12-09-2014 12:41 PM
While slurping up my soup for lunch (which tasted so good on this cold day in Cary, NC!), I read a couple of blog posts I thought you may be interested in:
1) Yes, we have analytics: the brain game
SAS' Renato Luppi gives a little game to test how much you value the confidence interval of a forecast chart. “Without it, we could easily be fooled by the numbers (or the pretty pictures), especially if we are not statisticians,” he says.
Just because tools are available to handle big data, do you always need all of it? SAS’ Steve Mellgen says no and gives five data preparation steps to consider to get the most out of your data.