Avalon in CMSWire: Improving your ability to look at your big data

CMSWire has published an article by Avalon’s Search Practice Director, Miles Kehoe, entitled “Have You Looked at Your (Big) Data Lately?”

Kehoe writes:

While originating in only a handful of formats, there is virtually no standard for metadata. And even formats that include a standard set of fields, like Microsoft Office documents, have issues with bad values. As my article “Sixty Guys Named Sarah” says, “poor metadata makes even the best of search platforms perform poorly.”

Small errors can be easy to ignore or averaged away in numerical processing. But once you start looking at a large number of data errors, it becomes a question of risk.

Read the full article on CMSWire.

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About Casey Green

Casey Green is EVP of Business Development and an Owner of Avalon Consulting, LLC. He has over 25 years of software industry experience and is responsible for overall management of Avalon's partner selection and relationships, marketing, sales and business development.
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