Top 4 Machine Learning Use Cases for Healthcare Providers

Machine learning is generating a lot of excitement amongst healthcare providers, but what are some of the top use cases for these advanced analytics tools? Here are some of the top initiatives and most intriguing research projects that are currently harnessing these tools. Imaging analytics and pathology Improving imaging analytics and pathology with machine learning [...]

Mini-glossary: Big data terms you should know

When it comes to assembling a list of key big data terms, it makes sense to identify terms that everyone needs to know — whether they are highly technical big data practitioners, or corporate executives who confine their big data interests to dashboard reports. These 20 big data terms hit the mark. Analytics The discipline [...]

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How Analytics Are Like Windshield Wipers

How Analytics Are Like Windshield Wipers Imagine you’re driving a Ferrari. You’re going really fast, cruising up and down mountain passes, with nothing in your way. Then it starts to rain. The only problem with your Ferrari is that you don’t have windshield wipers, so you can’t clear the rain from your screen and everything [...]

Are You Doing Analytics Or Just Reporting Data?

As HR gets more sophisticated, we need to move beyond accepting a vendor’s claim about built-in analytics and understand exactly what those analytics can and cannot do. The first observation is that for most HR software it would be better to describe the built-in capability as “reporting” rather than “analytics.” Again, reporting is a good [...]

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Top Cloud and AI Trends for 2018

Over the last decade, cloud and AI have emerged as two important technologies for companies and businesses to use to transform themselves. They're crucial for businesses in order to compete in the fast-changing digital ecosystem. Machine Learning on Hyperscale Cloud 2018 promises to be a significant year, where we will witness a lot more machine learning [...]

New Digital Technologies Will Disrupt Banking Forever

Over the past several years, digital technologies have changed the once staid banking industry. The collection and advanced analysis of data has changed the way customers are viewed, and the introduction of mobile devices has altered the way consumers access their bank. In short, digital transformation is on the front burner of all banks and [...]

Analytics in the Stock Market: Made for Each Other

The ability to accurately predict stock market activity has been the holy grail of analytics and machine learning for decades. Algorithmic trading has already had an effect on the market, being directly responsible for the Flash Crash (a brief swing of over 1,000 points on May 6, 2010) in the Dow Jones Industrial Average. Can [...]

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Large Retailers need to provide quality services to their customers

With Thanksgiving fast approaching, large retailers are relying on Nastel AutoPilot to keep the holiday shopping season successful and highly profitable with uninterrupted services. Heavy loads and high volumes of sales are expected on Black Friday followed by Cyber Monday.  Nastel AutoPilot helps keeping services supporting sales highly available and highly reliable. How Large Retailers [...]

3 Essentials Of Every Digital Journey: Cloud, Data, And People

Going on a digital journey? Bring lots of cloud, data, and most of all, people. That’s the word from a new study of 105 organizations, published by Constellation Research, which found, for starters, that pursuing a digital strategy is no longer the exotic journey it once was. Now, the ability to marshal big data, employed [...]

How to Include Business Intelligence in Your 2018 Budget

How to Include Business Intelligence in Your 2018 Budget Every year when budget time rolls around, many organizations find themselves asking the same question: “what are we going to do about our data?” Organizing scattered and large data sets is one of the top business challenges that companies face, but one that many regularly put [...]

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