Big Data

Why AI, Machine Learning And Big Data Really Matter To B2B Companies

While most of the attention for how artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning and big data can impact companies is focused on the business to consumer (B2C) space, business to business (B2B) companies need to pay attention or they risk their future success. Customers have the same expectations for a simple and easy buying experience whether [...]

Cluster Analysis and Big Data

My last blog on machine learning discussed different types of artificial intelligence that can be applied to Big Data. This article will discuss cluster analysis, a form of Unsupervised Pattern Recognition. Let’s start with a basic definition. Pattern recognition algorithms are used to detect regularities in data, and they come in two basic flavors: supervised [...]

Why You Need a (Big) Data Management Platform for Your Digital Transformation

Digital transformation is underway in practically every industry in the world. Companies, businesses and organizations throughout the world are leveraging their assets, big data and analytics for an edge over their competitors. In fact, data analytics and big data have gained popularity to the extent that data analysis for differentiation is considered advantageous by nearly [...]

How Big Data is Helping Predict Heart Disease

Thanks to big data, doctors and scientists are making progress on being able to predict heart disease and find which treatments are the most effective. Our Current Fight Against Heart Disease As it stands right now, diagnosing heart disease requires a person to take a variety of medical tests to find. There is often minimal [...]

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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 [...]