Category: Squirro Insights

Jul 27, 2015 | post

Data is everywhere – Watch for yourself

We’re in a data driven world like our friends at BIPB often say. Yes indeed we are. Watch for yourself:

Mar 29, 2015 | post

Swiss Economic Forum awards Squirro SEF4KMU label

The Swiss Economic Forum (SEF) awards Squirro the High-Potential SME quality label. The initiative by the SEF recognizes high potential small and medium sized businesses in Switzerland. We feel honoured to have been awarded this label after a thorough review of our business and of growth strategy!

Mar 6, 2015 | post

Challenger Sales

I recently was introduced to the CEB Sales Leadership Council and their research on sales and sales effectiveness. Their research shows impressively how the sales process has been changing as product and solution information becomes readily available to buyers online. Today most buyers actually have made...

Dec 22, 2014 | post

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

We here from Team Squirro wish you all a wonderful Christmas and a very happy New Year!

Nov 5, 2014 | post

And the winner is…

  We congratulate warmly irewind on winning the Swiss ICT Award in the newcomer category and iart on winning the Swiss ICT Award. We would like also to congratulate MemoWays, ShoeSize.Me, Cyberfish, Swisstopo, Klewel and UBS who competed in the different categories.  Finally thank you to the Swiss ICT...

Oct 24, 2014 | post

Swiss Technology Award Finalist!

Yay, we’re finalist in the category ‘Startups’ for the Swiss Technology Award. The award, founded by Nicolas Hayek, the ‘Uber-Father’ of Swatch and Swiss Watch making generally, recognises exceptional technologies with a world wide potential. We thinks that’s a fit 😉

Oct 22, 2014 | post

Workshop: Discovering Business Insight from Unstructured Data

Together with our Technology Partner Qlik, we’re organising a workshop on advanced data analytics for wealth management. We’ll show how organizations increase revenue and client satisfaction through the simultaneous analysis of both structured and unstructured data.  Date & Time: 28 October 2014, 10am-1pmPlace: New York, 292 Madison...

Sep 4, 2014 | post

Search the 935 Iraq War lies of the Bush administration

In a widely-reported study of orchestrated deception, the Center for Public Integrity found that President Bush and seven top officials made 935 false statements leading up to the Iraq war. The Center’s main challenge was to pull together the sources of lies, integrate them into an...

Sep 2, 2014 | post

One dashboard for all Premier League news and statistics

We are pleased to announce the release of the 2014/15 Premier League dashboard in partnership with BIPB. Our aim is to provide all Premier League fans with one easy to use dashboard where they will get all the information they are looking for. You can now...

Sep 1, 2014 | post

Right, but what IS Search-Based Data Discovery?

By Chris von Csefalvay I’m sure I’m not alone with dreading the question ‘what is it you do?’. It’s difficult enough to explain what systems architects do – but then to explain that I work in ‘search-based data discovery’ (SBDD) is almost a guarantee to get...

Aug 14, 2014 | post

Analytics8 announces the Contextual Intelligence Challenge

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA – 7 August, 2014: Analytics8 today launched the Contextual Intelligence Challenge, a unique competition for business intelligence professionals to submit their innovative use cases for leveraging the Squirro unstructured data analytics platform to their organisational advantage. The most innovative use case with the potential...

Aug 12, 2014 | post

The rise of the Chief Data Officer (CDO)

Big Data still continues to be the “buzz word” of the moment and as we start to see new job titles emerge that focus on big data, it doesn’t look like it is going anywhere, anytime soon. Has your company decided to invest in a CDO?...