Today, more than ever, businesses need to put the ability to analyze data into the hands of business analysts, data scientists, stakeholders and decision makers. Take an evolutionary look at how Apache Spark and big data discovery are just beginning to open up a diverse and powerful set of
Bob E. Hayes, chief research officer at Business Over Broadway and this week's big data and analytics hero, discusses his own big data learning curve. Looking ahead, he cites the critical need for statistical literacy to become widespread if society hopes to achieve the full value of big data and
As we gather signals from the farthest corners of the universe, this task is creating terabytes of data each day. And what we learn from analyzing these signals and patterns could apply to more than just outer space; various industries may find important uses for this knowledge.
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.
The first Datapalooza has just wrapped up, but it was just the beginning. Stay on the lookout for Datapalooza’s arrival to a city near you—you won’t want to miss your chance to kickstart your entry into the insight economy.
Big Data & Analytics Heroes
David BirminghamSenior Solutions Architect, Brightlight Analytics, a Division of Sirius Computer Solutions
David Birmingham, senior solutions architect at Brightlight Analytics and this week's big data and analytics hero, discusses the power of simplification in big data and analytics architectures. At the same time, he expands on the notion that scalability is the ultimate criterion of whether
Insight 2015 adds some Hollywood-style splash to its concluding general session with a big acquisition announcement that promises to take cognitive innovation to new heights. Get a glimpse of the conference’s wrap and some noteworthy highlights that punctuated this year’s event.
SPSS Modeler was the star of its own ring at IBM Insight 2015. Take a look at what attendees learned about the latest and greatest capabilities of Modeler to see how Modeler can help your organization find its place in the insight economy.
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.
For some, Wednesdays at Insight conferences can be the last day of the event when the morning general sessions feature a luminary speaker or speakers from other industries such as arts and entertainment, sports and others. Generally, all the big news and exciting announcements take place on days
Insight Cloud Services (ICS) is a key IBM solution strategy. Plenty of big announcements around ICS and its capabilities for leveraging cognitive computing, analytics, and much more to extract fresh insights from dark data were a big draw at Insight 2015. Discover the tremendous potential behind
Openness was a common refrain at Insight 2015, and the opportunities of open systems, technologies and the IBM analytics platform are abundant. Check out some observations from the conference and a few shining examples from its demo center.
Expand the boundaries of your possibility thanks to Apache Spark. Big data analysis is undergoing a paradigm shift powered by Spark, which supercharges the Hadoop ecosystem to help organizations accomplish things that were once thought impossible.
Insight 2015 has been a one-of-a-kind experience, treating attendees to an in-depth look at how cloud technology can drive continuous innovation in their industries. Hybrid solutions are the order of the day in data management, and Insight attendees are leading the way.
From the general session to the Hack the Weather finals, attendees at Insight 2015 enjoyed an embarrassment of riches on day two of the conference. Read on for a rundown of the sessions and events that made the second day of Insight a resounding success.