Tag: COVID-19

Advanced Analytics | Analytics | Data for Good | Data Visualization
Melanie Carey 0
Are your hospital resources at risk of hitting capacity?

How have healthcare providers and governmental agencies predicted the fast-changing, potentially exponential increase in the need for medical services and equipment through the various stages of the COVID-19 pandemic? Mathematical techniques that attempt to model and understand the likely spread of the disease have been instrumental. The SEIR model is

Advanced Analytics | Analytics | Artificial Intelligence | Data for Good | Data Visualization | Machine Learning
Carlos Pinheiro 0
Mobility tracing: Helping local authorities in the fight against COVID-19

The current state of policy enforcement during an infectious disease pandemic is mostly reactive. Public health officials track changes in active cases, identify hot-spots and enforce containment policies primarily based on geographic proximity. By combining telecommunications data -- which we turn into mobility information -- with public health data of

Analytics | Data Visualization | Machine Learning
Jihye Yoo 0
[SGF시리즈#2] 인구이동분석, 접촉자 추적.. 팬데믹 극복을 위한 분석 기술

질병 확산을 억제하고 경제적 영향을 최소화하기 위해서는 인구가 어떻게 이동하는지 분석하고, 지역 내 접촉자를 추적하여 적절한 의사결정을 해야 합니다. 이번 SGF 시리즈에서는 인구 이동 분석과 접촉자 추적 등 SAS 분석 기술이 어떻게 팬데믹 극복을 위한 의사결정을 지원하는지에 대한 SAS 짐굿나잇 회장과 스티브 베넷 글로벌 정부기관 프랙티스 부문 이사의 세션을 소개합니다.

Analytics | Data for Good | Data Visualization
Jihye Yoo 0
코로나19 대시보드가 갖춰야 할 7가지 핵심 데이터

인류가 전례 없는 전투를 치르고 있는 가운데, 우리나라는 코로나19 모범 대응 국가로 큰 주목을 받고 있습니다. 여기서 한발 더 나아가 그 어느 국가보다 앞서 포스트 코로나19 를 준비하고 있습니다. 하지만 코로나19는 끊임없이 존재감을 드러내며 정부와 지자체, 공공기관의 의사결정자들을 당혹스럽게 하고 있습니다. 이 위기를 효과적으로 헤쳐나가고 또 다른 위기를 막기 위해서는

Advanced Analytics | Analytics | Data for Good
Melanie Carey 0
Speed up your COVID-19 research with text analysis: step-by-step

Adverse outcomes, and the rapid spread of COVID-19, have accelerated research on all aspects of the disease. You may have found it overwhelming, and very time-consuming, to find relevant and specialized insights in all the scientific literature out there. To aid researchers in quickly identifying relevant literature about key topics

Advanced Analytics | Analytics | Artificial Intelligence | Machine Learning
Charlie Chase 0
Rapid demand response forecasting helps retailers adapt during COVID-19

Rapid demand response forecasting techniques are forecasting processes that can incorporate key information quickly enough to act upon in real time by agile supply chains.   Retailers and consumer goods suppliers are urgently trying to determine how changes in consumer behavior will affect their regions, channels, categories, brands and products during

Alyssa Grube 0
Doing good and giving back

Written by Allison Hines and Kara Roberts  Over the last few weeks, we've shared stories of how SAS employees are banding together while staying apart during the COVID-19 crisis. Our people have donated their time and skills to the cause, including making masks for healthcare workers, leading virtual dance classes for students with special needs and hosting trivia games for charity via Zoom – among many other efforts. Keep reading

Advanced Analytics | Analytics
텍스트 분석으로 시작하는 코로나19 리서치

바이러스는 어떻게 확산될까요? 전염 가능성을 높이는 요인은 무엇일까요? 사람에 따라 증상이 다른 이유는 무엇일까요? 어떤 치료법이 효과 있을까요? 백신 개발은 얼만큼 진행된 걸까요?  매일 새로운 연구 결과가 발표되고 세계 각지에서 연구 프로젝트가 진행되고 있지만, 코로나19와 신종 코로나바이러스에 대해서 우리는 여전히 아는 것보다 모르는 것이 더 많습니다. 그리고 풀어야 할 궁금증은

Work & Life at SAS
Alyssa Grube 0
Using what you have, right where you are

Written by Allison Hines and Kara Roberts  To encourage and inspire others to think of ways to give back during this pandemic, we’re sharing stories of how SAS employees are spreading compassion in their local communities. They’ve done everything from making masks and preparing meals for their communities to leading virtual dance classes and collecting supplies for hospitals. Keep reading to learn how our employees are lifting spirits

Advanced Analytics | Analytics
Santiago Fainstein 0
Rastreo de contactos,fundamental para detener la pandemia y reactivar la economía

Las organizaciones de salud, los gobiernos y la población en general siguen concentrando sus esfuerzos en reducir la velocidad de propagación del COVID-19. Las medidas de prevención implementadas en todo el mundo, como el confinamiento y el distanciamiento social, han contribuido a ralentizarla. No obstante, continúan reportándose altos índices de

Advanced Analytics | Data for Good | Data Visualization
Afshin Almassi 0
Analítica de datos en la desescalada de la pandemia

La crisis sanitaria y social provocada a nivel global por la pandemia del COVID-19 ya ha mostrado cómo algunos gobiernos están apostando por tecnologías punteras, como la inteligencia artificial, analytics, big data o machine learning para una toma de decisiones basada en datos. Muchos países abordan la desescalada de la

Work & Life at SAS
Alyssa Grube 0
Be a light to your community

Written by Allison Hines and Kara Roberts  During this global pandemic, we’ve seen SAS employees band together, while staying apart. We know that there’s strength in numbers, and amazing things happen when we all bring our unique skills and abilities to the table. We’re proud of the creative ways our employees are giving back, like making masks and preparing food for their communities. Keep reading

Analytics | Fraud & Security Intelligence
Carl Hammersburg 0
How analytics is helping state governments head off unemployment claims fraud

If you’re in state government, you're well aware of the unprecedented challenges that come with off-the-charts unemployment numbers due to COVID-19. Crashing websites at state unemployment insurance offices and multi-hour phone hold times for the millions of people who've lost their income due to the pandemic are only the most

Work & Life at SAS
Alyssa Grube 0
Making a difference, one mask at a time

Written by Allison Hines and Kara Roberts  Here at SAS, our culture revolves around our people. Our endless curiosity and innovative spirit help us solve our customers’ most challenging problems – but our employees’ impact is even bigger than that. There’s strength in numbers, and during this difficult time, our employees’ generosity and creative problem-solving are helping those who need it most around the world. From providing laptops to students in need,

Analytics | Artificial Intelligence | Machine Learning
Jeanne (Hyunjin) Byun 0
AI 분석으로 팬데믹(pandemic)에 맞서는 방법

2019년 12월, 중국을 시작으로 발생한 코로나바이러스감염증-19(COVID-19)가 전 세계로 확산되며 190개 국가에서 32만명이 넘는 확진 환자가 발생했습니다. (2020년 3월 23일 기준) 세계보건기구(WHO)는 3월 11일 감염 확산세가 지속되자 홍콩독감(1968), 신종플루(2009)에 이어 사상 세 번째로 코로나19에 대해 팬데믹(pandemic; 세계적 대유행)을 선포했는데요. 한국 역시 지난 2월 23일 코로나19 대응 수준이 ‘심각’ 단계로 격상되며 확진자가