Research

Inquiry Response: Thoughts on Gathering Alternative Data for B2B

By IIA Expert, Nov 19, 2018

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Inquiry:

We’re in the insurance industry and are interested in identifying other sources of data that could help us inform which companies may be more interested in our offerings than others. We already have the standard financial information that everybody can get. Any ideas on alternative data sources that might be helpful for us?

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Inquiry Response: Easing the Transition to Agile for Model Development

By IIA Expert, Nov 12, 2018

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Inquiry:

We have a new analytics team that I’m trying to transition to Agile. Unfortunately, the data scientists in particular have no experience with Agile and are resistant.

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Inquiry Response: Embedding Analytics Into Digital Platforms

By Steve Stone, Nov 05, 2018

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Inquiry:

We’re a service and product provider within the financial sector. We recently unveiled a new online portal and are in the process of moving our clients to it. At the same time, we need to start advancing on the next iteration of the platform that will use advanced analytics capabilities such as AI and machine learning. We’re having a rough transition. Any tips?

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Inquiry Response: Thoughts on the Current State of AI and ML

By Alistair Croll, Oct 29, 2018

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Inquiry:

We’re pushing more and more into AI and ML, and we’d like your perspective on risks, governance practices, and any other best practices that are developing.

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Inquiry Response: Overcoming IT Challenges to Analytics Advancement

By IIA Expert, Oct 22, 2018

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Inquiry:

IT’s slow-moving pace and rigidity is impeding our analytics efforts. Open source tools and the cloud are seen as too risky. How can we work with IT to become more agile and understand the need for a different dynamic for analytics work?

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Inquiry:

One of the roles of our digital research team is to look at trends in the analytics space. What are the trends in data and analytics that we should be aware of?

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Inquiry Response: Integrating Legacy Data Sources

By David Loshin, Oct 08, 2018

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Inquiry:

I’ve been asked to set up and lead a new business analytics and insights team. Some of the biggest challenges come with the many legacy data sources. What should I be thinking about when it comes to bringing together legacy data?

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Inquiry Response: What Does It Mean to Own the Data

By IIA Expert, Oct 01, 2018

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Inquiry:

We’re a data and analytics organization within a highly regulated industry. We’re working toward cobbling together a working definition of what it means to “own” data and what that could look like.

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Inquiry Response: Moving Toward Real-Time Responsiveness

By IIA Expert, Sep 24, 2018

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Inquiry:

We’re in the digital entertainment industry, which requires high responsiveness to feedback so that we can continually improve the user experience. What investments can we make that will scale, particularly in terms of supporting real-time analytics?

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Inquiry Response: Organizing Your First Internal Analytics Conference

By Jon Bruner, Sep 17, 2018

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Inquiry:

We’re organizing our first internal analytics conference to promote analytics cross-pollination across the enterprise, showcasing and broadcasting analytics use cases and value to leadership and the businesses. What should we be thinking about as we begin?

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