Fast Data:Powering Real-Time Big Data

"Businesses and their users are facing what one might call a perfect storm - decision-makers need insight faster than ever, and yet IT is struggling to avoid becoming a bottleneck."  - Jason Stamper, Analyst, 451 Research. Fast Data is not a new concept. I... Read more

Big Data Coming Live with DNA!

Just think about it for a moment: One gram of DNA can store 700 terabytes of data. DNA finally rescues big data from the storage crises. "You can have data without information, but you cannot have information without data." Daniel Keys Moran The tho... Read more

Make a Career in Business Analytics

“Data are just summaries of thousands of stories - tell a few of those stories and it helps make the data meaningful.” - Chip & Dan Heath, Authors of Made to Stick, Switch An avid blog reader might wonder how published surveys and insights involve ... Read more

The Big Data Effect on the Insurance Industry

Insurers able to leverage analytic technologies to make sense of the growing amount of internal and market data available ultimately will gain competitive advantage.   - Pricewaterhouse Coopers L.L.P Insurance is an unique industry, its entire foun... Read more

Kindled Hope of Boosting Healthcare through Big Data and Predictive Analysis

“As data piles up, we have ourselves a genuine gold rush. But data isn’t the gold. I repeat, data in its raw form is boring crud. The gold is what’s discovered therein.” Eric Siegel Since childhood we have been studying history and the sole reason ... Read more

Deciding the need of a Big Data Infrastructure

"There were 5 exabytes of information created between the dawn of civilization through 2003, but that much information is now created every 2 days." - Eric Schmidt, Google, (in 2003). Handling huge data sets in applications have many challenges. By now, ... Read more

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Boost your Business Expansion Plans with Big Data

Meet John Edwards, the owner of a growing online business in Chicago. He is into selling local, vintage and customized wooden furniture on After a steady start, business really starts picking up. In fact its doing so good, John plans to dive... Read more

Big Data & Hadoop: An Introductory Guide

“Information is the oil of the 21st century, and analytics is the combustion engine.” - Peter Sondergaard, Gartner Group. “It is a capital mistake to theorize before one has data. Insensibly, one begins to twist the facts to suit theories, instead ... Read more

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Relevance of Big Data in Business Enterprises

Data is now part of every organization, as essential as capital. What makes Big Data different from other data groups is the vastness and range of data that is available. There is not just one aspect to decipher, information usually follows a structure, from... Read more

SMAC for Digital Business Transformation

In today’s digital world, technologies are growing rhythmically that changing the rules of the businesses. But this is a good sign, business must transform into a digital business. SMAC is a technology which offering unbelievable opportunities to result m... Read more