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4 Gotcha's in Risk Analysis for Big Data Initiatives

Evaluating risk vs. return of a big data initiative can be tricky, especially because the open source market is so active and fluid. Financial risk aside, business risk actually plays the bigger spoiler in properly estimating future cash flows and profitability of a big data project. 585 more words

Risk Management

What information and tools would Delta Air have used when it decided to invest in an RFID-based luggage tracking system for preventing lost bags?

On average, it costs an airline $70 to get a lost bag back to its owner. The airline industry as a whole lost $2.3 billion to mishandled luggage in 2015. 363 more words

Teaching Accounting

Let's Restore The Electoral College; Not Abolish It.

Once Again… The solution to what ails America is found in the Constitution. We have tampered with this document way too much. Once again the people, years removed from the alterations responsible for our woes, lack the historical perspective to solve today’s problems in a Constitutional manner. 2,294 more words

Constitution

R-Com, Aircel create 4th-largest telco

In the biggest consolidation deal in India’s telecom sector, Anil Ambani-led Reliance Communications and Maxis Communications, promoters of Aircel, on Wednesday said they would merge their wireless businesses to form the fourth-largest telecom operator in the country. 163 more words

COMPANIES

Kuwentong 90s ko

Minsan, sa sobrang daldal ko, napapahaba ang kwento ko. Tapos kapag babasahin ko na, ako mismo tinatamad.

Nga pala, thank you po sa lahat ng nagbabasa ng kaartehan ko (kung meron man). 1,179 more words

Random Talking

Big Data Projects – When You're Not Getting the ROI You Expect

Some big data projects keep getting more money pumped into them with the hope that someday they’ll drive financial value. Sadly, according to this analyst firm… 493 more words

Risk Management

Gary Johnson, Libertarian

Gary, Johnson, a former Governor of New Mexico, is running for President as a Libertarian. Johnson claims to be a social liberal and fiscal conservative. Johnson hopes to win enough votes to prevent any other candidate from winning a majority. 493 more words

Economics