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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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IBM Cognos Framework Manager - Ensure consistent business intelligence data across the enterprise
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WHITE PAPER: This resource examines the value of metadata in business intelligence, and introduces a metadata modeling tool for managing access to all existing data sources and ensuring data trustworthiness.
Posted: 15 Jan 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2010

IBM

Simplify business intelligence in familiar desktop applications
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WHITE PAPER: Access this brief resource today to learn about a platform that makes reliable, trusted business intelligence (BI) data available in familiar Microsoft Office applications – giving you a single, trusted version of the truth.
Posted: 15 Jan 2014 | Published: 30 Nov 2012

IBM

Predictive Analytics: Expanding BI’s Potential
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WEBCAST: Business intelligence (BI) is essential to decision-making for many organizations, but did you know that you can empower your BI capabilities even more? With predictive analytics in your BI toolkit, you can go beyond traditional analysis of past and present data.
Posted: 13 Jan 2014 | Premiered: Jan 13, 2014

IBM

Analytics: The Key to Unlocking the Intelligence in Data
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WEBCAST: View this on-demand webcast to hear from professionals in the analytics space from Frost and Sullivan and IBM Business Analytics as they discuss the benefits and best practices for predictive analytics and business intelligence (BI).
Posted: 13 Jan 2014 | Premiered: Jan 13, 2014

IBM

SwissRe_Customer Case Study
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WHITE PAPER: Access the following case study to gain a firsthand look at how Swiss Re utilized an analytics accelerator to increase reporting and analysis by 70%. Discover key benefits of analytical acceleration as well as what you can do to acquire these benefits as well.
Posted: 30 Dec 2013 | Published: 30 Dec 2013

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Big Data Integration and Governance Considerations for Insurance
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WHITE PAPER: This resource explores key considerations of big data integration and governance in the insurance industry. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 23 Dec 2013 | Published: 23 Dec 2013

IBM

A By-The-Numbers Look at Hadoop and Big Data Trends
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WHITE PAPER: In this survey overview, explore results from over 130 companies on the subjet of Hadoop implementations and big data initiatives. Learn how real businesses plan to utilize Hadoop, the level of satisfaction they've experienced, and key pain points and barriers to adoption they've encountered.
Posted: 20 Dec 2013 | Published: 29 Oct 2013

Actian Corporation

Big Data and Content Analytics: measuring the ROI
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: Early adopters of big data analytics are achieving good results that are helping to drive decision making in the business, this independent research by AIIM reveals.
Posted: 19 Dec 2013 | Published: 19 Dec 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Big Data, Integration and Governance: Use Case – How to Extend Security Intelligence using Big Data Solutions
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WEBCAST: Access this live webcast on January 30, 2014 at 12:00 PM EST (17:00 GMT) to learn how you can use big data tools and technologies to extend security intelligence – allowing you to protect massive data volumes and uncover hidden threats.
Posted: 15 Jan 2014 | Premiered: Jan 30, 2014, 12:00 EST (17:00 GMT)

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Big Data and Big Insights with Dell, SAP and Hadoop
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WEBCAST: Tune in to this live webcast on January 28, 2014 at 12:00 PM EST to learn about the needs of big data and how the SAP HANA platform gives you the power to store, process, and analyze growing data volumes with ease.
Posted: 13 Jan 2014 | Premiered: Jan 28, 2014, 12:00 EST (17:00 GMT)

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The Big Data Opportunity for HR and Finance
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WHITE PAPER: Read the research report, The Big Data Opportunity for HR and Finance, from Harvard Business Review Analytic Services to discover how big data is changing the way business gets done.
Posted: 08 Jan 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Workday

Treasure Data Service: The first cloud service for the entire data pipeline
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WHITE PAPER: This brief resource introduces the first cloud service for the entire data pipeline. Inside, learn how this strategy can help you acquire, store, and analyze customer information and big data.
Posted: 08 Jan 2014 | Published: 08 Jan 2014

