Posted by: bluesyemre | November 12, 2012

Big Data, Big Potential

  • Data and analytics are being used across almost all aspects of our lives, reshaping how individuals and businesses alike make decisions about virtually everything. Data is helping airlines and hotels reward their most loyal customers with priority seating and added amenities. Data is determining what advertisement shows up in our mailbox and what campaign commercials we see on TV. Data even influenced the Oakland A’s recruiting strategy when they determined which players would start strictly based on statistics, as depicted in the movie Moneyball.

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