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All Blog Posts Tagged 'Information' (7)

5 Risks must be addressed by businesses and governements (AI can be magic wand for such cases of risk)

Players in ecommerce, entertainment, finance, Internet and social media space drive and influence risk indicators for not just for themselves but for users of Internet and increasingly to larger society as side effects spread to social, political and economic scenarios. Any risks from above domains are dominant and may easily be extrapolated in domains too.

There are five risks that may influence society negatively and turn in to resistance force for adoption of digital…

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Added by Chandra Shekhar on January 1, 2019 at 11:00pm — No Comments

Analyzing Geographic Data with QGIS - Part 1

Today I'm writing this post to explain how it's possible to make geographic analysis and answer questions like: which is the richest area in my city? How many people do live in one neighborhood? 

You can do it combining shape files with an excel spreadsheet, let's understand it together...

First of all, we need to install one Geographic Information System (GIS), and I recommend QGIS - free and open source GIS

Then,…

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Added by Thiago Buselato Maurício on February 11, 2018 at 9:30am — No Comments

Anatomy of Data Analytics – Part I

Years ago, when I made a switch from procedural to object oriented programming, concepts such as function overloading fascinated me. The simplicity a single function changing and behaving based on the types of values passed to it spoke volumes to its simplicity and elegance. Being a bit nostalgic I am going to say “those were the good old days!”.  Today, the word Analytics is certainly an overloaded term in the data world!  It is used to define work done by data scientists to…

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Added by Naghman Waheed on November 3, 2015 at 7:42am — No Comments

Data Scientists Must Prioritize Client Confidentiality

Many organizations are reluctant to create data science teams (internally or externally) because of information confidentiality and privacy concerns. It is dangerous to open the kimono to competition - disclosing high-value information about inner workings of the firm may cause…

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Added by Michael Walker on September 24, 2015 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Data Silos Obstruct Quest for Competitive Advantage

Data and information silos are a significant problem for organizations getting full value from data. Data silos are separate databases or data files that are not part of an organization's enterprise-wide…

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Added by Michael Walker on February 11, 2014 at 8:00pm — 2 Comments

The University of Denver

■Graduate Degree:   Master of Science, Business Information

■Graduate Degree:   MBA, Information Technology Concentration

■Undergraduate Degree: Major and minor in business information technology and statistics.…

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Added by David P. Jurist on December 13, 2013 at 1:22pm — No Comments

Data Scientists vs. Data Engineers

More and more frequently we see organizations make the mistake of mixing and confusing team roles on a data science or "big data" project - resulting in over-allocation of responsibilities assigned to …
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Added by Michael Walker on July 2, 2013 at 12:01pm — 9 Comments

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