Review our Software on Capterra

Palisade software users–have our tech tools been valuable to you and your work?  If so, we’d love you to take a few moments to review our products on Capterra. Capterra provides software directories, blogs, infographics and ebooks to help customers find the exact type of software tool they’re looking for.  This tech  concierge service has […]

With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility: @RISK plays a part in finance analysis for SpiderMan 2 and other movie favorites

The next time you settle in at the Cineplex to watch the latest Hollywood blockbuster, you may have @RISK to thank in part for its production. Movies such as SpiderMan 2, The Interview, and 22 Jump Street have all benefited from @RISK’s quantitative risk analysis—thanks to Benjamin Waisbren. Waisbren, a partner at the law firm […]

Oil and Gas Companies Rely on @RISK to Evaluate Insurance Structure

In a volatile industry sector, many large oil and gas companies establish their own insurance subsidiary. These entities, called captive insurance companies, help manage the overall group risk. Due to the way in which they manage reserves, the captive can typically afford to retain higher risks than individual operating companies or business units. Alesco Risk […]

Play Ball! Palisade Software Used in Award-Winning Sports Analytics Research

Baseball fans, take note: next time you’re looking to place a bet on a game, you may want to use @RISK. That’s what DePaul University professor Clayton Graham did to create his baseball wagering model, presented at the prestigious  ninth annual 2015 MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference. Dr. Graham’s research submission, “Diamonds on the Line: […]

Rave Review for BigPicture from Mind Mapping Software Blog

BigPicture has garnered an in-depth and enthusiastic review from the Mind Mapping Software Blog, a leading source for news, trends and resources related to visual mapping. Chuck Frey, widely regarded as one of the leading experts on visual mapping and visual thinking, explored the software’s numerous features and says, “You’ll be very impressed.” Frey investigates […]

How Safe is That Shrimp? @RISK Tackles Health Hazards After Deepwater Horizon Spill

Southeast Louisiana is home to a large population of Vietnamese Americans who rely heavily on the shrimp caught in the Gulf for their livelihood and as a food source. When the Deepwater Horizon oil spill happened in in April 2010, Vietnamese shrimpers were particularly concerned. While the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) conducted risk […]

Hitting Missile Milestones with @RISK

Meeting schedule milestones in a timely manner is paramount in any industry, but particularly important in those working with the Department of Defense, where deliverables can be a matter of national safety, and where program delays can become very expensive. A major aerospace company was contracted by the Navy to build defensive missiles, and was […]

@RISK Crucial in Live Donor Kidney Transplant Study

A new study out of the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center reveals important new information for those donating, and receiving, kidneys. Living donor kidney transplantation is the preferred treatment for advanced renal failure. Roughly 20-25% of living donors can have asymmetry between their kidneys’ size and efficiency in filtration abilities. With a 10% or […]