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Big Data: How Data Analytics Is Transforming the World (Great Courses) (Teaching Company) Course No. 1382

Big Data: How Data Analytics Is Transforming the World (Great Courses) (Teaching Company) Course No. 1382

24 Lectures • 1 Data Analytics-What’s the “Big” Idea? • 2 Got Data? What Are You Wondering About? • 3 A Mindset for Mastering the Data Deluge • 4 Looking for Patterns-and Causes • 5 Algorithms-Managing Complexity • 6 The Cycle of Data Management • 7 Getting Graphic and Seeing the Data • 8 Preparing Data Is Training for Success • 9 How New Statistics Transform Sports • 10 Political Polls-How Weighted Averaging Wins • 11 When Life Is (Almost) Linear-Regression • 12 Training

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Sponsored – Big Data – The Future of World Class Cricket
Clearly, Big Data is no longer a trend waiting to happen – it is here and while it is an opportunity to be able to garner so much of data, the challenge is that of making sense of this humungous amount of data. And getting the Big Data opportunity …
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Big Data And Tech M&A Boom Push Up MBA Jobs In Financial Services
MBA jobs in the UK financial services industry are being buoyed by investment in digital technologies like big data, while a boom in mergers and acquisitions has seen big banks snap up more dealmakers globally. Figures from employers' organization the …
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dailymotion puts Big Data at the heart of their vision
Any Big Data startups or companies know well the opportunities that Big Data offer. However, the big challenge lies in how to interpret and act on all this data. Figuring out how to do this is what drives and defines the focus of the dailymotion team …
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President Barack Obama talks about the importance of Big Data and Data Science, and introduces Dr. DJ Patil as the first ever Chief Data Scientist and Deputy Chief Technology Officer for Data…
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John Roese, EMC Senior Vice President and CTO- with John Furrier and Dave Vellante at EMC World 2013 – theCUBE John Roese, Senior Vice President and CTO of EMC, stopped by theCube during …

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New York, New York (PRWEB) October 22, 2013

Big data is one of the most important trends in enterprise computing today, and #BigDataNYC will present it from every angle through live interviews with the industry’s top executives and innovators. The two-day live broadcast held throughout Strata + Hadoop World October 29-30, covers the news from the newsmakers themselves and is open to all conference attendees and Big Data fans.

Hosted by John Furrier and Dave Vellante, #BigDataNYC is presented by SiliconANGLE, Wikibon and theCUBE, with sponsors Hortonworks and WANdisco. #BigDataNYC welcomes anyone to enjoy the live broadcast and join the discussion while eating great food in a relaxing environment.

What:     Hosted by John Furrier and Dave Vellante, #BigDataNYC features live interviews with the biggest names in Big Data. Presented by SiliconANGLE, Wikibon, and theCUBE, and featuring sponsors Hortonworks and WANdisco.

When:     Tuesday and Wednesday, October 29 and 30, 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Where:     Warwick Hotel, Davies Room, First Floor, 65 W 54th St, New York, NY, directly across the street from the Hilton Midtown‎

Who:     Exclusive live interviews with executives, analysts and visionaries in big data, including:

        Rob Bearden, CEO, and Arun Murthy, Founder and Architect, Hortonworks

        David Richards, CEO, WANdisco

        Ben Haines, VP IT/CIO, Box        

        Hilary Mason, Data Scientist in Residence, Accel Partners        

        Chris Lynch, Partner, Atlas Venture

        Merv Adrian, Vice President, Gartner

        Edd Dumbill, VP of Strategy, Silicon Valley Data Science

        Alistair Croll, Founder, Solve for Interest

About theCUBE

theCUBE is number-one in live technology event coverage. Streaming from every major enterprise technology event, theCUBE is often referred to as the ESPN of Tech. theCUBE extracts the signal from the noise through in-depth industry analysis, thoughtful commentary and provocative discussions with the top tech executives and thought leaders.

