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Food trucks are the real deal these days. The best ones serve a specialized menu really well, in a small, focused space. The Washington Post delves into the insides of several of these trucks and how they make the food with very specific equipment. Tags: food truck, illustration, Washington Post [...]
Fr, Mai 18, 2018
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Educate Your Child by Gabrielle LaMarr LeMee uses census data and the school selection process to simulate the steps you you might take in choosing your kid's first school in Chicago. The Chicago public school system has a high level of school segregation as a result of parent' residential and school [...]
Do, Mai 17, 2018
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Imagine that those with immigrants in their family tree left the country. Almost everyone, basically. Read More [...]
Mi, Mai 16, 2018
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Adam Pearce for The New York Times describes the sad state of affairs that is the delayed subway trains in New York. One delay causes a ripple effect down the line, leaving little chance to get back on track. The more straightforward figures gear you up for the overall view [...]
Di, Mai 15, 2018
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Financial Times recently updated their style guide: data — the rule for always using data as plural has been relaxed. If you read data as singular then write it as such. For example, we already allow singular for ‘big data'. And we should for personal data too. An easy rule would [...]
Mo, Mai 14, 2018
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CBS News picked up four used photocopiers and looked at the hard drives. There was a lot of private information stored in them: Nearly every digital copier built since 2002 contains a hard drive – like the one on your personal computer – storing an image of every document copied, scanned, [...]
Mo, Mai 14, 2018
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Learn how to change your working directory for SAS. Beginning with SAS® 9.4 TS1M4, you can use a new DATA step function, DLGCDIR, to change the location of your working directory. The post How to change your working directory for SAS® with the DLGCDIR DATA step function appeared first on SAS [...]
Fr, Mai 18, 2018
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Our modern world is full of daily environmental pollutants. We can control much of these by choosing to eat "clean" food and water, free from pesticides and harmful substances. We can also use healthy products on our body and I appreciate the Environmental Working Group for making this task and [...]
Fr, Mai 18, 2018
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Editor-in-Chief Len Tashman's Preview of Foresight The Spring 2018 issue of Foresight—the 49th since our beginning in 2005—opens with a feature section on Supply Chain forecasting. More specifically, it addresses the very critical matter of how a company should determine its service-level targets, or the probability that no shortages [...]
Fr, Mai 18, 2018
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During SAS Global Forum 2018, I sat down with four SAS users to get their take on what makes a SAS user. Read through to find valuable tips they shared and up your SAS game. I'm sure you will come away inspired, as you discover some universal commonalities in being [...]
Do, Mai 17, 2018
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When data meets geography, use cases revolve around mapping and spatial analytics. But what happens when you combine digital analytics and powerful visualization for customer location analysis? Leveraging data collection mechanisms, SAS 360 Discover captures first-party behavioral information across the entire digital customer experience with a brand's websites and mobile [...]
Do, Mai 17, 2018
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Stigma and discrimination in behavioral health, while improving, remain obstacles to people seeking care. And any obstacles need to be addressed, because those struggling with behavioral health and mental illness are simply not getting the help they need. According to the National Institute of Mental Health, “The percentage of [...]
Do, Mai 17, 2018
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Don't be a data hoarder. Jim Harris shares guidelines for a data retention strategy. The post Data retention strategy – Part 2 appeared first on SAS Blogs. [...]
Do, Mai 17, 2018
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"College seniors and recent graduates are often overwhelmed with a long list of "to do" items and while they have every intention of looking for a job, they often put it off until they are done with school, done with the celebrations and finally have time to focus on what [...]
Do, Mai 17, 2018
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The EU's General Data Protection Regulation has received a lot of press over the last few years. Organisations have been discussing how to implement it, and it has often, if not routinely, been viewed as a challenge and a requirement, a box that needs to be ticked before everyone can [...]
Do, Mai 17, 2018
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Part 6 of this series takes us to the first Dutch SAS partner, PW Consulting, where I talked with Technical Director Willem Boersma, Data Scientist Wouter Hordijk and Sales Manager Jeroen de Nooijer. Company overview PW Consulting was founded in 1988, one year after SAS Netherlands opened. For those who [...]
