Contemporary and Beneficial Uses of Big Data

Historically data has been generated manually by people; for example, an interviewer filling a questionnaire with the respondent or an employee entering data into computer system. When the internet started to evolve, the data generation shifted to the users resulting in a sudden increase of the amount of data being produced on a daily basis.Continue reading “Contemporary and Beneficial Uses of Big Data”

Risk Management and Cybersecurity

Organizations are challenged to find a proper balance between alleviating risk and allocating an adequate investment on risk management. It is always better if managers and IT professionals identify threats before they occur and try to entirely avoid them. Nevertheless, in case of occurrence, managers have to be proactive in controlling risks before they becomeContinue reading “Risk Management and Cybersecurity”

Data and Data Visualization

Concepts of data visualization: Data visualization brings data from computers to life. It provides a graphical representation by bringing shapes and colors to display quantified information, hence aiding humans in perceiving and understanding data to make informed business decisions. With data visualization, people can delve into a wealth of information, discover patterns and keep trackContinue reading “Data and Data Visualization”