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Data Governance 2.0 at the Hub of Data Curation

By   5 hours ago

Data Curation needs to be guided by Data Governance so it can secure itself a place as a core Data Management requirement. The MIT Technology Review Insights states, “Data is the single biggest asset at most organizations. It’s time to start treating it accordingly.” Towards that end, leaders and boards have been called to action […]

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Redis Labs Announces Redis University

By   4 hours ago

by Angela Guess A new press release reports, “Redis Labs, the home of Redis and provider of Redis Enterprise, announces Redis University, an online destination for Redis users and enthusiasts to learn from peers and the world’s most renowned database experts. Redis University immediately becomes the #1 training destination for Redis, named the “Most Loved […]

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Case Study: Using Data Quality and Data Management to Improve Patient Care

By   19 hours ago

Mismatched patient data is the third leading cause of preventable death in the United States, according to healthIT.gov, and a 2016 survey by the Poneman Institute revealed that 86 percent of all healthcare practitioners know of an error caused by incorrect patient data. Patient misidentification is also responsible for 35 percent of denied insurance claims, […]

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So, What is Data Mapping and Why is it the Key to GDPR Compliance?

By   19 hours ago

Click to learn more about author Richard Macaskill. The first three posts in this series on GDPR are: So, What is GDPR and Why Should Database Administrators Care? So, What is GDPR, and Why Should Your Customers Care? So, What is a Data Protection Impact Assessment and Why Should Organizations Care? I’ve read a lot about […]

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Trifacta Increases Adoption Among Marketers as Solution for Faster Data Onboarding

By   20 hours ago

by Angela Guess A new press release states, “Trifacta, the global leader in data preparation, today announced that use of its Wrangler products is increasing among marketers to onboard marketing data, with both marketing departments and with organizations that are embedding the product into their own marketing and analytics solutions. To date, 18 percent of […]

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Arcadia Data Unveils Arcadia Instant for KSQL, Industry’s First Native Visual Analytics for Apache Kafka

By   20 hours ago

by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “Arcadia Data, provider of the first visual analytics and BI software native to big data, today announced the general availability of Arcadia Instant for KSQL. As the industry’s first native Apache Kafka® visualization software, Arcadia Instant helps get users up and running quickly to visually explore […]

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Silwood Technology Launches Oracle e-Business Suite and Microsoft Dynamics Starter Packs

By   20 hours ago

by Angela Guess A new press release reports, “Metadata discovery software vendor Silwood Technology Ltd  has expanded its series of GDPR Starter Packs for major application packages, including SAP, JD Edwards and Siebel. Today’s launch of Oracle E-Business Suite and Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Starter Packs will enable more users to quickly and simply identify […]

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Machine Learning vs. Deep Learning

By   2 days ago

The debate on Machine Learning vs. Deep Learning has gained considerable steam in the past few years. The fundamental strength of both these technologies lies in their ability to learn from available data. Though both of these offshoot AI technologies triumph in “learning algorithms,” the manner in which Machine Learning (ML) algorithms learn is very […]

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Big Data, Make Room for Precision Data

By   2 days ago

Click to learn more about author Justin Schweisberger. In the six years or so since it started to grab headlines, Big Data has made it to the mainstream, and businesses are starting to report tangible results. Most large organizations now have Big Data initiatives in place. Yet for many, there’s still a long way to […]

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    Apr 26 DAS Webinar: The Rise of the Graph Database

    By   2 months ago

    DATE: April 26, 2018 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar Graph databases are growing in popularity, with their ability to quickly discover and integrate key relationship between enterprise data sets.  Business use cases such as recommendation engines, master data management, social networks, enterprise knowledge graphs […]

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    May 2 DGPO Webinar: Lessons Learned from a Chief Data Steward

    By   2 months ago

    DATE: May 2, 2018 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees This webinar is hosted by: About the Webinar Barbara Deemer is the Chief Data Steward and co-lead of Navient Corporation’s award-winning Data Governance Program.  Barbara began her career with Navient (formerly Sallie Mae) in 1982 as a payroll […]

