ComputerWorld - Big Data

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SmartData Collective

  • !Virtual Reality And Machine Learning Go Hand In Hand
    According to some experts, the origins of virtual reality can be traced back to the 1950s, although the first virtual reality display wasn’t invented until 1968. The field has obviously evolved over the past half of a century. However, it is changi…
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  • 4 Big Data Marketing Strategy Issues Holding You Back (And How To Fix Them)
    We are living in a data-driven world where Big Data is influencing almost every aspect of the digital marketing landscape. It has proven instrumental in creating customer-centric campaigns. That’s why the growing need for Big Data analyt…
    - 3 days ago 14 Jul 18, 10:30am -
  • How Payroll AI and Machine Learning Are Transforming Businesses
    Payroll management is a function that most companies and employees take for granted. However, it is highly complicated and difficult to run efficiently. This only becomes evident to people after payroll errors surface. A growing number of companies a…
    - 3 days ago 13 Jul 18, 9:59pm -
  • How To Use Social Media Analytics To Increase Your Business Success
    Marketing has changed immensely in the digital age, with more stress on improving the reach that a company has. Increasing this reach can lead to sales, brand recognition, and overall consumer trust of a small or large company. Social media is the be…
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  • The Benefits Of The Hybrid Cloud For Entrepreneurs
    Cloud solutions are getting popular with enterprises adopting modern cloud infrastructure to move from traditional systems to an agile structure. There are lots of benefits to adapting the hybrid cloud for entrepreneurs. Most of them already have the…
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Infoworld - Big Data

  • How to get real value from big data in the cloud
    According to a recent report from IDC, “worldwide revenues for big data and business analytics will grow from nearly $122 billion in 2015 to more than $187 billion in 2019, an increase of more than 50 percent over the five-year forecast period.”A…
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  • What is Julia? A fresh approach to numerical computing
    Julia is a free open source, high-level, high-performance, dynamic programming language for numerical computing. It has the development convenience of a dynamic language with the performance of a compiled statically typed language, thanks in part to…
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  • IDG Contributor Network: In an age of fake news, is there really such a thing as fake data?
    Deloitte Global predicts that medium and large enterprises will increase their use of machine learning in 2018, doubling the number of implementations and pilot projects underway in 2017. And, according to Deloitte, by 2020, that number will likely d…
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  • It’s time we tapped APIs for business analytics
    Srinath Perera is vice president of research at WSO2.APIs have become the mechanism of choice for connecting internal and external services, applications, data, identities, and other digital assets. As a result, APIs now have the potential to serve a…
    - 27 days ago 20 Jun 18, 10:00am -
  • 9 Splunk alternatives for log analysis
    Quick! Name a log analysis service. If the first word that popped out of your mouth was “Splunk,” you’re far from alone.To read this article in full, please click here(Insider Story)
    - 27 days ago 20 Jun 18, 10:00am -

Kdnuggets

BigData Analytics News

  • The Biggest Challenge of Hadoop Analytics: It’s all about Query Performance
    As Big Data gets bigger and more complex, scalability and performance turn out to be major areas of concern for business users. When organizations use SQL on Hadoop for their business intelligence, they often find it difficult to cope up with the gro…
    - 3 days ago 14 Jul 18, 7:17am -
  • How Big Data Affects Your Database Backup and Recovery Strategy
    All leading cloud storage services such as ottomatik and many others have realized the impact of big data on the database backup and recovery strategies. It is because of the realization that the firms have deliberately been changing their approaches…
    - 4 days ago 13 Jul 18, 7:42am -
  • How Big Data is Changing Law Enforcement
    Violent crime is down in the U.S. It’s been going down since the 1970s. “Using the FBI numbers, the violent crime rate fell 48% between 1993 and 2016,” according to Pew Research. “Using the BJS data, the rate fell 74% during that span.” The…
    - 6 days ago 11 Jul 18, 8:00am -
  • Preparing For A Career in Data Analytics, From Self-Taught Mastery to Advanced Degrees
    So, you’re thinking about enhancing or building your data analysis knowledge but don’t know where to start. You may be considering a bachelor’s or master’s degree, or the possibility of different certificates and trainings. Maybe you have a b…
    - 18 days ago 29 Jun 18, 9:55am -
  • Big Data and Data Science Trends to Expect in 2018 – 19
    Big data is the term that is given to large chunks or volume of structured and unstructured data. Though the volume of data plays an important part in determining the business of an organization, what matters more is how the organization operates on…
    - 19 days ago 28 Jun 18, 9:57am -

