The new space race: A breeding ground for great innovation?

The new space race is grabbing headlines and driving public interest in the potential of ‘extraterrestrial’ exploration. For tech innovators, it opens the doors to a world of exciting new possibilities. It has brought in a fast-moving, ‘Silicon Valley’ type innovative paradigm to a sector that was previously the government’s domain. 

Closer to home, the UK is about to get back into the space arena with UK Transport Secretary Grant Shapps announcing in May this year...

Forth Point taps Sisense for AI analytics partnership

Data science and engineering consultancy Forth Point has partnered with Sisense to leverage its AI analytics platform.

Sisense aims to go beyond traditional business intelligence analytics by infusing analytics into all aspects of an organisation.

This means analytics become embedded in both customer and employee applications and workflows, enabling businesses to act on their data at the right opportunity.

Forth Point will use Sisense Fusion, the company’s...

From the cloud to the pitch — How data analytics is evolving football

Data analytics are no longer solely the province of big enterprises, but are being leveraged by companies of all shapes and sizes and infused into workflows to help decision-making processes anywhere — even on the football pitch. In fact, analytics are now an essential part of the winning formula that’s revolutionising football teams and the way they play.

Players, pioneers, and leaders

For most of modern history, coaches had little more than pen, paper, and video to help...

AI, the future of work and how to improve the safety and security of the workforce

In less than two years, the workplace has evolved quickly. Our personal space inside our homes has transformed into a makeshift office, while corporate buildings are vacant and underutilised. 

As vaccines continue to roll out, a hybrid work model has emerged, with staff now alternating and ‘taking turns’ being back in the office. In the US, research done by SHRM.org highlights that 55% of the workforce favours a hybrid workforce post-pandemic. 

In the UK, a...