Handling uncertainty: panic vs. precautions…

Timo Elliott

A more flexible way of attacking uncertainty is to look beyond specific models and instead benchmark against “other people like us.” Best practice UncertaintyIt’s always hard to make the right decisions when the data is uncertain.

Forecasting uncertainty at Airbnb

O'Reilly on Data

Continue reading Forecasting uncertainty at Airbnb Theresa Johnson outlines the AI powering Airbnb’s metrics forecasting platform.

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Measuring Models' Uncertainty: Conformal Prediction

Dataiku

For designing machine learning (ML) models as well as for monitoring them in production, uncertainty estimation on predictions is a critical asset.

Telecom Italia shares drop as uncertainty clouds single network project

DataFloq

MILAN (Reuters) - Shares in Telecom Italia fell as much as 5% on Friday on growing uncertainty over Italy's plans for a single super-fast broadband network.

Nintendo forecasts decline in Switch sales, warns of chip uncertainty

DataFloq

In announcing the figures, Nintendo President Shuntaro Furukawa also said a shortage of chips, which has affected electronics makers worldwide, was affecting production and adding to uncertainty. By Sam Nussey.

How an EPM Solution Supports Managing Economic Uncertainty

Jedox

We are pleased to welcome Mr. Dean Boyer as a guest to the Jedox Blog for our series on “Managing Uncertainty” Mr. Boyer is a Director of Technology Services at Marks Paneth LLP, a premier accounting firm based in the United States.

Cones of Uncertainty and Certainty and Organizational Change

Perficient Data & Analytics

This concept, known as the Cone of Uncertainty , is found in many industries including software development, project management, construction and risk management. To a software development team, the Cone of Uncertainty describes how the amount of uncertainty evolves over time as the team moves through their phases of technology change. As the chart illustrates below, the level of uncertainty decreases as the team gathers research and makes decisions through each phase.

Information Governance in an Era of Uncertainty

TDAN

The word “organize” is the root of the word “organization.” Organizations are compelled to organize their information. With that said, organizations can operate in an organized and holistic manner with the application of information governance.

IRM 2021: The Year of Uncertainty and Change

John Wheeler

No doubt, 2021 will be the year of uncertainty and change. As it turns out, uncertainty and change are the two primary aspects of strategic, operational and technology risk fueling the current demand for integrated risk management (IRM). These uncertainties can make or break a business.

The Importance of Agility in FP&A To Manage Uncertainty

Jedox

Times of crisis mean uncertainty, both personally and professionally. In this blog post, we’ll look at the importance of agility in FP&A in being able to better manage uncertainties, even during uncertain times and build resilience for the future.

Agile Leadership: Guiding DataOps Teams Through Rapid Change and Uncertainty

Tamr

This is often easier said than done; especially in times of change and uncertainty like we face now.

Build the Financial Resilience to Weather Uncertainty with Strength and Confidence

Timo Elliot

With SAP partner Sapphire Systems in the UK, I did a live web seminar for mid-sized organizations on the theme of Build the Financial Resilience to Weather Uncertainty with Strength and Confidence.

Q&A with Chris Ortega: Dealing With Uncertainty Through Technology

Insight Software

Having a machine learning algorithm purely based on data is highly useful during times of great uncertainty, and it can really help businesses feel less overwhelmed and more in control than they would be otherwise.

CFO Panel | How to Navigate Your Business Through This Uncertainty

Jet Global

The post CFO Panel | How to Navigate Your Business Through This Uncertainty appeared first on insightsoftware. As global concern about the COVID-19 outbreak continues, businesses around the world are under tremendous additional pressure to adapt to a quickly shifting situation.

How Private Equity Firms Can Manage Uncertainty With Scenario Modeling

Jedox

In the face of unprecedented uncertainty, the question is how to quickly evaluate risk, opportunities and competitively allocate capital. In the face of uncertainty, investor relations are paramount. It’s an unusual time in private equity.

How an EPM Solution Supports Managing Economic Uncertainty

Jedox

We are pleased to welcome Mr. Dean Boyer as a guest to the Jedox Blog for our series on “Managing Uncertainty” Mr. Boyer is a Director of Technology Services at Marks Paneth LLP, a premier accounting firm based in the United States.

Agile BI & Analytics is the Need of the Hour – Drive insights during Pandemic Uncertainty

Perficient Data & Analytics

Perficient’s Data Solutions team can address all the above for your Organization in these times of Uncertainty and make sure Data and Insights are being delivered at pace in tune with the disruption and changing ground reality for your Enterprise.

Living Post Uncertainty: How Changes Today Will Propel Future Generations

Sisense

Through understanding past crises and recent data in the world around us, we want to help everyday people understand how their choices will lead to a better outcome, dispel uncertainty and use data to chart, draw, and paint a better future.

