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Analytics for all

Dan Vesset

Predictive analytics 101: What will happen next?

In this series of posts, guest author Dan Vesset addresses each of the five data analytics capabilities. This fourth post focuses on predictive analytics.

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Tim Walker

Do You Trust Your Data to Drive Better Decisions? Two New Resources Help You Learn How.

Why read this: To understand the quality of your data and drive better decision making. The payoff: Two new expert resources from IBM Business Analyt...

Analytics for all

Brad Molzen

You can’t build AI without an analytics foundation

When you’re building a house, you always start with the foundation.  It is the most important part of your house, and deserves your highest amount ...

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Forsyth Alexander

Motivate me: The impressive roadmap vs. the impressive analytics suite

Yes, business analytics continues to evolve rapidly. But, IBM is leading the way, connecting capabilities that other vendors don't even offer yet. Let's take a look at an example with Motivate.


Forsyth Alexander

The top 10 IBM Analytics University sessions you won't want to miss

With more than 75 sessions, hands-on labs and demos, Analytics University offers you an up close and personal experience with IBM Analytics solutions. And, even though there are four tracks to help narrow down your options, you still might not be sure what to choose. I've taken a look at all the Analytics University sessions and found 10 that I think you should check out.


Caroline Seymour

A is for analytics... and Analytics University

From the time we start practicing alphabet letters in workbooks, we never stop learning. This is why we’re giving you the chance to learn more about everything that’s happening in the fast-paced, ever-changing world of analytics. Yes, A is for (IBM) Analytics University.

Watson Analytics

Forsyth Alexander

Using AI and predictive analytics, acuteIQ plays matchmaker for lenders and customers

Customer acquisition specialist acuteIQ wanted a more effective way to match lenders with customers. So, they turned to Watson Analytics for help. Think of it as matchmaking, finance-style.

Analytics for all

Lillian Taylor

Very pretty, very wrong data: The ugly side of self-service data visualization

Seeing *is* believing but it can also mean trouble. Anscombe's quartet drives this point home. Four data sets that have nearly identical descriptive statistic appear very different when graphed. And this is why self-service data visualization can get ugly in a hurry.

Cognos Analytics

Adam Joyce

Teeing up the Masters winner with IBM Cognos Analytics

By visualizing various statistics in IBM’s Cognos Analytics, I can make a more informed decision on who will come away with the green jacket late Sunday afternoon.

Analytics for all

Forsyth Alexander

5 ways easy data visualization and analysis can help IT - every day, all the time

If you're in IT, here are 5 ways Watson Analytics can help you effectively address IT issues so you can focus on value-added projects.