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Let’s face it: “Big data” is the buzzword of the year. But what is it anyway? Big data deals with a large volume of structured and unstructured data. The volume is so massive that you cannot process it using traditional means. Regardless, big data is shaping the internet and influencing how we do our business. How Big Data Impacts Web Design One of the ways big data is affecting our business is through web design.…

Big data is rapidly growing in importance for businesses around the world. With so many companies generating large amounts of data, it is becoming increasingly important to be able to process that information and extract insights from it. Java has historically been one of the most popular programming languages for big data. At the same time, Python has also become a viable option with its widespread adoption by major tech giants like Google and Facebook.…

Over the past few years, technologies are continuously changing worldwide. We are living an upgrading life than we ever imagined in our wildest dreams. But there are a few great people who not only dreamed but made it come true with continuous effort and consistency. They are tomorrow’s future and eminent data science personnel who change the world in multiple ways and set a new bar for living a better life. Have you ever thought…

To paint a picture of how developers handle real-world data volume and velocity, we gathered insights from over 400 developers. The results are summarized below! In last year’s DZone Guide to Big Data Processing, we collected survey data from our advanced developer audience to gather insights on how large datasets get, how many messages get processed per second, and how many nodes developers let their data processing clusters contain. We amalgamated all of this information into…

Companies have a ton of data they could use to improve their business metrics… if they just saw the possibilities. Perhaps you can enlighten them? I was talking with Eric Mizell, Vice President Global Solution Engineer at Kinetica recently about another topic and we began discussing use cases for big data and the vast opportunities with artificial intelligence and machine learning moving forward. Kinetica has a few use cases that I thought would inspire our community to…

There exists a fundamental difference between a bank offering digital services and a bank becoming truly digital. The digital bank represents Finance 5.0 – the generation of banking that will arise in the next 5 years. Traditional banks will either need to partner with FinTech’s or take on the transformation process themselves. Key to this evolution will be the need to further develop digital capabilities as well as welcoming a fundamental mindset shift [1]. AI and Big…

It is the year 2020, and enterprises are investing heavily in privacy programs. The International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) defines information privacy as “the right to have some control over how your personal information is collected and used.” Motivated by regulatory pressure (for example, the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation and the California Consumer Privacy Act), chief privacy officers (CPOs) are leading initiatives related to data discovery, data protection, privacy enforcement and compliance reporting. Working…

The world we live in today is engulfed with data due to the proliferation and usage of various digital technologies that have become essential to our everyday life. As such, it is no surprise that data plays a pivotal role in our society and is used in virtually in all fields, from helping make simple decisions to pushing forward innovation. The complexity of data usage of today can be seen in the development of the…

Today, Caesar’s Entertainment announced that it had reached an agreement on the terms of a recommended cash acquisition of British betting house William Hill for approximately $3.7 billion. If this transaction goes through, the company will be more diversified in terms of geographical exposure and the type of gaming it offers to its customers. Interestingly, only three months ago, Eldorado Resorts bought Caesar’s for about $17,3 billion, after billionaire investor Carl Icahn joined the board and supported the company’s sale.…

According to a Nielsen report, brick-and-mortar alcohol dollar sales were up 21% in April 2020 compared to the same period a year ago. Online alcohol sales skyrocketed by 234% over the same period in 2019. However, despite the increase, global sales are decreasing due to the shutdowns in restaurants, bars, live events and travel. Next Century Spirits is a liquor technology startup with $9.6 M in funding. The company uses big data and machine learning to create and filter bespoke…