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Capitalizing on Big Data with Data Science

It’s easy to get overwhelmed by the marketing hype these days around “big data.” But what does it actually mean in practice? What’s the difference between big data, data science and the kinds of analytics that organizations have been using for years? How do big data systems and modern data science work together to answer new kinds of questions? Scientific Computing spoke with Roy Wilds, Ph.D., of PHEMI, a Vancouver-based big data company, to find out. When people talk about

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Executive Viewpoint 2017 Prediction: PHEMI

With analysts predicting a worldwide big data technology and services market valued at nearly $50 billion by 2019, it’s imperative to understand big data trends. PHEMI Systems CEO Dr. Paul Terry shares insights gleaned from working with CIOs and IT departments leveraging big data more effectively for analysis, business intelligence, data science, and discovery. Consensus Builds for Big Data Privacy and Governance Data Science Drives Greater Discovery Emerging Cloud-Based Big Data Solutions Big Data Warehouse Solutions Out-of-the-Box New Business Requirements

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Q&A: The Transformative Power of Big Data Paired with Data Science

Data analytics is a mature discipline at this point, and even those outside the data science world generally understand what it’s all about. Modern data science, however, is still new enough to spur questions. Vincent Glanville, Executive Data Scientist at Data Science Central, spoke with Roy Wilds, Chief Data Scientist from PHEMI, a Vancouver-based big data startup, about the best way to educate people on the transformative power of big data paired with data science.  When you’re working with customers who

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PHEMI Chief Data Scientist Participating in Webinar with Bio-IT World and Oracle

Dr. Roy Wilds, PHEMI Chief Data Scientist, to share insights on best practices for the implementation of big data in healthcare. VANCOUVER, BC, September, 21, 2016 – PHEMI, the company delivering big data solutions with built-in privacy, security, and governance and enterprise-grade management, today announced the participation of its Chief Data Scientist Dr. Roy Wilds in an upcoming free webinar to be held Thursday, September 29 from 1:00-2:00 PM ET. The webinar entitled “Big Data from the Trenches: The Researcher and

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Data Science On Top of Big Data is Transforming the Nature of Analytics

By Roy Wilds, Chief Data Scientist, PHEMI Data analytics is a pretty mature discipline; we’ve been using analysis and statistics to make sense of data for a very long time. In recent times, SQL-based analytics—things like calculating sums and averages over different groupings of data—have been foundational for organizational strategy and competitive edge, powering dashboards and forming the basis of KPIs (Key Performance Indicators). Data science, now, is a newer kid on the block. What’s the difference between data science and

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Connecting the Dots: Driving New Business Value with Data Science

You think you know what’s in your data—but do you? This June, PHEMI’s Lead Data Scientist, Sarbjit Sarkaria, spoke at a sold-out room at the New York City Cloud Expo. Dr. Sarkaria’s presentation Connecting the Dots: Driving New Business Value with Data Science illustrates the new possibilities that emerge when data science techniques are combined with the cutting-edge abilities of big data technologies. Dr. Sarkaria draws from the worlds of finance, precision medicine, and genomics to explain how industry leaders

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Data Science On Top of Big Data is Transforming the Nature of Analytics

Data analytics is a pretty mature discipline; we’ve been using analysis and statistics to make sense of data for a very long time. In recent times, SQL-based analytics—things like calculating sums and averages over different groupings of data—have been foundational for organizational strategy and competitive edge, powering dashboards and forming the basis of KPIs (Key Performance Indicators). Data science, now, is a newer kid on the block. What’s the difference between data science and the traditional SQL-based analytics? Who needs

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