Big Data Analytics And The Cloud: A Perfect Match?

Big Data Analytics And The Cloud: A Perfect Match? Big data analytics can create significant value for businesses. The cloud is the perfect platform to economically generate insights from big data. Apple’s recent purchase of Topsy, a Twitter analytics platform, stirred up a storm of speculation as to Apple’s motivation for the acquisition. To the

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Understanding The Future Of Big Data – E-commerce, Healthcare, Charities And More…

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Understanding The Future Of Big Data – E-commerce, Healthcare, Charities And More… There’s been a ton of talk about big data and its use over the past year. While many still aren’t quite sure how best to use the copious amounts of information gathered, many persist that it is of great importance. The question remains,

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Cloud Infographic: 5 Steps To ERP Profitability

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Cloud Infographic: 5 Steps To ERP Profitability To continue with our discussion surrounding the benefits of ERP as seen in our article this morning.  Provided is a very useful infographic by the group at Exact MAX which continues to highlight some of the additional benefits. Infographic Source: Exact MAX

The Lighter Side Of The Cloud – Big Data List

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The Lighter Side Of The Cloud – Big Data List By David Fletcher  *Please Note: All David Fletcher comic images on this site are owned by CloudTweaks.com. If you would like to reuse them on your social media network, please feel free to do so as long as there is a clearly defined link to the original comic

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3 Big Data Whitepapers: Big Data Turns Labor Information Into Gold

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3 Big Data Whitepapers: Big Data Turns Labor Information Into Gold Big Data has been a hot topic on CloudTweaks for awhile now. Areas such as managing, securing, analyzing and extracting Big Data have all been discussed and illustrated through a number of articles and infographics. Today we have provided 3 recommended research papers to

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Fog Computing Is A New Concept Of Data Distribution

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Fog Computing Is A New Concept Of Data Distribution For the last couple of years there have hardly been any new concepts in cloud computing. But hardly doesn’t mean never. Since the summer of 2013 you might have noticed the appearance of a new trend that has been called Fog Computing. The main purpose of

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Let’s Talk Big Data

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Let’s Talk Big Data More and more consumer data is collected every day. In fact, according to an infograph provided by Elexio, 90% of it was produced and collected these past couple of years. From how we use our credit cards, which stores we shop at and how we use social platforms, data is being

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Security Considerations While Moving To The Cloud

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Security Considerations While Moving To The Cloud It is always difficult to maintain in-house IT operations at the cutting edge of efficiency. Whether it is a question of getting enough budgets approved or keeping all stakeholders happy, life for technical managers is never easy. On the other hand, clouds have certain inherent advantages. Big cost

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Cloud Computing Makes Democratization Of Big Data Possible

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Cloud Computing Makes Democratization of Big Data Possible Putting the power of big data into the hands of small businesses can help them to achieve improved results in sales and marketing and in providing the products their customers want most. A number of factors have come together to allow the democratization of big data analytics

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Cloud Infographic – 5 Ways To Become Extinct As Big Data Evolves

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Cloud Infographic – 5 Ways To Become Extinct As Big Data Evolves The enterprise is currently in a ‘Big Data Limbo’, where leadership has begun, or is preparing to invest in analytics – but lacks clear direction with where and how to implement.  The technology is powerful, and like the moniker suggests, “Big Data” is

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Cloud Infographic – Top Cloud Contact Center Trends In 2014

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Cloud Infographic – Top Cloud Contact Center Trends In 2014 Here is an insightful infographic by Connectfirst which provides a list of some of the main key investment priorities for contact center executives over the next 18 months. Inforaphic Source: http://www.connectfirst.com

Cloud Infographic: Data Center Of The Information Highway

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Cloud Infographic: Data Center Of The Information Highway For many years, companies have been building data warehouses to analyze business activity and produce insights for decision makers to act on to improve business performance. These traditional analytical systems are often based on a classic pattern where data from multiple operational systems is captured, cleaned, transformed and

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Using Big Data To Steer A Big Ship

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Using Big Data to Steer a Big Ship One of the major challenges facing any organization of any size is the need to deal with change. In centuries and decades past, the need to adapt to changing market conditions has always existed, but there has usually also been reasonably sufficient time for senior officials to

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Cloud Infographic – The State Of Enterprise Crowdsourcing

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Cloud Infographic – The State Of Enterprise Crowdsourcing Enterprise crowdsourcing leverages the human intelligence of the crowd to help organizations efficiently and accurately tackle their Big Data projects. From sentiment analysis and image moderation to customer record enrichment and content creation, businesses continue to find new ways to use the crowd. Included is a very

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