Facing Environmental Crisis, Data Is Reshaping Waste Management
Big Data
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Big Data
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Facing Environmental Crisis, Data Is Reshaping Waste Management

Larry Alton - July 25, 2018

Waste is a major practical and political concern, and it’s also an increasingly public issue as news outlets publish pieces about pollution, plastics in the ocean, and…

3 Legal Repercussions of Cyber Attacks
Big Data
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Big Data
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3 Legal Repercussions of Cyber Attacks

Larry Alton - July 21, 2018

A few years ago, talk about improving cyber security for a business qualified as a strong recommendation. Now, it’s become an absolute requirement, especially given the potential…

Is Your Business Primed For Growth? How Data Can Address Internal Barriers
Big Data
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Big Data
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Is Your Business Primed For Growth? How Data Can Address Internal Barriers

Larry Alton - July 6, 2018

When trying to grow your business, it’s easy to focus on outside variables like customer retention, competition, and shifting market trends, but at the end of the…

How Data Gave Streaming Music A Competitive Edge
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Big Data
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How Data Gave Streaming Music A Competitive Edge

Larry Alton - July 6, 2018

When streaming services first launched, artists were skeptical; in fact, many were downright hostile because they were positive these new services would make it impossible to profit…

How Big Data Could Soon Help Manage Human Relationships
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Big Data
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How Big Data Could Soon Help Manage Human Relationships

Larry Alton - June 23, 2018

Big data analytics have proved an excellent tool for many applications, from evaluating an organization’s profitability to determining optimal investment strategies. Unfortunately, one major hurdle that objective…

Where’s The Traffic? Increasing Organic Leads With Big Data
Big Data
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Big Data
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Where’s The Traffic? Increasing Organic Leads With Big Data

Larry Alton - June 23, 2018

The nature of organic search traffic is that it isn’t always reliable – it varies with news cycles and trends – but recently, websites have seen a…

How to Eliminate Silos in Company-Wide Data Analytics
Analytics
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Analytics
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How to Eliminate Silos in Company-Wide Data Analytics

Larry Alton - June 14, 2018

“Silos” are something of a buzzword, but the concept they describe warrants your attention. Silos emerge when a cluster of individuals in your company (usually within a…

How Big Data and Analytics Are Changing Manufacturing for the Better
Analytics
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Analytics
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How Big Data and Analytics Are Changing Manufacturing for the Better

Larry Alton - June 14, 2018

When most people think about big data and analytics in the business world, their minds immediately jump to ecommerce businesses, websites, and social media. But the truth…

Should You Reconsider Distributing Electronic Copies Of Documents?
Data Management
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Data Management
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Should You Reconsider Distributing Electronic Copies Of Documents?

Larry Alton - May 2, 2018

The world we live in today wouldn’t function without documents. It seems like everything of importance requires signing a document to acknowledge terms and conditions. For example,…

Investigating the Relationship Between Big Data and Road Safety
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Investigating the Relationship Between Big Data and Road Safety

Larry Alton - April 29, 2018

In the end, big data can accomplish only so much. It can help us understand crash site data, make vehicles safer, and eliminate risk in isolated situations …