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Data Profiling: The First Step to Data Science

By   20 hours ago

Click to learn more about author Mark Hensley. In 2012 former Chief Data Scientist of the United States DJ Patil and Babson College Professor Thomson H. Davenport famously declared that the job of Data Scientist would be the “Sexiest job of the 21st Century.” While that may true, most Data Scientists spend the biggest chunk […]

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Why Is Data Analytics Important in Healthcare?

By   20 hours ago

Click to learn more about author Sanjeev Agrawal. Data Analytics is arguably the most significant revolution in healthcare in the last decade. There are several drivers for why the pace of Analytics adoption is accelerating in healthcare: With the adoption of EHRs and other digital tools, much more structured and unstructured data is now available to […]

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AI Companies, Scientists, and Others Sign Pledge Not to Develop Lethal Autonomous Weapons

By   20 hours ago

According to a recent press release, “After years of voicing concerns, AI leaders have, for the first time, taken concrete action against lethal autonomous weapons, signing a pledge to ‘neither participate in nor support the development, manufacture, trade, or use of lethal autonomous weapons.’ The pledge has been signed to date by over 160 AI-related […]

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Zapata Computing Teams Up With Google on Quantum Computing

By   20 hours ago

A recent press release reports, “Zapata Computing (www.zapatacomputing.com), a quantum software startup that spun out of Harvard University, today announced efforts to work with Google on its quantum computers as a Cirq integration partner. Zapata has designed, from the ground up, a new algorithm called CUSP — a quantum machine learning algorithm for building more […]

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LevaData Launches Maturity Model Assessment to Empower Sourcing Professionals

By   20 hours ago

According to a recent press release, “Privately held LevaData today announced the debut of the Cognitive Sourcing Maturity Model Assessment, a process and performance auditing tool geared to enterprise teams exploring digital transformation and seeking the exponential impact of AI-enabled direct materials sourcing. LevaData’s maturity assessment analyzes organizational structures, sourcing strategies, RFQ processes and negotiations […]

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Disrupting Metadata Management with Metadata Automation

By   2 days ago

The pre-digital card catalogs of libraries offer a good example of metadata (title, author, copyright, location on shelf). Metadata essentially means “data offering information about the data” or simply “data about data.” It is also often defined as “data in context,” since it supplies the “what, where, when, why, and how” of data. Metadata is […]

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Using Data to Make Better Decisions

By   2 days ago

Click to learn more about author Carie Lemack. Data is neither an end unto itself nor the end of anything in particular. It is instead the end of the beginning of a process, whose ultimate end is to improve decision-making and enable leaders to make the right decisions. To do these things requires perspective, so you […]

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Seldon Launches New Commercial Kubernetes Application on Google Cloud Platform Marketplace

By   2 days ago

A new press release reports, “Seldon today announced it is introducing a commercial Kubernetes application to all users of the Google Cloud Platform Marketplace (GCP Marketplace). The new offering will provide customers with Seldon Core, an open-source platform that makes it easier and faster to deploy machine learning models and experiments at scale. For the […]

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StaffConnect Adds New Features to Leading Mobile Employee Engagement Platform

By   2 days ago

A new press release states, “StaffConnect, the leading provider of mobile employee engagement solutions, today announced a new release of its enterprise employee engagement platform. StaffConnect version 2.2 includes new features and functionality designed to improve employee engagement and job satisfaction by creating an elevated employee experience. The new capabilities ensure that customers have even […]

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    Jul 24 Webinar: The Missing Link in Enterprise Data Governance – Automated Metadata Management

    By   2 months ago

    DATE:  July 24, 2108 TIME:  2 PM Eastern/11 AM Pacific PRICE:  Free to all attendees This webinar is sponsored by: About the Webinar So many companies and organizations are in the same boat. They’re drowning in their data — so much data, from so many different sources. They understand that data governance is hugely important for them to be […]

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    Jul 26 DAS Webinar: Data as a Profit Driver – Emerging Techniques to Monetize Data as a Strategic Asset

    By   2 months ago

    DATE: July 26, 2018 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar The Digital Economy is changing the way organizations do business across the globe, and is set to transform the economy on an unprecedented scale. Business optimization, and entirely new business models are emerging as data-driven […]

