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Frequencies in R — Part 1

Steve Miller

By   5 hours ago

Click here to learn more about author Steve Miller. I’m often asked to name the most common statistical procedure used in my company’s Data Science work. My answer, only partly in jest, is frequencies and crosstabs — to help with the mundane tasks of profiling and exploring data. Indeed frequency distributions and the dotplots that showcase […]

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How to Dive into Data Lakes and Not Drown

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By   5 hours ago

Kyvos Insights has a question for Enterprise Analytics executives: How are your Data Lakes working out for you? For many that embarked on journeys to stock up Hadoop based Data Lakes, with everything from structured transaction records to non-relational data such as log files, Internet clickstream records, sensor data, social streams, and so on, the answer has been […]

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New Arbor SP Insight Extension Raises the Bar for Network Visibility

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By   5 hours ago

by Angela Guess A recent press release reports, “Arbor Networks Inc., the security division of NETSCOUT, today announced Arbor SP Insight, a new software-based extension to its Arbor Networks SP platform (Arbor SP) that dramatically expands and enhances network operators’ traffic analytics and distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack forensics capabilities. The majority of the world’s internet […]

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Cloudera Continues Global Momentum in Financial Services Sector

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By   5 hours ago

by Angela Guess A recent press release states, “Financial services firms from all over the world are under pressure to grow their businesses by adding new, consumer-friendly digital services, including more mobile access options, while minimizing risk and maintaining compliance. Today Cloudera, the global provider of the fastest, easiest, and most secure data management and […]

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One Network Delivers Real Time Value Network 17.0

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by Angela Guess A new press release reports, “One Network Enterprises (www.onenetwork.com), a global provider of secure, multi-party, SaaS and PaaS cloud networks, today announced the availability of the latest version of its Real Time Value Network™ (RTVN). The newest offering continues to deliver on the company’s vision to enable customer-driven business networks and foster […]

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IBM Watson for Cyber Security Beta Program Launches with 40 Clients Globally

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by Angela Guess A new press release reports, “IBM Security today announced that global leaders in banking, healthcare, insurance, education and other key industries have joined the IBM Watson for Cyber Security beta program. Sun Life Financial, University of Rochester Medical Center, Avnet, SCANA Corporation, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, California Polytechnic State University, University of […]

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Emarsys Launches AI Marketing Capabilities to Simplify the Role of B2C Marketers

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By   5 hours ago

by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “Emarsys, a leading global B2C marketing cloud company,announces the launch of Emarsys AI Marketing (AIM) that will revolutionise the role of marketers, and increase revenue and return on investment (ROI) for global brands. The new, disruptive capabilities of AIM will alleviate the marketer’s burden, not by […]

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How can Experienced Programmers be Trained to Become Data Scientists?

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By   1 day ago

In the Data Science industry, the year 2018 will be the one to watch in US as the business community faces a severe demand-supply gap in Data Science jobs. McKinsey Global has projected fresh Data Science job openings of up to 180,000 in US alone. This forecast may very well reflect the global need for […]

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AWS Extends Amazon Aurora with PostgreSQL Compatibility

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By   1 day ago

by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company, announced it has added full PostgreSQL compatibility to Amazon Aurora, the AWS database engine that combines the speed and availability of high-end commercial databases with the simplicity and cost-effectiveness of open source databases. With Amazon Aurora’s new PostgreSQL […]

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    Dec 8 Smart Data Webinar: Leverage the IOT to Build a Smart Data Ecosystem

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    DATE: December 8, 2016 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar No (successful) business is an island. For decades, business schools have taught strategies for improving competitiveness by evaluating strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats (SWOT), and considering market forces represented by competitors, consumers, and suppliers. Today, […]

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    Dec 13 Data-Ed Webinar: Exorcising the Seven Deadly Data Sins

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    DATE: December 13, 2016 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar The difficulty of implementing a new data strategy often goes underappreciated, particularly the multi-faceted procedural challenges that need to be met while doing so. Deficiencies in organizational readiness and core competence represent clearly visible problems […]

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    Dec 15 RWDG Webinar: Using Agile to Justify Data Governance

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    DATE: December 15, 2016 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar The Agile development methodology is here to stay. Data Governance is not going away any time soon. These two discipline share some common ground but often compete when it comes to the “right” thing to […]

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    Jan 4 DGPO Webinar: Best Practices in Implementing Data Governance Policies and Standards

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    DATE: January 4, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees This Webinar is Hosted by: About the Webinar This case study reviews TIAA’s approach to developing and establishing best practices within their Finance and Actuarial functions to implement Data Governance Policy and Standards. How do you turn a […]

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    Jan 5 DI&A Webinar: Data Insights and Analytics Frameworks

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    DATE: January 5, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees. About the Webinar This webinar will provide an overview of the standard architecture components needed to perform analytics and derive data insights from within each of the three common database environments. This will include the sandbox environment for […]

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    Jan 10 Data-Ed Webinar: Data-Centric Strategy & Roadmap – Supercharging Your Business

