- (used with a singular verb) Logic. the science of logical analysis.
- (used with a singular verb) the analysis of data, typically large sets of business data, by the use of mathematics, statistics, and computer software: digital marketers with a strong knowledge of Web analytics; selecting the best analytics tools.
- (used with a plural verb) the patterns and other meaningful information gathered from the analysis of data: an abundance of actionable analytics to help you deliver a better customer experience.
Origin of analytics
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Examples from the Web for analytics
Of that, about $725 billion was a "structural" deficit, says Mark Zandi of Moody's Analytics.How Obama's State of the Union Muddied the Budget Debate
Robert J. Samuelson
January 26, 2011
Word Origin and History for analytics
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper