Tag: industry news

4 Critical Tips on How to Buy Rough Diamonds

Who doesn’t want a diamond? Perhaps the gemstone best known for its durability and brilliance, the diamond is one of the most desirable of all gemstones ever! The cut and shape determine the price and quality of the diamond to a major extent. You may want to save all that money by investing in rough uncut diamonds which are more easily available at wholesale prices. Continue reading “4 Critical Tips on How to Buy Rough Diamonds”

2014 in review – Tech Talk

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. This was an analytics driven analysis of Tech Talk by WordPress. The contents are completely custom designed for the blog. Continue reading “2014 in review – Tech Talk”

What is Business Analytics and why the hype

Business analytics refers to the skills, technologies, applications and practices for the exploration and investigation of existing data assets to gain insight and drive business planning. It focuses on developing new insights and understanding of business performance based on data, predictive analytical models, data mining models, intelligent tools and statistical methods. Business Analytics is used for strategic, operational and tactical decision making across industry verticals such as banking, financial services, telecom, manufacturing and retail. Continue reading “What is Business Analytics and why the hype”

Impact of the economic revival

Businesses are finally finding that they have spending power again after years of uncertainty and recession. Whilst it may still be minimal compared to the boom years, the boost the economy has received over the past few months has ensured that manufacturers are not just increasing production of goods, but that they are also looking at ways to make their products more attractive to their target market. Continue reading “Impact of the economic revival”

What is Super-duplex

The petrochemical industry is obviously a high pressure industry, full of challenges and governed by all sorts of safety legislation. There are various nuances and aspects to the industry, however the bottom line is that the efficiency of the industry is forever bound to the need for safe systems and the correct, high performance equipment. The equipment used in the industry bears the weight of health and safety, in some aspects. One of the major factors affecting the quality equipment is the materials used in their construction. One of the most high performing materials used in modern industry is super duplex steel. Continue reading “What is Super-duplex”