Ten big data case studies in a nutshell #big #data #public #companies

Posted On Sep 26 2017 by

# Ten big data case studies in a nutshell You haven’t seen big data in action until you’ve seen Gartner analyst Doug Laney present 55 examples of big data case studies in 55 minutes. It’s kind of like The Complete Works of Shakespeare. Laney joked at Gartner Symposium. though less entertaining and hopefully more informative. (Well, maybe, for this tech crowd.) The presentation was, without question, a master class on the three Vs definition of big data: Data characterized by increasing variety. velocity and volume. It’s a description, by the way, that Laney — who also coined the term infonomics …


50 Top Open Source Tools for Big Data #hadoop, #open #source, #big #data #

Posted On Sep 23 2017 by

# 50 Top Open Source Tools for Big Data Posted June 4, 2012 By Whenever analysts or journalists assemble lists of the top trends for this year, “big data” is almost certain to be on the list. While the catchphrase is fairly new, in one sense, big data isn’t really a new concept. Computers have always worked with large and growing sets of data, and we’ve had databases and data warehouses for years. What is new is how much bigger that data is, how quickly it is growing and how complicated it is. Enterprises understand that the data in their …


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Posted On Sep 22 2017 by

# Geoforskning.no – PhD comics Vant undervisningspris Førstelektor i geologi Erland Lebesbye ble tildelt studentenes undervisningspris ved Universitetet i Tromsø. Mads Andre Hansen overrakte Erland Lebesbye en sjekk på kr. 20 000 som en del av studentenes undervisningspris.Foto: Kai Mortensen Erland Lebesbye, førstelektor ved Institutt for geovitenskap (IG) ved UiT – Norges arktiske universitet ble tildelt Undervisningsprisen ved Fakultet for naturvitenskap og teknologi 2017. Prisen skal stimulere til økt fokus på undervisning og læring og hedre fagansatte som har utmerket seg med fremragende undervisning. Lebesbye ble nominert for tre av kursene han holder ved IG. Foruten heder og ære, ble …


5 Incredibly Cheap Big Pharma Stocks – The Motley Fool #amylin #pharma

Posted On Sep 10 2017 by

#pharma stocks # 5 Incredibly Cheap Big Pharma Stocks Image source: Getty Images. This has been a roller-coaster year for pharmaceutical stocks. The iShares U.S. Pharmaceuticals index. which follows the performance of the largest U.S.-listed companies in the industry, is still 17% lower than where it stood 12 months ago. That’s well above low points seen earlier this year, but there are still some bargains out there. Research and acquisition-happy AbbVie (NYSE:ABBV ). Allergan (NYSE:AGN ). and Pfizer (NYSE:PFE ) are poised to grow faster than their prices imply. Generic giants Mylan (NASDAQ:MYL ) and Teva Pharmaceutical Industries (NYSE:TEVA ) …


Exchange-traded funds that hold big pharma – Market Realist #nexgen #pharma

Posted On Sep 9 2017 by

#big pharma etf # Exchange-traded funds that hold big pharma The VanEck Vectors Pharmaceutical ETF (PPH ) This fund has been operational since 2011 and has net assets of $345.54 million. Big pharma companies like Johnson Johnson (JNJ ), Novartis AG (NVS ), and Pfizer together form 24.61% of this fund’s total assets. The Health Care Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLV ) This fund has been operational since 1998 and has net assets of $13 billion. This ETF is focused on big pharma companies, healthcare equipment and supplies, and biotechnology companies. Big pharma companies including Johnson Johnson and Pfizer (PFE …


China – s Drug-Price Cuts Are Hitting Big Pharma Where It Hurts #french #pharmaceutical #companies

Posted On Sep 9 2017 by

#chinese pharmaceutical companies # China’s Drug-Price Cuts Are Hitting Big Pharma Where It Hurts The world’s largest pharmaceutical companies are facing a roadblock in China as a state-led campaign to slash drug prices has triggered a slowdown in sales growth. One of the biggest problems: China’s government-run health insurance funds, which are struggling to keep up with an ageing population and surging incidence of diseases like cancer or diabetes. As they grapple with tighter budgets and a slowing economy, many of these funds are capping reimbursements to patients and pushing local authorities to negotiate with companies to lower drug prices. …


Top Pharmaceutical Companies in India, List of Best Pharma Company, Big #pharmaceutical #industry #report

Posted On Sep 8 2017 by

#pharmaceutical manufacturers # Pharmaceutical Companies in India Increasing investments in the sector The Indian pharmaceuticals market increased at a CAGR of 17.46 per cent in 2015 from US$ 6 billion in 2005 and is expected to expand at a CAGR of 15.92 per cent to US$ 55 billion by 2020. By 2020, India is likely to be among the top three pharmaceutical markets by incremental growth and sixth largest market globally in absolute size. India s cost of production is significantly lower than that of the US and almost half of that of Europe. It gives a competitive edge to …


Big Data – Analytics for Pharma Summit, Philadelphia #pharmaceutical #industries

Posted On Sep 7 2017 by

#pharma analytics # Big Data Analytics for Pharma Summit Big Data Analytics for Pharma Summit With big data analytics technologies re-shaping the pharmaceutical industry, a plethora of experts offer their knowledge within the space at this conference. Expect two days of inspiring, educational informative presentations, panel sessions networking opportunities. Request an Invitation Convince the Boss So many events on the market, why Big Data Analytics for Pharma 2016? Hear case studies from the likes of AstraZeneca. AbbVie. Novartis Janssen to benchmark your analytics strategy and stay ahead of the curve. Discover how real world evidence can be harnessed across the …


Big pharmaceutical companies are spending far more on marketing than research – The Washington Post #pharmajobs

Posted On Sep 7 2017 by

#marketing pharmaceuticals # Big pharmaceutical companies are spending far more on marketing than research Prescription drugs are a massive market: Americans spent $329.2 billion on prescription drugs in 2013. That works out to about $1,000 per person in the U.S. as John Oliver pointed out in his show on Sunday night. Oliver also mentioned that nine out of 10 big pharmaceutical companies spend more on marketing than on research. León Markovitz of Dadaviz found and graphed those figures from healthcare research firm GlobalData in the graphic below. The amounts spent on sales and marketing are shown in orange, while the …


How Big Pharma got the better of Ottawa – The Globe and Mail #lichtwer #pharma

Posted On Sep 6 2017 by

#big pharma jobs # How Big Pharma got the better of Ottawa Add to. Dr. John Bergeron pulls his car off Highway 40 in west Montreal and turns into a desolate parking lot beside a sprawling complex of buildings. Walking across the parking lot, he greets two men. One of them is Dr. Ronald Guttmann, who, like Bergeron, is a retired McGill professor who has spent many years working on the discovery, development and commercialization of new drugs. The third man is Dr. Samir Mounir, a scientific entrepreneur and former team leader at BioChem Pharma, which at one time was …