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Using Your Data Corpus to Further Digital Transformation

By   2 days ago

Click to learn more about author Gary Orenstein. Introduction Every day we see freshly created data streams. From new mobile apps, to new connected appliances and automobiles, to new business applications capturing information from all corners of the world, we are awash in data. This dramatic trend is perhaps best illustrated in the skyrocketing valuations […]

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Databricks Offers Its Unified Analytics Platform as an Integrated Microsoft Azure Service

By   2 days ago

by Angela Guess A recent press release states, “Databricks, provider of a leading Unified Analytics Platform and founded by the team who created Apache Spark™, today announced it has become a partner with Microsoft to expand the reach of its Unified Analytics Platform and address customer demand for Spark on Microsoft Azure. Databricks’ Unified Analytics […]

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Radiant Solutions is Transforming Global Mapping with Unique Geospatial Information

By   2 days ago

by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “Radiant Solutions, the newly formed geospatial services business unit of Maxar Technologies (formerly MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.) today announced its strategy for combining its legacy businesses to create a new leader in the geospatial industry. Radiant Solutions will deliver unique capabilities to transform global mapping […]

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HashiCorp Vault Expands Security Governance Capabilities and Multi-Cloud Integration

By   2 days ago

by Angela Guess A recent press release reports, “HashiCorp, a leader in cloud infrastructure automation, today released HashiCorp Vault 0.9 with significant updates to both the open source and enterprise versions centered around identity and governance. Updates include an identity store to enable privileged access management across multiple identity providers, auto-unseal for AWS Key Management […]

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Data-Ed Webinar: The Seven Deadly Data Sins – Emerging from Management Purgatory

By   3 days ago

  To view just the slides from this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar While wrath and envy are best left for human resources to address, overcoming the numerous obstacles that often inhibit successful data management must be a full organizational effort. The difficulty of implementing a new data strategy often goes underappreciated, particularly the […]

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Data-Ed Slides: The Seven Deadly Data Sins – Emerging from Management Purgatory

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Data-Ed Webinar: The Seven Deadly Data Sins – Emerging from Management Purgatory from DATAVERSITY To view the On Demand recording from this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar While wrath and envy are best left for human resources to address, overcoming the numerous obstacles that often inhibit successful data management must be a full organizational […]

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Case Study: Hach Supports Water Quality with Master Data Management

By   3 days ago

On the home page of the Hach company website, there is a red button that says, “Hurricane Assistance.” That’s because the company provides water quality testing equipment to communities, companies, and individuals all over the world, some of whom are dealing with natural disasters. Above the button, the words: “After the storms, Hach is here […]

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Waterline Data Unveils Latest Smart Data Catalog for the ‘Petabyte Enterprise’

By   3 days ago

by Angela Guess A recent press release states, “Waterline Data today announced the release of Smart Data Catalog (SDC) 4.03, the latest version of its solution designed to help enterprises with multiple petabytes of data, manage and gain insight into data instead of drowning in it. SDC 4.03 is the most powerful and proven enterprise-class […]

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Split Launches Feature Experimentation Platform to Unify Continuous Delivery

By   3 days ago

by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “Split, the company with the mission to empower enterprises to make smarter product decisions, today launched the Split Feature Experimentation Platform, a unified solution for continuous delivery and full-stack experimentation. Available today, the Split Feature Experimentation Platform offers enterprises a secure way to roll out software, […]

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    Nov 29 DM Radio Webinar: Leave IT Alone – The Vast Value of Self-Service

    By   1 month ago

    DATE: November 29, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees This Webinar is Sponsored by: About the Webinar As more and more business roles are expected to be data-driven, the demand for data is growing exponentially. Unfortunately, existing tools mostly require data specialists to curate, query, and extract […]

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    Nov 30 Webinar: Creating an EDGE – Enterprise Data Governance Experience

