Big Data - Where's the Value?This page shows up to 100 pieces of content which have been tagged Value (newest at the top): Total cost of ownership (TCO) survey TCO is often overlooked and under-researched. We are aiming to rectify this matter across a range of data management issues. Deepfield – A major new force in Telco advanced network analytics Deepfield are offering a new approach to network analytics for Telcos promises much and delivers business changing insights Arria: wow! Arria doesn't just analyse data for you, it presents the results, with recommendations, in natural language. Guavus: transforming the business model for communication service providers Guavus are a relatively new analytic vendor specializing in the Telecoms market, and with a very focused approach. It’s elementary I finally understand what IBM's Watson is all about Calling a spade a spade Preventative maintenance and asset optimisation are not the same thing The Internet of Things What is the Internet of Things and why is it important? Breakthrough and instrumented applications The sort of data that is common in big data scenarios can be exploited in other ways too Informix revived Informix is targeting time-series based (instrumented) applications What is big data? The first of a series of articles on big data (What is Hadoop? was a preface). Building Breakthrough Applications A breakthrough application changes the way that the user does his work. It doesn't just automate processes: it innovates and alters them, often radically.