IT Management > Big data

Who owns big data in your business?

29 September, 2014 by Angus Dorney, Director and General Manager, Rackspace ANZ

Big data can deliver benefits across all departments in your business, but it is vital to ensure that you know who is leading the big data push, and that they have a suitable strategy in place.

Data Warehouse Optimization with Hadoop

08 August, 2014

Traditional data warehouse environments are being overwhelmed by the soaring volumes and wide variety of data pouring in from cloud, mobile, social media, machine, sensor, and other sources.

Cloud Integration for Hybrid IT

08 August, 2014

Access this white paper to learn about a Cloud Integration Reference Architecture based on Lean Management principles.

Research Insights Explain Success of Data-Fuelled Enterprises

08 August, 2014 by Informatica

Learn how high-growth, data-fuelled enterprises overcome the IT exec-staff disconnect that may be preventing your business from getting the most out of your data.

Getting started with big data

29 July, 2014 by Andrew Collins

Organisations delving into big data often run into two difficulties: not knowing where to start, and not knowing how to justify a big data investment.

Apple's pitch for the Internet of Things

11 June, 2014 by James Mack, KORE Wireless

Apple's announcement of HomeKit and HealthKit that will make the Internet of Things (IoT) much more prevalent in consumer culture.

Deakin Uni, SAS set up data visualisation lab

11 March, 2014 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Deakin University and SAS have set up a joint research laboratory to develop new ways of visualising big data, such as being able to move through the data in a virtual 3D environment.

IBM, Theiss use big data to predict mining gear failure

24 February, 2014 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

IBM Research and contract miner Theiss have announced a collaboration aimed at developing big data tools to improve the efficiency of mining equipment maintenance.

Big data getting faster, smarter, stronger

19 February, 2014 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Three emerging big data trends promise to improve the business case for Australian enterprises' adoption of the technology, according to Deloitte.

CSIRO using big data to study superannuation

10 February, 2014 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Researchers from the CSIRO, Monash University and other institutions will use big data and economic modelling to study how well the Australian superannuation system is working.

Arciteca developing clinical data management system

04 February, 2014 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Arciteca and the CRC for Mental Health have joined forces to develop a system aimed at allowing medical researchers to more easily manage and share clinical data.

Big data: real-world benefits and ethical implications

10 January, 2014 by Andrew Collins

Four experts converge to discuss the true meaning of big data, the real-world insights it can provide and the ethical implications surrounding big data analytics.

Drilling for data

19 December, 2013 by Rob Sobers*

The big question about big data remains: is this going to be another oil rush with a few winners and many losers, or will it enrich us all?

Three big problems with big data projects

21 November, 2013 by Andrew Collins

While a perfectly executed big data project can indeed reveal useful or surprising insights, there are some large stumbling blocks that can hamper the progress of big data projects.

The human flaws influencing big data

13 November, 2013 by Elizabeth Rudd, Director, FutureNous

Will big data - the collecting of vast amounts of data about nearly everything - finally help us predict the future? Humanity's cognitive biases may prevent big data from making accurate predictions, Elizabeth Rudd writes.

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