IoT | Internet of Things

IoT | Internet of Things

Are You Paying Attention to IoT? The Corporate World Needs to Keep Pace With Innovative Analytics In case you missed it, analytics exploded in 2015. From Big Data to IoT, we have been thrust into the midst of a tech revolution – one that happened to pick up speed...
A Fact Based Strategy Session

A Fact Based Strategy Session

A Fact-­‐Based Strategy Session Strategy is hard. Its complicated. Its fraught with political intrigue and bias. Most facilitated sessions whose goal is to formulate strategy for the team fail miserably and are a waste of time. Yet, crafting a sustainable strategy is...
The Sandbox Concept

The Sandbox Concept

A Purpose-­‐Built Cloud Environment to Solve Complex Business Problems Any modern business today must continuously assess itself. Whether it is solving a throughput problem in the supply chain, optimizing a sophisticated network of operating units, or forecasting...
Breaking Bad Forecasting

Breaking Bad Forecasting

Most forecasting is a complete waste of time.  Worse yet, In some cases it is even misleading.  I’ve seen more sins committed under the banner of forecasting than any other body of analytics.  Why is this? Forecasting is the “PowerPoint” of analytics – almost anyone...
IoT – Big Data Should Be Smaller

IoT – Big Data Should Be Smaller

  I have been reading quite a bit lately about the coming wave of new data—how ubiquitous sensors, personal devices, and the whole IoT space will create a deluge of data that current analytical systems could not even begin to handle. The fact of the matter is...