Tag "analytics"

Snapdeal snaps at fraud, saves Rs 3cr a month

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Snapdeal has been up to a range of initiatives launched at curbing fraudulent

Data and Banks: What works -Dams or Bottles?

Pratima H INDIA: What will happen to Fast-and-Furious sequels? Where would that hard-earned driving license go?

India Inc warming up to the concept of tech-enabled hiring

BANGALORE, INDIA: The ubiquitous use of mobile has changed not only the way we shop and transact, but also the way organisations hire. According to TeamLease Hiring Landscape report, more than 85% of businesses across India use mobile phones for

Datacenter trends to watch out for in 2017

As 2017 gets underway, Vikram Mulye, Head, Enterprise Business Group, Lenovo India shares his predictions for what 2017 holds in store for the datacenter market. Analytics Businesses today are looking to their IT organisations for near real-time analysis of data

Big Data trends that will shape 2017 

Deepak Ghodke In 2016, many more organizations began storing, processing, and extracting value from data of all forms and sizes. In 2017, systems that support large volumes of both structured and unstructured data will continue to rise. The market will

Microsoft will collaborate with global experts to eliminate blindness with AI

HYDERABAD, INDIA: Microsoft India, in collaboration with L V Prasad Eye Institute has launched Microsoft Intelligent Network for Eyecare (MINE)- a mission-driven global consortium of like-minded commercial, research and academic institutions who have joined hands to apply artificial intelligence to

Practo acquihires BI startup Enlightiks to boost its offerings for healthcare enterprises

BANGALORE, INDIA: Online healthcare platform, Practo has acquihired Bangalore-based Enlightiks that offers business intelligence (BI) solutions to healthcare enterprises for an undisclosed amount. Enlightiks’ primary offering is called Querent, which is a business intelligence and predictive analytics platform that provides actionable insights

How’s Big Data looking for 2017?

Arvind Purushothaman The year 2016 was an important one in the world of big data. What used to be hype became the norm as more businesses realized that data and the related infrastructure, in all forms and sizes, is critical

SAP, Ramesh Nimmagadda Cancer Foundation working on to enhance cancer research data analysis

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Aligning with the company’s global pledge and the CEO, Bill McDermott’s vision to revolutionize healthcare industry, SAP India has adopted the cause of bettering cancer research in the country and announced its collaboration with the Ramesh Nimmagadda Cancer Foundation (RNCF), an

SAP simplifies real-time decison-making with ‘Digital Boardroom’ and voice commands

Soma Tah To help senior management and C-Suite executives gauge their company’s standing in the market as compared to their competitors, SAP has showcased SAP Digital Boardroom in India during its Spotlight Tour in India. When required to make highly

New developments in analytics that enterprises can’t afford to ignore

By : Anil Chopra

What do you trust more for business decisions? Your gut-feel or facts and figures provided by data? If you said the former, then you’re not alone. According to a survey conducted by QlikTech recently, 65% managers said they rely more

Just Buy Live using Qlik analytics platform to get real-time insights on its retail clients

MUMBAI, INDIA: e-distribution platform, Just Buy Live has leveraged the Qlik Analytics Platform to build custom-built applications to deliver an intuitive data analytics experience to its customers. Connecting over 2,500 brands to traditional mom-and-pop stores, Just Buy Live has been disrupting

Looking for a needle in a needle stack

Pratima H MUMBAI, INDIA: When 74 per cent senior level business and IT executives report improvement in customer experience, 76 per cent applaud improvement in digital reach, 33 per cent indicate increase in speed to market and 37 per cent point

Manthan Retail Analytics wins multi-year deal from Grand Hypermarkets

BANGALORE, INDIA: Hyper and Super market chain, Grand Hypermarkets has chosen Manthan Retail Analytics to gain actionable insights across its 40 stores in the UAE, Oman, Kuwait, India and Qatar. As part of the multi-year contract, Manthan will deploy state

Analytics improves IT service delivery, believes 85pc service desk users

CHENNAI, INDIA: Companies are looking to rely more on advanced analytics tool to analyze service desk data, as they seek new ways to improve IT service delivery and efficiency via better IT service management(ITSM) processes. Almost 85 percent of users believe

Coursera & PwC bring specialization course on ‘Data Analysis & Presentation Skills’

BANGALORE, INDIA: Coursera launches a series of courses for the specialization on ‘Data Analysis and Presentation Skills’ with PwC. Under this partnership, PwC will offer a series of widely available courses for anyone who could benefit from learning more about

Baidu integrates Qlik’s visual analytics into its cloud offerings

BANGALORE, INDIA: Chinese search engine major, Baidu is using Qlik Sense to improve its cloud services platform and provide an enhanced data analytics experience to its customers. Qlik Sense will be integrated into Baidu Palo to enable self-serving visualization analytics

Can Analytics be Flamingo enough for the Network act?

Pratima H SAN FRANCISCO, USA: It may be true or not but many people, including neurology experts, researchers and of course, unsolicited advisers, swear by the 20 second test. Stand on one leg and try balancing for at least 20

The White House is using data analytics to cut jail population

By : CIOL Writers

The White House has announced a new initiative that employs data analytics to help communities like San Francisco and Oakland reduce the local jail population. The Data-Driven Justice program is a coalition of 67 city, county, and state governments that

Airtel leverages Cloudera solution to get insights from huge customer data

MUMBAI, INDIA: Bharti Airtel has adopted Cloudera Enterprise to build a 360-degree view of their customers in India, which will enable them to execute successful omni-channel campaigns and influence buyers. Communications service providers (CSPs) are amongst the world’s biggest aggregators