Tag: Data Analytics

Difference Between Big Data and Data Analytics

Difference Between Big Data and Data Analytics

Jargon and technical names can be downright intimidating and confusing to the uninformed, isn’t it? Those involved in the field of computers, data and technologies, have to deal with redundant sounding terminology that is often puzzling. Take the fields of Big Data and Data Analytics, for instance. Both have something to do with data, but … Continue reading Difference Between Big Data and Data Analytics

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What is big data? More than volume, velocity and variety…

What is big data? More than volume, velocity and variety…

The Problem(s) Any technology is only useful if it solves a problem (or problems). So what problem(s) does Big Data solve? As we all know, there is data, lots of it: historical data, sure, but also new data generated from social media apps, click stream data from web applications, IoT sensor data, and on and … Continue reading What is big data? More than volume, velocity and variety…

Informatica Big Data Management on Cloudera Altus

Informatica Big Data Management on Cloudera Altus

Today, we’re really excited to announce the latest innovation from Cloudera and Informatica’s partnership. Companies are increasingly moving their data operations into the cloud. With both companies focusing on helping customers derive business insights out of vast amounts of data, our new joint offering will dramatically simplify leveraging cloud-native infrastructures for big data analytics. Cloudera … Continue reading Informatica Big Data Management on Cloudera Altus

How to Win with Predictive Analytics in Retail?

How to Win with Predictive Analytics in Retail?

A supermarket sends their customer an e-mail indicating his/her brown sugar is about to finish and they ask if he/she needs some more. The customer thinks: HOW do they know? Well at least, we know they are not reading minds yet; it is just Predictive Analytics algorithms processing Big Data patterns. Retail industry, by its … Continue reading How to Win with Predictive Analytics in Retail?

How Big Data and Analytics can Drive Profitability for Telecom Operators

How Big Data and Analytics can Drive Profitability for Telecom Operators

In today’s data intensive world of communications, the social media networks, connected devices, customer behaviours, government portals, call data records and billing information etc. produce a huge amount of data. It is challenging for telecom operators to deal with this surge in data volumes. However this challenge can be transformed into an opportunity with efficiently … Continue reading How Big Data and Analytics can Drive Profitability for Telecom Operators

Innovation with Real-Time Data and Insights

Innovation with Real-Time Data and Insights

Mobile devices, sensors, people in social media generate and provide live content continuously. When big data from various sources in greater volumes is generated swiftly, the value in real-time data and insights are getting more important each day. Organizations now need to respond to customer requests in real time, manage assets and to inform & … Continue reading Innovation with Real-Time Data and Insights