Biggest Challenges Facing Big Data

By Lloyd Marino Would it surprise you to learn that almost 183 billion emails are exchanged daily, or that Google, is accessed more than 4 million times per minute? At the same time global Internet traffic has grown in just a few years from a data storage capacity of 8.6 million Gigabytes to a whopping 1 billion Gigabytes today. Meanwhile,…

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Is Big Data Driving Your Car Insurance Bill?

By Lloyd Marino Here’s a quick quiz. Which of these has a greater impact on your insurance premium: a clean driving record or bad credit? Hint: The answer might surprise you. In fact, auto insurance companies consider a wide array of factors when setting premiums, some of which don’t have anything to do with a person’s skill behind the wheel. In…

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