San Diego Metropolitan Transit System studies bus and trolley ridership patterns using Urban Insights’ predictive analysis platform. Data variety, data complexity, and sheer data volume have all come together in a data-driven […]
The 4 V’s of Big Data IBM data scientists break big data into four dimensions: volume, variety, velocity and veracity. This infographic explains and gives examples of each.
IBM’s recent announcements of three new services based in Watson technology make it clear that there is pressure in the enterprise software space to incorporate new technologies, both in hardware and software, […]
When analyzing big data, there’s more to the commodity vs. specialized hardware decision than meets the eye. Here’s how to pick the right servers and storage. So you want to build a […]
e27 talks to Nick Cloete about what sales and retail companies big and small do to handle all their massive data. Australian cloud point of sales company Kounta recently launched Kounta Insights, […]
Of China’s major cities, Beijing’s pollution problem is probably the worst, causing thousands of premature deaths every year. Its residents are fed up. The growing outrage has forced leaders to declare a […]
The oil industry was one of the original “smart” industries, but its tradition of leadership in using data to improve operations, enhance security and serve markets has been diminished over time by […]