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Make Better Business Decisions by Training Employees on Big Data

Businesses have never had massive amounts of data at their disposal as they do now. It all originates from customer transactions, social media interactions, information systems, and supplier data among others. This volume is only going to grow with the advancements in technology and the increasing use of computing devices and digital platforms. If harnessed properly, this vast data, called big data, can be useful in planning and decision-making. Organizations of any type can gain value in big data and analytics and most employees believe that data is a critical asset for their businesses.


Big Data is Coming to Accounting Professionals

Big data and big data analytics have been in use in various industries over the past decade. According to forecasts, big data technology is expected to grow and services that will benefit from it are expected to increase by over 30 this year percent according to International Data Corporation. Among the industries that will gain from the advancement of big data are accounting and finance. Although the application of big data in this industry is still in its early stages, it is already showing huge potential to change the industry and the accounting profession for the better.


BIg Data is Changing the Way Organizations Fund Projects

This is a time of great potential for not-for-profit organizations to address management and competitive challenges and take advantage of opportunities afforded by new technologies and practices to effect substantial operational change. Innovation is beginning to impact the sector and will continue to do so over the course of this year and beyond — and leading organizations are harnessing its potential to their advantage.


Big Data Is Making Big Differences in The Real Estate Market

The digital universe is highly dynamic and changing quickly. After 2010, we entered a new era where social networks, mobile devices and wearable technologies entered into the equation. These are just a few sources that generate large amounts of data. By 2025 there will be hundreds of zettabytes of data. As massive amounts of data continue to be generated, big data technologies are taking shape. There are technologies, tools and data processing methods that aid in the extraction of all kinds of digital insights. The ability to collect, analyze and extract insight from big data sets has implications to all sectors of business. For example, big data can help companies protect their customers from buying items that are not up to the standard. With this in mind, what differences can big data bring to real estate market?


How to Ensure Your Data Stays Private

With the rise of big data comes an increase of concern over data privacy. It’s no surprise that apps such as Facebook and Google, monitor your search histories and offer you advertisements based on content you’ve explored on the internet. While the companies who observe your search habits want you to think it’s just a coincidence, a majority of society has smartened up, taking matters into their own hands by limiting the amount of private data that a company can obtain.


7 "Gotchas" for Data Engineers New to Google BigQuery

Everywhere you look these days, IT organizations are looking to the cloud to solve their data storage, movement, and analytics challenges…and with good reason! Cloud services from Amazon, Google, Microsoft and others have revolutionized how we think about data, from an IT and an end user perspective.


How to get training in big data

Data and big data analytics are the lifeblood for many successful businesses. Although it is often challenging to get these technologies right, building a team with the correct skills to implement big data strategy can be even harder. This is reflected in the ever-increasing demand for big data professionals, skills and certifications. If you are looking to compete competency, big data certification is the right way to go. These certifications are a measure of knowledge and skills in comparison with market requirements. It proves to the potential employers that you are up to the task and have the right skillset. Where and how to gain certifications is one of the questions that many people ask. Here are a few sources.


The current vulnerability landscape: What should you be most worried about?

Cybersecurity over the past few years has been getting more exposure as a mainstream topic in the media, mostly due to data breaches of very well know consumer related brands as they impact most of our day to day lives, such as Facebook, Target, and Equifax. 


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