To better understand the possibilities of big data, Rabobank started with a multidisciplinary team and a few proof of concepts.
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For some this is a more daunting task than others. A fellow Factualite, for example, explained to me the predicament of having to acquire gifts for his young nephew, parents, brother, and wife. To cater to the widely varying desires of these different people, he must make the time to visit a number of different stores. Especially when it comes to picking out things like jewelry for your wife, we agreed it was necessary to visit brick and mortar stores instead of simply shopping online.
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We all want to reach a larger audience while stillmaintaining a connection and relationship with that audience. We can do this through glocalisation — the process of thinking and acting locally, while appealing to a global audience — in our content and social media strategy.
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Besides investing in traditional data processing technologies, cutting-edge enterprises map their digital world by defining and building so-called virtual sensors. Virtual sensors collect information from the intersection of the physical and digital worlds to generate and measure events that define the usage of a digital product or service. A virtual sensor could be a data processing algorithm that can be tuned and configured to generate results that are relevant for the enterprise. The generated alert notifies the enterprise of a change in the environment or ecosystem in which the user is using a product or service.
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For Rogati, Jawbone’s data trove was too good an opportunity to pass up. She joined the company this past summer from LinkedIn, another data-driven powerhouse. At Jawbone, she’s building a team to mine the data for insights that could help motivate Up wearers to live healthier lives.
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The report overall will give companies looking to implement a real drive to put some real investment behind Big Data service initiatives whilst also giving practitioners the confidence to expand. We are told that one of the main reasons that startups fail is due to aggressive expansion too quickly, creating unsustainable business models with no genuine numbers behind future business. This report will hopefully give these companies the confidence to go ahead and expand to fill what will be a shortfall in the market within the next decade.
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IBM Big Data platform combined traditional data warehouse technologies with new Big Data techniques, such as Hadoop, stream computing, data exploration, analytics and enterprise integration, to create an integrated solution to address these critical needs.
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