- Big Data Strategy: is Your Company Data-Driven?
April 3, 2017A central structure is required to incorporate and supervise the data functions within a company. Its main task is to coordinate cross-units activities, which include: Maintaining and upgrading the technological infrastructures; Deciding what data have to be gathered and from which department; Helping ... Read More
- What is deep learning (deep neural networking)?
March 31, 2017Deep learning is an aspect of artificial intelligence (AI) that is concerned with emulating the learning approach that human beings use to gain certain types of knowledge. At its simplest, deep learning can be thought of as a way to ... Read More
- The Democratization of Business Intelligence
March 30, 2017Whenever an existing technology tool suddenly becomes more accessible to a greater number of people, it is said that it has been “democratized.” In recent years, the ability to immediately access vast amounts of digitally available on-demand business information (often ... Read More
- Infographic: A Beginner’s Guide to Machine Learning Algorithms
March 29, 2017We hear the term “machine learning” a lot these days (usually in the context of predictive analysis and artificial intelligence), but machine learning has actually been a field of its own for several decades. Only recently have we been able ... Read More
- What is a GPU + Why Do I Care: A Businessperson Guide
March 28, 2017A practical explanation of what GPUs are, how they differ from CPUs, what workloads are optimal for GPUs and what the economics look like for GPU computing. Read the source article at mapd.com Read More
- Scale, Speed, and Scope: Why Telcos are Turning to GPU-powered Analytics
March 27, 2017Telco companies strive to analyze data across multiple business units in real-time to make pattern recognition, analyze root cause, gain actionable insights, and drive improvement. The bottleneck here isn’t caused by storage, but by speed. Leading telco companies, like Verizon, are ... Read More
- Capturing value from your customer data | McKinsey & Company
March 24, 2017In an increasingly customer-centric world, the ability to capture and use customer insights to shape products, solutions, and the buying experience as a whole is critically important. Research tells us that organizations that leverage customer behavioral insights outperform peers by 85 percent in ... Read More
- Big Data Fuels a ‘Data First’ Movement
March 23, 2017While proponents of the data warehouse approach have pointed to the benefits of standardization, consistency, and control, critics lament that data warehouses can be slow, costly, and lacking in agility in response to change. This becomes more acute in rapidly ... Read More