2013 Internet Trends report by Mary Meeker, KPCB.
Extensive and insightful slide deck on the state of the Web, from Mary Meeker & Liang Wu, KPCB (Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers), presented at D11 Conference, AllThingsD.
Overview of 6 announcements from O’Reilly’s Strata Conference, by Doug Henschen, InformationWeek
EMC brings SQL analysis to Hadoop — Intel throws its weight behind Hadoop — Revolution brings predictive analytics to big data — Cloudera makes Hadoop safer — Hortonworks and Microsoft deliver as promised — MapR and Google rev their engines.
Free e-book on Data Science with R. A new book by Jeffrey Stanton from Syracuse Iniversity School of Information Studies, An Introduction to Data Science, is now available for free download. The book, developed for Syracuse’s Certificate for Data Science, is available under a Creative Commons License as a PDF (20Mb).
Strata 2013, Feb 26 – 28, Santa Clara, CA. Strata is more than a conference. It’s the essential training and information source for data science and big data—with industry news, reports, in-person and online events, and much more.
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.
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.
IC3K 2012 – International Joint Conference on Knowledge Discovery, Knowledge Engineering and Knowledge Management.
KDIR – Knowledge Discovery and Information Retrieval. KEOD – Knowledge Engineering and Ontology Development. KMIS – Knowledge Management and Information Sharing.
Barcelona, Spain, October 4-7, 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 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 | 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.