Tag Archives: Big data

EMBRACING the Digital Economy with the arms of BCS + CMA + ICT

This event followed the one of its kind last year which I thoroughly enjoyed. It covered the kinds of themes I’m interested in and thus was an excellent way of taking ‘the pulse of our interesting times’, e.g. asking for … Continue reading

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GENERIC NUMERICAL METADATA for Meta Views of Big Business and Very Big Science Data

Mashing up the best of the best seems to be the challenge of our time. Yesterday I met Charles Brewer who is remarkably likeminded in terms of ‘where we are at’ and ‘where we need to go’, as humanity evolves … Continue reading

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WOMEN in DATA @ the ODI: Big Brother is still watching but…

Women in Data is one of the many Meetup groups I joined. Their first event took place at the Open Data Institute with two magnificent presentations: Jeni Tennison, the Technical Director of the Open Data Institute showed us how the … Continue reading

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85% of 569 business executives and IT leaders report obstacles in managing and analysing data

This is one of the results that Global Survey: The Business Impact of Big Data produced. It’s not surprising. In the survey’s definition, “Big Data” comprises – in descending order of sources: email Word documents spreadsheets customer databases presentations online … Continue reading

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Data Centre Technologies Academy: a Glimpse into the Future

I could report about every event I’m attending. But who would be interested? Who cares about how I try to sell my IP? I was excluded from the London Technology Network (LNTN) because one could not possibly be interested in … Continue reading

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