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Webinar: Analyze Your Data, Transform Your Business

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on December 11, 2014 Analyze Your Data, Transform Your Business from DATAVERSITY To view just the slides from this presentation, click HERE>> This Webinar was Sponsored by: About the Webinar In the era of big data, data processing has taken center stage. The focus often is the…

Slides: Analyze Your Data, Transform Your Business

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on December 11, 2014 Analyze Your Data, Transform Your Business from DATAVERSITY To view the On Demand recording of this presentation, click HERE>> This Webinar was Sponsored by: About the Webinar In the era of big data, data processing has taken center stage. The focus often is…

The File-less Organization: Why Excel Isn’t Enough for Businesses

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by Saar Bitner I recently sat in a work meeting in which a few colleagues were presenting some statistics from the just finished quarter. Everyone had, of course, prepared a few Excel-generated spreadsheets and graphs to present. Very quickly, we realized that although every person in the room was supposedly working with the same data,…

Teleopti Partners with Cicero to Deliver Desktop Analytics

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by Angela Guess According to a new article out of the company, “Cicero Inc., a leading provider of desktop activity intelligence and improvement software for the back office and contact center, and Teleopti, the global leader in workforce management (WFM) software for contact centers, announced a new partnership to bundle the Cicero Discovery Sensor Suite…

Welcome to the Era of Analytics for All

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by Anjul Bhambhri Unlocking data to make better business decisions has become a crucial part of success across a variety of professions. In fact, 83 percent of business leaders cite big data and analytics an important part of their plan to enhance competitiveness. The rise of data and analytics in the enterprise has created a need…

IBM Watson Analytics Beta Now Open For Business

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by Angela Guess According to a recent article, “IBM today announced that Watson Analytics, a breakthrough natural language-based cognitive service that can provide instant access to powerful predictive and visual analytic tools for businesses, is available in beta. See Vine (vine.co/v/Ov6uvi1m7lT) for a sneak peek now. IBM Watson Analytics automates the once time-consuming tasks such…

New Report: Pushing Big Data to the Executive Edge

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by Angela Guess William McKnight of GigaOM Research recently authored a report entitled Pushing Big Data to the Executive Edge. In the summary, McKnight writes, “Fully utilized big data can give organizations a competitive advantage if they can get it to decision-makers, or what we call the ‘executive edge.’ But getting big data to that…

The Numerous Applications of Watson Analytics

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by Jelani Harper IBM’s Insight 2014 conference, held in Las Vegas from October 27-30, was largely dominated by the fleeting nature of Big Data and Watson analytics (which was partially implied by the conference theme of “Seize the Moment”). The rapid velocity at which such data is generated and requires analytics in real time or…