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Big Data and the Psychologist’s Role on the Analytical Team

Now that the role of the data scientist has become essential in the workplace, more roles in data analytics are opening up in large companies—including jobs for psychologists. The infographic below from our friends over at the University of Southern California Dornsife shows us why psychologists can have such a powerful role in leveraging big data effectively.

“Above the Trend Line” – Your Industry Rumor Central for 6/11/2018

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 people movements, funding news, financial results, industry alignments, rumors and general scuttlebutt floating around the big data, data science and machine learning industries including behind-the-scenes anecdotes and curious buzz.

Next Pathway Announces Enhanced Automation Capabilities to Its Leading Code Translation Engine, SHIFT

Next Pathway, a leading provider of enterprise Big Data and Digital Transformation software, launched the latest release of its leading code translation engine, SHIFT 2.0, a product designed to accelerate the migration from legacy data repositories to modern Big Data environments. SHIFT automates the majority of the migration effort, saving organizations up to 75% of operational and resourcing costs.

Advancements in Health-Related Data Tracking

In this contributed article, freelance human Avery Phillips takes a look at the advancements in health-related data tracking and what they look like. The rise in popularity of wearable devices that are capable of tracking personal health and fitness-related data has been beneficial on both a personal and professional level.

TOP 10 insideBIGDATA Articles for May 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 5/29/2018

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 people movements, funding news, financial results, industry alignments, rumors and general scuttlebutt floating around the big data, data science and machine learning industries including behind-the-scenes anecdotes and curious buzz.

Survey: Enterprise IT Professionals Share Views on the Maturity of Their Big Data Deployments

Kyvos Insights, a big data analytics company, shared the results of a recent survey of information technology (IT) professionals at enterprises in the U.S. that explores their thoughts on, and experiences with, big data and business intelligence (BI) on big data adoption.

The $24 Trillion Industry That’s Fashionably Late to the Big Data Party

In this contributed article, Min Suh, CEO and Founder of Assess+RE, discusses how as decisions are made faster, and are informed by a much wider range of highly accurate, timely data, we’ll see the benefits of a more robust and responsive CRE industry spread to just about every other business sector in the world. Despite the industry’s stubbornness, CRE is finally ready to utilize the power of big data analytics.

How to Make Your Company’s Data Actionable

In this contributed article, Ray Johnson, Director of Data Integration at SPR provides the steps companies need to take to ensure they’re maximizing returns and insights by analyzing customer data, from feeding in useful, clean data all the way to putting the resulting insights into action.

TOP 10 insideBIGDATA Articles for April 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.