- IIA 2013 Predictions for Analytics: Smarter Business, Big Data deaths ( comments) - Dec 15, 2012.
The realities of production and contraction will kill off some big data startups in 213, bringing down with some of the market hype. But analytics as a whole will benefit from better big data use cases, improved cross-channel integration, and machine learning.
- 13 Big Data Vendors To Watch In 2013 ( comments) - Dec 15, 2012.
From Amazon to Splunk, here's a look at the big data innovators that are now pushing Hadoop, NoSQL and big data analytics to the next level.
- New sales for SAS data mining software up 28% - Dec 11, 2012.
SAS is riding the big data wave, with new sales up 28%. Examples include American Honda, Hyundai Motor Company and Shanghai General Motors which use SAS to detect emerging quality issues and improve customer satisfaction. SAS is also used at 80 global government entities, the 15 US federal depts and all 50 US state governments.
- Marketing Analytics Increase Return on Assets by 8% - Dec 3, 2012.
Fortune 1000 companies using marketing analytics improve their return on assets an average 8% and as much as 21%.