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    Aug 1 DGPO Webinar: Data Governance – From Chaos to Harmony

    By   2 months ago

    DATE: August 1, 2018 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar Introducing a formal enterprise data governance team into a company can be challenging. Even more so when the company has many siloed lines of business with separate business and IT teams. But it can be done. […]

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    Aug 2 DI&A Webinar: The Missed Promise of Hadoop and New and Emerging Technologies

    By   2 months ago

    DATE: August 2, 2018 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar Hadoop, which entered the scene with great fanfare, seems to be on its way out. Or is it? Are the pundits just being pontificating, or is there something to their end-of-life proclamations? Investment in Hadoop […]

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    Aug 14 DataEd Webinar: Getting Started with Data Stewardship

    By   2 months ago

    DATE: August 14, 2018 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar In order to find value in your organization’s data assets, heroic Data Stewards are tasked with saving the day—every single day! These heroes adhere to a Data Governance framework and work to ensure that data is captured […]

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    Aug 16 RWDG Webinar: The Non-Invasive Data Governance Framework

    By   2 months ago

    DATE: August 16, 2018 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar Data Governance is already taking place in your organization. The actions of defining, producing and using data are not new. People in your organization have, at a minimum, an informal level of accountability for the […]

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    Aug 21 Webinar: The Business Value of Data Modeling

    By   2 months ago

    DATE: August 21, 2018 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees This webinar is sponsored by: About the Webinar With changes in software development methodologies, the role of the data modeler has changed significantly. In many organizations, data modelers now find themselves on the outside looking in, relegated to […]

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    Aug 23 DAS Webinar: Data Lake Architecture – Modern Strategies & Approaches

    By   2 months ago

    DATE: August 23, 2018 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar Data Lake or Data Swamp?  By now, we’ve likely all heard the comparison.  Data Lake architectures have the opportunity to provide the ability to integrate vast amounts of disparate data across the organization for strategic […]

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    Sep 6 DI&A Webinar: Advanced Databases and Knowledge Management

    By   3 months ago

    DATE: September 6, 2018 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar These days, there are other database technologies at play besides Hadoop. As more raw data is converted to action and knowledge, finding and understanding data requires other kinds of database technology. The days of the […]

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      Data Profiling: The First Step to Data Science

      By   20 hours ago

      Click to learn more about author Mark Hensley. In 2012 former Chief Data Scientist of the United States DJ Patil and Babson College Professor Thomson H. Davenport famously declared that the job of Data Scientist would be the “Sexiest job of the 21st Century.” While that may true, most Data Scientists spend the biggest chunk […]

      Read More →

      Why Is Data Analytics Important in Healthcare?

      By   20 hours ago

      Click to learn more about author Sanjeev Agrawal. Data Analytics is arguably the most significant revolution in healthcare in the last decade. There are several drivers for why the pace of Analytics adoption is accelerating in healthcare: With the adoption of EHRs and other digital tools, much more structured and unstructured data is now available to […]

      Read More →

      Using Data to Make Better Decisions

      By   2 days ago

      Click to learn more about author Carie Lemack. Data is neither an end unto itself nor the end of anything in particular. It is instead the end of the beginning of a process, whose ultimate end is to improve decision-making and enable leaders to make the right decisions. To do these things requires perspective, so you […]

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      Provisioning Data Catalogs with Metadata: A Variable Challenge

      By   3 days ago

      Click to learn more about author Roland Bullivant. Data Catalogs are a fast-growing critical component of an Enterprise Information Management strategy. They provide a solution to document, and enable users to find and understand, how data is used across the enterprise data landscape. This is particularly valuable in the context of Data Governance and compliance, […]

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      What Is Disaster Recovery (DR) – Plan, Strategy, Service, and Template in IT

      By   4 days ago

      Click to learn more about author Malik Zakaria. A system is said to be reliable when it operates symmetrically under all circumstances (normal and abnormal). Nobody can predict the abnormal behaviour. So, we should frame a robust system which can withstand the discrepancies. This discrepancy is termed as “Disaster”, it’s a phenomenon of causing interruption which […]

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      What Does It Mean to Certify an AI Product as Safe?

