10 Big Data Predictions

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Article by Pam Baker in FierceBigData. Emphasis in red added by me. Brian Wood ——— Ten 2015 big data predictions It’s that time of year again when we all look ahead in hopes of successfully predicting what’s coming in the New Year. Here’s a roundup of the 10 most recent big data predictions. Will they […]

AIS Infographic: Big Data, Data Center Fun Facts

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There’s no question that big data plays a huge role in the lives of millions of people as well as countless businesses. As each year passes, data gets bigger and more storage facilities are built to handle the influx of information and keep it accessible and safe. Just how big has big data become? How […]

Infographic: What’s Hot in Data Science in 2015

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Rich, Open, and Integrated. Summary article by Pam Baker in FierceBigData. Emphasis in red added by me. Brian Wood, VP Marketing ——- Infographic: What will be hot or not in data science for 2015 CrowdFlower, a crowdsourcing service with over one billion tasks completed by five million contributors to date, loves lists and infographics. Heck, […]

Using Big Data To Combat Water Shortages

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Believe it or not, big data can do its part in solving big problems that affect everyone. It’s not exclusively about colocation, server racks, and cloud computing any longer; big data is lending a hand in ways that are proving to be quite beneficial to the world outside of private business and corporations. Data Center […]

Big Data and Data Center Fun Facts

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There’s no question that big data plays a huge role in the lives of millions of people as well as countless businesses. As each year passes, data gets bigger and more storage facilities are built to handle the influx of information and keep it accessible and safe. Just how big has big data become? How […]

5 Ways Big Data Can Help Your Business

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Data is increasingly defining our culture. How so? It’s pretty simple really. The information that we share on the web is constantly being collected and mined by all sorts of organizations that use that specific data to interact with us and market to us, among other things. Data, and especially big data, has become very […]

AIS Infographic: Big Data

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From the information we share on the web to the information that’s collected by the companies we interact with, data increasingly defines our culture. Please enjoy this Big Data infographic courtesy of AIS. Brian Wood VP Marketing

Big Data Tomfoolery

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Big data: it’s not just more of the same. This time it’s different. Really different. Article by Harvey Koeppel in Search CIO. Emphasis in red added by me. Brian Wood, VP Marketing —— Big data is not little data writ large — it changes everything The origins of confusion … The real challenge with big […]

Your Privacy: Lip Service or True Value?

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The articles below recount an interesting set of experiences in which the authors did everything they could to cover their digital tracks and avoid all electronic tracking. With a fair amount of effort and expense and success, they discuss the value of privacy and whether people at large are willing to actually do anything about […]

IDC Predictions for 2014

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IDC speaks. Article by Saroj Kar in CloudTimes. Emphasis in red added by me. Brian Wood, VP Marketing ——– IDC 2014 Prediction: The Ten Technologies That Will Emerge in 2014 The International Data Corporation (IDC) has published the first in a series of industry and technology-specific predictions of information and telecommunications technology industry (ICT) for […]