April 2016

All posts from April 2016

What is Spark?

by pm2net on April 29, 2016 , Comments Off on What is Spark?

Spark just seems to be getting big play everywhere in the technology arena. What is Spark? And do you need it? Get a good glimpse into its in-memory execution capabilities, some of its key components, its integrations and its availability as a service.

Source: big data hub

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Personalized governing: Understanding and empowering residents with the help of data analytics

by pm2net on April 28, 2016 , Comments Off on Personalized governing: Understanding and empowering residents with the help of data analytics

Governments are increasingly moving away from a one-size-fits-all model toward more personalized governing, where public services are tailored to meet the needs of residents. This type of governance is built on a firm understanding of citizens’ needs, information that is best gathered directly.

Source: big data hub

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Spark: The operating system for big data analytics

by pm2net on April 28, 2016 , Comments Off on Spark: The operating system for big data analytics

Spark’s momentum is building, and it is rapidly emerging as the central technology in analytics ecosystems within organizations. See why Spark’s technical advancements around iterative processing combined with its easy overall environment and tool set for developers make it a true operating system for big data analytics.

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Elevating the consumer experience with social media analytics and retail data

by pm2net on April 28, 2016 , Comments Off on Elevating the consumer experience with social media analytics and retail data

Social media has taken the retail industry on an extraordinary, tangential path for gaining a deeper understanding of the consumer. See what several big data experts have to say about the impact social media data and analysis of customer conversations have on the consumer experience.

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Bringing the simplicity of the app store to enterprise IT and analytics

by pm2net on April 27, 2016 , Comments Off on Bringing the simplicity of the app store to enterprise IT and analytics

Does enterprise IT in the government sector need to be so complex? Maybe not. Find out how advancements in cloud computing, open data initiatives and valuable lessons learned from smartphones and the app store model can transform analytics workloads in enterprise IT for government agencies.

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Graph databases catch electronic con artists in the act

by pm2net on April 27, 2016 , Comments Off on Graph databases catch electronic con artists in the act

Graph database technology powered by open source initiatives is helping fraud detection units catch intruders in the act of breaching data security. Tune in for an enlightening discussion of how modern approaches to analytics are bringing descriptive and predictive analytics together to help stop fraud as it occurs.

Source: big data hub

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