Thought Leaders in the Mix - June 2015

Our subject matter experts for Statistica and the Information Management Group (IMG) keep busy, staying abreast of current trends with big and small data, predictive software and real-world analytics solutions. And they frequently comment in industry publications, professional forums and blogs. Here are a few of their recent articles.
 Analytics in Healthcare: Q&A with Dr. Charlotte Hovet, Part 1
by John Whittaker, executive director of product marketing

In this interview, Dr. Charlotte Hovet, medical director of Dell’s Global Healthcare Solutions, shares her thoughts about how healthcare informatics and predictive analytics are helping to usher in a new era of wellness and disease prevention.



 Connected Cows and the Evolution of Agriculture IoT
by Shree Dandekar, executive director of product management (analytics)

The benefits of agriculture IoT sound enticing, but there are architectural challenges to be addressed before deciding on a solution that turns 6000 head of cattle into a data powerhouse. Dandekar describes Dell's successful case at Chitale Dairy.



 Why companies can't afford to go overboard with analytics
by Joanna Schloss, business intelligence and analytics evangelist

While advanced analytics is a critical component to the success of an organization, Schloss outlines in her latest CMSWire article the drawbacks of excessive analysis and the benefits of focusing on innovation rather than optimization.