Do, Mai 17, 2018
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In my article about how to construct calibration plots for logistic regression models in SAS, I mentioned that there are several popular variations of the calibration plot. The previous article showed how to construct a loess-based calibration curve. Austin and Steyerberg (2013) recommend the loess-based curve on the basis of [...]
Mi, Mai 16, 2018
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A new world has opened up in insurance, as the Internet of Things (IoT) changes how insurers and individuals operate. The transition towards a preventative business model is almost inevitable as technology becomes more connected and smarter. Insurance companies cannot afford to ignore the arrival of the IoT, or they [...]
Mi, Mai 16, 2018
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Sábado por la tarde. Un aficionado al futbol visita la tienda de conveniencia más cercana para comprar todo lo necesario para disfrutar el partido de su equipo favorito: botanas, comida, bebidas. Recorre los pasillos, pero no encuentra todo lo que quiere. Pregunta al dependiente; éste le responde que algunos de [...]
Di, Mai 15, 2018
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If you are reading this, then you have likely already made the difficult decision to move a loved one to a long term care facility. Choosing a facility can be overwhelming, with a dizzying number of decisions to make along the way. Having worked with several families [...]
Di, Mai 15, 2018
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Editor's note: Learn more about SAS 360 Plan, the latest addition to the SAS Customer Intelligence 360 solution. We all know that digital platforms have transformed the role of marketing in the last few years; however, in many organizations, marketing operations hasn't kept pace with that innovation. Marketers need to [...]
Di, Mai 15, 2018
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Government fraud defrauds the public, but how can we fight it more efficiently? Are fraud numbers too small to matter? Is there the potential of doing more using less resources? I get the impression that government agencies and organisations struggle to fight fraud, and even how to detect and recognise [...]
Di, Mai 15, 2018
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Doświadczenie i wiedza merytoryczna nie zawsze idą w parze z kompetencjami technicznymi i statystycznymi. Przystępność i różnorodność użytkowników, metod i narzędzi jest przewagą w walce z nadużyciami. Platforma analityczna wspierająca wykrywanie nadużyć musi być zbudowana w sposób pozwalający maksymalnie wykorzystać potencjał wiedzy pracowników. Trzeba pamiętać, że nie są to dzisiaj [...]
Di, Mai 15, 2018
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Tax administrations are under pressure like never before. Digitisation, both in the public sector and in society in general, is completely changing how data is moving around – for better and worse. It's not really a viable solution to just allocate more employees to manual tax inspections. Advanced analytics is [...]
Di, Mai 15, 2018
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In my previous post, I talked to Prenton Chetty, Head of Analytics at Nedbank, about changes to analytical projects. In this post, we discuss how data science teams are organised and the operational challenges of running this type of team. Do you think data science teams should be centralised or [...]
Mo, Mai 14, 2018
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In a recent #SASchat we explored the intersection of artificial intelligence and human creativity. Posing questions like, "How is AI impacting human creativity?" And, "What will it take for the public to fully trust AI?" In the lively online conversation, a few themes prevailed: Automation enabled by AI frees humans [...]
Mo, Mai 14, 2018
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I get asked a lot of questions by customers at all levels. They all want to know how to solve their problems, and it is part of my role to help them find answers. The range of questions is extremely broad. Data scientists want to know how they can improve [...]
Mo, Mai 14, 2018
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A logistic regression model is a way to predict the probability of a binary response based on values of explanatory variables. It is important to be able to assess the accuracy of a predictive model. This article shows how to construct a calibration plot in SAS. A calibration plot is [...]
Mo, Mai 14, 2018
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Im Gastbeitrag beschreibt Metacoda, wie die SAS Platform datenschutzkonform betrieben werden kann, und welche Tools dabei helfen. Sobald Unternehmen Kunden aus der Europäischen Union bedienen und deren persönliche Daten verarbeiten, muss zukünftig die Datenschutz-Grundverordnung, kurz DSGVO, eingehalten werden. Das sagt Ihnen nichts? Diese Grafik gibt einen ersten Überblick über die [...]
Mo, Mai 14, 2018
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Ethik (Studien)