DataIQ has partnered up with Tech Nation UK to find out what happens when a dataset is interrogated to find insights. In this third and final entry, Diana Akanho of Tech Nation UK explains how her report on jobs and skills in the tech industry was concluded and presented, and what plans are in place for a similar project in the future. Toni Sekinah reports.
Dark data has for some time been the buzz word on the data block, yet many businesses are unsure of what dark data means and whether or not it’s cause for concern. Steve Coates of Brainnwave explains what it is and why it matters.
It’s easy to launch a new cliché into this industry - just put the word data in front of anything you can think of. Andy Cotgreave argues that despite the swarms of buzzwords, there really are useful new tools and data visualisation techniques lurking underneath.
In this edition of the podcast, Liz Brandt of Ctrl-Shift talks through the findings from its recent data mobility infrastructure sandbox and David Reed interviews Keith Dugmore, founder of the Demographic Users Group and winner of this year’s Lifetime Achievement Award. Plus, a panel session from the DataIQ Summit on how to organise for automation.
Travel technology start-up Volantio has a platform that uses machine learning and analytics to help airlines manage their overbooked flights. Fenn Bailey of Volantio speaks to Toni Sekinah about his company uses analytics to do this and which other industries might benefit from such a platform.
Simon Prinn of Walgreens Boots Alliance has done his fair share of project and teamwork. He explains how he and his team have collaborated with stakeholders around the world on strategically important projects that supported decision making for the organisation. Toni Sekinah reports.