A Framework for Selecting an Analytics Provider

July 17, 2017 | Research Report

More than $175 billion has been invested in the big data analytics and artificial intelligence (AI) space; nearly 75% of those investment deals have happened in the past five years. Clients, especially in manufacturing, are being approached by dozens of analytics providers on how their novel AI algorithms can enable new applications and save clients millions of dollars. This report looks at some realistic use cases for AI, what applications manufacturing industries are pursuing, and what capabilities clients should look for in an analytics platform.


  • Chemicals
  • CPG
  • Government & Non-Profit
  • Industrials
  • Oil and Gas
  • Utilities

Table of Contents

  • Landscape
    As artificial intelligence and big data analytics become the new buzzwords, companies are struggling to understand these technologies and identify the right partners to work with.
  • Analysis
    Despite the vast differences among industry sectors, participants in different sectors are seeking similar capabilities in analytics platforms.

Lead Analyst

Vice President, Group Director


Russ Rivin

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