Military Applications of Data Analytics
Analytics and Knowledge Management
Intuition, Trust, and Analytics
Research Analytics Boosting University Productivity and Competitiveness through Scientometrics
Data Analytics Applications in Education
Big Data Analytics in Cybersecurity
Big Data and Analytics Applications in Government Current Practices and Future Opportunities
Actionable Intelligence in Healthcare
Edited By Kevin Huggins
October 02, 2018
Military organizations around the world are normally huge producers and consumers of data. Accordingly, they stand to gain from the many benefits associated with data analytics. However, for leaders in defense organizations—either government or industry—accessible use cases are not always available...
Edited By Suliman Hawamdeh, Hsia-Ching Chang
May 16, 2018
The process of transforming data into actionable knowledge is a complex process that requires the use of powerful machines and advanced analytics technique. Analytics and Knowledge Management examines the role of analytics in knowledge management and the integration of big data theories, methods, ...
Edited By Edward J. Walters
July 27, 2018
For increasingly data-savvy clients, lawyers can no longer give "it depends" answers rooted in anecdata. Clients insist that their lawyers justify their reasoning, and with more than a limited set of war stories. The considered judgment of an experienced lawyer is unquestionably valuable. However, ...
By Giovanni Schiuma, Daniela Carlucci
May 08, 2018
As digital technologies occupy a more central role in working and everyday human life, individual and social realities are increasingly constructed and communicated through digital objects, which are progressively replacing and representing physical objects. They are even shaping new forms of ...
By Jay Liebowitz, Joanna Paliszkiewicz, Jerzy Gołuchowski
October 26, 2017
In order to make informed decisions, there are three important elements: intuition, trust, and analytics. Intuition is based on experiential learning and recent research has shown that those who rely on their “gut feelings” may do better than those who don’t. Analytics, however, are important in a ...
Edited By Francisco J. Cantu-Ortiz
October 26, 2017
The growth of machines and users of the Internet has led to the proliferation of all sorts of data concerning individuals, institutions, companies, governments, universities, and all kinds of known objects and events happening everywhere in daily life. Scientific knowledge is not an exception to ...
Edited By Jan Vanthienen, Kristof De Witte
September 27, 2017
The abundance of data and the rise of new quantitative and statistical techniques have created a promising area: data analytics. This combination of a culture of data-driven decision making and techniques to include domain knowledge allows organizations to exploit big data analytics in their ...
Edited By Onur Savas, Julia Deng
September 20, 2017
Big data is presenting challenges to cybersecurity. For an example, the Internet of Things (IoT) will reportedly soon generate a staggering 400 zettabytes (ZB) of data a year. Self-driving cars are predicted to churn out 4000 GB of data per hour of driving. Big data analytics, as an emerging ...
Edited By Gregory Richards
September 14, 2017
Within this context, big data analytics (BDA) can be an important tool given that many analytic techniques within the big data world have been created specifically to deal with complexity and rapidly changing conditions. The important task for public sector organizations is to liberate analytics ...
Edited By Eduardo Rodriguez
August 01, 2017
This book focuses on understanding the analytics knowledge management process and its comprehensive application to various socioeconomic sectors. Using cases from Latin America and other emerging economies, it examines analytics knowledge applications where a solution has been achieved. Written for...
Edited By Jay Liebowitz, Amanda Dawson
April 25, 2017
This book shows healthcare professionals how to turn data points into meaningful knowledge upon which they can take effective action. Actionable intelligence can take many forms, from informing health policymakers on eﬀective strategies for the population to providing direct and predictive insights...
Edited By C. Keith Harrison, Scott Bukstein
November 21, 2016
Developing and implementing a systematic analytics strategy can result in a sustainable competitive advantage within the sport business industry. This timely and relevant book provides practical strategies to collect data and then convert that data into meaningful, value-added information and ...