InterWorks Blog: Big Data
Seeing as we're the experts, we thought we'd share some of our intel. But beware, this level of inside information may cause extreme shock and awe. If you get lost, just fire up a flare - we'll come and get you.
What you will cover: Aggregating extracts to different levels (Year / Month) Data blending Calculations Parameters Step 1: Model your Data (read: What are you trying to analyze?) For our specific...[more]
“Data for data’s sake is a path to disaster” As is so often the case, various colleagues, friends and random members of the data culture offer up ideas regarding the use of Tableau, data and design....[more]
With 2012 behind us, we charge full-speed ahead into the new era of Visual Analytics and Big Data. First, let me define these terms and discuss them briefly, then I'll break down how to put together...[more]
You don’t have to be a techie to know that companies like Google, Facebook, and Twitter have a goldmine of information about your personal activities on the internet. After all, to those...[more]
‘The enormous multiplication of books in every branch of knowledge is one of the greatest evils of this age; since it presents one of the most serious obstacles to the acquisition of correct...[more]
I’m confident the sudden, all-encompassing change in pace for ‘data’ over the last few years has been fueled by our need to want more information out of our world. The immediacy and sheer speed with...[more]