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Prescribing the Right Decisions with Prescriptive Analytics

Automation of everyday activities holds the promise of consistency, accuracy and relevancy. When applied to business operations, the additional benefits of governance, adaptability and risk avoidance are realized. Prescriptive analytics empowers both systems and front-line workers to take the desired company action – each and every time. And with data streaming from transactional systems, from IoT, and any other source – doing the right thing with exceptional processing speed embodies the responsive necessity that customers depend on.

This talk will describe how to enable prescriptive analytics – in current business environments and in the emerging IoT.
Recorded Jun 23 2016 58 mins
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Analytics Experts Tho Nguyen, Fiona McNeill and James Taylor
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