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IBM and SAP open up big data platforms for citizen science

Sujeevan Ratnasingham is on a race to identify all living species on earth. With the tally anywhere between 10 million to 100 million – and one-third estimated to become extinct by the next century – it's a Herculean task in the least.<p>But undiscovered species are just as likely to be found in one's …

Big Data

3 Reasons You Need a Big Data and Analytics Strategy

“What we don’t need is more Big Data, we need actionable data.” This is a commonly acknowledged sentiment today with which I agree. Since we’ve been …

Big Data

Smartaxi: la revolución del sector del taxi gracias al Big Data

Cada día generamos una cantidad enorme de <b>información</b>; actos cotidianos como publicar un <i>tweet</i> o hacer clic en un "me gusta" en Facebook pueden llegar …

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Sistemas integrados y "Big Data" reinventarán la seguridad informática

La capacidad de analizar la enorme cantidad de información personal en la red o "big data", para descubrir tendencias y hábitos de uso, junto con la …

Big Data Success Means Investing in Talent and Tech

With all signs pointing to greater Big Data spending by businesses, the question is: Do you want to get the most out of your investment? To do so, experts say businesses shouldn't just invest on Big Data technologies, but on Big Data talents as well.<p>Gartner, an information technology research and …

The Smart City Of The Future Will Bring Big Data To A New Level

The smart city of the future will have a major impact on the amount of data created on a daily basis and it will change how cities are operated and …

IBM uses big data to predict outbreaks of dengue fever and malaria

IBM has teamed up with university researchers to use big data and analytics to predict the outbreak of deadly diseases such as dengue fever and malaria.<p>The research is aimed at understanding the spread of diseases in real-time in order to better deploy public health resources, said James Kaufman, …

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Big Data Saturday – Mississauga, October 26

You have been invited to take part in a free 1-day training event targeted towards <b>SQL Server and BI Professionals.</b><b><br>Overview:</b> BIG DATA Saturday is a …

Saving Lake George: Can Sensors And Big Data Protect $1 Billion In Tourism?

As I write this update, campers and wildlife enthusiasts 185 miles to my north are converging on New York State’s crystal-clear, 32-mile-long Lake George for one of the last hurrahs of summer.<p>While they’re busy setting up their tents on the interior islands, they may run across scientists being …

Solving the perils of parking with big data

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From Audiences to Individuals: Delivering Smarter Customer Experiences

How Big Data Can Improve the Practice of Law

Many industries are starting to see the benefits that can be reaped from analysing and visualizing the vast amounts of data that is created nowadays. …

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Understanding 'Big Data' and What It Means to Your Business

This story appears in the May 2013 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p><b>Q:</b> What is "big data," and how can my small business take advantage of it?<p><b>A:</b> The massive volume, variety and velocity of information moving through the world now falls under the phrase big data. How big is big? Wrap your mind …

Big Data

Datos masivos para hallar alguna correlación entre cáncer y teléfono móvil

Estudiar si existe relación entre <b>el uso de teléfonos móviles y cáncer</b> es complicado porque, a pesar de que en el mundo hay alrededor de seis mil …

5 Small Ways to Use Big Data to Majorly Improve Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The Big Mac is a sandwich. Sure, it's big, but when you get a Big Mac, you know what it is and you know what to do with it: Eat it.<p>Big data is not as nice. You might not be quite sure what it is. You more than likely have no idea what to …

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HADOOP AND HDFS presented by Vijay Pratap Singh

Hadoop is an open-source software framework .<p>Hadoop framework consists on two main layers<p>Distributed file system (HDFS)<p>Execution engine (MapReduce)<p>Supports data-intensive distributed applications.<p>Licensed under the Apache v2 license.<p>It enables applications to work with thousands of …

Think Big Data Is All Hype? You’re Not Alone.

When a phrase enters the tech industry lexicon in a big way, and has a good way of crystallizing a seemingly overarching trend, it’s usually not long …

Tap And Track: How Big Data, Games, And Auctions Are Maximizing Mobile Commerce

Better, faster, more customer friendly. This week, a slew of apps and e-commerce boosters were announced, each relying on big data to home in on the sweet spot that converts browsing to buying.<p>Drync<p>You sipped a crisp, white burgundy with your entree at a local bistro last night. This afternoon, …

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Can the Bank of Canada harness the power of big data?

The potential of so-called big data – everything from real-time financial transactions to Twitter and Internet traffic – is already being used to fight terrorism and sell products.<p>This explosion of informal data could also be tapped by the Bank of Canada to help set interest rates and produce more …