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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It’s a Small World After All | Strengthen Communications With Mobile

As a lifelong technologist I am amazed at how fast my industry is changing.  When I first got into the business, the cloud didn’t exist.  Nobody had ever conceived of the Bring Your Own Device (“BYOD”) idea, because devices didn’t really exist, either.  Mobile first wasn’t even a theory; it was grounds for psychiatric evaluation.  When we saw people…

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