Jim Harris examines coronavirus terms that are crucial to data-driven decisions in the pandemic.
Being overwhelmed by the volume of news isn’t a new phenomenon. But today, our sense of being overwhelmed has increased and triggered feelings of fear, frustration and anxiety, given the ongoing developments and research tied to COVID-19. How do we sift through the volume of information facing us and truly understand whether the news we consume is factual or based on [...]
In the third post of his series, Jim Harris looks at types, terms and timing of coronavirus tests.
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Through our new strategic partnership, SAS and Microsoft are helping the public sector realize the power of analytics in the cloud. I spoke with Daniel Sumner, Worldwide Director of Smart Infrastructure at Microsoft, to explore the possibilities of more robust analytics and cloud strategies in government — and the technology [...]
The future of government with SAS Analytics on Azure was published on SAS Voices by Steve Bennett
Remember back to your early school days, singing with all your classmates “If you’re happy and you know it clap your hands!” and then we’d all clap our hands. Being happy back then was so simple. Today, it’s hard to get away from all the negative headlines of 2020! It’s [...]
Lisa Lucas explains why people, knowledge and tech are vital for contact tracing.
Contact tracing: The vital roles of people, knowledge and technology was published on SAS Voices by Lisa Lucas
As he watched me unpack yet another Amazon delivery, my husband decided to do an intervention. Scattered around me on the floor were solar panels, water purification tablets, tarps, hunting knives and enough batteries to power New York City for many weeks. It was 2019 and hurricane season was upon [...]
How can organizations be more resilient during an uncertain business and public health situation? Lessons learned from organizations at the front lines of crisis response reinforce the importance of good analytic governance. These leading organizations have shown us that the fundamentals of the analytic life cycle – data, discovery and [...]
Don't forget analytic fundamentals in times of crisis was published on SAS Voices by Alyssa Farrell