IBM – Analytics: The real-world use of big data

IBM – Analytics: The real-world use of big data. Nice report from IBM in cooperation with Oxford University on how innovative enterprises extract value from uncertain data. Introduces 4th dimension of big data : next to Volume (data at scale), Variety (data types and sources) and Velocity (data in motion), also Veracity (data uncertainty) is introduced. Surveys big data efforts, business drivers, infrastructure, sources and adoption stages.

Market Maker 1:1: Beyond #BigData, The Shift To Decision Management w/ James Taylor @jamet123 – Forbes

Market Maker 1:1: Beyond #BigData, The Shift To Decision Management w/ James Taylor @jamet123 – Forbes.
Interview with James Taylor, CEO of Decision Management Systems. Combining analytics and big data to improve decision making.  References to excellent book “Decision Management Systems”.   On the site of Decision Management Solutions one can  also download the excellent report Decision Management Systems Platform Technologies Report 2012.

ICDM 2012 | Brussels, Dec 10-13, 2012

ICDM 2012 | IEEE International Conference on Data Mining.

The IEEE International Conference on Data Mining series (ICDM) has established itself as the world’s premier research conference in data mining. It provides an international forum for presentation of original research results, as well as exchange and dissemination of innovative, practical development experiences. The conference covers all aspects of data mining, including algorithms, software and systems, and applications.

Brussels, Belgium, December 10-13, 2012.

BT launched Assure Analytics | SecurityWeek.Com

BT Addresses Big Data and Security Challenges With New Visualization Service | SecurityWeek.Com
BT launched Assure Analytics – a ground-breaking new security data analysis service which helps organisations collect, arrange and evaluate big data sets, presenting them in visually insightful ways which can improve decision-making. It enables businesses to make informed, split-second decisions and develop effective long-term policies to govern their use of resources and response to potential risks and security threats across their infrastructure and operations.

Big data: The next frontier for innovation, competition, and productivity | McKinsey Global Institute

Big data: The next frontier for innovation, competition, and productivity | McKinsey Global Institute | Technology & Innovation | McKinsey & Company.

Download the full report on “big data” from McKinsey Global Institute, May 2011, by James Manyika, Michael Chui, Brad Brown, Jacques Bughin, Richard Dobbs, Charles Roxburgh, Angela Hung Byers.