Tag: data capture

Tag: data capture

Does Amazon Know What’s In Your Bank Account?
Image September 19, 2017 Ideas Colette Grail

I watched a marketing webinar last night.   It was free.  Typical of that genre, the point was to give away some information but sell you on a product or service that will give the rest of the picture.  That seems a good trade off considering their time and effort put into the creation of

Who is Betting $25 Million on the IoT? Who will be left behind?
Image February 22, 2016 Ideas Colette Grail

Marc Andreessen is betting $25million on the Internet of Things (IoT) becoming a big thing. His famous ability to forecast the evolution of emerging technology weaves a picture of sensors embedded in walls and doors and doorknobs. It makes today’s humble offerings – the likes of remote operation of your house security and appliances or

How to Change a Business Process from Two Years to Five Minutes
Image February 15, 2016 Reporting Colette Grail

Joel Selanikio explains how he uses the cloud and Big Data to solve world health issues in this 2014 Ted Talk.

World Bank Using UAVs for Disaster Risk Reduction in Tanzania
Image December 1, 2015 Big Data Facets Colette Grail

Data capture. This reblog has a fantastic video explaining the extreme detail of massive data collection. Low cost for high Return On Investment. This data set can be infused in a Data Lake to find signal in the noise such as relief for traffic and relief for flooding. The Data Lake can be tapped for

The Elephant(s) In the Room – Just How Many Are There?
Image November 6, 2015 Big Data Facets Colette Grail

Counting Elephants – Using Big Data to Solve Big Problems, it’s as easy as 1-2-3 One … two … three … four hundred … five hundred thousand …. How many elephants can you count before it’s too many (or too much)? Counting is one of the first skills learned as a child.  Before addition and subtraction, the numerical

What is unicity & why you need to know
Image August 3, 2015 Big Data Facets,Reporting Colette Grail

Unicity is the statistical term for measuring anonymity of data.

What is Data Munging?
Image February 21, 2015 Big Data Facets Colette Grail

Definition and discussion on what data munging is.

Go BIG – How to Begin using Big Data with a new Data Strategy
Image February 6, 2015 Big Data Facets Colette Grail

How to Begin with Big Data – Part 3 – Go Big. Changing the organization’s entire data strategy.

Big Data Anti-Malarial: Cell Phone Data for Greater Good
Image December 30, 2014 Examples,Reporting Colette Grail

Examples of how cell phone Big Data is being used to provide medical and disaster assistance in developing countries.

%d bloggers like this: