Is SMB ready for Big Data? Probably not…

How small data can also be big data

Mark van Rijmenam, founder of BigDataStartups.com nails it in this Smart Data Collective piece (via http://smartdatacollective.com/bigdatastartups/142421/how-small-data-can-also-be-big-data) How Small Data Can Also Be Big Data Gartner’s definition of big data dates back from 2001, when Doug Laneydefined big data as increasing volume (amount of data), velocity (speed of data in and out), and variety (range of data types and sources). Since then the term big data has been redefined many times by many… 

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Infographics where they belong: In a music video

We are not huge fans of infographics, mostly because they tend to deliver entertainment value instead of rapid, high-impact insight like classic data visualization.  So we were amused when we spotted this Fast Company article today: DATA VISUALIZATION MAY BE THE MOST EXCITING SECTOR OF GRAPHIC DESIGN. BUT FRANZ FERDINAND’S NEW VIDEO HAS SOMETHING TO SAY ABOUT IT.   “Infographic” is just a catchy word for “data visualization.” And data… 

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Data Visualization Software

Great software application ideas frequently begin on whiteboards and sketchpads but rarely make it into production because of the limitations imposed on solution development teams. Learn how to overcome these obstacles with OpenViz. (Read More…)

AVS/Express 8.1 now available

AVS/Express is a comprehensive and versatile data visualization tool for both non-programmers and experienced developers. Rapid data analysis and rich visualization techniques combined with an intuitive, graphical application development environment make AVS/Express the best choice for challenging problems in a vast range of fields including science, engineering, medicine, telecommunications and environmental research. For information and trial download links please contact info@avs.com.   What’s New in AVS/Express 8.1 Platform updates Support… 

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