Big data is currently on the fast track. The rapid ongoing developments are not showing any signs of slowing down in 2015, as seen by the following trends for the coming year:
2014 is drawing to a close, a year in which Enterprise Search and Big Data have really come into their own in Europe
Omicron Consulting and Mindbreeze were present as a sponsor of the event "Big Data 2014" held at the Hotel Melia Milan December 3, 2014
Zotter chocolates were in high demand at the Midtown Hilton hotel throughout the Enterprise Search & Discovery 2014 conference.
In-time for spring we deliver again several improvements to our products. With targeted optimization interesting new features got implemented in the 2014 Spring Release.
Anyone still writing their school or academic essays on typewriters became an unwitting witness to a revolutionary event whose impact on all aspects of life conjures memories of the 19th century industrial revolution: Analogue became digital – in less than 20 years.
Harvard Business Review authors Thomas H. Davenport and D.J. Patil described data scientist as “The sexiest job of the 21st century”. Essentially this new profession is about generating all the information from the rapidly growing mountains of data – i.e.
Increasing amounts of data in various formats and from different sources are produced on a daily basis. This “big data” needs to be structured and translated into usable and valuable information for each employee of each department in an organisation, from sales through to production and support.
Ever increasing masses of data are being captured in different formats and from diverse sources. The challenge is to structure this “Big Data” and to translate it into information so that it’s useful to all employees in all departments – e.g. for sales, production and support – of the organisation.
Information and knowledge are the raw materials of every company, which, if used correctly, can bring decisive economic advantage. Customer data and their user behaviour, therefore, are like gold dust.