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Current context of the means of payment

The means of payment are experiencing a substantial increase in the volumes of digital transactions, and, at the same time, a considerable increase in fraud.

Analytics in Banking Industry

The level of analytical maturity of many financial institutions is very low. They have to make quick advancements, because if they do not take the necessary actions the fintech startups or their main competitors will…

Quanam Records a 5-Star Rated First Review on Clutch

We exist in the age of technological progress. Digital improvements have entirely transformed our daily lives, and one of the most significant impacts felt has been in the business environment. Businesses now have access to…

Organizational resilience: what the Pandemic revealed

One of the things that this pandemic has made clear is that not all organizations, even those that might in principle be comparable, have the same ability to adapt to change. And, obviously, those that…

Tech-celeration

By mid-1998, I wrote an article, (a blog in today’s jargon), for Quanam’s Newsletter entitled: The end of distance.Its rationale was that the lower the costs of information processing and telecommunications, the shorter the distance…

Fraud detection and prevention, what is data science’s role?

What is meant by the word "fraud"? How do I detect fraud in my organization?

HUNDRED – HOGUE’s latest book

In 2020, a year which will be remembered in history as the year of the Great Pandemic, Quanam sponsored the edition of the book HUNDRED, Fifty & Fifty by artist Horacio Guerriero (Hogue).

About the Visualization: Nightingale and Spear, two figures separated by nearly a century

Elena Ganón Although my training was initially in Mathematical Statistics, then reading of Tukey’s work in Exploratory Data Analysis (known by the acronym EDA: “Exploratory Data Analysis”) and the French School of Data Analysis (“Analyse…

Integration between Cognos Analytics and Jupyter Notebook in practice

In the first part of this article we saw the steps and requirements we need to follow to have a successfull integration between Cognos and Jupyter Notebooks as well as the benefits of said integration.…

Integration between IBM Cognos Analytics and Jupyter Notebook

As we have seen in previous occasions, IBM Cognos Analytics continues to improve in terms of visualization and self-service tools. With the recent versions, it has been incorporating explorations (which consist of finding relationships between…

Telework: an opportunity in times of crisis

Over the last two months the world has been fighting an invisible enemy. From inadvertently to brutally, we have been struggling against an unknown intruder which has been haunting everyone’s life. Initially it was a…

Coronavirus: reflections from the burrow

We do not know what is wrong with us: that is what is wrong with us.                                      …