A Practical Introduction to Prescriptive Analytics (with Case Study in R)

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Prescriptive Analytics: An Introduction

Jen Underwood

Where descriptive analytics reveals what has happened in the past, prescriptive analytics delivers insight into optimizing future decisions. As data-driven organizations mature, they will begin to apply prescriptive analytics. by Jen Underwood.

Prescriptive Analytics – a Winning Bet for Casinos

BizAcuity

This is what makes the casino industry a great use case for prescriptive analytics technologies and applications. The need for prescriptive analytics. Benefits of prescriptive analytics. The casino business is one that is booming quickly.

Why prescriptive analytics and decision optimization are crucial

IBM Big Data Hub

Prescriptive analytics helps identify the best course of action that can enable businesses to achieve organizational goals. Although figuring out what you should do is a crucial aspect of business, the value of prescriptive analytics is often missed.

Prescriptive analytics: The cure for a transforming healthcare industry

IBM Big Data Hub

Prescriptive analytics offers healthcare decision makers the opportunity to influence optimal future outcomes.

How to improve manufacturing ROI with prescriptive analytics

IBM Big Data Hub

Prescriptive analytics helps companies see where process improvements could have the biggest, most immediate impact on their bottom line Today's manufacturing organizations operate in a dynamic environment characterized by increased complexity and uncertainty. The financial performance of manufacturers hinges on their ability to rapidly adapt to constantly-changing conditions, from demand fluctuations to delivery challenges while managing production costs efficiently.

Go Beyond Predictions. Optimize Business Impact.

Jen Underwood

Industry Perspective Predictive Analytics BI & Analytics Artificial Intelligence Prescriptive Analytics Automation Solution Review automated machine learning Optimizationby Jen Underwood. Why didn’t I think of that?

Why is AI the Future of Business Intelligence

DataFloq

Over the past few years, BI software has evolved into three essential areas, namely Descriptive analytics, Predictive Analytics, and Prescriptive analytics. Data is at the core of nearly every business that helps you understand and improve business processes.

Data Science – 8 Powerful Applications

DataFloq

Data science is a more in-depth, detailed way of analysing data than data analytics. It is also useful for prescriptive analytics, intelligent models capable of making their own. Data science is one of the most exciting emerging fields.

Case Study: Fitness Company Drives Growth With a Powerful Data Warehouse Solution

Sirius Computer Solutions

By implementing a full complement of IBM Analytics solutions, and integrating IBM Cognos Analytics with the client’s Salesforce CRM solution, the client gained deeper insights into its customers. establishing a foundation for future predictive and prescriptive analytics.

Big Data Skill sets that Software Developers will Need in 2020

Smart Data Collective

From artificial intelligence and machine learning to blockchains and data analytics, big data is everywhere. They can use predictive, descriptive and prescriptive analytics to help CSCOs turn metrics into insights for better decision-making.

Trending Technologies for BI & Financial Planning and AnalysisMaking AI Real (Part 2)

Jedox

Now, we will take a deeper look into AI, Machine learning and other trending technologies and the evolution of data analytics from descriptive to prescriptive. Analytic Evolution in Enterprise Performance Management. Advanced analytics responds to next-generation requirements.

What is predictive analytics?

Mixpanel on Data

Companies use predictive analytics to forecast future events based on past data. Predictive analytics involves data mining, statistics, and machine learning. The predictive analytics process. Like all analytical endeavors, prediction begins with planning.

Are Analytics Translators & Citizen Data Scientists Critical?

Smarten

Transform Your Culture with Analytics Translators and Citizen Data Scientists! This role is known as an ‘ Analytics Translator ’. Citizen Data Scientists play a crucial role in day-to-day analysis and decision-making, using augmented analytics tools.

What’s the Difference Between Business Intelligence and Business Analytics?

Sisense

This is where Business Analytics (BA) and Business Intelligence (BI) come in: both provide methods and tools for handling and making sense of the data at your disposal. So…what is the difference between business intelligence and business analytics? What Does “Business Analytics” Mean?

Re-Visualizing Business Intelligence, now let’s chat!

Smarten

From reporting to visualised dashboard to predictive analytics. We know that by designing self-learning programs, we are in a position to provide prescriptive analytics. Some prescriptive analytics based on known parameters were always a part of ERP or BI offering.

Automated Sales Forecasting with Predictive Analytics Making AI Real (Part 4)

Jedox

In today’s organizations, the role of financial controlling or FP&A is not only to provide financial insights so business partners can make better decisions, but it is also to lead the way towards a more mature use of analytics technology including predictive analytics for sales forecasting.

Role of Workforce Analytics in Event Industry

BizAcuity

Workforce Analytics – What is its need for companies. Human resource leaders are using workforce analytics under various forms such as predictive and prescriptive analytics. Workforce analytics in Event Industry – Its Relevancy in today’s HR environment.

Disrupt and Innovate in a Data-Driven World

Cloudera

The private sector already very successfully uses data analytics and machine learning not only to realise efficiency gains but also – even more importantly – to create completely new services and business models.

Introducing Cloudera DataFlow (CDF)

Cloudera

Process millions of real-time messages per second to feed into your data lake or for immediate streaming analytics. Streaming Analytics – Analyze millions of streams of data in real-time using advanced techniques such as aggregations, time-based windowing, content-filtering etc.,

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Competing in a Post-Analytics World

Tamr

Instead of feeding analytics into decades-old, people-bound processes, they’ll increasingly be feeding the results to robots that augment strategic, decision-driven brain processes for executives and knowledge workers.

Five Steps for Building a Successful BI Strategy

Sisense

And every business – regardless of the industry, product, or service – should have a data analytics tool driving their business. Our go-to approach for analytics that feeds well into a BI strategy is the Evolution of Analytics chart (below).

Predictive Analytics on Small Data

Smarten

The common understanding of the world is that one should use predictive and prescriptive data on big data. A vast amount of data, classified and grouped, running analytics to predict what will be the next event that one or more elements of the group will take.

Machine Learning and AI Underpin Predictive Analytics to Achieve Clinical Breakthroughs

Cloudera

Despite advances made in EHRs of late, they, unfortunately, do not provide advanced analytics or intelligent search for that matter. Together in tandem with MetiStream, a healthcare analytics software company, Cloudera addresses many of these challenges.

Themes and Conferences per Pacoid, Episode 10

Domino Data Lab

And by “scale” I’m referring to what is arguably the largest, most successful data analytics operation in the cloud of any public firm that isn’t a cloud provider. Co-chair Paco Nathan provides highlights of Rev 2 , a data science leaders summit. Introduction.

Seven Steps to Success for Predictive Analytics in Financial Services

Birst BI

Fortunately, advances in analytic technology have made the ability to see reliably into the future a reality. Today, the most common usage of business intelligence is for the production of descriptive analytics. . Descriptive Analytics: Valuable but limited insights into historical behavior. The vast majority of financial services companies use the data within their applications for what is called “ Descriptive Analytics.”

Oracle OpenWorld: Analytics Roadmap, the Next Generation is Near

Perficient Data & Analytics

Del Clark, Dave Granholm, and Stefan Schmitz spoke on the future of analytics: When information is delivered in the context of a key business role or process, there is immediate understanding. Analytics Apps Strategy. Higher Value analytics apps. Supply chain risk analytics app.

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Analytics Translator? Citizen Data Scientist? What is the Difference?

Smarten

This new enterprise role is known as an ‘Analytics Translator’ and, while there is some confusion regarding the distinction between this role and the newly minted Citizen Data Scientist or Citizen Analyst , there are some subtle but important differences.