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Top Five Digital Transformation Trends In Healthcare

Top Five Digital Transformation Trends In Healthcare No one can dispute technology’s ability to enable us all to live longer, healthier lives. From surgical robots to “smart hospitals,” the digital transformation is revolutionizing patient care in new and exciting ways. The following are just a few ways how. Telemedicine For the first time, a patient’s [...]

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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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Analytics in the Stock Market: Made for Each Other

The ability to accurately predict stock market activity has been the holy grail of analytics and machine learning for decades. Algorithmic trading has already had an effect on the market, being directly responsible for the Flash Crash (a brief swing of over 1,000 points on May 6, 2010) in the Dow Jones Industrial Average. Can [...]

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The Future of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning for Financial Services

The Future of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning for Financial Services The reason for looking at these specific areas is to break some common misconceptions in order to really understand how far away we are from true AI and machine learning in business. Where are artificial intelligence and machine learning today? Computers complete different categories [...]

Internet Of Things (IoT): 5 Essential Ways Every Company Should Use It

The Internet of Things (IoT) means everyday objects are now creating data and connecting to the internet. The result is more data - a lot more data. Data we can use in ways we could not have imagined even 10 years ago. Watches now monitor our sleep and keep track of our activities, TVs understand [...]

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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 [...]