Here are some tips about how to set up an in-house analytics function.
You are probably familiar with Netflix as an entertainment company, supplying you with DVDs and streaming content. Powering all those movie recommendations and helping to run the business is a team of data engineers and analysts. Learn about the evolution of data, BI, and analytics at Netflix. And also check out the Netflix Tech Blog.
Here’s an article from the Harvard Business review about how to simplify your analytics strategy
Read this post from the All Analytics blog about how to build a pro-analytics IT infrastructure within your organization.
Rob Hyndman explains a new R package (the anomalous package) for detecting unusual time series.
Check out this list of add-ons for R
Check out this article with myths about analytics.
German startup Protonet is lobbying for better access to personal data. Check out the Techcrunch article.
Amazon has acquired a Denver startup called 2lemetry to help with tracking the internet of things. Check out the Techcrunch article.