Manifest Survey Highlights Benefits Of Big Data For Financial Apps

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Big data has played a crucial role in the financial industry. There are also lots of benefits of big data for financial apps. Manifest is one of the organizations that has used big data for adding more value to its customers. This is supported by a recent survey they conducted. Big data is used for a […]

How to Build the Organisation of Tomorrow?

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A question that I get asked a lot is how should organisations navigate today’s digital transformation? An interesting question that encompasses different layers. It depends on who asks the question, the company involved, the industry the company is in, the size of the company, etc. Since the arrival of information technologies, digital transformation has been […]

3 Crucial Data Transit Security Protocols Every Organization Must Follow

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Big data has been a game changer in recent years. Experts around the country predict that the market will grow faster than anybody could have predicted back in 2013. While there are a lot of benefits, there are also some challenges that must be addressed. Data security is one of the biggest problems that data […]

Will Finance Finally Come Around To Blockchain In 2019?

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The finance industry shouldn’t just be excited about blockchain, it should be fervently employing this technology each day. After all, any industry that relies on the integrity of big data must be ecstatic about a technology that, by virtue of structure, ensures data integrity. Trust is hard to come by in finance. Blockchain eliminates the […]

The How and Why of ID Unification

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Identifier (ID) Unification is one of the key data fusion problems to be solved when integrating data from multiple data sources. In the context of enterprises, building a 360 degree view of your customers is a key need. Data from internal sources (first party), external data brokers (third party), various kinds of partners (second party) […]

How Big Data is Improving Demand Forecasting Among SMBs

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Small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) are always falling victim to market pressures, but big data processing is transforming the way these companies deal with these pressures. Predicting demand is never easy, especially when it’s done in the traditional manner. However, a few recent breakthroughs in the field of statistics are helping to dramatically alter the […]

Writing a faster Jsonnet compiler

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Databricks uses the Jsonnet configuration language for managing the configuration of its various services. We recently implemented our own Sjsonnet compiler for the language, in order to avoid Jsonnet’s performance pitfalls and greatly speed up development workflows at Databricks. What is Jsonnet? We have previously written up why we use Jsonnet here, but in short: […]