Big Data Index

3 Rules for Being an AI-First Company
By Guest Author | Big Data Article Published on October 19, 2017
Artificial intelligence and machine learning projects fail frequently, but these tips can help enterprises avoid some of the most common mistakes.
AI Already Having an Impact in the Workplace
By Pedro Hernandez | Big Data Article Published on October 16, 2017
Enterprises are not only warming to AI, some are already experiencing the transformational effects of the technology.
35 Artificial Intelligence Courses
By Cynthia Harvey | Big Data Article Published on October 12, 2017
These artificial intelligence courses can help you expand your understanding of machine learning, deep learning, neural networks and related AI topics. Both free and paid AI courses.
15 Top Data Analytics Tools
By Andy Patrizio | Big Data Article Published on October 12, 2017
These leading data analytics tools helps businesses mine valuable competitive insight from their warehouse of data.
Solving the Big Problem of Dirty Data
By Guest Author | Big Data Article Published on October 11, 2017
These tips can help you clean your big data in-house so that you can identify valuable actionable insights.  
We Need To Stop Talking About Big Data and Analytics
By Guest Author | Big Data Article Published on October 05, 2017
Instead of discussing big data and analytics, organizations should focus on strategic questions, like what leaders need to know.
How to Select a Big Data Application
By Cynthia Harvey | Big Data Article Published on October 03, 2017
Choosing big data software is a complicated process that requires a careful evaluation of your goals and the solutions available from vendors.
Most IT Pros Say AI Will Pay Off Within Two Years
By Pedro Hernandez | Big Data Article Published on October 03, 2017
A majority of IT decision makers expect to see their AI investments contribute to the bottom line soon, according to a new study from Cylance.
AI and Smartphones: The Ultimate Union
By Andy Patrizio | Big Data Article Published on September 28, 2017
The smartphone, despite its constraints, will rise to a new level with artificial intelligence, yet it won’t happen overnight.
SAP Reduces Big Data's Time to Value
By Pedro Hernandez | Big Data Article Published on September 26, 2017
With SAP Data Hub, the German business software maker wants to help businesses spend less time wrestling with Big Data and more time capitalizing on it.
Retailers and Banks are Driving Demand for Artificial Intelligence Systems
By Pedro Hernandez | Big Data Article Published on September 25, 2017
Each industry will spend over $1.7 billion in 2017 to deliver smarter products and services, says IDC in its latest forecast.
Open Source Artificial Intelligence: 50 Top Projects
By Cynthia Harvey | Big Data Article Published on September 12, 2017
These open source AI projects focus on machine learning, deep learning, neural network and other applications that are pushing the boundaries of what's possible in AI.
AI Market Favors Consumer Applications
By Pedro Hernandez | Big Data Article Published on September 05, 2017
Consumer-facing Internet giants are driving demand for artificial intelligence solutions, according to market research firm Tractica.
AI Evolves into a Business Technology 'Megatrend'
By Pedro Hernandez | Big Data Article Published on August 17, 2017
Gartner names artificial intelligence one of the most disruptive technology trends to affect businesses over the next several years.
Structured vs. Unstructured Data
By Christine Taylor | Big Data Article Published on August 03, 2017
Structured data is far easier for Big Data programs to digest, while the myriad formats of unstructured data creates a greater challenge. Yet both types of data play a key role in effective data analysis. 
Big Data Technologies
By Cynthia Harvey | Big Data Article Published on August 02, 2017
Many enterprises are investing in these big data technologies in order to derive valuable business insights from their stores of structured and unstructured data.
How to Hire a Data Scientist
By Dan Muse | Big Data Article Published on August 01, 2017
Hiring data scientists is an urgent priority as Big Data plays a growing role. Here's guidance on identifying skill sets and deciding on salary offers.
Big Data in Finance
By Andy Patrizio | Big Data Article Published on July 28, 2017
Big Data and data analytics are enabling the financial services industry to monitor results – and possibly predict them. 
Big Data Analytics
By Cynthia Harvey | Big Data Article Published on July 27, 2017
Big data analytics enables companies to increase revenues, decrease costs and become more competitive within their industries. Many firms are investing heavily in Big Data analytics.
Big Data and Healthcare
By Andy Patrizio | Big Data Article Published on July 26, 2017
Big Data is impacting healthcare for both providers and patients by providing deep statistical insights.