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  • What to Look For When Picking a Big Data-as-a-Service Provider

    The Big Data-as-a-Service (BDaaS) market is one to definitely keep an eye on in the coming years. It’s been quickly growing as more and more companies understand the value that big data solutions can bring to their individual organizations. This is especially true among mid-size businesses which likely didn’t have the budget or resources to invest in things like constructing their own data centers...

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  • How Is Big Data Changing Supply Chain Management

    In the last couple of years, big data technology was implemented in many different industries. Big data innovations have uplifted the business process to another level by introducing more predictability and by automating the decision making-process. Implementation of big data into the supply chain management has shown similar results. The use of big data technology has enabled companies to react f...

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  • Virtual Reality In Educational Use: A Few Notable Examples

    Back in the old days, as in a few years ago, children were taught using chalkboards and textbooks. Some lucky classes had video and social or physical interaction in their lesson plans. Now it seems that virtual reality application development has found at least one permanent home, in the classroom. Google has a new platform called Google Expeditions. Its purpose is to bring virtual reality to th...

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  • How Will Big Data Change the Future of Employee Retention

    Attrition hurts businesses. When it comes to employee turnover, around 70% of organizations report that attrition “has a negative financial impact due to the cost of recruiting, hiring, and training a replacement employee and the overtime work of current employees that’s required until the organization can fill the vacant position.” You spend a great deal of time and money training employees. You...

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  • Big Data Strategy (Part III): is Your Company Data-Driven?

    If you missed the first two parts, I have previously proposed some tips for analyzing corporate data as well as a data maturity map to understand the stage of data development of an organization. Now, in this final article, I want to conclude this mini-series with final food for thoughts and considerations on big data capabilities in a company context. I. Where is home for big data capabilities? ...

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  • The Ethics of Big Data and the Latent Threat to Democracy

    One of the most cliched, overused, yet poignant quotes comes from a dying Uncle Ben, speaking to Peter Parker on the eve of becoming Spider-Man: “With great power comes great responsibility.” Big Data and the IoT represent some of the most powerful technological advances that mankind has ever seen in its relatively short history. Social and cultural norms dictate that the average citizen of any ...

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  • The Day-to-Day Live of a Data Scientist

    Many businesses and industries understand there is great potential ready to be unlocked in data science, so much so that they’re eager to hire the best data scientists. Despite this, there is still a great deal of confusion about what exactly a data scientist does. Broadly speaking, data scientists use data to solve problems for the businesses and clients they work with, but that general explanati...

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  • How the Internet of Things Changes Big Data Analytics

    The internet of things is going to have a dramatic and far-reaching impact on the world that we can’t even imagine. By the year 2020, there will be somewhere in the vicinity of 28 billion sensors online. That’s more than four per person. And from there it will only multiply. That means that there will just be tremendous amounts of data pouring in. More data then we can, at this point, process. In...

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  • How New Technologies Are Challenging the Ad Industry Status Quo

    They say that advertising isn’t exact science and most of the times you need to be patient and hope for the best. This is obviously something that advertising companies would like their clients to believe indefinitely. Until recently, it was difficult to quantify results and a trial and error process was regarded as acceptable in most cases. Once again, technology came to the rescue and data scien...

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  • How Analytics Is Evolving Like the Medical Field

    It used to be that a doctor was a doctor for the most part. Even a century ago, unless you lived in a large city, people likely had a town doctor who handled most every type of ailment and guided most any type of treatment. Given the limited medical knowledge and lack of sophisticated treatment options during this time, these generalists could often provide a level of care that was comparable to t...

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  • Recent Amazon Failures Leaves "Cloud" Forecast Unclear

    It’s been a rough few weeks for the cloud. Amazon Web Services, the public cloud division of internet juggernaut Amazon, suffered a mighty blow, crippling the internet on a Tuesday afternoon, while internet-connected teddy bears were hacked. “If you could make God bleed, people would cease to believe in Him,” Ivan Vanko tells Tony Stark in Iron Man 2. “There will be blood in the water, the sharks...

  • How Virtual Reality Has Taken Over The World

    Mobile app developers are now shifting towards virtual reality app development. Apps are being developed for different functions but the hottest trend now is virtual reality apps. This is because virtual reality, as a technology, has been adopted by different industries. And it is being adopted by more industries. Most app developers now work in conjunction with virtual reality engineers. Instead...

