Analytics

Machine learning and big data will produce the earliest wins for organisations utilising emerging digital technology, according to Sehida Frawley, SAP ANZ head of Digital Business Services. However she cautions generating value and confidence in the technology will depend on an organisation’s resources, technology “ecosystems”, and trust. Stay Tuned: Which-50

US-based software company, Qlik today announced its intention to drive data literacy in Australia by partnering with more than 20 educational universities across the country. The Qlik Academic Program will provide educational institutions including Macquarie University, Monash University, Swinburne University, the University of Melbourne, the University of New South Wales,

SAS and Cisco have an ambitious plan to uncomplicate Australia’s energy sector using their Edge-to-Enterprise IoT Analytics Platform. Grant Dyer, General Manager of Telecommunications, Energy and Utilities at SAS Australia and New Zealand tells Which-50 that the regulatory environment of Australia’s energy grid is a ‘key constraint’ to data sharing.

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Adobe is expanding the integration between Adobe Analytics Cloud and Adobe Advertising Cloud, launching Advertising Analytics for Paid Search. The new feature aims to help organisations to understand the efficiency of their search advertising investment by combining offsite advertising intent in context with relevant digital property engagement data within Adobe

Swinburne University

The digital era has brought new challenges for universities. As well as the ever-rising set of expectations from their students, the tertiary education sector is under pressure to turn out graduates who are ready and able to work in digital businesses. If they don’t respond, universities risk becoming irrelevant as

Construction concept, idea, data

Oracle has agreed to acquire DataScience.com, an enterprise cloud platform for data science projects and workloads. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. DataScience.com is a platform for centralised data science tools and infrastructure. Oracle said it plans to integrate the data science platform with its cloud infrastructure to provide

Sydney researchers believe untapped electronic medical records could be used to predict when a person is at risk of developing type 2 diabetes (T2D). In a new study published in the International Journal of Medical Informatics, researchers from the University of Sydney and the Capital Markets Cooperative Research Centre (CMCRC)

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Australian businesses are sold on the idea of big data but many are still struggling with the privacy implications and the ethical use of data. That’s the key takeaway from the 2018 Telsyte Big Data and Analytics Study 2018. The study found 80 per cent of organisations in Australia with

Online dating pioneer eHarmony is betting on machine learning to find long-lasting relationships for swipe-fatigued singles. The fee-based service believes the core premise that the company was built on 17 years ago — to help you find a longterm partner — is still what differentiates it from its app-based competitors

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The past decade has seen some significant shifts in the way talent is perceived, managed and remunerated in the analytics profession. From back-room quants with sensible shoes to the ‘data science’ darlings of the media sector, analysts have seen a stellar rise in professional cachet. The annual IAPA Skills and