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Trulia Pursues Data-Driven Transformation, Cloud Migration - InformationWeek

Trulia Pursues Data-Driven Transformation, Cloud Migration - InformationWeek | BI-DW & Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
Trulia transformed its data stack to accommodate real-time high-volume data collection, and to provide customers with recommendations. Now, to gain greater reliability and elasticity, the organization plans to migrate its data operations to AWS.
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The richer integration of data and intelligence continues as companies look for a competitive advantage with Big Data. Also, continued migrations to #AWS  

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AWS sets its sights on the BI market as it makes Amazon QuickSight generally available | ZDNet

AWS sets its sights on the BI market as it makes Amazon QuickSight generally available | ZDNet | BI-DW & Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
The cloud computing giant launches a tool aimed at letting non-technical, business users rapidly extract useful information from corporate data.
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Insights to the masses.
 
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Predictive Analytics - A Case For Private Equity? - Forbes

Predictive Analytics - A Case For Private Equity? - Forbes | BI-DW & Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
Is Predictive Analytics a target for Private Equity? Yes! Blue Yonder raised 75 M USD from Warburg Pincus a PE fund. Uwe Weiss explains how analytics meet transaction and about the future of automated decision making.
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It’s Not About Big Data, It’s About More Data Sources

It’s Not About Big Data, It’s About More Data Sources | BI-DW & Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
Remember that the key to gaining a strategic advantage today is by determining where opportunities exist while looking at all existing data.
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Predictive Analytics Startup Framed Data Raises $2M To Help Developers Understand User Behavior

Predictive Analytics Startup Framed Data Raises $2M To Help Developers Understand User Behavior | BI-DW & Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
Framed Data, a predictive analytics startup that wants to make it easier for app developers to understand user behavior, announced that it has raised $2..
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Prescriptive versus Predictive Analytics – A Distinction without a Diffrence?

Prescriptive versus Predictive Analytics – A Distinction without a Diffrence? | BI-DW & Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
By Bill Vorhies, President & Chief Data Scientist, Data-Magnum | October 23, 2014 | Predictive Analytics Series, #6

Summary:  Is the addition of “Prescriptive”
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BrightFunnel Raises $2.5 Million for a Predictive 'Analytics Cloud' for B2B ... - MarketWatch

BrightFunnel Raises $2.5 Million for a Predictive 'Analytics Cloud' for B2B ... - MarketWatch | BI-DW & Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
BrightFunnel Raises $2.5 Million for a Predictive 'Analytics Cloud' for B2B ...
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SAN FRANCISCO, Oct.
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Why It’s Dangerous to Leave Business Experts Out of Predictive Analytics Projects

Why It’s Dangerous to Leave Business Experts Out of Predictive Analytics Projects | BI-DW & Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
Predictive analytics often suffers from an age-old issue: lack of alignment between IT and the business divisions who rely on such analytics.
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Deep Down Below - Using in-database analytics from within Tableau (with MADlib)

Deep Down Below - Using in-database analytics from within Tableau (with MADlib) | BI-DW & Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
Introduction Using Tableau for visualizing all kinds of data is quite a joy, but it’s not that strong on build-in analytics or predictive features. Tableaus integration of R was a huge step in the...
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Also Check out www.churninsights.com .  Waterloo Data has Tableau R and Redshift integrated and available as part of the BI lab.

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Yellowfin to Hold Embedded Business Intelligence Best Practice Webinars - DigitalJournal.com

Yellowfin to Hold Embedded Business Intelligence Best Practice Webinars
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Yellowfin is a global Business Intelligence (BI) and analytics software vendor passionate about making BI easy.
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The Importance of BI Specific Skill Sets

The Importance of BI Specific Skill Sets | BI-DW & Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
BI implementations are becoming more commonplace as organizations realize they cannot overlook the management of and access to their data in order to facilitate better decision-making.
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Keynote - Tableau Conference 2014 - theCUBE

#Keynote, at #Tableau Conference 2014 @theCUBE #Data14.

