Big Data

5 Steps: How to Embed Predictive Analytics in your Business?

A snapshot of Google Trends reveals that the term “embedded analytics” has been garnering increasing interest with a steady rise in searches over the last five years and even more so, recently. Similarly, “predictive analytics”…

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Intelligent Apps- Driving the Future of Tomorrow’s Enterprises

In the movie Iron Man, Tony Stark’s computer system J. A. R. V. I. S. (Just A Rather Very Intelligent System) controls everything for the genius billionaire- from helping him destroy criminals to running his…

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The future of Underwriting with Big Data

Underwriting has come a long way since 1668 when bankers at the Lloyd’s of London insurance market, were paid a fee, for literally writing their name under the risk they were willing to cover, as…

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Real-time Personalized Recommendations: Retail use-case

“No!” “For the hundredth time! No!” Paul yelled as he slammed his laptop shut. All the websites he visited were trying to sell him ridiculously printed sweatshirts. Okay, a new animated movie has released and…

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5 Trends that will define Big Data & Analytics in 2017

  It’s that time of the year again! The New Year is here and technologists all over the world are looking for another year of opportunities that would let them break barriers, open avenues and…

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Faster Batch Processing: The Untold Story

Big Data is About to Get a Lot Bigger We live in a world where an unrelenting deluge of data has become the new normal. And data generation is galloping ahead at an unprecedented speed.…

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US Election Results- Has Reality Trumped Data?

Image source: manrepeller It has been over two weeks since the world witnessed the most dramatic presidential elections in the recent history. It has also been two weeks since the majority collectively lost their trust on…

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Incorporating Big Data in Omni-Channel Planning

Omni-channel is no longer a magical utopia; it is no pot of gold hidden at the rainbow’s end. It’s here and it’s happening right now. For the retailer to succeed alongside a changing landscape, it…

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Combining Best of Breed Algorithms – A Unified Approach To Big Data

In an age when big data is being touted as the new oil, proprietary algorithms must certainly be acknowledged as big data’s version of refined fuel. It is that, and more. In a digital world…

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Digital Transformation: Only Fools Rush In?

Ask any executive who has led an organization through a large, transformative change, and he or she will tell you that a company’s vision is only as good as the people behind it. This article…

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Why fast track Big Data Adoption is an intelligent decision?

BIG DATA – WHAT IT IS? Big Data refers to technologies and initiatives that involve data which is great in diverse, fast-changing or massive for conventional technologies, skills and infra- structure to address efficiently. In…

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Approach to Big Data Testing – Part 2

Needless to say, testing needs to be performed at each of the three stages of data processing that we discussed in the previous post. Now, testers who have worked with Data Warehousing (DWH) applications can…

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