• September 30, 2015 30 Sep'15

    unstructured text

    The unstructured text collected from social media activities plays a key role in predictive analytics for the enterprise because it is a prime source for sentiment analysis to determine the general attitude of consumers toward a brand or idea.  Continue Reading

  • September 30, 2015 30 Sep'15

    Lambda architecture

    Lambda architecture is an approach to big data management that provides access to batch processing and near real-time processing with a hybrid approach.  Continue Reading

  • September 30, 2015 30 Sep'15

    text tagging

    Text tagging is the process of manually or automatically adding tags or annotation to various components of unstructured data as one step in the process of preparing such data for analysis.  Continue Reading

  • September 30, 2015 30 Sep'15

    small multiples

    Small multiples (also called trellis charts or lattice charts) provide data visualization of many small, interrelated graphs clustered together in a single display.  Continue Reading

  • September 29, 2015 29 Sep'15

    Building predictive analytics models takes a team effort

    Predictive modeling shouldn't be a solo activity. Businesses looking to get the most out of their data scientists should ensure they're working collaboratively to build analytical models.  Continue Reading

  • September 29, 2015 29 Sep'15

    Effective big data visualization starts with simplicity

    Big data analytics offers lots of opportunities to visualize data for business users. But analysts have to be careful not to overload big data visualizations with too much information.  Continue Reading

  • September 29, 2015 29 Sep'15

    Doors opening for open source data visualization tools

    Open source data visualization technologies have matured to the point where users say the available tools can handle large amounts of their visualization workloads.  Continue Reading