Big Data News in 2019
How Data Analytics is Humanizing Digital Businesses
Vendors are working hard to democratize analytics. Putting tools in the hands of all users — not just specialists — is also changing the way businesses operate.
Can the Insurance Industry Make Better Use of Big Data Analytics?
Big data has helped the financial services industry, including the insurance industry, evolve like never before. But are insurers utilizing big data to its fullest capacity or is there scope to do more?
SMBs and Big Data Analytics — Embrace These Best Practices
Big Data has become a mainstay in many established organizations, putting a lot of pressure on small and medium-sized businesses to up their game. But considering their traditionally smaller margin of error and budgets, SMBs must get Big Data right from the start.
3 Restaurant Leaders on the Big Hurdles to Brand-Boosting Big Data Use
If restaurant operators just have a huge list filled with sales and employee data and other reams of information, it can be very difficult to gain insights.
How Big Data Can Inform Investment Decisions
Investors and managers need more than just reams of information to make good decisions. They need to know what data are important and how to use them.
Big Data Analytics: the Top 3 Security and Compliance Challenges of 2019
While these data analysis insights are bringing many benefits to companies, there are also increasing concerns over the trustworthiness of this data as well as the security and compliance challenges regarding the way it is used.
How To Improve Supply Chains With Machine Learning: 10 Proven Ways
Enterprises are attaining double-digit improvements in forecast error rates, demand planning productivity, cost reductions and on-time shipments using machine learning today, revolutionizing supply chain management in the process.
The consumer goods, retail, fashion, and travel industries all reach these levels of personalization, but how can pharma marketers reach consumers on such an individualized level in such a regulated space? Enter data-driven marketing.
Doing it Big with Data: 7 Chicago Companies Detail How Big Data Leads to Real-World Impacts
Data experts at seven Chicago tech companies working with big data share just what they’re doing with the enormous sets of information they collect and how those efforts translate to tangible things in real life.
The Top 13 Best Data Analytics LinkedIn Groups Right Now
If you are a data and analytics professional and want to connect, share ideas and network with some of the brightest minds in the field, LinkedIn is a great resource.
Don’t Make These Data Science Mistakes in IoT
Data science is tough enough already. Whether you’re looking to act upon data collected from IoT sensors or human generators, don’t make it harder than it has to be by making these three common data science mistakes.
How Third-Party Information Can Enhance Data Analytics
If companies want to avoid flying blind, they have to master data analytics, and increasingly, this requires tapping into data from outside an organization’s four walls. Growing numbers of companies are doing so in pursuit of an analytical edge.
How Big Data Can Transform Transportation as We Currently Know It
Big data’s usefulness is not limited to changing the world of business — it also has the potentially to completely change transportation as we know it.
Credit Bureaus Turn to Data Analytics to Provide Holistic Credit Scores
Credit bureaus are increasingly focusing on custom data analytics and alternative data partnerships with fintech companies.
How to Use Data Analytics to Improve Development and Design of e-Learning Platforms
Learning, development, and training programs are critical parts of an organization that wants to keep its workforce on its toes with the latest market trends and technological evolutions. However, successful and impactful learning and training programs are those that are designed, developed and managed in a way to increase employee productivity.
Saving the Environment with Data Analytics
Businesses which do this will be able to maintain stakeholder confidence, build customer loyalty and assure investors of their ability to recover from climate hazards.
The Top 7 Best Data Warehousing LinkedIn Groups
If you are a data warehousing professional and want to connect, share ideas and network with some of the brightest minds in the field, LinkedIn is a great resource.
4 Ways HR Teams Can Use Predictive Analytics to Drive Business Outcomes in 2019
Predictive analytics has emerged as a useful tool for HR teams, making them key players in determining the direction of an organization’s growth.
10 Emerging Trends in Analytics Every CIO Should Know About
Augmented analytics and “explainable AI” are just two changes to data and analytics technology that should have “significant disruptive potential”over operations in the next three to five years.
Industry Voices—These Examples Show How Big Data is Already Saving Lives
Israel is making a big bet on big data in medical research and treatment. There are dozens of startups—and large companies—that are parsing anonymized medical data, outcomes and results for patients, and patient data for clues on how diseases develop, how they can be treated more effectively, and how they can be prevented.
Big Data – Significance and Scope in the Shipping Industry
The buzz word making rounds in the shipping industry today is Big Data. The otherwise slow-moving industry on the technological front can be seen quickly gearing up to avail the advantages that this latest trend has to offer.
How Big Data is Changing the Ways We Fight Fires
Big data may also be able to help fire departments use their resources more efficiently and ensure they are prepared when they get called out to an incident
Predictive Analytics for Operations Grows 76% in 2 years
As companies begin to use the Internet of Things (IoT) within their operations, data being collected could prove useful for predictive analytics.
How Data Analytics Help Companies and Customers Connect on Social Media
Digital transformation requires a shift in traditional marketing. Karen Roby interviews the founder of a company that successfully uses data analytics to reach specific customers on social media.
Big Data And Analytics Is Helping Retailers and E-commerce Firms Streamline Warehouse Operations
Retail and e-commerce giants are known to leverage the technology extensively from product assortment to inventory management.
In Banking, Big Data Is Great… But Right Data Is Better
The smarter the financial sector becomes about data and technology advances and how to deploy personalized communications through segmentation, the greater the level of customer retention and loyalty will be.
A New Global Agriculture: Using Big Data to Bring Farmers Together
CGIAR is working to bring these analytical breakthroughs to farmers and to transform how farming research is conducted and potentially transform farming itself.
6 Ways Data is Changing Business as We Know It
Working with big data allows companies to get insights in ways that would either have remained hidden or been too time-consuming to extract without the help of technology.
How Big Data is Impacting the Legal World
It’s time to start talking about how the information age is challenging our legal system. Here’s how big data is impacting the legal profession, and what leading experts in the field are doing to react.
How AI Can Power Business Intelligence to Deliver Better Insights
Many businesses are looking to supplement the capabilities of data science pros using the latest technologies available, such as analytics platforms empowered with artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning.
How Analytics Helps Private Equity Improve Due Diligence
Why private equity firms are increasingly deploying data analytics to help them buy right and buy smart in a challenging market
Big Data Analytics to Be Used for Tracking Expenditure Patterns by Income Tax Department
The goal is to identify and apprehend the tax evaders and encourage more and number of people to file returns and pay taxes.
Big Data Analytics Strategies are Maturing Quickly in Healthcare
Healthcare organizations have quickly revved up their big data analytics strategies in an effort meet the challenges of value-based care
How AI Will Save Us From the Mess of Big Data
The big data revolution has come from inexpensive data storage and automated data collection – read how AI can help organize this data
Data Science vs. Big Data vs. Data Analytics
An article by Forbes states that Data is growing faster than ever before and by the year 2020, about 1.7 megabytes of new information will be created every second for every human being on the planet.