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Upcoming Webinar: Analytics Maturity Curve or Landscape? Your Questions Answered

November 6, 2014 2 pm ET/11 am PT Register here. What’s the difference between the various analytic capabilities? How do I map available analytic capabilities to my business needs? What’s the right combination of capabilities for me now and in the future? What should I look for in each of these capabilities to make sure […]

Highlights of the Predictive Analytics in the Cloud Study

Check out James’ guest post over on KDNuggets for highlights of our recent Predictive Analytics in the Cloud Research Study. Here are a few of my favorites: Success breeds success: Early adopters with one or more predictive analytics solutions deployed in the cloud were significantly more likely to have plans to expand deployment and were […]

This week: Announcing the results of our Predictive Analytics in the Cloud research, a webinar on October 22

There’s just a day left before we present the results of our Predictive Analytics in the Cloud 2013 survey and research. The webinar is on Tuesday October 22 and is hosted by Information Management – you can register for it here. It’s entitled Predictive Analytics in the Cloud 2013 – Opportunities, Trends and the Impact of […]

More results from our Predictive Analytics in the Cloud survey

A couple of weeks ago I posted a sneak peek of some of the results from our survey on Predictive Analytics in the Cloud. With a week to go until the results webinar over on Information Management I thought I would post a few more. If you want to see the webinar or a recording of it, […]

Sneak Peak Survey Results for Predictive Analytics in the Cloud 2013

First, there’s still time to take our survey on Predictive Analytics in the Cloud – just go to www.surveymonkey.com/s/PACloud2013. If you have already taken it, or even if you haven’t, why not register for the results webinar over on Information Management? To encourage you to do either or both of these things, here are some sneak peek […]

New column – Performance management or just performance monitoring?

Information Management just published my latest column – Performance Management or Just Performance Monitoring? I am often struck by the investments companies make in monitoring their performance without any matching investment in being able to manage the systems that drive that performance. Decision Management and Performance Management should be a pair, driving true business cockpits. Enjoy.

My work at the International Institute for Analytics

I am a faculty member for the International Institute for Analytics and recently published two new briefs on how to use decision requirements modeling in the successful application of analytics, especially (but not solely) more advanced analytics such as data mining or predictive analytics. Decision Discovery for a Major Business Function This outlines how an organization […]

Information Management Articles on Decision Management

James has written several articles over on Information Management that offer useful tips on how to get started with decision management, predictive analytics and business rules. Here are a few of my favorites: Where to Begin with Predictive Analytics –  learn why the best place to start with predictive analytics is in your day-to-day operations. The […]

New Article – The Power of Business Rules Management

James has a new article over on Information Management on “The Power of Business Rules Management.”  Companies are recognizing the benefits of decision management – automating and managing high-volume, transactional decisions with business rules and business rules management systems or business rules engines. Major software vendors, from IBM, Oracle and SAP to RedHat and SAS, have or are developing business rules management […]