Analytics
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Report from the 2012 Hadoop Summit

kchulis - June 26, 2012

Abstract:   One of the hottest technology trends in 2012 is Big Data Analytics.   Nowhere was that more evident than at the 2012 Hadoop Summit in San Jose, …

Culture/Leadership
661 views

Game Monetization: Recognize and Reward Your Most Valuable Players

kchulis - January 15, 2012

(First installment a series of player LTV and game monetization articles. The following is an excerpt from Chapter Four of 'Game Loyalty', an upcoming book by the founders of Core Analytics,…

Social Data
1908 views

Overview of Angry Birds Monetization and Brand Strategy from Casual Connect Kyiv 2011

kchulis - December 28, 2011

Casual Connect Kyiv was held for its 6th consecutive year in October 2011.  This is an international game conference aimed at covering cutting edge topics related to the social game i (more…)

Analytics
920 views

Game Analytics: Platform Trends, Monetization and Player Value in Social Games

kchulis - December 14, 2011

The Game Analytics industry is arguably still in it's infancy.  A list of niche analytics vendors for social and mobile games continues to expand, with representation by Kontagent, Flurry, Mixpanel, TOTANGO, Claritics and…

Analytics
593 views

Cloud Analytics, Big Data Analytics: The Sky’s the Limit for Spatial and Geo-Location Analytics

kchulis - July 11, 2011

Continuing the general Big Data Analytics and Cloud Analytics theme, this TDWI article lists 11 predictions for Big Data.  The article points to an increased focus on chips,…

Analytics
727 views

Big Data Analytics and Cloud Analytics: Embracing the Cloud and the Big Data Grid

kchulis - July 10, 2011

Sometimes you have a choice.  You either jump in and join the game, or sit on the sidelines and watch other teams play.  Core Analytics and Game Loyalty are joining…