Considerations to Make Before Investing in Big Data in 2013

Industry Week recently published <http://www.industryweek.com/systems-integration/five-things-consider-you-make-big-data-investments-2013>  a viewpoint I wrote entitled ‘Five things to consider before you make big data investments in 2013’. Due to the massive volumes…

Bloomberg on Business Analytics

Interested in slicing, dicing, measuring, and analyzing data for customer and business insights? According to a recent survey by Bloomberg, 97% of companies with revenues of more…

The CIO Diaries: An IT perspective on business transformation

Limitations of organic growth are forcing companies to look at innovative ways to improve market share and profitability. Business transformation strategies are evolving more rapidly than any…

Procter & Gamble – A Case Study in Business Analytics

Best-in-Class Analytics Innovation Case Study…Interesting article about P&G and Business Analytics from InformationWeek, Feb 6, 2012.  Illustrates the way Business Analytics is becoming more central…

Just One Word, Ben – "Data"

What advice would you give Benjamin Bradock in 2012? The attached infographic from EMC makes a compelling case for choosing a career as a Data…

Clinical Trials Optimization – Business Analytics to the rescue

Here’s how business analytics can optimize clinical trials A panel of Pharma industry leaders like GlaxoSmithKline, Bristol-Myers-Squibb, AstraZeneca, Sanofi, Eli Lilly, Pfizer and Shire talked…

Moneyball, A must watch movie for the Business Analytics savvy

Every Business Analytics consultant should watch the movie Moneyball (2011). This movie is indeed one of the best movies I’ve watched for a long time…

Big Data is not all Social Media

It has been a little over a year since the term “Big Data” became a catch phrase, but it still appears to evoke the same…

Why Human Resource Should Care About Big Data

There is no conversation or corporate strategy presentation today without mentioning Big Data. The focus of this write-up is to understand, what Big Data is…

Collaborative BI – share your insights

‘Social networking’ and ‘Collaboration’ have become a part of our lives in this connected world. Let us see how the two can work together in…