Sat.Sep 10, 2022 - Fri.Sep 16, 2022

Everything You Need to Know About Competitive Analysis (with Template!)


When it comes to competitive analysis, scope is everything. Competitive Intelligence Strategy

The business value of NLP: 5 success stories


Data is now one of the most valuable enterprise commodities.


Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Trending Sources

Competitor highlights: ManTech…go big or go private?


This is a follow up to our December 2020 update of ManTech. Since we last looked at ManTech, the company was bought by The Carlyle Group in an all-cash transaction with a value of approximately $4.2 billion. There were some interesting potential buyers when the journey to sell ManTech started.

Win 130

Calling The Power BI Enhanced Refresh API From Power Automate, Part 6: Cancelling Dataset Refreshes

Chris Webb BI

The thing that got me excited about the Power BI Enhanced Refresh API, and which inspired me to start this series of posts, was the fact that for the first time it gives you a way of cancelling Power BI dataset refreshes.

IT 97

The State of Business Intelligence in 2022

Speaker: Howard Dresner & Chandrashekar (a.k.a. LSP)

In this session, Howard Dresner will examine the latest end-user trends surrounding the business intelligence and analytics market, cutting through the hype to focus on what's really happening and why it matters. This interactive session will cover BI drivers, targets, and success factors, as well as the increasing importance of data leadership.

Benefits of High-Resolution Lidar Data for Data-Driven Companies

Smart Data Collective

A growing number of organizations are resorting to the use of big data. They have found that big data technology offers a number of benefits. Companies that leverage it effectively increase their profitability by 60%. However, utilizing big data is more difficult than it might seem.

More Trending

4 Ways Blockchain Is Transforming Marketing for the Better


Four years ago, Toyota partnered with analytics firm Lucidity to track marketing campaigns. The automotive giant entrusted customer data to a blockchain platform, allowing it to monitor the movement of advertising money.

Weidert Group Promotes Four, Positioning Agency For Continued Growth and Client Success

Weidert Group

APPLETON, WI, September 2022 — Weidert Group, an inbound growth agency and certified HubSpot partner, has promoted four employees.

Sales 83

Leading Trends of Fintech Development Services in 2022

Smart Data Collective

The fintech sector is growing at a shocking rate. The market was worth over $112 billion last year. By 2028, it should be worth over $332 billion. Some entrepreneurs might think this is the best time ever to invest in fintech.

Top 10 strategic technology trends for 2023: Gartner


Cutting costs by optimizing IT, scaling networks to deliver business value and growth, and changing the direction of the business itself are among the top 10 technology trends Gartner predicts for 2023.

A Practical Guide to Business Intelligence Governance

Speaker: Marius Moscovici, CEO Metric Insights & Mike Smitheman, VP Metric Insights

This presentation will provide a practical step-by-step guide for implementing effective BI governance and a toolkit for addressing the three critical aspects of any program.

10 Smart Tips to Nail Black Friday and Cyber Monday Promotions


Black Friday and Cyber Monday are two of the year’s biggest shopping days. A phenomenon that supposedly began in Philadelphia in the 1950s has now become an iconic, blockbuster shopping bonanza packed with steal deals, discounts, offers, and freebies that no shopper wants to miss.

Sales 85

Successful Product Launches Require Market Research Intelligence


According to Harvard Business School, more than 30,000 new consumer products are launched each year, and a majority of these products fail. There are many reasons, but a recurring theme revolves around market research intelligence, or lack thereof!

Big Data Helps Drive the Future of Virtual Healthcare

Smart Data Collective

Big data technology is shaping the future of healthcare. Global healthcare companies are projected to spend over $105 billion on big data by 2030. One of the biggest benefits of big data in healthcare has been in the field of virtual healthcare.

Limitations of automation orchestrators and the rise of automation optimization


Without a doubt, one of the key drivers of the Fourth Industrial Revolution is Robotic Process Automation (RPA). Organizations worldwide have increasingly leveraged RPA technology and are now adopting multi-vendor strategies for a multitude of enterprise automation tools, beyond RPA.

