Fish Fingers – Journeying to your fridge using Big Data Analytics

11th July 2014

Nearly 60 years since Clarence Birdseye invented the delicious fish finger, they have become an essential English teatime treat that is savoured by the young […]


European Commission: Government should embrace Big Data

3rd July 2014

Governments should wake-up to the ‘big data’ revolution according to EU Commission Vice President Neelie Kroes (@NeelieKroesEU). Every single minute, the world generates 1.7 million […]


Whitehall Media’s 5th biannual Big Data Analytics conference in central London

23rd June 2014

Whitehall Media’s fifth biannual Big Data Analytics conference on 19 June 2014 was met with resounding success. The day drew hundreds of delegates from across […]


The Big Data Enterprise

11th June 2014

Data volume in the enterprise is set to grow fifty times year-over-year through to 2020, with new data sources encompassing social media, mobile, web and […]


Big Data Changes Weather Forecasting in 3 Ways

9th June 2014

We can’t change the weather, this is a fact that will remain but it does seem that we can enhance our ability to predict what […]


Good news, your data scientist just got a personal assistant

4th June 2014

If you are or have a data scientist in house you’re in for good news.


Big Data ETL Across Multiple Data Centers

28th May 2014

Scientific applications, weather forecasting, click-stream analysis, web crawling, and social networking applications often have several distributed data sources, i.e., big data is collected in separate […]


Unlocking value from big data for Small and Medium Sized Enterprises

25th April 2014

With estimates that data is set to grow 10-fold in the next six years to 2020 from 4.4 zettabytes to 44ZB, small and large enterprises […]


Big Data and the NHS – The Care.data row

20th February 2014

The British Medical Association (BMA) has called for a halt to the UK government’s controversial Care.data initiative, which aims to use patient data to enhance […]


Open Science: Big Data Meets Cancer

13th January 2014

Cancer claims millions of lives worldwide every year, yet a staggering third of cancers can be prevented by the use of big data according to […]