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We are happy to announce a great opportunity for starting with data mining or optimizing your data mining skills with the open source software RapidMiner: In June 2012, Rapid-I will provide a one…
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Here are Wikipedia links. Follow them to read about the history of these analytic companies and software over the last 30 years
This is our third post in our series of "great articles". For each article, click on the link after the title to read the full story.
1. How Big Data Will Disrupt the $9 Billion Music Publishing Rights Business - …Continue
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Tim O’Reilly famously declared in 2005: “Data is the next Intel Inside.” It well may be that big data—the organizational skill of using data as the key driver of performance—will make the IT function the new Intel Inside, the most strategic component of any organization.
Based on the success of Google, Amazon, and eBay at the time, O’Reilly correctly asserted that database management was a core…Continue
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Our latest contest is live! Feel free to signup. This contest is based on the Euro Soccer championship. You will develop an algorithm that can predict the ranking & outcome of each of the participating nations playing in the Euro 2012 championship. Our results will be announced after the 1st of July, 2012 (after the finals of Euro 2012). Solver celebration and prizes of $500 to be won!
The contest link - …Continue
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There is a debate raging (ok, maybe not raging) about terms such as “data science”, “analytics”, “data mining”, and “big data”. What do they mean, how do they overlap, and perhaps most importantly, who are the people who work in these fields?
Along with two other…Continue
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For the very smart data science geek who wants to avoid all kinds of social interactions (that is: having no boss, no employee, no colleague, no client, no customer, no contractors, no interaction with vendors etc.), there are a few options. All of them allows you to work from home. Some (when automated) allow you to not work at all. They can generate good complimentary income or (if scalable) great income.
In practice, these opportunities are not real jobs but rather entrepreneurial…Continue
By John Sumser
In the 20th Century, progress was driven by the principles of automation. The more you could streamline and control a process, the cheaper you could make it. Repeatability was the key.
Monitoring, in the form of process…Continue
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Machine data is the fastest growing, most pervasive part of “big data”. It is also the most valuable, containing a critical record of user behavior, security risks, service levels, fraudulent activity, customer experience and more
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What does it do? Founded in 2010, Locu's mission is to structure the world's information, and it is currently focused on unstructured local data. Locu combines document analysis, crowdsourcing, and machine learning to provide structured and semantically annotated data sets made available through a set of APIs. Locu’s first product helps restaurants better manage their online…Continue
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Should you be proactive, hire an expert before a crisis, or just hire someone when you have a major problem, such as
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Two new research reports on big data flash out its early impact on enterprise IT.
David Newman, Research VP at Gartner and a member of its Enterprise Architecture team, warns in Big Data Disruptions Tamed With Enterprise Architecture that “Big data will disrupt your business. Your actions will determine whether these disruptions are positive or negative.“ Newman sees three areas…Continue