Thor Olavsrud

Thor Olavsrud covers data analytics, business intelligence, and data science for CIO.com. He resides in New York.
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10 master data management certifications that will pay off

Individuals with expertise in master data management (MDM) are essential to helping organizations get the most out of their data and comply with regulations. Here are the MDM certifications that will give your career an edge.
Dec, 2 2021
PepsiCo tackles supply chain with data
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PepsiCo tackles supply chain with data

The food and beverage multinational is transforming its ecommerce sales and field sales teams with predictive analytics that help it know when a retailer is about to be out of stock.
Nov, 30 2021
6 famous analytics and AI disasters
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6 famous analytics and AI disasters

Insights from data and machine learning algorithms can be invaluable, but mistakes can cost you reputation, revenue, or even lives. These high-profile analytics and AI blunders illustrate what can go wrong.
Nov, 23 2021
Microsoft Data Analyst Associate certification guide
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Microsoft Data Analyst Associate certification guide

BI and data visualization skills are in demand and Microsoft Power BI skills are a great way to get ahead. Here's our guide to Microsoft's Data Analyst Associate certification.
Nov, 1 2021