A2's Latest Content on Big Data
posted in June 2012
18 items
Bigger Fish to Fry Than Big-Data
Beth Schultz  
6/29/2012   23 comments
Big-data makes for some excitement, but more immediate issues need addressing.
Live E-Chat Today! MIT's Lead IT Researcher on Getting the Most From Big-Data
Beth Schultz  
6/28/2012   8 comments
Join us for a conversation with Jeanne Ross, director of the MIT Sloan Center for Information Systems Research, at 4:00 p.m. ET today!
A Business Mandate: Take Charge of the Information Explosion
Beth Schultz  
6/27/2012   16 comments
Jeanne Ross, director of MIT Sloan's Center for Information Systems Research, joins us tomorrow at 4 PM ET for an e-chat on the data explosion and how to best take advantage of it.
Turning Chicago Into the City of Big-Data
Beth Schultz  
6/26/2012   28 comments
At Predictive Analytics World in Chicago, the city's data czar encourages the use of open and advanced data modeling techniques by and among municipal governments.
Truth or Error: The State of US Joblessness
Noreen Seebacher  
6/26/2012   57 comments
Is the monthly US jobs report nothing more than a math problem or is someone manipulating the data to make it rosier than reality?
Big-Data Demands Gut-Busting Analytics
Sandra Gittlen  
6/26/2012   10 comments
An Economist Intelligence Unit report commissioned by Capgemini shows corporate decision makers increasingly find gut calls highly suspect.
Save Us From Blind-Copy Fails
Noreen Seebacher  
6/25/2012   32 comments
Small errors like blind-copy fails can erode the trust people have in big-data.
AllAnalytics.com Kicks Off Year 2 With a Bang
Beth Schultz  
6/25/2012   19 comments
We've got a busy week ahead as we celebrate our first birthday.
Slideshow: Treasures From Digital Landfills
Noreen Seebacher  
6/22/2012   19 comments
New research from AIIM on behalf of Actuate has some interesting findings and you can see them in a slideshow.
Upcoming Event: How to Approach Big-Data With SAS VP of Big-Data, Paul Kent
Anna Brown  
6/21/2012   4 comments
Don't miss InformationWeek's virtual event on big-data next Thursday, June 28.
Brace Yourselves for 'Killer Apps'
Noreen Seebacher  
6/21/2012   28 comments
Future applications for big-data analytics will be industry game changers -- with the potential to generate spectacular results.
Analytics Is Like Dentistry All on the Inside
Gary Cokins  
6/19/2012   8 comments
BI and business analytics let organizations see inside and find ways to improve operations.
Use That Data!
Sandra Gittlen  
6/15/2012   19 comments
Avanade survey shows big-data is becoming everybody's business.
Why You Need to Evolve Your Thinking About Managing Data
Beth Schultz  
6/14/2012   7 comments
Building an information management framework is the only way to guarantee you can keep up with the business world's growing data-driven demands.
Remember: Your Analytics Work Has a Shelf Life
Bryan Beverly  
6/14/2012   19 comments
Think about your analytics work in a temporal context. Ask whether you're producing outputs within a timeframe that keeps them useful, usable, and used.
Unlocking Big-Data & Reaping Data Equity
Beth Schultz  
6/11/2012   9 comments
Why data equity is the currency of the future.
Point: If You're Contending with 'Big-Data,' Outsource Please
Point / Counterpoint  
6/8/2012   18 comments
Don't let big-data analytics turn into a big waste of time for your internal resources and drain your budget.
Counterpoint: Insourcing Is the Answer for Big-Data Analytics
Point / Counterpoint  
6/8/2012   19 comments
If we systematically and methodically evaluate our situations, we will see that insourcing is the overall better option for our big-data analytic requirements.