Tag Archives: data analysis

Safe and fast – isolating data processing as an alternate approach to patching Meltdown and Spectre

When we talk about security, we usually think about processors as stand-alone units. But they aren't. And that means that while individual PCs still need to be patched, with targeted organizational changes, you might be able to keep processing power and speed for the more important data analysis servers – while keeping attackers out of… Read More »

Why approaching big data collaboratively leads to big insights

The Financial Times claims, "“Big data” has arrived, but big insights have not." I disagree. Big insights have arrived too, but not along traditional channels. Big insights don't occur in statisticians' reports. Big insights occur in crowdsourced data analyses. Crowdsourced data analysis occurs in open tools that let leaders put their data into the public –… Read More »