Tag Archives: big data analytics

Business analytics and frozen yogurt

Jay Liebowitz, Orkand Endowed Chair in Management and Technology, University of Maryland University College

Are big data and business analytics fads just like the frozen yogurt industry? Professor Jay Liebowitz of the University of Maryland University College explores the similarities.I just spent about 5 hours on the web to see what college programs exist in business analytics.

Also tagged |

Smart analytics in education

Jay Liebowitz, Orkand Endowed Chair in Management and Technology, University of Maryland University College

Big data is a “big” deal and analytics are needed in the education market to help ensure student, faculty, and institutional success. The future looks bright for those institutions willing to take a few steps detailed in this article.

Also tagged |

How eBay deals with its big data

retail image

eBay has seen improved data processing speed through its use of big data analytics. Watch this video for details.

Tagged

Big data – bringing value to social minutia

Big Data – Bringing Value to Social Minutia

Social networks are creating vast amounts of data, leaving many to wonder if that data has any intrinsic value or if it amounts to little more than noise.

Also tagged |

Big data: More than meets the eye

Big Data: More than meets the eye

Hype aside, big data is becoming one of the most important elements of business analytics and is leading the charge to better the understanding of oft overlooked relationships.

Also tagged |

Want to keep analytics superstars? Challenge them.

Financial Services Summit 2013 - Analytics Superstars Panel

With all the talk about data scientists, big data, and the potential for information overload on the horizon, the job market for “analytics superstars” is heating up. This topic brought a packed house to the SAS Financial Services Executive Summit last week.

Also tagged , |

More big data myths according to Phil Simon

Phil Simon

Phil Simon, author of Too Big to Ignore: The Business Case for Big Data, discusses more myths of collecting and analyzing data.

Also tagged |

Big data myths according to Phil Simon

Phil Simon

Phil Simon, author of Too Big to Ignore: The Business Case for Big Data, discusses the myths of collecting and analyzing data.

Also tagged |

It’s about big data, hairy data

big_data1-271x300

Big data is more than big – it’s hairy, according to Magnus Lindkvist, keynote speaker at The Premier Business Leadership Series 2013 in Amsterdam. See what else he has to say in this video interview.

Also tagged , |

How do you extract big knowledge from big data?

Jay Liebowitz, Orkand Endowed Chair in Management and Technology, University of Maryland University College

Partly through analytics, according to this article. Read more on the new data scientist, business analyst and movements in academia to support data-intensive industries like cybersecurity, finance, healthcare and others.

Also tagged , , |