Blog Posts Find out more about Fulcrum's most recent research and breakthroughs in various fields The Five Pillars of Data-Driven Organizations in 2020 The digital age is fully upon us, and just about every action that each person takes during a day creates Read more. 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 Read more. AI vs Machine Learning: What’s the Difference? Artificial intelligence, or “AI”, is a buzzword that has been around for decades... but what does it really mean? For Read more. Using AI to Detect Data Anomalies Business decision makers rarely crave more reams of data. They really want well-defined, actionable insights from data that they can Read more. Comprehensive Retailer Analytics with Fulcrum RetailViewer The retail industry by nature is dynamic, cyclically driven, and often reactive. It can be difficult for pricing managers to Read more. Leveraging Matched Control Groups to Accurately Measure Business Experiments It can be challenging for managers to measure the financial effects of various changes they’ve made to their enterprise. Interventions Read more. How to Optimize a Tech Startup We had the pleasure to work with a startup company that, though rapidly growing, was at an impasse as to Read more. A Solution to Insurance Price Grading Challenges With over 25 years of experience in price modeling, we’re deeply familiar with the in’s and out’s of the standard Read more. FAQ’s: The Benefits of Fulcrum’s Secure Data and Application Hosting Platform Data management is in our DNA, which is why we always keep security at the forefront of innovation. Our dedicated Read more. Life as a Data Scientist at Fulcrum In our previous article, “Modernizing Data Science in Today’s Business” published October 30, 2018, we explored the ways in which Read more. Modernizing Data Science in Today’s Business As we kick off our final blog series of the year, we wanted to take a deeper look at the Read more. Our Favorite Free Visualization Tools Vol. 2 Last November, we discussed our favorite data visualization tools that can be used without any licensing fees (both open source Read more. Managing Analytic Apps: Our Approach To Evaluating Efficacy Many investment banks have expended significant time and resources in data science to generate insights, build applications, and develop platforms. Read more. 2018 Mifid II Regulatory Changes: How Data Science Can Drive Success One of the biggest topics in the investment banking world today is how investment research is shared with asset managers Read more. Challenges Facing Investment Banks in the Adoption of Data Science Today, data science is not only an industry buzzword, but an emerging business need to drive profitability, as we will Read more. Tagging & Tracking: The Best Way to Improve Reporting and Measuring Consistent tagging and tracking is key factor in creating a solid foundation for any successful site. However, it can be Read more. Utilizing Predictive Analytics in Retail to Increase Sales The retail industry by nature is centered around the constant application of big data, descriptive analytics, and predictive analytics to Read more. Introducing DSAT 2.5 – Fulcrum’s 2.5 FTE Data Science Acceleration Team Data science is imperative for maximizing growth and profitability, but few organizations can afford a team than can cover the Read more. 5 of Our Favorite Free Visualization Tools As we begin to draw closer to the end of 2017, it’s becoming increasingly apparent that the collection and application Read more. The Augmented Bond Salesperson: Using Data to Drive Efficiency in Selling Corporate Bonds and Other Illiquid Assets The new regulatory environment has increased the incentive for investment banks to turn over their positions more efficiently. Productively finding Read more. An Analytical Approach to Market Research While the marketing industry has been steadily shifting toward a data-driven new reality, the marriage of observed data and custom-collected Read more. Data-Driven Personalized Digital Coupons for Grocery Stores Much has changed since Coca-Cola introduced the first coupon in 1887, but still nearly all consumers (96%) use print or Read more. Navigating the World of Big Data Analytics New analytics software and methods are developing at such a rapid pace that it’s difficult for the enterprise to keep Read more. Data Science in Practice: Leveraging Matched Control Groups to Accurately Measure Business Experiments It’s challenging these days for managers to measure the financial effects of changes they make to their enterprise. Interventions such Read more. Drawing accurate conclusions from real-world experiments “Test, measure, and scale” has become the mantra for staying competitive in today’s business world. And while most enterprises don’t Read more. The Incumbent’s Data Advantage: Optimizing Client Interactions in Banking and Insurance Many critical financial services functions have been historically dependent on high-touch interactions with experienced personnel. Retail bank wealth managers make Read more. Turning Data into Profit The amount of data available to businesses – from proprietary internal sources to public data from government agencies to social Read more.