      By   5 days ago

      Click to learn more about author James Kobielus. Artificial intelligence (AI) scares many people. Personally, I think those worries are seriously overblown. But we should respect the general public’s need for meaningful assurances that the next AI-infused product they acquire won’t unexpectedly transform into an evil overlord or insidious snoop. Electricity frightened a lot of people […]

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      Intelligent Video Analytics for Today’s Enterprise

      By   5 days ago

      Click to learn more about author Dipti Borkar. The proliferation of connected devices, wearables, mobility and robotics as well as the advancements in Artificial Intelligence and compute hardware has transformed not only how individuals carry on their daily lives, but also how businesses operate. The data from these new technologies comes in all shapes, forms […]

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      Myths and Facts about Master Data Management (MDM): Part II

      By   1 week ago

      Click to learn more about author Bruck Assefa. Welcome back. In this article, we’ll dive into the next five myths about Master Data Management (MDM) and build off what we learned in Part I which covered the first five myths and corresponding facts. As we’ve learned, MDM can be a confusing topic, so I’d like to […]

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      The Cutting Edge: When Your Edge is in the Data Center

      By   1 week ago

      Click to learn more about author Will Ochandarena. The conversation about IoT and edge processing traditionally centers around remote operations, like oil rigs, factories, mines, and farms.  This isn’t just because drones are fun to write about; it’s because these environments are the most likely to have all of the ingredients needed to be an […]

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        Disrupting Metadata Management with Metadata Automation

        By   2 days ago

        The pre-digital card catalogs of libraries offer a good example of metadata (title, author, copyright, location on shelf). Metadata essentially means “data offering information about the data” or simply “data about data.” It is also often defined as “data in context,” since it supplies the “what, where, when, why, and how” of data. Metadata is […]

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        Case Study: Unilog Leverages Data Preparation to Monetize Upstream Data

        By   3 days ago

        “Paxata has facilitated the monetization of our data,” said Noah Kays, Director of Content Subscriptions, at Unilog. Unilog is a global technology company specializing in e-commerce solutions and content for business-to-business distributors in the industrial products (electrical, plumbing, etc.) market. The solution includes Product Information Management system (PIM), a Content Management System (CMS), helping distributors […]

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        Data Governance: A Look Ahead from the Front Lines

        By   4 days ago

        When it comes to Data Governance and Data Management programs, the enterprise needs to be thinking about today – and tomorrow. Data Governance leaders at financial services and planning organization TIAA are wrestling with the increasing pace of change and what its impact will be on current management and governance models. “The digital world is […]

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        Serverless Computing Use Cases

        By   1 week ago

        The uniqueness of Serverless Computing is its ability to survive without the presence of physical machines and systems software. In the Serverless Computing world, the client subscribes to a set of services including special “APIs and web services” that software developers can use to quickly build useful and scalable architectures for on-demand computing services. Serverless […]

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        Artificial Intelligence Has its Foundation in Good Data

        By   1 week ago

        Creating value and competitive advantage are two top use cases for Artificial Intelligence (AI). Now, it’s time for businesses to really get their hands on how to put it to work to those ends. Most companies are ready and willing to take it on. In the case of large enterprises, they’re looking for ways to […]

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        Metadata is the Key to Data Management Success

        By   2 weeks ago

        “Metadata is hotter than ever,” said Donna Burbank, Managing Director at Global Data Strategy. “And there’s data to back up that assertion.” Speaking at DATAVERSITY® Database Now Online 2017 Conference, Burbank was referring the survey findings of the research report Emerging Trends in Metadata Management. 80 percent of survey respondents said that Metadata is as […]

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        Are Data Scientists Needed in the Self-Service Analytics World?

        By   2 weeks ago

        Fully-automated or semi-automated software systems will begin deliver more reliable Analytics and Business Intelligence (BI) reports than human Data Scientists by 2019 says Gartner. As Artificial Intelligence-powered BI technology heads towards full self-service, a general concern in the Data Science community is whether human Data Scientists will become obsolete due to the presence of super-intelligent […]

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        Streamlining Real-Time Data Integration and Analytics: The Struggle is Over

        By   3 weeks ago

        Data Architects and CDOs today face a variety of demands, including delivering Real-Time Analytics, predicting customer behavior, or operationalizing Machine Learning. All of these initiatives share one critical requirement: real-time data. But to get value from real-time data, they must enable continuous collection of data, and on-the-spot integration in-flight across heterogeneous systems. For years, companies […]

