Explore the advanced analytics platform, Part 4, Analyze location data to determine movement patterns using a mobility profile pattern
Learn about mobility profile patterns and the tools you need to create them
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Date archived: May 14, 2019 | First published: March 04, 2014
You can create several analytics patterns by using the Advance Analytics Platform. This article describes how to create the mobility profile pattern by analyzing location data, which is captured across time and space for an entity, to determine movement patterns. Such information can be valuable for various actions such as sending timely marketing campaigns based on locally appropriate offers or predicting future flow of traffic. A use case that involves location data from mobile devices illustrates the concepts. Also, learn about the underlying tools that are required to create the patterns.
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