NBR Special Feature: Grasping the Power of ICT - Print Edition
10 April 2015
Phil Shepherd, CEO, Harmonic Analytics, was interviewed for the NBR feature on the topic - gaining competitive edge with good data.
"The data quality obstacle isn't nearly as destructive as businesss leaders believe. Quite often an organisations data is very good but they just haven't realised it yet."
20 March 2015
KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Leveraging your Asset Data
Haydn Read, Wellington City Council, New Zealand
Water and Sewage Modelling Systems Conference, Wellington, New Zealand
We recently attended the Asia Pacific 2015 Water conference in Wellington. Our client, Hadyen Read, Strategic Asset Planning Manager for Wellington City Council, presented on the topic of 'Leveraging your Asset Data'.
Read our case study(pdf) about the Asset Management work Harmonic is doing with the Council.
We wish you and your families a prosperous and harmonious Chinese New Year of the Sheep. Chinese New Year is celebrated by a number of our staff at Harmonic Analytics in New Zealand, and we are pleased to celebrate this tradition.
Harmonic's client, Wellington City Council has been recognised by the Auditor General as a 'shining example' of good asset management practice. Read the Auditor General case study.
“...praise from Standard and Poor’s matches the recent comments by the deputy Auditor General that Wellington City is a ‘shining exemplar’ for infrastructure management.”
4 December 2014
Harmonic has developed an Alarm Analytics Log tool for a national electricity supplier. The purpose is to measure and analyse alarm log data – to show a clearer view of network health. The insights from the analysis are valuable for long term data management and proactive planning. For example seasonal/weekly alarm patterns can be identified.
26 November 2014
Data Scientist, James Waugh was recently awarded the ‘Young Practitioner Prize’, by the Operations Research Society of New Zealand (ORSNZ), at the 2014 Joint NZSA & ORSNZ annual conference.
The prize was for a vehicle routing problem applied to waste collection, titled "Efficient Waste Collection".
17 November 2014
Ethan Li, Data Scientist at Harmonic Analytics is presenting, 'An Introduction to Spatial Analysis in R' a the next Wellington R Users Group in Wellington. R is a valuable tool for handling and visualising spatial data in R. This is an education session and is targeted at beginners who have no or little prior experience with spatial data.
16 October 2014
Introducing our newest team members! These talented data scientists with interesting backgrounds join our experienced team in Wellington and Auckland. Please contact Phil Shepherd to learn more about our data science capability.
29 September 2014
Harmonic Analytics Student Prize
We are pleased to sponsor the prizes for 'best student presentation' at the joint 2014 NZSA (New Zealand Statistical Association) and ORSNZ Conference to be held 23 to 26 November this year. "We see the power of statistical analysis every day and were keen to sponsor the 'best student prize' again this year. It's important for us to support education and the growing statistics community in New Zealand." says Shirley Wu, Chief Analytics Officer.
Also see photos of the winners on our events and sponsorship page
Suff.co.nz - Unlimited magazine article
By Maria Slade. 29 September 2014
"As technology becomes an integral part of managing the land, Wellington entrepreneur Bridgit Hawkins is building ReGen, an enterprise texting daily data to farmers to take the guesswork out of key on-farm operations. Bridgit Hawkins was consulting at data science company Harmonic Analytics on creating content to encourage farmers to use broadband when the idea for ReGen came up.