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TOP 10 insideBIGDATA Articles for November 2018

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. We’re happy to oblige! We understand that busy big data professionals can’t check the site everyday.

“Above the Trend Line” – Your Industry Rumor Central for 12/3/2018

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.

Infographic: Infogix Analyzes Seven Hot Data Trends for 2019

The evolving ways enterprises are turning their data into real actionable insights to transform organizational processes and gain a competitive advantage will be key in 2019. Since the new year is right around the corner, our friends over at Infogix thought it would be an opportune time to highlight data trends for 2019 with the infographic below.

Big Data Made Simple

The animation below from our friends over at WHISHWORKS explains in simple terms what is Big Data and when it’s time for a company to consider moving to a Big Data environment.

“Above the Trend Line” – Your Industry Rumor Central for 11/26/2018

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.

Big Data is Kind of a Big Deal: Analyze it to Make Better Business Decisions

In this contributed article, Aleksei Antonov, Co-Founder of SONM, discusses big data and its application to business strategy, especially within the fluctuating crypto markets. Big data comes with massive potential. It has the ability to increase profits in young crypto startups aiming to make wise investments, and can provide companies with the trend and pattern knowledge needed to achieve large collections of token holders and platform users.

“Above the Trend Line” – Your Industry Rumor Central for 11/12/2018

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.

Using Big Data to Identify Gentrification and the Need for Skilled Trades

In this contributed article, freelance human Avery Phillips discusses yet another application of big data, to analyze gentrification and urban renewal. Big data exists in part to tell a story — by identifying market trends in home building and calculating the demand for commercial space in a particular city or neighborhood, industry professionals can make informed decisions about potential real estate investments and construction-based job opportunities.

New MIT Study: Big Data Disproportionately Benefits Large Companies

Across the corporate world, small companies are struggling and large ones are thriving. Over the last three decades, the annual rate of new startups has fallen from 13% to less than 8%. Meanwhile, the revenue share of the top 5% of businesses has increased 10 percentage points since the 1980s. What accounts for this discrepancy? One possible explanation, according to a new study by MIT Sloan School of Management is rooted in the growth of Big Data.

TOP 10 insideBIGDATA Articles for October 2018

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. We’re happy to oblige! We understand that busy big data professionals can’t check the site everyday.