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Content tagged with Big Data posted in October 2011
How Best Western Listens To Social Media
News  |  10/31/2011  | 
The hotel chain works with customer feedback specialist Medallia to blend social feedback with survey results.
HP Mines Data To Predict Consumer Behavior
News  |  10/27/2011  | 
Pilot project was right 90% of the time when social media data was combined with company data.
Intel's Vision: 2.5 Billion People Online By 2015
News  |  10/17/2011  | 
At Web 2.0 Summit 2011, Intel Data Center Group vice president and general manager Kirk Skaugen explained Intel's vision of adding a billion more people to the Internet -- many of them through embedded devices -- by the year 2015. Skaugen claims the current number of Internet users to be approximately 1.5 billion people.
3 Big Data Challenges: Expert Advice
News  |  10/17/2011  | 
The "big" part of big data doesn't tell the whole story. Let's talk volume, variety, and velocity of data--and how you can help your business make sense of all three.
Web 2.0 Summit Preview: Meet The Data Frame
News  |  10/14/2011  | 
Data acquisition and analysis have come to define the focus of Web companies and marketers, says John Battelle, Web 2.0 Summit co-chair. The conference opens Monday.
12 Top Big Data Analytics Players
Slideshows  |  10/14/2011  | 
When data grows into the tens or even hundreds of terabytes, you need a special technology to quickly make sense of it all. From Hadoop to Teradata, check out the top platform options.


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