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ALSO CALLED: Datamining, Analytics, Data Dredging, Database Analytics, Datamine, Data-mining
DEFINITION: Data dredging, sometimes referred to as "data fishing" is a data mining practice in which large volumes of data are analyzed seeking any possible relationships between data. The traditional scientific method, in contrast, begins with a hypothesis and follows with an examination of the data. Sometimes conducted for unethical purposes, data dredging often circumvents traditional data mining  … 
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In-memory processing - Enhancing performance and analytics capabilities
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper outlines options for faster query processing and how to use in-memory to accelerate performance.
Posted: 15 Oct 2013 | Published: 15 Oct 2013

IBM

Manage your information: HP Information Management & Analytics in freight and logistics
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource today to learn how information management and analytics (IM&A) can enable logistics providers to gain insight into customer behaviors, improve operational efficiency and performance, achieve end-to-end visibility of supply chain logistics, and more.
Posted: 26 Sep 2013 | Published: 30 Apr 2013

Hewlett-Packard Limited

Unlock the Power of Microsoft SQL Server 2012
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: Microsoft SQL Server 2012 has many great new features that will allow you to develop higher performing, more scalable next-generation applications using more than just relational data.
Posted: 05 Sep 2013 | Published: 10 Jul 2013

Global Knowledge

Business Analytics for Big Data
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource today to learn how analytics can support the use of Big Data in business decision-making and lead to better business outcomes. Inside, find out how you can extract Big Data insights, uncover the challenges of Big Data analytics, and more.
Posted: 21 Aug 2013 | Published: 30 Jun 2013

IBM

Are Big Files Big Problems?
sponsored by OpenText
WHITE PAPER: This paper discusses the challenges associated with file transfer solutions and how managed file transfer solutions solve these problems.
Posted: 17 Oct 2013 | Published: 17 Oct 2013

OpenText

On-the-Go BI: Deliver Results from Anywhere
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: To make faster decisions wherever they are, mobile workers need business intelligence (BI) and analytics capabilities from anywhere. In this resource, explore how you can take BI on the road and enable your mobile workforce to view and search reports from mobile devices with real-time analytics.
Posted: 15 Oct 2013 | Published: 07 Dec 2012

SAP America, Inc.

Answers on Demand: Bringing the Power of Advanced Analytics to Midsize Businesses [FROST & SULLIVAN]
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This resource introduces an advanced analytics tool designed with the midsize business in mind – allowing you to affordably get the answers you need with the data you have. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 08 Oct 2013 | Published: 30 Apr 2013

IBM

Building the Business Intelligence Competency Center
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This resource reveals how a Business Intelligence Competency Center (BICC) can help you better leverage your investment in technology and improve the effectiveness of knowledge workers, enhance fact-based business processes, and much more.
Posted: 08 Oct 2013 | Published: 31 May 2012

Hewlett-Packard Company

Convert big data into business value - HP Information Management and Analytics services
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: In this resource, discover how you can control the information avalanche with information management and analytics services. You'll learn how you can make better sense of your big data by managing, governing, and analyzing your data with a proven set of integrated solutions and services.
Posted: 27 Sep 2013 | Published: 28 Feb 2013

Hewlett-Packard Company

Make informed decisions - mobile analytics visualization rapid deployment solution
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: In this resource, discover how a rapid deployment solution for a mobile analytics visualization application enables you to take full advantage of data charting and visualization in just two weeks. Learn how you can achieve sophisticated data analysis on your mobile device, which eliminates time-consuming requests to servers.
Posted: 27 Sep 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

Hewlett-Packard Company

Advanced Project Version Management in Schlumberger Petrel Platform Environments with Hitachi Storage Adapter for Petrel
sponsored by Hitachi Data Systems
WHITE PAPER: This resource profiles a storage adapter for advanced project management that can help you optimize exploration and development operations, reduce storage management complexity and TCO, and more.
Posted: 26 Sep 2013 | Published: 31 Aug 2013

Hitachi Data Systems

Achieve Higher Quality Decisions Faster for a Competitive Edge in the Oil and Gas Industry
sponsored by Hitachi Data Systems
WHITE PAPER: This brief resource profiles a storage and analysis approach that can help your organization meet the challenges of today's data-intensive business world and achieve a competitive edge. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 24 Sep 2013 | Published: 31 Jul 2013

Hitachi Data Systems

Harness the value of big data to build smarter infrastructures
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this resource, discover how big data analytics, paired with the right asset management software, can help you improve facilities and asset management, increase operational efficiency, and generate more revenue.
Posted: 09 Sep 2013 | Published: 30 Jun 2013

