September/October 2016: Table of Contents
By Chuck Densinger and Mark Gonzales
How to get around the elephant in the room: Four keys to giving
structure to unstructured data initiatives.
By Ron Stein
Situational intelligence brings together analytics, data visualization and IoT for a 360-degree operational view.
By Doug Samuelson
The over-reliance on undependable, highly subjective methods of risk assessment is a major concern.
By Frank Harmsen
Amsterdam example: Real-time data enables efforts to reduce traffic, pollution, energy usage and crime.
By Shaillee Chopra and Daniel J. Marino
Best practices: An operations-driven approach to building an action-oriented analytics framework.
By Sam Savage
Free tools from ProbabilityManagement.org automate the data table process for Excel users everywhere.
- 76It’s long been popular to talk about customer interaction data such as clickstream, social activity, inbound email and call center verbatims as “unstructured data.” Wikipedia says of the term that it “…refers to information that either does not have a pre-defined data model or is not organized in a pre-defined…
- 67The CUNY School of Professional Studies is offering a new online master of science degree in data analytics. The program prepares its graduates for high-demand and fast-growing careers as data analysts, data specialists, business intelligence analysts, information analysts and data engineers in such fields as business, operations, marketing, social media,…
- 64Meeting of Analytics Program Directors The inaugural Meeting of Analytics Program Directors (MAPD) will be held on April 1 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, the day before the start of the 2017 INFORMS Conference on Business Analytics and Operations Research in the same locale. Sponsored by INFORMS, the goal…