Big Data

Solving the Monitoring Problems of This Decade and the Next

There is a difference between monitoring technology and understanding the impact of technology on your business. One of the most stressful times for any online business is dealing with performance and availability issues that were reported by your customers. If the customer saw an issue and reported it, things are bad, the clock is ticking, [...]

Solving the application performance growth gap.

Business applications continually become more complex as we have found ever more elegant ways to describe the logic behind process and automate the delivery of this logic. This seems obvious when you see (for example) the manual steps in business be replaced by web-based applications. Where we used to hand write sign credit card slips [...]

Applying Bayes Theorem to a Big Data World

Bayes Theorem One of the challenges in analyzing Big Data is of course its volume - there is just so much of it. Then mix in high velocity, or Fast Data and standard analytical methodologies to make sense of it breakdown, and become cumbersome and ineffective. Machine learning techniques that self-adjust and improve over time [...]

5 Actual Big Data Uses That Make Our Life Better

The Big Data Revolution (with the help of Machine Learning , Deep Learning and Artificial Intelligence) can transform our world in a “Big Brother Nightmare”… It could be… but, The Big Data can at the opposite improve our lives for a better tomorrow. Choosing the humanist way will be only a human choice… #1 -Anticipating Meteorological [...]

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CIOs Plan to Invest More in AI, Predictive Analytics, Big Data Tools

CIOs plan to spend more on predictive analytics in 2018 and recognize the need to invest in artificial intelligence and big data analytics tools to maximize their results. Healthcare IT leaders are investing more time and money in predictive analytics tools because of their potential to improve population health and reduce care costs, but they [...]

By |Big Data, CIO, Healthcare|

Mini-glossary: Big data terms you should know

When it comes to assembling a list of key big data terms, it makes sense to identify terms that everyone needs to know — whether they are highly technical big data practitioners, or corporate executives who confine their big data interests to dashboard reports. These 20 big data terms hit the mark. Analytics The discipline [...]

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Big data: The key to staying competitive in the financial services industry

Big data: The key to staying competitive in the financial services industry In response to this disruption and changing customer expectations, businesses in this sector have realised that in order to thrive in a constantly evolving market, they need to be able to improve their operational efficiencies, detect fraud quicker and more accurately, model and [...]

By |Advanced Analytics, Big Data|

Machine Learning: Understanding Feature Selection

Feature selection is a part of Machine Learning that can be very difficult to grasp for someone not intimately familiar with statistics. It is the intent of this blog to demystify what feature selection is and the techniques that can be used to accomplish it. What is Feature Selection? Making Predictions and Cluster Analysis are [...]

Big Data, Machine Learning and AI Predictions for 2018

By Matt Reaney, Founder of Big Cloud Investment in Big Data and AI shows no signs of slowing down. Here are some of our predictions for the year to come… Machine Learning capabilities Machine Learning capabilities are growing rapidly, transforming business applications in all sorts of industries from medicine and healthcare, to self-driving cars, gaming, [...]

Big Data and Data Science in the Finance Sector

Big Data is described as the large volume of data both structured and unstructured. It is a data whose scale, variation and complexity require new techniques, algorithms, and analysis to manage it and extract hidden knowledge and value from it. Big data is very big due to the introduction of communication means like social networking, [...]

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