Big Data



Understanding Data Roles

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With the rise of Big Data has come the accompanying explosion in roles that in some way involve data. Most who are in any way involved with enterprise technology are at least familiar with them by name, but sometimes it's helpful to look at them through a comprehensive lens that shows us how they al...


How to Begin Integrating AI into Data Center Operations - InformationWeek

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Rich Rogers, a senior vice president of product and engineering at Hitachi Vantara, envisions a data center in which AI-driven management software (some or all of it cloud-based) will monitor and control IT and facilities infrastructure, as well as applications, seamlessly and completely across sing...



The Rise of Machine Learning-as-a-Service

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Their uses once seemed far off for companies, but with the introduction of Machine Learning-as-a-Service (MLaaS), data science is being brought to the masses. Machine learning, a branch of artificial intelligence, is the process of using self-iterating algorithms to analyse massive amounts of data ...


AI must overcome 'zillions of hurdles,' says guy who wrote the book on big data

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For the guy who literally wrote the book on big data and its promise to revolutionize how "we live, work, and think," Kenneth Cukier's view on big data's love child, AI, is far less rosy. Citing "zillions of limitations," Cukier has poured cold water on AI's hype, ultimately concluding that he's "no...


Why Getting the Metrics Right Is So Important in Machine Learning

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Armed with big data analytics, businesses now have the power to detect and act in very precise ways. But if a business is measuring the wrong piece of data -- or measuring the right piece of data in the wrong way – then any machine learning models built on those metrics can lead the business astray....


What is machine learning? - Data Points

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Every useful machine – from advanced AI through to the humble toaster – has to possess 'knowledge' about the world in which it operates. For example, within the design of a household toaster, much knowledge about the world must have already been implemented. This is implicit knowledge. The toaster ...


Moneyball for movies: Data science and AI in Hollywood

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Data science and related disciplines, such as artificial intelligence and machine learning, have become table stakes in almost all areas of software. From marketing to customer service and beyond, data and analytics are changing existing enterprise processes and enabling new ones. Data science vs t...