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The Cold, Hard Data Behind the Ice Bucket Challenge

The Cold, Hard Data Behind the Ice Bucket Challenge | Dataconomy | Scoop.it
If you've been on social media in the past couple of weeks, you'll undoubtedly have seen videos of people chucking freezing cold water on their head. Mass lunacy? Quite possibly, but it's also for a g
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How Your Tumblr Activity Gives Away Your Drinking Habits

How Your Tumblr Activity Gives Away Your Drinking Habits | Dataconomy | Scoop.it
According to Gartner, 80% of data created today is unstructured. No data could be less structured than the vast ocean of selfies, photos of Starbucks beverages and millennial angst that is Tumblr. But
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Three Reasons Corporations Fail at Big Data

Three Reasons Corporations Fail at Big Data | Dataconomy | Scoop.it

Adam Drake, Chief Data Scientist and Director of Engineering at Zanox , gives us his view on the current issues in implementing strategies to handle ‘Big Data’ and why corporations keep failing at it.

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How To Negotiate With Your Cloud Provider

How To Negotiate With Your Cloud Provider | Dataconomy | Scoop.it
While cloud technology can offer several benefits to businesses, it is not without its downsides and risks. One of the major issue is the cost involved in migrating workloads to the cloud. Of course,
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Data Scientists and Chief Data Officers - Fact or Fad?

Data Scientists and Chief Data Officers - Fact or Fad? | Dataconomy | Scoop.it
When a new job title is created and introduced to an organization, the immediate response is typically a combination of apprehension, confusion and sometimes rejection. It's not unusual for people to
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Three Reasons Corporations Fail at Big Data

Three Reasons Corporations Fail at Big Data | Dataconomy | Scoop.it
A recent study by KPMG revealed that executives do see the value in data and analytics, but 85% face challenges in implementing the right solution to analyze and interpret their existing data.
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Adam Drake, Chief Data Scientist and Director of Engineering at Zanox , gives us his view on the current issues in implementing strategies to handle ‘Big Data’ and why corporations keep failing at it.

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