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Database Migration Best Practices

By   3 hours ago

Click here to learn more about author Evans Walsh. One of the biggest challenges that businesses face is database migration. There is a lot of work involved and a great share of risk. Even so, this has to be done if you wish to improve the customer experience on your systems. From time to time, you […]

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Data Science Platforms Help Insight Leaders Outperform Competition

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by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “DataScience, Inc. today announced the results of a commissioned study, ‘Data Science Platforms Help Companies Turn Data Into Business Value,’ conducted by Forrester Consulting on behalf of DataScience. The study identified a minority of firms (22%) that were ‘Insights Leaders,’ companies that embed analytics and data […]

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Birst Achieves EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Certification

By   3 hours ago

by Angela Guess A new press release announces, “Birst, the global leader in Cloud BI and Analytics for the Enterprise, today announced it has received TRUSTe validation for meeting the rigorous qualifications for the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework put forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA). This certification assures that Birst […]

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Wipro, CDW, Others Announce Partnerships with Vaultize to Expand Data Lifecycle Protection

By   3 hours ago

by Angela Guess A recent press release reports, “Wipro, CDW and other global IT, industry and finance leaders including Savangard and Wavestone announced today their formal partnerships with Vaultize Technologies to extend and improve their file security and data lifecycle protection capabilities. Vaultize enables partners and their clients to protect assets and streamline workflows that […]

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Global IoT Security Market to Grow at an Impressive CAGR of 48% Through 2021

By   2 hours ago

by Angela Guess A new press release reports, “According to the latest market study released by Technavio, the global internet of things (IOT) security market is expected to grow at a CAGR of close to 48% during the forecast period. This research report titled ‘Global Internet Of Things Security Market 2017-2021’ provides an in-depth analysis […]

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Internet of Things Market Study Published

By   2 hours ago

by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “Unisphere Research and Radiant Advisors today announced the publication of a brand new study on IoT adoption and maturity. By surveying both current and potential users in the marketplace, the study documents the key perceptions, practices, challenges and success factors in IoT adoption and usage. ‘Today, […]

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Don’t Call it a Data Lake, its a Data River. Here’s Why.

By   3 days ago

Click to learn more about video blogger Stefan Groschupf. Introducing the Big Data & Brews video blog series presented by Stefan Groschupf, Founder of Datameer. The series will touch on hot topics within the business of Big Data, Machine Learning, Analytics, Internet of Things, Cloud Computing, Data Lakes, Data Governance, Modern BI, NoSQL and Next Generation Technologies. […]

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Podium Data Enables 25X Acceleration in the Delivery of Enterprise Data to Business Teams

By   3 days ago

by Angela Guess According to a new press release, “Podium Data today announces Podium 3.0, the latest release of Podium Data’s enterprise data lake management platform with dramatically expanded data preparation and publishing capabilities. ‘Podium’s customers have achieved a twenty-five-fold acceleration in delivery of new data to business users – from six months to less […]

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MapR Awarded Additional Patent for Converged Data Platform

By   3 days ago

by Angela Guess A recent press release reports, “MapR Technologies, Inc., the provider of the first and only converged data platform, today announced that it has been granted a patent (US9,501,483) from the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The awarded patent demonstrates the company’s technology advancements in architecting a modern data platform that reliably […]

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    Jan 26 LDM Webinar: How Data Modeling Fits into an Overall Enterprise Architecture

    By   2 months ago

    DATE: January 26, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all Attendees About the Webinar Enterprise Architecture (EA) provides a visual blueprint of the organization, and shows key interrelationships between data, process, applications, and more.  By abstracting these assets in a graphical view, it’s possible to see key interrelationships, particularly […]

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    Feb 2 DI&A Webinar: Data Lake vs. Data Warehouse

    By   2 months ago

    DATE: February 2, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar Modern data analysis is moving beyond the Data Warehouse to the Data Lake where analysts are able to take advantage of emerging technologies to manage complex analytics on large data volumes and diverse data types. Yet, […]

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    Feb 9 Smart Data Webinar: Artificial General Intelligence – When Can I Get It?

