What makes automated anomaly detection truly automated

What makes automated anomaly detection truly automated?

Detection is only the first step: what makes automated anomaly detection truly automated? Throughout this series on ‘why anomaly detection is a business essential,’ we have repeatedly mentioned the main drawback of manual anomaly detection: it simply can’t scale to large numbers of metrics. This is why anomaly detection automation is necessary for real-time anomaly…

anomaly detection techniques in focus

Anomaly Detection Techniques in Focus: Multivariate and Univariate

The hybrid approach: benefit from both multivariate and univariate anomaly detection techniques In our previous post, we explained what time series data is and provided some details as to how the Anodot time series anomaly detection system is able to spot anomalies in time series data. We also discussed the importance of choosing a model…

time series anomaly detection

A closer look at time series anomaly detection

Searching for actionable signals: a closer look at time series anomaly detection Simple enough to be embedded in text as a sparkline, but able to speak volumes about your business, time series data is the basic input of Anodot’s automated anomaly detection system. This article begins our three-part series in which we take a closer…

Evaluating the Maturity of Your Analytics System

Evaluating the Maturity of Your Analytics System

I’m a big fan of maturity models. They help teams clearly articulate their vision and define a path forward. You can tie the product roadmap and projects to the model and justify budgets needed to reach the desired maturity level. Gartner offers the following “Analytics Spectrum” that describes how analytics platforms evolve in two main…

the app trap

The App Trap: Why Every Mobile App Needs Anomaly Detection

If you’re one of the many consumers using native apps 90% of the time you’re on your smartphone, you know first hand that mobile apps are big business. So big, in fact, that they are expected to generate 188.9 billion U.S. dollars in revenues via app stores and in-app advertising by 2020. There’s an app for just about…

Real time anomaly detection

Real Time Anomaly Detection: Solving Problems, Seizing Opportunities

The Business Case for Real Time Anomaly Detection In the first post ‘What is anomaly detection?’ of our three-part series on why anomaly detection is a business essential, we discussed what anomalies are, how they are detected and why detecting them is so vital for data-driven businesses. In this second post, we’ll discuss the reasons…

What is anomaly detection?

Examining the Essentials: What is Anomaly Detection?

In the first post of our three-part series on “Why anomaly detection is a business essential,” we’re going to take a look at what constitutes an anomaly, what anomaly detection is, and how it could have a huge impact on your business’s success. What is an anomaly? With all the analytics programs and various management…

Autonomous Analytics

3 Approaches to Intelligent Monitoring & Anomaly Detection

Capping off a busy and productive week at Strata + Hadoop World where Ira Cohen, our Chief Data Scientist, led a presentation on the need for anomaly detection on mobile apps, we were pleased to be part of the San Jose Meetup: Finding the needle in the haystack. Nearly 100 people (standing room only!) came to…

The NextWeb Takes on the Automated Innovation Revolution

The NextWeb Takes on the Automated Innovation Revolution

In a recent post on The Next Web, Sivan Baram discusses how automation technologies are becoming more and more integrated into our everyday life. She actually says these innovations will “revolutionize” the future. Movers and Shakers in Job Search and Marketing Automation In discussing the different ways that automation is more and more becoming part…

Closing the loop on anomalies, alerts and dashboards

Closing the Loop on Anomalies, Alerts and Dashboards

Team Anodot is always busy working on new features and new capabilities for our users. Our most recent version upgrade rolled out yesterday and we’ve already received great feedback. So what’s all the fuss? We just closed the loop between your metrics, anomalies, alerts and dashboards! Almost every BI and visualization tool provides a dashboard…it’s…

Website down? How to Track the Impact on Your Bottom Line

Costs of Unavailability Availability is one of the key measurements for every company with an online presence. The expectation of customers is constantly increasing, and today they expect access to the service at any time, from any device. They expect nothing less than 100% availability. Measuring availability is a difficult but critical task. I strongly…