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Work needed to maintain London’s reign as Europe’s data capital

In the wake of data scandals, UK CEOs take greater ownership of data and leaders look to the UK Government to regulate tech giants LONDON, UK – 13 November 2018 – Big Data London (BDL), the UK’s largest exhibition and conference for data leaders, today revealed findings from its UK...

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Women in Big Data Breakfast at Big Data LDN

Don’t miss the Women in Big Data Breakfast at Big Data LDN on 13th November Register here! What will be taking place? An introduction to the Women in Big Data Program, sharing ideas on how to address the diversity gap in Big Data (including ML, AI, etc..)  Hear the accomplishments...

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Is Your Storage Ready for 44 Zettabytes of Big Data?

Alex McMullan, CTO, International, Pure Storage. By 2020, every human will generate 1.7MB of data per second. In addition, big data will soon surpass the 44 zettabyte mark. This is staggering when you consider that only 0.5% of data is actually analysed and used. Yet every organization, from automotive to finance...

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What is Robotic Process Automation?

Margaret’s father suffered a massive stroke on the Christmas Eve and had to undergo an Angioplasty. She had to withdraw money for the surgery but was unable to recollect the card pin. A decade ago, one has to be vigilant about the bank working hours, wait for days, and follow...

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Big data’s impact on virtual reality businesses

Virtual reality is a technology with boundless opportunities. These can be seen when it is paired with other tech to create new opportunities. When paired with gaming for example, VR has enabled the user to enter the virtual world of the game, such as in online casinos where the user...

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Data Independence Day – Make data great again

The fourth of July saw millions of Americans celebrating independence. Independence from the laws and regulations of Europe, the most recent being the EU General Data Protection Regulation, known as GDPR. Most agree the GDPR is a great step in the right direction for Europe. While many imagine the EU...

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The Data World Cup – Who will take it home?

The 2018 Fifa World Cup has kicked off in Russia, with the home team facing Saudi Arabia. Highly skilled players are coming to represent countries from around the globe, and every country has the chance to go home with the trophy. However, when it comes to the technology and data...

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Understanding the Big Data DevOps Shortage

Big data skills shortages continue to grab headlines, as they have for years. A look beneath those headlines reveals important context. Things have changed significantly in the age of the cloud. Commercial platforms like Cloudera and Hortonworks have evolved and there are a variety of -aaSes in the cloud: PaaS...

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4IR Report: Who’s Leading the Revolution?

Data is often left to the IT department to deal with. However, the insights made available by data analytics affect the entire organisation and therefore should be a boardroom issue. To see how IT can get itself into trouble, look no further than IT security. When there is a massive...

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Big Data LDN – 2018 Theatres Announced

8 Content Tracks, with 3 NEW Theatres for 2018! Big Data LDN is pleased to announce the 8 content theatres that will host cutting-edge presentations, real-world use-cases and inspiring demos from 130+ speakers at Big Data LDN 2018 on 13-14 November. Learn from global data experts in the Keynote Theatre, Fast...

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