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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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Putting Your Big Data Management Strategy on the Right Track
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EBOOK: In this chapter of our expert e-book, explore the steps you can take to harness the power of big data technology and get your big data project on the path to success. Inside, you'll learn how to devise, implement and maintain a big data management strategy as well as evaluate the latest technology options.
Posted: 15 Jul 2013 | Published: 15 Jul 2013

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Transform customer experiences and relationships: Three disruptive forces combine for breakthrough innovation
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WHITE PAPER: In this helpful resource, explore how you can leverage data management, decision support, and agile services to better manage the customer information lifecycle, improve the customer's sentiment about your organization, and turn customers into advocates.
Posted: 28 Jun 2013 | Published: 30 Jun 2012

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Shift from data to insight: A new approach to business intelligence and analytics
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WHITE PAPER: To fully realize the value of all the data available, companies need to take a more scientific, collaborative approach to business intelligence (BI). In this helpful resource, learn about a relationship-based approach to BI and analytics that realigns key responsibilities to better match the needs of your enterprise.
Posted: 28 Jun 2013 | Published: 31 Jul 2012

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CIO Handbook: Leveraging Data for Competitive Advantage
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EGUIDE: he volume and variety of data available to companies is not only changing how some companies do business intelligence, but also transforming how they do business—period. This expert e-guide explores how big data has created the need for "data-driven" decision-making, and how companies can become data-driven even if the business wasn't born digital.
Posted: 20 Jun 2013 | Published: 20 Jun 2013

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The Economic Value of Data
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: Big data analytics promises to boost customer centricity and profitability for financial services firms, according to this report from Cognizant.
Posted: 17 Jun 2013 | Published: 17 Jun 2013

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Getting Down to Business on Big Data Analytics
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EGUIDE: 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.
Posted: 12 Jun 2013 | Published: 12 Jun 2013

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Infuse Your Business with Real-time, Data-Driven Intelligence
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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

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FAQ: Jump-start your big data journey with big data exploration
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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

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Presentation Transcript: Turning Data Into Insights: Make Your Data Smarter
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TRANSCRIPT: Access this presentation transcript to learn about an integrated data warehouse tool that can help you turn data into insight. Learn how you can bring together the disparate data within your organization and analyze it in order to fully leverage it to its full potential.
Posted: 18 Jul 2013 | Published: 18 Jul 2013

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Upping the travel ante with information management and analytics
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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

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Gaining a Competitive Advantage with Faster Analytics
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WEBCAST: Big data can lead to serious competitive advantage if leveraged properly, both from a business process and a customer experience point of view - but only if you have the right tools and technologies. Access this informative webcast to discover how to leverage an assortment of tools tailor-made to fit a multitude of uses of big data analytics.
Posted: 17 Jul 2013 | Premiered: Jul 17, 2013

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Apache Hadoop Patterns of Use
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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

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Oracle Information Architecture: An Architect’s Guide to Big Data
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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

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Hadoop Data Management Platforms and Appliances
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EGUIDE: This expert Technology Guide provides an introduction to Hadoop and suggests criteria for selecting a Hadoop data management platform. Also included are reviews of leading Hadoop systems from a variety of vendors.
Posted: 16 Jul 2013 | Published: 16 Jul 2013

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Big Data without the Big Bang or Bucks
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WHITE PAPER: In this resource, get tips on how to begin a big data project, from determining project requirements to choosing an analytics platform to upgrading systems. You'll discover best practices for extracting the most value from your data without high costs or complexities, and evaluate the pros and cons of selecting a "big data in a box" technology.
Posted: 15 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

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Every Angle HR: Workforce Analytics made easy for SAP
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WHITE PAPER: SAP HR is a common tool for storing organizational and employee data, but that information isn't always easy to access. Read this helpful resource to explore an HR technology that enables user-friendly access to SAP data, so that you can make informed business decisions based on accurate information.
Posted: 10 Jul 2013 | Published: 10 Jul 2013

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Customer case Heineken Netherlands
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CASE STUDY: Check out this case study to learn how Heineken implemented an out-of-the-box self-service application to improve data analytics and business intelligence (BI) from SAP. Read on to discover how Heineken achieved easier access to stock overview data, service levels, lead times in the supply chain, and other benefits.
Posted: 10 Jul 2013 | Published: 10 Jul 2013

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New Features: Oracle GoldenGate
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WHITE PAPER: Competitive advantages come when end users can access integrated data, analyze it and make real-time decisions without system interruption or downtime. Oracle GoldenGate 11g improves businesses ability to manage transactional processing in complex and critical environments. Read this technological paper for more details on Oracle GoldenGate 11g.
Posted: 09 Jul 2013 | Published: 09 Jul 2013

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Graph Databases
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EBOOK: Managing data that's interconnected is a common goal for businesses today, especially with the proliferation of social media data available. As such, many companies are turning to graph databases for help. Check out this comprehensive e-book to discover how graph databases can help you manage and query highly connected data.
Posted: 08 Jul 2013 | Published: 30 Jun 2013

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Unlock the Value of Social Media Data
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WEBCAST: Social media data is extremely valuable for businesses, but it doesn't mean anything if you don't have the right tools and processes in place to make sense of it all. In this resource, discover a new approach to business intelligence that responds to the unique analytic challenges of social media data.
Posted: 28 Jun 2013 | Premiered: May 31, 2012

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How Big Data Benefits Enterprise Information Security Posture
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EGUIDE: In this expert guide from SearchSecurity.com, industry experts at the RSA Conference 2013 explain how big data benefits enterprise information security posture and how your organization can take security big data to the next level.
Posted: 25 Jun 2013 | Published: 25 Jun 2013

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Big Data Security Analytics: Harnessing New Tools for Better Security
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EBOOK: New techniques are emerging to help organizations analyze security data and improve security defenses.
Posted: 18 Jun 2013 | Published: 18 Jun 2013

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How to Start Your Big Data Journey
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WEBCAST: Big data is not just about technology. It's about the value you can extract and the problems you can solve with the technology. This webcast explores five use cases that are excellent starting points for beginning the big data journey. Watch now to learn how to leverage big data technology and strategy for success.
Posted: 12 Jun 2013 | Premiered: Jun 12, 2013

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The Proven Big Data In-memory Analytical Platform
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WHITE PAPER: In this resource, discover an in-memory analytical platform that's purpose-built for complex analytics. Learn how this relational database can help you handle the growing volume, velocity, and variety of data in your enterprise efficiently and effectively.
Posted: 11 Jun 2013 | Published: 11 Jun 2013

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Big Data Analytics
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WHITE PAPER: Big data analytics can help you understand the current state of your business, track customer behavior, and take advantage of new opportunities. This comprehensive TDWI best practices report gives you in-depth insights into all the important aspects of big data analytics, so that you have a solid foundation for implementing an analytics plan.
Posted: 07 Jun 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2011

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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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