Recently, Microsoft released new Cortana Intelligence solution templates to its enterprise customers. These new templates will enable customers to rapidly implement their big data, machine learning and analytics projects. They can easily prototype and deploy Azure solutions using best-practice design patterns within minutes. Microsoft will be releasing more solution templates in the future and the first set of solution templates address the needs of marketing and operations functions. They have released the following,
- Demand Forecasting & Price Optimization. This template allows you to ensure product availability and maximize profits through intelligent demand forecasting. Customers can predict the volume of sales for a given time period and also model its sensitivity under various scenarios.
- Personalized Offers. This template lets you improve customer experience and maximize your customers’ basket size through relevant targeted offers. Marketing professionals can predict and deliver the best performing offer based on customers’ unique profiles.
- Quality Assurance. This template allows you to minimize wastage and improve quality by predicting production line failures before they happen. Customers can correlate problems with their underlying operating conditions and determine the factors that contribute to operational or product problems.
Find more such solution templates here.