ComputerWorld - Big Data

  • 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…
    - 17 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…
    - 70 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…
    - 80 days ago 6 Apr 17, 8:36pm -
  • Tableau moves to subscription pricing for its BI products
    Tableau is making a big change in the way it sells its business intelligence products. The company announced Thursday that all of its software will be available as a subscription, rather than a single license plus a service fee.Businesses will need t…
    - 81 days ago 6 Apr 17, 5:00pm -
  • IDG Contributor Network: Welcome to a world of sensors
    Increasingly, we live in a sensor-laden world. Almost every electronic device in our lives has some kind of sensor in it, possibly many. We don't tend to think of sensors when looking at our phones, refrigerators, cars, airplanes and buildings, but b…
    - 83 days ago 4 Apr 17, 1:00pm -

Analytics Vidhya

  • A comprehensive beginners guide for Linear, Ridge and Lasso Regression
    Introduction I was talking to one of my friends who happens to be an operations manager at one of the Supermarket chains in India. ... The post A comprehensive beginners guide for Linear, Ridge and...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my web…
    - 4 days ago 22 Jun 17, 3:02am -
  • How to create animated GIF images for data visualization using gganimate (in R)?
    Introduction Data visualization is probably the most important and typically the least talked about area of data science. I say that because how you ... The post How to create animated GIF images...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my websi…
    - 7 days ago 19 Jun 17, 1:43am -
  • Introductory guide to Generative Adversarial Networks (GANs) and their promise!
    Introduction Neural Networks have made great progress. They now recognize images and voice at levels comparable to humans. They are also able to understand natural ... The post Introductory guide...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my webs…
    - 11 days ago 15 Jun 17, 2:30am -
  • Which algorithm takes the crown: Light GBM vs XGBOOST?
    Introduction If you are an active member of the Machine Learning community, you must be aware of Boosting Machines and their capabilities. The development ... The post Which algorithm takes the...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website…
    - 14 days ago 12 Jun 17, 5:07am -
  • Getting started with Deep Learning using Keras and TensorFlow in R
    Introduction It has always been a debatable topic to choose between R and Python. The Machine Learning world has been divided over the preference ... The post Getting started with Deep Learning...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website…
    - 18 days ago 8 Jun 17, 2:32am -

SmartData Collective

  • IEEE Big Data Conference 2017 to Highlight Challenges, Opportunities
    Since 2013, the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers has held annual big data conferences to highlight changes and opportunities in a rapidly growing field. The IEEE Big Data Conference of 2017 is scheduled to be held from December 11-14…
    - 3 days ago 23 Jun 17, 12:15pm -
  • 10 of the Top Marketing BI Software Options
    Business can be complicated sometimes. It’s not always easy to keep track of all the data and information we deal with, and with so much of what we do now is conducted digitally, it can get frustrating trying to track everything in an Excel spreads…
    - 3 days ago 23 Jun 17, 12:00am -
  • The Race for 5G Is the Race for Data Dominance
    Have you noticed how often the phrase “by the year 2020” comes up? In the tech sphere, many are heralding 2020 as the mile marker for various innovations. One central game-changer in this respect is 5G. 5G is the fifth generation network that wil…
    - 4 days ago 22 Jun 17, 7:45pm -
  • Using Big Data to Anticipate and Prepare for Life Disruptions
    Big data is helping people plan for unexpected interruptions in life. Although more predictive analytics models are developed for businesses, they can be used by everyday people as well. Consumers are using big data to deal with unplanned financial p…
    - 5 days ago 21 Jun 17, 2:08pm -
  • The Direst Security Breaches of 2017 and How Data Centers Are Responding
    Cybersecurity is becoming a tremendous concern. By 2021, security breach cost will exceed $6 trillion a year. A number of reset security breaches show these predictions may actually be too conservative. Worst Security Breaches of 2017 Cybersecurity a…
    - 5 days ago 20 Jun 17, 9:34pm -

Infoworld - Big Data

  • 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…
    - 10 days ago 15 Jun 17, 9:58pm -
  • Review: Tableau takes self-service BI to new heights
    Since I reviewed Tableau, Qlik Sense, and Microsoft Power BI in 2015, Tableau and Microsoft have solidified their leadership in the business intelligence (BI) market: Tableau with intuitive interactive exploration, Microsoft with low price and Office…
    - 45 days ago 12 May 17, 10:00am -
  • NoSQL, no problem: Why MySQL is still king
    MySQL is a bit of an attention hog. With relational databases supposedly put on deathwatch by NoSQL, MySQL should have been edging gracefully to the exit by now (or not so gracefully, like IBM's DB2).Instead, MySQL remains neck-and-neck with Oracle i…
    - 47 days ago 10 May 17, 10:00am -
  • Oracle's next big business is selling your info
    There’s a decent chance you're part of Oracle’s next big business. Not selling products to you, but selling you as a product. That's the idea behind the Oracle Data Cloud, a massive pool of information about consumers and companies.The tech titan…
    - 48 days ago 9 May 17, 10:28am -
  • SQL-powered MapD 3.0 woos enterprise developers
    MapD, the SQL database and analytics platform that uses GPU acceleration for performance orders of magnitude ahead of CPU-based solutions, has been updated to version 3.0.The update provides a mix of high-end and mundane additions. The high-end g…
    - 61 days ago 26 Apr 17, 4:28pm -

