Over a five year time period, based on better analytics, and where everybody win (except drug companies, doctors and hospitals).
Most analytic models to reduce health care costs are focusing on having insurance companies,…Continue
Added by Vincent Granville on August 27, 2013 at 6:00pm — No Comments
Very interesting study published by KDNuggets. Here are the highlights:
The most popular languages continue to be R (used by 61% of KDnuggets readers), Python (39%), and SQL (37%). SAS is stable at around 20%. The highest growth was for Pig/Hive/Hadoop-based languages, R, and SQL, while Perl, C/C++, and Unix tools…Continue
Business-Driven Evaluation of HP Vertica, Featuring CMA Consulting Services
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. ET
If you’re like most organizations, you have made a major investment in…Continue
Added by Vincent Granville on August 19, 2013 at 3:00pm — No Comments
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Providing business intelligence (BI) for Big Data presents unique challenges. In addition to tackling performance challenges of Big Data, BI tools must be able to access new types of data, present it in meaningful ways and provide intuitive navigation for end…Continue
Added by Vincent Granville on August 18, 2013 at 8:00am — No Comments
There are several ways to make money via start-ups:
Added by Vincent Granville on August 14, 2013 at 2:30pm — No Comments
With email encryption being targeted by the government as if it was criminal activity (read the story about the Lavabit platform shut down by the government because it was used by Edward Snowden in the recent NSA leak), this could be a great opportunity for mathematicians and data scientists:…Continue
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Added by Vincent Granville on August 7, 2013 at 9:51pm — No Comments
How enterprises can accelerate the creation of new data quality solutions while aligning with business goals.
Article originally published on TDWI.org by Philip Russom, TDWI…Continue
Added by Vincent Granville on August 7, 2013 at 8:25pm — No Comments
Guest blog post by Francesca Krihely.
Here’s a prediction and a challenge, rolled into one. Whatever the level of your present understanding of Hadoop, in short, you’re going to hear a lot more about Hadoop in…
If you have a Gmail account (and most of us do), you might have noticed a new feature that Google is slowly deploying across all users. Not everybody is impacted yet, though more and more users are every day, and it is still possible to reverse back to the old Gmail if you don't like it.
Google, in the new Gmail version,…Continue