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Qlik Health & Public Sector Summit

Come and see us at the Qlik Summit in Sydney The Qlik Healthcare & Public Sector Summit is a two-day event that brings together data experts and enthusiasts who are transforming how government and healthcare organisations access, analyse and share data.  We are...

Explaining Machine Learning models

The following is a predicted* conversation between a Data Analyst and a Customer Retention Manager: Data Analyst: I have this great model, which can predict customer churn with really high accuracy!! Yayyy Customer Retention Manager: Awesome, Can you please send me...

Predicting Crime in New South Wales using Machine Learning

Machine learning is like a drug. The euphoria one gets from building a model that can make predictions with an accuracy level over 90% is overwhelming. I have been working a lot on machine learning over the last two years both for work and as a hobby. My greatest...

You have the data, so why not use it?

Today I received a call from my mobile phone provider who I've been with for 10 years. I have generally been happy with my provider and, until today, had not considered moving. I didn't have any reason to. Now? I am not so sure. So what happened? Apparently, because...

Head of Analytics Strategy and Innovation

We are pleased to announce that Arnie Bhattacharya has joined Analytics8 as Head of Analytics Strategy and Innovation. Arnie’s role will cover data and analytics advisory to our clients to assist in their digital disruption journey and drive better insights with their...

Text Analysis – the good, the bad and the f#ugly

The good, bad, and the f#ugly  Sentiment Detection Do you know what people are saying about your brand? These days, it’s no longer enough to rely on manual analysis to gauge customer sentiment. Leading organisations are using natural language processing (NLP) to...