September 19, 2013
Openness is where the world is headed. It’s the core principle in truly agile governance of a dynamic, complex, smarter planet. Openness means many things to many people. From a big-data perspective, we can break down the key dimensions of openness as follows:
July 11, 2013
Big data is an industry ecosystem in which the open-source approaches have great momentum. Open-source platforms—including Hadoop, NoSQL and R—are expanding their footprint in advanced analytics.
October 15, 2012
From the White House to your local municipality, government agencies, NGOs and corporations are making more data and applications available to citizens.
January 26, 2012
Is 2012 the year of Agile Analytics? Recent publications show growing interest in the application of Agile methods to analytics: Ken Collier, an Agile pioneer, tackles analytics in his aptly named new book Agile Analytics. A quick Google search surfaces a number of recent blogs and articles. Curt Monash recently published an excellent two-part blog on the subject.