Category Archives: Manufacturing

Volvo Cars: Fueling Innovation with Data, Analytics and the Internet of Things so that Every Volvo is “Designed Around You”

December 18, 2015

The use of data has exploded in this century – we’ve all heard the seemingly outrageous statistics on the exponential growth of data. And they’re true! No where is this explosion of data more evident than the automobile industry.  Mechanical engineers, design engineers, data scientists, business analysts… you name it, they are using data in… Read More »

Towers Watson: Using Telematics to Mitigate Risk Globally

March 27, 2014

“Telematics is a fantastic advance!” says Towers Watson’s Global UBI Analytics Actuary Tony Lovick.  Telematics data is revolutionizing the auto insurance industry by creating data driven risk and profitability models and rewarding drivers with better rates because of the data. But let’s back up a little.  Global insurance companies are facing challenges, from low interest… Read More »

Dell: Welcoming Disruption for Innovation to Create Dell 2.0

March 19, 2014

  Who owns your data? Who should? Big shake ups at Dell these days where Executive Director of IT and Chief Data Officer Rob Schmidt says IT does not own the data. Shocking right?  But, no. With the reinvention of Dell 2.0, Rob is breaking up processes and shaking things up. With the implementation of… Read More »

NCR Big Data Strategy: Imagine the Unimaginable

January 6, 2014

  Does your company have a big data strategy? If they don’t; read on because NCR is imagining the unimaginable and finding real business value in big data analytics.  If your company does have a big data strategy – stop reading here and now. No, seriously, keep going because NCR is at the forefront of… Read More »