Category Archives: Big Data Analytics

McKinsey Updates Estimates of Big Data Potential Value

Source: McKinsey, 2011 [In 2011], we estimated the potential for big data and analytics to create value in five specific domains. Revisiting them today shows uneven progress and a great deal of that value still on the table (exhibit). The … Continue reading

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Who needs economists when ‘the data speak for themselves’?

The Economist: Machine learning is still new enough for the backlash to be largely restricted to academic eye-rolling. But some familiar themes are emerging in this latest craze. In principle, these new techniques should protect economists from their own sloppy … Continue reading

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Internet of Things: To Fog or to Cloud?

BI Intelligence: Cloud computing, usually just called “the cloud,” involves delivering data, applications, photos, videos, and more over the Internet to data centers. The Internet of Things, meanwhile, is the term for the connection of devices (other than the standard ones such as computers … Continue reading

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China: Increasing Investments in AI, Big Data and Digital Health

Gartner: Despite the slowdown in GDP growth to 6.9 percent in 2015, China is still making aggressive investments to drive the adoption of high technology by local enterprises and organizations, according to Gartner, Inc… The massive consumer base and the … Continue reading

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Benchmarking Your Analytics Initiative

Analytics is both the lifeblood and livelihood of digital native companies such as Google and Facebook which thrive by analyzing the data generated by their Web position to drive their access to and engagement with millions of people. This analytics … Continue reading

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Tom Davenport on 4 Eras of Information

From Tom Davenport’s keynote at the MIT Chief Data Officer and Information Quality (#MITCDOIQ) Symposium. Here’s his interview at the conference with TheCube:

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Artificial Intelligence is the New Big Data

Source: CB Insights Trends

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