text analytics

6月 272013
Insurance companies are awash in data – gigabytes and terabytes and petabytes of it – generated by operational / transactional systems,  3rd party applications, social media and other outside sources. Data is often seen as a competitive differentiator, however when does too much data become a problem? The optimist’s view [...]
5月 252013
Perhaps no other sector has more massive volumes of text data than government.  During the SAS Government Leadership Summit earlier this week, different agencies discussed big data topics, trends and techniques.  And while diverse elements of focus were apparent, shared themes emerged that Juan Zarate, former Deputy Assistant to the […]
4月 302013
Dr. Goutam Chakraborty, founder of Oklahoma State University’s SAS Data Mining Certificate Program, was honored at SAS Global Forum with the 2013 SAS Distinguished Professor award. The award is given to individuals for innovative use of SAS in teaching and/or research, and supporting successful student use of SAS. Last year, [...]
4月 192013
Some may remember that old shampoo commercial for Faberge Organics (with wheat germ and honey - I may add).  If someone likes the shampoo they’ll tell two friends, and so on, and so on (and yes, we all had bad hair in the 80s, in this life - or a […]
12月 042012
With contributions from David Ogden & Barry deVille Adding Text Analytics to your predictive modeling has proven to result in better predictive models, including those related to customer churn.  Once text data (e.g. call center comments, website feedback forms, blogs, emails, twitter) is converted to structured variable(s) and included in [...]
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