Choosing Cloud For Crime Mapping

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“He, who does not prevent a crime when he can, encourages it.” – Seneca Computer-based crime mapping has been around for thirty or forty years. Computerized crime mapping was struggling to prove its legitimate use until 1980’s. The use of maps for crime analysis dates back to 1800’s. Naturally enough, crime mapping was first applied

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Cloud Security Alliance Releases New Big Data Taxonomy Report

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Cloud Security Alliance Releases New Big Data Taxonomy Report SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — CSA Congress 2014 – The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) Big Data Working Group today released the Big Data Taxonomy Report, a new guidance report that aims to help decision makers understand and navigate the myriad choices within the

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How The Cloud Has Brought About A Significant Improvement

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How The Cloud Has Brought About A Significant Improvement You know, the cloud has assumed control when even the most hesitant of businesses – lawful, monetary – talk about far reaching private mists, particularly for their industry. It appeared for quite a while that the conventional explanations behind moving to the cloud, i.e. decreased expense,

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Cloud Infographic – NASA Furthering Technology Innovation

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Cloud Infographic – NASA Furthering Technology Innovation NASA has been the focus of a number of articles on CloudTweaks over the years, from the Nebula-Openstack Project to the rocketing into the outer limits with Space exploration.  One thing for certain is that the adoption of new technologies, innovation and collaboration will allow NASA to reach outer spaces at

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Clean Technology Leading Towards Eco-Friendly Hosting Services Worldwide

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“Nature provides a free lunch, but only if we control our appetites.” William Ruckelshaus Clean Technology has found various definitions so far. According to Clean Edge (a clean technology research firm), it represents diverse products, processes and services, which make use of renewable energy sources and materials so that to drastically decrease wastes and emissions,

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Cloud Infographic: The Evolving Global Workplace

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Cloud Infographic: The Evolving Global Workplace Over time, offices have to adapt to changes in the way we work. According to Jason Fried’s 2010 TED talk, “Why Work Doesn’t Happen at Work,” the offices of the 21st century will need to be much more open and digital than in the past.   In the 19th and early

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Big Data And Big Sports: How Data Is Changing The Future Of Sports

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Big Data and Big Sports: How Data is Changing the Future of Sports Big Data has reached into the innermost areas of our lives. The way we manage cities, shape communities and go about building personal relationships is changing thanks to Big Data. Sports is one other area that’s increasingly witnessing changes in data acquisition,

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Aerospike Expands Access To Next-Generation NoSQL Database With Startup Special And Trade-In Program

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Aerospike Expands Access to Next-Generation NoSQL Database with Startup Special and Trade-In Program New Offers Bring Unmatched Speed and Simplicity to Companies of All Sizes New York – September 16, 2014 – VELOCITY CONFERENCE – Aerospike Inc., the world’s first flash-optimized database and the fastest, most reliable in-memory NoSQL database, today announced a new startup special

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When To Use Supervised And Unsupervised Data Mining

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When To Use Supervised And Unsupervised Data Mining Data mining techniques come in two main forms: supervised (also known as predictive or directed) and unsupervised (also known as descriptive or undirected). Both categories encompass functions capable of finding different hidden patterns in large data sets. Although data analytics tools are placing more emphasis on self

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Using Big Data To Make Cities Smarter

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Using Big Data To Make Cities Smarter The city of the future is impeccably documented. Sensors are used to measure air quality, traffic patterns, and crowd movement. Emerging neighborhoods are quickly recognized, public safety threats are found via social networks, and emergencies are dealt with quicklier. Crowdsourcing reduces commuting times, provides people with better transportation

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Cloud Infographic – Graphene And The Internet of Things

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Cloud Infographic – Graphene And The Internet of Things – All Is Yet To Come! “I got very interested in people who had discovered something more significant than … intellectual, abstract understanding.”  – Steve Jobs As you may know, in 2013 the European Union’s Future and Emerging Technologies or FET announced its $2.3 billion grant. The

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