Added by William Vorhies on August 5, 2015 at 11:00am — No Comments
The following list of collections of collections of Data Science and Big Data Analytics Best Practices, Lessons Learned, and Success Stories is an updated version of a previous list posted here.
The flood of articles, webinars, and conferences related to Big Data is generating its own "infoglut". Consequently, it is really helpful when you find resources that…Continue
Added by Kirk Borne on August 5, 2015 at 10:57am — No Comments
To tackle any problem in a systematic and effective way, you must be able to break it down into parts. After all, understanding the problem is the first step to finding the solution. From there, you can develop a strategic battle plan. With data quality, the same applies: every initiative features many stages and many different angles of attack.
When starting a…Continue
Added by Martin Doyle on August 5, 2015 at 5:06am — No Comments
Artificial Intelligence in investing has long been practiced by secretive hedge funds like Renaissance Technologies. However, some of the same capabilities are being offered by companies to other players. Here are three examples of companies on how they are using data sets to predict stock & other financial market outcomes.…Continue
Added by Pansop on August 5, 2015 at 3:00am — No Comments
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R allows you to create different plot types, ranging from the basic graph types like density plots, dot…Continue
Added by William Vorhies on August 4, 2015 at 9:39am — No Comments
Which accounts should I follow on Twitter to stay up to date with Big Data?
This is a common question for those who want to learn about Big Data or know more about the field.
Well, it just so happened that I wanted to practise my skills with Python and with Twitter API, I have thus created a way to find and rank the most successful accounts talking about Big Data on Twitter.
Here is the…Continue
guest blog by Jin Kim, VP Product Development for…Continue
Added by William Vorhies on August 3, 2015 at 8:30am — No Comments
A recent Wikibon report found that enterprises are struggling to derive maximum value from Big Data. While they expect a return of around $3.50 on the dollar, their return to-date is just $0.55. So what stops the business from deriving value from analytics? Based on my extensive…Continue
Added by Bhavani Raskutti on August 2, 2015 at 4:57pm — No Comments