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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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Video: Developing Workday Big Data Analytics with Customers
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eBook: The CFO's Guide to Big Data
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EBOOK: Big data can be confusing. Especially when it comes to finance. But, it can also give you a huge competitive advantage. Read the eBook to get clear-cut answers on what big data really is and why it should be so important to you and your finance organization.
Posted: 20 Mar 2014 | Published: 20 Mar 2014

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7 Tips to Succeed with Big Data in 2014
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Looking Ahead: What to expect for Data Regulation Changes
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Posted: 18 Mar 2014 | Published: 18 Apr 2014

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Big Data in Motion
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Posted: 18 Mar 2014 | Published: 18 Mar 2014

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Big Data Challenges and Pitfalls
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Posted: 11 Mar 2014 | Published: 11 Mar 2014

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Visualize This
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Posted: 05 Mar 2014 | Published: 05 Mar 2014

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The one HP solution for SAP HANA - the fastest path to a real-time enterprise
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Posted: 03 Mar 2014 | Premiered: 03 Mar 2014

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Business value of SAP HANA
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Posted: 28 Feb 2014 | Premiered: 28 Feb 2014

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SAP HANA: Actionable intelligence
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Big Data Buying Decisions Call for Open Eyes and Minds
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Posted: 27 Feb 2014 | Published: 27 Feb 2014

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Accelerate Your Path to Big Data Value (BDDE)
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Deploying the retail information and analytics hub
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Posted: 27 Feb 2014 | Published: 27 Feb 2014

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HP In Context Analytics - Boost user insight and productivity
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Three Tips for Measuring Voice in the Sea of Big Data
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Hadoop on EMC Isilon Scale-Out NAS
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EMC Isilon Scale-Out NAS for In-Place Hadoop Data Analytics
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Evaluating BI in the Cloud
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Getting Big Value from Big Data
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Data Governance for the Enterprise
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What to Do, What Not to Do in Enterprise Data Governance
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Benefits of NewSQL: Combining Elements of NoSQL and SQL
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Posted: 12 Mar 2014 | Published: 12 Mar 2014

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Is Your Big Data Solution Production-Ready?
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WHITE PAPER: This resource evaluates the adoption of enterprise-wide, production-ready big data tools using market data from Forrester Research and a custom study from CenturyLink Technology Solutions.
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Three Approaches to Data Analysis with Hadoop
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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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