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Online Education Gets Up Close and Personal as Big Data Improves Performance

In this special guest feature, Jerry Huang, Chief Operating Officer of iTutorGroup, discusses how the collection and analysis of Big Data will continue to dramatically change the landscape of learning and pave the way for optimized learning experiences, leading to even better student outcomes.

BlueData Announces Bare-Metal Performance for Hadoop on Docker Containers

BlueData®, provider of the leading Big-Data-as-a-Service (BDaaS) software platform, announced breakthrough performance results. The results from a new Intel® benchmarking study show comparable performance for Hadoop when running in a bare-metal environment or in a containerized environment using the BlueData EPIC™ software platform.

Some Simple Applications of Artificial Intelligence

In this contributed, Harnil Oza, CEO of Hyperlink Infosystem, offers a simple, starter’s view of artificial intelligence (AI) with some common examples of how the technology is impacting everyday life.

Retail and Manufacturing Companies Use Numetric to Quickly Visualize Sales and Inventory to Predict Future Behaviors

As data analytics move from a nice-to-have feature to an essential component of manufacturing and retail businesses, big box retailers, restaurants, petroleum companies and others are adopting the lightning-fast and easy-to-use-business intelligence (BI) tools from third-generation BI provider Numetric.

Data Monetization: Water and Wastewater Utilities in the Information Age

In this contributed article, Tal Avrahami, a Senior Product Manager at Ayyeka, discusses how water and wastewater utilities can monetize their data and improve profitability by generating top-line growth and reducing costs?

Waterline Data Releases Smart Data Catalog 4.0 for Faster Use of Big Data

Waterline Data, a leader in Data Lifecycle Management, announced the immediate availability of its latest platform offering, Smart Data Catalog 4.0.

Mastering the Internet of Things

In this special guest feature, Michael Hiskey, CMO of Semarchy, discusses how in the age of big data and IoT, the well-known, but often misunderstood, area of Master Data Management (MDM) is the essential tool for bringing meaning and insight to troves of raw data.

Artificial Intelligence App Game Changer for Health Care Technology in the US

Health technology company Ada has brought a new artificial intelligence (AI) powered health companion to the US, providing Americans with a more personalized way to assess and monitor their health. Designed to grow smarter as users engage with it, Ada’s intelligence not only offers users a sophisticated and tailored health assessment, ­ it also supports […]

Leveraging Data with Predictive Analytics

In this special guest feature, Rex Ahlstrom, Chief Strategy & Technology Officer, BackOffice Associates, highlights ways to leverage data with predictive analytics, and why using the right predictive analytics solution in today’s self-service environment makes better data, controls, and strategy more accessible and easier to put to work for a stronger bottom line.

Government Use of Data Analytics: Case Studies

The insideBIGDATA Guide to Data Analytics in Government provides an in-depth overview of the use of data analytics technology in the public sector. Focus is given to how data analytics is being used in the government setting with a number of high-profile use case examples. This is the fifth and final in a series of articles providing content extracted from the guide. The topic for this segment is case studies for government use of data analytics.