Tue.Nov 05, 2019

Get Started With Business Performance Dashboards – Examples & Templates


To succeed in today’s competitive business world, the ability to make the right decisions at the right time based on water-tight insights is essential.

Phocas vs IBM Planning Analytics (BI tools comparison based on BARC 19)


Phocas and IBM Planning Analytics went head-to-head in the world's largest business intelligence user survey, BARC's The BI Survey 19. Customers of both products respond to detailed questions across criteria such as business value, ease of use and functionality.

Learn How to Perform Feature Extraction from Graphs using DeepWalk

Analytics Vidhya

Overview Extracting features from tabular or image data is a well-known concept – but what about graph data? Learn how to extract features from. The post Learn How to Perform Feature Extraction from Graphs using DeepWalk appeared first on Analytics Vidhya.

The Dramatic Impact of AI and Chatbots on the Customer Service Sector


We’ve seen many changes in various industries already as a result of the tight integration of AI technology in them.

Using a Machine Learning Data Catalog to Reboot Data Governance

Speaker: David Loshin, President, Knowledge Integrity, Inc, and Sharon Graves, Enterprise Data - BI Tools Evangelist, GoDaddy

Traditional data governance fails to address how data is consumed and how information gets used. As a result, organizations are failing to effectively share and leverage data assets. Join David Loshin and Sharon Graves as they discuss the need to think about data governance with end users in mind, and explore how a machine learning data catalog can help.

How to Conduct Performance Load Testing for Analytics


Every new product or software sounds great on paper. But what happens when the rubber meets the road? No matter how much preparation you’ve done ahead of time, unforeseen challenges always crop up when you roll out a new solution.

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It Takes Two to Tango: Knowledge Graphs and Text Analysis


Ontotext Platform synergizes knowledge graphs and text analysis as follows: Knowledge graphs can improve text analysis performance. Big knowledge graphs provide rich semantic profiles of all the popular concepts in a given domain and allow those to be more accurately recognized in text.

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4 Graph Algorithms on Steroids for data Scientists with cuGraph


We, as data scientists have gotten quite comfortable with Pandas or SQL or any other relational database. We are used to seeing our users in rows with their attributes as columns. But does the real world behave like that? In a connected world, users cannot be considered as independent entities.

Next Level Power BI – SVG Symbols

Paul Turley

In this first post in a series called "Next Level Power BI", I demonstrate how to create dynamic databars using a Scalable Vector Graphic. A dynamic SVG databar, icon, sparkline or practically any imaginable graphic can be produced with calculated column or measure.

Understanding your CFO/CEO’s Investment Strategy

Andrew White

If you are a chief data officer (CDO, or equivalent) or CIO, you know full well that budgeting is a fraught time: strategies are updated, value propositions explored, and investments prioritized. You know the drill: some of your expectations will be met, many may not.

Encouraging Innovation in an Established Product Culture

Speaker: Richard Cardran, Chief Creative Officer and VP Strategy, HIA Technologies

Innovation is both a process and an outcome. The best way to begin innovating your products is by innovating your internal process. We'll explore the challenges, solutions, and hands-on techniques for becoming a successful "agent of change" within a well-established product culture. We'll examine the importance of UX and user-centric feature analysis, the adaptation of Agile Methodologies to the creative process, as well as a way to drive successful culture change for setting expectations and winning approvals with cross-functional stakeholders. Innovation and Leadership go hand in hand. Join Richard Cardran, Chief Creative Officer and VP Strategy, HIA Technologies, as we assess some case studies to see how to lead with a clear strategy well-defined tactics, and an unbiased understanding of the fundamental question: "why are you innovating?"

State of Enterprise AI in India 2019 Report


BRIDGEi2i has collaborated with Analytics India Magazine (AIM) to conduct a detailed research on the global AI landscape and its impact on the India market.

Data Wrangling – Comparing Three Predictive Analytic Techniques

Perficient Data & Analytics

I spend a bit of time data wrangling. I try to pay mind to what the predictive analytic technique needs. Likewise, it does things on its own too. Then again, when interpreting results, I think on it again. Worse, when I try to compare models or create an ensemble, I really need to know. So, I made this one stop ref. First of all, it is important to understand how different techniques handle data irregularity. This is a simple post that aggregates some things to know.



BRIDGEi2i has collaborated with Analytics India Magazine (AIM) to conduct a detailed research on the global AI landscape and its impact on the India market.

Probability Learning: Maximum Likelihood


The maths behind Bayes will be better understood if we first cover the theory and maths underlying another fundamental method of probabilistic machine learning: Maximum Likelihood. This post will be dedicated to explaining it. 2019 Nov Tutorials, Overviews Learning Probability Statistics

The Magic of Intent: Start Knowing The Goals of Your Users

Speaker: Terhi Hanninen, Senior Product Manager, Zalando, and Dr. Franziska Roth, Senior User Researcher, Zalando

It's important to know your users - what are their preferences, pain points, ultimate goals? With user research and usage data, you can get a great idea of how your users act. The tricky part is, very few users reliably act the same way every time they use your product. Join Terhi Hanninen, Senior Product Manager, and Dr. Franziska Roth, Senior User Researcher at Zalando, as they explain how they were able to reach a new level of user understanding - by taking their user research and segmenting their users by point-in-time intent. You'll leave with a strategy to change how your product team, and organization at large, understands your users.

