What if you, Mr. or Ms. Insurance Agent, could predict the future so you could keep your best customers? And what if you, Big Insurance Carrier, could work with your agents to more accurately price risks? Well, you can. All you both have to do is focus on sharing data and… Read More →
Almost one-third of all business intelligence projects fail to “meet the objectives of the business,” according to Gartner Research Inc. Andy Hayler echoes that sentiment by noting that high failure rates are also associated with data management projects in general. He contends that nearly every one of these failures can be… Read More →
“Big data” is a popular term these days – it seems to pop up everywhere. But do people mean the same thing when they say those words? In The Big Data Management Challenge, a recent report from Information Week, Michael Biddick provides a very useful description of what constitutes big… Read More →
Many companies have been struggling for years to stay afloat amidst the deluge of data created by internal systems. But now, big data or extreme data is pouring into organizations in higher volumes, faster, from a wider variety of data sources, and in more formats than ever before.