By 2018, US will face a shortage of at least 140,000 data scientists. The numbers are from a McKinsey report about the frustration companies face when trying to hire these professionals. The demand keeps increasing as more and more companies look to leverage the value of data, so data scientist shortage won’t go away. This may not be a solution, but will sure help. (more…)
Monthly Archive: January 2017
Splunk is the most popular software to analyse machine-generated data. The IT community is quite fan of Splunk, but business users see it as a complex technical platform. In other words: not for them.
As a result, businesses are ignoring a great deal of opportunities. The type of insights companies can get out of Splunk could improve sales and marketing results. (more…)
Last month we launched a “Naughty or Nice” quiz as a special Christmas campaign. We challenged participants to search for guilty behaviour on how they had treated business data during 2016.
The goal was to understand how people are embracing data. Are they making data-driven decisions? Are people at ease with using data in a biased way to get support for their projects?
Let’s find out! (more…)