    By   2 months ago

    DATE: February 9, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar Artificial General Intelligence (AGI) – or strong AI – refers to a domain-independent, machine-based system that approaches or exceeds human performance on any and all cognitive tasks. Estimates for the arrival of true AGI solutions […]

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    Feb 14 Data-Ed Webinar: Data Architecture Strategies – Constructing Your Data Garden

    By   2 months ago

    DATE: February 14, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar Data architecture is foundational to an information-based operational environment. Without proper structure and efficiency in organization, data assets cannot be utilized to their full potential, which in turn harms bottom-line business value. When designed well […]

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    Feb 16 RWDG Webinar: The New Non-Invasive Data Governance Framework

    By   2 months ago

    DATE: February 16, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar Non-Invasive Data Governance is summarized as the practice of formalizing accountability for data and the application of governance to process. Non-Invasive Data Governance describes how data governance is applied to the organization rather than being […]

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    Feb 23 LDM Webinar: Data Modeling & Business Intelligence

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    DATE: February 23, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees This webinar is sponsored by: About the Webinar Business Intelligence (BI) is a valuable way to use information to show the overall health and performance of the organization. At its core is quality, well-structured data that allows for […]

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    Mar 2 DI&A Webinar: Descriptive, Prescriptive, and Predictive Analytics

    By   2 months ago

    DATE: March 2, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar Data analysis can be divided into descriptive, prescriptive and predictive analytics. Descriptive analytics aims to help uncover valuable insight from the data being analyzed. Prescriptive analytics suggests conclusions or actions that may be taken based […]

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    Mar 9 Smart Data Webinar: Data Science and Business Analysis – A Look at Best Practices for Roles, Skills, and Processes

    By   3 months ago

    DATE: March 9, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar Google “citizen data scientist” today and you will see about 1M results. That number is data. It may be interesting, but it is meaningless without context. Sometimes it appears that we are drowning in data […]

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    Mar 14 Data-Ed Webinar: The Importance of MDM – Eternal Management of the Data Mind

    By   3 months ago

    DATE: March 14, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar Despite its immaterial nature, data has a tendency to pile up as time goes on, and can quickly be rendered unusable or obsolete without careful maintenance and streamlining of processes for its management. This presentation […]

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      Database Migration Best Practices

      By   3 hours ago

      Click here to learn more about author Evans Walsh. One of the biggest challenges that businesses face is database migration. There is a lot of work involved and a great share of risk. Even so, this has to be done if you wish to improve the customer experience on your systems. From time to time, you […]

      Read More →

      Don’t Call it a Data Lake, its a Data River. Here’s Why.

      By   3 days ago

      Click to learn more about video blogger Stefan Groschupf. Introducing the Big Data & Brews video blog series presented by Stefan Groschupf, Founder of Datameer. The series will touch on hot topics within the business of Big Data, Machine Learning, Analytics, Internet of Things, Cloud Computing, Data Lakes, Data Governance, Modern BI, NoSQL and Next Generation Technologies. […]

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      Machine Learning and Statistical Algorithms: Training With Everything We’ve Got

      By   5 days ago

      Click here to learn more about author James Kobielus. Machine Learning and other statistical algorithms are like muscles. How you train a statistical algorithm makes all the difference in how well it performs the task for which it was constructed. You could say training an algorithm is a bit like conditioning your muscles in a gym. It […]

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      The Power of Data Intermediaries

      By   7 days ago

      Click to learn more about author Ravi Shankar. Food for Thought At the grocery store the other day, I marveled at the staggering number of brands that were assembled under a single roof, and I thought about the incredible journey that brought each of them together, from diverse factories and farms. This ample selection could […]

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      Importance of Business Intelligence and Social Networking

      By   1 week ago

      Click here to learn more about author Kartik Patel. Let’s talk about the application of social media and social networking within the Business Intelligence environment. This might seem like an odd concept but give it some thought. Every consumer and business user is now used to the idea that they can share, rate, discuss and […]

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      The Internet of Things: How New Data is Driving Your Day-to-Day

