September 6, 2013 | By Erik Siemers
The Portland-based IIA, which also has an office in Boston, works with companies committed to developing programs for parsing big data.(Read More)
July 3, 2013 | Editorial Q&A with IIA Research Director Tom Davenport
On p. 16 of this online magazine, analytics pioneer Tom Davenport on how the industry is evolving, where you need to go and how to get there.
July 3, 2013 | By Beth Schultz
Corporate success requires strong analytical leadership that works well with the business.
June 20, 2013 | By Beth Schultz
You may not come across anybody who has the title “chief analytics officer” embossed on his or her business card, but rest assured those individuals are out there in role if not by that specific designation.
April 26, 2013 | By Renee Boucher Ferguson
Talent research is redefining the way companies identify and predict the core capabilities that make a data scientist successful. Fifty-five percent of big data analytics projects are abandoned, according to a recent survey. The most significant challenge with analytics projects, according to the survey? Finding talent.
March 27, 2013 | By Beth Schultz
With all the talk of big-data this and big-data that, you’ve most likely been thinking of big-data analytics as an organization end goal. Think again.
March 14, 2013 | By Mandi Bishop
While the theme of HIMSS 2013 may have been, “How Great Is Interoperability,” the effectiveness of the many facets of interoperability are only as good as the actionable value of the shared data. The clinical insights that should be enabled by Meaningful Use Stage 2+ are expected to drive market trends in myriad areas of the healthcare system.
January 23, 2013 | By Thomas H. Davenport
Like many new information technologies, Big Data can bring about dramatic cost reductions, substantial improvements in the time required to perform a computing task, or new product and service offerings. Which of these benefits are you seeking? The technologies and concepts behind Big Data allow organizations to achieve a variety of objectives, but you are unlikely to realize all the possible benefits.
January 8, 2013 | By Thomas H. Davenport
In Big Data and analytics in general, I think emphasis is shifting to external information. It’s increasingly the best source for what your customers are thinking, what’s happening in your supply chain, and the relevant risks in your company’s geographical outposts.
December 17, 2012 | By Gregory Piatetsky
I spoke to Talent Analytics about the results of their recent study of Analytics Professionals and discuss some interesting results about characteristics of data scientists and how they work.
December 13, 2012 | By Beth Schultz
As we bring 2012 to a close, many have declared this as the year of big-data and big-data analytics. As exciting as that may seem for all you data lovers, don’t get out your party hats and noisemakers just yet.
December 12, 2012 | By Justin Kern
Eight predictions surrounding the future of analytics within the enterprise from Tom Davenport, the International Institute for Analytics’ director of research.
December 11, 2012 | By Justin Kern
The realities of production and contraction will kill off some big data startups next year, bringing down with them some of the market hype, according to a new industry forecast. But analytics as a whole will build on better big data use cases as well as refined use of cross-channel development and machine learning.
December 1, 2012 | By Gil Press
January 9, 2012 | By Nicole Laskowski
For the past year, the term “big data” — or data rapidly growing in both size and type — has gained striking momentum with vendors peddling new products and businesses inquiring how to manage and analyze the deluge.
January 4th, 2012 | By Dick Weisinger
Analysts seem to agree that the stars are aligning for Big Data. Nearly every end-of-year list of predictions for the direction of IT in 2012 includes Big Data. (Read More)
December 20, 2011 | By Justin Kern
Analytics in 2012 Backs Big Data, Cloud Trends December 20, 2011 – Big data analytics will top all other areas of growth in analytics during 2012 due to the rapid expansion of social, mobile, location and transaction-based data taken in by various industries, according to predictions from the International Institute for Analytics.
June 9, 2011 | By Jack Phillips | IIAnalytics
Finding – and keeping – the talent to foster an analytic culture for your organization …
May 16, 2011 | By Susan Hall | IT Business Edge
He’s foreseeing a future in which companies name a chief analytics officer, something the International Institute for Analytics predicted would happen this …
February 24, 2011 | By Susan Hall | IT Business Edge
Susan Hall spoke with Jack Phillips, CEO of the research firm International Institute for Analytics about his company’s 2011 predictions for the analytics industry and the skills involved.
February 11, 2011 | By Susan Hall | IT Business Edge
Of course you would expect such assertions, but the International Institute for Analytics (IIA) has predicted an explosion in the use of analytics within certain industries during 2011 and that those who practice it will be leaving those who don’t in the dust.