Minnesota Saves $2B with Healthcare Analytics

Using Big Data analytics, officials with the Minnesota Department of Public Health have identified nearly 1.3 million unnecessary hospital visits, representing $2 billion in...

Security and the Big Data Cyber Sleuth

With the growth of Big Data and the Internet of Things, data science has become the new buzzword in technology circles–especially when you consider...

If Telling Stories with Data Is Important, then Why Aren’t We Good at It?

People who love data and analytics also have to be people who love telling stories and tell them well. That’s according to Tom Davenport, independent senior...

Big Bigger Biggest Data in Oil & Gas

For decades the oil & gas industries have used advanced analytics to attempt to understand the earth’s subsurface. And now with the advent of...

Big Bigger Biggest Data in Oil & Gas

For decades the oil & gas industries have used advanced analytics to attempt to understand the earth’s subsurface. And now with the advent of...

Big Data’s Companion: Wide Data

If you’ve worked with Big Data and analytics for long, you’re probably aware of the challenges of mixing structured and unstructured data. However, there...

The Value of Big Data Analytics in the Oilfield

By Daniel Smith, Director, Data Science & Innovation, Syntelli Solutions When most people hear “Big Data,” they think “big money.” And they’re right. There are...
Big Data and Analytics Offer New Opportunities for Airport Optimization

Big Data and Analytics Offer New Opportunities for Airport Optimization

Dubai is building a new mega-airport that is expected to be able to handle 120 million annual passengers. Depending on the actual passenger volume...

Is Your Data Meaningless?

Without context, the value of data is self-limiting. It’s not just the collection of data that matters, but the ability to transform raw data...
Unbundling of Application Suites: Big Changes Coming Your Way

Unbundling of Application Suites: Big Changes Coming Your Way

Do you know what the biggest category of spending is in IT today? It’s the class of software (we’ll just call them megasuites) like ERP,...