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The Convergence of Analytic and Operational Processing is a Big Deal

40 years of conventional analytic is being overturned, with in-memory technology that allows analytic and operational processing on the same system.

Baking and Computers, a Surprising History of Analytics Pioneers

Perhaps surprisingly, baking companies and computers have a long history of working together. The very first business application ever was “bakery valuations” in 1951, and now pioneers like Turkish baker UNO are taking things to the next level with in-memory technology.

Scrooge Didn’t Believe in Sentiment Analysis Either

Famously cold-hearted, tight-fisted and greedy, it’s a fair bet Scrooge didn’t care much about sentiment analysis. But it is one of the most powerful new “big data” options available today.

Could Ebenezer Scrooge Be On YOUR Board?

Could Ebenezer Scrooge be on your board, comfortable with lagging income statement and balance sheet measures, or are you taking advantage of the latest advances in big data to sense changes to your business environment in real time?