Big Data Best Practices

At the moment there are not many big data best-practices. In fact, as Michael Chui, one of the authors of the well-known report Big Data: The Next Frontier for Innovation, Competition, and Productivity by the McKinsey Global Institute told at the MIT Sloan CIO Symposium in 2012, there are “‘no [Big Data] best practices. I’d say there are emerging next practices”.

The Los Angeles Police Department Predicts and Fights Crime With Big Data

Macy’s Is Changing The Shopping Experience With Big Data Analytics

AirBnB Matches Apartments, Castles And Igloos With Guests Using Big Data

How P&G Uses Big Data To Turn Diapers Into Insights

MasterCard Applies Big Data To Help Retailers Achieve Better Results

Kayak Uses Big Data To Predict The Best Day To Book Your Travel Journey

The Entertainment Network ESPN Is Winning The Game With Big Data

Morgan Stanley Understands How To Leverage Their Big Data

How Time Warner Cable Uses Big Data To Optimize The Viewers’ Experience

Union Pacific Railroad Turned To The Industrial Internet To Stay On Track

Southwest Airlines Uses Big Data To Deliver Excellent Customer Service

How Nestlé Understands Brand Sentiment Of 2.000 Brands In Real-time

How Heineken Interacts With Customers Using Big Data

How Big Data Enabled Spotify To Change The Music Industry

How Fashion Retailer Nordstrom Drives Innovation With Big Data Experiments

From Big Data to Big Mac; how McDonalds leverages Big Data

How Etihad Airways Uses Big Data To Reach Its Destination

How Engine Yard applies big data to improve customer application performance

How Coca-Cola takes a refreshing approach on big data

Ford drives in the right direction with big data

The world largest coffee shop, Starbucks, grinds a lot of data

Will Apple re-invent big data?

Big Data Meets Walt Disney’s Magical Approach

Big Data ensures a healthy financial position at Aurora Health Care

Purdue University achieves remarkable results with big data

The Nike+ gamification platform delivers valuable big data insights

With proof of concepts, Rabobank learned valuable big data lessons

Catalyst IT Services hires big data to do the job

Zynga is a big data company masqueraded as a gaming company

For Caesars Entertainment Big Data is more important than gambling

Big data enables the InterContinental Hotel Group to become a service-oriented data-driven organisation

Shell drills deep with big data

Walmart is making big data part of its DNA

Big Data is in the driver’s seat at Hertz

John Deere is revolutionizing farming with big data

T-Mobile USA cuts downs churn rate by 50% with big data

Trucking company US Xpress drives efficiency with big data

Rolls Royce shifts in higher gear with big data.

TomTom and Big Data

Big Data during the Obama campaign

How Amazon is leveraging Big Data

Big Data at the Australian Open

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