narrative sceince

Narrative Science Gives a Voice to Data

Narrative Science provides a natural language generation (NLG) platform (cloud or on-premises) that transforms raw data into a narrative dialogue. So we might provide...
big data king

Who shall be the Big Data King?

Perhaps the only benefit of being involved in the IT industry for a protracted period is that things repeat, and as a result it...
Business Analytics

Why You Will Never Know if Business Analytics is Profitable

This is a long article. A PDF can be downloaded here. Analytics in itself is not of course profitable, it's a cost. However converting analysis...
Machine Learning as a Service

20+ Machine Learning as a Service Platforms

Machine learning as a service offers the distinct advantage of scalable machine resources as and when they are needed. The platforms listed below vary in...

Data Science – Curse or Cure

Data science should be making the operational decisions in your business more accurate and effective - the aim of which, is of course to...
Qlik Review 2017

Qlik Review 2017 In-Depth

Strengths The QIX associative data engine makes dealing with multiple, concurrent data sources easy and powerful. Excellent extensibility through powerful APIs. Powerful and easy...

Forget Analytics Focus on Decisions

The world of analytics technologies is proliferating - business intelligence, predictive analytics, prescriptive analytics, machine learning, data mining, statistical analysis, visual analytics. On top...
Big Data vs IoT

Big Data vs IoT

Oh no, not another article on big data, I hear you say. Breath out - it’s about something more fundamental. There are two ways...
Limits of Analysis

The Limits of Analysis

The application of analytical techniques to business is the most difficult of all domains to tackle. Applying machine learning to astronomical data, or driverless...

5+ Natural Language Generation Platforms

Natural Language Generation platforms (NLG) convert data into natural language. They have found broad usage in financial services, insurance, retail and several other industries. Early...