The gap between the demand for analytics talent globally and the supply of talent is one of the key obstacles to big data implementations across all organizations. In a global study of business and IT leaders conducted by IBM Institute for Business Value, 1/3 of respondents cited the lack of
You might not think of data as a living thing, but it does have a life cycle. For some data, it's fleeting, but other data may live for decades. How do you determine how long to keep data and how to handle it while it's in your care?
In this #BigDataMgmt Twitter chat, we will discuss methods for
For many, Hadoop is synonymous with big data and its Vs, often closely linked to analytics. Businesses are then trying to understand what solution is best for them. Is it Hadoop,analytics, both? In our next #BigDataMgmt Twitter chat, March 26th 12 ET we will discuss how Hadoop and analytics play
When it comes to talking about big data technology, there's a big bowl of alphabet soup to digest: noSQL, EDW, HBASE, ETL, BI, ERP, JAQL and many others. Don't "Pig" out on the soup to the point where you break out in "Hives"—join us as we discuss the technology issues and help you understand what'
Just like the great train robberies of the wild west, criminals today go where the money is: online fraud. Unfortunately, fraud has become an ever more lucrative, and increasingly difficult to track, criminal enterprise. The same technologies, from cloud to mobile to big data and analytics, that
#BigDataMgmt chat – Wednesday, February 26 – 12 p.m. EST & 5 p.m. GMT
We all are aware of it: the volume, speed and velocity with which data is being generated today has reached stratospheric heights with no signs of abating. This vast array of data influences everything from how businesses
Most organizations are feeling the pressure to move big data initiatives past the discussion phase and toward well-planned projects. To what extent can a complete view of all of the available information help organizations gain deeper insights and make better decisions? Special guest John Mancini
#bigdatamgmt chat – Wednesday, February 19 – 12 p.m. EST & 5 p.m. GMT
As the world becomes more interconnected and more data are gathered, the opportunity for gaffes in handling and using that data increases dramatically. Rarely does a month go by without hearing of some misuse of data. These
The future of big data?
Hybrid data architectures have been hailed as “the future of big data.” But what exactly is a hybrid data architecture and how would your organization best make use of one? What makes it better than current systems? What are some of the challenges involved in deploying a
Cars are rolling gold mines of information, gathering data about the driver, the driving environment and, of course, the car itself as well as any connected devices. Automakers can use this data to enrich the driving or service experience, improve safety and enhance vehicle quality.
With a series of recent data breaches as the backdrop, IBM engaged big data and privacy experts as guests in a Twitter chat on Wednesday, January 22, entitled “Big Data, Little Privacy?” The chat, intended to be a spirited discussion regarding data privacy in the era of big data, did not disappoint