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Embrace analytics or die
Basket analysis vital for retailers
Seven trends driving data discovery
Data analytics crucial for digital business
Big data misunderstood in SA

Embrace analytics or die

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Steven Ing

By Michelle Avenant, portals journalist.
Johannesburg, 19 Mar 2015

Companies that do not embrace business intelligence (BI) and data analytics are going to die.

So said Steven Ing, associate consultant at BSG, at ITWeb Business Intelligence Summit 2015 in Midrand yesterday.

"I firmly believe there are only two differentiators between businesses today – the quality of their data and the quality of the people handling it."

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Basket analysis vital for retailers

Roland Larson

Roland Larson

By Michelle Avenant, portals journalist.
Johannesburg, 19 Mar 2015

Basket analysis is vital for retailers to better serve consumers and increase their profits.

So said Roland Larson, BI analyst at market research company IRI-Aztec SA, speaking at ITWeb Business Intelligence Summit 2015 in Midrand yesterday.

Basket analysis is the study of shopper information based on the contents of each individual shopping basket processed by a retailer, Larson elaborated.

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Seven trends driving data discovery

John Sands

John Sands

By Admire Moyo, ITWeb's portals editor.
Johannesburg, 18 Mar 2015

About half of net-new business intelligence (BI) platform software buying will be driven by data discovery.

So said John Sands, evangelist at QlikView, speaking at ITWeb Business Intelligence Summit 2015 in Midrand yesterday.

Data discovery is a BI architecture aimed at interactive reports and explorable data from multiple sources.

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Data analytics crucial for digital business

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Emile van Bockel

By Admire Moyo, ITWeb's portals editor.
Johannesburg, 18 Mar 2015

Data analytics represent the future of the digital business, and organisations should embrace the technology to survive.

This was the word from Emile van Bockel, chairman of the BI Competence Forum, in a keynote address during ITWeb Business Intelligence Summit 2015 yesterday in Midrand.

According to Van Bockel, online presence has become a critical aspect for the digital business. "Will you buy a product if you cannot find it online? Now, without analytics, customers won't buy your product."

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Big data misunderstood in SA

Kim Anderson

Kim Anderson

By Admire Moyo, ITWeb's portals editor.
Johannesburg, 18 Mar 2015

Data analytics represent the future of the digital business, and organisations should embrace the technology to survive.

This was the word from Emile van Bockel, chairman of the BI Competence Forum, in a keynote address during ITWeb Business Intelligence Summit 2015 yesterday in Midrand.

According to Van Bockel, online presence has become a critical aspect for the digital business. "Will you buy a product if you cannot find it online? Now, without analytics, customers won't buy your product."

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