How to Use Business Intelligence in Sales Acceleration

How to Use Business Intelligence in Sales Acceleration

It’s easy to list off all the reasons that sales acceleration boosts profitability for businesses. What can be forgotten, however, is how much its performance is improved by utilizing business intelligence. Sales acceleration thrives off of accurate business intelligence. In essence, it is the fuel that drives the process. Sales acceleration is a series of mechanisms that work in tandem …

How can you secure big data in the information age?

How can you secure big data in the information age?

Organisations are collecting more information than ever — much of it now coming from an exploding range and number of devices connected via the Internet of Things There’s no time to waste when it comes to rethinking security for big data environments. The number and breadth of data breaches continues to grow unabated, with a 40% increase in data breaches …

Reimagining fabs: Advanced analytics in semiconductor manufacturing

Reimagining fabs: Advanced analytics in semiconductor manufacturing

Fabs want to streamline the end-to-end process for designing and manufacturing semiconductors. Will innovative analytical tools provide the solution they need? Across industries, the application of advanced analytics, machine learning, and artificial intelligence is disrupting traditional approaches to manufacturing and operations. While semiconductor companies have been somewhat restrained in applying these technologies, that may soon change—and with good reason. Lead …

Microservices offer speed and flexibility

Microservices offer speed and flexibility, but at a price

Microservices are the latest evolution of services-oriented architecture, where an application is built out of many independent pieces all working together, and often deployed in containers. Benefits include speed to market, lower costs, and greater flexibility — but they also come with their own set of security and management challenges. Lattice Engines, which offers sales and marketing analytics, is planning ahead …

How Artificial Intelligence and the robotic revolution will change the workplace of tomorrow

How Artificial Intelligence and the robotic revolution will change the workplace of tomorrow

The workplace is going to look drastically different ten years from now. The coming of the Second Machine Age is quickly bringing massive changes along with it. Manual jobs, such as lorry driving or house building are being replaced by robotic automation, and accountants, lawyers, doctors and financial advisers are being supplemented and replaced by high level artificial intelligence (AI) …

Analytics Can Solve Big Data Center Challenges

Analytics Can Solve Big Data Center Challenges

Data centers are only getting more complex, but you can get a handle on them with the combined use of data center analytics and automation. If you’re not familiar with IT operations analytics or data center analytics platforms, it’s easy to get overwhelmed. All too often, information regarding data center analytics platforms focuses on how and what to implement, as …

5 Misconceptions Small Business Owners Have About Big Data

5 Misconceptions Small Business Owners Have About Big Data

Data is not a new conversation, yet small businesses still have many misconceptions about how data may be valuable to their business. In the past, only large brands could afford to implement data into their business efforts. Today, however, data is accessible to businesses of all sizes — including yours. Overlooking this new reality occurs far too often and for all the wrong …

The Future of Industrial Internet of Things is Software-Defined

The Future of Industrial Internet of Things is Software-Defined

The hype surrounding the Internet of Things (IoT) may be obscuring a more radical change in the way computers and communication technologies affect our lives—the emergence of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). Much of the discussion of the IoT has been about the services that become possible once you connect tens of billions of consumer devices to central servers …

The Importance of Data Governance

The Importance of Data Governance

Data governance has gained prominence over the past few years as a key aspect of doing business across various sectors. It refers to the overall management of the availability, usability, integrity, and security of the data employed in an enterprise. It is a key aspect of quality control which ensures that companies have reliable and consistent data sets to assess …

“Get Social” with Enterprise Data to Speed and Improve Analytics Outcomes

“Get Social” with Enterprise Data to Speed and Improve Analytics Outcomes

Social media has worked its way into almost every aspect of our daily lives – both personally and professionally. Its on-demand nature has dramatically increased end-user expectations of the availability and timeliness of enterprise data. And the data collection methods inherent in social media platforms, such as crowdsourcing, are the envy of business users and analysts who desperately seek to …