ComputerWorld - Big Data

  • Why Elon Musk says 50% of all cars will be electric by 2027
    It’s time to hit the reset button on the gas engine. As you may already know, the electric car is now much more viable than it was 10 years ago—there are charging stations in every major city scattered everywhere, particularly at hotels and along…
    - 8 days ago 17 Jul 17, 3:56pm -
  • Are you sharing more data with Google than you have to?
    Whether your concerns are privacy, security, competitive advantage, intellectual property or risk avoidance, your enterprise needs to be sharing—literally—as little data as possible with employees, contractors and third parties. As obvious as tha…
    - 8 days ago 17 Jul 17, 11:00am -
  • Blockchain integration turns ERP into a collaboration platform
    As the blockchain continues to mature and find adoption in areas other than cryptocurrency, ERP vendors are working to integrate the distributed ledger technology as a trackable, immutable record for everything from shipping manifests and supply chai…
    - 46 days ago 9 Jun 17, 10:06am -
  • The human side of the data revolution
    For over a decade, data has been at or near the top of the enterprise agenda. A robust ecosystem has emerged around all aspects of data (collection, management, storage, exploitation and disposition). And yet in my discussions with Global 2000 execut…
    - 99 days ago 17 Apr 17, 1:17pm -
  • Review: Amazon QuickSight covers the BI basics
    When I reviewed self-service exploratory business intelligence (BI) products in 2015, I covered the strengths and weaknesses of Tableau 9.0, Qlik Sense 2.0, and Microsoft Power BI. As I pointed out at the time, these three products offer a range of…
    - 6 Apr 17, 8:36pm -

Analytics Vidhya

SmartData Collective

  • Big Data Is Changing How Businesses Make Decisions
    Data is at the heart of business decision-making. However, until recently, most of that data came from sources such as customer feedback and marketing testing. The rise of big data, however, has created a situation in which more businesses can launch…
    - 6 days ago 19 Jul 17, 6:44am -
  • How Big Data Revolution in Healthcare Can Save People
    In the last few decades as we become inundated with information from multiple sources and on virtually everything, the challenge is to organize the information in a way that can prove profitable to all. This gave rise to Big Data revolution. But the…
    - 6 days ago 18 Jul 17, 9:34pm -
  • Customer Feedback and Data Analysis: The Keys to a Good Customer Retention Rate
    Every company needs to focus on one, a key aspect to keep their business going: retaining customers from one purchase to the next. Efforts focusing on how to bring in new customers are a great feat to undertake, but such tasks are meaningless without…
    - 8 days ago 17 Jul 17, 5:59pm -
  • How Hadoop Tools Shape SAP Hana’s Big Data Platform
    Since 2008, SAP Hana has been one of the leading database management systems. It can process data more efficiently than many other database management solutions, largely because it can use some of the most sophisticated Hadoop tools available. Withou…
    - 8 days ago 16 Jul 17, 8:48pm -
  • Middle East Focus: Moving to the Cloud Computing
    The Business in the 21st century is now stepping into the new horizons of cloud computing. This need for equalizing and systematizing the business process is the key factor in mobilizing the Cloud applications market in the Middle Eastern countries.…
    - 9 days ago 15 Jul 17, 9:13pm -

Infoworld - Big Data

  • Which Spark machine learning API should you use?
    You’re not a data scientist. Supposedly according to the tech and business press, machine learning will stop global warming, except that’s apparently fake news created by China. Maybe machine learning can find fake news (a classification problem)…
    - 11 days ago 14 Jul 17, 10:00am -
  • Apache Spark 2.2 gets streaming, R language boosts
    With version 2.2 of Apache Spark, a long-awaited feature for the multipurpose in-memory data processing framework is now available for production use.Structured Streaming, as that feature is called, allows Spark to process streams of data in ways…
    - 12 days ago 13 Jul 17, 10:00am -
  • IDG Contributor Network: What can be uncovered when big data meets the blockchain
    As defined by the World Economic Forum (WEF), “Blockchain technology allows parties to transfer assets to each other in a secure way without intermediaries. It enables transparency, immutable records, and autonomous execution of business rules.”I…
    - 26 days ago 29 Jun 17, 4:27pm -
  • Nvidia's new TensorRT speeds machine learning predictions
    Nvidia has released a new version of TensorRT, a runtime system for serving inferences using deep learning models through Nvidia’s own GPUs.Inferences, or predictions made from a trained model, can be served from either CPUs or GPUs. Serving infer…
    - 27 days ago 27 Jun 17, 10:02pm -
  • Q&A: Hortonworks and IBM double down on Hadoop
    Hortonworks and IBM recently announced an expanded partnership. The deal pairs IBM’s Data Science Experience (DSX) analytics toolkit and the Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP), with the goal of extending machine learning and data science tools to de…
    - 39 days ago 15 Jun 17, 9:58pm -

