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Big Data Analytics to Help U.N. Achieve Key Development Goals

Big Data Analytics to Help U.N. Achieve Key Development Goals

SEOUL, May 31 (Korea Bizwire) – Advances in computing technology and dataanalytics tools are expected to help the United Nations achieve its keygoals of reducing poverty and ensuring sustainable development, the head of the U.N. agency’s sub-regional office said Wednesday. Kilaparti Ramakrishna, head and director of the U.N. Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) East and North-East Asia Office, made the remarks during a forum [...]

National Election Commission Warns Voters of Big Data Analysis Ahead of Election

National Election Commission Warns Voters of Big Data Analysis Ahead of Election

SEOUL, April 20 (Korea Bizwire) – The National Election Commission has warned voters and the media ahead of the presidential election scheduled for next month that big data analysis must not be confused with election polls. The independent agency that overlooks elections and referendums said in a statement yesterday that the results of big data [...]

Local Government Offers Big Data for Prospective Restaurant and Café Owners

Local Government Offers Big Data for Prospective Restaurant and Café Owners

SUWON, South Korea, April 5 (Korea Bizwire) – One of the biggest challenges for prospective restaurant and café owners is to pick the right spot. The Gyeonggi Provincial Government has decided to provide some insight for these candidates to help them make the best decisions using local big data.  The data, relating to 5,517 commercial [...]

Nominum Introduces Solution for CSPs to Integrate DNS-based Subscriber Data with Big Data Platforms

Nominum Introduces Solution for CSPs to Integrate DNS-based Subscriber Data with Big Data Platforms

REDWOOD CITY, CA, Mar. 21 (Korea Bizwire) - Nominum™, the DNS security innovation leader and first to market with an extensible DNS-based platform that accelerates digital transformation for service providers, announced today the immediate availability of N2™ Big Data Connector, a purpose-built tool that allows big data platforms to collect and leverage DNS data. With N2 Big [...]

Big Data Freeway System to Connect Korean Scientists With the World

Big Data Freeway System to Connect Korean Scientists With the World

SEOUL, March 14 (Korea Bizwire) – A big data system allowing scientists around the world to share their findings and data through ultra-fast Internet connections has been introduced in South Korea. The Korea Institute of Science and Technology Information (KISTI) joined Pacific Research Platform (PRP), an open platform science project as a global partner. The [...]

Korean Valentine’s Day Celebrates Friendship more than Love

Korean Valentine’s Day Celebrates Friendship more than Love

SEOUL, Feb. 13 (Korea Bizwire) – Valentine’s Day is still one of the most meaningful occasions for lovers, but for South Koreans, it has become a day to express friendship between colleagues, classmates, and even family members.  Big data analysis firm Daumsoft said Monday that the word “friends” has been the most popular term related [...]

Datameer Drives Business Growth with New Executive Leadership Hires and Customer Wins

Datameer Drives Business Growth with New Executive Leadership Hires and Customer Wins

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 24 (Korea Bizwire) — On the heels of appointing new CEO, Christian Rodatus, Datameer today announced George Shahid as chief financial officer (CFO) and Jeff Gallagher as senior vice president of sales. These executive leadership additions come at a critical stage of Datameer’s growth, as the company aggressively scales all aspects of its go-to-market [...]

Naver Uses Artificial Intelligence to Recommend Travel Ideas

Naver Uses Artificial Intelligence to Recommend Travel Ideas

SEOUL, Jan. 12 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korean Internet giant Naver announced Wednesday the launch of ConA (Context Recognition AI), an artificial intelligence platform that automatically recommends travel destinations overseas.  According to Naver, ConA uses deep learning technology and makes use of big data from online tour sites or restaurant information to come up with [...]