Data and analytics: The other final frontier

18 May

Its potential has been praised and its future made so bright that few in data don't wear shades, but it has also slid into a trough of disillusionment and insight is demanding the crown

White paper: Data science is a team sport

Find out which skills are needed to build an effective data science team that can extract value from big data.

Expanding data horizons

Jan 19, 2018

Attempting to find purposeful insights in data could be futile, unless you correlate those (often siloed) insights objectively.

Use data to overcome junk status

May 18, 2017

Riding the data wave through the junk status storm is indeed possible, if companies learn from the past.

Get the competitive edge with data analytics

Prescriptive analytics attempts to identify what an insurer should do based on the result of descriptive and predictive analytics, says Kelly Preston, data analytics manager at SilverBridge.

A data-driven world

Nov 8, 2016

South African companies still have a long way to go to realise the real benefits of data analytics.

Data analytics transforms business

Analytics increases business agility and responsiveness, and helps maximise the efficiency of business operations, says Gerald Naidoo, CEO of Logikal Consulting.

Power to the data

Organisations are powerless without data analytics.

Creating contented customers

Apr 24, 2013

Data assets need to be where they can drive revenue: at the customer coal face.

Data architecture evolves

Turning data into information and putting it into the hands of the right people is key to maximising its value, says Mervyn Mooi, director of Knowledge Integration Dynamics.

Analytical software can counter prisoner escapes

A possible answer to SA's prisoner retention problems lies in the use of analytical software, says Bill Hoggarth, MD of SAS Institute.