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    May 3 DI&A Webinar: Data-centric Analytics and Understanding the Full Data Supply Chain

    By   2 months ago

    DATE: May 3, 2018 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees  About the Webinar While model development is an important part of analytics, this activity can be compromised by a lack of understanding of the data used in these models and poor Data Quality. For insights to be relied […]

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    May 8 DataEd Webinar: Implementing the Data Maturity Model (DMM)

    By   2 months ago

    DATE: May 8, 2018 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar The Data Management Maturity (DMM) model is a framework for the evaluation and assessment of an organization’s Data Management capabilities. This model—based on the Capability Maturity Model pioneered by the U.S. Department of Defense for […]

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    May 10 Smart Data Webinar: Transforming Industries with AI (Manufacturing & Retail)

    By   3 months ago

    DATE: May 10, 2018 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar The state of the art and practice for AI and Machine Learning (ML) has matured rapidly in the past few years, making it an ideal time to take a look at what works and what […]

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    May 16 DM Radio Webinar: Are Data Lakes for Business Users?

    By   3 months ago

    DATE: May 16, 2018 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees This webinar is sponsored by: About the Webinar Data lakes took root because they provided an instant sandbox for data scientists to explore raw data sourced from operational, analytical, and external systems. As data lakes have matured, organizations […]

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    May 17 RWDG Webinar: Using Data Governance to Protect Sensitive Data

    By   3 months ago

    DATE: May 17, 2018 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar Many Data Governance programs start out by focusing on the protection of sensitive data. Improvements in protection of data require that people are held formally accountable for following the rules associated with appropriate handling of […]

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    May 22 Webinar: Modeling Data Governance

    By   3 months ago

    DATE: May 22, 2018 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees This webinar is sponsored by: About the Webinar When starting a data governance initiative, the stakeholders may not fully grasp the complexity of the data architecture or know how to define the processes needed to implement a governance […]

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    May 23 Webinar: How to Make Your Data Ready for AI

    By   3 months ago

    DATE: May 23, 2018 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees This webinar is sponsored by: About the Webinar Smarter businesses apply AI to learn and continuously evolve the way they work. To extract full value from AI, companies need data strategy that gives them access to all their […]

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      So, What is Data Mapping and Why is it the Key to GDPR Compliance?

      By   19 hours ago

      Click to learn more about author Richard Macaskill. The first three posts in this series on GDPR are: So, What is GDPR and Why Should Database Administrators Care? So, What is GDPR, and Why Should Your Customers Care? So, What is a Data Protection Impact Assessment and Why Should Organizations Care? I’ve read a lot about […]

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      Big Data, Make Room for Precision Data

      By   2 days ago

      Click to learn more about author Justin Schweisberger. In the six years or so since it started to grab headlines, Big Data has made it to the mainstream, and businesses are starting to report tangible results. Most large organizations now have Big Data initiatives in place. Yet for many, there’s still a long way to […]

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      AI Infuses the Next Generation of Web Application Development

      By   3 days ago

      Click to learn more about author James Kobielus. Mainstream Web application development is beginning to incorporate the tools of Artificial Intelligence (AI). Before long, we’ll see programmers of all sort incorporating AI into even the most mundane browser-based applications. If you doubt what I just said, take a look at the following recent industry developments: Citizen […]

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      Is Rapid Discovery of ERP or CRM Personal Data for GDPR possible?

      By   3 days ago

      Click to learn more about author Roland Bullivant. One of the key tasks early in a GDPR compliance programme is to locate where Personal Data is stored across an organisation’s information ecosystem. Often this is referred to as an Information Audit or Readiness Assessment. To comply with GDPR, an organisation must be able to point […]

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      Analytics Translator vs. Citizen Data Scientist: What is the Difference?

      By   6 days ago

      Click to learn more about author Kartik Patel. There is a new business role on the horizon and, at first glance, it may seem very much like a role that was introduced a few short years ago. This new enterprise role is known as an ‘Analytics Translator’ and, while there is some confusion regarding the distinction between this […]

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      When Everything in AI is Unique, How do You Solve for it?

