Category Archives: Big Data

HR Technology Gets a Facelift with Cloud Offerings and Big Data Services

Last week, I had the opportunity to attend the 16th Annual HR Technology Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada.  Apparently,  HR Technology is hot –with over 8,000 participants attending and a sea of large vendor heavyweights jumping front and center into … Continue reading

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Oracle — Cloud Strategy: Humorous Comments Shielding Enterprise Strategy

Oracle does provide entertaining commentary re: the Cloud, somewhat harmless, unless taken too seriously. Back in 2008, Oracle seemed to be a bit antagonistic to the Cloud or at least other providers offerings in the Cloud.  At Oracle OpenWorld 2008, Larry Ellison … Continue reading

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Big Data and the Information Market Place

WalMart uses Big Data  to help determine what you may buy, as outlined in recent Gigaom report.  The big question is from where does this data come? One option is to grow your own data — with the decreasing costs … Continue reading

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The Emergence of Big Data

There has been quite a bit of discussion lately around inclusion of Big Data — inclusion of more and more data into analysis driving business decision making to improve business productivity.  For example, a McKinsey & Company study concluded that creative and … Continue reading

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