Approach Big Data Analytics Like A Lego Kit - April 14, 2016 When it comes to Lego’s pre-packaged building kits, there is one aspect that ties closely to the needs of big data analytics. Namely, Lego provides consumers kits that use a combination of both custom pieces and standard pieces to create awesom [...]
Without Things, There Is No Analytics Of Things (AoT) - March 10, 2016 One of the biggest hurdles faced in trying to purse the AoT is actually just a new iteration of a common, recurring problem that has vexed analytics professionals for years. Namely, we can’t analyze anything related to IoT until the infrastruct [...]
Tracking All The Things You Need To Analyze - February 11, 2016 As the Internet of Things (IOT) continues to gain momentum, there is a critical component to success that is missing today. While I’ve written about the power of the Analytics of Things (AOT), without addressing some tactical issues regarding t [...]
Change Your Business One Metric At A Time - January 14, 2016 Change is hard for most organizations and individuals. Change that goes against historical cultural norms is even harder. In today’s fast moving business world, organizations have to change at a more rapid pace than ever before. In many cases, [...]
Netflix Asked The Wrong Analytics Question - December 10, 2015 Whenever you are looking to build a new and innovative analytic process, make sure that the challenge posed to the analytics professionals assigned includes the practical constraints that must be accounted for.