March 2016

All posts from March 2016

Achieving new milestones in open analytics

by pm2net on March 31, 2016 , Comments Off on Achieving new milestones in open analytics

An open ecosystem thrives on a mature core platform. It also depends on partnering arrangements that incentivize solution providers to continue developing standards-based interoperability around the shared environment. Take a deeper dive into recent announcements of new open ecosystem milestones made at the recent Strata + Hadoop 2016 event.

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Reframing security: Video analytics are changing situational awareness and forensic search

by pm2net on March 30, 2016 , Comments Off on Reframing security: Video analytics are changing situational awareness and forensic search

Video analytics unlock the potential of established surveillance networks to better identify, track and even predict threats within the spaces they monitor. Key developments are advancing video security systems into new frontiers of situational awareness and forensic search.

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Intelligent asset management: Railways forging the future with cognitive computing

by pm2net on March 29, 2016 , Comments Off on Intelligent asset management: Railways forging the future with cognitive computing

Cognitive computing is a powerful tool for intelligent asset management in the rail industry, particularly when coupled with data analytics. From whole rail system maintenance and development to single wheels on train cars, here are some ways data-driven railway innovation is unfolding on a global scale.

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Fighting social security fraud with analytics

by pm2net on March 28, 2016 , Comments Off on Fighting social security fraud with analytics

Fraudulent practices against social program organizations such as the Social Security Administration are varied, complex and challenging, and its perpetrators range from organized crime to family members of beneficiaries. Gain an understanding of the depths of Social Security fraud and how analytics can help reduce its occurrence.

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InsightOut: Role-based interaction with the information and analytics lifecycle

by pm2net on March 28, 2016 , Comments Off on InsightOut: Role-based interaction with the information and analytics lifecycle

A variety of organizational roles interact with business data, and each role faces its own particular challenges in collaborating with its IT counterparts. In this installment of the InsightOut series, learn more about the responsibilities of these personas, exploring the considerations that govern the activities of each and examining how they collaborate as part of an organization’s information and analytics flow.

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4 Sales best practices every business needs to know

by pm2net on March 28, 2016 , Comments Off on 4 Sales best practices every business needs to know

Hiring a crack sales team is only the first step in an organization’s business journey. The bigger challenge is retaining the best employees who can drive business growth. By following these four key best practices for sales with an emphasis on sales performance management technologies, organizational sales teams can meet or exceed sales goals that can grow the business.

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Business intelligence in the age of binge watching streaming content

by pm2net on March 25, 2016 , Comments Off on Business intelligence in the age of binge watching streaming content

If any one industry can claim digital transformation as a most immediate imperative, then the media and entertainment industry rises above the rest. Not only do organizations need to provide streaming content, but they also need to provide content on a diverse range of platforms. And to be successful, they need a 360-degree view of their viewers. Take a look at how one organization applied cloud-based business intelligence and predictive analytics to say ahead of viewer preferences.

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