Kdnuggets

BigData Analytics News

  • !Core Differences between Artificial intelligence and Machine Learning
    The ubiquitous influence of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning is inescapable. The two terms although virtual and are mostly used interchangeably, are entirely different. Before I dig into the complexities of the two, the best way to give a…
    - 18 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 12:33pm -
  • Virtual and Augmented Reality: The Future of Big Data Visualization?
    For years, the necessity to acquire large amounts of digital data has surpassed the somewhat blatant disorganization of said gathered data. These massive compilations of data, coined “big data,” may be the key to business strategy, improvement, a…
    - 6 days ago 19 Jul 17, 8:21am -
  • 10 Essential Skills You Need To Be A Data Scientist!
    Data Scientist is a term recently coined to define a person who is able to play with the data by applying scientific tools to draw significant results. The term has become popular over the past few years owing to the growing applications of data ana…
    - 12 days ago 13 Jul 17, 7:15am -
  • 13 Reasons Why System/Data Administrators should do Hadoop Training
    Hadoop greatly helps in storing and processing large data sets in a distributed computing environment. Today, the framework is largely adopted in IT solutions and hence the need for Hadoop experts who are trained in the field. Given below are some of…
    - 26 days ago 29 Jun 17, 10:48am -
  • How Retail Analytics is Changing the Indian Retail Space
    The changing digital landscape of the Indian retail space has meant that retailers are opting for smart tools to leverage growth. Data analytics has emerged as one of the most potent tools allowing retailers to fill the gap between optimizing of busi…
    - 35 days ago 20 Jun 17, 9:49am -

Data Science Central

  • !AI for Organizing – Categorizing and Managing Data at Scale
    So far in this series on Artificial Intelligence Artificial Intelligence: Monster or Mentor? and AI for Summarization – Enabling Human-Consumable Information, we looked at several key ways in which AI advances can improve human productivity in…
    - 13 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 6:00pm -
  • !Don’t Allow Yourself to Be Hoodwinked by Unstructured Data Analytics Technology
    By JIANG Buxing, Data Scientist As big data concept gains momentum, unstructured data analytics technology is becoming hot.  It is said that 80% of all data in an enterprise is unstructured, which is roughly true when it is measured by the space,…
    - 22 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 9:00am -
  • Go Digital or Die - What will you chose?
    Just before 2007, we didn't have access to smartphones like iPhone or social media apps like Instagram, Whatsapp and even email was much more limited only to desktops. Zoom in to Today - Digital Transformation has revolutionized everything we do.…
    - 2 days ago 23 Jul 17, 3:00pm -
  • Autonomous to Smart: Importance of Artificial Intelligence
    On Saturday February 11, 2017, my daughter and her friend were driving from a basketball game in Chico back to our home in Palo Alto. Unfortunately, due to several days of heavier than normal rains, the Oroville Dam spillway broke and flooded many of…
    - 2 days ago 22 Jul 17, 11:00pm -
  • Weekly Digest, July 24
    Monday newsletter published by Data Science Central. Previous editions can be found here.  The contribution flagged with a + is our selection for the picture of the week.AnnouncementData Scientist - Sainsbury's - Predicting customer behaviour,…
    - 3 days ago 22 Jul 17, 6:00pm -

datanami

  • !DataRobot Reaches Out to SAS, Financial Services
    Companies that use DataRobot’s software to automate data science tasks can now output models directly from SAS, the dominant analytics company whose software is widely deployed in enterprises around the world. The upstart analytics automation firm…
    - 11 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 7:51pm -
  • !GPU Acceleration Advancing the Evolution of Fast and Big Data
    With enterprise data warehouses and Hadoop data lakes now well established in the enterprise, organizations are able to store the large amounts of data they are generating, sourcing and curating. Across retail, financial, and healthcare sectors, IT l…
    - 13 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 6:13pm -
  • Taking the Data Scientist Out of Data Science
    If you were a data scientist three years ago, you could pretty much write your own ticket. Everybody in the industry, it seemed, either wanted to hire a data scientist, or wanted to be one. But today, thanks to a confluence of factors, organizations…
    - 3 days ago 21 Jul 17, 7:59pm -
  • Intel Unveils USB Toolkit for AI Prototyping
    Intel has begun rolling out AI hardware previewed last fall with the release of its Movidius Neural Compute Stick, billed as a self-contained AI accelerator in a USB format that requires no network connection. The chipmaker said Thursday (July 20) th…
    - 4 days ago 21 Jul 17, 2:09am -
  • Q&A with a DataCamp Counselor
    One of the great things about data science is there are multiple pathways into the field. Some may segue into the profession from “hard sciences” like physics, while others receive Ph.Ds in the discipline after years of university study. Still ot…
    - 5 days ago 20 Jul 17, 1:00pm -

Dataversity

  • !RWDG Webinar: Is a Data Governance Charter Necessary?
    To view just the slides from this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar Many Data Governance programs require a Data Governance Charter before they get started. A tremendous amount of effort can go into the development and approval of the char…
    - 2 hours ago 25 Jul 17, 4:41am -
  • !RWDG Slides: Is a Data Governance Charter Necessary?
    Is a Data Governance Charter Necessary? from DATAVERSITY To view the On Demand recording of this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar Many Data Governance programs require a Data Governance Charter before they get started. A tremendous amount…
    - 4 hours ago 25 Jul 17, 3:04am -
  • !Knowledge Maps – A New Model for Metadata
    Click to learn more about author John Singer. IT Metadata Management – that quirky corner of IT recognized as a “critical success factor” yet the most under-funded aspect of any initiative.  Historically, each new wave of IT technical innovat…
    - 23 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 7:35am -
  • !Annual Revenue for Smart Home Data Analytics is Expected to Reach $11 Billion in 2026
    by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “A new report from Navigant Research examines the market issues associated with smart home data analytics solutions in the residential space, providing global forecasts, segmented by business mod…
    - 24 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 7:15am -
  • !Nasdaq Expands Analytics Hub — Adds Four Data Sets with New Signals
    by Angela Guess A recent press release states, “Nasdaq, Inc., a leading provider of real-time market data and analytics to large institutions, financial professionals, and retail investors, announced the addition of four new data sets to the Nasdaq…
    - 24 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 7:10am -