All signal, no noise. How does that sound?
Announcing the end of the too-much-information age…
This summer I got the chance to work with BiG Consultancy whilst finishing my Masters course in Computational Finance at Exeter University. I was interning at Crowdcube.com an equity crowd-funding platform, who use BiG team as their Data experts.
I arrived at BiG Consultancy with relatively little knowledge or experience of working with big data or real-life data problems. However, during my time interning there, I was able to learn a great deal about the issues commonly faced everyday by businesses.
At BiG we’re passionate about innovating with data but it’s coming together of brilliant minds that makes what we do possible. Rich flow of fresh talent and attitudes is crucial to keep our enthusiasm for problem solving with data infectious. Here is what our intern, 4th year Mathematics student Conor, made of working at BiG.
In the dwindling light of the Data Protection Act and many unknowns of the new General Data Protection Regulation. Tom gives an entertaining report on what does the looming compliance deadline mean for businesses and what should you do to prepare for it?
Jonny, an accomplished digital marketing specialist, shares his passion for analytics and demonstrates how Crowdcube use data to understand their business. Including how and where to focus time and resource.
Working in the world of Big Data can be exhausting. As soon as you get your head around one complex technology, another three spring up behind you to replace it. While you were looking the other way, head buried in code, the state-of-the-art goalposts moved a little bit further into the future.