What's Your Big Data Worth?
Big data experts say accounting rules need to catch up to the fact that information has value that should be reflected on a company's books.
Data Scientist Shortage: Split Role In Half
Splitting the role of data scientist into two jobs -- data manager and data analyst -- is one way to solve the expected shortage of information gurus, says one technology strategist.
Rick Smolan Puts Human Face On Big Data
Photographer best known for his "Day in the Life" coffee table books says data -- and what we do with it -- will have a profound impact on the global community.
Silicon Valley Needs To Get Out More
The next great technology problems to solve are out there in rail yards, power plants and farm fields. If Silicon Valley is going to drive this "Internet of things," it needs to build closer ties with companies in established industries.
Big Data Debate: End Near For ETL?
Extract, transform and load processes are the backbone of data warehousing, but with Hadoop on the rise, some see a new way to transform data. Two experts share opposing views.
6 Steps To Manage Big Data
Flummoxed by a growing variety of unstructured information? Try these tips to corral your big data bonanza.