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How Marketers Use Data Analytics to Reach New and Existing Customers (Infographic)

Big data and analytics can help a business predict consumer behavior, improve decision-making across the board and determine the ROI of its marketing efforts. By addressing these aspects adequately, the business would not only be able to protect its market share, but also expand into new territories. The below infographic by Villanova University School of Business Online takes a detailed look at this…

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Added by Jay Taylor on September 1, 2017 at 8:00pm — 1 Comment

To Index Data Is to Sort Data

Indexing is commonly used among programmers. Without fully grasping the idea behind the technique, a programmer is always eager to take advantage of it whenever they encounter a query performance problem, only to get disappointed by the result on many occasions. By analyzing the principle of indexing, the article tries to show programmers when is the appropriate time to use an index and how to use it.

 

Basic idea

The purpose of indexing is to quickly find…

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Added by JIANG Buxing on August 29, 2017 at 12:30am — No Comments

How data analytics is transforming the Health care industry

 

 

There is an estimated 50 Petabytes of data in the health care realm, predicted to grow to 25,000 Petabytes by 2020, reported by a new info-graphic from Oracle. From this astonishing data report, we can see that the healthcare industry is generating a huge amount of data, driven by clinical records, medical care and compliance & regulatory requirements.

Luckily, big data analytic application has been widely used in…

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Added by Paul Black on August 10, 2017 at 7:00pm — No Comments

How to Collect Big Data

Yes we know that you will be having a lots of queries such as Collection of Big Data, How organizations gather Big Data, how to gather information for quantitative research so don't stress, in the event that you are here to hunt down these questions here then you are on the right page as here we are going to give you a complete article on Collection of Big Data strategies quickly. …

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Added by Ayushi Mishra on November 4, 2016 at 3:00am — No Comments

Data Wars: Dawn of the Yottabyte

Big Data is an accumulation of data that is too large and complex for processing by traditional database management tools.

-Merriam Webster

 

Yeah But, What Really Makes Big Data Big Data?  This question is as fundamental to data science as the chicken/egg question should be to researchers at KFC. But we’re not dealing with an A/B chicken model here.  It’s more elephant to the dark room or scaling it up, the nearest star to our galactic…

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Added by Orion Stallard on July 8, 2016 at 12:54pm — No Comments

7 Tools to extract text from HTML document

I want to share an interesting article about data scaping that you might need in your business. The article below is mainly reprinted from here

Text in the HTML document is the content that placed between HTML tags like <a> </a> , <title> </title>. Sometimes we want to extract the text in the HTML document and there are two methods that can…

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Added by Nora Choi on May 31, 2016 at 2:30am — No Comments

Data Lakes Still Need Governance Life Vests

As a central repository and processing engine, data lakes hold great promise for raising return on data assets (RDA).  Bringing analytics directly to different data in its native formats can accelerate time-to-value by providing data scientists and business users with increased flexibility and…

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Added by Gabriel Lowy on April 11, 2016 at 12:00pm — No Comments

The IoT User Experience Urgency

As we evolve toward a software-defined world, there’s a new user experience urgency emerging.  That’s because the definition of “user” is going to be vastly expanded.  In the Internet of Things (IoT) era, users include machines.…

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Added by Gabriel Lowy on March 30, 2016 at 9:43am — No Comments

Europe Big Data Market - Analysis and Forecast 2018

Big Data includes technologies include Hadoop, cloud-based analytics, and scalable data storage. Big data market is grooming significantly. It is used most extensively today with business intelligence and analytics applicationsBig Data help you to understand the information contained within the data and help to identify the data which is most important for the business future business…

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Added by Emma R on January 7, 2016 at 4:30am — No Comments

Top 10 Pointers in New Apache Spark 1.6 Release

In this new year 2016, we should be excited that Apache Spark community have released and announced the availability of Apache Spark 1.6, which is the 7th release on the 1.x line.