      By   2 weeks ago

      Click here to learn more about author Andrew Sohn. The Internet of Things (IoT) is generating countless numbers of interactions between devices every day—in all kinds of different ways. But the consequences of these interactions aren’t about the Internet or the things at all. What IoT is all about is data. The lifecycle of an […]

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      Database Reflections: Ten Things to Consider

      By   2 weeks ago

      Click here to learn more about author Michael Blaha. I’m going to do something different this month and reflect on some observations of the IT industry. My comments will focus on database-related topics. This is a smattering of ideas that is not intended to be comprehensive. I’m hoping that this article will stimulate dialogue. I […]

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      How Can Companies Stay Relevant in the Big Data Market?

      By   2 weeks ago

      Click to learn more about video blogger Andrew Brust. The Big Data & Brews video blog series continues with host Andrew Brust, Senior Director of Market Strategy and Intelligence. The series touches on hot topics within the business of Big Data, Analytics, Internet of Things, Machine Learning, Cloud Computing, Modern BI, NoSQL and Next Generation Technologies. […]

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      Frequencies in R — Part 2

      By   3 weeks ago

      Click here to learn more about author Steve Miller. In last month’s blog, I compared several functions that compute frequencies and crosstabs in R. The ones I’ve worked with primarily, and the foci of Part 1, were table from the base package, xtabs from the stats package, and count from Hadley Wickham’s plyr package. Tests were conducted on a data set […]

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        SQL versus NoSQL Databases: A Review of Key Themes

        By   4 days ago

        Non-relational databases (aka NoSQL), in many different variations, have become a popular database model for handling Big Data. They use two novel concepts, making them different from earlier, “classical” database models. The concepts having so much impact are horizontal scaling, spreading out the storage and work, and eliminating the use of “Structured Query Language” (SQL) […]

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        The Emphasis is on Out-of-the-Box Internet of Things Data Management

        By   5 days ago

        Enterprises face growing Data Management challenges as the industrial Internet of Things (IoT) becomes an increasing part of their daily activities. The difficulties for companies in sectors like manufacturing and energy start with a slew of Internet of Things devices, producing and sending information in realtime, whose sensor data must often be combined with other […]

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        A Comparative Study of Business Intelligence and Analytics Market Trends

        By   6 days ago

        The global Business Intelligence and Analytics market this year has already reached or is nearing $16.9 Billion, according to Gartner. The BI and Analytics market has undergone a major transformation from an enterprise IT-led, record reporting system to business-driven self-service data explorations. This turnaround of trends in Business Intelligence (BI) and Analytics indicates a larger […]

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        Cognitive Computing: The Hype, the Reality

        By   2 weeks ago

        The phrase ‘Cognitive Computing’ has been slowly, but prominently, edging its way into the mainstream business culture since IBM’s introduction to Watson in 2011. Watson was a unique response-capable computing system built to compete against humans on the popular game show, Jeopardy!. Inspired by this innovative approach, many companies have since followed suit and began […]

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        Data Science Education and Research at The University of Michigan

        By   2 weeks ago

        The University of Michigan’s Data Science education program provides a wide range of training options, which can be tailored to the individual goals of the student. They offer an individualized, interactive, data-centered training experience. The U of M Graduate Data Science Certificate Program’s primary mission is to develop a corps of skilled Data Scientists with […]

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        Business Glossary Basics

        By   2 weeks ago

        Enterprises continue to grow and so does data environment complexity, including data terminology both internal and external to a particular enterprise. Consider a firm that builds computer chips for new devices. Each project may have its own Database System and Data Dictionary. Yet engineers, management, accountants, and customers need to speak the same language to […]

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        Self-Service Business Intelligence is Big, but is it for Everyone?

