When attending big data conferences and other big data industry events, I always enjoy sessions that provide specific and detailed use case reports of successful big data deployments. Hearing the observations and even failed attempts, provide invaluable insight into how other companies, in some cases big names in corporate America, are using the big data technology stack. Here is a recent account of a panel discussion on social media, big data and visualization at the Vancouver Enterprise Forum, along with Tommy Levi, Senior Data Scientist at PlentyofFish.com, Stephen Ufford, Founder & CEO of Trulioo, Bruno Aziza, VP, Worldwide Marketing at SiSense.
Hurwitz & Associates recently announced the findings of The Hurwitz Victory Index Report for Advanced Analytics. Designed as a market research assessment tool, it highlights both the diverse uses for advanced analytics technology. [Read More...]