Big Data: A Review Of 12 Amazing Months in Analytics
Analytics
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Analytics
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Big Data: A Review Of 12 Amazing Months in Analytics

bernardmarr - March 3, 2016

2015 was a tumultuous year for Big Data, with highs continuing to dazzle us with the potential world-changing power of data and analytics. At the same time…

Big Data in Big Oil: The Amazing Ways Shell Uses Analytics to Drive Business Success
Analytics
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Analytics
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Big Data in Big Oil: The Amazing Ways Shell Uses Analytics to Drive Business Success

bernardmarr - November 17, 2015

The oil and gas industries are facing major challenges - the costs of extraction are rising and the turbulent state of international politics adds to the difficulties…

3 Ways the Internet of Things Will Change Every Business
Internet of Things
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Internet of Things
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3 Ways the Internet of Things Will Change Every Business

bernardmarr - November 10, 2015

Have you entered the Internet of Things yet? If you have a FitBit or other activity tracker that talks to your smartphone, you have.  If you have…

Big Data in Motorsports: How F1 And NASCAR Compete on Analytics
Analytics
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Analytics
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Big Data in Motorsports: How F1 And NASCAR Compete on Analytics

bernardmarr - October 13, 2015

Velocity is one of the defining characteristics of Big Data, and there are few situations in which speed is more imperative than motorsports. From NASCAR to Formula…

4 Ways Big Data Will Change Every Business
Big Data
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Big Data
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4 Ways Big Data Will Change Every Business

bernardmarr - October 6, 2015

If you’re still saying, “Big data isn’t relevant to my company,” you’re missing the boat. I firmly believe that big data and its implications will affect every…

Of Big Data, the IoT, and Trust: Tales from Google’s Nest
Big Data
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Big Data
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Of Big Data, the IoT, and Trust: Tales from Google’s Nest

bernardmarr - September 29, 2015

Formed by ex-Apple engineers, Nest Labs develops products designed to bring Big Data and the Internet of Things into our homes via its smart thermostats and fire…

The Amazing Ways Big Data Drives Success at Rolls Royce
Big Data
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Big Data
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The Amazing Ways Big Data Drives Success at Rolls Royce

bernardmarr - September 15, 2015

Rolls-Royce manufactures enormous engines which generate huge amounts of power, as they propel airplanes and ships across skies and oceans. It is an extremely high-tech industry where…

6 Incredible Ways Big Data Is Used by the US Government
Big Data
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Big Data
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6 Incredible Ways Big Data Is Used by the US Government

bernardmarr - September 8, 2015

Barack Obama may have appointed the US Government’s first ever Chief Data Scientist – DJ Patil, formerly of LinkedIn, eBay and Skype – but the administration has…

Big Data: Will the Rise of Spark Spell the End of Hadoop?
Big Data
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Big Data
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Big Data: Will the Rise of Spark Spell the End of Hadoop?

bernardmarr - September 1, 2015

Spark has overtaken Hadoop as the most active open source Big Data project. While they are not directly comparable products, they both have many of the same…

Why We Need More Big Data Doctors
Big Data
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Big Data
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Why We Need More Big Data Doctors

bernardmarr - August 25, 2015

Doctors are highly educated and (usually) very good at certain things – examining and talking to patients, and using the data they extract to diagnose and treat…