December 2015

All posts from December 2015

How to manage your database like a water supplier

by pm2net on December 30, 2015 , Comments Off on How to manage your database like a water supplier

Data engineers have much to learn from water management professionals, who have mastered the art of keeping filtered water on tap—ready at a moment’s notice. As information volumes begin to deluge data repositories and outpace traditional approaches, data professionals must use every tool at their disposal to keep data clear and readily available.

Source: big data hub

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Retail product placement: Tapping data to optimize merchandise displays

by pm2net on December 30, 2015 , Comments Off on Retail product placement: Tapping data to optimize merchandise displays

When it comes to retail product placement, stores have traditionally relied on historical sales trends, seasonal shopping patterns and garmentos’ gut instincts to determine inventory levels and merchandising strategies. Now, merchants are taking a more scientific, data-driven approach to managing stock.

Source: big data hub

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