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The Rise and Growing Importance of the Chief Data Officer

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    6 MINUTE READ   The data explosion has led to a significant increase of investment in big data projects. Many companies are looking at the data they are…

17 Best Slack Communities For Tech Professionals

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3 MINUTE READ The Best Slack Communities for Tech Professionals What are the best Slack communities for tech professionals? With so many out there, it's hard to decide which ones…

The Hadoop Ecosystem: A Crash Course

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  6 MINUTE READ   Hadoop has revolutionised both data processing and data warehousing, but its explosive growth has generated a lot of uncertainty, hype, and confusion.   This article…

Applying AI in Insurance

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  5 MINUTE READ          According to Wikipedia the term ‘artificial intelligence’ refers to a “machine that mimics cognitive functions that humans associate with other human minds”.…

Life-saving technology: Big data in healthcare

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  5 MINUTE READ   The application of big data in healthcare is revolutionising medicine.    For years, doctors and researchers had to painstakingly sift through mountains of patient information…

Big Data for Humans: Why Data Visualisation is Important

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  8 MINUTE READ   The phrase “Big Data is the future” is now used so often that it has become a cliché within the tech world. However, this oft-repeated…

Q&A: Data & Analytics with Omar Khan

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The world of data is constantly changing - What tips do you have to keep up to date and not get left behind?  Data is at the epicentre to decision…

How to Build a Business Intelligence Center of Excellence: Advice from 3 BI Thought Leaders

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  One of the major BI trends for 2017 that we’re seeing is an increasing number of organisations that are establishing a BI and analytic center of excellence (BI CoE).…

Is Analytics Ever Enough?

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Data analytics has come a long way from the days of a small team of statisticians poring over spreadsheets, graphs and pie charts in the backroom offices of giant corporations.…

The Importance of Data Governance

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    What is data governance?   Data governance has gained prominence over the past few years as a key aspect of doing business across various sectors. It refers to…