Tag: Big Data

How Big Data Are Unlocking the Mysteries of Autism

How Big Data Are Unlocking the Mysteries of Autism

When I started my pediatric genetic practice over 20 years ago, I was frustrated by constantly having to tell families and patients that I couldn’t answer many of their questions about autism and what the future held for them. What were the causes of their child’s particular behavioral and medical challenges? Would their child talk? Have seizures? What I did know was that research was the key to unlocking the mysteries of a remarkably heterogeneous disorder that affects more than five million Americans and has no FDA-approved treatments. Now, thanks in large part to the impact of genetic research, those answers are starting to come into focus.

How a Unified Big Data Infrastructure Can Boost Population Health

How a Unified Big Data Infrastructure Can Boost Population Health

Lee Health is working to unify information from clinical systems, claims, labs, and more to build a big data infrastructure and enhance population health management.

For organizations seeking to improve their population health management capabilities, big data is a critical part of the journey.

3 Top Artificial Intelligence Stocks to Buy Right Now

3 Top Artificial Intelligence Stocks to Buy Right Now

Every so often, a new technology comes along that fundamentally changes the world. Consider the discovery of electricity, the invention of the automobile, and the creation of the internet — all three sparked dramatic transformations, boosting productivity and efficiency across industries.

Big Data Is Dead: Long Live Smart Data

Big Data Is Dead: Long Live Smart Data

For more than a decade, big data has been steadily soaring. New data-driven companies have emerged and become multibillion-dollar juggernauts, while established market leaders recognized the power of data early and have invested accordingly. But like with so many things, 2020 was a wake-up call for data strategies, especially the many not delivering immediate value.

How Big Data, Predictive Analytics And Machine Learning Changed The Railway Industry

How Big Data, Predictive Analytics And Machine Learning Changed The Railway Industry

The ancient Silk Road, once the longest overland trade route, ran over 4,000 miles long. Today nestled in Eurasia’s heart along the Silk Road is the national railway company – Kazakhsthan Temir Zholy (KTZ). Though traversing across this historic pathway sounds rather cool, the complex geography and harsh weather conditions propose serious challenges in operating cargo and passenger transportation. 

Big Data, Big Problems as Privacy and Bias Concerns Persist

Big Data, Big Problems as Privacy and Bias Concerns Persist

Big data analytics is the secret sauce of the American polity and economy—widely utilized but poorly understood. Organizations use various types of big data analytics to make decisions, correlations, and predictions about their constituents or stakeholders. The market for data is big and growing rapidly; it’s estimated to hit $100 billion before the end of the decade.

10 Ways to Leverage Digital Transformation in 2021

10 Ways to Leverage Digital Transformation in 2021

2020 has been transformative to say the least, and that cuts much deeper than a new generation of people discovering Fleetwood Mac. In our daily discourse, we have conveniently coined anything change-related as digital transformation. As we happily turn the page on 2020, companies are thinking about how to leverage digital transformation in 2021 and beyond. 

Eight Ways Big Data Can Boost Your HR Efforts

Eight Ways Big Data Can Boost Your HR Efforts

Not just a tech industry buzzword, big data is making an impact across businesses and teams of all stripes. Combining and analyzing massive amounts of gathered data can lead to insights that improve everything from product development to customer relations and beyond. Big data also has the potential to revolutionize how HR teams find new candidates and improve culture and employee satisfaction—and more.

Digital transformation is essential in the new normal. Is your company ready to start it?

Digital transformation is essential in the new normal. Is your company ready to start it?

The digital revolution began several years ago and is definitely here to stay, it has received an important boost due to the prominence that the digital world has acquired in the face of limited mobility.

Why building your own AIOps platform is a bad idea

Why building your own AIOps platform is a bad idea

In the wake of the economic downturn brought on by the Covid-19 pandemic, investments in digital business transformation have accelerated. The applications that drive those processes are not only highly distributed, they also operate at a level of scale that no IT team can manage using legacy approaches to managing IT. It can take weeks to discover the root cause of any issue.