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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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Getting Down to Business on Big Data Analytics
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EBOOK: With the right big data analytics tools and effective strategies for managing them, companies can gain real business value and competitive advantages from their caches of big data. This handbook provides strategic insight and practical advice on some of the key facets of managing successful big data analytics programs.
Posted: 17 Apr 2015 | Published: 17 Apr 2015

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Security First Insurance Handles Disaster Recovery with State-of-the-Art Technology for Business Insights
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CASE STUDY: To ensure your organization is effectively accessing your unstructured data check out this exclusive case study. Learn more about the challenges faced by organizations looking to leverage technology to access their content and receive recommendations for overcoming them.
Posted: 20 Mar 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

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Big & Fast Data: The rise of insight-driven business
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RESEARCH CONTENT: This report from Capgemini and EMC, which surveyed more than 1,000 C-suite and senior decision makers around the world, looks at enterprise readiness for big data.
Posted: 16 Mar 2015 | Published: 16 Mar 2015

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Bringing Content Owners and Solutions Providers Together at MESA
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WEBCAST: View this webcast to explore the modern challenges in the industry and how to attain full visibility of your data and assets to get a better grip on managing them. View now to learn more.
Posted: 06 Mar 2015 | Premiered: Apr 15, 2014

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Running an Effective Predictive Analytics Program
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EGUIDE: Access this expert eGuide to discover the true ROI of predicative analytics.
Posted: 27 Feb 2015 | Published: 27 Feb 2015

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Performing a Data Mining Tool Evaluation
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WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn about the Cross-Industry Standard Process for Data Mining (CRISP-DM), and how you can use its six phases as a guideline to evaluate your data mining tool, ensuring the best results.
Posted: 24 Feb 2015 | Published: 30 Nov 2014

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Improve Your Business Performance with Advanced Analytics
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WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover a predictive analytics software program that analyzes social media, survey research, and market research data to provide you with a detailed picture of customers. Read on to learn about the entire software portfolio.
Posted: 24 Feb 2015 | Published: 24 Feb 2015

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Riding the Third Wave: The IoT's Impact on Businesses in Asia
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WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how the Internet of Things (IoT) is changing the way organizations do business. Additionally, this paper examines how IT leaders can prepare their data centers to ensure survivability and ultimately capitalize on the IoT movement.
Posted: 23 Feb 2015 | Published: 23 Feb 2015

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How Michigan State University Calculates Likelihood of Philanthropic Engagement
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CASE STUDY: This case study describes how MSU leveraged business intelligence and predictive analytics to gain deep insight into an individual alum's potential to give.
Posted: 20 Feb 2015 | Published: 30 Jan 2015

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Turning Value from Big Data Made Easy with Apache Hadoop
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WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses Apache Hadoop and its capabilities of helping turn value from big data. This paper also introduces a high-speed data loading and change data capture system that aims to accelerate the adoption of Hadoop by reducing the complexity of moving big data to and from the technology platform.
Posted: 16 Feb 2015 | Published: 16 Feb 2015

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3 Big Data Myths, Busted
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WHITE PAPER: Any business today can talk about the big benefits of big data, but why is it that so many of them fail to actually realize these benefits themselves? Because they are thinking about it all wrong. This white paper covers the top 3 big data myths and offers insight into how to overcome much of the damage caused by these bits of false information.
Posted: 13 Feb 2015 | Published: 13 Feb 2015

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Managed Services: Big Data Fuels a Better Way to Print
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WHITE PAPER: This resource explains how managed print services (MPS) can enable you to harness the power of information within your printing environment. Read on to uncover the opportunities of big data and the key benefits your organization can achieve with MPS.
Posted: 06 Nov 2014 | Published: 06 Nov 2014

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Go Paperless: Increase Efficiency By Digitizing Your Bank's Records
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WEBCAST: Roughly half of all business processes involve paper in some capacity, and it often brings high costs and inefficiency. This brief video examines the value that digitizing paper-based processes can bring to your organization.
Posted: 05 Nov 2014 | Premiered: Nov 5, 2014

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IBM DB2 BLU Acceleration vs. SAP HANA vs. Oracle Exadata
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WHITE PAPER: Discover which vendor offers the solution that most closely meets your business needs in the following white paper. Access now to get a firsthand look at how IBM BD2 BLU Acceleration, SAP HANA, and Oracle Exadata compare when it comes to specific big data analytic capabilities.
Posted: 07 Oct 2014 | Published: 07 Oct 2014

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Big Data's Big Impact on Data Warehousing
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WHITE PAPER: Access the following expert white paper to hear from Wayne Eckerson as he weighs in on the current state of big data and the respecting technologies that intend to help business leverage value from their big data silos.
Posted: 07 Oct 2014 | Published: 07 Oct 2014

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A Computer Weekly buyer's guide to public open data
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: The 11-page buyer's buyers guide looks at the latest the in the publication and use of open data by government and the private sector.
Posted: 09 Sep 2014 | Published: 09 Sep 2014

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Make Data Make Sense: IBM Watson Foundations
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VIDEO: Tune into the following brief video to learn about IBM Watson, an analytics platform that can turn virtually any amount of data into insights within seconds. Hear how this technology helped many leading companies make smarter decisions, gain deeper insights into their data, and more.
Posted: 18 Jul 2014 | Premiered: 18 Jul 2014

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Seven Symptoms of Forecasting Illness
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Posted: 17 Jul 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2010

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Fact or Fiction: The Truth about Big Data Revealed
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WHITE PAPER: In this in-depth white paper, view the waves big data is making for organizations and why it's necessary to have an analytics strategy in place. Discover the common muths about big data and see which hold water and which get thoroughly debunked. Read on to learn how to craft your big-data strategy and how PaaS can help you along your journey.
Posted: 05 Feb 2015 | Published: 08 Oct 2014

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Decision Management: Reaping the Rewards, Skirting the Pitfalls
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EBOOK: In this expert handbook, learn why combining business rules and predictive analytics to create decision management systems is becoming common, according to Mike Gualtieri, a principal analyst at Forrester Research Inc. Discover the critical first step of decision management, what it involves, and how it can benefit your organization.
Posted: 09 Sep 2014 | Published: 08 Sep 2014

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CW Europe – August Edition
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EZINE: The hype around data mining may have receded, but it remains a critical discipline for the data scientist. This issue of CW Europe looks at what exactly data mining is, how and when it is used – and why it should not be mistaken for business analytics.
Posted: 07 Aug 2014 | Published: 07 Aug 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Extending Security Intelligence with Big Data
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WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces a security solution that applies big data capabilities to help organizations to keep pace with today's advanced threats and prevent attacks before they happen.
Posted: 28 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2013

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The Next Wave of Data Management : Is Big Data The New Normal?
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WHITE PAPER: The following white paper reviews the business drivers that are impacting the new wave of data management, highlights the new tools companies have for consideration in their next generation data architecture, and finally outlines a total data management blueprint for consideration in your big data strategy.
Posted: 28 Jul 2014 | Published: 28 Jul 2014

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Creating smarter campaigns with the IBM Advanced Analytics platform
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WHITE PAPER: The following white paper details how a business can vastly improve the effectiveness of their marketing campaigns by implementing and integrating advanced analytics into their operations. Learn how by using this technology, you can visualize data better, dig deeper into patterns, and deliver far superior campaigns.
Posted: 17 Jul 2014 | Published: 17 Jul 2014

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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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