    By   1 month ago

    DATE: November 30, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees This Webinar is Sponsored by: About the Webinar Industry is challenged to ride the Big Data tidal wave. The average organization doesn’t use half of its structured data in decision-making, and less than one percent of unstructured data […]

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    Dec 5 LDM Webinar: Data Modeling, Data Governance & Data Quality

    By   1 year ago

    DATE: December 5, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees. This webinar is sponsored by: About the Webinar Data Governance is often referred to as the people, processes, and policies around data and information, and these aspects are critical to the success of any data governance implementation. But […]

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    Dec 7 DI&A Webinar: Trends in Data Analytics – From Database to Analyst

    By   1 year ago

    DATE: December 7, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar How are the tools and skills needed for data analytics changing?  Why has there been an expansion of the databases used in data analytics to the new class of NoSQL to handle the volumes, variety, […]

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    Dec 12 Data-Ed Webinar: Metadata Strategies – Data Squared

    By   1 year ago

    DATE: December 12, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar The first step towards understanding what data assets mean for your organization is understanding what those assets mean for each other. Metadata—literally, data about data—is one of many data management disciplines inherent in good systems […]

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    Dec 14 Smart Data Webinar: The Road to Autonomous Applications

    By   1 year ago

    DATE: December 14, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar What would it take for you to give up control…of your car, your schedule, your investments…? Autonomous systems are like teenagers. The decision to trust one to complete a task without strict supervision depends on […]

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    Dec 21 RWDG Webinar: Governing Big Data, Smart Data, Data Lakes, and the Internet of Things

    By   1 year ago

    DATE: December 21, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees. About the Webinar Big Data and Smart Data are key focuses in an organization’s attempt to make the best possible use of all available data sources. The Internet of Things and Data Lakes are being used to collect […]

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      Using Your Data Corpus to Further Digital Transformation

      By   2 days ago

      Click to learn more about author Gary Orenstein. Introduction Every day we see freshly created data streams. From new mobile apps, to new connected appliances and automobiles, to new business applications capturing information from all corners of the world, we are awash in data. This dramatic trend is perhaps best illustrated in the skyrocketing valuations […]

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      Five Essentials to Multi-Data Lake Management: Synchronizing Everything Together

      By   4 days ago

      Click to learn more about author John Felahi. Data is the New OS “From a technology perspective, every employee should have access to the data that matters most to their jobs and should be empowered to share it with others across a business.” Multi-Data Lake Management is at the top of many minds at numerous […]

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      So, What is GDPR, and Why Should Your Customers Care?

      By   5 days ago

      Click to learn more about author Richard Macaskill. We all know GDPR is on the way and, to date, most of the articles have been industry-focused, talking about the affect it will have on companies and organizations that gather, hold and process data. I recently wrote about why DBAs should care about it, and advised that […]

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      Introduction to Machine Learning and Decision Trees

      By   6 days ago

      Click to learn more about author Alejandro Correa Bahnsen. Almost everyone has heard the words “Machine Learning”, but most people don’t fully understand what they mean. Machine Learning isn’t a single formula that is simply applied to a problem. There are many algorithms to choose from, each of which can be used to achieve different […]

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      Five Ways Data Analytics is Transforming the Insurance Industry

      By   1 week ago

      Click to learn more about author Roi Agababa. Insurance professionals collect a huge amount of data from their customers. And then, they hand it over to underwriters, who evaluate risks of insuring that person using various actuarial data, claims data, and a bunch of other techniques (some of which are proprietary to the insurer). From […]

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      Is Your Product Manager Entrepreneurial Enough with Your Data?

