Jun 10, 2019

Operationalising AI and analytics in real world environments

SAS understands how important the ‘smart city’ concept is, so it looked to the urban environment as a way to compose an example of taking AI and analytics into the real world.

Mar 14, 2019

Altron, SAS forge public sector deal

The partnership targets the South African public sector with analytic software and services.

Feb 1, 2019

Former SAP man appointed as SAS country manager

Akesh Lalla will be responsible for expanding the company's outreach to unexplored market segments and driving its revenue growth.

Nov 22, 2018

Data science career requires constant learning

Graduates today need to be aware that the speed of technological change is such that they will need to learn new skills and take additional courses throughout their career, if they are to remain relevant.

Nov 6, 2018

Analytics is key to reducing money-laundering crimes

Since banks are the first and last line of defence when it comes to identifying money-laundering transactions, they need the right tools, in the form of advanced analytics, to assist them.


Graduates must understand the tools industry uses

While open source analytics programs are effective in an academic environment, corporates want graduates who also understand how to use the sophisticated enterprise technologies that are required by business.

Jul 10, 2018

Tomorrow's talent: it's all in the data

How AI and analytics is helping to create the skills index that will be used to determine future generations of football stars.

Mar 26, 2018

High demand for skilled data scientists, says NWU prof

This demand is increasing in SA and worldwide, and far outweighs the number of graduates produced.


Human and machine collaboration changing the face of BI

Companies now need architectures that seamlessly combine AI with human expertise, says ITS Woolworths.

Nov 21, 2017

Analytics can help predict and manage disasters

By using big data, it is possible to understand how residents may react to a future catastrophe, say experts.


Delivering new level of customer experience

Analytics is key for organisations seeking to take customer service to new heights, by delivering an overarching 'experience' to the consumer.

Sep 29, 2017

Global cognitive, AI spending to boom

Worldwide spending on cognitive computing and artificial intelligence will achieve a compound annual growth rate of 50% by 2021.

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