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Big Data: How it is Reshaping Retail

Plenty of new technologies have emerged. Some of them have quickly established themselves to virtually connect us as an integral part of, well, everything we do. One of the most important in this lot of technologies is Big Data. Given that it helps companies gather, store, process, and analyze an extensive amount of data to pursue previously undiscovered insights and details, it is understandable why it would become such a sought-after technology and that too so quickly. It also explains why…

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Added by Ryan Williamson on October 8, 2020 at 12:59am — No Comments

Big Data in Manufacturing: How it Benefits the Sector

Big data, huh? No matter where you look, there it is! And this seeming omnipresence is not without reason, i.e., the technology does indeed play a vital role in the world today. Defined as an amalgamation of different tools to gather and closely analyze data, big data delivers highly valuable insights and analysis. As you can imagine, this ability has made it highly beneficial to, well, literally every industry and business on the face of Earth. That holds for the manufacturing industry…

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Added by Ryan Williamson on September 25, 2020 at 2:22am — No Comments

Big Data’s Impact on the Real Estate Industry

Big data has come to play an essential role across the entire spectrum of industries in the world today, including real estate. In fact, in real estate, this novel technology has an exciting role to play. You see, real estate is inherently complex, thanks to the countless factors involved; there’s the people, the local real estate market, and several other factors that affect it. As a result, it can be quite challenging too, say, determine the right price or rent for a given property.…

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Added by Ryan Williamson on August 27, 2020 at 5:12am — No Comments

Food Delivery Time: Tips to Leverage Big Data Analytics for Better Results

The online food delivery business has taken off in the past few years — that much everyone knows. But do you know why this industry has noticed such rapid growth in demand and popularity? It is because of the utter convenience they deliver. Today’s customers come with high expectations, and this industry seems to have checked all the boxes one needs to; well, save for one. Delivery time — this continues to remain a sore spot for most customers who engage with online food delivery businesses.…

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Added by Ryan Williamson on June 19, 2020 at 1:13am — No Comments

Top Ways in Which Big Data Has Fortified Geolocation Apps

The world is on the constant lookout for technologies that can help us further improve how we go about not only our daily lives but how we conduct business as well. And this search has led us to highly valuable resources: Geolocation and big data. We know the world is brimming with data, which makes it vital to use technologies that can help us sort through this data and make some sense of it. That’s where big data comes in — allowing us to extract value from the abundance of data. It is…

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Added by Ryan Williamson on April 13, 2020 at 1:58am — No Comments

5 Ways Big Data Is Impacting Healthcare Providers

The ability of companies to provide great healthcare has always been reliant upon data. Before the widespread adoption of technology, important information came from medical exams, checkups, and direct communication between physicians. …

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Added by Luke Fitzpatrick on December 15, 2019 at 11:30pm — No Comments

World’s Best Countries in the Big Data Industry You Must Watch Out For in 2020

By 2027, the big data market is estimated to grow to USD 103 billion. And by 2022, the global big data and analytics market is predicted to grow to USD 274 billion, statistics backed by Statista.

The scarcity of talent in the big data industry is being wooed by hefty pay packages, but only to those with extensive knowledge in big data tools and technologies.…

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Added by Yoey Thamas on December 3, 2019 at 1:41am — No Comments

Bridging the Digital Divide

Why is data so important?

Despite being about as prevalent as electricity, it can be difficult to adequately explain how critical data is to the modern world. From business operations to tackling the environmental crisis, data is the key to unlocking insight and developing intelligent solutions across every sector. Although Big Data has been in the news for at least a couple of decades, other types of data are now getting air time as well. Open…

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Added by Lewis Wynne-Jones on October 31, 2019 at 5:30am — No Comments

Design Principles for Big Data Performance

The evolution of the technologies in Big Data in the last 20 years has presented a history of battles with growing data volume. The challenge of big data has not been solved yet, and the effort will certainly continue, with the data volume continuing to grow in the coming years. The original relational database system (RDBMS) and the associated OLTP  (Online Transaction Processing) make it so easy to work with data using SQL in all aspects, as long as the data size is small enough to…
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Added by Stephanie Shen on September 29, 2019 at 4:00pm — 1 Comment

Some Data Science Certifications Worth Considering

Data science is becoming the pulse of the industry as they provide the minute details to speed up marketing campaigns, enhance business opportunities, drive excellence and earn profit in business by making intelligent decisions. 

