You Can Improve Your Customer Satisfaction Charlie Brown!

You Can Improve Your Customer Satisfaction Charlie Brown!

What’s surprising to see today is how business operations struggle to get an integrated view of all business metrics. With greater volumes of data being collected, data analysts just can’t keep up with the pace. This state of affairs alone doesn’t hit as hard as the fact that many in data analytics have just come…

How to Scale and Deal with Millions of Metrics

How to Scale and Deal with Millions of Metrics [PART 2]

With businesses collecting millions of metrics, let’s look at how they can efficiently scale and deal with these amounts. As covered in the previous article (A Spike in Sales Is Not Always Good), analyzing millions of metrics for changes may result in alert storms, notifying users about EVERY change, not just the most significant ones.…

3 Tips to Building Sustainable Product Quality (and Peace of Mind)

As Product Managers, you are responsible for the entire product. You can’t just assume that monitoring and alerts are being covered by someone else. In the first days of a release, all eyes are on the new product or latest feature. Just a few months later,  when you introduce a brand new feature, the old…

Spike in Sales

A Spike in Sales Is Not Always Good [PART 1]

Why could a spike itself not always be good news? Why is it so important to find the relationships between time series metrics at scale? Sunglass Orders Suddenly Spike Let’s start with an example from eCommerce. An eCommerce company is selling different products online. There is a sudden increase in the number of orders of…

Are You Managing your Data in ‘Memento’ Mode?

Are You Managing your Data in ‘Memento’ Mode?

One of Christopher Nolan’s earlier films, Memento, really captures the feeling of being a data analyst looking for insights while monitoring growing volumes of data. How is Lack of Memory like Monitoring Today’s Data? In Memento, the story is revealed (in reverse) about an insurance investigator that suffers from anterograde amnesia (an inability to form…

Lessons from Star Wars for Big Data

5 Lessons about our Data we can learn from Star Wars

One of the essential lessons to be learned from Star Wars is that: If you are trying to establish and maintain a ruthless Galactic Empire, you can greatly benefit from better data aggregation and analysis. A prime landscape for exploring today’s big data issues can be found across the Star Wars universe. Yes, Star Wars,…

Real-time anomaly detection with Anodot

Top 5 Reasons to Attend Our Amazon Partner Series Webinar

For business today, analyzing streaming data in real time, continuously generated from thousands of data sources, is not a simple process. Typically data records are sent simultaneously and in small sizes (on the order of bytes or kilobytes). Companies making real-time business decisions based on streaming data turn to a wide variety of sources such…

GDC2018

Conquering Big Data’s Death Mountain: Quick Reflections on GDC18

GDC was an incredible experience.  It was immense, bright, and frenetic; exactly what you would want at a conference highlighting some of the most innovative technology in the gaming industry. Many of the vendors and booths were spectacular and warranted the long lines and anticipation.  Wandering the maze of booths and exhibits, it was apparent…