      By   6 days ago

      Click to learn more about author Paul Barba. Intuition is a core component of human intelligence. But it doesn’t always send us in the right direction. Anyone versed in mathematics will know that sometimes the world behaves opposite to expectations.  Things that seem normal or given can actually be outliers. Outliers are the norm. Take […]

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      Not Another Block in the Chain: Data and Blockchain Technology

      By   7 days ago

      Click to learn more about author Rex Chen. If more security breaches on social media and elsewhere happen, or if the number of accounts violated by groups both foreign and domestic increases, if the status quo persists, expect more people to insist that their data have better protection than the cyber equivalent of a chair angled against […]

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      How to Embrace Digital Transformation in Data Management

      By   1 week ago

      Click to learn more about author Avneet Narang. The only way that companies can stay in the race in today’s severely competitive business environment is by implementing advanced tools and technologies in daily operations. Top of the list of priorities should be Data Management. This is primarily because of the deluge of data generated from […]

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      Data Integration: Common Mistakes and Best Practices

      By   1 week ago

      Click to learn more about author Ibrahim Surani. The Need for Data Integration A piece of a jigsaw puzzle, albeit an important component of the overall picture, has little utility on its own. It needs to be properly connected to other pieces of the puzzle to derive meaningful results. Data coming in from disparate sources […]

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        Data Governance 2.0 at the Hub of Data Curation

        By   5 hours ago

        Data Curation needs to be guided by Data Governance so it can secure itself a place as a core Data Management requirement. The MIT Technology Review Insights states, “Data is the single biggest asset at most organizations. It’s time to start treating it accordingly.” Towards that end, leaders and boards have been called to action […]

        Read More →

        Case Study: Using Data Quality and Data Management to Improve Patient Care

        By   19 hours ago

        Mismatched patient data is the third leading cause of preventable death in the United States, according to healthIT.gov, and a 2016 survey by the Poneman Institute revealed that 86 percent of all healthcare practitioners know of an error caused by incorrect patient data. Patient misidentification is also responsible for 35 percent of denied insurance claims, […]

        Read More →

        Machine Learning vs. Deep Learning

        By   2 days ago

        The debate on Machine Learning vs. Deep Learning has gained considerable steam in the past few years. The fundamental strength of both these technologies lies in their ability to learn from available data. Though both of these offshoot AI technologies triumph in “learning algorithms,” the manner in which Machine Learning (ML) algorithms learn is very […]

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        A Brief History of the Data Warehouse

        By   7 days ago

        A Data Warehouse (DW) stores corporate information and data from operational systems and a wide range of other data resources. Data Warehouses are designed to support the decision-making process through data collection, consolidation, analytics, and research. They can be used in analyzing a specific subject area, such as “sales,” and are an important part of […]

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        Data Science Collaboration: How to Centralize Data Science to Power Organizations

        By   1 week ago

        Domino Data Lab provides a Data Science platform that empowers organizations to drive their business through the use of predictive models. The platform accelerates breakthrough research and increases collaboration and productivity of data scientists. The company was founded in 2013 and is based in San Francisco. Organizations can use Domino Data Lab on-premises or in […]

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        Dawn of the Chief Digital Officer

        By   1 week ago

        The term “CDO” has typically refered to Chief Data Officer. But some industry leaders make the case for revising it to mean Chief Digital Officer. One of them is Langley Eide, Chief Strategy Officer at Data Science and Analytics platform vendor Alteryx. A Chief Digital Officer title, she says, “leans forward into digital transformation,” and […]

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        Data Containers Demystified: A Reliable Data Movement Solution

        By   2 weeks ago

        The Data Management industry has seen a significant rise in the recent interest of Data Containers. As Cloud Computing has gained popularity, methods for transporting data and its processing instructions, have been investigated, with Data Containers coming in as a viable a solution. Data Containers solve the problem of getting software to run reliably, while […]

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        Lighting a Fire Under Enterprise Data Science

        By   2 weeks ago

        How do we characterize a good Data Science professional? A well-trained Data Scientist can deal with dirty data and knows how to cleanse it the right way to avoid compromising analysis at the back end. He or she is the individual who the CEO should be thanking for preventing a multi-billion-dollar mistake when some random […]

