The Road to Success with Big Data: A Closer Look at Expectations vs. Reality
Analytics
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Analytics
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The Road to Success with Big Data: A Closer Look at Expectations vs. Reality

Farnaz Erfan - June 8, 2013

Big Data is complex. The technologies in Big Data are rapidly maturing, but are still in many ways in an adolescent phase. While Hadoop is dominating the…

Is Hadoop Knowledge a Must-Have for Today’s Big Data Scientist?
Analytics
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Analytics
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Is Hadoop Knowledge a Must-Have for Today’s Big Data Scientist?

Farnaz Erfan - March 5, 2013

Finding data scientists and other highly technical resources that understand the complexity of big data is one of the most common roadblocks to getting value from big…

Analytics
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Is Your Big Data Hot or Not?

Farnaz Erfan - July 13, 2012

4 Questions to Ask Before You Define Your Cloud BI Strategy
Analytics
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Analytics
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4 Questions to Ask Before You Define Your Cloud BI Strategy

Farnaz Erfan - June 21, 2012

These days, when it comes to enterprise software, it seems that it is all about the cloud. Some software applications such as Salesforce, Marketo, and Workday, have…

The Diary of a Construction Manager in Love with His Business Intelligence Solution
Analytics
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Analytics
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The Diary of a Construction Manager in Love with His Business Intelligence Solution

Farnaz Erfan - June 8, 2012

Hi, my name is Bob and I am a construction manager. I oversee all aspects of managing the operations of a construction project, including budgets, staffing, and…

Big Data Bubbles Up Trouble!
Analytics
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Analytics
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Big Data Bubbles Up Trouble!

Farnaz Erfan - May 18, 2012

Today Big Data has made the impossible, possible. Collecting and analyzing unstructured data types such as social media data, web click streams, network and data center logs is no…