Before Starting, Consider 5 Reasons Your Big Data Project Will Fail

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Whether companies are finding revolutionary ways to use data for personalized recommendations, like Netflix, or getting in trouble for illegally targeting users, like Facebook, big data is an integral element in optimizing efficiency. However, if your company is ready to give their customers a better user experience while shopping for the best homeowners insurance, or if […]

The Top 5 Game Changing Uses For The Internet of Things

Posted Leave a commentPosted in connected cars, healthcare industry, Internet of Things, Internet of things adoption, IoT, preventive maintenance, smart meters, SmartData Collective Exclusive, supply chain management

Not long ago, people were scratching their heads and asking, “What is the internet of things and why should I care?” They’re still scratching their heads, but it’s not for lack of proliferation. The IoT is all over the place, and there are all kinds of uses for the internet of things. There are about […]

Is Predictive Analytics Solving Challenges In Content Creation?

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Big data has played a fundamental role in the evolution of content marketing. The Editorial Staff at states that big data has helped by: Providing deeper insights into customer mindsets by tapping data from social networks, shopping activities and other third-party data resources Analyzing the best times to distribute content for ROI Tracking various […]

Google Uses Machine Learning To Combat Low Quality Link Spam

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Google is one of the companies that has made a name for itself by using big data. The company was founded on the PageRank algorithm, which collected data on all of the links that websites had received across the Internet and incorporated that into its ranking algorithm. Although the algorithm was a huge improvement over […]

Interpersonal Skills In The Age Of AI Are More Vital Than Ever

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We have published many posts here at Smart Data Collective over the past decade. Many of our posts are meant to highlight the extraordinary impact that big data is having on our world. However, some of my posts need to help people become more realistic understanding of the big data landscape. This is especially true […]

5 Tools That Use Big Data For Social Media Optimization

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Big data is changing the nature of digital marketing in ways we never envisioned 20 years ago. This is most evident with SEO, but is also true with social media, and using big data for social media. A number of social media optimization tools use big data to help marketers expand their reach. How Big […]

Here’s How Big Data Websites Can Benefit From VPS

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Money is in the data. This statement is truer today than ever before – and the majority of enterprise executives agree that companies that do not embrace big data, will soon lose their competitive position. The amount of information we can learn about our website visitors is astounding and companies and website owners are on […]

Advances In Data Lakes Are Driving The Evolution Of Big Data

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Big data has evolved, due to changes in data storage technology. New data centers, cloud servers, and other types of data storage technology are changing the field in spectacular ways. This is clear to anybody that monitors the Cloudwick system or watches for advances in data lakes. Cloudwick is one of the many solutions that […]

Big Data Is The Driving Force Behind New Colocation Services

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Big data is playing a very important role in the future of cloud services. It ensures scalability, while also making it easier for providers to deliver superior services. The emergence of colocation services is a perfect example. How is Big Data Connected with Colocation Services? Mission Critical Magazine recently penned a great article on the […]

How Is Big Data Going To Change Epidemiology And Disease Research?

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In the late 1990s, I first started learning about the field of computer science. It seemed like there was a striking contrast between computer science and the field of health services. I certainly didn’t think that the field of big data would be as intersectional with health sciences as it is today. I am starting […]