My, what a stretch it was for business intelligence (BI) and analytic tools. First, industry darling Tableau Softwarelost half its market capitalization following earnings that disappointed Wall Street, which quickly punished competitors Qlik and […]
Oracle’s assertive cloud plans, and big weather plays from IBM and Amazon are among recent top stories in big data. Here’s a look at those developments, and other news from Microsoft, SAS, and […]
I am always at a loss in describing the skills of predictive analytics, for there are many. I am working on another book about analytics that has a different approach than Predictive Analytics using R, though I am using material from three chapters. The new book is an operations research approach to analytics, covering a different set of methods, skill and tools. Combined, the two books are over 1000 pages, so perhaps you can see my dilemma. Hence, this article is going to touch the basic skills required and several useful tool.
The Question Recently, a group of analysts were asked this question: “In your opinion, if you had to pick only one, what is the best analytics tool in the marketplace?” My answer […]
I write a good bit of content about using open-source tools for analytics and operations research. However, my workhorse happens to be SAS. Actually, I use SAS Enterprise Guide (EG) and SAS […]
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That’s the state of play with analytics and the skilled people needed to ‘drive’ analytics, according to Geoffrey Taylor, academic program manager at business analytics firm SAS. It’s not technology holding back […]