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What Role Should CIOs Take in Data Analytics Governance?

By Spotfire Blog Editor | Published December 11th, 2014

“CIOs who take an early leadership role in analytics governance will further demonstrate their own value and help invent their organizations’ future[s],” according to an article in CIO Magazine.

Material Matters — New LEED Specifications Target “Sick Building Syndrome”

By Goodway Blogging Team | Published December 11th, 2014
Material Matters — New LEED Specifications Target “Sick Building Syndrome” Could your workplace be making you ill? It’s possible, and the problem even has a name: sick building syndrome (SBS). Among buildings with poor ventilation or that use out-of-date construction materials, this issue isn’t a surprise. According to the Journal of Commerce, however, SBS has now been observed in some LEED-certified buildings, which should excel […]

Derive Value by Discovering Insights from Human-Generated Unstructured Data

By Spotfire Blog Editor | Published December 10th, 2014

For all the opportunities that conventional big data provides to organizations around the globe, there is still a vast amount of unstructured human-generated data that has remained largely unexplored.

How Public Data Unlocks Significant Economic Value

By Spotfire Blogging Team | Published December 9th, 2014

It’s well known that open public data – particularly municipal data – has the potential to impact civic engagement and how public services are delivered. But the open data concept also generates significant economic value in the private sector as well, according to a report by McKinsey & Co.

Big Data Trends for 2015: A Look Ahead

By Spotfire Blogging Team | Published December 8th, 2014

Companies continue to invest in big data: according to Transparency Market Research, the market is on track for a CAGR of over 40 percent through the next four years. As spending ramps up, however, businesses are looking for specific solutions to target analytics pain points — here are three trends to watch through 2015.

Life is Data: Examining the Healthcare Customer Experience

By Spotfire Blogging Team | Published December 5th, 2014

As a growing volume of healthcare customers shop for healthcare insurance on their own through state healthcare exchanges, healthcare insurers have a tremendous opportunity to use data to better understand and cater to individual customers.