Optimize the End-to-End Customer Experience with Business Analytics Solutions

April 27, 2017

In Dr. Bokareva’s previous blog, she described how the Art of Analytics allows viewers to understand customer spend through a work of art. Businesses can use these types of visualizations to unlock new sales opportunities. By now, companies understand the importance of using data analytics to better understand the customer, process, or product performance. However,… Read More »

Customer Journey Analytics – One Bite At A Time

April 26, 2017

The “customer journey” means many things to many people. Depending on your role, you may be hyper-focused on delivering the right message to the right customer in real-time on your website. Or maybe you’re trying to understand how customer interactions across several channels work together to affect satisfaction. These may sound like daunting challenges that… Read More »

Proprietary Analytic Approach Accelerates Time to Value

April 25, 2017

In reality, only a small percent of insurance claims filed each year are fraudulent. However, that small percentage costs insurers big bucks. According to the Insurance Information Institute, property and casualty (P&C) insurance fraud amounts to about $32 billion each year. This requires insurers to be diligent about rooting it out. Most companies have data… Read More »

No, You Can’t Machine Learn Everything

April 25, 2017

Machine Learning is fast becoming a source of both confusion and anxious hope to many organizations.  So much so that several customers last year told us, “please don’t talk about analytics to our senior stakeholders, because we’ve told them that we are going to machine learn everything!” Now, Machine Learning already provides enormous value in… Read More »

Standing With Women in Tech: Tips for Success

April 20, 2017

Embracing the unknown Had I planned my career path, I would most likely be in another location today, interacting with people from a field unknown to me and carrying out a list of tasks using knowledge and experience from another learning path. Planning my career is not a task I have knowingly ignored, it is… Read More »

5 Ways Cloud Vendors are Dealing with Data Privacy Concerns

April 19, 2017

Cloud computing has undoubtedly transformed the way organisations manage their business and data, however it has brought its own unique set of security concerns. While some businesses are quick to embrace the convenience and agility of the cloud, others remain hesitant because of fear about data breaches and cybercrime. So how exactly are cloud vendors… Read More »

The Age of the Machine

April 12, 2017

Robot slaves performing menial tasks. Is this all we’ve got to look forward to as machines take over the world, capitalising on their ability to learn and create faster, more accurate decisions? Could it be that advanced algorithms are becoming the biggest threat to business and our way of life now machine intelligence is proving… Read More »

Teradata on Azure – Available Now!

April 10, 2017

Teradata on Azure: Available Now! Good news! Teradata Database, the market’s leading data warehousing and analytic solution, is now available for deployment on Microsoft Azure via the Azure Marketplace. As previously announced, Teradata Database on Azure is offered on a variety of multi-terabyte Virtual Machines (VMs) in supported Azure regions. We’ve been working very hard… Read More »