Analytics

How Netflix Wizardry Guarantees ‘Orange Is the New Black’ Streams Super Fast (Observer)

Net neutrality is the fight over whether or not internet service providers have the right to charge websites extra money for faster access to customers. The fight was largely drive... More

Ramki Sankaranarayanan: ‘2017 Will See Emergence of Specialized Solutions for Metadata’ (Digital Studio)

In which direction do you see video content creation going?: "In today’s ‘TV Everywhere’ universe, videos have become an essential medium for brands to engage current and fut... More

IBM Report: CEOs Across Industries Expect Cognitive Computing to Play Key Role

CEOs across multiple industries expect that cognitive computing will play a major role in their companies’ futures, according to the findings of a new IBM study. Seventy-three pe... More

Accenture Interactive Touts an AI-Driven Programmatic Video Ad (Digiday)

Accenture Interactive, Accenture’s agency arm, is pitching publishers and brands on a product that uses AI to automatically overlay product placements on streaming video content... More

IBM Watson Serves Up All-New Levels of Fan Engagement for Wimbledon 2017 (IT Pro Portal)

This year’s Wimbledon tennis championships could be the most immersive, intelligent and interactive ever. The All-England Tennis Club (AELTC) has today revealed details of its ex... More

Cisco Introduces New ‘Intent-Based’ Access Networking Products, Services (Forbes)

Cisco says the three main differentiators with these new network solutions are intent, context and intuition. Intent makes it possible to cut out all the traditional, time-consumin... More

The Whole Analytics Perspective on Amazon’s Whole Foods Buy (CMS Wire)

With Whole Foods as a subsidiary, those cloud operations now have greater potential to demonstrate their value to business decision-making. That value can provide a crucial advanta... More

IBM Teams with BMW CarData to Enable New Services for Drivers (SCN)

IBM and BMW are partnering up on the automakers CarData platform, which will allow up to 8.5 million BMW customers globally to make use of third party services in a secure and tran... More

Teradata Named a Leader in the Growing Real-Time Interaction Management Market (SCN)

Forrester's positioning of Teradata in the real-time interaction market is based on its Teradata Customer Journey Analytic Solution, a complete set of capabilities for discerning t... More

What’s Powering the Digital Economy? The Analytics Economy (SAS Insights)

For some organizations, the digital economy brings limitless opportunities to connect with customers, innovate collaboratively and develop new experiences. For others, it’s fraug... More

5 Techniques to Make Your Big Data Analytics More Effective (SDC)

Big data is big business these days. In recent years, companies have realized the value that data analytics can bring to the table and have jumped onto the band wagon. Virtually ev... More

Salesforce Adds Einstein-Powered Predictive Sorting to Commerce Cloud (CMS Wire)

Salesforce has infused "even smarter" artificial intelligence (AI) into its Commerce Cloud in order to provide more relevant offers during the online shopping experience. The San F... More

Capgemini Survey Measures Value of Smart Factories (Electronics Weekly)

According to the survey research, manufacturers expect their investments in smart factories will drive a 27% increase in manufacturing efficiency, over the next five years, which w... More

Spotify Adds ‘Spotify Codes’ to Make it Easier to Share Songs with Strangers (Spotify)

File this under yet another thing inspired by a function that Snapchat created. This time though, it's not Facebook FB -2.51% copying Snapchat. Similar to Snapchat's Snapcodes, Spo... More

The Secret Hit-Making Power of the Spotify Playlist (WIRED)

Spotify, Apple Music, and other streaming services have fundamentally changed how people listen to music. In the process, they’ve changed how artists and songs break. Radio may r... More

Ooyala Partners with Microsoft for AI Video Insights (MarTech Advisor)

Ooyala has recently announced a tie-up with Microsoft to deal with increasing complexity in reviewing videos. Ooyala Flex, a media logistics platform by Ooyala, has integrated with... More

Testronic Expands Translation, Localization, Globalization Service for Growing Worldwide Audiences (SCN)

Testronic has announced a significant increase in its translation offerings with services now available for over 40 languages. In addition to adding languages, the company has grea... More

Data Science vs. Data Analytics – Why Does It Matter? (Dataconomy)

Jargon can be downright intimidating and seemingly impenetrable to the uninformed. While complicated vernacular is an unfortunate side effect of the similarly complicated world of ... More

SAS Drives Growth Strategy in Brazil (ZDNet)

Data analytics powerhouse SAS has a growth strategy underway in Brazil, where it intends to consistently double revenue in coming years through the expansion of its geographic pres... More

IBM Watson’s New Job as Art Museum Guide Could Hint at Lots of Future Roles With Brands (Adweek)

So, how do you get art to speak to you specifically? By getting it to speak, period. For the launch of IBM Watson in Brazil, Ogilvy Brazil created an interactive guide that lets pe... More