Jason Vondersmith

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4 Interesting Business Ideas Utilizing the Cloud

Cloud computing has significantly transformed the way businesses operate. One only needs to see the explosion in the number of companies adopting …

How Mobility Changes Hiring And The Future Of Work

Mobile, cloud computing and Software as a Service (SaaS) have changed the IT infrastructure landscape. These trends are equally disruptive and transformative for business processes such as CRM, logistics management and hiring. Recently, I spoke with David Hale, the CEO of Gigwalk, on how mobility …

The future of Business Analytics is in complex data

It is more than likely that you’ve already heard most of the business intelligence and analytics tropes by now: data-driven management, revealing …

Minority Report could one day be real, thanks to big data and predictive analytics [Q&A]

Everyday humans create 2.5 quintillion bytes of data, according to IBM. This data comes from virtually everywhere -- sensors used to gather …

When Big Data becomes bad data: The limits of analytics

Corporations are increasingly using algorithms to make business decisions, raising a host of new legal questions<p>A recent ProPublica analysis of The Princeton Review’s prices for online SAT tutoring shows that customers in areas with a high density of Asian residents are often charged more. When …

9 Epic Grilled Steaks for Labor Day

Steak is a must-have on any cookout menu.<p>Though it might not be the official end of summer, Labor Day is, for many, the last chance for a grilling …

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Hortonworks Acquires Open Source Data Flow Expertise

<b>Beware the Data Collectors for They Are Us: Privacy and Big Data</b><p>In a move that sets the stage for the next evolution of Hadoop, <b>Hortonworks this week</b> …