A predictive data analytics model is like a puppy: not a great investment unless one is willing to train and retrain it continually, according to Dave Wright (pictured), chief strategy officer of ServiceNow Inc. Wright outlined how the...Show More Summary
New data from Strategy Analytics shows that Apple’s iPhone 7 was the top-selling smartphone during the first quarter of 2017 despite a slight year-over-year drop in sales. While Apple doesn’t release iPhone sales by model, Strategy Analytics estimates that the iPhone 7 accounted for 6.1% of total smartphones shipped while the iPhone 7 Plus captured 4.9% of shipments. more…
Categories: Analytics, Procurement Financials, Procurement Strategy & Planning, Savings Tracking Tags: viewpoint Savings is the primary performance measure for procurement. These key savings measures must be qualified relative to the actual spend under management to have true value. Show More Summary
Apple might not be selling as many iPhones as it would like, but it sounds like its Watches have been doing quite well. According to Strategy Analytics, it shipped 3.5 million wearables in the first quarter of 2017, 59 percent higher than the 2.2 million devices it did in the same period last year. Show More Summary
Strategy Analytics says tablet shipments were down 10% year-on-year in Q1, 2017. The smartphone market, meanwhile, continues to grow.
A new research report from Strategy Analytics places Apple as the number one vendor in the wearables market in Q1 2017, unseating Fitbit. According to the report, total shipments of wearables globally reached 22 million units in theShow More Summary
Apple Watch has overtaken Fitbit to be crowned largest wearables vendor in the world, according to Strategy Analytics. The market research firm claims that Apple sold around 3.5 million Apple Watches in the first three months of calendar 2017. Show More Summary
While Apple itself doesn’t break out Apple Watch sales numbers due to competitive reasons, we can usually get a good idea of performance from analytic companies. Now, Strategy Analytics is out with its latest numbers, reporting that Apple sold 3.5 million Apple Watch units during the most recent quarter… more…
Citing a boom in Apple Watch sales, market research firm Strategy Analytics in a report released Thursday said Apple overtook Fitbit to become the world's largest wearables vendor for the first quarter of 2017.
Categories: Best Practice, Finance, Procurement, Procurement Financials, Procurement Strategy & Planning, Procurement Systems & Architecture Tags: Plus Analytics are all the rage. And spend analysis is Procurement 101. So, getting some reasonable investment shouldn't be a problem, right? Wrong. Show More Summary
DDB New York boosted its strategy department with its latest two hires, welcoming Reema Mitra as group director of digital strategy and Joe Panzarella as group director of strategy and analytics. Mitra and Panzarella will both report to DDB New York chief strategy officer Stuart Hazlewood. "We are thrilled to have brought exceptional new talent...
If the Samsung Galaxy S8 didn't take off then Samsung still might not have been hurting too badly. A Strategy Analytics report suggests the company sold as many as 7.2 million Galaxy S7 units in the first quarter.
Samsung has sold 55 million units of the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge around the world so far.
by Angela Guess A recent press release reports, “Innovations in the areas of artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning and deep learning are beginning to dominate the technology landscape. These concepts are set to revolutionize...Show More Summary
The Sacramento Kings today announced the hiring of Luke Bornn as Vice President of Strategy and Analytics. Bornn joins the Kings organization after most recently serving as Head of Analytics for A.S. Roma of the Italian Serie A Football League, where he worked closely with managers, coaches and sports scientists to measure and evaluate athletes and [...]
Categories: Afternoon Coffee Tags: General News SAP announced last week changes to its executive leadership. Brightfield Strategies, creator of the data aggregation and analytics platform Talent Data Exchange (TDX), announced Thursday...Show More Summary
iPhone owners are largely satisfied with Apple's CarPlay, according to a new report from market research firm Strategy Analytics. The report is available to Strategy Analytics clients only, but author Chris Schreiner shared some of his...Show More Summary
Wednesday 4.19.17 Music Business News From Around The Web Interesting music related announcements at Facebook's F8 yesterday, but still no overarching music strategy or or promise of payments to rightsholders. Updated continuously under our More News tab
Big data analytics keeps getting bigger. The big data and analytics market, which reached $130.1 billion in 2016, is projected to expand at a compound annual growth rate of 11.7 percent a year to reach $203 billion by 2020, according to the International Data Corporation. As more companies use big data business intelligence applications to drive their […]
A report from Strategy Analytics show that the Chinese smartphone brand is getting popular in the world's second largest smartphone market.