Big Data

Big data to address problems of jobs, growth: Nandan Nilekani

Big data to address problems of jobs, growth: Nandan Nilekani

Big data refers to huge complex number sets that are not easily dealt with by traditional processing application software. It faces challenges like capturing data, storage and data analysis.

Aug 08, 2017, 18:23 PM IST
Tax dept leans on Big Data to mark out multiple PAN holders

Tax dept leans on Big Data to mark out multiple PAN holders

To plug tax loopholes, the I-T department will use Big Data analytics to track down evaders by collecting information such as common address, mobile number and e-mail to establish relationship between their multiple PANs.

Jan 29, 2017, 12:17 PM IST
Researchers find new method to improve predictions

Researchers find new method to improve predictions

In their study, researchers found that the I-score is effective in differentiating between noisy and predictive variables in big data and can significantly improve the prediction rate.

Dec 05, 2016, 10:16 AM IST
NIIT to train 20,000 students on IoT, robotics, VR

NIIT to train 20,000 students on IoT, robotics, VR

The company will launch the new courses from next month to be offered from its centres and later extend them to engineering colleges later.

Apr 17, 2016, 13:40 PM IST

Cloud computing to ease healthcare access in Kolkata soon

A cloud-based application based on Big Data is being developed to ease access to healthcare facilities for masses in the eastern metropolis and connect rural areas to the city as well.

Jun 09, 2015, 21:16 PM IST

Growth Drivers: The next phase of Digital India

Traditional media audiences are moving rapidly to digital spaces – if not exclusively then at least as a primary mode – and brands are looking for tools that can help them effectively reach and eng

Apr 28, 2015, 19:36 PM IST

New technology for Wi-Fi network developed

 A team of Columbia University researchers led by an Indian-American engineer has invented a technology that may double radio frequency data capacity.

Mar 15, 2015, 15:48 PM IST

TCS sees digital services as over $5-billion opportunity

Country's largest IT services firm Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) expects digital platforms like cloud, Big Data and mobility solutions to bring in cumulative revenues of over USD 5 billion in next few years.

Oct 26, 2014, 14:15 PM IST

New tool to help analyse 'big data' faster

Scientists have developed a new tool that speeds the analysis of data sets that are so large and complex they would take days or weeks to analyse on a single workstation.

Jul 28, 2014, 22:44 PM IST

Device to help neuroscientists analyse `big data`

In the era of unprecedented quantities of information via web, mobile and other internet-based operations, here comes a new device that can help neuroscientists make sense of the "big data".

Jul 28, 2014, 12:25 PM IST

Big Data, cloud, mobility to enable new business capabilities

IT-ITeS industry body Nasscom on Thursday said it expects emerging technologies like Big Data, cloud and mobility to create a new platform for enterprises to develop new business capabilities across verticals.

Dec 12, 2013, 16:28 PM IST

Step up the ladder

There is a huge skill-gap in new technology arenas like Cloud and Big Data that promise to transform the country’s IT landscape radically, says Rajesh Janey, president, India and SAARC.

Nov 06, 2013, 13:09 PM IST

Big Data tools emerging favourite in making biz decisions: EMC

According to the study, 91 percent respondents from India said decisions in their organisation would be improved by better use of data.

Oct 08, 2013, 19:14 PM IST

Big Data leads to better decision making: EMC survey

"91 percent of Indian businesses surveyed reported that better uses of Big Data will lead to better decision making," EMC India & SAARC President Rajesh Janey told reporters here quoting from the survey.

Sep 30, 2013, 20:32 PM IST

Number of cos investing in Big Data on the rise in 2013:Survey

Investment by organisations in 'Big Data' continues to rise this year
compared to 2012, with 64 percent firms investing or planning to invest in the technology in 2013, a survey by research firm Gartner said.

Sep 23, 2013, 18:20 PM IST

Most investment on Big Data is going on sales, R&D: Study

Almost half of the investments on Big Data is going to business functions like sales, marketing and new product development, while spending on IT, finance and Human Relations is much less, according to a TCS study.

Mar 21, 2013, 22:03 PM IST

Will drive down cost of Big Data analytical capabilities: Intel

Big Data is an industry term that defines computer analyses that are too big, too fast or too hard to do using traditional hardware and software architectures.

Aug 09, 2012, 20:58 PM IST