Category Archives: Analytics Lab

Happy Winter Break 2016!

Here at the Analytics Lab @ OU we would like to wish you all a happy holiday season, a wonderful winter break, and a feliz año nuevo! Also, we have had some nice developments over the last few days and weeks and I would like to mention these briefly. Congratulations! Congratulations to Param Tripathi for succesfully… Read More »

Big data: what is it?

What is Big Data? Big data is term that you often hear when people talk about data science and analytics. So, the question is, “what is big data?” Doug Laney from Gartner, a leading information technology research company, defined 3 dimensions of “big data”: volume, velocity, and variety. Volume denotes the size and scale of… Read More »