Last month having written about Taxonomies, I thought I would spend time understanding Ontologies as the word popped up a lot associated with Taxonomies. The challenge became how to explain the use of a word Ontology that is mostly used in academic and data scientist circles. Whereas the term Taxonomies is mostly used commercially in business. Recap Taxonomy the hierarchical … [Read more...] about Ontology: A Tree or a Forest What do You Need?
Where Is The Real Value in Big Data?
Taking a look at all the activity related to Big Data one should ask the question, how much of Big Data is actually useful. By applying just a little common sense we discover only a small amount. I have been working with data for over 40 years and if we go back to pre-internet days we experienced what we called data overload and we discovered then that data itself wasnt … [Read more...] about Where Is The Real Value in Big Data?
An Extensive Glossary Of Big Data Terminology
Big data comes with a lot of new terminology that is sometimes hard to understand. Therefore we have created an extensive Big Data glossary that should give some insights. Some of the definitions refer to a corresponding blog post. Of course this big data glossary is not 100% complete, so please let us know if there are missing terminology that you would like to see … [Read more...] about An Extensive Glossary Of Big Data Terminology
Ontology Delivers Semantic Search For Enterprise Applications
Company Ontology Address Phoenix Yard, 65-69 Kings Cross Road, London, WC1X 9LW, United Kingdom Founders Leo Zancani & Benedict Enweani Founded January 2007 Funding Unknown Employees 37 Website www.Ontology.com Rating 7 bits Ontology claims to be to applications what Google was to the web. Instead of integrating the many different enterprise applications … [Read more...] about Ontology Delivers Semantic Search For Enterprise Applications