Are Frameworks the Enemy of Progress?

Are Frameworks the Enemy of Progress?

“No technology solutions are perfect” Most of us have heard at one time or another a variant of “don’t let perfect be the enemy of progress.” This is a reminder that at some point you have to descend from the ivory tower of thought experiments, get your hands dirty...
No Control Group, No Problem!

No Control Group, No Problem!

There are a variety of business scenarios where it is desirable to simulate the results of a controlled test, but no robust control cell exists. For example, marketing campaigns and other communications are often sent to customers based on their profile, without...
How analytics can prevent disease progression

How analytics can prevent disease progression

Type 2 Diabetes is a major health problem in the US. The disease affects ~30 million Americans at an annual cost of ~$250 billion. It is the leading cause of death in the U.S., as well as the leading cause of kidney failure, stroke, heart disease, loss of toes, feet...
You Can’t Architect an Enterprise

You Can’t Architect an Enterprise

Many large organizations will spend significant amounts of money identifying, installing, operating, and servicing large technology platforms that provide a crucial underpinning to their operations. Various industries have their own well-known platforms and tools to...