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2016 Editorial Calendar

January/February 2016

  • Internet of Things: The power of networks
  • Data lakes: Dive into promising technology
  • Adventures in consulting: Lessons learned

March/April 2016

  • Software survey: Vehicle routing
  • Innovations in supply chain analytics
  • Analytics in the cloud: What’s next?

May/June 2016

  • Social media marketing & analytics
  • Real-time analytics: The future is here
  • Mobile and collaboration analytics & BI

July/August 2016

  • Software survey: Forecasting
  • Healthcare analytics: The time is now
  • Thwarting fraudsters: The fight goes on

September/October 2016

  • Cognitive computing and analytics
  • Cashing in on unstructured data
  • Sports analytics continues to score

November/December 2016

  • Software survey: Decision analysis
  • Implementing analytics: Best practices
  • Predictive power of crowdsourcing

      Analytics Blog

      Electoral College put to the math test


      With the campaign two months behind us and the inauguration of Donald Trump two days away, isn’t it time to put the 2016 U.S. presidential election to bed and focus on issues that have yet to be decided? Of course not.

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      Accenture security report identifies top cyber threats

      With recent large-scale cyberattacks signaling a growing front in destructive threats and business impact, a new midyear report from iDefense, part of Accenture Security, reveals how threat actors are continuing to evolve their ability to avoid detection. Based on in-depth analysis, the report anticipates a growth in the number of threat actors who are rapidly expanding their capabilities due to factors such as the proliferation of affordable, customizable and accessible tools and exploits. Read more →

      Job searchers: It’s not just who you know, but how well you know them

      While online networking sites enable individuals to increase their professional connections, to what extent do these ties actually lead to job opportunities? A new study in the INFORMS journal Management Science finds that, despite the ability to significantly increase the number of professional connections and identify more job leads with limited effort on these sites, unless the connection is a strong one, they typically will not lead to job offers.  Read more →

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