Mining for Insights: What Can Social Media Teach You?
Since the dawn of the internet age, nothing has shifted the course of user activity more than social networks. Early websites like MySpace blazed a trail for the wildly successful Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram, just to name a few. Now, there are spaces for people to share their thoughts, musings, photos, videos and a […]
Understanding Analytics Part 2: Top External Sources of Big Data
Big data analysis is one of the most powerful strategies today’s corporations have in their repertoire. Gathering and analyzing relevant information to better understand trends and glean other insights can offer a nearly endless number of benefits for companies as they look to offer better customer services and enhance their own internal processes. Before that […]
Understanding Analytics Part 1: Top Internal Sources of Big Data
There’s no arguing the power of big data in today’s corporate landscape. Businesses are analyzing a seemingly endless array of data sources in order to glean insights into just about every activity – both inside their business, as well as those that are customer-facing. Right now, it seems that enterprises cannot get their hands on enough […]
Improving Patient Care with Big Data
Health care is something that touches everyone’s lives, from the moment they are born. Currently, there are nearly 6,000 hospitals in the United States, as well as almost 900,000 professionally active physicians, according to statistics gathered by Becker’s Hospital Review. This represents a lot of possibilities for patients to get the care they need. And as […]