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Insider threat control: Using predictive and real-time analytics

Basic protections against insider threats are still an afterthought, behind almost everything else. Consider using predictive and real-time analytics to identify those who bear close watching and to catch them in the act.

Predictive analytics help businesses manage big data

Companies choosing to use predictive analytics – extracting data to predict trends and behavior patterns – are learning that the solution isn't necessarily quick or easy, even if it produces useful results and higher profits down the line.

What retail CIOs need: Predictive analytics

Mobile data is huge because of the rise in useage, leaving CIOs with a wealth of information they can use to help better understand customers and increase sales. Here are some of the benefits of predictive analytics taken from mobile data.

Big data is coming to hiring in a big way

Gild this week announced a new service called Gild Business Intelligence for Hiring that uses predictive intelligence to help managers make better decisions when it comes to bringing on new employees.

Opening the box of predictive analytics

Predictive analytics are getting more impressive and useful by the day. Unfortunately there are still far too few companies taking advantage of them. That's really a bad idea since it's very much like driving in the dark without the headlights on. You might make it around the bend safely but it's far more likely you'll drive your company off a cliff.

Big data can tell you who to hire, fire and promote

Talent management software company Cornerstone OnDemand unveiled Tuesday its latest solution, Cornerstone Insights, for corporate employee management. The newest suite of predictive analytics dashboards will help business managers make sense of business data, according to the company's press release.

Adatao unveils 16z-backed machine learning platform

Andreesen-backed machine learning startup, Adatao, unveiled its Data Intelligence Platform designed to serve both techies and non-techies and work with any size data.

Microsoft, Predixion Software partner on predictive analytics for healthcare to Asia Pacific

This particular effort by Microsoft and Predixion to stem preventable readmissions and shorten hospital stays for healthcare clients is not limited to the Asia Pacific region. Similar programs using this same product are underway in the U.S., too. 

Stitch Labs launches predictive analytics for SMB sales forecasting, inventory controls

The Stitch Labs' in-house data science team has added a sales forecasting feature to its inventory management product to aid SMB retailers in making better inventory purchasing and storage decisions. 

Databricks, Tresata launch predictive, real-time Anti Money Laundering (AML) tool

Aimed at reducing the need for manual investigation due to high false positive rates and improving Anti Money Laundering (AML) detections and conviction rates, Databricks and Tresata launched a predictive, real-time AML tool for large financial institutions this week.