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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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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

The Information-Driven Enterprise: How Businesses are Fueling Success
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
ANALYST REPORT: In this report from Forrester Consulting, find the results of a survey of over 150 business technology executives regarding their journeys to smarter information management. Also inside, learn about the key role that analytics tools are playing in driving business success.
Posted: 04 Sep 2013 | Published: 30 Nov 2012

Hewlett-Packard Limited

Unlocking the value of big data
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This independent report provides the first in-depth assessment of the role that data-intensive technology can play in supporting jobs and growth in Ireland over the next five years.
Posted: 04 Sep 2013 | Published: 04 Sep 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

CW buyer's guide: data management
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: A data management platform is a centralised computing system for collecting, integrating and managing large sets of structured and unstructured data from disparate sources. Effective use of such information management systems will provide access to consistent, accurate and current data.
Posted: 27 Aug 2013 | Published: 27 Aug 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

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

Big Data in Big Companies
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: The International Institute for Analytics (IIA) and SAS, assess how 20 large firms have deployed analytics to generate value from their big data assets.
Posted: 20 Aug 2013 | Published: 20 Aug 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Privacy and Big Data
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This report from ISACA, a non-profit security association, lists 16 key questions companies need to answer when considering the privacy and governance aspects of big data.
Posted: 19 Aug 2013 | Published: 19 Aug 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Hadoop Data Management and Use Cases
sponsored by SearchBusinessAnalytics
EGUIDE: In this expert e-guide, hear from pros in the analytics space, including Wayne Eckerson, explore how organizations are beginning to integrate Hadoop deeper into operational workflows, expanding the possible use cases.
Posted: 01 Aug 2013 | Published: 01 Aug 2013

SearchBusinessAnalytics

Webcast: IBM Information Management in the New Era of Computing
sponsored by IBM
WEBCAST: Depending on the approach that your organization takes, big data can be either a golden opportunity or a significant business obstacle. This webcast explores information management in the new era of computing, and outlines a strategy that will enable you to reduce costs, improve decision-making, and more.
Posted: 09 Sep 2013 | Premiered: Aug 23, 2013

IBM

Webcast: Drive Business Innovation: Finding Treasure in the Data Attic
sponsored by IBM
WEBCAST: This valuable webcast explains how you can go from a data strategy focused on data collection to one that drives business innovation by transforming the ways that you think about and apply data governance and architecture.
Posted: 09 Sep 2013 | Premiered: Aug 23, 2013

IBM

September CIO Decisions Ezine: Architecting a Nimble Enterprise
sponsored by SearchCIO.com
EZINE: Agile and lean are the cornerstones of many a successful IT strategy, but what if a CIO works in a sector that hasn't yet embraced the agile enterprise?
Posted: 06 Sep 2013 | Published: 06 Sep 2013

SearchCIO.com

Webcast: Unlocking New Insights and Opportunities with Big Data
sponsored by IBM
WEBCAST: In this exclusive webcast, learn how you can use big data to create new business value, maintain relevance, and achieve greater operational efficiency.
Posted: 05 Sep 2013 | Premiered: Aug 19, 2013

IBM

Solving the Scalability Problem with Big Data
sponsored by WANdisco
EGUIDE: A centralized computing strategy can keep your organization from realizing the value of big data. In this expert e-guide, learn how embracing a more distributed architecture can solve traditional scalability problems and lead to big data success. Also inside, discover the value of NoSQL options.
Posted: 03 Sep 2013 | Published: 03 Sep 2013

WANdisco

Harness the Power of Big Data: The IBM Big Data Platform
sponsored by IBM
EBOOK: This extensive e-book examines the topic of big data in depth. Access this six part book to examine details on in-motion and at-rest analytics, get big data use cases, gain confidence in your big data project, and much more.
Posted: 31 Aug 2013 | Published: 31 Aug 2013

IBM

Big Data Trends and Implications for Developers
sponsored by WANdisco
EGUIDE: Access this e-guide today to find expert strategies for streamlining and mining big data. Inside, uncover major big data trends, and learn whether Agile software development and big data are a good match.
Posted: 30 Aug 2013 | Published: 30 Aug 2013

WANdisco

Productionizing Hadoop: Seven Architectural Best Practices
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WEBCAST: Check out this informative resource to learn what you should consider when choosing architecture for your big data project. Discover the seven top architectural qualities of big data production platforms, and one delivery platform that automates big data workflow for more efficient, effective processing.
Posted: 28 Aug 2013 | Premiered: Aug 28, 2013

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Buyer's Checklist: Storage for Big Data Applications
sponsored by SearchStorage.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This buyer's checklist describes the key capabilities and features a storage system will need to handle big data analytics. The goal is, of course, for the four Vs to add up to a fifth: value.
Posted: 26 Aug 2013 | Published: 26 Aug 2013

SearchStorage.com

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

Big Data Technology: Beyond the Trendy Tools
sponsored by SearchBusinessAnalytics
EZINE: With big data technology, the concentration is a little scattered. With data mining, SAP's HANA onslaught and dark data among the terms jostling for attention—there's a lot to know.
Posted: 20 Aug 2013 | Published: 20 Aug 2013

SearchBusinessAnalytics

Successfully Scanning Shipping Container Codes
sponsored by Intermec
CASE STUDY: Read this case study to learn how a large European shipping company integrated an Intermec Imaging Solution to resolve issues associated with their manual recording process of container codes and estimates considerable man-hour savings and improved container code recording accuracy.
Posted: 13 Aug 2013 | Published: 13 Aug 2013

Intermec

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®

Understanding Big Data : Analytics for Enterprise Class - Hadoop and Streaming Data
sponsored by IBM
EBOOK: The transformation to a big data-ready environment isn't easy, as choosing the right strategy, technologies and goals can be a complicated process. This 166-page e-book will give you a better understanding of the opportunities that big data presents and provide an in-depth look at the tools you'll need to execute a big data analytics program.
Posted: 31 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

IBM

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
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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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