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Challenges of Predictive Analytics for Law Enforcement

In this contributed article, Ari Vidali is Founder & CEO of Envisage Technologies, discusses how modernized data management processes and analytics are fueling police reform efforts. With heightened attention on officer behavior and accountability, predictive analytics are emerging as the trending band-aid fix to a much larger problem.

TOP 10 insideBIGDATA Articles for April 2021

In this continuing regular feature, we give all our valued readers a monthly heads-up for the top 10 most viewed articles appearing on insideBIGDATA. Over the past several months, we’ve heard from many of our followers that this feature will enable them to catch up with important news and features flowing across our many channels.

AI is Not a Magic Bullet for Renewables

In this special guest feature, Blair Heavey, Chief Executive Officer of WindESCo, suggests that we hear so much about how AI is the next big thing in the energy industry, but in reality, it’s really over-hyped, and is nowhere near the magic bullet that some thought it might be. Many rewewable energy companies are not meeting the expectations with AI, and there’s a lot of confusion on what it really is and what it can do.

“Above the Trend Line” – Your Industry Rumor Central for 4/30/2021

Above the Trend Line: your industry rumor central is a recurring feature of insideBIGDATA. In this column, we present a variety of short time-critical news items grouped by category such as M&A activity, people movements, funding news, financial results, industry alignments, customer wins, rumors and general scuttlebutt floating around the big data, data science and machine learning industries including behind-the-scenes anecdotes and curious buzz.

The Era Of Continuous Intelligence

In this contributed article, James Corcoran, Senior Vice President of Engineering at Kx, discusses the era of ‘continuous intelligence,’ namely the ability for organizations to make smarter decisions derived from insights gained from analysis of data – whether real time, historic or both in as short a time frame as possible.

Using Artificial Intelligence Tools to Run Proactive “Health Check” Investigations

In this contributed article David Carns, Chief Revenue Officer of Casepoint, discusses how businesses can use AI to run “health check” investigations preemptively. If your organization is already using an eDiscovery platform with built-in AI tools, it might make sense to explore how you can use those tools for broader data management, information governance, and risk mitigation purposes.

insideBIGDATA Latest News – 4/27/2021

In this regular column, we’ll bring you all the latest industry news centered around our main topics of focus: big data, data science, machine learning, AI, and deep learning. Our industry is constantly accelerating with new products and services being announced everyday. Fortunately, we’re in close touch with vendors from this vast ecosystem, so we’re in a unique position to inform you about all that’s new and exciting. Our massive industry database is growing all the time so stay tuned for the latest news items describing technology that may make you and your organization more competitive.

COVID and Compliance Shape 2021’s Data Workflow and Forensics Trends

In this special guest feature, Bobby Balachandran, CEO, President and Founder of Exterro, discusses how upholding data integrity – the qualities of consistency, accuracy and reliability of digital information – has always been a priority for organizations. It’s not just a job for IT. Maintaining data integrity is an overarching obligation, although each department’s priorities will be nuanced by their specific roles and responsibilities.

How Yum! Brands Uses Location Data from Foursquare to Make Smarter Decisions

Join this virtual event with a compelling panel of technology leaders to discuss to discover how Yum! Brands and other organizations are leveraging location-based data to boost in-app location accuracy, increase in-store foot traffic, and expand e-commerce business.

KDD 2021 Data Science Conference Will Convene Aug. 14 – 18, 2021

The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Special Interest Group on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (SIGKDD) announced KDD 2021, the group’s flagship conference, will take place virtually Aug. 14-18. The premier interdisciplinary data science conference, KDD 2021 will bring together researchers and practitioners from data science, machine learning, big data and artificial intelligence to fuel the innovation of tomorrow.