PolySpot Information At Work Deepens Information Analysis and Access for Data Scientists
January 3, 2013
Much of the news and media published over the past year in relation to big data has revolved around the folks working with big data. These coveted professionals are called data scientists and they are making the headlines in Forbes again with the recent article, “Big Data News Roundup: The Where, Who, and Why of Data Scientists.”
We learned much about which industries are employing data scientists in this article. In every field from healthcare to politics, big data has landed as a necessary component of research, ROI and everyday processes.
The article hones in on one industry in particular:
Another area where data scientists will have a big impact is the utility industry which, according to a new report from GTM Research, will see analytics ROI reaching $121.8 billion compounded between this year and 2020. Predictive analytics, performance management, and customer personalization will prompt a ‘complete reinvention” of utility companies’ modes of business, says the report.’
Another big realm for employing data scientists are enterprise organizations. Companies looking to streamline business processes and connect users to the data and insights they need to access in real-time are employing solutions like Information At Work from PolySpot in addition to data scientists to get the job done.
Megan Feil, January 3, 2013
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