Blending old world hard metal with future-focused data-driven analytics, Siemens Mobility Data Services division is capitalizing on big data and analytics to ensure transportation around the globe is fast, reliable and more energy efficient. Innovation that includes predicting failures, ensuring a seamless supply chain for parts to reduce or eliminate downtime and use weather data         Read More…

 

Good Food – Good People – Good Business That’s the philosophy behind everything McCain does-all the French fries (and yes 1 out of every 3 fries in the world is a McCain fry), the side dishes and the desserts. With 46 production facilities around the world, McCain knew they needed a data-driven strategy, one global         Read More…

 

Have you had a 7-Eleven Slurpee®?  It’s perfect on a hot afternoon. And with more than 53,000 locations worldwide, 7-Eleven has made it convenient to get one.  Now with a new mobile app, 7-Eleven is promising convenience on top of convenience.  How is 7-Eleven using 21st century marketing to continue delivering on a brand promise         Read More…

 

Taking the data-driven learnings from their headquarters in France, BNP Paribas Polska has quickly repeated the marketing successes in Poland doubling their success rate in the hundreds of campaigns they run each year. That’s right – DOUBLE! For BNP Paribas Polska, retail banking is their core with 80% of their 400,000 active customers falling into         Read More…

 

With more than 30 million subscribers, Etisalat Misr (Egypt) is one of the leading telecom companies in Egypt. Since breaking into the market in 2007, Etisalat has set the competitive bar high, launching the first 3.5G service and continually offering the most competitive rate plans.   The Teradata Integrated Marketing Cloud solution alone delivered and contributed         Read More…

 

  How do you consolidate 190 years and hundreds of mergers and acquisitions into one integrated data driven solution?  Seriously, when we saw Nordea’s “family tree” (pictured right) we couldn’t believe it!  Talk about legacy systems! Okay, we’ll talk about how they did it and all the benefits next, but first more on Nordea today.          Read More…

 

Speaking the same language, using the same vocabulary, and identifying business definitions – all critical processes that allow business to comply with regulation and reporting.   No easy feat.  But, once Raiffeisen Bank created a new integrated data warehouse based on harmonized risk and financial data – users were off and running.   Within 6 months, Raiffeisen         Read More…

 

Everyday more and more companies are discovering the competitive advantage of adopting Unified Data Architecture™.  Vodafone Netherlands is no different!  But, we are getting ahead of ourselves. First, Vodafone Netherlands needed to set a foundation where they could be ready for innovation with data.  In 2011, they created the (Business Intelligence Competency Center) BICC -         Read More…

 

This is a story about the old and the new, tradition meeting innovation, and a strong commitment to all customers including Her Majesty the Queen of England!  Founded in 1698, Berry Bros. & Rudd still operates out of their original shop at 3 St. James Street in the heart of London.  But that doesn’t mean         Read More…

 

こんにちは or Kon’nichiwa – Hello from Japan, where Yahoo! JAPAN is fulfilling their vision of making a better Japan through data.  In the first year alone Yahoo! JAPAN created $100M in ROI through predictive analytics.  Was it really that simple?  Let’s back up a bit.  Yahoo! JAPAN started in 1996 as Japan’s first web portal.          Read More…