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Big Data Education Growing at UCLA

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by Angela Guess Francesca Di Meglio of Business Week reports, “The big data phenomenon is getting bigger by the minute, and nowhere is that more apparent than in the Masters in Financial Engineering program at UCLA’s Anderson School of Management. An increase in the big-data jobs has resulted in a surge of 470 applications to the…

IBM and UCLA Use Big Data to Help Patients with Traumatic Brain Injuries

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by Angela Guess A new article out of the company reports, “IBM, and Excel Medical Electronics (EME) are collaborating with the UCLA Department of Neurosurgery to test the effectiveness of a real-time alarm intended to predict rising brain pressure in patients with traumatic brain injuries. The experimental system uses big data analytics software developed by…

Announcing the Semantic Computing Consortium in Southern California

A collaborative initiative by the three University of California campuses in Southern California (Los Angeles, San Diego, and Irvine) has been announced. UCLA, UCSD, and UCI are coming together for the first time to form a semantic Computing Consortium. The intent of the consortium will be to ally Semantics from both the Industry/Commercial and Academic…