13 August 2012: Financial Post

Big Data Creeps Out Online Customers

Excerpt: Simply put, big data involves collecting and organising vast quantities of seemingly disparate information. By using smart algorithms and high-speed technology, the numbers start to sing as valuable patterns emerge. Deloitte analytics national lead partner Anthony Viel advises businesses around the world on big data. He breaks it down into three main components – the collection of information, the generation of insights from the data, and using the knowledge to reshape your business.

Read more: http://afr.com/p/technology/big_data_creeps_out_online_customers_2CJAxqYONJO2wzf1Yos7YL

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