Hosted and created by SiliconANGLE Founder John Furrier and Wikibon Founder Dave Vellante, theCUBE features live interviews that are then supplemented and contextualized through news gathering, reporting and analysis, and published to engaged communities through multiple channels. theCUBE interviews have been viewed more than 10 million times since its launch in 2010. Watch theCUBE live at and view past events on demand at

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Solihull, West Midlands (PRWEB UK) 23 June 2014

The awards celebrate the drive, innovation and hard work demonstrated by leaders and experts across the global cloud computing industry. Despite competition from both Domo and Attivio, sales-i came away triumphant for its outstanding business intelligence software that has been recognised as world class.

Paul Black, CEO of sales-i, comments, “The advance of “Big Data” presents a unique challenge to organisations across the world, but business intelligence software enables companies to use this data to their advantage by identifying trends to gain true business insight.”

“sales-i was created to help sales professionals make sense of the data available to them. Since founding the company, we have been overwhelmed by how well it has been received and we are absolutely delighted to be presented with this award as the perfect recognition of that,” says Black.

Driven by the demands of sales professionals for more efficient and successful ways of identifying and targeting prospects, sales-i was created to simplify the process of data collection and analysis and take the guesswork out of selling. Since implementing the software, sales-i customers have seen greater visibility of sales, margins and profitability, enabling them to respond faster to sales opportunities.

Since launching in 2008, the company has continued to innovate and enhance its offering, including several software upgrades and new product introductions in order to maintain its market leading position and stay ahead of the technology curve.

Black comments, “An award is a reflection of the hard work of your employees, and to be named as Best Big Data Analytics Solution is the perfect recognition of the continued dedication and innovation of our team at sales-i. We’ve grown at an incredible rate, extending into new sectors and across multiple territories and we look forward to growing our customer base even more, helping many more businesses make sense of their data and, ultimately, sell more!”

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About sales-i:

Founded in 2008, sales-i is a Software-as-a-Service sales development solution. Integrating business, sales and customer intelligence, it has been designed to simplify the collection and analysis of business data, while cutting both time and cost. Through sales-i, sales professionals can clearly identify and target high-quality sales opportunities. Equipped with customer buying behaviour alerts, they can make insightful, personalised and fast business decisions, realising repeat sales, reduced customer attrition and maximised profit margins as a result.

sales-i is now used by thousands of global sales and marketing organisations to maximise their sales intelligence. Easily accessible over an internet connection, sales-i is the only truly mobile business intelligence solution on the market.

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Signals from Strata + Hadoop World New York 2014
Signals from Strata + Hadoop World New York 2014. From unique data applications to factories of the future, here are key insights from Strata + Hadoop World New York 2014. by Mac Slocum | @macslocum | +Mac Slocum | Comment | October 16, 2014.
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Hadoop Wins Converts Outside Silicon Valley
Two years ago, when the Detroit Crime Commission began collecting and analyzing the social media posts of suspected criminals, it found Excel wasn't up to the task. The 11-person agency began using Hadoop, a software suite developed in the early 2000s …
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Hadoop World: The executive dashboard is on the way out
Shahani-Mulligan was one of a number of speakers at the O'Reilly Strata + Hadoop World conference Thursday in New York to offer tips on making the move from data to big data. She suggested that the executive dashboard is giving way to emerging …
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Tony-Nominated Songwriters Benj Pasek and Justin Paul to Speak at
… and big data; and Emily Simoness, founder and executive director of SPACE on Ryder Farm. "We're incredibly excited to put on this event again," said Bazadona. "It's inspiring to be embraced by the community, our sponsors, the speakers who do so …

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Big Data Computing eBay auctions you should keep an eye on:

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2nd day (July 5)

Session 5G: distributed & grid computing 2 (DPS)

5G-4 (11:35-12:00)

The title of my presentation is "A Process Description Language for Cooperative
Computing Systems using Super and Compact Computers".

Salt Lake City Lights Up With Fastest Network in The World for Annual
“As science continues to demand more data intensive and distributed computing – networks play an important role. SCinet allows the networking community to work closely with scientists to show researchers at SC first hand how advanced network …
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When legacy apps attack: Lessons from GSA's Lotus Notes hiccup
In the days of computing yore, public-service agencies that were trying to move away from stovepipe systems to a distributed computing environment, or to connect everyone via an intranet, ran into a problem with legacy applications. They were a big …

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