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New Research Study Reveals Surprising Trends In Cloud Adoption


by Angela Guess A new article out of the company reports, “NuoDB, Inc., the leader in webscale distributed database technology, today released the results of a research survey of more than 200 IT personnel regarding their cloud computing strategies and usage. Highlights of the survey include: 60% of respondents consider cloud to be one of…

Infographic: The Attributes of a Good Chief Data Officer


by Angela Guess Mark van Rijmenam of Smart Data Collective recently broke down the key attributes of a strong Chief Data Officer (CDO) in infographic form. He writes that the CDO “is a role that requires being able to understand all the different aspects of data. Ranging from ensuring the quality of the data (veracity)…

Infographic: The Universe of Big Data


by Angela Guess Dominic Smith of Rackspace recently shared a new infographic out of the company entitled The Universe of Big Data. Smith writes, “Like the universe itself, Big Data is expanding. And as with space exploration, the more technology we point at data, the more we discover. Since 1992, when NASA launched the Kepler space…

Infographic: Big Data Trends 2014


by Angela Guess Mark van Rijmenam of Smart Data Collective recently shared an insightful Big Data infographic created by Aureus Analytics. The infographic (below) shares eight predictions for Big Data and its management over the coming year. Rijmenam writes: “With 2014 now being underway, more organisations are releasing their predictions for the next year. The same goes for Aureus,…

Ushering in Cyber 3.0

John Trobough of Business 2 Community recently wrote, “From narrowband to broadband, from kilobits to gigabits, from talking people to talking things, the volume of data in the world has reached epic proportions.”

The Healthcare Industry’s Use of Paper v. Big Data


by Angela Guess CloudTweaks reports, “The healthcare industry has been making its move toward technology, putting iPads and tablets into the hands of healthcare professionals and now, the latest big move has been adopting the concept of cloud computing to organize, share data and protect patient information and healthcare data from being tampered with or lost.…

Marketers Make Big Profits by Utilizing Big Data Analytics


by Angela Guess Brian Patrick Eha of Entrepreneur.com recently wrote, “Visual.ly, a self-described marketplace for visual content, has created an infographic with McKinsey that shows marketers can harness big data to increase the effectiveness of their campaigns and improve their companies’ bottom lines. That’s good news because, as the infographic reports, 72 percent of chief executives…

Infographic: What Makes a Good Data Scientist?


by Angela Guess According to a new article, “FICO, a leading predictive analytics and decision management software company, today released an infographic showing the characteristics of a good data scientist — what a Harvard Business Review article called the ‘sexiest job of the 21st century.’ The rise of Big Data has fueled demand for data scientists. Indeed.com reported that job postings…