Sat.Nov 02, 2019 - Fri.Nov 08, 2019

How to Challenge Business Assumptions with Data


The notion that businesses should be making data-driven decisions may seem obvious to a CDAO. But the fact is, people in other business functions don’t always see things that way. CDAO UK 2020

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!

ISPs Use Holistic Big Data Strategy To Shed Customer Cynicism

Smart Data Collective

ISPs are using data analytics in a variety of ways. Many consumers may be concerned about this, because they are known to exploit customer data. However, they use data in a number of benevolent ways, which many people will be okay with.

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.

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.

Metadata Management, Data Governance and Automation


Can the 80/20 Rule Be Reversed? erwin released its State of Data Governance Report in February 2018, just a few months before the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) took effect.

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The 5 Classification Evaluation metrics every Data Scientist must know


What do we want to optimize for? Most of the businesses fail to answer this simple question. Every business problem is a little different, and it should be optimized differently. We all have created classification models. A lot of time we try to increase evaluate our models on accuracy.

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?

The Challenges of Cloud Security


CISO Africa Insights


6 Exciting Open Source Data Science Projects you Should Start Working on Today

Analytics Vidhya

Overview Here are six open-source data science projects to enhance your skillset These projects cover a diverse set of domains, from computer vision to. The post 6 Exciting Open Source Data Science Projects you Should Start Working on Today appeared first on Analytics Vidhya.

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?"

AI Hardware and the Battle for More Computational Power


We write a lot about Artificial Intelligence and its algorithms, approaches and techniques. As a software developing company, we have a keen interest in such innovations that we can immediately put to practice in our projects.

Prochem stays ahead of the game with data analytics


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

The World Needs Bold Customer Experience Leaders


Customer experiences are stagnating in the US. Customer Experience


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 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.

Say No to Healthcare Fraud, Waste, and Abuse with Big Data


The healthcare industry has undergone major transformations over the past few years and has adopted numerous new techniques - remote patient care, online health records, and data-driven care, to name a few.

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.

Understanding Boxplots


A boxplot. It can tell you about your outliers and what their values are. It can also tell you if your data is symmetrical, how tightly your data is grouped, and if and how your data is skewed. 2019 Nov Tutorials, Overviews Data Visualization Matplotlib Pandas Python Seaborn

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4 Proven Tricks to Improve your Deep Learning Model’s Performance

Analytics Vidhya

Overview Deep learning is a vast field but there are a few common challenges most of us face when building models Here, we talk. The post 4 Proven Tricks to Improve your Deep Learning Model’s Performance appeared first on Analytics Vidhya.

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.

Beyond Data: 10 Principles of Business Analytics for Start-ups


As a start-up business, the first thing you need to do is to come up with a strong strategy that will fire up the engine of your business. A car with zero fuel will get you nowhere and will remain stagnant. Cars also run on specific fuels assigned to them.

What is data-driven decision making?


Every day, we use data to make decisions in our personal lives. We may use the data collected in product reviews to drive our purchasing choices. We may review crime statistics in a new neighbourhood to help us decide whether to buy a home in the area.

Designing Your Neural Networks


Check out this step-by-step walk through of some of the more confusing aspects of neural nets to guide you to making smart decisions about your neural network architecture. 2019 Nov Tutorials, Overviews Beginners Neural Networks


Master Data Engineering with these 6 Sessions at DataHack Summit 2019

Analytics Vidhya

Data engineers are a rare breed. Without them, a machine learning project would crumble before it starts. Their knowledge and understanding of software and. The post Master Data Engineering with these 6 Sessions at DataHack Summit 2019 appeared first on Analytics Vidhya.

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.

AI in Data Journalism: Pros and Cons


We produce more data than ever. Every day, individuals send over 500 million tweets, create four petabytes of Facebook data and generate four terabytes of location data.

One Data Governance for All


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

Orchestrating Dynamic Reports in Python and R with Rmd Files


Do you want to extract csv files with Python and visualize them in R? How does preparing everything in R and make conclusions with Python sound? Both are possible if you know the right libraries and techniques. Here, we’ll walk through a use-case using both languages in one analysis.

Next Level Power BI – SVG Databars

Paul Turley

Power BI table and matrix visuals can render SVG object elements in a column or measure to display in-line web content. You can build dynamic content like KPI indicators, databars and sparklines by altering SVG element content using DAX expressions.

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Buyer’s Guide for Embedded Analytics

Selecting the right embedded analytics technology in a crowded market filled with sub-categories can be a daunting task. This eBook discusses the top evaluation criteria buyers of embedded analytics need to consider.

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.

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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Every Enterprise Is Full of Data Silos. Here’s Why.


In a recent blog post published by Mike Stonebraker, our CTO & Co-Founder at Tamr, Inc , he sheds light on the analytical method that supports decision-making known as data mastering. This practice, often referred to as Master Data Management (MDM), turned 15 years old this year.