US Presidential Elections 2016 big data a boon or a bane to voters?

As the date to US Presidential Elections 2016 is fast approaching, US Elections 2016 leading candidates from both parties are getting busy in sieving data of potential voters who could cast their vote in favor of them. FYI, the big data related to voters is available to political parties in such detailed format that you … More US Presidential Elections 2016 big data a boon or a bane to voters?

BIG Data predictions on Euro Football 2016 turning true!

Big Data predictions on UEFA Euro Football 2016 are turning true as Microsoft and Baidu are predicting that France will be the winner of this tournament because of home advantage. However, big data analysts from Bayern Munich who partnered with SAP are predicting that Germany(43%) and Portugal(67%) still stand as favorites In past few years, … More BIG Data predictions on Euro Football 2016 turning true!

Why do businesses need better business intelligence strategies

Business Intelligence is nothing but to take data and generate business or business benefits out of it. Means, taking data and turning it into a knowledgeable stream to serve people at the right time and at right place in the right format, so they can make better decisions to drive business benefits. Previously, such insights … More Why do businesses need better business intelligence strategies

What does analytics teach IT managers?

All those businesses which are data intensive are well aware of the fact that analytics offers companies new business opportunities to venture into when properly leveraged. In recent times, companies are learning through various resources that databases have grown large enough to hold virtually every piece of data that the company collects and computing has … More What does analytics teach IT managers?

Microsoft uses data analytics to detect early stages of pancreatic cancer

Microsoft is all set to use data analytics on its user’s online activity to detect early stages of cancer. Revealing this innovation through a white paper, the researchers demonstrated that by analyzing web query logs they were able to identify internet users who had pancreatic cancer even before they’d been diagnosed. It’s already a fact … More Microsoft uses data analytics to detect early stages of pancreatic cancer