How GPU Computing Can Boost Data Science Capabilities

GPU technology is an innovative option that can improve the speed of certain types of processes, namely those that can be performed using parallel processing which require computer systems to “think” and “learn” while processing data as quickly and efficiently as possible. For example, GPUs are used in everyday technology …

Three Emerging Data Science Trends You Need to Know

Data science has become a necessity for companies looking for innovative and efficient ways of solving complex business problems. As the world becomes more data-centric, trends in data science technologies and practices continue to emerge and evolve. Continual education on cutting edge data science applications can help optimize an organization’s …

Improving Data Quality: Anomaly Detection Made Simple

From business managers, to data scientists, to UX developers — anyone who works with data knows anomalies can be a chore to find and an even bigger chore to resolve. Incorrect or faulty data can cause a business to miss revenue opportunities or potentially make poor business decisions based on …

Maximizing Grocery Profit Margins with a Weekly Ad Circular

Grocery retailers face a unique set of advantages and challenges within the retail sector. While many retailers of discretionary products have suffered during the COVID-19 lockdowns, grocery has experienced the opposite with consumers needing to buy more household goods and food than usual. Maximizing Grocery Profit Margins with a Weekly …

5 Steps to Future Digital Readiness

Given the current economic climate, many businesses are preoccupied with keeping the lights on and enacting damage control with their employees and customers. For such companies, less regard is being paid to the optimization of a business’ digital presence, even though web-based communication and commerce has been thrust upon us …

A System for Evaluating Business Program Improvement

If your organization is like most, you have to balance meeting customer expectations for delivering high quality products or services with the hard reality of needing to keep costs in line to maintain profitability. Often, organizations will implement “interventions” aimed to improve business, such as to reduce costs, increase revenue, …

Segmentation and Discrete Choice Models from Market Research Data

Everyone has heard of “market research” as a way to learn more about the customers for a product or service, but did you know that through data-science-enhanced market research, organizations can potentially save marketing and deployment dollars in the long run? Through methods such as discrete choice modeling and segmentation, …

Considering the Benefits of Open Source Tools

The term “open source” refers to software that is developed by an individual, group, or company and made available for use by anyone free of charge.  The reason the developer opens the use of the software to anyone at no cost is to harness improvements resulting from volunteer contributions. The …