Analytics

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Tealium, the leader in real-time customer data orchestration solutions, appointed Chris Russell as managing director of Australia and New Zealand (ANZ). Russell joins Tealium from InfoTrust where he was head of sales for Australia and responsible for launching and building the go-to-market strategy for several new products and services. Sign

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Australia is facing a skill gap within the analytics sector according to some of the country’s leading practitioners. But emerging technology can help to offset the gap by also improving traditional reporting. “There is a skill gap. A lot of data scientists are not data scientists,” said SAP VP and

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CRM giant Salesforce has completed its US$15.7 billion acquisition of Tableau, the biggest deal in the company’s history. Announced in June, the deal gives Salesforce greater analytics and data visualisation capabilities as it pursues its Customer 360 strategy. Breakfast event: Who wins and who loses when TV meets programmatic technology?

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Analytics are going through a renaissance of sorts, businesses are able to use analytics in ways they could not before due to new technologies. Timo Elliott, SAP VP and global innovation evangelist notes three key analytics trends for 2019. Firstly, analytic companies are able to create scenarios businesses have been

Machine learning-powered predictive analytics are generating a significant uplift in campaign response rates and member satisfaction for Virgin Australia’s  frequent flyer program, Velocity, according to its CEO, Karl Schuster.  Sign up for Which-50’s Irregular Insights newsletter While new technology is allowing the Velocity Frequent Flyer program to deliver personalised offers

Deloitte has acquired Melbourne-headquartered information and data management consulting business, NeoData Australia. The founders and staff will join the professional services firm’s consulting enterprise tchnology practice on 12 August 2019. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. NeoData is an information services consultancy that specialises in reporting, analytics, and business

Agronomic analytics company, FluroSat, announced its successful closing of a new $4.6 million funding round backed by M12, Microsoft’s venture fund, Costanoa Ventures, Space Capital, Artesian/GRDC GrainInnovate Fund, Artesian Clean Energy Seed Fund, along with existing investors including CSIRO’s Main Sequence Ventures, AirTree Ventures and Telstra’s muru-D. The new funding,

AI deployments are set to accelerate as early adopters ramp up their investments in the emerging enterprise technology, according to a Gartner survey of AI leaders. Today, the average number of AI projects in place is four, but respondents expect to add six more projects in the next 12 months,

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Organisations that want to be truly data-driven need to change their approach depending on the scenario, as not all data projects are equal in the eyes of company leaders. A recent SAP report, Challenges for Analytics as Data-Driven Enterprises Chase Scale, explains how it is easier to get approval for customer-facing projects rather

Salesforce has spent billions of dollars in the last 18 months acquiring several software and data integration companies, like Datorama and Mulesoft, the latest being a $15.3B purchase of data visualisation company Tableau. The CRM giant is collecting “pieces” of the enterprise data system puzzle, and showing just how valuable