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Semantic Services May Benefit From Apigee Finetuning Its Edge API Platform

By   /  December 16, 2014  /  Data Education, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

by Jennifer Zaino Apigee is adding new capabilities to its Edge API digital business platform, including features that could be of use to applications that consume semantic services related to search or entity identification, for example. Apigee Edge is designed to let companies and developers securely manage their APIs and to measure key metrics from […]

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Big Data Can Save the World

By   /  February 5, 2014  /  Big Data News, Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education  /  No Comments

Earth-October

by Angela Guess Larry Irving of TechWire.net recently wrote, “Big Data (the collection and analysis of large flows of information from a variety of sources) is experiencing explosive growth in the corporate and business sectors.  That growth has not been replicated, to date, in the development sector.  While companies increasingly are harnessing the power of Big […]

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Understanding the Global Pulse with Big Data

By   /  December 9, 2013  /  Big Data News, Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess Robert Kirkpatrick, Director of UN Global Pulse recently wrote, “This new era of big data represents significant challenges and opportunities for global development. With support and guidance, the development community can embrace the craft of ‘data science’ to enhance evidence-based decision-making. Yet it is important that humanitarian and development practitioners and policymakers understand that […]

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Big Data is Growing Up

By   /  September 26, 2013  /  Big Data News, Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education  /  No Comments

Sunflower Looking Up

by Angela Guess Thomas H. Davenport recently wrote an article for the Wall Street Journal stating, “A company to which I’m an advisor, NewVantage Partners, just released its second annual survey of Big Data use in large companies. Most of the companies (75%) participating in the survey were large financial firms, but 20% were in healthcare […]

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Bing It On: The New World Of Windows 8.1 Search And Intelligent Services

By   /  June 27, 2013  /  Data Education, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

Bing was a big factor on Wednesday at the Microsoft Microsoft Build Conference. For starters, CEO Steve Ballmer announced that Windows 8.1 Preview now is available for developers and users, and, as Microsoft disclosed about a month ago, Bing’s bringing a new way to search to Windows 8.1-powered devices. It’s been a busy month for […]

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Open Data for Development

By   /  November 8, 2012  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Smart Data News, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

Caroline Burle recently discussed open data for development in Latin America on the W3C blog.

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A History of Big Data

By   /  October 9, 2012  /  Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education  /  No Comments

by Angela Guess Uri Friedman of ForeignPolicy.com has composed a history of how Big Data has developed over the last few decades. He points to 1997: “NASA researchers Michael Cox and David Ellsworth use the term ‘big data’ for the first time to describe a familiar challenge in the 1990s: supercomputers generating massive amounts of […]

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Fujitsu Working on First Integrated Big Data Development Platform

By   /  August 22, 2012  /  Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education  /  No Comments

by Angela Guess Fujitsu Laboratories Limited has announced that the company is developing “the industry’s first integrated big data development platform for processing large volumes of diverse time-series data.” The article states, “In recent years, massive amounts of diverse data—as represented by sensor data, human location data, and other kinds of time-series data—continue to grow […]

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The Semantic Evolution of Talis

By   /  May 24, 2012  /  Data Education, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

Hal Hodson recently covered the “semantic evolution” of Talis culminating in Kasabi.

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Exploit That R&D!

By   /  September 30, 2011  /  Data Blogs | Information From Enterprise Leaders  /  No Comments

  So many semantic web efforts have their beginnings as R&D projects. Moving these projects from the lab into the real world has its challenges. But they can be overcome, and Daniel Field, business consultant at IT services and consulting company Atos Origin, has advice on how to manage them so the investment pays off. […]

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