Big Data

Unless you've been under a rock somewhere, you know that big data is, well, pretty darn big right now. In this section we attempt to cut through the marketing hype and get at some of the ways that big data is changing the tech landscape.




Embedded analytics is helping businesses learn more about their customers - eliminating pain points and helping with predictive analytics....

3 Ways Embedded Analytics Can Help Build a Data-Driven Business


The insurance industry is integrating tech - resulting in InsureTech. What does this mean for insurance? Find out in this infographic!

INFOGRAPHIC: 6 InsureTech Trends to Know


Can Amazon use the power of big data and analytics to streamline the American health care system? Jeff Bezos is betting on it, and...

Amazon Health Care Plans - A True Market Revolution?


Data is being generated at an unprecedented pace, and now the human resources department is tapping into data to help improve hiring...

How Machine Learning Is Impacting HR Analytics


City populations are growing at an unprecedented pace, and cities need to accommodate these increasing throngs of people. City planners are...

Can Big Data Solve The Urban Planning Challenge?


Structured, unstructured, semi-structured - what does it all mean? Here we take a look at these different types of data, their differences...

How Structured Is Your Data? Examining Structured, Unstructured and Semi-Structured Data


Analytics have become a necessity for business, and now embedded analytics are making it even easier to implement analytic tools. Here we...

Top 4 Uses of Embedded Analytics


Online privacy and security are big concerns these days, but protecting yourself online is easier than you might think.

5 Ways to Go Undetected Online


Silos prevent organizations from truly harnessing the power of their data. Data must be consolidated and properly managed in order for it...

Breaking Silos: How to Consolidate, Cleanse and Use Your Data for Good


Data analytics has become an essential task in today's world of business intelligence, but many fear that this task will soon fall to...

No, Data Analytics Bots Aren’t Going to Steal Your Job Anytime Soon


We asked experts in the field to deliver their predictions about what the year holds when it comes to big data technology. Here's what they...

Experts Share the Top Big Data Trends for 2017


Big data has revolutionized shipping, and therefore, business as we know it! The just-in-time method eliminates overhead and reduces cost,...

Big Data: Logistically Speaking


While edge analytics has provided the technology to leverage IoT in a smarter, better way, its promise actually extends beyond IoT to the...

Living on the Edge: The 5 Key Benefits of Edge Analytics


The internet of things promises advances and innovations in business, but when examining the benefits of IoT, one must also assess the...

The Key Risks Associated With IoT - And How to Mitigate Them


With its security issues and costs, the cloud has seen limited implementation, particularly outside of the business space. But with the...

3 Signs IoT Is the Killer App for Cloud Computing


Predictive analytics is just beginning to come into its own. We talked to the Global Analytics Product Manager for Dell Statistica to get...

Predictive Analytics in the Real World: What Does It Look Like?


Data scientists have traditionally been called upon to interpret big data, but with advances in machine learning, will the role of data...

Automation: The Future of Data Science and Machine Learning?


Natural language processing (NLP) allows a system to analyze social media posts, emails and a host of other data not in standardized...

How Natural Language Processing Can Improve Business Insights


R and Python are both commonly used in data science, but is one superior to the other? Here we examine the two and their traits.