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Perfect Your Bracket with Google Cloud

By | 2018-03-14T10:21:00+00:00 March 14, 2018|Categories: Data & Analytics, Fusion Blog|Tags: , |

Looking for some help filling out your bracket this year? Just in time for March Madness, Maven Wave has created a mapping application that will help you make your selections. Whether you are looking to make your choices based on team mascot, school colors, or conference record, we've got you covered. The application uses [...]

Employee Spotlight: Kelly Coughlin

By | 2018-03-14T10:13:01+00:00 March 13, 2018|Categories: Fusion Blog, Working at Maven Wave|Tags: |

Kelly Coughlin serves as the Events Manager on the marketing team at Maven Wave. Coughlin attended Augustana College and studied Business Administration. Coughlin has several years of experience in marketing ranging from event planning, project management, association management, branding, and measuring metrics of campaigns for both professional services and financial service firms. [...]

Reinvigorate Your Data Analytics Team with Serverless Computing

By | 2018-02-16T14:17:49+00:00 February 14, 2018|Categories: Data & Analytics, Fusion Blog|Tags: , , |

What is serverless computing? The funny thing about “serverless computing” is that in reality, it still requires servers. The name serverless computing is used because the server management and capacity planning decisions are completely hidden from the developer or operator. Sometimes referred to as “Function-as-a-Service” (FaaS), serverless computing is the concept of [...]

Ask the Expert: Machine Learning

By | 2018-02-17T21:19:49+00:00 February 7, 2018|Categories: Fusion Blog, Innovation Posts, Technology Solutions Posts|Tags: , , , , , |

In the era of digital transformation, businesses are reporting machine learning (ML) their top business priority. Companies are rapidly beginning to rely on ML to streamline their processes, ultimately increasing efficiencies. While ML is being implemented across many industries, it's only the start of this journey. In this Ask the Expert, we dive deeper [...]

Get More Out of Your G Suite Investment

By | 2018-02-12T10:38:18+00:00 February 2, 2018|Categories: Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

It’s no question that the cloud has revolutionized business, allowing for more flexibility, collaboration, and accessibility. In the era of digital transformation, businesses are seeking to fully leverage the cloud and its advanced capabilities to stay competitive and attract top talent. G Suite provides users with a standard set of tools (Docs, Sheets, Slides, [...]

How to Leverage Geolocation Data In Any Industry

By | 2018-02-07T09:22:52+00:00 February 2, 2018|Categories: Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , , |

No matter what industry you work in today, all businesses are collecting enormous amounts of customer data. Most likely, a lot of that data has a geolocation component to it. Some of the use cases for taking advantage of that data may be obvious (i.e.mobile ordering), but there are many other ways to monetize [...]

How to Successfully Run Machine Learning with Google Cloud Platform

By | 2018-01-15T16:10:21+00:00 January 5, 2018|Categories: Cloud & Machine Learning, Fusion Blog|Tags: , , |

6 Essential Components If you’re reading this article, you are likely already using Google Cloud Platform (GCP), planning to use it, or maybe you are simply intrigued to learn more. Irrespective of your situation, there are some common patterns and approaches to running Machine Learning (ML) with GCP. Below are the top 6 [...]

Building Faster: Workshop-Based Experience Design

By | 2018-01-17T09:57:55+00:00 December 19, 2017|Categories: Experience Design, Fusion Blog|Tags: , , |

It’s safe to say everyone agrees that the ideal approach to experience design is to start by investigating your users, gaining insight into their behaviors and motivations. From there, you move into detailed design of all aspects of your system. But what happens when this sort of user research and design approach isn’t practical, [...]