Category Archives: Big Data

Can You Use Big Data To Track Your Own Brain?

Can You Use Big Data To Track Your Own Brain?

Can You Use Big Data To Track Your Own Brain? Last week we spent a long time looking at how big data had fantastic uses outside of the stereotypical areas – learning that $1 billion start-up companies could be discovered and the best investors in them could be monitored all by sensible interpretation and analysis…

Using Big Data To Analyze Venture Capitalists’ Ability To Recognize Potential

Using Big Data To Analyze Venture Capitalists’ Ability To Recognize Potential

Big Data To Analyze Using Big Data to Analyze Venture Capitalists’ Ability To Recognize Potential For those who are regularly involved with SMEs, venture capital, and company valuations, it is common knowledge that start-ups that exit for more than $1 billion dollars are extremely rare – often termed ‘unicorn’ companies. Despite their rarity, it should…

The Benefits Of Having A Data Warehouse

The Benefits Of Having A Data Warehouse

The Benefits Of Having A Data Warehouse Since the advent of the Internet and the explosion of digital marketing, the potential for creating and using data has grown exponentially. In the 1990s, Bill Inmon published a book called “Building the Data Warehouse,” which introduced the modern concept of data warehouses. According to the book, “Data…

Putting The SUPER In Information Superhighway

Putting The SUPER In Information Superhighway

Putting The SUPER In Information Superhighway With more businesses relying on the cloud for their IT infrastructure (or to deliver products to their customers), 802.11ac provides a great advantage. The move to the cloud has increased the amount of traffic on the networks and even with the increased speed and bandwidth of 802.11ac, this move…

Can Mass Surveillance Create A Harmonious Society?

Can Mass Surveillance Create A Harmonious Society?

Can Mass Surveillance Create A Harmonious Society? A lot has been written recently about how big data can be used for illicit and unethical purposes – yet away from the world of NSA surveillance and Edward Snowden, one country is using it to create a safer and more harmonious society for its citizens. Singapore is…

Cloud Infographic: The Future Of A Connected Field Technician

Cloud Infographic: The Future Of A Connected Field Technician

Cloud Infographic: The Future Of A Connected Field Technician We have discussed Mobile Wearable Technology a number of times on CloudTweaks and truly realize its importance.  The Field Service Industry alone has the potential to save as much as $1 Billion Dollars annually which is a significant number.  We love insightful infographics that involve themes…

Technology Advice Report: 2014 Business Intelligence Buying Trends

Technology Advice Report: 2014 Business Intelligence Buying Trends

Technology Advice Report: 2014 Business Intelligence Buying Trends For nearly every business, the concept of business intelligence is nothing new. Ambitious organizations have been searching for any type of data-driven advantage for some time now – perhaps for as long as they’ve existed. However, the historical use of competitive intelligence pales in comparison to the…