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Moving data - why is it so expensive?
ContributorsBig DataFeatured

Many company representatives commit to moving massive amounts of data to a new location and anticipate numerous advantages. For example, a small business could become more competitive after transferring some content to the cloud. Managing data on-site is a labor-intensive exercise that often becomes prohibitively challenging. Off-site service providers typically

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Video surveillance storage, data, and cameras
Technology & ITBig DataContributorsFeatured

This year a significant event will take place: somewhere in the world, the billionth CCTV camera will be installed. This means that a camera already monitors every seventh person on the planet. And in some cities, more than a million cameras are already in use, making the ratio even more

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Vectorization, UFOs, UAPs, and aliens
Big DataArtificial IntelligenceBI & AnalyticsData ScienceFeatured

If there’s one topic that has captured the public’s attention consistently over the decades, it is this: have aliens visited Earth, and have we caught them in the act on camera? Unidentified Flying Objects (UFOs) and Unidentified Aerial Phenomena (UAPs) tick all the boxes regarding our love of conspiracy theories,

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Combating infobesity
Big DataContributorsFeatured

“Infobesity” is a term we’re hearing more frequently these days as consumers are creating exponentially more data in their daily lives, and brands are similarly consuming larger portions. From eCommerce sites to a multitude of social media channels, there are terabytes of data available in today’s increasingly digital world. But,

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Predictive analytics in insurance
FinanceBig DataContributorsFeatured

Big data is one of the most rapidly growing industries in the world and was valued at $169 billion in 2018, with expectations to approach the $300 billion mark by the end of next year. Even with such monetary influence in the world already, the industry is still figuring itself

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Analytics and decision making
BI & AnalyticsBig DataContributorsFeatured

Like oil or money, data is a valuable resource that holds great potential. But too many organizations set their sights on amassing data, or worse, using it only in isolated processes or departments when they should be focused on applying data throughout their everyday operations.   Technology is, of course, part

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Digital transformation in healthcare 2021
HealthcareArtificial IntelligenceBig DataContributorsFeatured

Digital transformation is more than a mythical buzzword these days. Technological improvements have disrupted many industries, and innovation has transformed the way businesses execute their processes. The number of advances healthcare has made in recent years is mind-boggling, but they’re just getting started. Healthcare innovation has always centered around improving patient outcomes,

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RAIDIX Era Western Digital
Technology & ITBig DataContributorsFeaturedNews

The Western Digital Ultrastar® DC SN640 NVMe SSD is a mainstream NVMeTM SSD targeting broad deployment as boot, caching, or primary storage in data center IT and cloud environments. It is a popular and efficient storage solution for enterprise-scale tasks that require consistent quality of service and low latency for

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Data lakehouse
Big DataContributorsData ScienceFeatured

Data professionals have long debated the merits of the data lake versus the data warehouse. But this debate has become increasingly intense in recent times with the prevalence of data and analytics workloads in the cloud, the growing frustration with the brittleness of Hadoop, and hype around a new architectural

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data science certifications
FeaturedArtificial IntelligenceBig DataData ScienceData Science 101EducationMachine Learning

Data science is one of the hottest jobs in IT and one of the best paid too. And while it is essential to have the right academic background, it can also be crucial to back those up with the proper certifications. Certifications are a great way to give you an

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