Analytics

Open source software company Red Hat and long running analytics firm SAS have extended their partnership to create “best-in-class hybrid cloud analytics”. Today SAS announced it will deliver its analytics tools on Red Hat OpenShift, the company’s enterprise Kubernetes platform. Sign up for Which-50’s Irregular Insights newsletter Earlier this year

Demand is growing for freelance data analytics professionals who can help companies gain insight from their numbers and wrangle data for processing, according to Freelancer.com’s Fast 50 Report.  The quarterly report tracks the top 50 fastest growing and declining job type categories within Freelancer.com’s global online marketplace.  Sign up for Which-50’s

Even as YouTube’s recommendation algorithm was rolled out with great fanfare, the fuse was already burning. A project of The Google Brain and designed to optimise engagement, it did something unforeseen — and potentially dangerous. Today, we are all living with the consequences. As Zeynep Tufekci, an associate professor at

Vendors are quick to include AI in their sales pitch, but Dr Celeste Fralick, Senior Principal Engineer and Chief Data Scientist at McAfee recommends technology buyers ask three questions to help see through the hype to determine what they are actually getting.  Fralick chairs McAfee’s Analytic Center of Excellence and

Hitachi is a rare beast – a global leader in both industrial systems and information technology which puts it in a relatively unique position as the internet of things and the industrial internet starts to dramatically scale. Speaking at the company’s Next 2019 customer event in Las Vegas, Hitachi Ltd

The role data and analytics play in editorial decisions depends on the newsroom and its business model, according to Australia’s top editors. Webinar: Can I Trust You? Building Customer Trust into Better Experiences. Register today! During a Sydney panel discussion at the NewsMediaWorks Inform Summit, an annual industry event, editors

Analytics maturity correlates directly with greater profitability according to a new study by the Melbourne Business School and A.T. Kearney with the research suggesting laggards could grow their bottom lines by 80 per cent if they could match the performance of leaders. That might be a hard ask though, since

Doing the right thing often brings business benefits further down the track, says Xero co-founder and Executive Director Rod Drury. For example, the software company’s efforts to build a diverse engineering team over the last decade have put it in a strong technical position to develop artificial intelligence that avoids

Analytics provider SAS announced it has been named the official analytics supplier to New Zealand Rugby (NZR), solidifying a long term relationships between the two organisations. Webinar: Can I Trust You? Building Customer Trust into Better Experiences. Register today! The relationship between the two organisations goes back to 2013 when

Cloud infrastructure and the ability to automate code deployment have sped up the process of building applications, but those productivity gains have exposed a new problem ⁠— moving data across an enterprise is still painfully slow. That’s the view of Delphix CMO Monika Saha, who says application development in and