Apr 27, 2017
The worlds of cloud computing and on-premises computing continue to grow and mature in their own ways. Cloud has built a strong reputation for flexibility and elastic scale while on-premises systems remain the mainstay for high-performance and secure business-critical computing. The days of “either/or” are gone. Companies today must learn to be successful with a hybrid environment comprised of on-premises and cloud systems. Companies do not need to cross the chasm, but to bridge the chasm to innovate, grow and gain competitive advantage.
Mar 02, 2017
In a retail setting, a floor set is not only a way to showcase the brand, but also provides customers with a summarized view of the product landscape as seen in the retailer’s mind. Applying graph-based analytics allows the detection of historical product affinities and identification of groups of strongly connected products that can help form a highly productive floor set. In this webinar, we take a look at a method of analyzing customer purchase histories using graph-based analytics. We provide an overview of storing data as graphs and demonstrate how affinities among products can be detected to make decisions on which products are best displayed together.
Feb 16, 2017
The digital era is disrupting every industry and healthcare is no exception. Emerging technologies will introduce challenges and opportunities to transform operations and raise the bar of consumer experience. Success in this new era requires a new way of thinking, new skills, and new technologies to help your organization embrace digital health. In this webinar, IIA and Sutherland demonstrate how to measure your organization’s analytics maturity and design a strategy to digital transformation.
Feb 02, 2017
In this webinar, IIA Expert James Taylor shares four key lessons learned by the central analytics team at a global leader in information technology. These lessons underscore that decision modeling builds a shared understanding with their business clients, revives projects that have lost their purpose, brings clarity to problems long thought difficult and delivers value quickly. The webinar also introduces the basics of decision modeling and provides practical recommendations for adoption.
Jan 26, 2017
In this webinar, IIA Research Director Dan Magestro shares the Analytics Project Lifecycle framework for successfully guiding an analytics project or initiative through its various stages, from initial identification of the business problem to the business action and recognition of the value generated by the work. The framework can be utilized in any situation where analytics is applied to support business needs and processes.
Jan 19, 2017
This webinar explores the emergence of analytics as a service (AaaS), and the use of AaaS providers to avoid the time, cost and risk associated with deploying cutting-edge advanced analytics infrastructure. You’ll hear about the emergence of AaaS, the profile of companies exploiting AaaS providers, and the criteria you should use when evaluating AaaS providers, as well as the economic and time-to-market benefits of leveraging Analytics-as-a-Service partnerships to improve your advanced analytics capabilities and leapfrog your competition.
Dec 15, 2016
With continuous, rapid advances in technology and automation, knowing which trends to pay attention to is more important than ever. In this webinar, IIA Co-Founder Tom Davenport, Lead Faculty Member, Bob Morison and Research Director, Dan Magestro unveil IIA’s top predictions and priorities for 2017. Learn where to focus your time, attention and resources in the coming year.
Nov 21, 2016
When it comes to using data and analytics to drive business results, where does the retail industry stand relative to other industries? And more importantly, where does your company stand against a retail industry index? In this webinar, IIA CEO Jack Phillips reveals IIA’s retail industry analytics maturity index, and describes the characteristics of the highest-performers.
Nov 17, 2016
One of the most pressing issues facing analytics programs in every industry is the frequent disconnect between analytics activities and the business’s stated strategic priorities. This disconnect has many causes, including the lack of visibility into high-level priorities, inability to translate strategic needs into analytics projects, and the historical lack of analytics in the strategy development process itself.