Kdnuggets

BigData Analytics News

  • 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…
    - 6 days ago 20 Jun 17, 9:49am -
  • Capture, Understand and Recognize Data Patterns to Win the Competitive Advantage
    The IT industry is set to push past $3.5 trillion by the end of 2017, according to CompTIA. Findings from Research and Markets found that Big Data investments alone will account for over $57 billion this year. Every business leader must recognize the…
    - 6 days ago 20 Jun 17, 6:03am -
  • Get Over the Big Data Predictions and Welcome Reality
    Big data has established itself as the technology that enterprises are embracing happily. With this kind of popularity, a lot of research and development is expected. Many companies involved in providing big data services are constantly working to ge…
    - 11 days ago 15 Jun 17, 8:43am -
  • How Prepared Are You For Another Data Attack?
    Recently, the biggest cyber attack recently hit the NHS and crippled them by infecting all of their computer software, the ransomware (WannaCry) left devastating effects which caused the NHS to grind to a halt. The attack was so severe due to the use…
    - 27 days ago 30 May 17, 12:36pm -
  • Top Splunk Administration Interview Questions With Answers
    With the Big Data getting immensely popular among businesses, career in Splunk is one of the most prestigious ones. Those who are not very much familiar with the tool can refer to the further section to gain the basic information about this tool. Bri…
    - 31 days ago 26 May 17, 7:52am -

Data Science Central

  • Weekly Digest, June 26
    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.AnnouncementThe …
    - 2 days ago 24 Jun 17, 4:30pm -
  • Title: AI for Summarization – Enabling Human-Consumable Information
    In the first post in this series on Artificial Intelligence: Monster or Mentor? we saw that there are several key ways in which AI advances can improve human productivity in organizations. In this article, we’ll look at the first: Distillation.Dis…
    - 3 days ago 23 Jun 17, 5:30pm -
  • Artificial Intelligence in Enterprise - Robo-Management Consulting is a Reality
    IntroductionMuch of the recent AI revolution has been focused on automation through big data and/or sensors and feedback into neural networks. The resulting applications are highly valuable to businesses and consumers. They improve quality of life…
    - 4 days ago 22 Jun 17, 8:30pm -
  • Six Great Articles About Quantum Computing and HPC
    This resource is part of a series on specific topics related to data science: regression, clustering, neural networks, deep learning, Hadoop, decision trees, ensembles, correlation, outliers, regression, Python, R, Tensorflow, SVM, data reduction, fe…
    - 5 days ago 21 Jun 17, 5:00pm -
  • Data Mining - What, Why, When
    One of the best ways to learn about any topic is start with very fundamental questions like What, Why etc? Good old Socratic method. In this series of articles on data mining, I plan to approach this topic in a similar fashion. What is Data Mining…
    - 5 days ago 21 Jun 17, 4:00pm -

datanami

  • Hadoop Engines Compete in Comcast Query ‘Smackdown’
    Who rules the ring when it comes to Hadoop SQL query engine performance? Can flashy newcomers like Presto and Spark take an established giant like MapReduce to the matt? Comcast recently held a competition to crown the best Hadoop engine, and the ans…
    - 3 days ago 22 Jun 17, 8:49pm -
  • New NVMe Spec Emphasizes Data Analytics
    The latest release of a non-volatile memory interface and storage protocol emphasizes the enterprise shift to analytics, virtualization and other data-intensive workloads while riding the coat tails of the robust solid-state storage sector. NVM Expre…
    - 4 days ago 22 Jun 17, 6:24pm -
  • MongoDB Pivots to Analytics
    MongoDB wasn’t originally designed to power advanced analytics. But the frustration that people have with Hadoop data lakes and the desire to get real-time answers from the database driving their applications is leading the company to build more an…
    - 5 days ago 21 Jun 17, 3:54pm -
  • GridGain Adds Persistent Store to In-Memory Platform
    The steady shift to memory-intensive processing continues with the latest release of GridGain System’s in-memory computing platform that seeks to leverage steady advances in memory and storage technologies within a “memory-centric” framework. G…
    - 5 days ago 21 Jun 17, 3:39pm -
  • Ayasdi Seeks to Simplify Topological Data Analysis
    As the only commercial provider of topological data analysis (TDA) software, Ayasdi is not inclined to share exactly how its powerful technology works. But the company is working to make the TDA application development process easier and more transpa…
    - 5 days ago 21 Jun 17, 1:02pm -

Dataversity

  • !Machine Learning Will Do Auto-Programming’s Heavy Lifting
    Programming an information system can be strenuous labor. If you’ve ever spent hours intently producing some intricately detailed textual composition, you know what I mean. And if you’re typing out mind-numbing technical verbiage every single wor…
    - 58 mins ago 26 Jun 17, 7:35am -
  • !ZE Deploys Cloud Infrastructure to Mobilize Client Data and Analytics
    by Angela Guess A recent press release reports, “ZE PowerGroup Inc. (ZE), the global leader in enterprise data management today announced its deployment of a cloud infrastructure built on IBM storage solutions to effectively provide its clients wit…
    - 1 hour ago 26 Jun 17, 7:15am -
  • !Dell Boomi’s Latest Release Builds on Cloud Integration Platform
    by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “Dell Boomi™ (Boomi) announced the availability of the Spring 2017 release of the industry’s most robust and comprehensive cloud-native, enterprise integration platform to move, manage, gover…
    - 1 hour ago 26 Jun 17, 7:10am -
  • !Accenture Report: AI Has Potential to Increase Corporate Profitability in 16 Industries
    by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “Businesses that successfully apply artificial intelligence (AI) could increase profitability by an average of 38 percent by 2035, according to a new report from Accenture. The introduction of AI…
    - 1 hour ago 26 Jun 17, 7:05am -
  • Where is Data Science in the Hype Cycle?
    Click to learn more about video blogger Stefan Groschupf. Introducing the Big Data & Brews video blog series presented by Stefan Groschupf, Founder of Datameer. The series will touch on hot topics within the business of  Big Data, Analytics, Inter…
    - 3 days ago 23 Jun 17, 7:35am -