Data Leadership – Algmin / Dataversity Book Review


The author of the book “Data Leadership” Anthony J. Algmin has a unique perspective he brings to the table. I know him as a practitioner of data management disciplines, but he also has an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management.

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10 Free Must-read Books on AI


Artificial Intelligence continues to fill the media headlines while scientists and engineers rapidly expand its capabilities and applications. With such explosive growth in the field, there is a great deal to learn. Dive into these 10 free books that are must-reads to support your AI study and work. 2019 Nov Tutorials, Overviews Uncategorized AI Books ebook Free ebook

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Use Big Data to Make Decisions at Meetings


Not looking forward to your next meeting? We don’t blame you. Meetings can be hard to sit through, not to speak of being productive. Making an important decision everyone can agree on is not easy. Intuition has a lot to do with making decisions.

How to Become a Successful Healthcare Data Analyst


Are you interested in starting your career in the data analysis domain? Read this informative blog on how to get your career off the ground. 2019 Nov Opinions Career Advice Data Analyst Healthcare


Embedding Operational Reports: Everything Product Managers Should Know

Speaker: Dean Yao, Sr. Director of Product Marketing, Logi Analytics

Businesses are run with analytics - but companies continue to struggle with interpreting, analyzing, and distributing data. Operational reports help get information to the people who need it most, in formats they understand, and in a timeframe that matters. Join the webinar to learn how embedding operational reports can give your users a precisely formatted, ready-to-analyze view of their operational activities. World-class software teams are embedding operational reports to empower end users with interactive data visualizations, detailed information, and highly precise formats that can be shared via email, PDF, print, or online.

Tectonic Shifts in Data and Analytics


As more companies invest in data and apply analytical insights, they start to demand better products and services from their vendors. Why should a business use one data service when another startup has launched a competing product with better features?

Deep Prognosis: Predicting Mortality in the ICU


In medical school, we learn to identify lab abnormalities, their causes and treatments. When a patient is observed to have a blood potassium of 5.5 mmol/L, doctors can quickly identify the culprit (e.g. renal failure, acute kidney injury, ACE inhibitor-induced, etc.)

Zen and the Art of Data Maintenance: People Silos Cause Data Silos


With the exponential growth of data from so many different sources, data silos (or in other words, separate unintegrated data stores) are more prevalent than ever. However, what is the root cause of data silos? People silos!

Automatic Data Dictionary Mapping Using Machine Learning


Is your data going somewhere? No, we’re not talking about databases going AWOL or data warehouses getting a little R&R at the beach. We’re talking about migrations from one system to another, or combining data from different systems into a single system or warehouse.

Your 2-Part Metrics Audit for High-Value Products

Speaker: Sam McAfee, Product Development Consultant, Startup Patterns

You know what they say: what's measured improves. As product managers we're in a golden age of being able to get all sorts of metrics and run all sorts of experiments. But what are your measurements and analytics focused on? Are they really truly objective? Do they contribute to the ultimate vision of your product? And is everybody clear on that vision? Join Sam McAfee, Product Development Consultant, as he takes you through a two-part measurement audit. First, you'll learn how to make sure your measurements actually align with your product strategy. And second, you'll learn how to evaluate your culture of using measurements, so future experiments will more consistently provide high-value results.

One Data Governance for All


There is … but one … Data Governance. I know that some people will disagree with me.

Retail and AI: How Artificial Intelligence Is Changing the Industry


With time-poor consumers, grocery shopping is a hectic but necessary chore. Retailers provide a huge array of choices for every type of product from cereal to dish soaps. With so many options available, grocery shopping can be an overwhelming experience.


Tales & Tips from the Trenches: Distinguish Graph DBs from Other DBs


This series of columns will focus on many things including the nature of a graph database, how we evolved to a graph database, how a graph database is different from a relational database, two classes of graph databases – property and semantic, how property and semantic graph databases differ, use cases, challenges, how to map […].

Power to the People: Vantage Analyst in Action


The people who drive real business innovation in your org may not all be coders. With Vantage Analyst, they can explore data to uncover insights that may lead to that next big thing


Assessing and Fostering a Culture of Innovation

Speaker: Magnus Penker, CEO & Founder, Innovation360 Group

Welcome to an interactive empowering session on how to sharpen your future through innovation management, which can help guide your company’s goals. During this webinar, Magnus Penker, international thought leader and author, will dive into how to assess and foster culture and capabilities for innovation.