Tag Archives: Analytics

Building Trust in AI: How to Get Buy in for the Black Box

November 21, 2017

Maybe it’s something innate to human nature, or maybe we’ve all seen one too many sci-fi movies (I’m looking at you Hal and 2001: A Space Odyssey), but people tend to view new technology skeptically. This is especially true when it comes to technology that makes recommendations or tells us how to do something. A… Read More »

Four tips to delight your CFO and unlock the value of data assets

November 13, 2017

Investment in data and analytics is expensive. At least that’s the view of the CIO, who typically focuses on costs. This issue is only compounded by the CFO, who often lacks visibility of the value generated from data and analytics (for more on this, see part one of this blog series). What we needed was… Read More »

Is Unstructured Data a “Trick or Treat” for your Organization?

October 31, 2017

Anyone that works in data analytics and is excited it’s Halloween could appreciate a sign Teradata had displayed near the press room at the PARTNERS event last week in Anaheim, California. The copy proclaimed “The original big data company,” and the image displayed a candy store, with each toffee, lollipop and taffy flavor neatly compiled… Read More »

Lessons from the Sentient Enterprise: To Scale Your Analytics, “Merchandise” the Insights

October 30, 2017

“Lessons from the Sentient Enterprise” is a series of posts timed around the publication of “The Sentient Enterprise”, a new book on big data analytics by Oliver Ratzesberger and Mohan Sawhney. Each post in the series highlights a major theme covered in book and at executive workshops being held in conjunction with its upcoming release… Read More »

Simplicity out of Complexity: Announcing the Teradata Analytics Platform

October 23, 2017

What is the sense in transformative technology if only a select few can use it? That has been a big conundrum for enterprises working with increasingly powerful analytics capabilities, from data science to machine learning and AI. As these technologies have matured, they have created a complex web of siloed data and analytics, some on… Read More »

Fast Track Business Outcomes from Artificial Intelligence with Proven Methods and Accelerators

October 23, 2017

Deep learning, chat bots, smart machines, natural language processing, neural networks — these buzzwords continue to create much excitement, hype and urgency among business leaders, as they deliberate on how and when to invest in artificial intelligence (AI) to transform the way their companies can leverage data to improve business outcomes and gain competitive advantage.… Read More »