Google Flu Trends: Importance of Veracity, the 4th V in Big Data
Analytics
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Analytics
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Google Flu Trends: Importance of Veracity, the 4th V in Big Data

hkotadia1 - March 31, 2014

A lot has been written recently criticizing Goolge’s Flu Trends – a flu tracker service that predicts flu activity based on specific search terms using aggregated Google…

Changing Role of #CIO: Chief Information to Chief Insights Officer
Best Practices
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Best Practices
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Changing Role of #CIO: Chief Information to Chief Insights Officer

hkotadia1 - May 29, 2013

There was a time not too long ago (late 1970s to be precise) when companies used to have an Electronic Data Processing Department, with EDP Managers to…

Analytics
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Big Data in Retail Industry [INFOGRAPHIC]

hkotadia1 - April 26, 2013

Here’s a great data visualization on Big Data in retail industry:Source: Monetate Marketing Infographics Here’s a great data visualization on Big Data in retail industry:Source: Monetate Marketing Infographics

Big Data and Rise of Predictive Analytics
Analytics
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Analytics
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Big Data and Rise of Predictive Analytics

hkotadia1 - April 1, 2013

Back in mid 1990s, when I was a Ph.D. student, one of the professors asked me what my career goal was and I said: “To help clients serve…

Big Data
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What Are Big Data, Hadoop and HDFS? 3 Must-Watch YouTube Videos

hkotadia1 - March 21, 2013

Here are three great videos on Big Data, Hadoop and HDFS. Hope you enjoy them and do let me know if it is useful in the comments.Enjoy…

Analytics
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Big Data: Where the Opportunities Are!

hkotadia1 - March 18, 2013

I am often asked which industries offer the best potential for application of a Big Data solution and I have always said that Banking and Financial Services,…

Big Data
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5 Must-Watch YouTube Videos on Big Data

hkotadia1 - February 25, 2013

Due to technical reasons, if you cannot see embedded videos below, you can watch them here: http://hkotadia.com/archives/5186  Here's a compilation of my five favorite YouTube videos on the topic…

Big Data
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Big Data: Are You Ready for Multimedia Information Systems?

hkotadia1 - July 29, 2012

If you take a look at Enterprise Information Systems that are currently in use, you will notice that they are very restrictive in nature in the sense…

Analytics
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Big Data: The Coming Sensor Data Driven Productivity Revolution

hkotadia1 - July 23, 2012

When it comes to Big Data, we often think of user (human) generated social media data. But sensor (machine) generated data is a much bigger story as…

Business Intelligence
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Why Big Data Mining / Analytics is the New Gold Rush

hkotadia1 - February 15, 2012

Just mention the words “Big Data” to any technology entrepreneur or investor and observe how his/her face lights up with excitement. Given the perceived opportunity in Big…