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        GDPR: From Panic to Practical Response

        By   2 weeks ago

        The countdown to the May 25, 2018 General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) enforcement deadline is almost at zero, causing some organizations to panic, and others to procrastinate, hoping for a miracle. A whitepaper by ASG Technologies compiled with Forbes entitled Make Time for GDPR includes recent figures from Veritas suggesting that: “86% of organizations worldwide […]

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          Redis Labs Announces Redis University

          By   4 hours ago

          by Angela Guess A new press release reports, “Redis Labs, the home of Redis and provider of Redis Enterprise, announces Redis University, an online destination for Redis users and enthusiasts to learn from peers and the world’s most renowned database experts. Redis University immediately becomes the #1 training destination for Redis, named the “Most Loved […]

          Read More →

          Trifacta Increases Adoption Among Marketers as Solution for Faster Data Onboarding

          By   20 hours ago

          by Angela Guess A new press release states, “Trifacta, the global leader in data preparation, today announced that use of its Wrangler products is increasing among marketers to onboard marketing data, with both marketing departments and with organizations that are embedding the product into their own marketing and analytics solutions. To date, 18 percent of […]

          Read More →

          Arcadia Data Unveils Arcadia Instant for KSQL, Industry’s First Native Visual Analytics for Apache Kafka

          By   20 hours ago

          by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “Arcadia Data, provider of the first visual analytics and BI software native to big data, today announced the general availability of Arcadia Instant for KSQL. As the industry’s first native Apache Kafka® visualization software, Arcadia Instant helps get users up and running quickly to visually explore […]

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          Silwood Technology Launches Oracle e-Business Suite and Microsoft Dynamics Starter Packs

          By   20 hours ago

          by Angela Guess A new press release reports, “Metadata discovery software vendor Silwood Technology Ltd  has expanded its series of GDPR Starter Packs for major application packages, including SAP, JD Edwards and Siebel. Today’s launch of Oracle E-Business Suite and Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Starter Packs will enable more users to quickly and simply identify […]

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          Rockwell Automation Simplifies Analytics for Industrial Productivity

          By   2 days ago

          by Angela Guess According to a new press release, “Industrial organizations must be able to quickly identify ways to tighten production schedules and maximize revenue. Gaining insight into operations and production capabilities to make informed decisions has often involved time-intensive IT projects and a highly specialized skillset. Today, Rockwell Automation expands the FactoryTalk® Analytics portfolio, […]

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          EasyMorph Announces Integration with Qlik Sense

          By   2 days ago

          by Angela Guess A new press release reports, “EasyMorph Inc., a provider of self-service data preparation and automation software, announces general availability of a Qlik Sense integration extension that enables programmable, context-dependent, user-initiated interactions, and data exchange with external systems, right from Qlik Sense applications. Traditionally, analytical systems such as Qlik Sense are viewed as […]

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          Crowdsourcing App Findyr Merges with Analytics and Machine Learning Experts Leviathan

          By   2 days ago

          by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “Findyr, the global platform for crowdsourcing of hyper local, street-level data and insights has today announced its merger with Leviathan, the big data analytics platform specializing in analysis of cloud ingested big data with leading machine learning models. The merger, which will continue to operate as […]

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          Data443 Leads the Future with Classification, eDiscovery and GDPR Capabilities for Blockchain

          By   3 days ago

          by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “Data443 Risk Mitigation, Inc., a leading data security company and current Early Stage Exhibitor at the 2018 RSA Conference, announced today that its award-winning data classification, governance, and eDiscovery product ClassiDocs™ supports advanced regulations like the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and privacy legislation for the […]

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          New Research from Sumo Logic Reveals Demand for Disruptive Security Analytics Tools

          By   3 days ago

          by Angela Guess A recent press release reports, “Sumo Logic, the leading cloud-native, machine data analytics platform that delivers continuous intelligence for modern applications, today announced the findings of an independent global survey that found security professionals lack the necessary tools and processes needed to provide visibility in the cloud and to converge development, security […]

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