      By   2 weeks ago

      Click to learn more about author Kavitha Mariappan. Not quite a business owner, but they need to think like one, and not quite an engineer, but they need to speak like one — the product manager (PM) is caught in a strange, yet exciting niche. Josh Elman, partner at Greylock Partners and former PM at […]

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      How Blockchain Can be Used to Secure Sensitive Data Storage

      By   2 weeks ago

      Click to learn more about author Mary Ann Callahan. Data Security is no longer a luxury or an afterthought. With so much of our private, personal, and sensitive information being stored and transmitted online, tight security and privacy are now necessities for everyone. But, just as more of our lives are going online, we are […]

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      Tech Primer: Microservices

      By   2 weeks ago

      Click to learn more about author Kong Yang. Enterprise applications are focusing more on giving customers the best possible end-user experience. As such, lightweight, scalable, and cost-effective technologies, like Functions as a Service (FaaS), microservices, and containers have stepped in to help. In this tech primer, I’ll discuss the role that microservices play in helping […]

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      What are Some of the Different Components of an Enterprise Data Fabric?

      By   2 weeks ago

      Click to learn more about video blogger John Morrell. The Big Data & Brews video blog series continues with host John Morrell, Senior Director of Product Marketing at Datameer. 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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        Case Study: Hach Supports Water Quality with Master Data Management

        By   3 days ago

        On the home page of the Hach company website, there is a red button that says, “Hurricane Assistance.” That’s because the company provides water quality testing equipment to communities, companies, and individuals all over the world, some of whom are dealing with natural disasters. Above the button, the words: “After the storms, Hach is here […]

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        It’s Time for Data Governance 2.0 with erwin DG

        By   4 days ago

        The erwin, Inc. premiere of erwin DG at the DATAVERSITY® Data Architecture Summit 2017 marks a new approach to tackling the practice of discovering, understanding, governing and socializing data. That strategy, dubbed Data Governance 2.0, puts the focus on making Data Governance everyone’s business, in order to fully leverage data for strategic advantage and remove […]

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        Fundamentals of Prescriptive Analytics

        By   5 days ago

        Prescriptive Analytics seeks to find the best course of action, based on past records, for the future. In a way, Prescriptive Analytics combines elements from both Descriptive Analytics and Predictive Analytics to arrive at actual solutions. The increased preoccupation with everything “data” was a natural outcome of the mainstreaming of the theory of probability, which had hitherto […]

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        Artificial Intelligence vs. Machine Learning

        By   1 week ago

        Currently, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning are being used, not only as personal assistants for internet activities, but also to answer phones, drive vehicles, provide insights through Predictive and Prescriptive Analytics, and so much more. Artificial Intelligence can be broken down into two categories: Strong (also known as General or Broad) AI and Weak […]

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        Diagnosing the Internet of Things: Predictive Maintenance Through Analytics

        By   2 weeks ago

        The ancient practice of augury involves the reading of omens, often through the flight patterns of birds. The birds, in this case, are in the machine, and by listening to the sounds a machine makes, Saar Yoskovitz can predict when it will break down. There are no birds involved, but the process can tell the […]

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        Driving Greater SQL Scalability and Flexibility with Machine Learning

        By   2 weeks ago

        It’s time to dispel some myths surrounding SQL. That’s the message from MemSQL, a scalable real-time Data Warehouse that is designed to ingest and transform millions of events of data per day, while simultaneously analyzing billions of rows of data using standard SQL. As that description makes clear, there’s no reason to believe that there’s […]

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        Educating New Data Experts for the World of Data Management

        By   2 weeks ago

        Millennials (the new generation of future Data Experts) have a lot to offer. But, enterprises might need to think a little differently about how to foster their growth so that they can deliver real value to the organization. As baby boomers retire – and as businesses realize that Generation X wasn’t big enough to replace […]

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        A Brief History of Data Storage

        By   3 weeks ago

        Punch cards were the first effort at Data Storage in a machine language. Punch cards were used to communicate information to equipment “before” computers were developed. The punched holes originally represented a “sequence of instructions” for pieces of equipment, such as textile looms and player pianos. The holes acted as on/off switches. Basile Bouchon developed […]

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        Data Quality in the Enterprise

