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  • Businesses turn to the sciences for answers in analytics

    What do scientists know about everyday business challenges? A lot more than you think, according to a new report. Deloitte Analytics Trends 2016 report has found data analytics in the science world can help solve business problems.

    Written by Rebecca Merrett14 Jan. 16 11:23
  • Firms failing to cut out paper payments

    Many Australian organisations have failed to make the switch to card and digital payments despite them being touted as cheaper than traditional paper-based ordering processes.

    Written by Byron Connolly27 Aug. 15 11:21
  • Defence Bank introduces video calling

    Defence Bank has unveiled a mobile app that enables its 90,000 customers to make video calls with bank staff.

    Written by Byron Connolly20 Aug. 15 11:46
  • NSW to see Australia's first government data analytics centre

    The New South Wales Government has announced plans to establish Australia’s first whole-of-government data analytics centre to limit bureaucracy and improve regulation and innovation efforts.

    Written by Bonnie Gardiner04 Aug. 15 15:48
  • How SAP plans to bring analytics to soccer

    In what SAP and City Football Group (CFG) call a "groundbreaking event" for the sport of soccer, the two companies today announced a global, multi-year marketing and technology partnership that will provide CFG and its four international football clubs with analytics for business operations, fan engagement and player and team performance.

    Written by Thor Olavsrud08 July 15 03:13
  • The data and digitally driven CIO

    Samir Mahir reflects on his career following his departure as CIO of Tennis Australia, an organisation that is hungry for technology innovation.

    Written by Rebecca Merrett07 July 15 16:47
  • Virgin Australian acquires analytics firm Torque Data

    Virgin Australia has announced its acquisition of Australian data analytics firm Torque Data with plans to integrate it with Virgin’s customer loyalty business, the Velocity Frequent Flyer program.

    Written by Bonnie Gardiner03 July 15 12:34
  • R Consortium aims to strengthen data analysis

    The Linux Foundation today announced the formation of the R Consortium, intended to strengthen the technical and user communities around the R language, a specialized programming language for statistical data analysis.

    Written by Thor Olavsrud01 July 15 04:22