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Healthcare Fraud

Big Data Analytics Can Prevent Healthcare Fraud. Here’s How.

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April 8, 2015

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**This post originally appeared on VentureBeat** Catching and preventing health care fraud is more important than ever. The industry has undergone massive transformations with breakthroughs like the adoption of online health records, remote patient care and data-driven care. While these changes have created a more efficient health care system, improved patient outcomes, and boosted bottom […]

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Datameer Quantified Self Big Data Analytics

How We’re Measuring Ourselves to Better Health

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February 28, 2015

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**This post originally published on Entrepreneur.com** If you can measure it, you can improve it. Thanks to the explosion in smart devices, consumers are measuring and monitoring all aspects of their lives, giving them new ways to take control and improve their overall well-being. Known as the Quantified Self movement, people are taking advantage of […]

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Datameer 2015 Big Data Predictions

What Will Happen in Big Data in 2015? My Data-Driven Predictions.

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February 6, 2015

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What good is a prediction if its not based on data? When I look at our own internal data and the larger big data market in 2014, there are a few interesting trends that emerged that I believe are strong indicators for what will come in 2015. For an in-depth explanation of 2014 trends and […]

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Healthcare Analytics

Big Data Has the Potential to Transform Health Care

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November 14, 2014

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**This article originally appeared on Entrepreneur** Big data has the potential to transform, well, everything. The growing sum of information at our fingertips is being analyzed and used to do everything from predict crime to accelerate business growth. And now, innovative companies are using it to make health care better. The growing amount of medical […]

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Anoop Dawar, MapR

Big Data & Brews Live From Hadoop Summit – MapR Talks About its New App Market & Apache Drill

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June 4, 2014

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This week and next we’re coming to you with several special “Live from Hadoop Summit” Big Data & Brews snapshots and episodes. First up, meet Anoop Dawar, product manager from MapR. We talked about their new app gallery, the role of Big Data in the Internet of Things, and about what’s going on with Apache […]

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The small print: You’re going to have to clean up all that big data

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May 19, 2014

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**This post originally appeared on VentureBeat**

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Big Data & Brews: Ron Bodkin, Think Big Analytics

Big Data & Brews: The Future of Big Data by Think Big Analytics CEO

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April 29, 2014

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Last week, over my first taste of a Lagunitas Hop Stoopid, I had the chance to talk to Ron Bodkin, the CEO of Think Big Analytics, about where he thinks big data will be in the next five to 10 years. Check out what he has to say about changing storage dynamics, bifurcation in spinning disks […]

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Milind Bhandarkar, Pivotal

Big Data & Brews: Pivotal’s Chief Scientist on the Early Days of Hadoop

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April 22, 2014

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Milind is one of the early contributors to Hadoop (he’s been working on it since 1.0) so it was a great wrap up to our conversation hearing about what it was like for him in the early days implementing Hadoop at Yahoo. We also had a chance to discuss his thoughts on Apache Mesos, what he […]

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Milind Bhandarkar, Pivotal

Big Data & Brews: Pivotal Chief Scientist, Milind Bhandarkar, Talks about Life Before Pivotal

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April 15, 2014

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Following last week’s snapshot of how Pivotal works, Milind and I shared some of my favorite Indian beer, Kingfisher, and talked about the cool projects he’s had a chance to work on before joining the company. Did you know he worked on the first super computer in India and also at the Center for Simulation […]

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Supreet Oberoi, Concurrent

Big Data & Brews: Financial Services Big Data Use Cases

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April 1, 2014

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Wrapping up my conversation with Supreet, I wanted to dig deeper into his time as a Big Data evangelist at American Express before joining Concurrent. He has some great insights about how regulated industries are using Hadoop and big data analytics: TRANSCRIPT: Stefan:           Welcome back to Big Data & Brews with Supreet from Concurrent, Inc., […]

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