ComputerWorld - Big Data

  • Watch Tech Talk on May 17 for an in-depth GDPR discussion
    The GDPR deadline is coming up fast, and most businesses in the U.S. aren’t ready yet. Join Ken Mingis and his panel of experts as they discuss the impact of the new rules and what U.S. organizations must do now to protect customer data. Find the s…
    - 19 days ago 9 May 18, 4:00am -
  • 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…
    - 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…
    - 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…
    - 9 Jun 17, 10:06am -
  • IDG Contributor Network: Real world challenges between us and the Internet of Things
    Many a blog line has been penned on the rich topic of the Internet of Things (IoT) but not much has been written about the real world challenges between our today and the many promises of the IoT tomorrow. Technology considerations can easily blind u…
    - 8 Jun 17, 5:15pm -

Analytics Vidhya

SmartData Collective

  • Big Data is Merging Ecommerce and Brick-and-Mortar Retail in Exciting Ways
    I have been monitoring trends in the digital marketing sphere since the late 1990s. I can still remember the early predictions of traditional retail in the age of e-commerce. Many experts speculated that traditional retail stores would be driven out…
    - 4 days ago 23 May 18, 11:55pm -
  • Will 6G Force Cell Phone Providers to Redesign Their Data Servers?
    A few months ago, we highlighted the changes that 5G networks will soon be creating for mobile users across the world. Although no provider has actually launched a 5G network yet, the wireless industry developed the first official standard for the ne…
    - 4 days ago 23 May 18, 6:56pm -
  • Data-Driven eCommerce Case Study: Cohorts and Segmentation
    E-commerce is a rapidly evolving field. It is growing at a remarkable pace, largely due to the evolution of big data. Segmentation is one of the biggest advantages that it offers. At Metrilo, we analyzed, tens of thousands of ecommerce platforms from…
    - 4 days ago 23 May 18, 6:19pm -
  • Is Big Data Causing Insurance Actuaries to Move Away from Using Credit Scores?
    Insurance companies have literally spent decades fine-tuning their actuarial models. In the 1990s, they began using credit scores to assess the risks of customers and set premiums accordingly. Laws permitting credit score use with insurance companies…
    - 6 days ago 22 May 18, 7:30am -
  • How Data Security Remains More Than Just About IT Safeguards
    While the internet has transformed the business world for the better, it has also created a host of new issues for organizations to consider. Having an online presence has become a fundamental for many companies, but even establishing a website bring…
    - 6 days ago 21 May 18, 9:55pm -

Infoworld - Big Data

  • IDG Contributor Network: Tales of eTail West, big data, and e-commerce success—or failure
    I attend the eTail West event, annually if I am able, because that’s where the enablers hang out. The worlds of retail, fashion, and e-commerce offer plenty of glitz and glamor. If what you are looking for, however, are serious discussions and acti…
    - 11 days ago 17 May 18, 1:52pm -
  • IDG Contributor Network: Big data + AI: Context, trust, and other key secrets to success
    When Target deduced that a teenager from Minnesota was pregnant—and told her father about it before she’d broken the news herself—it was a reminder of just how powerful data analytics can be, and how companies must wield that power carefully.Se…
    - 13 days ago 14 May 18, 10:04pm -
  • Review: Amazon SageMaker scales deep learning
    Amazon SageMaker, a machine learning development and deployment service introduced at re:Invent 2017, cleverly sidesteps the eternal debate about the “best” machine learning and deep learning frameworks by supporting all of them at some level. Wh…
    - 14 days ago 14 May 18, 10:00am -
  • The era of the cloud database has finally begun
    Folks, it’s happening. Although enterprises have spent the last few years shifting on-premises workloads to the public cloud, databases have been a sticking point. Sure, Amazon Web Services can point to 64,000 database migrations over the last two…
    - 17 days ago 11 May 18, 10:00am -
  • Watch Tech Talk on May 17 for an in-depth GDPR discussion
    The GDPR deadline is coming up fast, and most businesses in the U.S. aren’t ready yet. Join Ken Mingis and his panel of experts as they discuss the impact of the new rules and what U.S. organizations must do now to protect customer data. Find the s…
    - 19 days ago 9 May 18, 4:00am -

Kdnuggets

BigData Analytics News

  • How Blackjack Helped Jeff Ma Understand Big Data
    Jeff Ma was the inspiration behind the movie, 21. The MIT graduate won millions of dollars as part of a gambling team with immense maths skills, which gave them an edge over the house. Before 21, the story was chronicled in the 2003 bestselling novel…
    - 12 days ago 16 May 18, 10:33am -
  • Best Big Data Practices for 2018
    More than the latest buzzword, big data represents the new way of doing business. Doing it right the first time, saves you time and money while making you money. Big data helps you make money by providing you improved analytic tools that leverage exi…
    - 17 days ago 11 May 18, 6:34am -
  • What You Need to Know When It Comes to Cryptocurrencies and Cybersecurity
    The main allure of bitcoin and similar cryptocurrencies is a decentralized system, where no single entity or party has control over the currency and related interactions. This means that unlike fiat currencies, when you have cryptocurrencies stored a…
    - 25 days ago 3 May 18, 1:14pm -
  • How Big Data and Digital Signage Can Work together in Personalizing In-Store Experience
    Retailers are persistently trying to understand the behavior of their customers and getting to know their expectations and needs. To succeed in the technology-driven industry that exists today, retailers need to integrate analytics in order to person…
    - 28 days ago 30 Apr 18, 12:02pm -
  • What Is Hadoop, And How Does It Relate To Cloud?
    Summary Of late, Hadoop certification and training has attracted a lot of attention. Most people are really interested in knowing about its relationship with the cloud. In order to know more about it, one must understand the concept of big data. Cont…
    - 31 days ago 27 Apr 18, 12:15pm -

