Tag: data quality

Data Science / Data Science - 2 months ago

The CDO Office: When to Do It and How

Two questions align when it comes to the Chief Data Officer (CDO): How do you know your business is ready to have one? And if it is, how do you quickly get a CDO shop in shape? Thomas Redman, The Data Doc who helps companies improve Data Qual...

Data Science / Data Science - 4 months ago

What is Metadata?

Metadata is information about the data collected. According to the DAMA International Data Management Book of Knowledge (DMBOK), Metadata “includes information about technical and business processes, data rules and constraints, and logical an...

Data Science / Data Science - 4 months ago

What is Taxonomy?

Taxonomy represents the formal structure of classes or types of objects within a domain. It organizes knowledge by using a controlled vocabulary to make it easier to find related information. A Taxonomy must: Follow a hierarchic format and pr...

IoT / IoT - 5 months ago

Navigating the Nuances of the Internet of Medical Things

Earlier this year, Gartner& released a forecast for the Internet of Things (IoT)& predicting that 8.4 billion connected things will be in use worldwide in 2017 and that total spending on endpoints and services will reach almost $2 trillion this year....

Hadoop / Hadoop - 5 months ago

A Bottom-Up Approach to Data Quality

(alphaspirit/Shutterstock) Despite the amazing progress we’ve made in novel data processing techniques, poor data quality remains the bane of analytics. It’s why data scientists spend u...