How Amazon could use Big Data to change the way you shop.

Stephen DiFranco – CEO and Founder IoT Advisory Group writing as a guest writer in Entrepreneur magazine bring a fresh perspective on the recent acquisition of Whole Foods by Amazon by describing this buy as a “playground for disruption of retail”. As this gives Amazon a shot at retail analytics, customer traffic management and in–store […]

Best 5 tips for successful BI initiative.

While trying to catch-up on what’s happening in the BI space, I ran into this wonderful article on zdnet.com. It featured Martin Draper, technology director at a luxury retailer, he had listed his “Best 5 tips for a successful BI initiative”. Let me start with a quote which appeared in the end, “Great BI is […]

Text Analytics Market set to double by 2022.

A just released ReportsnReports study on Text Analytics forecasts the total Text Analytics market size to reach $8.79 Bn by 2022 as compared to $3.97 as of now (2017). Here are some of the highlights of the report – The Text Analytics market is expected to see a phenomenal CAGR of 17.2% from 2017 to […]

Big Data: Separating Hype from Reality.

Brett MacLaren – Vice president, Enterprise analytics of Sharp HealthCare writing in CIOReview documents the complexities involved in the adaption of Big Data in his attempt to separate the hype from reality   created among with executive boardrooms. As according to Brett MacLaren  data  has enormous business value and helps enterprises embark on the digital transformation […]

Are we ready for Augmented Intelligence?

The recent article by Hannah Williams in CBRonline.com – portal delivering news, reports and analysis on global technology industry, makes for interesting reading,  it reports on how two technologies which many consider to be in their infancy is coming together to create a new class of technology -  Artificial Sensors. This development is a consequence […]

Enterprise Mobility, key to your business strategy.

Tony Storr, an Architect and Leader, IBM Mobile at Scale, writing in Mobile Business Insights talks about the necessary factors a C-suite  executive should focus on if enterprise mobility has to play a key role in their business strategy. Tony Storr starts off how enterprises in their anxiety to get on the mobility bandwagon encouraged various […]

How machines learn?

Writing in Datanami, a news portal dedicated to Big Data news, insights and analysis, Fiona McNeill, a SAS global marketer and Dr. Hui Li,  senior staff scientist for SAS, shares light on how machines learn. Starting with examples of various enterprises using machine learning to design personalized offerings to attract customers, they then raise the important point […]

2016, Big Year for Big Data

Writing recently in insideBigData, Linda Gimmeson, a technical writer focusing on Big Data, machine learning and IoT, takes a look back on the year 2016, and tells how Big Data contributed technologically and socially, she then sets out to make a list of six disciplines which has benefited by the application of Big Data. AI […]

6 Ways Business Intelligence is going to change in 2017

Ralph Tkatchuk – a freelance security consultant writing in Dataconomy, a leading portal for news, events and opinion on data driven technology talks about six ways the business intelligence is going to change in 2017. Writing how decision based on data is more effective than those based on intuition, perception and assumptions, he goes along […]