Big Data

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 [...]

Everything you’ve always wanted to know about fintech

The financial technology (fintech) industry is thriving globally and received $17.4 billion in investment last year alone. But users are often unaware that the financial services applications they use count as "fintech", or may not know what exactly fintech and its accompanying jargon means. Here, CNBC explains all the crucial terminology you need to know [...]

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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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Data Science: Transforming the finance industry

The Data Science revolution Data Science, Predictive Analytics, Big Data, Supervised/Unsupervised Machine Learning, Itinerant buzzwords or opportunity for competitive advantage? As we’ve seen during the last couple of decades, it can be much more than that: innovative Data Science applications have not only brought major technology disruptions across industries, but have also established today’s market [...]

Banking on analytics and machine learning – Demystifying the terms

Machine learning, a subset of Artificial Intelligence (AI) is a method of data analysis that uses algorithms to iteratively learn from data and derive insights without being explicitly programmed. We can find examples of how Machine Learning is already a part of our daily lives – like Google Maps, using location data from smartphones, analyses [...]

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 [...]