Big Data Analytics' Role in Security

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Splunk's Haiyan Song Shares Insights on Addressing Emerging Threats Big data analytics can help security professionals stay ahead of emerging challenges in a rapidly changing threat landscape, says Splunk's Haiyan Song

8 Highlights: Scottish 'Big Data' Cybersecurity Conference

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The "International Conference on Big Data in Cyber Security" in Edinburgh focused on everything from securing the internet of things the rise of CEO fraud to the origins of "cyber" and how to conduct digital forensic investigations on cloud servers

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No Surprise: China Blamed for 'Big Data' Hack of Equifax

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For a foreign power that continues to attempt to amass personal information on its adversaries, targeting a business that gets rich by buying and selling Americans' personal data remains an obvious play

Cloud Security: 'Big Data' Leak Prevention Essentials

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Big data analytics and search tools give organizations the ability to analyze information faster than ever before. But too many organizations deactivate security controls built into Elasticsearch, Amazon S3 buckets and MongoDB when they deploy, leaving their data exposed, says Elastic's James Spiteri

Big Data Analytics: Taking a Predictive Security Stance

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Carbon Black's Matt Bennet Shares Insights on Making Big Data Meaningful Big data holds the key to moving from a preventive security stance to a more predictive stance, says Matthew Bennett of Carbon Black

What is Big Data Analytics?

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The amount of data in the world continues to grow at an incredible rate. IDC suggests that, by 2025, there will be 163ZB (zettabytes) of data – up from 4.4ZB in 2013. This massive increase in data is both a challenge and an opportunity for businesses. Contained within that data is the insight needed to … The post What is Big Data Analytics? appeared first on OpenText Blogs.

14 top big data salaries for 2019

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Software architects, data warehouse architects and data scientists lead the pack when it comes to top salaries working with big data projects. Compensation Big data Data Scientist Data science

Making the Most of Big Data

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Stu Bradley of SAS on Taking the Right Steps What are the key elements of leveraging big data for analytics? Stu Bradley of SAS provides an overview of the essential steps

Demand for big data-as-a-service growing at 25% annually

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With big data-as-a-service, tools such as analytics software and storage are delivered via the cloud by a service provider. Data strategy Big data Data management

Protecting Big Data, while Preserving Analytical Agility

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The age of Big Data is upon us. And, as more data is available for analytical purposes, more sensitive and private information is at risk. But in a Big Data analytics environment, the data must also be instantaneously available to those authorized to use it.

Big Data at NASA

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Data already is the new currency and is at the heart of everything digital. I like to repeat the adage, “Data becomes Information, becomes Knowledge, becomes Wisdom”. And “It’s all about the data”. So why do we send up probes, sensors or satellites — for the data

Facial Recognition: Big Trouble With Big Data Biometrics

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History Has Proven That Data Often Gets Lost, Stolen, Misused Numerous technology firms now offer facial biometrics recognition search tools for big data sets. But information security expert Alan Woodward warns that these big data sets must be "considered and regulated very heavily" or else we'll be "living in 1984 without knowing it

5 top trends that will impact big data and analytics

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Data analysis is no longer enough. Organizations need synthesis and analysis to connect distributed data to the analytic supply chain - with catalogues as the connective tissue. Analytics Big data DataOps

8 factors shaping the future of big data, machine learning and AI

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AI and machine learning combined with ever-increasing amounts of data are changing our commercial and social landscapes. The post 8 factors shaping the future of big data, machine learning and AI appeared first on Information Matters.

Approaches to Embrace Big Data

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Not every organization starts its big data journey from the same place. However, in order to drive efficiencies, support expected future growth and to continue its evolution to a data-driven company, most organizations are reviewing their current suite of software solutions, platforms and documenting processes and areas of improvement along with devising and executing a strategy to deploy modern business intelligence capabilities. Baby Steps from EDW to Big Data.

Role of Big Data in Human Resource Management


Those who have been practicing Human resource management for years knows the importance of relying on data analytics for creating an enhanced work culture or else they might lag behind that of other departments. Many of you tend to hold the purse strings that HR deals with people, they do not require dealing with large-scale data efforts and have gone to the back of the queue as a result. And here is went big data comes into play. Want more on Big Data?

How insurers can really embrace big data

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Big data AnalyticsThe insurance industry is rife with self-inflicted limitations that have created unnecessary business process steps and workarounds.

Three Strategies for Big Data Security

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The 2018 Thales Data Threat Report (DTR) has great information on Big Data use and security. We surveyed more than 1,200 senior security executives from around the world, and virtually all (99%) report they plan to use Big Data this year. Top Big Data Security Concerns. As the report notes: The top Big Data security issue is that sensitive data can be anywhere – and therefore everywhere – a concern expressed by 34% of global and U.S.

15 top companies providing ?big data fabric?

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This emerging tech trend automates the process of ingestion, curation and integration of big data sources to enable advanced analytics. Big data Hardware and software Data managementHere are 15 top players, according to Forrester Research.

Data-Centric Security and Big Data

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As Cybersecurity continues to be heavily focused on solving the problem of attacks against software vulnerabilities and system access, one potential silver bullet in the data breach equation remains out of the limelight. The Big Data Conundrum. Data security

UCLA Health deploys Microsoft Azure to leverage big data

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Cloud computing Big data EHR Patient data Genome sequencing Medical research Precision medicine Artificial intelligence Machine learning Predictive analyticsHealthcare system is adopting software giant’s cloud computing services to gain insights from vast clinical and genomic information.