  • Committers – Contributors to Spark had crossed 1000, which is doubled.
  • Patches – Apache Spark 1.6 version includes & covers 1000 patches.
  • Run SQL query on files – This feature helps user and application to…
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Added by Kumar Chinnakali on January 5, 2016 at 8:05pm — No Comments

The Collective Definition of Data Lake by Big Data Community

Yes, we are marching towards New Year 2016!  What happened to Resolution of 2014, 2015? Quit Habits? Practice Habits? Road ahead? Am into all, but i could not able to keep it up. Hence this New Year 2016 is no more resolutions, just implement the plan.

Extend to that, as we know big data is bringing more business value to enterprise by leveraging the data lake. Data Lake..... What is that? Data Lake is loosely defined word and the definition gets changed during implementation…

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Added by Kumar Chinnakali on December 2, 2015 at 6:00am — No Comments

Global Market Scenario for Big Data

The term Big Data refers to the burgeoning amount of data seated in enormous databases, of sizes well beyond the ability of normal databases to store, retrieve, analyze, and manage. The definition, however, is rather quite subjective and involves another definition of how big a database needs to be so we can call it big data. As for this definition, some terabytes would aptly define big data for now, but as technology advances and we are flooded with even more data than this,…

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Added by Sagar on November 20, 2015 at 8:00pm — No Comments

Evolving Storage Strategies in Capital Markets

Harvesting intelligence from data—and converting that intelligence into productive financial risk-transfer decisions—is a key element of how capital markets firms both provide value to their clients and protect their own interests.  To date, however, few firms are optimizing the conversion of raw data into actionable analytics to satisfy competitive and regulatory…

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Added by Gabriel Lowy on June 29, 2015 at 10:37am — No Comments

Performance Analytics is Key to PADS Framework

This post is an excerpt from our new report “The PADS Framework for Application Performance and User Experience”.  You can download the free report here http://tech-tonicsadvisors.com/go/pads-framework-white-paper.

The “point of delivery”, which is where users access composite apps, is…

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Added by Gabriel Lowy on June 22, 2015 at 9:28am — No Comments

How to Gain Business Insight from Company Data

Data is everywhere. We get that. However, the focus is no longer on who owns the MOST data, but how to turn this data into insights to solve business challenges and create competitive advantage.

Most companies are focused on just a fraction of what their data is telling them. However, according to a recent study by KPMG (…

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Added by Michael Meyers on June 19, 2015 at 1:26pm — No Comments

Solving the Data Growth Crisis with Hadoop

What's the latest on the data growth crisis? Well, how about 40 zettabytes by 2020? What?

 

Yes, data is growing even faster than anyone imagined. And the good news is that Apache Hadoop has arrived as a next generation enterprise data management platform…

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Added by John Ottman on May 5, 2015 at 4:55pm — 1 Comment

The Value of Data Platform-as-a-Service (dPaaS)

Data Platform-as-a-Service (dPaaS) represents a new approach to efficiently blend people, processes and technologies.  A customizable dPaaS with unified integration and data management enables organizations to harness the value of their data assets to improve decision outcomes and operating performance.

dPaaS provides enterprise-class scalability enabling users…

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Added by Gabriel Lowy on April 2, 2015 at 9:44am — No Comments

Data Center Efficiency Analytics

Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM) software manages the data centers that run the software-driven economy.  With users – both employees and customers – increasingly engaging with company apps and websites via mobile devices, managing data center capacity and efficiency has become strategic.

IT teams face conflicting challenges.  On one hand, they try…

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Added by Gabriel Lowy on April 2, 2015 at 9:37am — No Comments

Data Quality Determines Decision Outcomes

Big data does not change the relationship between data quality and decision outcomes.  It underscores it.

The elegance of analytics systems and processes lies not in the gathering, storing and processing of data.  Today’s technology has made this relatively easy and common.  Rather it is in the integration and management to provide the highest quality data in…

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Added by Gabriel Lowy on February 24, 2015 at 12:47pm — 1 Comment

Hybrid Data Center Strategy

Rapidly changing market dynamics and increased GRC (governance, regulatory and compliance) requirements are pressuring more IT departments to evolve toward a hybrid data center strategy.  A hybrid data center approach lets organizations retain and fully amortize legacy infrastructure, while curbing capital expenditures on new data centers.  It also provides the…

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Added by Gabriel Lowy on February 19, 2015 at 1:30pm — No Comments

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