy-in are essential elements for companies wanting to become 'analytical innovators,' according to software vendor SAS Institute.
- March 28, 2013
The evolution of Quicken Loans' business intelligence strategy from static reporting to self-service BI holds useful lessons for other organizations.
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- March 22, 2013
The O'Reilly Strata conference was the place to be to learn about the role of the data scientist and big data technologies.
- March 20, 2013
Traditional SQL databases may have lost mindshare with some app developers, but they're still the right choice for most projects, says one expert.
- March 07, 2013
Real-time business intelligence can help improve operational decisions by enabling BI to be done in business systems. Read about how to make it work.
- March 04, 2013
Society should do more to encourage the next generation of data scientists, according to a speaker at last week's O'Reilly Strata Conference.
- March 01, 2013
Senior research scientist Rachel Schutt offers a rundown of the common traits shared by people who have been successful in the field of data science.
- February 22, 2013
Eye-catching designs, gamification and other new techniques are being tapped to make business intelligence applications more enticing to end users.
- February 11, 2013
Forrester's Mike Gualtieri explains how data scientists' knowledge of predictive analytics can help firms reduce risk.
- December 21, 2012
Mainstay issues such as poor data quality will plague businesses in 2013, but one way they're hoping to overcome hurdles is by empowering users.
- December 04, 2012
New survey results document how smaller businesses are leading the mobile BI charge.
- November 19, 2012
You've heard of Nate Silver, but what about the guy who correctly predicted the election in June? A conversation with Emory University's Drew Linzer.