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MIT Researchers Win INFORMS Revenue Management and Pricing Section Practice Award

MIT

by Angela Guess Leslie Sheppard of MIT News reports, “MIT’s Kris Johnson, Alex Lee, and David Simchi-Levi — along with online retailer Rue La La — have received the 2014 INFORMS Revenue Management and Pricing Section Practice Award for a project that is expected to increase Rue La La’s revenues. The award for the analytics-based pricing-optimization application…

And the winner is …. State IT Awards

Glenn Thomas

by Glenn J. Thomas It’s been a couple months now since the entertainment industry finished up their awards season and as usual there were a slew of movies nominated that I have never seen or even heard of (sadly the ratio of “unknowns” to “knowns” increases proportionally with my age). This doesn’t bother me too…

Data Governance that Doesn’t Cut It

by Angela Guess Philip Howard recently commented on his disappointment with most business’s data governance efforts: “For the second year in a row I am on the judging panel for the best practice data governance award for the International Data Governance and Information Quality Conference in San Diego in June. As a result, a get…