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The Data Proxy That Let CVS See Around the COVID Corner

Mar 29, 2021 |

When the economy went into lockdown from COVID last March, consumer demand shifted practically overnight, throwing retailers and their carefully planned supply chains into disarray. Like many retailers, CVS Health suffered from the turmoil. Read more…

Alternative Data Goes Mainstream in Financial Services

Nov 21, 2019 |

Hundreds of years of financial transactions have created well-worn paths for commerce to be conducted. Companies have been quite comfortable operating within the limits defined by these routes, largely because they’re well-known and everybody agrees on them. Read more…

Can AWS Crack the Code for Data Exchanges?

Nov 14, 2019 |

Data has become a tangible commodity with the potential to be traded like any other good. Like petroleum, it’s the raw feedstock used to create numerous downstream products. However, unlike petroleum, we lack a central market or clearinghouse where parties can easily buy and sell data. Read more…

From First to Third, and Alternative Too: A Guide to Data Types

Feb 26, 2019 |

One way to create a competitive edge in your business is to use the latest and greatest analytic techniques. Stream processing, deep learning, and graph analytics all fall into that category. Read more…

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