Natural language processing (NLP) involves machine learning, artificial intelligence, algorithms and linguistics related to interactions between computers and human languages. One important goal…Continue
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Business-Driven Evaluation of HP Vertica, Featuring CMA Consulting Services
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. ET
If you’re like most organizations, you have made a major investment in…Continue
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I am starting my masters in the field in predictive analytics and searching feverishly for scholarships. If anyone is aware of scholarship opportunities for students within the industry of data I would greatly appreciate it!
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I am no expert in market analysis of any kind, but my personal Big Data Analytics embedded in my small brains which I inherited from my cave-dwelling ancestors tells me that the industry is anticipating huge profits from…Continue
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Providing business intelligence (BI) for Big Data presents unique challenges. In addition to tackling performance challenges of Big Data, BI tools must be able to access new types of data, present it in meaningful ways and provide intuitive navigation for end…Continue
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There are several ways to make money via start-ups:
Know the numbers, know your business!
Numbers are the fundamental language of business. The bottom-line on the income statement is a number. The business plan is expressed specifically as numbers on the operating budget, numbers that may derive largely from statistical projections of revenues and costs.…Continue
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There’s been a great deal of discussion over the past several weeks regarding data mining and predictive models. Terms like “meta data” and “algorithm” are fast moving from the domain of IT practitioners and into the realm of water cooler discussion. This might be a good opportunity to briefly review some of these concepts in order to better understand data mining practices and standards.
First, some terms.
Meta Data - refers…Continue
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Batch data processing is an efficient way of processing high volumes of data is where a group of transactions is collected over a period of time. Data is collected, entered, processed and then the batch results are…Continue
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Aug 12, 2013
May I say at the outset that I know the phrase “Data Suction Appliance” sounds awkward at its best and downright awful at its worst. Honestly, I don’t feel that bad! These are some of the…Continue
With email encryption being targeted by the government as if it was criminal activity (read the story about the Lavabit platform shut down by the government because it was used by Edward Snowden in the recent NSA leak), this could be a great opportunity for mathematicians and data scientists:…Continue
Most companies work regularly to reduce risk without truly understanding exactly what risk really is, or how much it should be reduced. Some managers will tell you that risk exists, but they won’t be able to tell you where or to what extent. Others can identify where a risk might lie, but can not tell you the impact to the company should the identified risky event occur.
Most technology managers tend to talk about risk in terms of security and disaster…Continue
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How enterprises can accelerate the creation of new data quality solutions while aligning with business goals.
Article originally published on TDWI.org by Philip Russom, TDWI…Continue
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Guest blog post by Francesca Krihely.
Here’s a prediction and a challenge, rolled into one. Whatever the level of your present understanding of Hadoop, in short, you’re going to hear a lot more about Hadoop in…