Treasure Data

Power Up Your Gaming Analytics in Days
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WHITE PAPER: This brief resource examines how many industries, like the video gaming industry, can use big data analytics to capture and analyze customer behavioral data in order to respond to customer demands and deliver better experiences.
Posted: 07 Jan 2014 | Published: 07 Jan 2014

Treasure Data

Five Tips for Spinning Up Your Analytics Project
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WHITE PAPER: This resource counts down five tips to help you spin up your analytics projects faster.
Posted: 07 Jan 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Treasure Data

Social Analytics & Intelligence: Getting to Actionable Insights
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WEBCAST: Join Principal Analyst, Leslie Ament, in this on-demand webcast to gain a firsthand look at how to successfully manage social data. Uncover use cases of successful social intelligence and analytics, how to collaborate across multiple channels, and more.
Posted: 03 Jan 2014 | Premiered: Jan 3, 2014

IBM

Real-Time Hadoop Analytics Is Within Your Grasp
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VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT: This on-demand webcast takes an inside look at big data and Hadoop adoption, and offers key recommendations to help you find Hadoop analytics success.
Posted: 02 Jan 2014 | Premiered: 29 Aug 2013

Actian Corporation

Ignite Insight: HP Converged Infrastructure and Savvis Big Data solutions
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WHITE PAPER: Unlocking value from big data isn't a one-and-done effort, it's a journey. So you need the right tools and strategies to help you the entire way, in order to glean the most insight for business outcomes. In this helpful white paper, learn how to capitalize on big data with the right technology.
Posted: 31 Dec 2013 | Published: 30 Nov 2013

HP and CenturyLink Technology Solutions

Get the Most Out of Big Data: Is Hadoop the Right Move?
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WEBCAST: Watch this brief video to learn how a collaborative technology leverages high-speed analytics with Hadoop data and corporate data stored in data warehouses and data marts, in order to deliver more actionable insight for business users.
Posted: 27 Dec 2013 | Premiered: Dec 26, 2013

Actian Corporation

Increasing Profitability with Analytics in Midsize Companies
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WHITE PAPER: Access the following white paper to uncover a business intelligence and analytics solution that offers the data capabilities of a much large system but only a fraction of the cost. Discover what SMBs stand top gain and how this solution can be deployed quick and efficiently.
Posted: 26 Dec 2013 | Published: 26 Dec 2013

IBM

Accelerating Time to Value for Analytics with IBM Business Partners in Midsize Organizations
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WHITE PAPER: Access the following white paper to uncover a business intelligence and analytics solution for the smaller to midsized business that offers the data prowess of the larger solutions at a fraction of the price.
Posted: 26 Dec 2013 | Published: 26 Dec 2013

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IBM Big Data Solutions help Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated speed Decision Making and Insight
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WEBCAST: View this webcast to gain a firsthand look at how data compression can increase the efficiency and overall worth of your data.
Posted: 24 Dec 2013 | Premiered: Dec 24, 2013

IBM

Creating a Trusted View in the Era of Big Data
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WEBCAST: In this on-demand webcast, learn about the importance of creating a trusted view of your big data assets and discover how the right tools can help you get there.
Posted: 23 Dec 2013 | Premiered: Nov 14, 2013

IBM

Fiserv: Saving $8 million in five years and helping banks improve business outcomes using IBM technology
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WHITE PAPER: Access the following white paper to uncover an analytics solution that is helping banks compete with their larger counterparts. Discover how you can gain the critical analytical insights from your data—fast—when you need it and where you need it, all while saving capital to push towards innovation
Posted: 20 Dec 2013 | Published: 20 Dec 2013

IBM

Delivering Trusted Information for Big Data and Data Warehousing
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WHITE PAPER: This resource examines how an integration and governance strategy can help you deliver trusted information for big data and data warehousing. Read on to learn how you can set the stage for more effective, reliable decision-making.
Posted: 18 Dec 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

IBM

Real-Time Data Analysis Recipe Calls for Mix of IT, Business Savvy
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EGUIDE: Consult this expert e-guide to gain a firm understanding of the requirements needed to implement a successful real-time analytics plan while avoiding many of the pitfalls.
Posted: 18 Dec 2013 | Published: 18 Dec 2013

IBM
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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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