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        The Fundamentals of Deep Reinforcement Learning

        By   3 weeks ago

        Reinforcement Learning (RL), a “niche” Machine Learning technique, has surfaced in the last five years. In context-based decision making, Reinforcement Learning helps the machine take action-provoking decision making through a trial-and-error approach to achieve the optimal algorithmic model for a situation. Furthermore, the machine is trained through a reward/penalty-based feedback mechanism, the goal of which […]

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          AI Companies, Scientists, and Others Sign Pledge Not to Develop Lethal Autonomous Weapons

          By   20 hours ago

          According to a recent press release, “After years of voicing concerns, AI leaders have, for the first time, taken concrete action against lethal autonomous weapons, signing a pledge to ‘neither participate in nor support the development, manufacture, trade, or use of lethal autonomous weapons.’ The pledge has been signed to date by over 160 AI-related […]

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          Zapata Computing Teams Up With Google on Quantum Computing

          By   20 hours ago

          A recent press release reports, “Zapata Computing (www.zapatacomputing.com), a quantum software startup that spun out of Harvard University, today announced efforts to work with Google on its quantum computers as a Cirq integration partner. Zapata has designed, from the ground up, a new algorithm called CUSP — a quantum machine learning algorithm for building more […]

          Read More →

          LevaData Launches Maturity Model Assessment to Empower Sourcing Professionals

          By   20 hours ago

          According to a recent press release, “Privately held LevaData today announced the debut of the Cognitive Sourcing Maturity Model Assessment, a process and performance auditing tool geared to enterprise teams exploring digital transformation and seeking the exponential impact of AI-enabled direct materials sourcing. LevaData’s maturity assessment analyzes organizational structures, sourcing strategies, RFQ processes and negotiations […]

          Read More →

          Seldon Launches New Commercial Kubernetes Application on Google Cloud Platform Marketplace

          By   2 days ago

          A new press release reports, “Seldon today announced it is introducing a commercial Kubernetes application to all users of the Google Cloud Platform Marketplace (GCP Marketplace). The new offering will provide customers with Seldon Core, an open-source platform that makes it easier and faster to deploy machine learning models and experiments at scale. For the […]

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          StaffConnect Adds New Features to Leading Mobile Employee Engagement Platform

          By   2 days ago

          A new press release states, “StaffConnect, the leading provider of mobile employee engagement solutions, today announced a new release of its enterprise employee engagement platform. StaffConnect version 2.2 includes new features and functionality designed to improve employee engagement and job satisfaction by creating an elevated employee experience. The new capabilities ensure that customers have even […]

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          Robin Systems Paves the Way for Migration of Data-Heavy Enterprise Applications to Azure Cloud

          By   2 days ago

          According to a recent press release, “Robin Systems, the leading container-based cloud platform for big data and databases, today announced that it has partnered with Microsoft to pave the way for 1-click migration of on-premise enterprise applications including all the application data and its state to get an identical live running application on Microsoft Azure. […]

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          GE and Microsoft Enter into their Largest Partnership to Date, Accelerating Industrial IoT Adoption

          By   3 days ago

          According to a new press release, “GE and Microsoft Corp. today announced an expanded partnership, bringing together operational technology and information technology to eliminate hurdles industrial companies face in advancing digital transformation projects. As part of the union, GE Digital plans to standardize its Predix solutions on Microsoft Azure and will deeply integrate the Predix […]

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          Commvault Unveils Four New Products For Complete, Scalable Backup & Recovery

          By   3 days ago

          A new press release reports, “Commvault, a recognized global leader in backup, recovery, and data management across any hybrid environment, today announced new, simplified product, pricing, and packaging that makes it easier than ever before to buy, implement and sell Commvault solutions.  With these changes, Commvault offers converged data management solutions redefining how progressive enterprises […]

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          SolarWinds Deepens Infrastructure Visibility with Log Manager for Orion

          By   3 days ago

          According to a new press release, “SolarWinds, a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today announced SolarWinds® Log Manager for Orion®, a new, powerful log management tool for on-premises IT environments. Fully integrated with the SolarWinds Orion Platform, Log Manager is designed to provide the essential components an IT operations team needs […]

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