dark data


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dark data

Information a company receives during the course of business that it never does anything with. A huge amount of dark data is collected on registration forms and e-commerce sites. See Big Data and copy data.
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The study found a typical UK organisation reports Dark Data rates of 59% (EMEA avg.
The technology research and advisory company Gartner defines dark data as "the information assets organizations collect, process and store during regular business activities, but generally fail to use for other purposes (for example, analytics, business relationships, and direct monetizing).
Report and E-Guide Available To view a full copy of "The Visibility Void: A Dark Data Economy Threatens the Enterprise," please visit: 2014 Security Report--The Visibility Void www.
There is immense value to be unlocked by connecting this information, so called dark data, to the work people do every day enabling users to quickly discover what is happening and then act with the power of collective insight.
cell automation, microscale reactors, pre-formulation screening, robotics for purification column optimization, etcetera) the volume of dark data is increasing exponentially.
A server farm often is referred to as a dark data center because it does not require human intervention in the computing process except for an occasional repair technician.
APC by Schneider Electric, a global leader in integrated Critical Power and Cooling Services, said it had recently installated a Tier 3+ dark data center for Arab National Bank (ANB) in Saudi Arabia.
Resembling a checkerboard, Data Matrix is a binary code constructed of light and dark data modules (1's and 0's), also referred to as elements.
Nuix is once again leading the trend in using technology to leverage the value and minimize the risk of dark data, taking what we've learned from eDiscovery search and analytics and applying it to the larger problem of information governance," said Bennett B.
These rudiments generate enormous amount of valuable data that is present in the dark form (videos, human language, body gesture, and emotions) and generally, traditional data analytics software are not capable enough to process all these data, and to process these kind dark data the concept of affective computing evolved.
However, he added that CIOs need to understand how to deal with hybrid data--the combination of structured and unstructured data--as well as dark data.