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Processing Unstructured Data 101

Processing Unstructured Data 101

Unstructured data is big - according to IDC, about 90 percent of the storage in the world is used for unstructured data. It comes as no surprise considering the amount of photos, videos, documents, and emails being generated on the web by the minute.

Cooking with Big Data in the Food Industry

Cooking with Big Data in the Food Industry

When you think of Big Data, the types of companies using it are probably technology based, perhaps in the finance sector, marketing, websites, and anyone else that needs to process their structured, semi structured, or unstructured data for insights.  But what about offline businesses? They probably have a website, but their business transactions are typically done face to face.