Pret A Manger is a great illustration of how companies are still getting incredible value from “boring reporting”, but also moving to more predictive technologies.
At the #HANA2016 conference this week, Coca-Cola East Japan explained how the company uses a modern BI platform with SAP HANA, Hadoop, and SAP Lumira to provide powerful analytics and support new business models.
2015 was a busy year! Here’s a roundup of some of the 55 presentations I did this year, at over 40 events in 22 cities and 16 different countries. If you were able to attend one of them, I hope you enjoyed it as much as I did, and I look forward to seeing you in 2016
I’ve been talking to audience about cloud analytics for about a decade, yet I still find most organizations are reticent. Here’s yet another attempt to persuade you.
Today’s business intelligence and analytics suites have a lot of functionality, but typically involve installing several servers and using different interfaces. Now new, more powerful platforms mean a new approach to analytics is possible.
Interview with Waldemar Adams on the power of collective insight using collaborative business intelligence.
The latest trends in how analytics can help optimize the customer experience — and retailer profits.
The last couple of years have been spent talking about the big new technology possibilities in the analytics market that hold out the promise of making decades of best practice obsolete. Now it’s time to put those technologies into action
If you’ve just unveiled your new incentive plan, you have one more thing you have to do: work out what bad behaviors could result and put in place analytics designed to alert your managers whenever that bad behavior is detected.