Are Your Analytics Fast Enough?


There’s an interesting new study out from Aberdeen Group, a division of Harte-Hanks (free registration required), Predictive Analytics: Driving Sales with Customer Insights. Among the findings are: – 27% of respondents need to refresh their predictive models yet only 60% of those can actually do so. There’s a speed gap that may hobble the effectiveness [...]

Teaching Analytics

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One of the questions we are frequently asked is where the next generation of analysts are being trained. While advanced analytics programs are too few, SAS is hoping to change that by opening free access to its OnDemand for Academics to students worldwide in fall 2010 (full disclosure: SAS is a supporter of the IIA [...]