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Dynamic Complexity: There’s a Hidden Time Bomb Ticking within Your Business Systems

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ABSTRACT: Today new business challenges arise because the interdependencies between business’s processes, services and infrastructure have become overly complex and exist in a constant state of change, known as dynamic complexity. The impacts of dynamic complexity always result in loss of quality, quantity and/or cost. This paper examines how businesses can use analytics to proactively anticipate the risk caused by dynamic complexity and know which actions to take to improve business outcomes.

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Using Dynamic Benchmarking to Identify Better Ways of Operating

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ABSTRACT: Today’s business executives don't just want to know that their costs or performance metrics are in line with the market. Increasingly, they want to see how they compare in areas of innovation, agility, standardization and quality. And from that comparison have the ability to identify opportunities for future improvement. This paper explains how new methods of dynamic benchmarking provide the multi-dimensional comparisons operational leaders need to uncover new and better ways of operating.

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Using Predictive Analytics to Mature IT Production

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ABSTRACT: This paper provides an overview of the advantages of using predictive analytics to execute model-based IT system testing and identifies which traditional system testing tasks can be replaced with new model-based methods to increase testing effectiveness, efficiency and coverage. Additionally, it presents reasons why companies should leverage predictive analytics throughout the SDLC to streamline processes, mitigate risks and avoid long-term maintenance issues.

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Prescriptive Production: Delivering on the Vision of Better, Faster and Leaner

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ABSTRACT: This paper provides valuable insights into the strategic practices and technological innovations jointly developed by a leading German bank and Accretive to meet the evolving production performance requirements of today’s complex and competitive business climate. It explains how these innovations can be used across industries to identify and quantify the dynamic factors that increasingly threaten production goals. Additionally, it presents the benefits of taking a proactive approach to production management that uses advancements in analytics, automation and machine learning sciences to optimally control production environments.

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Banking Industry: How Predictive Analytics Help Drive Strategic Cost Efficiency Gains

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ABSTRACT: For bank CEOs, CFOs, CIOs and COOs in particular, this paper provides valuable insight into why more strategic cost efficiency programs—guided by forward-looking, fact-based decisions—are needed to meet the needs of the modern business era. Additionally, it presents new requirements for identifying the dynamic factors that increasingly threaten cost efficiencies, as well as, advanced approaches to predictive analytics which can be relied upon to predict the future behavior of banking systems that have now become too complex and dynamic to be understood using previous methods of statistical analysis.

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Implementing a Strategy Towards a Cloud Environment

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ABSTRACT: Cloud services provide opportunities for customers and small companies to adopt new services as reliable, easy-to-use capabilities. They also provide the ability for world Posts to use their economies of scale to provide current and new services to their customers, especially in the area where security and regulatory control of ‘cloud’ services are critical. This paper provides insights into how Posts can leverage Accretive’s predictive analytics and business modelling capabilities to make smart Cloud decisions and ultimately become more agile and cost efficient.

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