Action Verbs for Thinking People

It’s very easy for us analytics consultants to get typecast as quantitative back office data junkies whose value to our clients is proportionate to the volume of numbers we crunch and the things we think about. Perhaps some of us find that role comfortable. At times, I do. But the [...]

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IDIer Fred Woodaman wins best paper at CSER!

On May 8, 2018 Dr. Fred Woodaman was awarded best paper at the Conference on Systems Engineering Research (CSER). Check out the abstract below: The purpose of this paper is to introduce the Stress-Injury Pathway to Military Suicide (SIPMS), a systems model of suicide and its prevention in the military. [...]

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Portfolio Optimization Use in Fleet Management

What Is Portfolio Optimization Portfolio Optimization technology uses principles and best practices to ensure that technology solutions are met, and that business objectives are exceeded. It is important for businesses to balance many different objectives to make a sound decision in fleet management planning. Data Transformation Data continues to transform [...]

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Decision Analysis Approach to Portfolio Fleet Management (and Risk Analysis)

Fleet Management is the management of vehicles, aircraft, boats, and auxiliary equipment aimed at the optimization of costs, risks, and efficiency in fleet operations. A range of functions could be taken into account for managing your fleet as a portfolio. For example, human factors such as driver management, platform factors such [...]

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