Business Intelligence

Contact centres no longer the ugly duckling

The contact centre has evolved to become the heart of every business, says Pommie Lutchman, CEO of Ocular Technologies.


Zindi to crowdsource solutions to African challenges

The new platform will enable data scientists to solve real-world business problems through monthly competitions, says Ixio Analytics.


IDU Holdings impresses Gartner

Gartner has included the company in its 2018 Market Guide for Corporate Financial Planning Applications reports.


Data Shack presents Webinar

'Data science: out of Africa' explores the use of artificial intelligence and machine learning in hostile environments.


Cloudera recognised in Gartner peer review

The company was recognised in the 2018 Gartner Peer Insights Customers' Choice for Data Management Solutions for Analytics report.


It's time to produce business-ready graduates

There's a disconnect between what universities teach and what industry needs, says Murray de Villiers, senior manager: Global Academic Programmes at SAS.

8 Aug

AI takes digitalisation the necessary step beyond

Connecting the physical to the digital enables AI to interpret what it learns to help humans overcome our greatest emerging challenges.


Driving cognitive analytics and big data

At the Qonnections 2018 conference, Qlik announced its commitment to truly cognitive analytics and the launch of the Associative Big Data Index.


Business is about people

Having recently joined the Keyrus team, head of sales Stephen Coull has been tasked with building on the company's existing customer-centric strategy.


Ease stress with data modelling

Data modelling is the cornerstone of successful data and analytics.


How we found the best place on earth

A SAS project designed to demonstrate the abilities of advanced analytics and machine learning has determined, thanks to a range of carefully weighted variables, where people would most like to live.