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Missed the show but, here is the keynote!

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Stairs of the City | Tableau Public

Stairs of the City | Tableau Public | BI-DW & Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
This caught my eye - useful, simple, practical Stairs of the City http://t.co/7scQZgVNv7 via @tableau
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Report: As Big Data analytics matures, it's rising dramatically in the cloud - SiliconANGLE

Report: As Big Data analytics matures, it's rising dramatically in the cloud - SiliconANGLE | BI-DW & Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
Big Data might not get as much press as it used to, but a new study by AtScale suggests that it’s rapidly maturing as analytics software and services explode in the cloud. AtScale, a specialist in business intelligence on Hadoop, last week published its “Big Data Maturity Survey” of 2,550 big data professionals at 1,400 …
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Expect to see continued adoption of cloud for all things data.  The next wave will be algorithms in the cloud allowing API access on demand fueled by accessible cloud data. 

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Value of Data Set to Reshape Boardroom Priorities

Value of Data Set to Reshape Boardroom Priorities | BI-DW & Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
A few years ago the idea of having a dedicated CDO appointed at board level might have seemed unnecessary and even a little far-fetched but if current trends continue, such appointments will surely become absolutely commonplace.
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The Art of Telling a Story in Analytics

The Art of Telling a Story in Analytics | BI-DW & Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
Story telling helps to increase retention of learning and knowledge increase. Ultimately, this is the key to increased actionability.
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Infer Gets Another $25 Million From Redpoint To Provide Predictive Analytics To Sales Professionals

Infer Gets Another $25 Million From Redpoint To Provide Predictive Analytics To Sales Professionals | BI-DW & Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
Infer has spent the last few years helping companies to improve their sales efforts using data. It's been pretty successful so far, which is why Series A..
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Adobe, Nielsen to Measure Online Video Reach, But What About Engagement?

Adobe, Nielsen to Measure Online Video Reach, But What About Engagement? | BI-DW & Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
Adobe and Nielsen have just announced they are collaborating to track and measure digital assets including online video, and online TV.
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Your Business Is A Technology Business – Like It Or Not

Your Business Is A Technology Business – Like It Or Not | BI-DW & Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
by Linda Bernardi and Braden Kelley
Even in 2014, there are business sectors who feel they are not ‘tech companies’.
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Silk Instantly Creates Data Visualizations With Web Tool and API

Silk Instantly Creates Data Visualizations With Web Tool and API | BI-DW & Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
Data visualization service Silk allows users to create visualizations from their data sources and offers an API to help developers instantly create Web pages with embedded visualizations.
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Express embraces mobile predictive analytics to provide contextual content - Mobile Marketer - Messaging

Express embraces mobile predictive analytics to provide contextual content - Mobile Marketer - Messaging | BI-DW & Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
Fashion retailer Express’ entrepreneur campaign that has been running in Condé Nast-owned men’s magazine GQ is leveraging new messaging technology from Iris Mobile that personalizes content delivered to each user.
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Life expectancy by country - the impact of war and other disasters | Tableau Public

Life expectancy by country - the impact of war and other disasters | Tableau Public | BI-DW & Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
Life expectancy by country - the impact of war and other disasters | Tableau Public http://t.co/h9iijSwJzN via @tableau
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This is neat visualization from Tableau.

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IBM SPSS Predictive Analytics for ISVs - YouTube

Predictive Analytics is the next evolution of Business Intelligence that allows you tho optimize operations by mining historical data to predict future events.
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Serving Today's Consumers with Predictive Analytics

Serving Today's Consumers with Predictive Analytics | BI-DW & Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it

#Consumer products companies can stay profitable by aligning their operations to the end customer—the consumer. Predictive analytics makes this possible.

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Wherescape shelves IPO plans - Business - NZ Herald News

Wherescape shelves IPO plans - Business - NZ Herald News | BI-DW & Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
Data warehousing software provider Wherescape has shelved its plans to carry out a stock market listing, according to market sources.
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Great company.. Great tools... Did they miss the Big Data Frenzy?  

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