Data Analytics

 

“Data Analytics” involves, simply, searching for, obtaining, and studying information on a particular industry or organization, from all sources.  Sources may be from the government, from private sources, from non-profit research groups providing data to the public, and from the organization being studied. Data may be free, for a fee, or internal and not available for others to use.

Regardless of industry., organization or business,  or whether its a bank, insurance company, retail chain or hospital system, there is information, “data”, available that may help us evaluate and improve.  Some is data we have as a consequence of doing our work.  These data comes from our specifically gathering data from our employees, suppliers, customers, and the market as a whole.

We may be looking at “big data”,