Inside Companies
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That Wall Dividing IT and Users

GaryCokins - October 21, 2010

What more can I say about this provocative and contentious issue of a barrier wall separating IT and the business…

Inside a Consumer’s Mind with Text Analytics
Predictive Analytics
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Predictive Analytics
1491 views

Inside a Consumer’s Mind with Text Analytics

ThemosKalafatis - October 18, 2010

So far we have seen several examples on how Predictive Analytics applied in Social Media and Blog posts can help…

SmartData Collective Exclusive
1186 views

Wolfram/Alpha and the future of search

StephenBaker2 - September 27, 2010

The New York Times article on the arm of my chair is about the plight of poor workers in South…

Data Mining
1141 views

Analytics and the myth of the aha moment

JamesTaylor - September 23, 2010

I often hear people talk about analytics, especially advanced analytics like data mining or predictive analytic modeling, as though the…

Security
1107 views

Your Personal Data: Wither Privacy? Take Stephen Baker’s Poll

DanielSchiller1 - September 23, 2010

Every time I encounter 'personal data' and 'privacy' in the same sentence I experience a tinge of dread. No doubt…

SmartData Collective Exclusive
898 views

Can the Tiger Woods Effect Improve Performance Management?

GaryCokins - September 17, 2010

The field of sports routinely experiences a dynasty of continuous and consistent championships. Examples have been the New York Yankees…

Business Intelligence
1904 views

It’s time to industrialize analytics

JamesTaylor - August 20, 2010

There's a lot of talk about advanced analytics these days - the use of data mining and predictive analytics is…

SmartData Collective Exclusive
1620 views

What Are CFOs Worrying About?

GaryCokins - August 10, 2010

Not unlike any organizational function – the so-called silos – the finance function underthe CFO is striving to shift their…

SmartData Collective Exclusive
1648 views

The (still) coming privacy boom

StephenBaker2 - August 10, 2010

A year ago, at a cover meeting at BusinessWeek, I proposed a big story: The Privacy Pay-off. The idea was…

SmartData Collective Exclusive
960 views

We will be monitored, step by step, meal by meal

StephenBaker2 - July 29, 2010

In the future, as I see it, each one of us will be monitored by dozens of machines. They'll keep…