Cochran, James J.

INFORMS Analytics Body of Knowledge

Cochran, James J. - INFORMS Analytics Body of Knowledge, ebook


Ebook, ePUB with Adobe DRM
ISBN: 9781119488255
DRM Restrictions

Printing120 pages with an additional page accrued every 7 hours, capped at 120 pages
Copy to clipboard5 excerpts

Standardizes the definition and framework of analytics

ABOK stands for Analytics Body of Knowledge. Based on the authors’ definition of analytics—which is “a process by which a team of people helps an organization make better decisions (the objective) through the analysis of data (the activity)”— this book from Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS) represents the perspectives of some of the most respected experts on analytics. The INFORMS ABOK documents the core concepts and skills with which an analytics professional should be familiar; establishes a dynamic resource that will be used by practitioners to increase their understanding of analytics; and, presents instructors with a framework for developing academic courses and programs in analytics.

The INFORMS ABOK offers in-depth insight from peer-reviewed chapters that provide readers with a better understanding of the dynamic field of analytics. Chapters cover: Introduction to Analytics; Getting Started with Analytics; The Analytics Team; The Data; Solution Methodology; Model Building; Machine Learning; Deployment and Life Cycle Management; and The Blossoming Analytics Talent Pool: An Overview of the Analytics Ecosystem.

Across industries and academia, readers with various backgrounds in analytics – from novices who are interested in learning more about the basics of analytics to experienced professionals who want a different perspective on some aspect of analytics – will benefit from reading about and implementing the concepts and methods covered by the INFORMS ABOK.

If you would like to learn more about the Wiley Series in Operations Research and Management Science or if you would like to write for the series, please visit: https://www.wiley.com/WileyCDA/Section/id-814058.html.


analytics; INFORMS; ABOK; statistics; analytics for statistics; analytics for operations research; analytics for economics; analytics for computer science; analytics operations; analytics for industrial engineering; math and analytics; analytics for mathematics; big data; analytics and big data; data science; analytics and machine learning; machine learning; statistics; applied statistics; statistical analytics; understanding analytics; applying analytics; guide to analytics; Analytics Body of Knowledge; the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences; INFORMS ABOK

, Management Science / Operations Research, Applied Probability & Statistics, Management Science/Operational Research, Applied Probability & Statistics
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
Wiley Series in Operations Research and Management Science
Page amount
400 pages
Natural Sciences
Printed ISBN

Similar titles