  • How Big Data Can Enhance Your Storytelling Abilities in Content Marketing

    Each day, 2.5 quintillion bytes of big data are created. More than likely, you’re familiar with the concepts of content marketing and big data. But, you might not know exactly how they can work together to create the best possible output. A common practice that a lot of marketers immerse themselves in is judging their content content purely based on how many pairs of eyes they attract. In actuali...

  • 4 Trends That are Shaping the Future for Data Centres in India

    Since last decade, the concepts of data center services have changed drastically. The advent of pioneering trends, such as big data, cloud storage, and wearable technology, has opened up newer avenues for businesses to scale their operations, by modifying their existing data centers. Subsequently, organizations are migrating from in-house data centers to public cloud and leased co-location facilit...

  • 20 Awesome Websites For Collecting Big Data

    Big data is a big deal. That’s why so many companies are working to deploy analytical systems that can track and collect the data they need — if they haven’t already. With it, you can learn a lot about customer behaviors, habits and tendencies, your own products and services, and much more. It can also provide insights into the future, like how to tailor specific marketing campaigns or what new pr...

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  • What's in a Name; 7 Blockchain Benefits for the Finance Industry

    A few days ago, The Merkle ran a story that R3CEV, the largest blockchain consortium of banks and technology firms, admitted that the technology they are developing does not use a blockchain and as such they admitted defeat. A day before that article, R3CEV released a story about when a blockchain is not a blockchain to explain that what the R3 partnership is developing is actually not a blockchai...

  • 4 Ways Big Data Can Boost Real Estate Business

    Data collection has changed industries across the board so dramatically that many past models for how to run a business have turned obsolete. We have brand-new information at our fingeripts that changes the way companies are run, and real estate firms are no exception. Every day, we can amass new information about properties, finances, client interactions, market performance, risks, and other det...

  • How B2B Ecosystems & (Big) Data Can Transform Sales and Marketing Practices

    Managing your relationships with customers, suppliers, and partners and constantly improving their experience is a proven way to build a sustainable and profitable business, and contrary to popular assumption, this doesn’t apply to B2C businesses only. With 89% of B2B research studies using the internet during the internet research process, improved collaboration to deepen existing customer relati...

  • The Psychology of Data Science

    I have recently published a piece on what it means and what it takes to be a data scientist. I want to add a further consideration, which lies at the intersection of science and psychology. I. Data Scientists’ Characteristics There is no scientist exactly alike another, and this is true for data scientists as well. Even if data science seems to mainly be a field run by American white male with a...

  • What Big Data Can Do For Your Small Business

    One of the most challenging aspects of running a business is managing the large volume of data it encounters on a day to day basis. Properly managing this information can provide some potentially useful insights that may ultimately increase your business’ capital. However, due to the large amount of data, those that contain invaluable knowledge are often buried underneath all the irrelevant inform...

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  • How Artificial Intelligence Will Change the Face of eCommerce

    In 2016, the artificial intelligence and machine learning hype cycle reached fever pitch. We’ve been here before; it seems as if revolutionary artificial intelligence has been on the cusp of reality for decades. It’s understandable that many in the eCommerce world are skeptical, particularly smaller eCommerce merchants who have to be careful where they invest resources. Although the benefits of A...

  • Why Big Data Desperately Needs Transparency

    People have an innate suspicion of numbers. We understand that the answer to life, the universe, and everything is too complex to be boiled down to the number 42 (according to Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy), but in the search to quantify our existence, we do allow our lives to be ruled by numbers. We count the calories in our food, we count the minutes on our daily commute, and we definitely c...

  • The 8 Actors a Data Scientist Must Meet

    If you are on the verge of joining the Analytics industry, your vision of an ideal day in a life of a practitioner could be someone who effortlessly dives into data to create that perfect beer-and-nappy Eureka insight moment (technically termed as market basket analysis) which shows the unlikely insight that beer and diapers get bought together during game nights; a solution that gets implemented ...

  • What is Federated SSO and How is it Different from SSO?

    Federated SSO and SSO may look similar to many people. Cannot blame them as users are only able to see the upper crust of the processes. They need to login with their credentials and enjoys different applications or multiple systems without even repeating the login process.” It’s a snap! But originally, both techniques work differently. So, do you want to know how federated SSO is different from S...

  • Why Big Data Struggles to Prove its Value in the World of Healthcare

    Big data is quickly expanding to a number of industries, and healthcare is no exception. With the use of big data, all kinds of medical records and studies can be digitized and easily analyzed. However, using big data in the healthcare space comes with its own set of challenges that anyone involved in the industry should be aware of. Unreliable Data The U.S. government and other private organiza...

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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....

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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...

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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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