What is data analytics?

Phocas

Phocas creates data analytics software. We have been helping businesses control and leverage their data for nearly 20 years, but for many people, data analytics is a new tool. Companies create information in the form of data.

How to master data analytics without a data science degree

Phocas

Many business people want to improve their understanding of data but don’t know where to start. Instead they can come together and collaborate about their data and feel confident about their decisions. Business Intelligence Basics Job Role - IT Job Role - Executive data analytics

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Reduce costs with data analytics

Phocas

Your seemingly unimportant data can be used to help your company lower costs which increases profits. When companies gain more experience in analyzing data, the real costs to serve become more visible.

PySpark for Beginners – Take your First Steps into Big Data Analytics (with Code)

Analytics Vidhya

Overview Big Data is becoming bigger by the day, and at an unprecedented pace How do you store, process and use this amount of. The post PySpark for Beginners – Take your First Steps into Big Data Analytics (with Code) appeared first on Analytics Vidhya. Big data Python Apache Spark big data analytics Data Engineering puspark tutorial PySpark pyspark intro

The Evolving Role of the CDO and CAO

Speaker: Ash Dhupar (CAO), Ben Donlon (CAO), Chris Hutchins (CDAO), Larry Shiller (CDO)

What is the point of a Chief Data/Analytics Officer? If you're in one of the many fields currently adopting this role, you've almost certainly heard this question; maybe you're in the process of answering it within your company. Join us and a panel of C-suite data and analytics professionals for hard-earned insights into what the CAO, CDO, and CDAO roles entail - and how you can create and move into these roles within your organization, if they aren't already there.

Chain restaurants devour data analytics

Phocas

Data analytics provides a full picture of customer preferences and is a valuable tool for restaurant chains to address stock control and to attract local business. A chain restaurant’s profitability often depends on its capacity to control costs.

Can online reviews guide data analytics sourcing?

Phocas

Data analytics offers valuable insights to help improve performance throughout a company. Because data analytics has become integral to success, competition among analytics providers has increased.

Loeb Electric spots trends using data analytics

Phocas

As Loeb Electric grew and data inquiries increased, the company needed better technology. After evaluating a variety of solutions, Loeb choose Epicor Data Analytics (EDA) powered by Phocas which integrates with its Epicor Eclipse ERP system.

[eBook] Data Analytics for MYOB Exo users

Phocas

Make the most of your MYOY Exo ERP investment by adding data analytics for greater visibility, reporting and strategic planning. ERP - MYOB EXO

3 ways advanced data analytics can improve customer service

Phocas

By using advanced data analytics you can understand your consumer base, deliver on or exceed expectations and proactively identifying opportunities for improvement. Quality customer service is the gateway to long-term relationships.

ASA Automotive Systems selects Phocas as data analytics partner

Phocas

Phocas data analytics solution is now integrated with ASA’s enterprise products such as TireMaster Enterprise and TireMaster GTX software due to a new partnership finalised this week.

Boosting Enterprise Adoption of Self-Service Data Analytics

Corinium

The need for widespread enterprise analytics to accelerate business growth and operational efficiencies is clear: Forrester says that insights-driven businesses are growing at an average of more than 30% each year, and by 2021 will take $1.8 CDAO UK 2020 Data and Analytics

Three ways venture capitalists use data analytics

Phocas

The art of venture capitalism (VC) is being transformed by the science of data analytics. Many startup investors are adopting data-driven decision-making to guide their lead sourcing and investments.

Become more strategic with data analytics

Phocas

By taking control of your data, business people are better equipped to drive growth by developing effective strategies, negotiating better prices with suppliers, increasing sales, and managing risks.

KYB Americas grows sales with Phocas data analytics

Phocas

Data analytics is increasingly important for KYB Americas with the insights helping the sales team to uncover new customer service opportunities and increase orders.

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Snowflake : Executive's Guide to Alternative Data Analytics

Corinium

billion on alternative data sets in 2020. The sheer volume of data produced will necessitate a change in how businesses acquire, process, and use it. Identifying and acquiring data sets is only the beginning of an investment firm’s data strategy.

Can data analytics motivate a sales team to perform better?

Phocas

Data analytics have proven to make the sales process more strategic and a great tool to keep sales teams on track. Sales are a huge part of any business so nurturing a high performing sales team makes good sense.

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Flexible data analytics solution works for everyone in LB White's team

Phocas

As a mid-size business, data has always been critical to the company’s decision-making process. By adding industry-matched data analytics software to its Epicor ERP 10 system helped the whole team overcome reporting challenges.

Prochem stays ahead of the game with data analytics

Phocas

The company uses data analytics to drive efficiencies and stay competitive. Prochem delivers quality stainless-steel pipe, fittings and valving products to the gas, aerospace, marine and industrial sectors across the Asia Pacific.

How Data Analytics Tools Eliminate Business Owner Headaches

Smart Data Collective

Big data has the power to transform any small business. One study found that 77% of small businesses don’t even have a big data strategy. If your company lacks a big data strategy, then you need to start developing one today. In 2019, big data technology is paramount in business.

How to get your KPIs on track with data analytics

Phocas

Many data analytics vendors give users the ability to measure everything but offer little guidance. This can be overwhelming for new users. At Phocas , we provide you with the ability to measure everything and determine the metrics that really matter to your business.