Data Science Central

  • !3 Reasons to Learn the Expected Value Framework for Data Analysis
    One of the most difficult and most critical parts of implementing data science in business is quantifying the return-on-investment or ROI.  In this article, we highlight three reasons you need to learn the Expected Value Framework, a framework tha…
    - 14 hours ago 16 Jul 18, 6:42pm -
  • !Remotely Send R and Python Execution to SQL Server from Jupyter Notebooks
    IntroductionDid you know that you can execute R and Python code remotely in SQL Server from Jupyter Notebooks or any IDE? Machine Learning Services in SQL Server eliminates the need to move data around. Instead of transferring large and sensitive d…
    - 16 hours ago 16 Jul 18, 5:31pm -
  • Weekly Digest, July 16
    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.Featured Resources and Technical ContributionsBest Machine Learning Tools:…
    - 2 days ago 15 Jul 18, 6:30pm -
  • Critically Reading Scientific Papers
    Critically reading scientific papers is critical for Data Scientists working some areas - especially those working in health. With that in mind, here are some key considerations in reading scientific (peer-review, grey literature) papers:Theory: Is…
    - 4 days ago 13 Jul 18, 6:11pm -
  • The art of data science...
    In 2018, Fast Company declared ‘Data Scientist’ as the best job in America for the third…
    - 4 days ago 13 Jul 18, 5:08pm -

datanami

  • !Big Data Career Notes
    In this monthly feature, we’ll keep you up-to-date on the latest career developments for individuals in the big data community. Whether it’s a promotion, new company hire, or even an accolade, we’ve got the details. Check in each month for an u…
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  • !Agile Integration Comes to Microservices
    As enterprises shift from the “waterfall” software development model to agile microservices architectures, integrators are offering new frameworks for easing the transition. Among them is WSO2, the open source integration vendor that this week re…
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  • !MongoDB Cloud Cases: Three Studies
    During the recently MongoDB World conference, Datanami was invited to talk shop with three customers – Braze, Ticketek, and Longbow Advantage – that have implemented the NoSQL database in production cloud environments. Here are their stories: Tic…
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  • Revving up HPC Workloads with FPGAs
    In enterprise data centers, big data just keeps getting even bigger — and that’s a good problem to have. There is a tremendous amount of potential business value in the flood of data flowing from the Internet of Things, social media, customer inf…
    - 1 day ago 16 Jul 18, 7:02am -
  • Ecosystem Play to Generate $100T by 2028, Accenture Says
    Digital disruption can be a scary thing. You either innovate by building a digital platform that leverages big data and emerging tech like AI, blockchain, and the Internet of Things, or you get disrupted by somebody who can. But the good news is you…
    - 5 days ago 12 Jul 18, 7:29pm -

Dataversity

  • !Data Governance: A Look Ahead from the Front Lines
    When it comes to Data Governance and Data Management programs, the enterprise needs to be thinking about today – and tomorrow. Data Governance leaders at financial services and planning organization TIAA are wrestling with the increasing pace of ch…
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  • !Cylance Unveils Cylance Smart Antivirus; AI-Powered Antivirus for Consumers
    A recent press release states, “Cylance® Inc., the leading provider of AI-driven, prevention-first security solutions, today launched Cylance Smart Antivirus, AI-powered antivirus software designed specifically for consumers. By extending the ente…
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  • !Optiv Security Launches New Managed Identity Service
    According to a new press release, “Optiv Security, the world’s leading security solutions integrator, today announced its new Privileged Access Managed Service. A remotely delivered, managed offering, this service is designed to help public and p…
    - 2 hours ago 17 Jul 18, 7:05am -
  • What Does It Mean to Certify an AI Product as Safe?
    Click to learn more about author James Kobielus. Artificial intelligence (AI) scares many people. Personally, I think those worries are seriously overblown. But we should respect the general public’s need for meaningful assurances that the next AI…
    - 1 day ago 16 Jul 18, 7:35am -
  • Intelligent Video Analytics for Today’s Enterprise
    Click to learn more about author Dipti Borkar. The proliferation of connected devices, wearables, mobility and robotics as well as the advancements in Artificial Intelligence and compute hardware has transformed not only how individuals carry on thei…
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