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The Gartner Business Intelligence & Analytics Summit: A Benchmark for Analytics Maturity

By Spotfire Blogging Team | Published February 22nd, 2015

Companies of all sizes and industries are at different phases in their analytics maturity. No matter what stage of the analytics journey your organization is at, analyst and industry conferences often represent an opportunity to determine how your organization’s capabilities stack up, and help identify new opportunities for improvement and education from your peers.

The Gartner Business Intelligence & Analytics Summit: A Benchmark for Analytics Maturity

By Spotfire Blog Editor | Published February 22nd, 2015

Companies of all sizes and industries are at different phases in their analytics maturity. No matter what stage of the analytics journey your organization is at, analyst and industry conferences often represent an opportunity to determine how your organization’s capabilities stack up, and help identify new opportunities for improvement and education from your peers.

Good Eats? Nearly Half of Restaurant Kitchens Have “Critical Violations”

By Goodway Blogging Team | Published February 20th, 2015
Good Eats? Nearly Half of Restaurant Kitchens Have “Critical Violations” Tasty or terrifying? If you’re eating in Delaware, there’s a 46 percent chance that you’ve ended up in a restaurant with at least one “critical violation,” according to Delmarva Now. These violations include everything from cutting boards kept on the floor to food stored at unsafe temperatures and dishwashers run without sanitizer. The state is […]

Heralding a New Class of Analytics: Automated Analytics

By Spotfire Blogging Team | Published February 20th, 2015

According to Thomas H. Davenport, director of research at the International Institute for Analytics, senior advisor to Deloitte Analytics, and distinguished professor at Babson College, over the years, there have been three types of analytics:

Hire a Chief Data Officer-in-the-Making (aka Data Scientist) Today

By Spotfire Blog Editor | Published February 19th, 2015

What’s the sexiest job these days? If your thoughts are veering towards jobs like modeling or acting or car racing, then you are way off. Way, way off…

Data Analytics Help New Orleans Slash Murder Rate

By Spotfire Blogging Team | Published February 18th, 2015

In 2014, 150 people were murdered in New Orleans—a nearly 4 percent drop from 2013. Still, the city’s murder rate was one of the highest in the country and more than three times the average for U.S. cities of a similar size.