One of my favorite films that depicted the power of Machine Learning (ML) for predictive analysis is Moneyball (2011). In the film, Brad Pitt who plays Billy Beane, the Manager of the Oakland A’s, hires a Yale Economics graduate who
Drawing on the insights shared by GigaSpaces, VP Product Yoav Einav as published in Computer Business Review, this article explores how in-memory computing meets the demands of applications requiring extreme high performance and low latency such as high-frequency trading. There
Each year Black Friday poses an ever-increasing challenge to ecommerce businesses. This year’s Black Friday will bring even more turmoil according to Adobe’s 2018 online shopping predictions forecast of $5.9B revenue and a growth rate of 17.2% over last year.
What’s the benefit of flight delay prediction? For clients, it gives a more accurate expectation about flight time, thus allowing them to plan their time accordingly. For airline companies, it shows where they can minimize flight delays ,thereby minimizing expenses and increasing customers
A couple of weeks ago we launched InsightEdge, introducing you to our high performance Spark distribution enterprise-grade OLTP capabilities. In this blog post, we will create a demo application for a taxi price surge use case that runs real-time analytics on a
In the modern digital enterprise, business insights must happen in real time. Many of the applications we want to gain insight from and to optimize generate a deluge of data at very high throughput and micro intervals–business transactions, geospatial coordinates,
Machine learning has become quite the popular buzzword these days. Within the field of data analytics, machine learning is a method used to devise complex models and algorithms that lend themselves to prediction – in commercial use, this is known
Data is born fast, but its insight value is often short-lived. It’s a challenge that many enterprises seeking to seize business moments are trying to solve. Whether it’s a financial services firm building a fraud detection system, a telecommunication provider