How to set up GA4 eCommerce tracking on Shopify? Step by Step Guide


How to install Google Tag Manager ( GTM ) on Shopify? Phase One: Add GTM container code and customer details script to the theme.liquid under <head> Phase Two: Add GTM container code and customer details script to the checkout page. Create Data Layer Variable on the GTM.

What Is Agile Market Research and Why Is It Important?


The speed at which the market changes demands that businesses increase their pace in proportion, if they are to survive. This calls for faster decision making. Consequently, businesses need to have almost instantaneous access to the information they need to make informed decisions.

Machine Learning Leads to Huge Breakthroughs in Trading

Smart Data Collective

Machine learning technology has been the basis for some of the biggest changes taking place in the financial sector. The securities markets are some of the biggest examples. A growing number of people are using machine learning to perfect their stock trading strategies.

Ease of implementation, ROI dominate software buying decisions: report


Ease of implementation and return on investment (ROI), combined with ease of use, continue to dominate the business to business (B2B) software buying process, according to a report from software marketplace G2.


Wink Intel

For as long as I’ve been handling my own finances, I’ve been hearing that people should “buy term and invest the difference.” I have never really taken stock in the concept. I mean, I am a financial services professional that cut her teeth on whole life, but who would adopt this theory centered around buying only term life insurance? Granted, term is an inexpensive type of life insurance, but it is also a temporary type of coverage (10, 20, 30 years max!).

Loss 64

A Guide to Stratified Sampling (Stratification)


When a researcher wants to study a large population, it is usually more feasible to select a small group to represent the whole. To ensure that this small group, known as a sample, really does represent the entire population, the researcher can use any of a number of sampling techniques.

How to Decide Whether a SaaS Tool is Worth Purchasing?

Smart Data Collective

In today’s more competitive, technology-driven corporate environment, all firms seeking to increase activity and productivity are reaping the benefits of the software world.

6 traits of data-driven enterprises


Companies have learned to thrive — and in some cases survive — by leveraging data for competitive advantage. But how many organizations are truly data-driven enterprises?

Best’s Special Report: First-Half 2022 Net Income in U.S. Life/Annuity Insurance Industry Jumps by More Than 60%

Wink Intel

OLDWICK, N.J.–( –( BUSINESS WIRE )–Net income for U.S. life/annuity (L/A) insurance industry increased by 62% in the first half of 2021, rising to $20.9 billion from $12.9 billion in the same prior-year period, according to a new AM Best report. This financial review is detailed in a new Best’s Special Report , titled, “First Look: Six-Month 2022 U.S.

How Tech Leaders Are Using Market Intelligence to Weather a Downturn

Alpha Sense BI

The threat of recession has left most sectors preparing for the unexpected. Disproportionately affected, technology companies have experienced the brunt of what’s to come: supply chain problems brought on by macroeconomic events, slowing consumer demand, and looming layoffs.

Best AI Tools for High-Frequency Algorithmic Trading

Smart Data Collective

Artificial intelligence is changing the financial industry in extraordinary ways. DataMotion projects that the fintech sector will spend over $26 billion on AI by 2026. There are many great applications of AI in the financial sector.

How to create a culture of innovation


So much has changed since the early days of 2020 when the COVID-19 pandemic forced organizations to rethink where and how people work. What didn’t change was the need for organizations to continue to move forward with digital initiatives.

eCommerce Competitor Analysis: Find your True Competitors

Data Hut

Are you competing with the right people? The problem is that many people don't know how to identify their true competitors because they're so focused on finding all the companies that do what they do. But that's not enough.

Multi-Cloud Networking Design Checklist


As a principal solutions architect, I always start my cloud architecture discussions with the “triangle of truth,” or “holy trinity” of architecture principles for cloud: stability, agility, and security. You must have these three things.

Big Data Makes ACH Payment Viable for Small Businesses

Smart Data Collective

Big data technology has led to some major changes in the banking sector. Many of the changes have been beneficial for small businesses. One of the biggest benefits of big data has been the development of ACH payment processing. Many businesses can benefit from it if they use it correctly.

The AI-First Future of Open Source Data


By Sam Ramji, leader of strategy at DataStax. Is giving people the right to change, alter, and amend your software a good thing? What about doing this for your data? Companies used to think that publicizing their source code was the same as giving away their secret sauce.