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    By   2 weeks ago

    DATE: January 10, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar In many organizations and functional areas, data has pulled even with money in terms of what makes the proverbial world go ‘round. As businesses struggle to cope with the 21st century’s newfound data flood, it […]

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      Frequencies in R — Part 1

      Steve Miller

      By   5 hours ago

      Click here to learn more about author Steve Miller. I’m often asked to name the most common statistical procedure used in my company’s Data Science work. My answer, only partly in jest, is frequencies and crosstabs — to help with the mundane tasks of profiling and exploring data. Indeed frequency distributions and the dotplots that showcase […]

      Read More →

      Be Careful with Derived Data

      Michael Blaha

      By   2 days ago

      Click here to learn more about author Michael Blaha. We often perform database reverse engineering as part of our consulting work. We have found that it’s common for databases to contain derived data. Derived data is data that can be computed from other base data. Often, the storing of derived data is a mistake and […]

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      The Voice of Data Quality: Neither an Echo nor a Form of Confirmation Bias

      Dr. Rahul Razdan

      By   5 days ago

       Click here to learn more about author Dr. Rahul Razdan. In the aftermath of the U.S. presidential election, and amidst cries about “the day data died,” it is fitting to respond to the purported demise of data and questions about the value of this subject in general. Let me, then, state at the outset that data are […]

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      The Shifting Sands of Data Governance

      Ian Rowlands

      By   1 week ago

      Click here to learn more about author Ian Rowlands. Not so long ago, it seemed that the book had been closed on Data Governance. The Operating Model was clearly defined, the issue management process was well understood, data management practices were all clear. The foundation was firm. Now, the sands have shifted. The foundations are […]

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      The Dawn of NewSQL: Bridging the Gap Between Traditional RDBMS and NoSQL

      Jeff Boehm

      By   1 week ago

      Click here to learn more about author Jeff Boehm. In the history of computing, the introduction of the relational database helped spark an explosion of application development and delivery. Yet while that technology has experienced improvements over the decades, it’s built on 30-year-old concepts of computing. Modern day organizations have a clear strategy toward globalization […]

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      How Data Analytics Can Help Healthcare and Smart Cities

      Stefan Groschupf

      By   2 weeks ago

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

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      Data Privacy Management – Service Setup and Alignment with Governance

      Tejasvi Addagada

      By   2 weeks ago

      Click here to learn more about author Tejasvi Addagada. Most organizations have grown in-organically over the past few years with mergers and acquisitions where planning for data, lacked the focus. Moreover, there is no account on the growing private information that is collected, or was collected from customers, employees and third parties. Most of this […]

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      Data Security and Protection of Emails

      Cathy Nolan

      By   3 weeks ago

      Click here to learn more about author Cathy Nolan. No one can deny that email and email hacking was at the center of our recent Presidential election. If nothing else, the American public learned that putting personal information in emails is not much safer than posting it on one of the numerous social media sites. […]

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      Data Warehouse Aiding in Supply Chain Strategies – A Case Study

      Sakthi Rangarajan

      By   3 weeks ago

      Click here to learn more about author Sakthi Rangarajan. The mining industry has been hit hard in recent years by uncertain metal prices and increasing commodity costs. Experts are predicting that the prices of key commodities like energy, tires, trucks, cement, grinding media will continue to grow and the metal prices will continue to be shaky […]

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        How to Dive into Data Lakes and Not Drown

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        By   5 hours ago

        Kyvos Insights has a question for Enterprise Analytics executives: How are your Data Lakes working out for you? For many that embarked on journeys to stock up Hadoop based Data Lakes, with everything from structured transaction records to non-relational data such as log files, Internet clickstream records, sensor data, social streams, and so on, the answer has been […]

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        How can Experienced Programmers be Trained to Become Data Scientists?

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        By   1 day ago

        In the Data Science industry, the year 2018 will be the one to watch in US as the business community faces a severe demand-supply gap in Data Science jobs. McKinsey Global has projected fresh Data Science job openings of up to 180,000 in US alone. This forecast may very well reflect the global need for […]

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        Is NoSQL (or No+SQL) the Future of Databases?

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        By   6 days ago

        There are strong opinions among IT leaders about where the real future of database technology lies. At the DATAVERSITY® Enterprise Data World 2016 Conference, for example, one could hear Mike Bowers, Enterprise Data Architect at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS), tout the virtues of NoSQL. He urged every organization to have […]

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        Cloud Computing: Latest Trends, Issues, and Innovations

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        By   1 week ago

        Cloud Computing is an essential part of many enterprises’ Data Architecture; and, not just in new enterprises, but throughout multiple industries and in companies of all sizes. Gatepoint Research has done a survey showing why. IT pros and business executives both like the advantages of Cloud storage. Access to data, after a disaster, came in […]

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        2017 Trends for Semantic Web and Semantic Technologies

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        By   1 week ago

        Are you hearing the term “Semantic Web” as often as you may have in the past?  There’s no denying the importance of the technologies, standards, concepts, and collaborations that define the Semantic Web proper and all that is affiliated with it or grown out of it. These range from a dependency on RDF/OWL triple stores […]

