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July 2015

Data in the News for the week of July 20, 2015

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Making news this week: 500 users to test MasterCard’s new fingerprint and facial recognition software for online payments * AOL’s CTO Seth Demsey is excited about working with Microsoft and Verizon * and more.

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Venture Development Center (VDC) is an advisory services firm that assists its clients in identifying, defining, and implementing breakthrough uses of Big Data. The VDC success story is based on the unique ability of the organization to identify new and powerful data assets from the Big Data ecosystem and then develop applications and information use cases that drive solid revenue results and transform existing business practices. The practice areas that characterize VDC projects include creating new products and revenue streams for data owners and bringing forth new information assets and strategies to educate and assist data users to adapt to the rapidly changing world of Big Data.

Data in the News for the week of July 13, 2015

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In the news: ZestFinance takes it’s unique credit score technology to China * Marketers are willing to spend more on digital adverts if the return on investment was more concrete * Infocore’s Kitty Kolding talks about meeting international data demands * and much more.

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Venture Development Center (VDC) is an advisory services firm that assists its clients in identifying, defining, and implementing breakthrough uses of Big Data. The VDC success story is based on the unique ability of the organization to identify new and powerful data assets from the Big Data ecosystem and then develop applications and information use cases that drive solid revenue results and transform existing business practices. The practice areas that characterize VDC projects include creating new products and revenue streams for data owners and bringing forth new information assets and strategies to educate and assist data users to adapt to the rapidly changing world of Big Data.

Data in the News for the week of June 29, 2015

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This week: Nielsen’s Mitch Barnes says Big Data is fueling an advertising renaissance * McKinsey Report weighs in on the Internet of Things * When some companies get sold, so could the data they possess * and more.

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Venture Development Center (VDC) is an advisory services firm that assists its clients in identifying, defining, and implementing breakthrough uses of Big Data. The VDC success story is based on the unique ability of the organization to identify new and powerful data assets from the Big Data ecosystem and then develop applications and information use cases that drive solid revenue results and transform existing business practices. The practice areas that characterize VDC projects include creating new products and revenue streams for data owners and bringing forth new information assets and strategies to educate and assist data users to adapt to the rapidly changing world of Big Data.

Video: Using Big Data to Acquire In-Market Consumers- June 9, 2015

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Using Big Data to Acquire In-Market Consumers..

As “Big Data” continues to get bigger and consumers engage with brands across multiple digital channels, companies must shift their marketing tactics to better align with the shopping behaviors of today’s digital consumers. However, many marketers are limited to using lists from common data sources that provide zero competitive advantage. Data-as-a-Service (DaaS) is a process that is a game-changer, leveraging the modern data ecosystem and real-time data analytics to create a customized “always on” dataset in an increasingly dynamic economy.

To learn more about Data-as-a-Service, visit: datamentors.com/daas-data-service

Using Big Data to Acquire In-Market Consumers from DataMentors on Vimeo.

Are you looking to purchase data or possibly figure out how to monetize the data you currently own? Contact us today and let’s discuss your options!

Venture Development Center (VDC) is an advisory services firm that assists its clients in identifying, defining, and implementing breakthrough uses of Big Data. The VDC success story is based on the unique ability of the organization to identify new and powerful data assets from the Big Data ecosystem and then develop applications and information use cases that drive solid revenue results and transform existing business practices. The practice areas that characterize VDC projects include creating new products and revenue streams for data owners and bringing forth new information assets and strategies to educate and assist data users to adapt to the rapidly changing world of Big Data.