Topic: Big Data

If it ‘Aint Broke, Don’t Fix It? Not so Fast!

Remember the phrase, “If it ‘ain’t broke, don’t fix it?” For years, it’s been used to warn against tinkering with a good thing. After all, if the process is running smoothly, there’s no need to make adjustments. And while this … Read more…

Walk Me to the Car: Why You Need a Big Data Strategy?

This is part of our Walk Me to the Car series. Be sure to look at a few of our other topics such as “What’s the Big Deal with Agile Software Development?” Welcome back to the “Walk Me to the … Read more…

The Time is Now: Arm Yourself with Big Data

Big Data: The term is enough to strike fear into the hearts of CIOs. And while industry pundits are quick to stress the importance of Big Data, far too few can show you how. Most IT managers understand the value … Read more…

Big Data: Start your Strategy NOW, Before It’s Too Late

How well do you know your IT infrastructure – really?  While most CIOs have a firm grasp on underlying data center components, data is a bit different.  After all, there’s no lack of it.  Industry analyst firm IDC reports 40 … Read more…

Changing your Business Culture to a Big Data Culture

Big Data:  The term is enough to strike fear into the hearts of CIOs.  And while industry pundits are quick to stress the importance of Big Data, far too few can show you how. Most IT managers understand the value … Read more…

Big Data Challenge: A Transformational Journey

Authored by Siva Darivemula and Devyani Sharma The Big Data challenge is more nuanced than just capturing, managing and processing large data sets.  Today, to optimize actionable insights, organizations must consider variables such as frequency, storage capabilities and data sensitivities, … Read more…

Data to Decisions – Welcoming Cognilytics to the CenturyLink Team

Is your organization discovering that like cloud, big data is really, really hard? Depending on who you listen to, organizations are using big data to analyze a small fraction of their data or none at all. Why? The influx of … Read more…