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Using analytics to improve the world

The Data for Good campaign aims to apply analytics to global challenges, thereby improving lives around the world, says Antionette van Zyl, business solutions manager at SAS SA.

Building a successful data and analytics strategy

Strategies have fallen behind the changes and many of them have become irrelevant, says Woolworths.

Oracle forecasts big things for big data this year


Oracle predicts laggards will make the move to cloud, late big data adopters will benefit immensely, and AI will drive insights.

KFC adds solar to its secret recipe


Outlets in the Eastern Cape install solar energy, looking to save up to R410 000 over a five-year term.

Hans Hultgren to present at ITWeb BI summit

He will be presenting on 'Data vault modelling for big data' at the ITWeb Business Intelligence & Analytics Summit 2018 on 14 and 15 March at The Forum in Bryanston.

Data-driven decision-making is 'lazy talk'

We need information-informed evaluations that allow decision-makers to explore the meaning of the underlying facts, says 9sight Consulting.

Is your data management an illusion?

16 Feb

The South Africa Qlik Master Reseller Partner Awards Dinner was held on 6 February, at The Michelangelo Hotel, Sandton.

Intensifying the potential of BI, analytics

Machines will not take over the world and erase humanity in the near future, says Praesignis.

Netgear presents smart baby monitoring system

15 Feb

The Arlo Baby's smart analytics platform provides real-time, customisable alerts when motion or sound are detected. [Local rep: Duxbury Networking]

Four AI deployment lessons from Gartner

14 Feb

Despite huge levels of interest in artificial intelligence technologies, current implementations remain at low levels.