The public availability of streams of data from different sources, in a form that can be ingested, combined and analysed to yield new insights, has become one of the keys to this big data science.
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Includes unique applications in Euclid Analytics which markets WiFi “sniffing” sensors to retailersso that they can detect people with smartphones who walk past their stores...and plan sales in peak foot traffic based on data collected.
There's no shortage of great minds using big data techniques to improve the quality of our medical treatments, but sometimes they can't get access to the data they need most. Improving access to genetic data, for example, might just help cure cancer.
Clayton Christensen, Harvard Business School Professor, explains how to approach innovation creatively by studying the problem you are trying to solve and how it was resolved by other industries. For more, see the article Surviving Disruption....
PolyVista, Inc. announced today that Trimble Navigation , a leading provider of advanced location-based solutions, has deployed PolyVista’s Discovery software in their quality, reliability and service groups.
Shawn Neville's insight:
“Something that may have taken us half a day or so to get, we can get in as little as a half hour,” explained Tim, illustrating the time saved using PolyVista.
Editor’s note: Dr. Michael Wu is the Principal Scientist of Analytics at Lithium where he is currently applying data-driven methodologies to investigate and understand the complex dynamics of the social Web.
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