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GST should not stand for Gory, Sloppy and Tricky. But how?

Pratima H BANGALORE, INDIA: GST is just around the corner and with every passing day the

Less ROI, More Lawsuits – Why Big Data goes awry?

Arvind Purushothaman While large businesses and IT organizations are convinced of the potential of Analytics within

Better Data Quality: How to Create a Business Case

Saul Judah Poor data quality destroys business value. Recent Gartner research shows that organizations estimate the

Your Data and Cloud: Drawing a Parallel

Prashanth GJ In the recent months, the industry has recognized cloud computing as a cost-effective technique

Big Data trends that will shape 2017 

Deepak Ghodke In 2016, many more organizations began storing, processing, and extracting value from data of all forms and sizes. In 2017, systems that support large volumes of both structured and unstructured data will continue to rise. The market will

How’s Big Data looking for 2017?

Arvind Purushothaman The year 2016 was an important one in the world of big data. What used to be hype became the norm as more businesses realized that data and the related infrastructure, in all forms and sizes, is critical

World Bank researchers partner Babajob for labor market analysis

The researchers from the World Bank are partnering with Babajob.com which lists jobs for informal and entry-level formal job seekers to get new insights into labor market policy making. The World Bank team is bringing in technical expertise for labor

Multi-skilling helps professionals grab the high-paying jobs in big data

Soma Tah As more and more working professionals are looking for career advancement, a dominant trend of upskilling and multi-skilling is quite prevalent in the IT industry today. Multi-skilling refers to acquiring different skill sets in a particular domain. From

Big Data beckons banks

Rajashekara V. Maiya INDIA: Nearly 90 per cent of the quantum of data generated from the beginning of civilization until 2003 was created in 2015 alone. In 2020, the same amount of data will be generated every second! Even so,

SAP launches accelerator prog for startups in IoT, Big Data & Cloud domains

BANGALORE, INDIA: SAP SE today announced the launch of SAP Startup Studio, an accelerator program that will provide mentoring, infrastructure, technology support to seven seed and early stage startup companies. The first set of companies in the accelerator program include:

Big data: Basics for effective social marketing

By : CIOL Writers

Big data is the buzz word these days but one widely misused and misunderstood. It isn’t some high-level tool used by multinational corporations as believed by many small business owners and marketers. Big data has a tremendous use for small

Fastest growing tech skills worth $110,000

By : CIOL Writers

Being a tech professional isn’t easy. In the tech industry, one day a skill is hot, the next it’s not. So, keeping up with the current trends, skills and tools become very important. Job hunting site Dice claims to help

Using Social Media to Monitor Mental Diseases?

By : CIOL Writers

Social media can bring news feed, activities and everything at your fingertip, but at the same time it records your information and habits to observe and identify those people who show signs of potential mental illness. Big data, the large

Lots of CDOs, and lots of hurdles

MUMBAI, INDIA: Gartner is predicting that 90 per cent of large companies will have a CDO role by the end of 2019. Why? The race to drive competitive advantage and improved efficiency through better use of information assets is leading

Technology enabling transformative businesses

Amit Rambhia Technology today is faced with multiple opportunities. Within India the change is brought by the change in demographics and recognition of the need of the change by the current government. With reverse brain drain ensuring that best talent

Bye Bye 2015: Document Management – The Pages Ahead

By Cássio Vaquero INDIA: Businesses today are adopting document management solutions at a rapid rate. With business evolving the demand for more accessibility to information continues to accelerate. This coming year enterprises that are best equipped to handle requests that are

Bye Bye 2015: Big Data Analytics, A look Ahead

  Anil Chawla INDIA: Indian Big Data analytics and business intelligence market is forecast byIDC to grow at a 26.4 per cent compound annual growth rate to $41.5 billion through 2018. In 2015, the development of information,mobile, social media technologies and

German IT co. WidasConcepts starts India operations

BANGALORE, INDIA: Germany based Big Data and IoT solutions provider, WidasConcepts has started India operations. Thomas Widmann, CEO – Global at WidasConcepts said, “With India growing rapidly in the Digital arena on all fronts, i.e. Web, mobile and cloud, we see

Some interesting examples of how various industries will leverage new technologies

SYDNEY: From drones to intelligent personal assistants to artificial intelligence to big data and more, newer technologies will drive interesting trends through 2016. Audrey William, Head, ICT Research, Australia & New Zealand, Frost & Sullivan, shares her insights for the

Seagate targets the government vertical with new business unit

MUMBAI, INDIA: Seagate Technology today announced the formation of Seagate Government Solutions, a new US-based business entity dedicated to helping address the growing data-management needs of government agencies. The new entity will focus on the federal government’s big data, high