Big Data

Big data refers to very large amounts of data being produced on the Web and by sensor, monitoring and machine systems along with the systems and technologies used to integrate and analytically explore it. Big data can be discussed from a technical view of frameworks and technologies, and from a business perspective of its uses and value to organizations. As it matures, big data is emerging into the context of information and data management already used in organizations.


Which Big Data companies generate the most revenues? Wikibon analyzed the market based on sales from Big Data hardware, software and related IT services.
A recent study by recruiting and compensation website Glassdoor identified the top paid jobs in America, based on what employers are paying for those hires. Data and information technology jobs took 10 of the top 25 spots.
Employers still can’t get enough IT security professionals, which accounts for why those individuals top the recent Indeed report on “Where are the Highest Paying Tech Jobs in the US?” The study looks at 15 of the top jobs in IT and what they can earn around the country. Here’s a look at the top 5 markets for each of the jobs explored.
BlogWhen leveraged effectively, the data that companies have collected can allow them to gain customer insights, increase efficiency, and reduce costs.
BlogThere are many reasons for an organization concerned with managing its data to consider data virtualization, most stemming from the fact that the data does not have to be copied to a new location.
NewsThe tool actually is an algorithm, a mathematical function of feeding data through a process to get meaningful insights by putting concepts into a set of rules written in a programming language.
Gartner has released its Magic Quadrant for Top Companies for Data Integration Tools, looking at the leaders, visionaries, challengers, and niche players. Here’s a look at who made each category, and why.
FeatureWhile they both rely on computers to make investment decisions, AI programs go a step further than quant software by attempting to improve themselves over time -- mimicking the human brain’s and learning.
BlogWe expect nonrelational databases to be the fastest-growing sector within big data management solutions. We forecast that NoSQL will grow 25.0% and Hadoop will grow 32.9% annually over the forecast period.
FeatureWhile BI tools do offer a means to their systematic optimization goals, they fail miserably in getting business intelligence into the hands of the professionals who need it most, like marketers and salespeople.
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BlogDentsu Aegis is not unique in its acquisition of a data/CRM agency. All of the other holding companies have them too.
Gartner has released its Magic Quadrant for Metadata Management Solutions. The report looks at nine players in the metadata product space, including leaders, visionaries, challengers, and niche players. Here’s a look at who made the quadrant, and why.
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