Posts By:

Simon Harrison

Analytics, Company News, In The Media - 30 July 2021

How did we architect our Euro 2020 prediction models?

By popular demand, we’ve decided to let you into our world and give you a little insight into the technology and work that went into running the Euro 2020 tournament prediction process. Here’s how we turn a collection of different

Read More
Analytics - 25 June 2021

The real Euros battle lies with predictive analytics

Accuracy rankings as of June 25th 2021 There’s excitement at the DeeperThanBlue offices in Victoria Quays. With Euro 2020 now in full swing, Head of Analytics Simon Harrison is giving bookkeepers a run for their money in the form of

Read More
Analytics, Industry News - 11 May 2021

Should we forget Gartner?

The recent 2021 Gartner Quadrant Report has certainly given food for thought. At first glance, it appears the big winners were Microsoft Power BI and Tableau, with others falling behind – in particular IBM, who have traditionally been a leader.

Read More
Analytics - 24 March 2021

COVID-19 impact to regrowth: Retail forecasting in a changed world

The last 12 months have had a huge impact on retailers. The pandemic has of course brought colossal changes in the way businesses operate, plan and run day-to-day. And while we have seen both retail casualties and success stories in

Read More
Analytics - 24 February 2021

See, Plan, Predict: The ladder to AI

AI enables you to develop new ideas, gain better insights and improve business decision making. But it isn’t simply a case of flipping a switch and immediately transforming your business through the power of AI. To reap the benefits, you

Read More
Analytics - 09 November 2020

Turning unused data into valuable insights

Can you turn unused data into valuable insights?     Do you view your business as data-driven? Are you making the most use of your data?   For many businesses there is a disconnect between these two answers. Many would regard themselves as data–driven due to

Read More
Analytics - 30 July 2019

AI in the retail world

AI is not just about ‘Chatbots’ and automated online customer service It can be an essential way to manage your customer experience and fulfilment based on what your customers have done before or intend to do next. Using AI can

Read More
Analytics, Events - 06 November 2018

Why finance professionals need data skills to stay relevant

There’s a saying doing the rounds at the moment that, Data is the new oil and Analytics the new engine. That being said you’d think that, if this is where the opportunity is at and given how much we are

Read More
Blog - 30 October 2018

Benefits of Business Analytics to Organisations

Why use Business Analytics within your Organisation? Using Analytics gives you the ability to turn masses of raw data into meaningful, actionable insights which allows your business to make better decisions and in turn, increases your business value. Technology has

Read More