Tag Archive: segmentation

Challenges Implementing Healthcare Analytics

I have written about the application of Business Analytics in Healthcare before, but I am elaborating on it again, because the application of analytical outcomes to improve service and other business outcomes in healthcare has received a lot of focus lately. It is an area that will continue to have a big impact on the …

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Advanced Analytics in Healthcare

There is a large volume of multi-variable cross-functional healthcare data out there, which if properly integrated, could be used in the development and on-going running of some very interesting and powerful advanced analytical models. However, the application of advanced analytics in the healthcare sector is still in relative infancy. In this post I explore how …

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Big Data, BI and Advanced Analytics

Big data, which includes unstructured data and social media content, just keeps growing. Despite the complexities to store, manage, access and derive insight from this vast pool of information, businesses can gain great business value from it – so much that it can increase revenues and reduce costs significantly. This can be achieved by deploying …

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Using Social Media for BI

Social media is fast becoming a mechanism of choice for the dissemination of and collaboration around the information delivered by BI – to the extent that it is fast becoming a key input channel of behavioural data as well.

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BI in Retail

In the cut-throat world of retail, BI has become the key competitive differentiator, especially considering continuously changing consumer demographics and the fact that the consumer is indeed king, now more than ever before.

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