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How Sensors and AI Machine Vision are Changing Retail

How Sensors and AI Machine Vision are Changing Retail

The book has not been closed on utilisation and optimisation of retail space. Physical inventories and bricks-and-mortar stores are not immune to...Read More

Why do you need a Real-Time Recommendation System?

Why do you need a Real-Time Recommendation System?

Streaming data analytics systems are being implemented to meet the specific challenges of real-time data mining and processing. Real-time...Read More

What is the difference between Real-Time and Streaming Analytics?

What is the difference between Real-Time and Streaming Analytics?

Having precise data is valuable for any organisation. However, its utility can be limited unless it is timely, representing the most up-to-date...Read More

5 Good Data Governance Principles

5 Good Data Governance Principles

Companies are, more than ever, aiming to be “data driven” and for good reason. According to a PwC survey companies that implement a...Read More

Microsoft Power Platform is a Business Force Multiplier

Microsoft Power Platform is a Business Force Multiplier

The three parts of Microsoft’s Power Platform have been taking shape in their own way for some time now, Power BI, Power Apps and Power...Read More

The difference between an OLTP database and an OLAP  data warehouse

The difference between an OLTP database and an OLAP  data warehouse

On the very surface of it, it might not seem like there is a difference between a database and a data warehouse. However, don’t be tempted to...Read More

How to implement a Data Governance Framework and Maturity Model

How to implement a Data Governance Framework and Maturity Model

A good data governance framework is a desirable aim for any organisation, but the path to establishing and quantifying it can be unclear. When it...Read More

What is Data Stewardship and how does it Contribute to Data Governance?

What is Data Stewardship and how does it Contribute to Data Governance?

Data Stewardship is a vital part of Data Governance. It represents the allocation of specific roles and responsibilities within and organisation in...Read More

Customer Churn Prevention with Algorithms

Customer Churn Prevention with Algorithms

Customer churn, also known as customer attrition or customer drop-off, is the process by which an individual who was formerly a repeat or subscription...Read More

What is NLP sentiment analysis?

What is NLP sentiment analysis?

NLP sentiment analysis (Natural language processing) is a challenging but increasingly viable prospect for business, especially for sales and...Read More

Why is a Single Customer View and a Customer Data Platform a Big Deal?

Why is a Single Customer View and a Customer Data Platform a Big Deal?

Smarter database design and improved validation helps with data stewardship. However, a more ambitious approach would involve an ongoing Customer...Read More

The Costs of Data Redundancy and Data Inconsistency

The Costs of Data Redundancy and Data Inconsistency

Even modestly sized organisations can suffer from customer data fragmentation, leading to data redundancy and inconsistency. Users are providing their...Read More

Why you Shouldn't Perform Financial Planning in Excel Spreadsheets

Why you Shouldn't Perform Financial Planning in Excel Spreadsheets

A large number of companies use Excel spreadsheets as a all-in-one solution for financial planning and forecasting. The unintended consequences of...Read More

How do you establish good Data Lake Governance?

How do you establish good Data Lake Governance?

Good Data Lake governance is a vital part of maintaining a healthy and well-functioning data ecosystem. In order to properly implement a Data Lake you...Read More

Under the Hood of AI Document Classification

Under the Hood of AI Document Classification

As introduced in our previous post, AI for document processing is a powerful tool in streamlining workflows, minimising delays and reducing...Read More

How do you solve a Document Processing Bottleneck?

How do you solve a Document Processing Bottleneck?

Document processing is usually the lifeblood of an enterprise workflow. Whether they’re physical, digital, standardised, structured, or...Read More

Challenges in productionising machine learning models

Challenges in productionising machine learning models

There are three main steps in productionising a machine learning model: Getting the data into the model Running the model algorithm against the...Read More

Analytics scope creep and why it’s a good thing.

Analytics scope creep and why it’s a good thing.

We’ve all been there: you’re on track to deliver your amazing Analytics project and the business changes their mind. The user acceptance...Read More