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Decoding big data buzzwords

Posted by admin updated on 16 Jul, 2015

This is a reproduction of the original article that was published on CIO. The original article can be found here. When popular trends emerge, be it in the business world or elsewhere, it seems inevitable that along with said trend comes a vernacular of its...

P2P Lending and Big Data : Banking on the Non-Banks

Posted by admin updated on 16 Jul, 2015

This is a reproduction of the original article that was published on CrowdFundBeat. The original article can be found here. Banking on the Non-Banks Online and Peer-to-peer (P2P) lending, the practice of money lending that circumvents traditional banks, is enjoying explosive growth and popularity with...

Big data – The anti ‘Second Screen’

Posted by admin updated on 14 Apr, 2015

This is a reproduction of the original article that was published on CIO. The original article can be found here. The late 2000’s saw the introduction of the mobile application and a supposed new economy. At the same time, the idea emerged that consumers would...

To Make or Buy: Considerations When Kicking Off a Data Analytics Program

Posted by admin updated on 11 Mar, 2015

This is a reproduction of the original article that was published on CIO. The original article can be found here. It’s an age-old question – make or buy? In the last decade, that question has morphed into – hire or outsource? From IT to legal...

Data and Science Don’t Necessarily Make a Good Data Scientist

Posted by admin updated on 09 Feb, 2015

This is a reproduction of the original article that was published on CIO. The original article can be found here. The world of Big Data analytics continues to grow and companies continue to look for ways to leverage data to improve business performance. In this...

5 Business Areas Poised for Big Data Opportunities in 2015

Posted by admin updated on 17 Dec, 2014

As 2014 draws to a close, the time has come yet again to take stock of the year that was and look ahead to the year to come. In the past year, Big Data has become an entrenched part of the global business lexicon as...

The Evolution of Telematics Opportunities

Posted by admin updated on 19 Nov, 2014

The opportunity for automotive insurers to use Big Data analytics alongside telematics to their advantage is limitless. By gaining a better understanding of their driving customer, their tendencies and behaviors, insurance companies can design more alluring and incentive-driven pricing schemes and can reward good driving...

Did Google just kill email marketing?

Posted by admin updated on 30 Jul, 2013

Gmail’s new tabbed layout could mean more work and more ad-spend for e-marketers. It also means that there are more opportunities for analytics-oriented marketers to outshine their peers. Google has a knack of coming up with features that are liked by its users and are...

Our Campus Hiring Process

Posted by admin updated on 16 Jun, 2012

As we get started with our campus hiring process for the academic year 2012-2013, I wanted to share some information about our recruiting process with potential candidates through this blog post. First of all, greetings to all candidates – we are delighted that you are...

Analytics to keep love life fresh and fun!

Posted by admin updated on 21 Sep, 2011

Analytics takes a foray into the relationships management domain with a newly launched niche social network – The Ice Break. This online service helps users track, analyze, and enjoy their romantic relationships. Co-founded and seed-funded by YouTube’s first UI Designer, Christina Brodbeck; and former head...