Francisco Partners and Elliott Management to Acquire the Dell Software Group

SAN FRANCISCO & ROUND ROCK, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Francisco Partners, a leading technology-focused private equity firm, Elliott Management Corporation, and Dell today announced they have signed a definitive agreement for Francisco Partners and Elliott to acquire the Dell Software Group. The agreement bolsters Francisco Partners and Elliott

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Advanced Analytics – A #ThinkChat Recap

Predictive, advanced, statistical analysis all these terms seem to be inter-changeable.  Do they mean the same thing?  How can they be distinguished from one another and does it really matter, or more precisely, when does it matter? Perhaps advanced analytics simply represents the next evolutionary

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Statistica 13.1: Citizen data scientists are not here by accident.

The onslaught of big data is well-documented, and the consensus is that the technology that has enabled its rapid proliferation has far outpaced the ability of human study (and matriculation rates) to keep up with the resulting need for analysis. Big data technology has impressed

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Best Practices in Big Data and IoT Analytics

Our #ThinkChat event this month focused on how to create the “best” approach to big data, IoT, and analytics.  We spoke with IT and industry experts from all over the world and it turned out to be a very interesting dialogue about projects, technology, and

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Statistica 13.1: Analytics is more than math

By 2020, some analysts predict there will be roughly 30 billion connected IoT devices – including refrigerators, race cars, robots and many other interesting items.  From connected thermostats, coffee pots, medical devices, lighting, audio speakers, TVs, factories, buildings and remote controls nearly everything will have

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IoT Analytics And Statistica Deliver Time Compression

Statistica 13.1 features new network analytics capabilities that enable users to combine the power of predictive analytics with human expertise to better detect fraud and understand relationships within complex networks. Advanced analytics platforms, Gartner says, not only make experienced data scientists more productive, but are increasingly

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Thought Leaders in the Mix – Feb. 2016

Our subject matter experts for Statistica keep busy, staying abreast of current trends with big data and small data, IoT, predictive software and real-world analytics solutions. And they frequently comment in industry publications, professional forums and blogs–or produce videos, in some cases. Here are a

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Statistica Receives 2015 Technology Innovation Award from Dresner Advisory Services

For Statistica, a great year just got even better. Earlier this morning, We were recognized as a technology leader in Advanced and Predictive Analytics for 2015 in the inaugural Dresner Advisory Services Technology Innovation Awards, a new awards program that recognizes the top vendors across

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That Giant Sucking Sound You Heard Is it Your Data

So, it only stands to reason that the more relevant data you collect, the better analysis and decisioning you can make–as long as you don’t succumb to “analysis paralysis,” of course. To this end, successful outcomes require data collection and preparation to go hand-in-hand with

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Thought Leaders in the Mix – Dec. 2015

Our subject matter experts (and guest bloggers) for Statistica keep busy, staying abreast of current trends with big data and small data, predictive software and real-world analytics solutions. And they frequently comment in industry publications, professional forums and blogs–or produce videos, in some cases. Here

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