Analytics

Malaysia Airports is one year into a five year digital transformation aimed at matching the world’s best airport experiences. Fundamental to the strategy is data and analytics, according to the group’s CIO, Yiang Ming Lee. “There’s a lot of gut feel that comes from running an airport. There’s a lot

The Institute of Analytics Professionals of Australia (IAPA) is accepting nominations for the 2019 IAPA Top 25 Analytics Leaders program. The peak body for analytics professionals ran the program for the first time last year, naming Matt Kuperholz, Chief Data Scientist, PwC and Sandra Hogan, Group Head, Customer Analytics, Origin

OpenText is building AI-powered analytics into every new information management product it develops and has set a goal of becoming the number one AI provider in that market. The company says it is “bullish” about its chances because of the highly targeted approach it is taking, learning from its competitors

Cloud Computing

Google has debuted its new hybrid cloud management platform, Anthos, allowing enterprises to manage and deploy workloads across both Google’s public cloud, on premise and other public clouds. Google Cloud said the new platform is a response to the increasingly hybrid cloud infrastructure organisations are opting for, and the move

Companies are being urged to consider the ethical implications of their AI ambitions to ensure that as the technology increasingly embeds itself in our lives, it doesn’t take away the values society holds dear. “Technology may let us do new things quicker, faster and cheaper, and easier, but at the

The Association of Market and Social Research Organisations (AMSRO) has launched new data privacy initiatives for its members at its annual Leaders Forum 2019, a practice approach for the responsible use of customer data in research and analytics. “All companies that collect and use personal data face ever increasing risks

Supermarket giant Woolworths has signed on to use Tableau’s data reporting and visual analytics software. The agreement will enable employees across Australia’s leading retailer to analyse data for fast, real-time decision making. Sign up for Which-50’s Irregular Insights newsletter Woolworths will rollout Tableau in a staged deployment in the coming

Rather than picking a single problem and solving it, Australian technology company Lakeba Group is hedging its bets, using AI to unearth a range of business opportunities, commercialising the underlying technology components as well as applying it to industry-specific use cases. So far the Manly-based company has identified seven commercial

Data and analytics are becoming increasingly critical for Formula One racing teams. But for the underlying data storage systems, reliability and simplicity is king for current champions Mercedes. Sign up for Which-50’s Irregular Insights newsletter Yesterday Finnish driver Valtteri Bottas won the Australian Formula One Grand Prix in Melbourne and

So, marketing leaders, you have a new data scientist on your team? First of all, congratulations! Data scientists are rare and expensive, which means hiring one is a true feat for most marketing leaders. Not to mention, you’ve unlocked a host of new possibilities. Leveraging predictive? Making use of AI?