Posts Tagged ‘big data

Snowden Speaks at SXSW

by   |   March 10, 2014   |   Leave a comment

Former NSA contractor Edward Snowden, noted for leaking details of data-collection programs of the U.S. National Security Agency and agencies other countries, spoke publicly by videoconference at SXSW. Read More…

How Zillow Turned Scattered Data into a Growing Business

by   |   June 3, 2013   |   Leave a comment

Many enterprises are still struggling with how to get value out of their own data. But some companies, like online real estate marketplace Zillow, have made products  entirely out of data from outside their organization. In Zillow’s case, the entire Read More…

How Big Data Projects Can Start in the Boardroom

by   |   May 24, 2013   |   Leave a comment

Data projects have traditionally started in IT or by line-of-business managers looking to get ahead. But now that data is more often viewed as a valuable asset, C-suite executives are proposing and sponsoring big data projects more regularly, according to Read More…