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Forecasting the usage of a Cassandra cluster is critical to ensure that the underlying storage can handle the increased amount of future data-throughput, and to determine when the addition of new nodes is warranted. Additionally, increasing ...
 
 
 
Published: Mar-26-14
 
Companies in a digital world are at an interesting crossroad in terms of security. On the one hand, there is an expectation that their systems and services will be available to consumers 100% of the time. On the other hand, companies now face a ...
 
 
 
 
Powerful. Quick. Flexible. Agile. No, we are not describing Adrian Peterson. We’re describing the new age of the enterprise, where Big is the Next Big Thing. Accenture’s 2014 Technology Vision claims that large companies are going digital in big...
 
 
 
 
Have computer? Can code. It’s this relatively low barrier of entry to the world of software that has enabled “kids” such as Mark Zuckerberg to be so successful in the world of technology. Well, a certain part of the world of technology. Because ...
 
 
 
 
As more consumers leave feedback online about their experience with a product or service, businesses are challenged to turn these opinions into actionable insight. Intelligently listening to large amounts of consumer feedback can define precise ...
 
 
 
 
If data is the foundation of everything digital, and Accenture’s Technology Vision states that Every Business is a Digital Business, then data is the foundation of every business (thank you transitive property)! Indeed, data plays a prominent in...
 
 
 
Published: Mar-14-14
 
Last year, in the 2013 trend “Relationships at Scale”, we discussed how the penetration and maturity of social and mobile technologies are allowing companies to build a closer relationship with their customers than ever before. There is a natural ...
 
 
 
 
Can you name some organizations similar to Accenture? How about Google? Y Combinator?  Finding related companies can be a trivial exercise if you are looking for a handful of obvious results, but it can be quite a chore if you are trying to be m...
 
 
 
Published: Mar-12-14
 
If you have read the 2014 Accenture Technology Vision then you are probably familiar with the first trend, “Digital-Physical”. This chapter discusses the convergence of digital technology with the physical world, and looks at the business impact...
 
 
 
 
In this final post in the series about social data, we focus on customer segmentation. In today’s market, retailers need to know their customers well—at the segment level and ideally also the individual level—in order to know how best to serve t...
 
 
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