Analytics

As part of a digital transformation program, Surfwear business Rip Curl consolidated its data collection then transformed how it provided the analytics its executives around the country needed to run the business. In the past managers could struggle to find the information they needed as they juggled spreadsheets. To address

Organisations need to increase the sophistication of their analytics and be willing to be led by the data. But operational and technical capabilities are often lacking. In an increasingly digital marketplace organisations need to increase  sophistication of analytics while being willing to be genuinely data led in their decision making.

Volvo Trucks and Mack Trucks, both subsidiaries of the Swedish Manufacturer AB Volvo, have deployed remote diagnostic and preventative maintenance services based on Internet of Things (IoT) technology to tackle the problem of unplanned downtime which hurts company profits and driver income. Using analytics and artificial intelligence Volvo says it can help

Coles has expanded its partnership with market analytics provider IRI to provide suppliers with insight into customer needs with the launch of data analytics tool Coles Synergy.  Coles Synergy will provide suppliers with insights across products, stores, geographies and sales channels, allowing them to better understand customer needs and collaborate

With the pandemic restrictions still in place, the majority of office workers have been sent to work from home. This disruption has added additional pressure for businesses to digitalise services. At the SAS and Which-50 webinar, The Role of the CMO at the Most Disruptive Moment, the panellists explained to

Implementing analytics software can assist a company in increasing efficiencies and gaining more insight into the business process, this was the case for DMICDC Logistics Data Services (DLDS) who implemented NEC technology to capture real-time location of its transport. This transformation was explored in the recently released NEC whitepaper, Taming

Before businesses implement data analytics into their businesses they first need to understand the challenges ahead of them. In a recently released NEC report, Taming Your Data Assets and Delivering Real Business Outcomes, it highlights a number of roadblocks companies need to identify and understand. These include, The sheer volume

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Sydney healthcare analytics provider Prospection has raised $10 million in its first external funding round. The company says the funds will be used to expand its analytics platform into new therapy areas, enhance its artificial intelligence capabilities, and grow into the APAC market. The CSIRO’s Innovation fund, Main Sequence Ventures,

In November 2002, when SARS, a respiratory virus broke out in southern China, 774 people died and 8,098 were infected. Nearly 17 years later in December 2019, the Novel Coronavirus was first identified in the Wuhan province, a similar respiratory illness to SARS.  At the time of publishing there are

New Zealand Rugby has partnered with Wellington data science and AI firms to build a new analytics platform, known as “Play in Grey”. The platform, which runs on Amazon Web Services’ public cloud, uses computer vision and machine learning to provide coaches with “near real time” analytics generated from game