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Studies in Big Data

Big Data for the Greater Good

Editors: Emrouznejad, Ali, Charles, Vincent (Eds.)

  • Highlights recent developments and challenges in Big Data
  • Introduces novel optimization algorithms and codes that can be used in the Big Data setting and are useful for the public
  • Written by respected experts in the field
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-93061-9
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  • Due: August 11, 2018
  • ISBN 978-3-319-93060-2
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About this book

This book highlights some of the most fascinating current uses, thought-provoking changes, and biggest challenges that Big Data means for our society. The explosive growth of data and advances in Big Data analytics have created a new frontier for innovation, competition, productivity, and well-being in almost every sector of our society, as well as a source of immense economic and societal value. From the derivation of customer feedback-based insights to fraud detection and preserving privacy; better medical treatments; agriculture and food management; and establishing low-voltage networks – many innovations for the greater good can stem from Big Data. Given the insights it provides, this book will be of interest to both researchers in the field of Big Data, and practitioners from various fields who intend to apply Big Data technologies to improve their strategic and operational decision-making processes.

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  • Big Data for the Greater Good: An Introduction

    Charles, Vincent (et al.)

    Pages 1-18

  • Big Data Analytics and Ethnography: Together for the Greater Good

    Charles, Vincent (et al.)

    Pages 19-33

  • Big Data: A Global Overview

    Ishikiriyama, Celia Satiko (et al.)

    Pages 35-50

  • Big Data for Predictive Analytics in High Acuity Health Settings

    Zaleski, John

    Pages 51-100

  • A Novel Big Data-Enabled Approach, Individualizing and Optimizing Brain Disorder Rehabilitation

    Janatova, Marketa (et al.)

    Pages 101-127

Buy this book

eBook $129.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-93061-9
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $169.99
price for USA in USD
  • Customers within the U.S. and Canada please contact Customer Service at 1-800-777-4643, Latin America please contact us at +1-212-460-1500 (Weekdays 8:30am – 5:30pm ET) to place your order.
  • Due: August 11, 2018
  • ISBN 978-3-319-93060-2
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Big Data for the Greater Good
Editors
  • Ali Emrouznejad
  • Vincent Charles
Series Title
Studies in Big Data
Series Volume
42
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-93061-9
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-93061-9
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-93060-2
Series ISSN
2197-6503
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 204
Number of Illustrations and Tables
21 b/w illustrations, 34 illustrations in colour
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