Analytics
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Socialytics: Social Analytics Earns Its Portmanteau

CliffFigallo - February 13, 2013

When an idea goes viral, it becomes a meme, and when two memes are associated for long enough to be part of a trend, a portmanteau is…

SDC to Co-sponsor Ventana Research’s Biz-Tech Innovation Summit
Analytics
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Analytics
545 views

SDC to Co-sponsor Ventana Research’s Biz-Tech Innovation Summit

CliffFigallo - October 28, 2012

The summit offers a guide on the rapid changes in technology, providing insight into where the industry will go over the next decade and how business and…

SDC @ Strata – Impressions from the floor
Data Mining
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Data Mining
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SDC @ Strata – Impressions from the floor

CliffFigallo - March 1, 2012

Strata has grown quite a lot since last year's Santa Clara gathering. There are 2,000 attendees, and though that's small compared to some of the events over…

SDC @ Strata – Edd Dumbill – Rockstar Unicorns
Analytics
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Analytics
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SDC @ Strata – Edd Dumbill – Rockstar Unicorns

CliffFigallo - February 29, 2012

Edd Dumbill of O'Reilly, creators and hosts of the Strat Conferences, opened the day saying, "Companies are asking, 'How do we hire a data scientist? Where do…

SDC @ Strata – Doug Cutting on Hadoop, Apache and Open Source
Analytics
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Analytics
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SDC @ Strata – Doug Cutting on Hadoop, Apache and Open Source

CliffFigallo - February 29, 2012

Doug Cutting addressed the Wednesday plenary audience for 10 minutes and spoke about Hadoop. He carries the title of "Architect" on his bio at Strata. It goes…

Analytics
506 views

Upcoming Webinar: The Cutting Edge of Big Data Monetization

CliffFigallo - February 7, 2012

Our moderator and CEO Robin Carey will ask our two guest experts if there is, indeed an identifiable cutting edge in finding revenue in today's proliferating, exploding…

Analytics
522 views

Teradata’s “Multiple paths to social media”

CliffFigallo - November 15, 2011

On November 10 I attended and moderated a panel at Text Analytics Summit West in San Jose, California. My session was titled Text Analytics and Social Media…

Analytics
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Blogarama II – Analysts Don’t Get No Respect – November 14

CliffFigallo - November 10, 2011

Smart Data Collective extends to you this invitation (more of a request) to write a pro or con article or blog post about this premise:Data Analysts don't…

Analytics
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Analysts Don’t Get No Respect – SDC Blogarama topic for November 14

CliffFigallo - November 3, 2011

Last month on October 6 we held a Blogarama on the topic of The Emerging Role of the Analyst. We got plenty of great submissions which you…

Analytics
560 views

Decide.com – New Search Ideas for Unstructured Data

CliffFigallo - October 21, 2011

In this video from BizIntelligence.TV, University of Washington professor and entrepreneur Oren Etzioni describes his work in data searching innovation that helps people save money. His latest…