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Imagine this all-too-common scenario: Your company has recently pulled the trigger on a data project. Excitement is in the air. You’re finally doing something about all the data you’ve been collecting. You’re getting answers that will make your organization stronger. You’re going to leave the competition in the dust. Then your first reports and visualizations arrive. And they ...

We are living in truly exciting times. Companies have more opportunities than ever before to use technology to massively improve organizational performance, productivity, and profit, and to launch themselves into new, previously inaccessible markets. Every day we hear stories of established businesses that have used technology to create unparalleled corporate advantage, or tech ...

You may be surprised by the long list of very specific questions the right BI strategies can answer. Some of these discoveries result in small business adjustments; some in huge shifts. They all add up to improved organizational insight and increased bottom line.

Launch your organization’s data journey wisely by avoiding these common mistakes in business intelligence and data analytics.

A few months ago I invested in Next Level Automotive, a company of two young entrepreneurs who are working hard to realize their dream: the restoration and sale of Supercars. And when we talk about Supercars, we are talking about Japanese cars with a lot of horsepower. As you can see from the photo *, they are successful. The Toyota Supra is a car for real enthusiasts. But they ...

Today our topic is practical. You could use the results immediately. At least ... If you like wine. Some of our readers may have read the book Supercrunchers by Ian Ayres, with the promising subtitle 'How anything can be predicted'. Sounds good, right? Number Cruncher or statistician? The book starts like this: "Orley Ashenfelter really loves wine: 'when a good red wine ages ...

In our previous blog we explored the concept of Big Data, briefly discussed the phases in a Big Data solution, and how you can advise your customer with the so-called association algorithm about the next product he or she might want to purchase. In this blog post I will briefly discuss different types of Big Data algorithms and machine learning models. And for whom models and a ...

  Big Data is going to change our lives. But how exactly? That remains difficult to answer. However, to get a bit closer to an answer, we are going to share our experiences in this blog. Sometimes very practical, sometimes a bit more theoretical; sometimes from a technical point of view, sometimes from a business perspective. But of course we start ... at the beginning.  Many ...

Many, if not most teams nowadays are distributed. While remote collaboration reunites talented people from around the globe, it also comes with its challenges. Today, we tackle the topic of effective stakeholder management in distributed teams with Brindusa Duma, project manager of Entourage, a successful social network developed in a distributed team environment. First of al ...

This article is the third part of "Eliminating Code Smells Through the Use of Simple Refactorings". In the first two parts, we wrote about refactoring through simple changes and execution path changes. You can access these articles on our blog–Part 1 and Part 2. In the present article, we give a few tips and examples on refactoring through design changes. Design changes usual ...

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