• Applying analytics in financial institutions’ fight against fraud

    June 8, 2017

    As prevalent as the fraud problem is for financial institutions, it can be difficult to address. Factors that contribute to the challenge include the sheer volume of transactions handled by most institutions versus the relatively small number of fraudulent transactions, ... Read More
  • 5 Big Data Use Cases in Banking and Financial Services

    June 7, 2017

    Over 90% companies believe that Big Data will make an impact to revolutionize their business before the end of this decade. These Big Data use cases in banking and financial services will give you an insight into how big data ... Read More
  • The Future of Analytics: Collaboration, Deep Learning, and Telling the Story

    June 6, 2017

    “The establishment of a comprehensive BI/A program that includes traditional Descriptive Analytics along with next generation categories such as Predictive or Prescriptive Analytics is indispensable for business success. The competitive advantages realized from a dependable Business Intelligence and Analytics (BI/A) ... Read More
  • Deriving value from big data

    June 5, 2017

    An explosive growth in data and information, coupled with advances in technology and a boost in methods of communication, have given rise to an empowered and aware global customer. And to provide legendary experience to their customers, maintain a competitive ... Read More
  • China ready to cash in on rise of machine learning

    June 2, 2017

    Some types of technology seem perfectly designed for fast followers. These competitors may not be on the leading edge of a new idea but can react fast enough to stake out a large part of the new market for themselves. The ... Read More
  • Overcoming the Quant Crunch

    June 1, 2017

    Think it’s hard to find trained data scientists in the job market now? According to a new report from IBM dubbed “The Quant Crunch,” the shortage will grow so big in the years to come that it could derail the ... Read More
  • How Siemens Is Using Big Data And IoT To Build The Internet Of Trains

    May 31, 2017

    For reliability, very positive results have been achieved in the area of fault-spotting and predictive maintenance. “In the case of Deutsche Bahn, we have been monitoring the bearings, the gearboxes, motors and other elements since October and ... Read More
  • Unshackled algorithms: Machine-learning promises to shake up large swathes of finance

    May 30, 2017

    MACHINE-LEARNING is beginning to shake up finance. A subset of artificial intelligence (AI) that excels at finding patterns and making predictions, it used to be the preserve of technology firms. The financial industry has jumped on the bandwagon. To cite ... Read More