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Why Amazon is Buying Wholefoods?

Amazon’s decision to buy the upscale grocery chain, Wholefoods, evoked mixed reactions and led to widespread speculations on its future impact on the online retail major and the whole retail industry. It has been a known fact that Amazon has been aggressively pursuing new business opportunities and its interest in breaking into the online grocery […]read more »
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How Data Analytics Can Solve the Airline Overbooking Problem?

It is interesting to see how data analytics helps solve real business problems, and its benefits extends to a wide range of industries. Consider the airlines industry, which has been facing flak because of frequent instances of overbooked flights and is consequently looking for better ways to intelligently handle such scenarios without affecting an airline’s […]read more »
Real-Time Analytics

A Real-Time Analytics Framework for Better Online Retail Customer Experiences

Real-time analytics has the power to transform businesses offering actionable insights that enable faster, precise and more effective decisions. But the effectiveness of real-time analytics is largely dependent on the availability of data. To draw business insights using analytics, companies require a structured decision process with predefined logic and real-time access to data. Let me […]read more »
Big Data Trends

Video Series featuring Forrester, Part II: Top Big Data Trends

Mike Gualtieri, Principal Analyst, Forrester, is featured in this video on the top big data trends, sponsored by Ness Digital Engineering. Gualtieri shares his expertise on the top technical and business trends driving current big data projects. In the video, Mike Gualtieri discusses how several open source platforms like Hadoop, Apache, Spark, have ignited passion […]read more »
Big Data Initiative

SQL and Big Data

Background and Need Enterprises are filled with structured and semi-structured data generated by all sorts of transactional applications. Much of that data is increasingly finding its way into Hadoop clusters for analytics because of Hadoop’s flexibility and the inexpensive, linear scalability of its compute and storage. To extract insights from this data, enterprises often build […]read more »
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Data Federation – A Way forward for Enterprises for effective Data Consolidation & Cost Reduction

Current Challenges: Data movement for any organization has always been an expensive process. All or most of the projects involve movement of data from one system to another, usually from external systems. Every company is thinking through various approaches to solve this issue, where physical data movement is reduced while still providing the end user […]read more »
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Detecting Drug Incompatibility Indicators within Big Data

The World Health Organization and individual countries maintain reports of adverse drug reactions. These datasets are used to assess adverse drug reactions, often by comparing occurrences of these expressed in ratios for all the drugs listed. In the US, openFDA has a total of 5.9 million entries in the FDA Adverse Effect Reporting System. Adverse effects […]read more »

What will Artificial Intelligence Achieve Next?

Has the time come for Artificial Intelligence (AI) to officially become the master of humanity? Recently, one of the top Go players in the world, Lee Sedol, was resolutely beaten by Google’s AlphaGo, a computer that uses Artificial Intelligence. Out of the five games that were played, the program only lost out on one game. […]read more »