Entries by Sanjeev Datta

Minimize Loss in Auto Auctions with IBM Predictive Analytics

In the next five years, revenue for the used car market is expected to trend higher. Because the industry relies strongly on consumers to drive revenue growth, fluctuations in disposable income dictate the direction of the industry. In the coming years, rising disposable income levels are anticipated to increase the likelihood of an individual purchasing […]

Public Transportation Management

The urban population has been growing and continues to grow, according to statistics from World Bank. The urban population in U.S. increased from 250 million in 2010 to 260 million in 2014 with a growth rate of 4% within 4 years (Urban population). Communities and businesses rely on healthy transportation – the demand for effective […]

Why Your Organizations Should Leverage Business Analytics in Today’s Dynamic Market

Customers can affect every aspect of a business. They affect anything from sales and marketing strategies to detailed operation decisions, to supply chain management and inventory control. Enterprises today are facing more challenges than ever before. Consumer product companies are standing on the edge of competition. According to an IBM report, failure rate of introducing […]

Business Indicators for Online Booking Websites

Most online booking websites are account-based with their own database systems that store client profile data, reservation details and transaction records. But also, most online booking websites don’t have solutions set in place to be able to review and explore this information enriched data in order to better understand its customers and make better business […]

Budgeting and Planning with IBM Cognos TM1 For Higher Education Institutions

In a climate of cost-cutting competition for top students and staff, less public funding, and more stringent compliance requirements, college and university administrators must be able to define long-term growth plans while analyzing trends and scenarios to prepare for future excellence. This being said, budget management and planning is undoubtedly the most important step in […]