Research

Inquiry Response: Preparing Sensitive Data Sets for Wider Use

By IIA Expert, Jul 09, 2018

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Inquiry:

What are the best practices for anonymizing workforce data such that we can share the data with analysts outside the HR organization who can help our analysts solve business problems?

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Inquiry Response: Distinguishing Hype from Valuable AI Technology

By IIA Expert, Jul 05, 2018

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Inquiry:

AI vendors reach out to us all the time. Our focus is on Natural Language Processing (NLP). How do we distinguish between AI hype and valuable AI technology?

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Inquiry Response: Tackling the Data Trust Issue

By IIA Expert, Jul 03, 2018

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Inquiry:

One of our analytics challenges centers around data lineage and trust. People question where the source data came from and whether it’s trustworthy, which results in time-consuming traceability exercises to translate our results into terms that the end user can relate to. Is there a technological solution that can trace data lineage and reconcile data sources?

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Inquiry Response: The Potential For Augmented Reality Wearables

By IIA Expert, Jun 25, 2018

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Inquiry:

We’re in the research phase for using augmented reality and right now are especially interested in wearable (hard hat) tech for employees in the field. What should we be thinking about and what is the right way to get this effort off the ground with the business units?

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Inquiry Response: Partnering With Local Universities

By IIA Expert, Jun 18, 2018

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Inquiry:

How can we develop solid relationships with local universities and expand our analytics ecosystem? What does a successful partnership look like?

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Inquiry Response: Getting Started With Digital Transformation

By IIA Expert, Jun 11, 2018

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Inquiry:

We’re in the process of accelerating our digital transformation. We’ve just started a digital offering of our products, and we’re having discussions about digital teams and organizational structures around this. We’d like discuss if we’re structuring our initial pushes into digital transformation appropriately. When is the right time to commit to a dedicated digital team?

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Inquiry Response: Building Your Analytics Community

By IIA Expert, Jun 04, 2018

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Inquiry:

We want to create a community among the analysts spread throughout the enterprise. How can we best foster collaboration and encourage shared knowledge and resources?

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Inquiry Response: Identifying Enterprise Opportunities for RPA

By IIA Expert, May 28, 2018

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Inquiry:

We’re exploring robotic process automation (RPA) for the enterprise. Where does RPA stand in the market and how can we get started?

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Inquiry Response: Getting Started With Decision Modeling

By IIA Expert, May 21, 2018

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Inquiry:

How does decision modeling factor into organizational design and our analytics efforts?

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Inquiry Response: Hiring for Rotational Development Programs

By IIA Expert, May 14, 2018

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Inquiry:

We’re starting a rotational development program aimed at master’s level grads in the data science arena. The program is three years long with three one-year rotations in different business areas. We’re struggling with the program’s design and recruiting efforts and are hoping for some insights.

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