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Why Move to the Cloud?

Data Warehousing is moving to the cloud for a lot compelling reasons and it may be time for your company to explore a migration of your data warehouse to the cloud or if your building one for your organization to start there. In fact, for most enterprises, a...

Getting One Step Closer to Decoding Your Customers

By Sailaja Karthikeyan Decoding customers and improving customer engagement is getting a huge boost through the Bot evolution. Bots are leading to be one of the major industry trends with large scale implications in the next five years. Leading the charge are popular...

Security in the Age of IOT

by Ryan Dickinson The Internet of Things The “Internet of Things” (IOT) is the newest “thing” in the tech world, and broadly describes the interconnection of everyday devices through the internet. This can include anything from temperature monitors, Tesla sensor...

A New Year in Analytics

Season’s greetings, This has been an exciting year for us here at Neal Analytics. Every year we are challenged with new possibilities and opportunities, this year has been no different. We have added a few new members to the team here at Neal Analytics and refocused...

3 Key Strategies for Communicating Data Science Insights

-By Edwin Webster Of the many tools in the data science consultant’s toolbox, the ability to package and communicate insights to business stakeholders is one of the most often overlooked/underappreciated. Having the requisite skills to explain data science concepts in...

10 Signs You Have Too Many SKUs

By Bill Meade and David McClellan 1. You have product managers for “problem child” SKUs 2. To avoid stock outs, you carry a lot of inventory 3. Fact: 80% of sales come from just 20% of SKUs 4. You have not yet calculated your carrying cost per SKU 5. You struggle to...

Deploying R Models/Functions With the AzureML R Package

-By Edwin Webster Today we will be covering how to create and deploy a custom R web service in Azure Machine Learning by leveraging the AzureML R package. This functionality can be incredibly useful, especially in scenarios where you want to quickly deploy a function...

Building the Consultant-Client Relationship

By Joey Mitchell As consultants we are tasked with helping clients improve their current processes. Whether it be migrating to the cloud, SKU optimization or a Machine learning solution every project has to have an initial meeting. Beyond the general questions that...