Example uses of DynamicForecaster
- Collect data from field locations and overseas offices for ad hoc surveys and for regular reporting.
Some advantages over spreadsheets circulated by email: access for authenticated users, data entry via web pages flows directly into a database, data quality controls at point of data entry, faster update cycle.
- Analyze models can range from simple algebra to advanced analysis and non-linear optimisation.
- report News means that relevant information can be seen quickly by authorised users, who may be in many different geographical locations and time-zones.
- Decisions are taken by people and should be informed by data and appropriate analysis of options. For example, see the PrOACT approach in ‘Smart Choices – a practical guide to making better decisions‘.