February 2015

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Fogs, logs and cogs: The newer, bigger shape of big data in the Internet of Things

by pm2net on February 26, 2015 , Comments Off on Fogs, logs and cogs: The newer, bigger shape of big data in the Internet of Things

Big data is becoming the next best thing to true magic. It is everywhere and, increasingly, nowhere specific. Every node in the known computing universe is becoming a component in a vast, distributed, pervasive big data cloud. In an Internet of Things (IoT)-centric world, cloud’s processing, storage and other functions are being virtualized to endpoints of every size, configuration and capability. This is the vision of IoT “fog computing.” In this emerging era, big data analytics clouds will increasingly emphasize high-volume log analysis and rely heavily on cognitive computing algorithms to make sense of it all.

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How data analysis fuels successful companies

by pm2net on February 23, 2015 , Comments Off on How data analysis fuels successful companies

In part six of this series, we finished our exploration of the first of three key stages within the analytics lifecycle (Acquire) and suggested recommendations and practical actions for that stage. In part seven we will look at the study’s second key stage within the analytics lifecycle, Analyze, which focuses on analyzing the data and identifying the insights most likely to create a positive business impact.

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