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First Look: SAS Factory Miner

JamesTaylor - June 26, 2015

I got a briefing on SAS Factory Miner, to be officially released in July. SAS Factory Miner is designed to help organizations scale their analytic efforts, enabling…

First Look: IBM Decision Optimization Cloud
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First Look: IBM Decision Optimization Cloud

JamesTaylor - May 17, 2015

IBM’s advanced analytics portfolio contains its descriptive analytics, predictive analytics and prescriptive analytics products (everything from Cognos to SPSS to optimization and decision management). Within this portfolio…

Predictive Analytics
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Using Decision Modeling to Make Predictive Analytics More Pervasive

JamesTaylor - February 25, 2015

Back in May of last year, Wayne Eckerson published “Making Predictive Analytics Pervasive“. It’s a great report with some really useful data but one of the key…

First Look: Predixion 4.0
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First Look: Predixion 4.0

JamesTaylor - February 12, 2015

Predixion released 4.0 of Predixion Insight in October 2014 and I got a product update recently. First, some quick background on Predixion: They started back in 2009…

Analytics
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Analytics Capability Landscape: The Importance of Decisions

JamesTaylor - January 23, 2015

 It’s clear when you analyze analytic capabilities that there are three main reasons people use analytics: (more…)

First Look: Dataiku’s Data Science Studio
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First Look: Dataiku’s Data Science Studio

JamesTaylor - November 20, 2014

Dataiku, a company founded in 2013 and based in France, launched their product, Data Science Studio (DSS), in February 2014. DSS is a web-based analytic software platform…

First Look: IBM Operational Decision Manager Advanced
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First Look: IBM Operational Decision Manager Advanced

JamesTaylor - October 23, 2014

I blogged a little about the tech preview of IBM’s Operational Decision Manager – Advanced product when I was at IMPACT and I recently got a full…

First Look: FICO Analytic Modeler Suite
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First Look: FICO Analytic Modeler Suite

JamesTaylor - October 16, 2014

FICO Analytic Modeler is FICO’s in-browser analytic tool suite – the evolution of the Model Builder product line post the InfoCentricity acquisition. (more…)

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The Role of Standards in Predictive Analytics: A Series

JamesTaylor - December 19, 2013

I am working on a paper, for publication in early 2014, on the role of standards such as R, Hadoop and PMML in the mainstreaming of predictive…

Build Your Decision Capability with Decision Management
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Analytics
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Build Your Decision Capability with Decision Management

JamesTaylor - November 16, 2013

The old way (more…)