How to Measure Foot Traffic Using Data Analytics

KDnuggets

Foot traffic data is going to be invaluable to the success of your business. 2019 Oct Tutorials, Overviews Business Data Analytics TrafficYou need to know how many people visit your store now and what sort of audience you're acquiring.

How data analytics can help slow down your thinking

Phocas

My fascination with the psychology of decision-making continues. My latest sage is Daniel Kahneman , a leading psychologist and winner of the Nobel Prize in economics for prospect theory.

9 Formidable Big Data Analytics Tools for 2019

DataFloq

Typically big data is reckoned by its size, but experts also give credit to information technologies that are assisting analysts in analyzing huge clusters of unstructured data to make sense of data trends, patterns, and anomalies. Big Data

What Does the Marriage of Data Analytics and Robotics Bring?

DataFloq

At the same time, data analytics is also looming large: according to BI consultants from Iflexion, the technology brings innovation to smart homes, connected hospitals, and transportation businesses, to name but a few application areas. Big Data Robotics

What is Big Data Analytics?

Mixpanel on Data

Companies use big data analytics to uncover new and exciting insights in large and varied datasets. It helps them forecast market trends, identify hidden correlations between data flows, and understand their customers’ preferences in fine detail. Big data also moves fast.

What Will Data Analytics Look Like in 2020?

DataFloq

Technology is moving at an accelerated pace, and data is everywhere. As such, that data must be collected, interpreted, encrypted, protected, and more.The field of data analytics has risen to fill this growing need, and it continues to grow. Big Data

Why industry specific data analytics is taking off?

Phocas

Having the appropriate data analytics solution is vital to strategic decision making. Cloud technology has facilitated the rise of vertical SaaS data analytics and more bespoke solutions. However, one-size-fits-all solutions don’t always address a company’s specific needs.

How pricing strategies work better with data analytics

Phocas

Every company must have a strategy to price their goods. Your pricing strategy is a fundamental component to your marketing process as pricing can increase sales or send customers to your competitors.

Can data analytics assist the mergers and acquisitions process?

Phocas

One of these considerations is often about software or IT and what data analytics solution the 'new' company should choose. The key principle behind M&A is that joining two companies is more valuable than operating them separately.

Five benefits of data analytics for your sales branches

Phocas

Your branches are the frontline of your business, leading the charge when it comes to customer interaction and building customer loyalty.

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The Rise of Data Analytics in East Africa

Corinium

Over the last eight years the East Africa region has undergone rapid transformation from new Fintech offerings, mobile money, digitalization and growth of digital financial services. CDAO Africa CDAO Africa Insights

How Data Analytics Can Be Leveraged for Business Benefits?

DataFloq

Data drives most businesses today. . With the help of data collection and analytics, business owners can have an overview of various market dynamics and how their strategies are working. . Data collection can help businesses identify new products that their customers want.

How to Sell Your Boss on the Need for Data Analytics

KDnuggets

Here are some ways you can make the case to your boss that analytics investments are smart for your company to pursue. 2019 Aug Opinions Career Advice Data Analytics

4 Types of Encryption that Have Evolved with Data Analytics

DataFloq

Data analytics has been one of the driving forces behind encryption technology. A 2014 white paper by the IEEE titled “A Survey of Cryptographic Approaches to Securing Big-Data Analytics” discussed some of these issues. Role of Big Data in Emerging Encryption Technology.

Data analytics benefits you don’t get with Excel alone

Phocas

Excel is a best of breed tool for spreadsheets and can be great for a number of things — lists, charts and tables, simple budgets and storing data. Many businesses use Excel for good reason.

Data Analytics Framework: Helps Entrepreneurs to Discover New Insights

DataFloq

Every entrepreneur these days needs valuable insight and data, which helps them to understand and know their target audience. The process of gathering all the information related to business can be termed as “big data.” Big Data

Data analytics helps Sistema ‘klip-IT’ on production efficiencies

Phocas

Sistema means ‘system’ in Italian and also signifies the company’s systematic approach to manufacturing,which has helped the New Zealand business take on the world. A leading manufacturer of food storage containers, Sistema’s success is two-fold.

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[eBook] Run your business by your data: Electrical suppliers transform using data analytics

Phocas

Those using data analytics are reportedly getting a $9 return for every dollar spent. Here's how traditional electrical supply companies are transforming their operations with data.

How Data Analytics Is Changing The Insurance Industry

Smart Data Collective

To determine this risk, the industry must consult data and see what trends are evident to draft their risk profiles. While it might not take a mountain of data to spot a pattern, the more data that is available, the better the chances that the trend is not an anomaly, but an established event.

5 ways Data Analytics is a Game Changer for the Insurance Industry

DataFloq

We are in the age of ‘Big Data’ and while it is becoming a big business in the emerging technological world, let us understand and get a deeper insight on what Data Analysis basically is. . Big Data

How data analytics is evolving from analyzing the past to predicting the future

Phocas

The key element to sifting through a massive amount of data to gain this level of transparency is a robust analytics solution. As technology is constantly evolving, so too are data analytics solutions.

Top 6 Data Analytics Tools in 2019

FineReport

When it comes to data analytics tools, we always have questions. What is the difference between so many data analysis tools? Because the reviewers who evaluate a certain data analytics tool may be from a different perspective, with some personal feelings.