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Lessons Learned From Advanced Analytics in Action

Published: 30 June 2015

ID: G00277867

Analyst(s): Douglas Laney


Gartner has compiled hundreds of examples from organizations around the world and in every industry that have deployed advanced analytics to transform their businesses. From these actual use cases, analytics and business leaders should heed several apparent best practices that emerge.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Reach Beyond Basic BI
  • Become Inspired by and Adapt Innovative Analytic Ideas From Leading Organizations in Sectors Outside Your Own
  • Encourage and Allow for Functionally Specific Advanced Analytic Solutions
  • Creatively Leverage and Intersect Exogenous Data Sources

Case Studies

  • Major Manufacturer and Defense Contractor
  • U.S. Health Provider
  • German Financial Services Company
  • Canadian Energy Company
  • U.S. Real Estate Information Provider
  • U.S. Research Hospital
  • Small Global Health Information Organization
  • Global Drainage Supplier
  • Major International Beverage Company
  • U.K. Wind Turbine Company

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