INFORMS Analytics Body of Knowledge (Wiley Series in Operations Research and Management Science)
We all want to make a difference. We all want our work to enrichthe world. As analytics professionals, we are fortunate - this isour time!We live in a world of pervasive data and ubiquitous, powerfulcomputation. This convergence has inspired and accelerated thedevelopment of both analytic techniques and tools and thispotential for analytics to have an impact has been a huge call toaction for organizations, universities, and governments.This title from Institute for Operations Research and theManagement Sciences (INFORMS) represents the perspectives of someof the most respected experts on analytics.Readers with various backgrounds in analytics – from novices toexperienced professionals – will benefit from reading about andimplementing the concepts and methods covered here.Peer reviewed chapters provide readers with in-depth insightsand a better understanding of the dynamic field of analyticsThe INFORMS Analytics Body of Knowledge documents thecore concepts and skills with which an analytics professionalshould be familiar; establishes a dynamic resource that will beused by practitioners to increase their understanding of analytics;and, presents instructors with a framework for developing academiccourses and programs in analytics.