Analytics is H-O-T. Unfortunately, it seems to mean different things to different people. In the business media and blogosphere the term is often attached to data science or big data. But analytics is not just the preserve of big data. Here Kevin Gray walks us through the basics of analytics and data science.
Simon Chadwick, Editor-in-Chief of Research World and Managing Partner at Cambiar provides us his annual review of the state of capital investment in the industry, and finds there is no let up in the tsunami of investment capital washing into market research and analytics
Chevrolet builds 4G LTE Wi-Fi in their cars and trucks. GE lets you extend the dryer cycle from your couch and preheat your oven from the grocery store. Timex Ironman One GPS+ lets your friends track your workout or race.
What do all of these have in common? They’re devices (car, oven, your watch) that are part of the M2M/IoT/Wearable revolution that will create 25 to 50+ billion connected devices by 2020.