Big Data

Big Data, Machine Learning Can Revamp Provider Health IT Use

Big data analytics and machine learning could be a major benefit for providers - if they can develop the skills and competencies required to leverage advanced health IT. Instead of treating health IT as one of the biggest problems facing the medical profession, providers, educators, researchers and developers should embrace the vast potential of machine [...]

3 Ways Surgical Procedures Are Benefiting From Big Data

Big data is a popular buzzword that keeps appearing in nearly every industry, even medicine. But until now, it hasn’t really made its way into the wide and varied world of surgical procedures. Recent advances in technology have changed the way surgeons collect information, determine that a patient needs surgery and even the way these [...]

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The All-encompassing Role of Big Data in the Finance and Trading Industry

Big data is something that is setting its fingerprints in almost everything, irrespective of the business or industry you’re looking at. Nowadays, it is hard to separate the big business decisions from big data and this is especially true with regards to the finance and trading industry which is feeling the biggest influence of big [...]

Artificial Intelligence and Big Data

Artificial Intelligence Artificial Intelligence (AI) has been around for decades. However, recently with the advent of “Big Data”, it’s been getting more attention. Wikipedia says this about Artificial Intelligence: “In computer science, the field of AI research defines itself as the study of ‘intelligent agents’: any device that perceives its environment and takes actions that [...]

How Machine Learning, Big Data And AI Are Changing Healthcare Forever

While robots and computers will probably never completely replace doctors and nurses, machine learning/deep learning and AI are transforming the healthcare industry, improving outcomes, and changing the way doctors think about providing care. Machine learning is improving diagnostics, predicting outcomes, and just beginning to scratch the surface of personalized care. Imagine walking in to see [...]

Most Industries Are Nowhere Close to Realizing the Potential of Analytics

Most Industries Are Nowhere Close to Realizing the Potential of Analytics Back in 2011, the McKinsey Global Institute published a report on the transformational potential of big data—and it would take a supercomputer to process all of the articles that have appeared since then urging companies to get on board before some digital disruptor renders [...]

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The importance of big data and analytics in the era of digital transformation

As organisations begin their digital transformation journey, big data and analytics can play a key role in it being a success. Big data means better business Data is an enabler of future strategies and immediate change, thanks to the power of predictive analytics and advanced data science. Correctly harnessing data can help to achieve better, [...]