Busting Big Data Myths

Friday, January 31, 2014 0 No tags Permalink

Big Data has become big business over the last twelve months. A buzzword that has been on everyone’s lips, and for good reason. Big Data is revolutionizing the way we capture, store and mine large volumes of unstructured data. But like any new technology, that is not fully understood by ...

SandSIV Launches Two New Social Networking Communities

It’s been a while since we posted something about SandSIV, the sponsors of this Voice of the Customer, Customer Experience Management & Big Data Blog. This time around, we are bringing news that SandSIV has launched two new social networking communities, one upon LinkedIn and the other upon Google+, that ...

Heineken – Beer and Big Data

Monday, January 27, 2014 0 No tags Permalink

Remember the old advertising slogan that Heineken used to use? It went like this: Heineken Refreshes the Parts Other Beers Cannot Reach. Now, this obviously applied to the actual drinking of Heineken beer, but it now also applies quite well to a new Big Data initiative being undertaken by the ...

European Lawmakers Will Change Big Data

Friday, January 24, 2014 0 No tags Permalink

Sometime this year it is expected that the European Union will finalize its new data protection legislation, and this could have far ranging implications for users of Big Data. It is predicted that this new data protection legislation will be the toughest seen so far. Many people welcome this change, ...

InformationWeek Conference to Cover Big Data

Wednesday, January 22, 2014 0 No tags Permalink

The 2014 InformationWeek Conference is set to take place at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas on the 31st of March and 1st of April. Two of the major issues that will be a focus of the InformationWeek Conference this year are Big Data and Cloud Computing. There ...