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Why ODAG? Is Qlik Sense’s big data implementation right for a data source like Kognitio?

Why ODAG? You’ve probably heard of Qlik Sense’s ODAG (On Demand App Generation) but do you know why you should use it? Or what value it can bring, not only to BI users but data scientists too? No? Then read on. If you are already familiar with the basics then jump to the fourth section…

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JPMorgan Chase turns to big data for economy monitoring

Back in 2015, Wall Street bank JPMorgan Chase unveiled a new think tank, JPMorgan Chase Institute, dedicated to delivering data-rich insights for the public good. Their first report used proprietary data to provide deep insights into how the income and spending habits of people in the US fluctuate on a yearly and monthly basis. The…

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How is data analytics changing our world? Our favorite TED talks.

There is an immeasurable amount of data being generated by businesses and consumers every single day. Choosing to harness this data to enhance business processes is no secret, but eventually, every aspect of our lives will be affected by data. According to Forbes, 53% of companies are searching for and adopting big data analytics, so…

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How Tesco is diving into the data lake

An effective big data analytics solution is now an essential requirement for any large business that wishes to be successful in today’s competitive environment, regardless of what sector they are in. However, one part of the economy that particularly benefits from big data analytics is retail. These firms have a longstanding tradition of gathering and…

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