“How Blockchain Allows A Data-Driven Approach To Investing In Startups”

““An expanding landscape of startups leads to a more complicated and time-intensive analysis by investors. Using data-driven approaches investors can pull precise details and identify aspects of blossoming ideas and companies”.”   Startups are provided with new frameworks for managing networking, documentation and resources. Innovative industries will begin to coalesce into integrated systems, creating a…

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“Facebook and Data Mining: Is Anything Private?”

““Facebook’s reach and potential misuse of personal data is now creating a real threat to our fundamental ideas of individual freedom and liberty”.”   FB is enabling the subversion of our highly personal social networks for profit and undue political influence. Tracks where we are and what transactions we conduct. After gathering all this free…

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“ETSI MEC Creates Its First Working Group”

““MEC will enable operators and vendors to provide cloud computing as well as an IT service environment at the edge of the network, which is characterized by low latency and high bandwidth”.”   The ETSI Multi-Access Edge Computing (MEC) group created its first working group –Decode– to focus on the implementation and deployment of MEC-based systems, using…

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“Business Value of Big Data Analytics: A Systems-Theoretic Approach and Empirical Test. Information & Management.”

““Although Big Data Analytics (BDA) are considered as a key driver of marketing and innovation processes, whether and how BDA create business value is not understandable and empirically validated at a large scale””   This research, using as an example social media analytics, theoretically explains and empirically tests the market performance impact of BDA. Based…

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“5 Ways an Enterprise Data Layer Drives Innovation”

““An enterprise data layer can provide the speed, reliability, scalability and agility needed to thrive in today’s complex business landscape..””   There are five major ways an enterprise data layer drives innovation: 1) Increasing productivity: a modern enterprise data layer offers you data autonomy and complete control of your data, wherever it resides. 2) Ensuring…

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“What’s the Difference between Data Science, Data Analysis, Big Data, Data Mining and Machine Learning?”

““As data is growing fast, new terms appear. Data Science (DS), Data Analytics, Data Analysis, Big Data (BD), Data Mining (DM) and Machine Learning (ML) – all these notions form a unique system but differ from each other”.”   This system and the relations within it might be schematically presented by the onion diagram. DM…

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“Explainer: What is a Quantum Computer?”

““A quantum computer harnesses some of the almost-mystical phenomena of quantum mechanics to deliver huge leaps forward in processing power”.”   Quantum machines promise to outstrip even the most capable of today’s and tomorrow’s supercomputers. They won’t wipe out conventional computers. The secret to a quantum computer’s power lies in its ability to generate and…

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“Top Five Business Analytics Intelligence Trends for 2019”

““AI promises to enhance human understanding by automating decision-making. But, as organisations rely on AI and machine learning for data-driven decision-making, we’re seeing a rise in human hesitation about the trustworthiness of model-driven recommendations”.”   Top trends in business Analytics Intelligence: 1) After the hype, the rise of explainable AI: There is lack of machine…

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“Nexign Expert: Deploying Data from IoT Devices to Pursue Growth”

““Digital life and data generated by urban and industrial environment, along with proper technologies, help to improve the efficiency of knowledge extraction and speed and accuracy of decision-making. IoT holds great promise for both enterprises and end-users”.”   Loukas Tzitzis, Chief Products and Marketing Officer, Nexign, explains how enterprises can deploy data from Internet of…

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“Leveraging Internet of Things and Big Data Analytics Initiatives in European and American Firms: Is Data Quality a Way to Extract Business Value?”

““Data quality can impact the BDA and IoT capabilities to support key business processes in European and American firms””   Big Data Analytics (BDA) and the Internet of Things (IoT) tools are crucial investments for firms to distinguish themselves from competitors. Based on a strategic management perspective, IoT and BDA competencies lead to important value…

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