Recently, in this blog, we introduced two commercial techniques that are becoming a favorite among businesses when trying to increase their profitability: cross-selling and up-selling. Now we go a step further and show how they are applied in real businesses, looking at some of the most well-known companies in the[...]
Today, many companies are looking for ways to increase their competitiveness, their efficiency and effectiveness and their adaptability to unexpected changes. Those that are able to visualize data from all their departments in a comprehensive way are better prepared than others to make predictions, detect errors[...]
Business Intelligence (BI) refers to the strategies and technologies that companies use to analyze business information data. Common BI strategies include reporting, online analytics, data mining, process mining, event processing, business performance management, benchmarking, text mining and analysis, and predictive[...]
Text analytics systems are all about helping you get high-quality information out of text inputs. It’s estimated that about 80% of information that’s relevant for a business comes from some sort of unstructured data, much of which is text - think things like e-mails, reports, and even social media posts.
When you speak about Business Intelligence (BI), dashboards, KPIs, one normally thinks of customers, cost effectiveness, sales - business, ultimately. However, there's another mode of application that we simply must not ignore: the public sector. In this case, the vocabulary changes: citizens, productivity, better[...]
Yes, sure, Microsoft Excel is an extremely powerful and versatile tool that makes the lives of all of us that work with numbers and formulas much easier. And of course for those of us who have to analyze database records.
There are currently over 640,000 Microsoft Partners around the world that build and sell solutions based on Microsoft technologies. The initiative has proven a massive success since its inception, with past figures indicating that for every $1 made by Microsoft from the Partner Network, the partners themselves earn[...]
While the term 'Internet of Things' has enjoyed a huge spike in popularity in recent years thanks to breathtaking advances in IT companies like Microsoft, Libelium, and Cisco, the concept of the Internet of Things is a lot older than you might realise. The phrase itself - 'Internet of Things' - was coined by Kevin[...]
Big Data is a gigantic area of technology which can be shaped and optimized into different solutions for almost any necessity. The biggest impediment to what scope of Big Data projects you can do is the limits of your very own imagination. Data is created at every move you take and don't take, voluntarily or[...]
Big Data companies are opening up a whole new world of possibilities across the globe. Big Data is the driving force behind machine learning and artificial intelligence that is changing how enterprises do business, with intelligence placed at the forefront of decision making. In an ever more inter-connected world,[...]