SOCIETY | Jun 20, 2019

DESI 2019: lights and shadows of the digital world in Italy

Italy is in difficulty in terms of digital skills and use of the Internet according to the Digital Economy and Society Index. Digital services and open data are fine
Twenty-fourth, one step ahead of Poland, Greece, Romania and Bulgaria. For the third year in a row, Italy is fourth to last in the Digital Economy and Society Index, DESI 2019, a tool through which the European Commission has been monitoring the digital competitiveness of Member States since 2015. Digital services, open data and connectivity Like in DESI 2018, the Italian situation is saved by digital public services, where Italy ranks 18th, and by open data, where it ranks fourth in Europe. Despite the[…]
SOCIETY | Feb 14, 2019

Big Data get in the game

Big Data have arrived on tennis and volleyball courts. Extracting value from data and statistics has become so important that the number one tennis player Novak Djokovic decided to bring in a Data Scientist[…]
MARKET | Apr 20, 2017

Is Data Lake a new resource?

Organisations are increasingly relying on knowledge derived from data to improve profitability, discover new opportunities, accelerate product and service innovation, and ensure a good customer experience. Big Data however, as[…]