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  • How Deep Learning Affects SEO

    Google is always up to something new and fascinating, and one of the things that they have been working on is the evolution of Google Search from machine learning to “something more”. Originally, a group of Google’s engineers worked on the search engine’s recognition of synonyms. With users inputting different words interchangeable with one another, Google would implement its knowledge to understa...

  • Garbage In is Garbage Out; How Big Data Scientists Can Benefit from Human Judgment

    This article is Sponsored by Search Strategy Solutions, experts in offering your data scientists high-quality, reliable human judgments and support. The quality of your data determines the quality of your insights from that data. Of course, the quality of your data models and algorithms have an impact on your results as well, but in general it is garbage in, garbage out. Therefore, (Total) Data Q...

  • Designing the Data Management Infrastructure of Tomorrow

    Today, more than ever before, organisations realise the strategic importance of data and consider it to be a corporate asset that must be managed and protected just like any other asset. Considering the strategic importance of data, increasing number of farsighted organisations are investing in the tools, skills, and infrastructure required to capture, store, manage, and analyse data.  More organ...

  • Moving Beyond Predictions – Second Order Analytics

    Last month, I wrote about why simply making predictions isn’t enough to drive value with analytics. I made the case that behind stories of failed analytic initiatives, there is often a lack of action to take the predictions and turn them into something valuable. It ends up that identifying and then taking the right action often leads to additional requirements for even more complex analyses beyond...

  • How to Boost Your Career in Big Data and Analytics

    The world is increasingly digital, and this means big data is here to stay. In fact, the importance of big data and data analytics is only going to continue growing in the coming years. It is a fantastic career move and it could be just the type of career you have been trying to find. Professionals who are working in this field can expect an impressive salary, with the median salary for data scie...

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  • How To Apply IoT Applications In Real Life

    The Internet of Things (IoT) is a hot topic in business circles and with current innovations in the field; it is easy to see why. Related technologies like sensor embedded connected systems have the potential to transform the way we live and even how businesses operate. To illustrate the impact of the trend, here are top ten applications that showcase the Internet of Things: Wearables   Smart ...

  • Real-Time Kafka Data Ingestion into HBase via PySpark

    Streaming data is becoming an essential part of every data integration project nowadays, if not a focus requirement, a second nature. Advantages gained from real-time data streaming are so many. To name a few: real-time analytics and decision making, better resource utilization, data pipelining, facilitation for micro-services and much more. Python has many modules out there which are used heavil...

  • Corporate Self-Service Analytics: 4 Questions You Should Ask Yourself Before You Start

    Today’s customers are socially driven and more value conscious than they were ever before. Believe it or not, everyday customer interactions create a whopping 2.5 exabytes of data, which is equal to 1,000,000 terabytes, and this figure has been predicted to grow by 40 percent with every passing year. As organisations face the mounting challenges of coping with the surge in the amount of data and n...

  • 6 Reasons Data Analytics Will Make a Splash in 2017

    There is no doubt about it. Millennials, unlike previous generations, love self-service options. They want the freedom to customize orders, change account information, and find answers to their questions without intervention from a middle man. Think of them as the first demographic who prefers navigating automated phone systems over speaking to a real person, at least most of the time. This is ev...

  • Five Ways How Big Data is Applied in Russia

    Everybody heard about Big Data, but a relatively small number of people knows what it means and how we can actually use it. Those who know can build their business around Big Data to optimize the spendings and forecast the behavior of their clients. The meaning behind Big Data The amount of digital data is growing every year. According to IBS the total number of data stored in 2015 is more than ...

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  • Techdown - The Presence of Technology on Super Bowl

    With Super Bowl LI rapidly approaching, there are tons of questions that need answering. They range from the ones about the halftime show – why did Adele turn it down, what will it look like this year and will it be more spectacular than the infamous Super Bowl XXXVIII with its wardrobe malfunctioning incident? – to the actual game. Namely, is Tom Brady going to be allowed anywhere near the ball ...

  • How Mixed Reality Will Transform Advertising

    Imagine yourself meeting your friend far away from your place at a coffee shop by projecting your digital self and your friend interacting with you, sipping coffee and a virtual kitten that’s indistinguishable from a real one playing on the table. Exciting, isn’t it? Well, that’s what Mixed Reality has in store for you. Before diving deep, let’s first understand how it’s different from Virtual Rea...

  • Algorithms are Black Boxes, That is Why We Need Explainable AI

    Artificial Intelligence offers a lot of advantages for organisations by creating better and more efficient organisations, improving customer services with conversational AI and reducing a wide variety of risks in different industries. Although we are only at the beginning of the AI revolution that is upon us, we can already see that artificial intelligence will have a profound effect on our lives....

  • How Important is Big Data in Recruiting?

    Intuition. That’s what most recruiters and hiring managers use to make their decisions on which applicants get offers. In a world that is moving toward more data and logic-driven decisions at every turn, recruiting is a surprising change of pace. Or is it? Big data has touched nearly every facet of business, and recruiting is no exception. Large companies have been using data to choose their new e...

  • Why We Need to Rethink Security for Wearable Tech

    As ubiquitous computing continues to become the focal point of our daily lives, it is more important than ever to make decisions about the scope of data people unknowingly share. With wearable technology, users are enjoying the comfort that comes through ambient intelligence. However, they also risk potentially exposing their private data to nefarious actors. For example, a hacker may gauge the be...

