Tag Archive for 2014

2014 Year In Review: Thanks For The Good Times, Part 1

As has been our tradition these last few years, The Semantic Web Blog steps back for experts in it and in related spaces to give us their opinion of the highlights of 2014. Here is Part 1: Vladimir Alexiev, OntotextData and Ontology Management Lead: Strong interest and commitment by the Cultural Heritage community to LOD…

The Biggest Data Trends of 2014

Elephants

by Angela Guess Doug Henschen of Information Week recently wrote, “The era of big data analysis is here to stay. Take your pick of 2014 proof points. Tech watchers might cite the more than $200 million in venture capital raised by the top three NoSQL database vendors, or the $1 billion raised by the top-three…

Early Bird Registration Rates Expire Today (Friday) for Semantic Technology & Business Conference

[Updated July 18, 2014 11:20 am] The 10th Annual Semantic Technology & Business Conference will take place August 19-21, 2014 in San Jose, California, and early (read: discounted) pricing expires Friday, July 18. This is your opportunity to get the best price on this, the leading conference on business and practical applications of Semantic Technologies.…

Laura Sebastian-Coleman’s Highlights from Enterprise Data World

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by Angela Guess Laura Sebastian-Coleman of Elsevier recently wrote, “EDW 2014 was an excellent conference, packed with engaging and engaged participants. I had two primary goals at the conference: first, to deliver my tutorial on data quality assessment (based on Measuring Data Quality for Ongoing Improvement) and get feedback on what I had presented; and secondly to learn how…

Quick Tips for Big Data Success

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by Angela Guess GigaOM recently posted a list of straightforward tips for taking advantage of Big Data in 2014. The list includes, “Play to your natural strengths. The human eye’s ability to quickly detect and understand patterns and anomalies is unsurpassed by technology. Combine that power with flexible, drill-down capabilities and drag-and-drop data interactions that tap…