Tag Archives: Teradata Unified Data Architecture

Volvo Cars: Capitalizing on the Internet of Things for Endless Opportunities to Keep Drivers Safe and Cars “Designed Around You”

August 18, 2016

If you’re in IT or data analytics, the latest buzz is all about the Internet of Things (IoT). Billions of sensors around the world generating data in volumes unheard of until now. But, what does the Internet of Things really mean to you, to your company, and to our world?  What companies are harnessing the… Read More »

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 »

Overstock: Revolutionizing data and analytics to connect soulfully with their customers

November 20, 2015

You know Overstock.com right? The website where you can get more than a million different items – clothing, household, jewelry, electronics, you name it. But Overstock is much more than that – self proclaiming that it is a company with a soul. What does that mean? “One of the things that I would say is… Read More »

SIEMENS: Using Big Data and Analytics to Design a Successful Future

February 11, 2015

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 »

Yahoo! JAPAN: Increasing ROI Through Predictive Analytics to Solve Customers Challenges… For a Better Japan

July 2, 2014

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 »

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 »