Category Archive
Real-Time Analytics

Altair Panopticon and AquaQ Analytics Expand Partnership to Bring Advanced Trading Analytics to the Capital Markets

Altair Panopticon and AquaQ Analytics Expand Partnership to Bring Advanced Trading Analytics to the Capital Markets Long-time partners now empowering banks, brokers and fund managers with the visual analytics technology and consulting expertise required to achieve trading effectiveness BEDFORD, Massachusetts – January 25, 2017 – Altair Corporation (NASDAQ-CM: DWCH) today announced an enhanced partnership with AquaQ Analytics, which will deliver advanced trading analytics and consulting services to leading banks, brokers…

Big Data Applications in Cap Markets

An article published in Big Data Zone by Vamsi Chemitiganti caught my eye today. In it, he catalogs and describes the various applications Cap Markets firms have for Big Data tools like Spark/Storm and Hadoop, including: Client Profitability Analysis/Customer 360 view Dodd Frank/Volcker Rule Reporting CCAR & DFast Reporting Risk ManagementLiquidity Management Intraday Credit Risk Management Intraday Market Risk Management Reducing Market Data Costs Trade Strategy Development & Backtesting Sentiment-based Trading Market & Trade Surveillance…

Friend or foe? Big data’s place in IT security

Data security fears have been widespread for several years now, as the world has seen massive increases in the frequency of major breaches and subsequent damages associated with identity theft.

Analytics opportunities this Thanksgiving weekend

The holiday shopping season has set in, and retailers will have a range of opportunities to collect valuable data related to customer behaviors, analyze it with advanced intelligence solutions and apply the insights to future strategies.

Market report: Big data investment set to explode

Advanced analytics have already become common investments among a range of enterprises, small businesses, public sector entities and other organizations around the globe despite being a relatively novel trend.

Achieving success with the IoT era of analytics

Business analytics solutions have become more advanced in the past few years, while many firms have started to incorporate data from a range of other trends such as mobility to enhance their intelligence performances.

The importance of comprehension in analytics strategies

With several recent reports indicating many companies that have deployed big data have thus far not been able to meet objectives and financial goals with the technology, it is becoming clearer that more thorough planning and strategy creation needs to take place soon.

Retail’s latest ventures highly rooted in analytics

Although manufacturers and health care providers were among the first entities to really embrace big data, others are now starting to leverage the tools to ensure they can maintain a competitive edge in increasingly saturated marketplaces.

Let’s talk analytics’ future

Business intelligence technology and techniques have evolved rapidly throughout the past 15 years or so, and have gone from niche capabilities to ones that are present in a growing number and diversity of organizations.

The spread of real-time analytics

Advanced analytics began as a means to measure various aspects of corporate performance and market trends more efficiently and quickly, allowing firms to bolster decision-making in a timely fashion.