During times of uncertainty, our customers need us the most

Nutanix

As we grapple today with the reality of a global pandemic and businesses are challenged with a new normal, our unwavering commitment to our customers remains unchanged

IT Cost Optimization | Preparing the Enterprise for Uncertainty

Nutanix

Getting ahead of IT costs means enabling maximum flexibility in your resource consumption. Here’s how the right technology foundation can facilitate proactive IT cost optimization

Eliminate Fear, Uncertainty, Doubt with Well Architected Solutions

Nutanix

Well architected solutions thrive in complex situations, where adaptability means business continuity, where the continuity is essentially the only path to business survivability

Eliminate Fear, Uncertainty, Doubt with Well Architected Solutions

Nutanix

Well architected solutions thrive in complex situations, where adaptability means business continuity, where the continuity is essentially the only path to business survivability

During times of uncertainty, our customers need us the most

Nutanix

As we grapple today with the reality of a global pandemic and businesses are challenged with a new normal, our unwavering commitment to our customers remains unchanged

IT Cost Optimization | Preparing the Enterprise for Uncertainty

Nutanix

Getting ahead of IT costs means enabling maximum flexibility in your resource consumption. Here’s how the right technology foundation can facilitate proactive IT cost optimization

Education has Changed. Nutanix Frame Helps Schools and Students to continue Learning amid uncertainties.

Nutanix

Nutanix Frame is an innovative, multicloud Desktop as a Service (DaaS) solution that addresses digital learning challenges, allowing your students and faculty to access critical applications on any device from any location from a standard web browser

Eliminate Fear, Uncertainty, Doubt with Well Architected Solutions

Nutanix

Well architected solutions thrive in complex situations, where adaptability means business continuity, where the continuity is essentially the only path to business survivability

During times of uncertainty, our customers need us the most

Nutanix

As we grapple today with the reality of a global pandemic and businesses are challenged with a new normal, our unwavering commitment to our customers remains unchanged

Education has Changed. Nutanix Frame Helps Schools and Students to continue Learning amid uncertainties.

Nutanix

Nutanix Frame is an innovative, multicloud Desktop as a Service (DaaS) solution that addresses digital learning challenges, allowing your students and faculty to access critical applications on any device from any location from a standard web browser

COVID-19’s Impact on Corporate Learning Laid Bare at L&D Champions Online

Corinium

The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted just how important it is for talent leaders to be laser-focused on the kind of work that will accelerate their organizations’ abilities to adapt and thrive in times of uncertainty.

5 data trends business managers can monitor to rebound faster

Phocas

During this time of uncertainty, business managers must have the ability to cut through the noise so they can see what’s happening and understand the changes taking place in their businesses.

The KPIs every manufacturer should know and measure

Phocas

Manufacturers and the decision-makers that run them understand the value of data and are turning to BI strategies and manufacturing KPIs in times of uncertainty. When it comes to achieving success in manufacturing, the industry is way beyond the idea that data matters.

Improving Prediction of the Unconfirmed COVID-19 Cases

Teradata

With the lack of available tests & uncertainty around the true number of COVID-19 cases, Teradata Epidemiologist Daniel Ulatowski & Data Scientist Jack McCush hypothesize how symptomatic data & the Vantage ML Engine can be utilized to predict cases

Zendesk - The Impact of COVID-19 on CX

Corinium

With the coronavirus outbreak, customer experience teams across the globe have had to rapidly adapt amid ticket spikes, customer cancellations, market volatility, and increased uncertainty.

Win By Keeping Data Science Simple

DataFloq

I’m convinced that this is because data always has some uncertainty, is often sparsely populated, and is never fully complete. Getting too fancy by using complex and layered data science approaches can magnify the issues in data instead of controlling them.

Data management: 6 dos and don’ts of managing your business with data

Phocas

Tracking key metrics across inventory, customer behavior, finance, and other areas of your business has never been more important with the uncertainties that are impacting practically every industry today.

How data analytics can help slow down your thinking

Phocas

Kahneman has dedicated his life to researching human judgement – especially under uncertainty and whether people are susceptible to flawed intuition. 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. His book, Thinking, fast and slow summarizes much of his research. The book explains why humans make errors of judgement, and the role of systematic bias.

China listing frenzy in U.S. set to be boosted by Didi IPO

DataFloq

billion worth of listings in the same time period last year when Chinese firms were more cautious about uncertainties over the economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic. By Scott Murdoch.

Unlocking IT cost savings with IBM Cloud Pak for Data

IBM Big Data Hub

With COVID-19 and the current market uncertainty, every business leader is under unprecedented pressure to cut their expenses while still ensuring business continuity - no one, more so than the CIO.

'SNL' host Elon Musk takes a Saturday off from Tesla's troubles

DataFloq

That uncertainty appears to be the point for both Musk and NBCUniversal's venerable comedy sketch show. By Joseph White.

EU-U.S. data flows could face 'massive disruption' - Irish regulator

DataFloq

The July court ruling has created uncertainty about whether some transfers of personal data held by companies in the. By Conor Humphries.

PayPal tops estimates amid surge in online shopping but outlook disappoints

DataFloq

PayPal Chief Executive Dan Schulman said in a call with analysts that the company was giving a more prudent estimate for the fourth quarter in part because of uncertainty due to the pandemic and its impact on the global economy, as well. By Anna Irrera, Niket Nishant and Eva Mathews.

Forecasting for Retail and CPG in 2020

Dataiku

While the backdrop of 2020’s global health crisis and economic uncertainty makes heading into the holiday season quite unlike years past, the U.S. is still slated to drive online sales growth.

Overcoming data obstacles in the banking industry with Industry Accelerators in Cloud Pak for Data

IBM Big Data Hub

During these times of uncertainty, all companies are being stressed in new ways; supply chains are being halted with employee sickness, retail store doors are closed to encourage social distancing, and health care facilities are overwhelmed by patient demand.