Big Data Analysis Finally in Healthcare

Data Analysis in Healthcare Has Finally Arrived! Although the term “Big Data” has been around for close to a decade now, it’s no surprise that healthcare and medicine in general is finally starting to pick up on it. Having shadowed a few physicians in various healthcare systems and interacting with some of the IT department…

Data Lake – Differences from Data Warehouses

Comparative Differences! As I mentioned before, data lakes take in all data in its raw form. As a result, this can make it a bit more time intensive and resource consuming in perform analytics on the data in the lake, but it also increases in versatility and flexibility. Because a data warehouse essentially profiles business…

D’WuhBeeAye – Bringin’ in the Hadoop!

Are we Hadooping now? How about now? How Hadoop Can Help In Healthcare! Meant to help solve problems dealing with lots of data, a combination of complex and structured data with simple data sets of simple numbers. Unfortunately, tables and databases don’t really have a mechanic that can help with this complex variety of data, nor…

D’WuhBeeAye – Analytic Tools

Analytic Tools for Data Warehousing! Now that you got the data warehouse schema set up! Now for the to(ols)ys! There are many kinds of analytic tools that you can use in your organization with your data warehouse, so instead of listing them out, I’m just going to discuss the overview on certain tools on why…

D’WuhBeeAye – Introduction to DW-BI

My First Look Into DW-BI Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence (DW-BI) I really do suppose it’s time for me to talk about this topic now, I’ve had these tabs pulled up on Chrome for close to a month now and I kept telling myself, “I’ll write about it today… no today… nah tomorrow” And now…

Big Data In Healthcare

The Rising Rise of Big Data Big data or large data sets, when pulled together in the right context can provide hidden insights to trends and patterns that can help dictate or guide certain decisions. But how did it happen? Emerging technologies these past few years have really allowed large complex sets of data be…