        By   3 weeks ago

        The target of many conference talks, backroom jokes, and late nights for data professionals in the Data Management industry is Data Quality. Data technologies and data assets have no meaning without reliable Data Quality, and yet there still is not enough attention given to data acquisition, data storage, and data preparation methodologies that are substance […]

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          Databricks Offers Its Unified Analytics Platform as an Integrated Microsoft Azure Service

          By   2 days ago

          by Angela Guess A recent press release states, “Databricks, provider of a leading Unified Analytics Platform and founded by the team who created Apache Spark™, today announced it has become a partner with Microsoft to expand the reach of its Unified Analytics Platform and address customer demand for Spark on Microsoft Azure. Databricks’ Unified Analytics […]

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          Radiant Solutions is Transforming Global Mapping with Unique Geospatial Information

          By   2 days ago

          by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “Radiant Solutions, the newly formed geospatial services business unit of Maxar Technologies (formerly MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.) today announced its strategy for combining its legacy businesses to create a new leader in the geospatial industry. Radiant Solutions will deliver unique capabilities to transform global mapping […]

          Read More →

          HashiCorp Vault Expands Security Governance Capabilities and Multi-Cloud Integration

          By   2 days ago

          by Angela Guess A recent press release reports, “HashiCorp, a leader in cloud infrastructure automation, today released HashiCorp Vault 0.9 with significant updates to both the open source and enterprise versions centered around identity and governance. Updates include an identity store to enable privileged access management across multiple identity providers, auto-unseal for AWS Key Management […]

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          Waterline Data Unveils Latest Smart Data Catalog for the ‘Petabyte Enterprise’

          By   3 days ago

          by Angela Guess A recent press release states, “Waterline Data today announced the release of Smart Data Catalog (SDC) 4.03, the latest version of its solution designed to help enterprises with multiple petabytes of data, manage and gain insight into data instead of drowning in it. SDC 4.03 is the most powerful and proven enterprise-class […]

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          Split Launches Feature Experimentation Platform to Unify Continuous Delivery

          By   3 days ago

          by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “Split, the company with the mission to empower enterprises to make smarter product decisions, today launched the Split Feature Experimentation Platform, a unified solution for continuous delivery and full-stack experimentation. Available today, the Split Feature Experimentation Platform offers enterprises a secure way to roll out software, […]

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          Barracuda Announces New Cloud Generation Firewall Capabilities

          By   3 days ago

          by Angela Guess A new press release states, “Barracuda Networks, Inc., a leading provider of cloud-enabled security and data protection solutions, today announced expanded public cloud functionality for the Barracuda Web Application Firewall and Barracuda NextGen Firewall. The updated cloud generation firewalls allow for utility-based consumption and automated security controls for DevSecOps workflows, giving customers […]

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          Blue Data Advances Big-Data-as-a-Service with Dell

          By   4 days ago

          The press release said, BlueData®, provider of a leading Big-Data-as-a-Service (BDaaS) software platform, today announced that it has signed a reseller agreement with Dell EMC, becoming a Select partner in Dell EMC’s Technology Connect Partner Program. The two companies will deepen their go-to market relationship to deliver the BlueData EPIC software platform to Dell EMC’s […]

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          Panoply’s Smart Data Warehouse Ready for General Use

          By   4 days ago

          The press release says that, “Benefitting more than 100 customers since its quiet launch earlier this year, Panoply shifts to general availability of the world’s only Smart Cloud Data Warehouse. Panoply CEO and Co-Founder Yaniv Leven details the announcement in a blog post, “Panoply Moves to General Availability on the World’s First Smart Cloud Data […]

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          Accenture Cloud-based AIP System Gets FedRAMP Approval

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          According to a recent press release, “Accenture Federal Services (AFS) today announced that the U.S. federal government has awarded FedRAMP authorization to the Accenture Insights Platform for Government (AIP for Government). The secure, cloud-based platform provides federal agencies with leading pre-integrated data access, analytics and visualization capabilities, which can be used to create and deploy […]

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