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The Power of Predictive Analytics

September 27, 2013 | 2:00 pm ET | 31:36


Big data technology has extended the breadth and depth of analytic capabilities. We can now analyze a larger volume of data, in more varieties and at a faster velocity. In this episode, we looked at just how big data delivers on "The Power of Predictive Analytics." 

Our guests were: Dr. Fern Halper (@fhalper), Research Director for Advanced Analytics at The Data Warehousing Institute (TDWI) and co-author of Big Data for Dummies; Gene Blomberg, Global Big Data Insurance Leader in the IBM Software Group; and James Kobielus (@jameskobielus), big data evangelist and prolific blogger and speaker.