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Data Digest: Big Data at Big Companies, AI in Security, Data Sets for Machine Learning

Today learn how American Express came to use big data in a big way, how AI applications can help with cybersecurity, and how to build new data sets for machine learning or other advanced analytics.

American Express Benefits from Big Data

Big data is still in relative infancy, but some enterprises are using it to great effect. Spokespeople from the credit card giant American Express describe the challenges and benefits of their big data projects in this article.

Read more at Forbes

The Future of Cybersecurity is AI

Few enterprises can afford a full-time cybersecurity team. This article explains how integrating automation and AI into cybersecurity will improve businesses’ abilities to identify and avoid threats.

Read more at Information Age

Acquiring Data for Machine Learning

Your new enterprise might start without any data to its name, which is a major problem if you want to build a machine learning or AI application. This article offers five sources for creating data sets from scratch -- useful for either training machine learning algorithms or for other advanced analytics.

Read more at Dataconomy

About the Author

Quint Turner is an editorial intern at TDWI and an undergraduate English student at Skidmore College. Follow his blog at

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