The world of big data and data science can often seem complex or even arcane from the outside looking in. In business, a lot of people by now probably understand the basics of what Big Data analysis involves – collecting the ever growing amount of data we are generating, and using it to come up with meaningful insights. But what does this actually involve on a day to day level for the professionals who get their hands dirty with the nuts and bolts?
To have a look under the hood of a…Continue
Added by Bernard Marr on January 19, 2016 at 9:00am — No Comments
2015 was a tumultuous year for Big Data, with highs continuing to dazzle us with the potential world-changing power of data and analytics.
At the same time there were plenty of lows serving as ongoing warnings that much is still unknown about exactly how it will end up changing the world.
So here’s a quick review of the year, highlighting what I think were the most important or newsworthy stories in the world of Big Data and analytics over the last 12 months.…Continue
Added by Bernard Marr on January 1, 2016 at 11:00am — No Comments