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With live match data, sports journalists now get real-time insights at tennis matches
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With live match data, sports journalists now get real-time insights at tennis matches

October 27th, 2017 | by Grace Chng
The SAP Tennis Analytics portal will provide data and insights to the media in real-time during the WTA...
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Improving lives through Hitachi Social Innovation

October 12th, 2017 | by Staff Writer
Hitachi is bringing its expertise in operational technology and combining advanced information technology to provide a total solution to issues and challenges that the world...
HPE builds computer for Big Data era
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HPE builds computer for Big Data era

May 17th, 2017 | by Grace Chng
Hewlett-Packard Enterprise unveiled on May 16 a new type of computer, called The Machine, that relies on memory to crunch data 10,000 times faster than traditional...
Decisions made with data still require sound judgement
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Decisions made with data still require sound judgement

November 12th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
For many people seeking absolutism in the ongoing data revolution, the Trump win will have shaken their faith in the newfound...
Cloudera leads industry programme to groom Big Data professionals in Singapore
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Cloudera leads industry programme to groom Big Data professionals in Singapore

April 14th, 2016 | by Desmond Koh
The so-called Big Analytics Skills Enablement (BASE) programme will help fill the labour gap faced here, as Singapore seeks to be a smart...
It’s still early days for big data
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It’s still early days for big data

December 30th, 2015 | by Aaron Tan
The lack of industry-specific applications and integration issues with Hadoop will continue to hamper the adoption of big...
Vizable puts analytics at your fingertips
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Vizable puts analytics at your fingertips

December 13th, 2015 | by Aaron Tan
iPad app developed by data analytics specialist Tableau makes it easy for you to slice and dice data with your...
As more data is created, meaningful intelligence becomes elusive
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As more data is created, meaningful intelligence becomes elusive

November 19th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
Finding a needle in a haystack is a thankless endeavour. The more so when you add more hay to the mix....
Getting the most out of your data
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Getting the most out of your data

October 12th, 2015 | by Aaron Tan
Choosing the right metrics and blending data from various sources are just some of the things you can do to maximise the value of your...
Q&A: Democratising business intelligence
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Q&A: Democratising business intelligence

October 8th, 2015 | by Aaron Tan
Birst's chairman, founder and chief product officer Brad Peters tells us more about the challenges facing organisations in implementing their BI strategies....
Singapore looks to Big Data, immersive media with infocomm media masterplan
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Singapore looks to Big Data, immersive media with infocomm media masterplan

August 18th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
Who knows how things will pan out in the next five years, never mind 10 years? Facebook is only 11 years old. Apple only launched its iPhone eight years...
Getting the most out of your data analytics tools
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Getting the most out of your data analytics tools

July 20th, 2015 | by Aaron Tan
Strong management support and a data-driven culture are keys to unlocking the full potential of data analytics...
Plugging the big data skills gap
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Plugging the big data skills gap

June 29th, 2015 | by Aaron Tan
Despite the promises of big data, many countries including Singapore do not have enough data scientists with the business acumen and technical skills to make sense of heaps of...
Q&A: Is big data too big for SMEs?
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Q&A: Is big data too big for SMEs?

March 9th, 2015 | by Aaron Tan
Small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs), which may generate just as much data, have similar big data needs, but are often not as savvy as the bigger boys in harnessing the full potential of big...
Commentary: Singapore to consider pitfalls of data sharing in smart nation push
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Commentary: Singapore to consider pitfalls of data sharing in smart nation push

January 20th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
The Singapore government will do well to consider how citizens will react to what's essentially information about them being handed out...
IT chiefs: The cloud is no longer new and disruptive
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IT chiefs: The cloud is no longer new and disruptive

October 28th, 2014 | by Aaron Tan
IT head honchos in the Asia-Pacific region no longer see cloud computing as being new and disruptive, a new study has found. Instead, they are planning to ride on mega trends such as Internet of Things, mobility and big data to...
New data discovery service opens access to private data
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New data discovery service opens access to private data

October 28th, 2014 | by Aaron Tan
Businesses and software developers can now tap on a new data discovery service to access heaps of privately owned data ranging from property listings and postal addresses to business registration records. Dubbed Data as a Service...
SAP to open Singapore innovation centre, shows off Google Glass app
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SAP to open Singapore innovation centre, shows off Google Glass app

October 24th, 2014 | by Aaron Tan
More doctors could be using Google Glass to examine a patient’s vital signs, if an augmented reality app being tested by technology giant SAP becomes reality. Dubbed We Care, the app also lets doctors retrieve a...
Are we picking up the right slice of Big Data?
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Are we picking up the right slice of Big Data?

August 23rd, 2013 | by Alfred Siew
Many decisions in the years ahead, you fear, will be made on a loose correlation rather than a strong connection among various sets of...
Intel pushes customised silicon, Big Data options in Asia
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Intel pushes customised silicon, Big Data options in Asia

August 21st, 2013 | by Alfred Siew
Source: Intel Intel has received “lots” of requests for custom-designed chips and software that work specifically with these chips, as data centres look to run faster, cheaper and greener while crunching and storing...
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