IBM

Kognitio Analytical Platform: Technical Profile Overview
sponsored by Kognitio
WHITE PAPER: This resource provides a technical overview of an in-memory analytical platform designed pull large amounts of data from existing storage systems in order to answer complex analytical questions.
Posted: 26 Aug 2013 | Published: 26 Aug 2013

Kognitio

Managing the Explosion of Medical Data
sponsored by HP & Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This timely white paper takes an in-depth look at the enormous growth of health care data and offers ways to overcome the challenges associated with it. Specifically, uncover how you can manage and secure the increasingly large data sets every organization is coping with.
Posted: 01 Aug 2013 | Published: 15 Nov 2012

HP & Intel®

Enterprise Information Protection - The Impact of Big Data
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this comprehensive resource, explore the requirements for information security and privacy in the age of big data. You'll discover how a holistic approach to enterprise information, along with the right big data technologies, enables you to keep data classified, secure, and organized.
Posted: 31 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 Mar 2013

IBM

Patagonia leverages analytics and gains new insight
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Discover how Patagonia developed an analytics application to monitor and forecast global inventory.
Posted: 30 Jul 2013 | Published: 30 Jul 2013

IBM

MarineMax Steers a Course to Success with Business Analytics
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn how MarineMax utilizes end-to-end financial and operational analytics to support its business.
Posted: 30 Jul 2013 | Published: 30 Jul 2013

IBM

InfoSphere Data Explorer - Vivisimo, an IBM Company
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: To extract the most value from data, you need to sort through structured and unstructured data from a variety of sources - and that isn't easy. In this resource, discover how a data exploration tool enables you to improve access to information across your enterprise, and easily visualize and integrate big data for more efficient analytics.
Posted: 29 Jul 2013 | Published: 12 Oct 2012

IBM

Business Value of Hadoop …as seen through data
sponsored by Hortonworks
WHITE PAPER: Many organizations choose Hadoop to help them manage and high volume, velocity, and variety of data, so you've probably heard a fair amount of hype about this data architecture.  But you may be wondering what Hadoop can actually do for you - what's the real business value of Hadoop? Fortunately, this resource is here to help answer those questions.
Posted: 22 Jul 2013 | Published: 30 Jun 2013

Hortonworks

Infuse Your Business with Real-time, Data-Driven Intelligence
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: In this resource, discover how the SAP HANA database allows you to analyze data and distribute information better and faster, so that you can more quickly react to market changes and seize business opportunities.
Posted: 19 Jul 2013 | Published: 30 Jun 2013

Intel

FAQ: Jump-start your big data journey with big data exploration
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: You know that there's a wealth of information to unlock inside "big data," but where do you start? Big data exploration allows you to navigate all potential data sources to determine how best to proceed. In this Q and A, learn how to plan and execute a big data exploration project, measure the business benefits of such a project, and much more.
Posted: 19 Jul 2013 | Published: 19 Jul 2013

IBM

Upping the travel ante with information management and analytics
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: With customer approval ratings at a continuous low point, the airline industry needs to re-evaluate the traditional approaches, legacy architectures, and organizational models used for data management. Access this informative resource to explore how airlines can meet the needs of the modern customer with business intelligence and analytics.
Posted: 17 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Hewlett-Packard Company

Apache Hadoop Patterns of Use
sponsored by Hortonworks
WHITE PAPER: When it comes to Hadoop, the technology most often associated with big data, why is it so popular? Does it actually live up to the vendor hype? Check out this informative resource to get the real guidance you need to figure out where Hadoop fits into your organization, and how you can leverage it to extract the most from your big data.
Posted: 17 Jul 2013 | Published: 30 Apr 2013

Hortonworks

Oracle Information Architecture: An Architect’s Guide to Big Data
sponsored by Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
WHITE PAPER: Access this helpful resource to explore how to add big data capabilities to your mainstream information architecture, learn how to plan for the adoption of new tools from an enterprise architecture perspective, and get six best practices for big data projects.
Posted: 17 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 Aug 2012

Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
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DATA MINING DEFINITION (continued): …  techniques and may lead to premature conclusions. Data dredging is sometimes described as "seeking more information from a data set than it actually contains." Data dredging sometimes results in relationships between variables announced as significant when, in fact, the data require more study before such an association can legitimately be determined. Many variables may be related through chance alone; others may be related through some unknown factor. To make a valid assessment of the relationship between any two variables, further study is required in which isolated variables are contrasted … 
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