May/June 2012 Table of Contents
By Gary Cokins
The reasons are numerous, but the world’s problems are more complex than ever, creating the need for analytics.
By Krishna Rupanagunta, Meena Anantha Padmanabhan and Vinay Mony
How to convert thought into action and bridge the gap between analytics creation and consumption.
By Patrick Quinn, Michel Gamache and Sandrine Paroz
How statistical and optimization methods help advertisers manage their Internet campaigns more efficiently.
By Janice Partyka and Randolph Hall
Survey of vehicle routing software reveals that fierce competition produces creative solutions.
By Fiona McNeill
Text analytics, V2: Powerful technique hears much more than the voice of the customer.
- 69Gurobi Optimization recently introduced Gurobi Optimizer v7.0, with higher performance and powerful new modeling capabilities.
- 51Analytic software firm FICO recently announced that Norvik Banka, one of the oldest commercial banks in Latvia, will use the FICO TONBELLER Compliance Solutions to fight money laundering and financial crime. Bank regulators in Latvia have increased scrutiny on banks suspected of allowing money laundering, resulting in record fines and…
- 51Some of the biggest names in the high-tech software and consulting universe – IBM, SAS, Microsoft and Fair Isaac to name just a few – have seen the future of business in this increasingly international, interconnected world and the future is … analytics.
- 42We were repeatedly reminded several times last year that variability can confound statistical predictions and unlikely events do occur. Upsets in sports and politics are always news, since having the underdog beat the “sure thing” is surprising and noteworthy. What is exciting in sports is unexpected in politics, since we…