With continued expansion of advanced analytical techniques and practices, one aspect often overlooked is the power of data representation. Visualizations, when done correctly, can re-emphasize strong trends and provoke deeper thought on the subtler ones. We, at BRIDGEi2i, performed a simple exercise on the 4th of July trying to put the themes reflected in the inaugural addresses of US Presidents and key events in US history together. Centuries of history crunched into one visual. Let’s see if it can unearth some interesting facts.
Raise your hands if your company is busy waxing on about the buzzword – heavy coverage on data analysis. Don’t just read along, just keep your hands raised!
Not far from now, you will have hard time in figuring out whether this blog is written by an machine or a human! Machine learning, the recent buzz word in the tech industry have started closing the intelligence gap between humans and machine.
Predictive Models are the lifeline of Financial Services organization. On the business side, the ability to accurately predict default is…
‘Tis the season for advanced retail analytics and data visualization! Here’s what retailers should focus on during the holiday season to multiply profits!
Pigs eat anything! Pig leaves everywhere! Pigs are domestic!…and most importantly Pigs Fly!!! Well…at least Apache Pig can! Apache Pig can operate on data whether it has metadata or not. It can operate on data that is relational, nested, or unstructured.
Trust Google to come up with interesting stuff. With a ginormous collection of over 5 million e-books, they created the Google Ngram Viewer app. The purpose is simple – to observe the existential trend of a set of words used in literary works over a period of time. As with most Google creations, the app has great applications – especially for someone interested in Natural Language Processing and the study of evolution of topics.
As an inquisitive NLP analyst, this app really excites me. It helps me tie a few hypotheses together that we couldn’t have decisively done with smaller text corpora.
There are a plethora of articles on the rise of big data and the underlying hardware and software that drive this phenomenon. No, I don’t intend to add to that clutter. This blog attempts to infer the evolution of this phenomenon through a study of the evolution of the words that define it.
“Engaged employees stay for what they give (they like their work); disengaged employees stay for what they get (favorable job…
For a variety of reasons, FTEs or “Full Time Employees” have been the primary currency of managed services contracts, especially those that are outsourced. Chief among them is the direct comparison of the wage arbitrage and the straightforward transition of processes, as-is.
Organizations in varied industry domains are investing heavily in analytics and related technologies. Take a look at the top analytics predictions for 2017.
There is a long way to go before India truly claims women empowerment. The number of female awardees from 2011 to 2015 was only 21% of the total awardees. For the states like Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh that had higher sex ratio, have contributed only 12% of the total female awardees.
Customer Experience: “Are you walking the extra mile?” A famous quotation by Roger Staubach says that “There are no traffic…
Open source has successfully penetrated into many of the commercial companies. Many industries have released libraries and tools in open source that have reduced development effort. Analytics industry has also benefited from open source software.
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