        By   3 weeks ago

        What intelligence are we seeing lately about the state of Self-Service Business Intelligence (SSBI)? Let’s start with the fact that the numbers are pointing up. According to a recent report published by Research and Markets, the global Self-Service Business Intelligence market will grow from $3.6 billion in 2016 to $7.3 billion by 2021, at a […]

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        The Data Warehouse: From the Past to the Present

        By   3 weeks ago

        Bill Inmon, the “Father of Data Warehousing,” defines a Data Warehouse (DW) as, “a subject-oriented, integrated, time-variant and non-volatile collection of data in support of management’s decision making process.” In his white paper, Modern Data Architecture, Inmon adds that the Data Warehouse represents “conventional wisdom” and is now a standard part of the corporate infrastructure. […]

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        2017 Machine Learning Trends

        By   3 weeks ago

        Machine Learning (ML) has revolutionized the world of computers by allowing them to learn as they progress forward with large datasets, thus mitigating many previous programming pitfalls and impasses. Machine Learning builds algorithms, which when exposed to high volumes of data, can self-teach and evolve. When this unique technology powers Artificial Intelligence (AI) applications, the […]

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          Data Science Platforms Help Insight Leaders Outperform Competition

          By   3 hours ago

          by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “DataScience, Inc. today announced the results of a commissioned study, ‘Data Science Platforms Help Companies Turn Data Into Business Value,’ conducted by Forrester Consulting on behalf of DataScience. The study identified a minority of firms (22%) that were ‘Insights Leaders,’ companies that embed analytics and data […]

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          Birst Achieves EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Certification

          By   3 hours ago

          by Angela Guess A new press release announces, “Birst, the global leader in Cloud BI and Analytics for the Enterprise, today announced it has received TRUSTe validation for meeting the rigorous qualifications for the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework put forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA). This certification assures that Birst […]

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          Wipro, CDW, Others Announce Partnerships with Vaultize to Expand Data Lifecycle Protection

          By   3 hours ago

          by Angela Guess A recent press release reports, “Wipro, CDW and other global IT, industry and finance leaders including Savangard and Wavestone announced today their formal partnerships with Vaultize Technologies to extend and improve their file security and data lifecycle protection capabilities. Vaultize enables partners and their clients to protect assets and streamline workflows that […]

          Read More →

          Global IoT Security Market to Grow at an Impressive CAGR of 48% Through 2021

          By   2 hours ago

          by Angela Guess A new press release reports, “According to the latest market study released by Technavio, the global internet of things (IOT) security market is expected to grow at a CAGR of close to 48% during the forecast period. This research report titled ‘Global Internet Of Things Security Market 2017-2021’ provides an in-depth analysis […]

          Read More →

          Internet of Things Market Study Published

          By   2 hours ago

          by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “Unisphere Research and Radiant Advisors today announced the publication of a brand new study on IoT adoption and maturity. By surveying both current and potential users in the marketplace, the study documents the key perceptions, practices, challenges and success factors in IoT adoption and usage. ‘Today, […]

          Read More →

          Podium Data Enables 25X Acceleration in the Delivery of Enterprise Data to Business Teams

          By   3 days ago

          by Angela Guess According to a new press release, “Podium Data today announces Podium 3.0, the latest release of Podium Data’s enterprise data lake management platform with dramatically expanded data preparation and publishing capabilities. ‘Podium’s customers have achieved a twenty-five-fold acceleration in delivery of new data to business users – from six months to less […]

          Read More →

          MapR Awarded Additional Patent for Converged Data Platform

          By   3 days ago

          by Angela Guess A recent press release reports, “MapR Technologies, Inc., the provider of the first and only converged data platform, today announced that it has been granted a patent (US9,501,483) from the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The awarded patent demonstrates the company’s technology advancements in architecting a modern data platform that reliably […]

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          Intertrust Launches Personagraph’s Secure Marketing Platform

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          by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “Intertrust Technologies Corporation announces the next generation of its Personagraph private marketplace for advertisers and digital marketers. Personagraph is a data-driven, programmatic technology that converts both shared and contextual consumer data into knowledge that media buyers and sellers will use to unite consumers with the brands […]

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          Neuromorphic Chip Market to Surpass US $10 Billion by 2026

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          by Angela Guess A new press release reports, “Technological advancements in the open-ended dominion of Artificial Intelligence (AI) are demanding advanced neuromorphic chips to serve as processors from machine learning and automated reasoning operations. According to a latest research by Future Market Insights, development of AI systems is fuelling the growth of global demand for […]

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