During last week’s MIT Sloan CIO Symposium, attendees were told that their organizations need to develop data-driven decision-making skills to capitalize on ‘big data’ technologies. Shawn Banerji, managing director at Russell Reynolds Associates put it this way: “Reliance on empirical data is in. Going with your gut is out.” Would you agree with his analysis? [...]
Answer Question | June 10, 2013 6:51 PM
Big Data, Data analysis, Empirical data
At my company we currently take all unit run notes down by hand and then use them to develop graphical representation of the actual time spent on each task. The notes differ from each operator and cause problems with inaccurate and lost information. I am looking into developing a system to have a set of [...]
Answer Question | May 22, 2013 1:39 PM
Data analysis, Handheld devices, logging, Software
In SearchCIO’s recent social engagement-themed tweet jam, one idea was clear: Incorporating social tools into regular business practices is increasingly vital to organizational success. But left unclear were the CIO’s responsibilities for collecting data — not to mention identifying, analyzing and protecting it. Is collecting social media data the CIOs’ responsibility? If it’s not the [...]
Answer Question | May 28, 2013 4:04 PM
CIO responsibilities, Data analysis, Social media data
I want to know the different types of data, their description and applications.
Answer Question | April 19, 2013 8:59 PM
Data, Data analysis
Is it possible to become so set in your ways of analysis that you begin to miss key data points? If so, what tools are you aware of that can help you see your data in a new light?
Answer Question | April 22, 2013 5:59 PM
I want to use Students’ Treatment Total Score and Control Group Total Score, and measure ‘difference between the scores’. And then I want to measure effect size and Significance for each ‘difference’ score. How can I do this in SPSS?
Answer Question | November 14, 2012 12:56 PM
Data analysis, SPSS
Hi, I have a data set that is generated from a population survey of a licensed profession in the state. I have a 63% response rate. I am generating demographics (age, gender, race, degree level distributions) and descriptives for age, hours worked etc. How do I generate CIs and statistical significance of these distributions and [...]
Answer Question | May 19, 2011 5:20 PM
Data analysis, SPSS, SPSS Data Editor, Statistical analysis software
We need to capture network packets for analysis on our Windows server 2003. How can we achieve this and is there a guide to analyzing this data?
Answer Question | September 16, 2010 3:29 PM
Data analysis, Network Packet, Packet Analyzer Software, Packet analyzers, Packets, Security in 2010, Windows, Windows Server 2003
i want to select some rows and show the ave of colums of that rows in anaother row how can i do that ?
Answer Question | July 19, 2010 4:06 PM
Data analysis, Data Mining, Data mining/analysis, SPSS, SPSS Data Editor, Statistical analysis software
Hi I am new for Data Analysis, I want to know how to start for this profile. What are all basic requirements and start from? I know computer basics I am good in Excel. What else required?
Answer Question | April 18, 2010 1:21 PM
Data analysis, Data Analytics
HI, MY NAME IS PATRICK AND IAM TO DESIGN A CONTEXT DIAGRAM OF DFD FOR A HOSPITAL SYSTEM. THE PROCESS IS “ADMISSION SYSTEM” THE ENTITIES ARE: PATIENT, HOSPITAL,OUTPATIENT,DOCTORS/NURSES,HOSPITAL RECORD SYSTEM,MINISTRY OF HEALTH DEPARTMENT,RELEVANT WARDS. WHAT ARE THE DATA INPUT FROM EACH OF THESE ENTITIES,AND WHEN PROCESSED, WHAT WOULD BE THE OUTPUT FOR EACH OF THE ENTITIES?
Answer Question | March 8, 2010 1:50 AM
How do you currently collect behavioral, attitudal, transactional and demographic data? This question is sponsored by SPSS.
Answer Question | September 1, 2009 1:40 PM
Data analysis, Data Analytics, SPSS
hi I am doing dataanalysis for sas. I have to create multiple do loops as i have smae family id for 3-4 persons but unique personla id and then separate event status for all .how to create a sas program so that it works separately for all the observations with similar id and then go [...]
Answer Question | June 12, 2009 7:03 PM
Data analysis, SAS, SAS Data Analysis
I am trying to prep someone for an interview, The manager is leading the clipper transition. How do I explain to someone what clipper is and how it relates to the job description below? Required: field mapping and testing experience, understanding of technical documentation and basic SQL, Nice to have: MS office, excel, access (access [...]
Answer Question | April 16, 2009 7:06 PM
Clipper, Data analysis, IT careers
In my data set, I have four variables that have the same codes in them. The four variables relate to the same question that was given four different times to the same people. How do I get all of their responses under one variable so that I can work with it
Answer Question | November 12, 2009 6:52 AM
Data analysis, Datasets, Variables
Does anyone have any experience with configuring ArcSight and Snort so that ArcSight can pull the payload information from the Snort sensor?
Answer Question | January 22, 2009 4:17 PM
ArcSight, Data analysis, Snort
Hi, I have tried to run a regression based on a covariance matrix (saved as Libro1.csv) but I’ve got the follwing message: “The READ subcommand is no longer used. Use MATRIX IN(reference) instead. Matrix input now expects an SPSS data file. Text found: READ. This command is not executed.” I used the following syntax: DATA [...]
Answer Question | October 18, 2008 10:49 AM
Over at ConstructionSoftwareReview.com, we have noticed that a fair number of cost estimators, cost engineers and contractors in the construction industry use Excel to determine how much a particular project will cost and to prepare the cost estimate that they present to potential clients. Is anybody out there using Microsoft Excel for cost estimating purposes, [...]
Answer Question | December 7, 2011 7:14 PM
Data analysis, Microsoft Excel
what method of data input would be best for printed questionnaires?
Answer Question | August 15, 2008 8:04 PM
I have a presentation to give on business intelligence using SQL Server 2005. Can you assist me by explaining the features Data Integration, Data Analysis, Data Reporting and Data Mining in SQL Server 2005?
Answer Question | July 28, 2008 3:42 PM
Data analysis, Data integration, SQL Server 2005