Ebola Outbreak A Test For Data Mining, Analytics - InformationWeek

InformationWeek is part of the Informa Tech Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them.Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

IoT
IoT
Healthcare // Analytics
News
10/16/2014
09:06 AM
Connect Directly
Twitter
LinkedIn
RSS
E-Mail

Ebola Outbreak A Test For Data Mining, Analytics

Combining real-time and official data can offer new insights on disease progression, but reliability questions remain.

The Ebola virus. (Image: CDC)
The Ebola virus.
(Image: CDC)

Comment  | 
Print  | 
Comments
Newest First  |  Oldest First  |  Threaded View
pfretty
50%
50%
pfretty,
User Rank: Ninja
10/27/2014 | 7:45:03 PM
Re: Interesting case study of a real-world crisis
Talk about an opportunity to increase awareness of data potential. While no one wants to see it come on the backs of sickness, it could prove useful in further developing and garnering investments in enhanced capabilities. 

Peter Fretty
jagibbons
50%
50%
jagibbons,
User Rank: Ninja
10/17/2014 | 7:05:14 AM
Interesting case study of a real-world crisis
This growing crisis does provide a great proving ground to see how big data and traditional data mining technologies and techniques can work together to provide a fast and reliable model of what is happening.
Slideshows
7 Technologies You Need to Know for Artificial Intelligence
Jessica Davis, Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps,  7/1/2019
Commentary
A Practical Guide to DevOps: It's Not that Scary
Cathleen Gagne, Managing Editor, InformationWeek,  7/5/2019
News
Data Science Salary Survey Reveals Market Shift
Jessica Davis, Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps,  6/27/2019
White Papers
Register for InformationWeek Newsletters
Video
Current Issue
A New World of IT Management in 2019
This IT Trend Report highlights how several years of developments in technology and business strategies have led to a subsequent wave of changes in the role of an IT organization, how CIOs and other IT leaders approach management, in addition to the jobs of many IT professionals up and down the org chart.
Slideshows
Flash Poll