Data Science Central

  • Weekly Digest, May 28

    - 1 day ago 26 May 18, 5:00pm -
  • Apache Hadoop Admin Tips and Tricks
    In this post I will share some tips I learned after using the Apache Hadoop environment for some years, and  doing many many workshops and courses. The information here considers Apache Hadoop around version 2.9, but it could definably be extended t…
    - 3 days ago 25 May 18, 2:00am -
  • Data Science for Internet of Things - The Big Picture
    This big picture view lays the foundation of our book Data Science for the Internet of Things. (Co-authored by Ajit Jaokar, Jean Jacques Bernard and Sukanya Mandal)We address the question: at what points can we add analytics to the data after it le…
    - 3 days ago 25 May 18, 1:00am -
  • The First Things you Should Learn as a Data Scientist - Not what you Think
    The list below is a (non-comprehensive) selection of what I believe should be taught first, in data science classes, based on 30 years of business experience. This is a follow up to my article Why logistic regression should be taught last.I am not…
    - 3 days ago 24 May 18, 10:00pm -
  • Are YOU the Outlier?
    AI and machine learning are everywhere. Most decisions affecting every aspect of our lives are being made based on anomalies, classifications, and predictions. Even governmental decisions such as where will new schools be built may consider an enormo…
    - 4 days ago 24 May 18, 8:30am -

datanami

  • Data as Oxygen: Transformative Impact of the Data Marketplace
    From Data Lake to Data Marketplace. To get value from all the data you have and all the data that is coming in, both now and in the future, a new concept is needed that incorporates what has been learned from data warehouses and data lakes and also t…
    - 2 days ago 25 May 18, 8:31pm -
  • MLB Unravels Home Run Mystery with Analytics, Modeling and Simulation
    Since the 2015 season, the ball has been flying out of Major League ballparks at a remarkable clip. While people had ideas about what caused the surge, nobody knew for sure. But now an in-depth analysis of hitting data and computer simulations are fi…
    - 2 days ago 25 May 18, 8:30pm -
  • Data Regulation D-Day Arrives: Final Thoughts on GDPR
    Finally, after years of waiting, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) goes into effect tomorrow, dramatically changing the rules for what you can and can’t do with the personal data of European citizens. Here are some final thoughts on the…
    - 3 days ago 24 May 18, 8:10pm -
  • ID Verify Vendor Mitek Acquires AI-Based Authenticator
    To get a sense of which AI capabilities beyond chatbots are most likely to have an immediate commercial impact, it’s useful to monitor which AI developers are being snapped up by established technology vendors. Another clue surfaced this week when…
    - 4 days ago 24 May 18, 3:54pm -
  • Intel Adopts ‘Holistic’ Approach to AI
    A developers’ conference is generally regarded as an indication the host company is all-in on a particular technology. Intel Corp.’s inaugural AI DevCon highlights its strategy of moving beyond its dominant position in the server and other proces…
    - 4 days ago 24 May 18, 12:49am -

Dataversity

  • Webinar: How to Consume Your Data for AI
    To view just the slides from this presentation, click HERE>> This webinar was sponsored by: About the Webinar Smarter businesses apply AI to learn and continuously evolve the way they work. To extract full value from AI, companies need data strategy…
    - 2 days ago 26 May 18, 12:01am -
  • Slides: How to Consume Your Data for AI
    How to Consume Your Data for AI from DATAVERSITY To view the On Demand recording from this presentation, click HERE>> This webinar was sponsored by: About the Webinar Smarter businesses apply AI to learn and continuously evolve the way they work. To…
    - 2 days ago 25 May 18, 11:59pm -
  • Embracing AI: Why Artificial Intelligence is the Next Evolution in Analytics
    Click to learn more about author Kimberly Nevala. Descriptive. Predictive. Prescriptive. Perceptive? Artificial Intelligence (AI) provides exciting new opportunities for exploiting data and information. But is AI a revolution or natural evolution of…
    - 3 days ago 25 May 18, 7:35am -
  • Attunity Introduces Gold Client to Enable GDPR Compliance for SAP Environments
    A new press release reports, “Attunity Ltd., a leading provider of data integration and big data management software solutions, today announced a comprehensive data governance solution designed to assist companies with General Data Protection Regul…
    - 3 days ago 25 May 18, 7:15am -
  • McObject’s New eXtremeDB Running on E8 Storage Sets Records in STAC Benchmark Tests
    A recent press release reports, “McObject®, developer of eXtremeDB®, the ultra-efficient database system for real-time and historical data analysis, announced today it has set multiple STAC-M3™ benchmark records, running on E8 Storage, a pionee…
    - 3 days ago 25 May 18, 7:10am -