By using website you agree to our use of cookies as described in our cookie policy. Learn More

TDWI Upside - Where Data Means Business

Data Digest: Predictive Analytics, Data Decay, Hadoop Basics

Learn the benefits of advanced analytics practices, how to prevent data decay, and how to improve your use of Hadoop.

Predictive Analytics Is the Future

Predictive analytics and other advanced practices are becoming more prevalent because they provide faster, more applicable insights.

Read more at Information Age

Understanding and Solving Data Decay

Like everything else, data loses value over time. Knowing why and how this happens will help you enforce data quality practices that can keep your data accurate.

Read more at Business 2 Community

Making the Most of Hadoop

Though Hadoop is becoming ubiquitous, the skills for effectively using the platform are not. If your enterprise is struggling with Hadoop, here are some tips.

Read more at Dbta

About the Author

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

TDWI Membership

Accelerate Your Projects,
and Your Career

TDWI Members have access to exclusive research reports, publications, communities and training.

Individual, Student, and Team memberships available.