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Analytics Magazine

July/August 2013 Table of Contents

data scientistFEATURES

Analytics & BPM

By Malcolm Ross
‘SMAC’ delivers a much-needed combination punch for peak customer experience.

Predictive analytics

By Eric Siegel
Harnessing the power of big data and the priceless collection of experience within it.

Forecasting & optimization

By Arne Andersson
The development of optimization: the perfect technology for complex sourcing.

Utilities dust off forecasting playbook

By Tao Hong and Alyssa Farrell
Smart grid data brings challenges and opportunities for the power industry.

Forensic analytics

By Priti Ravi
Combating a growing pandemic of corporate crime, from identity theft to insider trading.

Analytic communication

By Evan S. Levine
Fundamental principles include clarity, transparency, integrity and humility.

DEPARTMENTS

Inside Story
Executive Edge
Analyze This!
Viewpoint
Forum
INFORMS audio, video presentations
Five-Minute Analyst
Thinking Analytically



Headlines

Report: Automotive industry to invest $3.3 billion in big data in 2018

Big data investments in the automotive industry are expected to surpass $3.3 billion in 2018, according to a report by SNS Telecom & IT. Amid the proliferation of real-time and historical data from sources such as connected devices, web, social media, sensors, log files and transactional applications, big data is rapidly gaining traction from a diverse range of vertical sectors. Read more →

Digital vs. print books: playing favorites can hurt overall book sales

Since the first e-book platform launched in 2007, e-book sales grew to comprise 20 percent of all book sales by 2015. To ensure the increasing popularity of e-books do not undermine the success of their printed counterparts, publishers frequently delay the digital publication date for several weeks after the print edition has been released. Read more →

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INFORMS Annual Meeting
Nov. 4-7, 2018, Phoenix

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Making Data Science Pay
July 30-31, 12:30 p.m.-5 p.m.


Predictive Analytics: Failure to Launch Webinar
Aug. 18, 11 a.m.


Applied AI & Machine Learning | Comprehensive
Sept. 10-13, 17-20 and 24-25


Advancing the Analytics-Driven Organization
Sept. 17-20, 12-5 p.m. LIVE Online


The Analytics Clinic: Ensemble Models: Worth the Gains?
Sept. 20, 11 a.m. -12:30 p.m.

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