In an era of almost daily news reports of cybersecurity breaches, cyber threats and cyber attacks, an attack on critical infrastructure and power grids grows more likely every day. What can be done about it? Is the US adequately prepared to thwart such an attack? Consider several factors in
The world can become an increasingly safe place when people who are in charge of real-world safety and cybersafety are equipped with data and analytics. From cyber threat analysis to public safety prediction and response, here are the Safer Planet initiative’s top 10 stories of the year.
Welcome to the second Public Sector Watch at IBM Insight 2015, where we debate data and analytics issues affecting government, education and healthcare. The Watch was in Las Vegas for the premier data and analytics conference, IBM Insight 2015. Topics discussed include the similarities between
Counter cyber attacks before they occur by integrating advanced analytics with visual analysis tools. Don’t stop at identifying cyber attacks; rather, identify cyber attackers as well to address cybersecurity threats at their source.
With the increasing pressures being faced by the energy and utilities sector, these organizations must take advantage of enterprise content management solutions to enable asset, workplace and performance management.
Digital piracy causes lost revenues and diminished asset values for today's media publishers, content companies, service providers and independent creatives. The challenges of fighting against piracy are continuous. Here's how big data can help.
What happens when you combine training, best practices, success sharing, mentoring, inspiration and a rock concert? You get an incredible immersive data science experience that benefits and thrills both new and experienced data scientists.
This week's guest is Will Wyatt, Director of Business Intelligence Computing Services at Abilene Christian University. He talks with Susan Bearden and Lucy Gray about data and analytics use cases for education, including empowering faculty self-reporting and helping students with institutional data.
Big Data & Analytics Heroes
Shahid ShahCo-Founder and CEO of Netspective Communications
Shahid Shah, this week’s Big Data & Analytics Hero, discusses the future of healthcare, describing the role he expects big data and analytics to play in providing value-driven care.
Kernel-based learning methods form the foundation of an important approach to machine learning, particularly as relates to text classification. Several kernels that are especially notable for their usefulness in text mining also hold potential for other advanced analytics applications.
Text mining is becoming an increasingly vital tool for gaining insight from all the text data that flows over the Internet. This overview describes the basic steps of text mining methods and shows how machine learning techniques can help parse natural language processing.
Based on feedback from users, Apache Spark is generating a lot of excitement. Learn how to channel that enthusiasm at the upcoming three-day Datapalooza conference—an intense, fun opportunity to build a data product as well as share experiences and hear from prominent data scientists.