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  • Data, Data, Data (How and Why?)

    As organizations of today grow and evolve, so too are data volumes. Instead of throwing away old information, structured and unstructured data alike are funneled into enterprise data hubs, but often without the essential tool for keeping this data in order: metadata. The struggle to manage information within the big data landscape is as complex as the digital workflows it supports. This landscape...

  • How to Offload the ETL Bottleneck with Hadoop

    Where’s my Data?    There is a battle today inside IT to meet Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW) overnight data load commitments with ETL solutions. Traditional ETL solutions have struggled to keep pace with the tsunami of data now being generated. Fortunately, there is a solution with an ecosystem of software called Hadoop.  Before I stage the problem, I want to give you a reason to care. Hadoop’s...

  • What is the Blockchain – part 2 – and Why It Will Change Our World

    For the tech-savvy people among us, the Blockchain might be nothing new and it may be clear that it will have a big impact on the world. However, for many people, the Blockchain is still a mystery, a puzzle or an unknown unknown. Therefore, in a series of posts, I share with you what the Blockchain is, how it works and how it will completely change the world as we know it, if we get it right. In ...

  • 4 Big Data Tips for Creating a Safer Workplace

    Advanced analytics is having a huge impact on fields such as marketing where it produces more sales at less cost and CRM where it boosts retention and profit per customer, to name two of many. In the field of workplace health and safety, it is safe to say that Big Data has had less impact to date. But, that is changing. A growing number of companies are analysing data through a safety lens to modi...

  • Why Alternative Data is the New Financial Data for Industry Investors

    Information that has the ability to give investors an edge has long been coveted, but the nature of that information has evolved over time. Currently, traditional financial data, such as stock price history and fundamentals, is the standard for determining the health of a stock. However, alternative data has the potential to reveal insights about a stock’s health before traditional financial data....

BigData-Startups.com

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Generated 5 months ago

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  • Why Machine Learning is the Future of Data Analytics

    Facebook makes use of a user’s likes and preferences to show ads that they may be interested in. When you mistype a search query on Google, the search engine instantly cross-references it against the millions of similar typos to interpret the correct query and shows you results appropriately. Tesla makes use of your car’s vital parameters and benchmarks this against available data to know when you...

  • How to Empower Business Leaders with Dashboards

    Provide an insightful report and you’ll empower an executive for a day. Provide an interactive data dashboard and you’ll empower him for a lifetime. I have been a consumer of financial performance data for more than 20 years. An insightful performance report (revenue, profit, and expense) empowered me for a day. But in the long run, I was left frustrated for three reasons:  1. Reports come too l...

  • 5 Ways to Increase Your Start-up Valuation with Cloud Accounting

    Cloud accounting is a great tool, not only for large businesses and organizations but also for start-ups. It is the process or financial strategy which helps businesses to store, monitor and process confidential financial data, without investing in expensive in-house IT server infrastructure. In the case of start-ups, Cloud accounting solutions bring in a whole plethora of benefits which help the ...

  • How Emerging Industries are Using Big Data to their Advantage

    It’s exciting to watch a new industry figure out ways to use big data. There are so many ways different industries put data to work for them and for their audience. For example, Google is using RankBrain to determine search results. This is exciting because it’s a very real example of Artificial Intelligence employing data to affect what you see in front of you every day. Go ahead, try typing an ...

  • Why is Data becoming established in the C-Suite?

    Over the last decade, MBN Solutions have seen the seniority of data and analytics roles grow in various types of organization. Chief Data Officers (CDO) have become increasingly popular, as the most senior role of those roles within a company. With the passing of time, those roles continue to operate and it feels like the CDO is now an established presence in today’s boardrooms. Why is that? Give...

BigData-Startups.com

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  • Why Employee Training and Big Data Should Work Together

    The flood of data available today is growing by leaps and bounds as expanding networks are able to capture real-time user decisions in an instant. The ability to analyze this data for trends and insights is becoming an eagerly-sought advantage for corporate training companies and organizations of all kinds. But more of them are beginning to discover that it poses benefits beyond marketing forecast...

  • Why Big Data Is Growing So Fast?

    You are probably already feeling some of the impact of living in a data-driven world. You rarely come across a Google search that doesn’t answer your question, and often enough you find more than enough information to write your own tome on any topic you can imagine. Moreover, your hard drive is probably filled with so much data accumulated over the years that you might wonder what would happen t...

  • Breaking Analytics Out Of The Box - Literally

    The lines between open source and commercial products are blurring rapidly as our options for building and executing analytics grow by the day. The range of options and price points available today enable anyone from a large enterprise to a single researcher to gain access to affordable, powerful analytic tools and infrastructure. As a result, analytics will continue to become more pervasive and m...

  • Top 5 Up and Coming Big Data Jobs of 2016

    Big data has been all the rage in the past few years. In 2012, the Harvard Business Review described data science as the sexiest job of the 21st century, and big data has only grown bigger since then. Whether it’s location tracking or mapping customer behavior across a website, there are numerous job opportunities within big data for those who like numbers. With the explosion of the Internet of Th...

  • Why Do Television Companies Need a Digital Transformation

    Over just a few years, the world of television production, distribution, and consumption has changed dramatically. In the past, with only a few channels to choose from, viewers watched news and entertainment television at specific times of the day or night. They were also limited by where and how to watch. Options included staying home, going to a friend’s house, or perhaps going to a restaurant o...

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