An anonymous reader quotes a report from Engadget: High-fidelity music streaming service Tidal is under criminal investigation in Norway for allegedly inflating album streams for Beyonce's Lemonade and Kanye West's The Life of Pablo. The alleged faking of streaming numbers was exposed last year by Norwegian newspaper Dagens Naeringsliv (DN), which said it had obtained a hard drive with the tampered data.
As organizations continued to see data volumes explode and an increasing number of employees need access to critical information, data cataloging considerations shifted from being a department level concern to an enterprise critical issue.
Big data is playing a very important role in content creation. A number of publishers are investing in data-driven strategies to:
Better analyze customer behavior
Scale content production
Ensure content meets their quality guidelines
A few years ago, many experts questioned whether big data was even worth the investment for online publishers. However, more recent studies have shown that is invaluable for boosting revenue.
Moving Big Data to the cloud helps you scale limitlessly and offer analytic capabilities to your users on an anytime, anywhere basis. You can quickly increase capacity to deal with the exploding scope and volume of data. Not only that, cloud computing helps you offload costly infrastructure and data management overheads so that you can focus on your core business. And that’s the reason why many organizations have started migrating their Big Data workloads to the Cloud.
IT spending is expected to rise for many organizations this year—including investments related to data management technologies—according to industry research.
We have addressed a number of ways big data is changing industries across the economy. We have focused more heavily on some factors than others, but there are some universal changes that big data has created. Big data visualization is a more effective way to utilize this data for optimal performance.
What is the Role of Big Data Visualization in Decision-Making?
Maintaining a competitive edge is vital for any business enterprise to survive in this ever increasingly competitive business environment.
Big data has changed the nature of business in ways marketers of the 1980s would never have understood. Big data is especially important online.
How is Big Data Helpful in Marketing?
What and the 10 most useful strategies for using big data to market your business online? That’s a question every businessperson ought to ask himself or herself. If you do your marketing right, then you will greatly boost your forex business.
Cloudera and Hortonworks, two of the biggest players in the Hadoop big data space, today announced that they have finalized their all-stock merger. The new company will use the Cloudera brand and will continue to trade under the CLDR symbol on the New York Stock Exchange.
“Today, we start an exciting new chapter for Cloudera as we become the leading enterprise data cloud provider,” said Tom Reilly, chief executive officer of Cloudera, in today’s announcement.
Stream processing is one of the core enabling technologies that is driving this new wave of real-time data across organizations of all industries.
There’s been plenty of fanfare surrounding Uber and Lyft’s initial public offerings — slated for early 2019 — since the two companies filed confidential IPO paperwork with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in early December. On top of that, public and private investors have had plenty to say about Slack and Pinterest’s rumored 2019 IPOs but those aren’t the only “unicorn” exits we should expect to witness in the year ahead.