RESEARCH & RESOURCES

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Five Steps to Harnessing Data for Business Value

January 1, 2018

Download this white paper for a proven approach to deriving lasting value from your data, including building the foundation for renewable insights and measurable business success.


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Customer-Facing BI and Analytics

January 1, 2018

Download this white paper to learn how customer-facing technologies help companies increase efficiency, reduce costs, boost customer loyalty, and even increase revenue.


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Busting 10 Myths About Data Quality Management

January 1, 2018

This white paper deconstructs 10 myths about data quality management and offers practical alternatives that can help your organization design and implement an effective data quality management strategy.


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Four Actions for a Chief Data Officer's First Year

January 1, 2018

Download this white paper to learn four key ways a CDO can demonstrate value to company leaders, as well as prove to stakeholders that data is an asset worthy of time and money investments.


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The 8 Worst Practices in Master Data Management and How to Avoid Them

January 1, 2018

Download this white paper to get your organization on the right path toward a successful master data management program.


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R and SPSS Software: Everyone Wins

December 6, 2017

The purpose of this paper is to demonstrate the benefits of using the R programming language with IBM SPSS Statistics and Modeler software rather than simply trying to go it alone with R.


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The Risks of Using Spreadsheets for Statistical Analysis

December 6, 2017

This paper presents some points you should consider if you use, or plan to use, a spreadsheet to perform statistical analysis.


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The How's and Why's of Survey Research

December 6, 2017

Organizations today rely on survey research to gather much-needed business intelligence. This white paper discusses survey research as a seven-step process, detailing how to maximize your efforts every step of the way.


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The Power of IBM SPSS Statistics and R Together

December 6, 2017

Using IBM SPSS Statistics and R together makes the most of both worlds.


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Predictive Analytics in Customer Surveys: Bridge the Gap Between Data and Action

December 6, 2017

Customer surveys are an invaluable business tool for gauging customer sentiment and behavior. Using predictive analytics to analyze and act on survey data helps businesses design and execute activities that ultimately maximize performance results.


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