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        Cognonto Takes On Knowledge-Based Artificial Intelligence

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        By   2 weeks ago

        Knowledge-based Artificial Intelligence. That’s the direction taken by startup Cognonto, co-founded by Michael Bergman, a man whose history in the AI, Machine Learning, Semantic technologies, Internet search and data arenas goes back a long way. That includes his additional duties as CEO of Structured Dynamics, birthplace of UMBEL (Upper-level Mapping and Binding Exchange Layer), a […]

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        Big Data Processing 101: The What, Why, and How

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        By   2 weeks ago

        First came Apache Lucene, which was, and still is, a free, full-text, downloadable search library. It can be used to analyze normal text for the purpose of developing an index. The index maps each term, “remembering” its location. When the term is searched for, Lucene immediately knows all the places where that term had existed. […]

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        Get Master Data Management Right – and Fast – with Full-Production Analytics

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        By   3 weeks ago

        The accurate information that Master Data Management (MDM) can produce for an enterprise feeds their bigger objectives: helping customers fulfill their centralized customer-view needs for various types of applications and specific business purposes. The Innovative Systems Synchronos Enterprise Master Data Management platform serves both MDM and rapid application development purposes. In June, the MDM Institute […]

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        Microservices for Big Data: Flipping the Paradigm

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        By   3 weeks ago

        “Microservices are essentially applications that are broken down into small pieces. Using microservices, businesses can prevent large-scale failure by isolating problems, and save on computing resources,” commented Jack Norris, Senior Vice President of Data and Applications at MapR. Microservices are now altering a major Data Management paradigm of the last 30 years. In a recent […]

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          New Arbor SP Insight Extension Raises the Bar for Network Visibility

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          By   5 hours ago

          by Angela Guess A recent press release reports, “Arbor Networks Inc., the security division of NETSCOUT, today announced Arbor SP Insight, a new software-based extension to its Arbor Networks SP platform (Arbor SP) that dramatically expands and enhances network operators’ traffic analytics and distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack forensics capabilities. The majority of the world’s internet […]

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          Cloudera Continues Global Momentum in Financial Services Sector

          cl

          By   5 hours ago

          by Angela Guess A recent press release states, “Financial services firms from all over the world are under pressure to grow their businesses by adding new, consumer-friendly digital services, including more mobile access options, while minimizing risk and maintaining compliance. Today Cloudera, the global provider of the fastest, easiest, and most secure data management and […]

          Read More →

          One Network Delivers Real Time Value Network 17.0

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          By   5 hours ago

          by Angela Guess A new press release reports, “One Network Enterprises (www.onenetwork.com), a global provider of secure, multi-party, SaaS and PaaS cloud networks, today announced the availability of the latest version of its Real Time Value Network™ (RTVN). The newest offering continues to deliver on the company’s vision to enable customer-driven business networks and foster […]

          Read More →

          IBM Watson for Cyber Security Beta Program Launches with 40 Clients Globally

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          By   5 hours ago

          by Angela Guess A new press release reports, “IBM Security today announced that global leaders in banking, healthcare, insurance, education and other key industries have joined the IBM Watson for Cyber Security beta program. Sun Life Financial, University of Rochester Medical Center, Avnet, SCANA Corporation, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, California Polytechnic State University, University of […]

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          Emarsys Launches AI Marketing Capabilities to Simplify the Role of B2C Marketers

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          By   5 hours ago

          by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “Emarsys, a leading global B2C marketing cloud company,announces the launch of Emarsys AI Marketing (AIM) that will revolutionise the role of marketers, and increase revenue and return on investment (ROI) for global brands. The new, disruptive capabilities of AIM will alleviate the marketer’s burden, not by […]

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          AWS Extends Amazon Aurora with PostgreSQL Compatibility

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          By   1 day ago

          by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company, announced it has added full PostgreSQL compatibility to Amazon Aurora, the AWS database engine that combines the speed and availability of high-end commercial databases with the simplicity and cost-effectiveness of open source databases. With Amazon Aurora’s new PostgreSQL […]

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          Ravel Law Launches New Analytics for US Court System

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          by Angela Guess A new press release reports, “Ravel Law, a legal research and analytics platform, today announced the launch of Court Analytics, a first-of-its-kind offering that provides an unprecedented view into the caselaw and decisions of state and federal courts. Ravel’s Court Analytics answers critical questions that litigators face in developing legal strategy. By […]

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          FIS Helps Drive Privacy Compliance for Global Financial Institutions

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          by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “FIS, a global leader in financial services technology, and Trunomi, a provider of customer consent management and permissioned personal data-sharing technology, are working to turn the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) into an opportunity for financial institutions to improve customer service while complying with the […]

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          Sinequa and Ekimetrics to Deliver Value from Data with Cognitive Search

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          by Angela Guess A new press release states, “Sinequa, a leader in cognitive search and analytics, and Ekimetrics, a leading strategy consultancy specialized in data science and big data, today announced a partnership agreement. The combined power of Sinequa’s Cognitive Search & Analytics platform with Ekimetrics’ in-depth data science and machine learning expertise provides customers […]

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