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Archive of posts published in the category: predictive analytics
Jan
16

Real-time Analytics: Tableau and PowerBI

Real-time analytics

This is the first of my three-part blog series on Real-time analytics Real-time analytics marks a distinct shift in data analytics where data is converted to insights almost instantaneously without going through lengthy processing and profiling. No, it doesn’t mean that the data…

Nov
23

The difference between Business Intelligence and Business Analytics

Business Analytics

Let’s be clear from the start – business intelligence (BI) is NOT business analytics and vice-versa. While these two terms are often used interchangeably they are undeniably different. It is easy to confuse them, given the fact that both are data management technologies…

Oct
18

Predictive Analytics: It’s Importance and Applications

Predictive Analytics

While all three branches of Analytics – Descriptive, Prescriptive and Predictive Analytics have significant roles in the field of Data Analytics and Business Intelligence, it is Predictive Analytics, or the power to make future predictions and forecasts with analytics, that gets more attention…

Dec
7

5 Places Where Big Data Projects Failed

big data, big data blog, big data project

Following from our previous article, “5 Reasons why Big Data Projects Fail,” here is a look at five major enterprises which tried to deploy big data systems without fully understanding and analyzing their business case and failed. These case studies are perfect examples…