MY TAKE: How ‘credential stuffing’ and ‘account takeovers’ are leveraging Big Data, automation

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Related: Cyber risks spinning out of IoT Credential stuffing and account takeovers – which take full advantage of Big Data, high-velocity software, and automation – inundated the internet in massive surges in 2018 and the first half of 2019, according to multiple reports. Using this technique, the criminal collects your leaked credentials (usually stolen in a data breach) and then applies them to a host of other accounts, hoping they unlock more.

Governance in Healthcare: Big Data is Table Stakes

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Big data itself does not alter the approach to governance nor its framework. And big data isn’t just about data – it’s also concerned with managing and governing vast amounts of content of varying types such as video, images, voice, etc. Big data in healthcare presents its own challenges to the governance program.

Serverless Architecture for Big Data

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In the world of Big Data , Data engineers always strive to find a way or method to analyze, process, and compute the Volume, Velocity, and Variety of data, and to provide Data scientists with a resilient backbone to conduct their analysis. Before the introduction of the cloud platforms, all the big data processing and managing of the cluster was done on-premises. led to Big Data Managed Cluster to be deployed in the cloud.

5 trends to expect in the new big data protection revolution

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Big data Data security Data managementInstead of regurgitating many of the dominant predictions around tech buzzwords such as quantum computing, 5G, IoT, the cloud, and artificial intelligence, let’s instead focus on the inherent duality of technology.

[Podcast] A Small Problem with Big Data


We have a small problem with Big Data.the majority of us just don't completely understand it. Sure, we've all heard the term "Big Data" - but I'm willing to bet if I asked a room full of people what it was, I'd get puzzled looks and shrugged shoulders from about half the room.and I'm sure I'd lose most of the other half of the room if I followed up that question by asking how to leverage big data for real business value.

'Big data' and 'analytics' - Two of the top buzzwords everyone secretly hates

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Analytics Big data Data managementBuzzwords are frequently abused as an attempted credibility builder. A way of showing others that you're in the know.

Taming the Big Data Dragon


The more data you have, the higher your ediscovery costs. Therefore, the first step to driving down the cost of ediscovery is simply reducing the amount of data you have to manage. Data reduction requires consideration of the entire lifecycle of data, beginning with a plan for. The post Taming the Big Data Dragon appeared first on Zapproved.

Tips for creating a successful big data lake

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In the new book 'The Enterprise Big Data Lake,' author Alex Gorelik shares best practices for obtaining executive sponsorship and aligning the effort with business goals. Big data Data lakes Data storage

Feel the Heat: Strava 'Big Data' Maps Sensitive Locations

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Internet of Things Privacy Fallout, Now in Heat Map Form Fitness app and website developer Strava has landed in hot water after publishing a global heat map that shows users' workout routes in aggregate. By doing so, the firm has inadvertently revealed military installation layouts and other sensitive information

14 top paying big data jobs

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Software architects, data warehouse architects and data scientists lead the pack for top salaries among the professionals working on big data projects. Big data Compensation Data Scientist Software professionals Data science

7 top trends driving big data analytics

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While it is clear that the big data market will continue to grow over the next few years, how organizations will use the data is still unclear. Big data Data management Open source Machine learning Data security Internet of thingsStill, these are the top trends that will shape the sector going forward.

Dispelling 3 most common myths about AI and big data

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Artificial intelligence Machine learning Data managementThe intelligence in AI comes from the humans who train it! All initiatives need smart human assistance to function successfully.

What's big in big data: Predictions for 2018

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Increasingly information assets, especially big data. Big data Data integration

AI and Big Data: The Yin and Yang of Technical Innovation

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Arvind knows data, especially big data. Innovation today seems to be driven by data. AI relies on data. Just implementing any kind of artificial intelligence means you need two data sets: A training data set. A testing data set.

Creating a Big Data Platform Roadmap

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One of the most frequently asked questions by our customers is the roadmap to deploying a Big Data Platform and becoming a truly data-driven enterprise. Just as you can’t build a house without a foundation, you can’t start down a big data path without first establishing groundwork for success. There are several key steps to prepare the organization to realize the benefits of a big data solution with both structured and unstructured data.

Top 7 Big Data Tools (Big Data Analytics Tools)


Big Data is a complex domain of computer science and analytics. Off late many top Silicon Valley companies are extensively concentrating on the Big Data Analytics and Cloud Computing.

Top 10 IBM Big Data & Analytics Hub podcasts of 2017

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That's why we've compiled the Top 10 podcasts of the year from the IBM Big Data & Analytics Hub Insights Podcast feed right here It can be difficult to keep up with all the best podcast episodes during the year.

Top 5 big data analytics software benefits for manufacturing in 2019

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Data has long been the lifeblood of manufacturing. and the Internet of Things (IoT), the amount of data at hand has grown exponentially. Manufacturers are beginning to deploy big data analytics for two essential tasks: … The post Top 5 big data analytics software benefits for manufacturing in 2019 appeared first on OpenText Blogs. Analytics big data analytics Industry magellan manufacturing Manufacturing Industry

Introduction to Oracle Big Data Cloud Service at #C19TX

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Oracle Cloud provides several big data services and deployment models. The big data service choices enable you to start at the cost and capability level suitable to your use case and gives you the flexibility to adapt your choices as your requirements change over time. There are several steps involved in successfully provisioning Oracle Big Data Cloud Service. Collaborate 19 Session: Oracle Big Data in the Cloud.