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Big Data and analytics go hand-in-hand. New and improved tools allow vast data sets to be finessed, and previously unmanageable data structures to be tamed.

Big Data Analysts Earning Big Money As Demand For Predictive Analytics Specialists Rises
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A salary survey of predictive analytics professionals conducted by leading executive recruitment agency, Burtch Works, reports a marked climb, as more enterprises are lured by the utilities of Big Data. The subjects of the survey included analysts who work with SAS, R, SPSS and SQL and other tools such as

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Big Data Implementation Set To Rise Three-Fold In India By 2015 According To New Survey
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Indian companies are likely to embrace Big Data Technologies by 2015 according to a survey carried out by business intelligence & data visualisation provider Qlik. Phillip Beniac, Regional Vice President, Qlik Asia Pacific and Japan, explained, “Despite the relatively low implementation of big data technologies in India today, we have

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Birst Continues International Expansion With Launch Of New European Public Cloud Offering
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Birst, the global leader in Cloud BI, today announced that it has extended its partnership with Amazon Web Services by launching a European-based public cloud offering hosted in Ireland. The partnership enables Birst to offer customers a complete enterprise Business Intelligence (BI) platform in the cloud including rich visualisation and

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Big Data Utility Gains Impetus In Healthcare As Lumiata Raises $5M To Improve On Its Medical Graph
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Leading provider of predictive health analytics Lumiata has closed $5 million in equity funding, as per an  SEC filing dated for August 11. Lumiata has developed a one of a kind medical graph that analyzes collated multitudes of data points which helps deliver real-time predictive analytics, assisting hospital networks and

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Pinterest Deploys Custom Dashboard To Assist Advertisers Glean Audience Analytics
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Social bookmarking innovator Pinterest, announced on Tuesday, the deployment of a free analytics dashboard that is tailor made for advertisers across the globe. Jason Costa who is a product manager at Pinterest, told Mashable recently, “We’re pretty excited about this because it’s actually our first global business tool launch that

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Logi Analytics Transforms Data Discovery With New Version Of Logi Vision
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Press Release- Logi Analytics the analytics everywhere company, today announced the release of Logi Vision 1.3, combining new analytical capabilities with social features that transform data discovery from the purview of data scientists to anyone who needs data-driven insights. Logi Vision 1.3 will be available to try as a downloadable,

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Five Things Big Data Isn'T
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Last week I attended a partner sales event and was dismayed (unsurprised) to learn that the confusion associated with the definition of cloud computing is logarithmically accelerated when it comes to Big Data. In many ways, I was not surprised. Big Data is not a term used in colloquial public

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Blockcorp Releases New Platform Blocktrail For Bitcoin Analytics
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BlockCorp, a cryptocurrency research and development company, has released its latest platform for bitcoin analytics, BlockTrail, competing with the likes of Blockchain.info and Blockr. “We could imagine a day in the future where people will evaluate where the money has come from,” entrepreneur and CEO Bechar said on Monday, pointing

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Big Data And Cloud Hit Trough Of Disillusionment In Latest Gartner Hype Cycle Installment
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Gartner has released this year’s Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies, a report that looks at technologies that are — or have the potential to — transforming the way businesses operate. The report scans a spectrum of influential technologies ranging from robots to 3D bioprinting systems to ‘software-defined anything’, but two

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Sisense Appoints Business Intelligence Veteran As Vp Of Global Alliances &Amp; Channels
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SiSense, a leader in big data analytics for business users, today announced the appointment of Mark Ferretti to the position of Vice President, Global Alliances & Channels. Ferretti, the company’s first-ever Channel Chief will be responsible for developing and growing a network of alliances and partners globally. In June, SiSense closed $30M in

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