As a result, the job market for data science professionals is proliferating. The scope in the field of Data Science is vast and opens up several innovative opportunities by 2020 and beyond. Learn data science skills and become one among the…

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Added by Yoey Thamas on September 20, 2019 at 1:00am — No Comments

5 Tips for Making Better Business Decisions

Today’s business environment is as competitive as ever. With digital and brick-and-mortar businesses coalescing to create a comprehensive ecosystem of goods and services, differentiation can be difficult.

Efficiency and accuracy are becoming the drivers of success.

To put it simply, making the right business…

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Added by Evan Morris on August 27, 2019 at 8:00pm — No Comments

7 Steps to Ensure and Sustain Data Quality

Several years ago,  I met a senior director from a large company.  He mentioned the company he worked for was facing data quality issues that eroded customer satisfaction, and he had spent months investigating the potential causes and how to fix them. “What have you found?” I asked eagerly.  “It is a tough issue.  I did not find a single cause, on the contrary, many things went wrong,” he replied.  He then started citing a long list of what contributed to the data quality issues - almost…
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Added by Stephanie Shen on July 28, 2019 at 3:30pm — No Comments

Big Data & Public health syndicate: The promise and perils

Data is growing at an unimaginable speed. Data has been and will be the most crucial driving factors behind day-to-day activities that we carry out. As we talk, tons and tons of data---in exabytes is being added and processed each day, making it difficult to handle such an astronomical amount. There lies one major difficulty in handling such large amount of data. Since the volume is increasing rapidly in comparison to the computing resources, we find it…

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Added by Jane Brewer on June 24, 2019 at 8:00pm — No Comments

Big Data Architecture in Data Processing and Data Access

I started my career as an Oracle database developer and administrator back in 1998. Over the past 20+ years, it has been amazing to see how IT has been evolving to handle the ever growing amount of data, via technologies including relational OLTP (Online Transactional Processing) database, data warehouse, ETL (Extraction, Transformation and Loading) and OLAP (Online Analytical Processing) reporting, big data and now AI, Cloud and IoT.  All these technologies were enabled by the rapid…
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Added by Stephanie Shen on June 23, 2019 at 7:30am — No Comments

Why is Data Curation Important for Big Data Industry

Introduction

Big data is the buzzword today, isn’t it?

We live in the golden age of what…

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Added by Hiren patel on June 14, 2019 at 7:42pm — No Comments

What are the prerequisite skills required to become a data scientist in 2019?

According to the “Future of Jobs 2018” report, it is said that with advancement in machines and artificial intelligence it is likely that these technologies will replace 75 million jobs by 2020. Data scientist remains to be one of the trending careers, and those interested in pursuing data science as a career must first have the right skill set to land a job in this field.  

As more companies become data-driven, professionals skilled in data science…

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Added by Yoey Thamas on April 7, 2019 at 8:57pm — 1 Comment

How Data Science is Important for eCommerce

Thanks to evolving technology, retail marketers nowadays have access to wide range of data and analytics tools, which is making everyone’s life easier. It gives businesses a chance to solve problems and provide excellent customer experience. 

The ability of machines to process data and perform tasks in a way that mimics human intelligence such as voice and visual recognition or decision making is opening many doors for online retailers, and brand owners look for ways to…

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Added by Karolina Sposob on March 11, 2019 at 12:30am — No Comments

Five Top Big Data Certifications for 2019

“Information is the oil of 21st century and analytics is the combustion engine” ~ Gartner 

Big data is the new oil and there’s no denying to this fact. In certain ways the analogy fits, it is easy to draw attention about how information (data) is used to power much of the transformative technology that we see today such as predictive analysis, automation and artificial intelligence etc.  

As technology move…

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Added by Aileen Scott on February 10, 2019 at 6:30pm — No Comments

How to Capture Data to Make Business Impact

Every business challenge that is to be solved with a data-driven decision has a data universe behind it. This data universe is the set of data that could be captured that is linked to the business challenge.

A data universe is formed by information and noise: Information is data that can be transformed into knowledge; noise is data from which no…

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Added by Ramon Serrallonga on January 1, 2019 at 6:36am — No Comments

An Application of Data Science and Mathematics in Finance

Imagine that one day, you see people are queuing up in front of Bank A; so you ask the staff at the counter, you are told that they are offering anyone (regardless of their credit history) a loan of $100,000 at a fixed annual rate at 2%. You then look around, the Bank B next door offers 1-year term deposit with a fixed annual rate at 3% for the same amount ($100,000). After 5 minutes' waiting, you sign for the loan from Bank…

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Added by Zhongmin Luo on November 21, 2018 at 2:30pm — 2 Comments

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