Category: analytics

May 29, 2020 | post

How Synpulse is using Squirro over AWS to provide FS firms with a competitive edge

Financial Services (FS) is a sector that is changing rapidly. Faced with more agile market entrants and ever-evolving customer demands, most FS firms now have innovation teams charged with looking for new ways of working and transforming their business. There is a desire to utilize new...


Feb 13, 2018 | post

Doing more with Data in Insurance & FS – A 3 stepped approach

Banking organisations and insurance companies, financial services in short, are an industry that is both fast-paced and highly competitive. It’s no exaggeration to state that there is more data in FS than most other industries can even contemplate, let alone use in any meaningful sense. The...


Nov 27, 2017 | post

Dreamforce – the Woodstock of the IT industry

Dreamforce, the flagship conference of Salesforce, took place a couple of weeks back. With over 170’000 participants it essentially has become the Woodstock of the IT industry. It is a fascinating congregation of everyone and everything IT. And Salesforce does a fantastic job to make it feel everything else than...


Nov 22, 2017 | post

Insurtech Top 5  – DIA Munich and AI Data Analysis

Artificial spent a couple of cold days in Munich last week for the third iteration of the Digital Insurance Agenda conference. Startups from all over the world, but mainly Germany and Holland, demoed their technology on stage (no slides allowed), although take note, trying to talk...


Sep 21, 2017 | post

Salesforce Ventures launches $50M fund to encourage AI – Squirro part of first funded companies

Salesforce Ventures announced a $50 million fund to encourage startups to build AI-fueled applications on top of Salesforce. “The goal of the Salesforce AI Fund is to accelerate the development of transformative AI solutions on Salesforce,” Matt Garratt, VP at Salesforce Ventures told TechCrunch. The first...


Aug 17, 2017 | post

AdNovum announces partnership with Squirro

Zurich, August 17, 2017 – AdNovum announces that it has established a partnership with analytics specialist Squirro. Through this partnership, the company reinforces its expertise in data analysis consulting services and will boost its range of solutions with the strategic integration of Squirro’s technology. The Swiss...


Jul 7, 2017 | post

Squirro Completes Financing Round of $10 Million Led by Orange Growth Capital

Zurich, London, 7 July 2017 – Squirro, the advanced context intelligence & insights solution provider, has completed a $10m Series B funding round led by new investor, Orange Growth Capital. They are joined by another new investor, Salesforce Ventures, and existing investors. Squirro will use the new...


Jul 4, 2017 | post

Drive Decisions with Data – Cognitive Use Cases

Only 8% of businesses make more than 50% of their decisions based on data4. Yet all businesses create vast amounts of data. Why do businesses of all sizes make so little use of data? At a recent Swiss Cognitive event a group of executives met to discuss this challenge...


Jun 19, 2017 | post

New Data Analytics Platform launched for Institutional Asset Management

NEW YORK, June 19 –Squirro and fin|searches announced the launch of a new analytics platform that provides first-of-its-kind insights into the institutional asset management space. The new platform, fin|analytics, takes the in-depth research on North American-based institutional investors compiled by fin|searches and combines it with the...


May 29, 2017 | post

Trend Detection on Stock Prices

Squirro’s trend detection engine was originally developed for anomaly and trend detection in operational data such as our Service Insights proposition applied to ITSM environments, like ServiceNow. Here’s a try to apply the engine to time series data normally referred to as stock price data. In...


Apr 19, 2017 | post

Squirro for ServiceNow App

Just released: The Squirro for ServiceNow App bringing Insights for Proactive Incident Management. This Squirro Service Insights app helps you to rapidly extract the most relevant and valuable insights across your ServiceNow environment. With the App and its advanced search functionality you’ll be faster at any incident...


Mar 8, 2017 | post

Your Data Silos are Lying to You

One of the big promises of a data-driven enterprise is that actionable decisions can be made unencumbered by bias, hidden agendas or any of the human factors that could intentionally or unintentionally influence the essential ‘truth’ of a matter. After all, data is fact. It’s a...