The outsourcing model which led to the “on-demand” “as a service” model, has taken off with increasing adoption of cloud-computing and mobility. What started out with the SaaS – software as a service model, has now diversified into several other services.
Indeed, cloud computing has come to rest on three of these as its core pillars:
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Added by Vincent Granville on December 3, 2014 at 9:30am — No Comments
As a Big Data practitioner, I want to share these reflexions with all the DSC community.
I spend some time researching and writing this document, currently, apart from my family, these two disciplines are my passions, they are filling almost of my time.
Sincerely, I hope that you enjoy reading and I'll appreciate all your feedback and comments.
3. Similarities Big Data vs. Haute…
Added by Renette Youssef on December 2, 2014 at 11:48am — No Comments
How has the interest in Big Data, Hadoop, Business Intelligence, Analytics and dashboards changed over the years?
One easy way to gauge the interest is to measure how much news is generated for the related term and Google Trends allows you do that very easily.
After plugging all of the above terms in Google…Continue
Added by Nilesh Jethwa on December 2, 2014 at 10:37am — No Comments
Turning something raw into something industrially valuable has always required 2 things; science and engineering. The science is our attempt to explain and predict the behavior exhibited by some complex system and capture…Continue
Tassilo Pellegrini from Semantic Web Company has published a new report which outlines business models for Linked Data including a case study of the publishing house and information service provider Wolters Kluwer:
"With the increasing availability of semantic data on…Continue
Added by Andreas Blumauer on December 1, 2014 at 11:30pm — No Comments
I am finishing up my masters in Predictive Analytics at Northwestern which the curriculum has been my only experience in modeling data. All of my data related professional experience has been within the database layer as well as data visualization which I have a great passion for.
I feel that I am at a vital stage in my career as I want to start down the data science path but the experience required in the field is quite extensive.
I would like to ask for any recommendations…Continue
Added by Joshua Tikal on December 1, 2014 at 3:00pm — No Comments
Any parent can relate to the anxiety of being encharged with a newborn completely dependent on you yet unable to communicate its needs. This worry is amplified when your baby is born prematurely and spends its first few weeks of life in the Intensive Care Nursery hooked up to cardiorespiratory monitors.
Here's the thing about cardiorespiratory monitors. These devices track a newborn’s heart rate, breathing rate and oxygenation so that nurses can attend to health problems like …Continue
In a recent engagement with a Fortune 50 client which I had blogged about here earlier, I find there to be considerable debate within the IT department on the nature of the role that Domain Subject Matter Experts will need to play in the design of Advanced Analytics Solutions. Some argue that the role of the Domain Expert needs to be extensive in all…Continue
Isn't it true? Isn't this what most of the business folks and CXO's expect from their data science teams? Yes in fact, this is what we have been told in nearly all of conferences we attend. Thumping case studies, feverish pitch makes one believe in the story and you walk out with a true sense of achieving same…Continue