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Gov’t Unveils Cattle Tracking System-related Big Data to the Public

Gov’t Unveils Cattle Tracking System-related Big Data to the Public

SEOUL, April 6 (Korea Bizwire) — Starting from Tuesday, the government will release through its exclusive website the big data that it has accumulated for many years through the official cattle traceability system. The Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs implemented the cattle traceability system in December 2008. Under this system, the ministry has [...]

Top Businesses to Create South Korea’s First Data Dam

Top Businesses to Create South Korea’s First Data Dam

SEOUL, Feb. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — Trendsetting companies from various fields including communications, credit card and others will join hands to build South Korea’s first private-sector ‘data dam’. SK Telecom Co., jointly with Shinhan Card Co., Korea Credit Bureau Co., GS Retail Co. and Real Estate 114 Inc. have formed a data alliance, announcing plans [...]

S. Korea to Build Public Big Data System by Combining All Government Data

S. Korea to Build Public Big Data System by Combining All Government Data

SEOUL, Feb. 2 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea plans to build a public big data system by 2024 by compiling all data from government agencies. Statistics Korea introduced plans to build the K-Statistics System on Monday, a cloud-based public big data system that collects data from both central and regional governments as well as public [...]

S. Korea to Develop Big Data Collection and Analysis System for Military Logistics by 2025

S. Korea to Develop Big Data Collection and Analysis System for Military Logistics by 2025

SEOUL, Nov. 29 (Korea Bizwire) — The defense ministry plans to develop a “big data” collection and analysis system to more efficiently take advantage of diverse and scattered data so as to make better policy for military operations and troops. Currently, the military has vast amounts of data on more than 1.4 million items related [...]

New Travel Forecast Service to Offer Safer, Better Traveling Experience

New Travel Forecast Service to Offer Safer, Better Traveling Experience

SEOUL, Oct. 28 (Korea Bizwire) — The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism and Korea Tourism Organization introduced a new service that recommends tourist spots based on big data analysis. Travel Forecast provides recommendations on customized tourist destinations and offers information on traffic conditions, estimated daily number of tourists and weather forecasts. Users can select [...]