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A Comparative Study of Business Intelligence and Analytics Market Trends

By   15 hours 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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Gartner Says More Than 40 Percent of Data Science Tasks Will Be Automated by 2020

By   15 hours ago

by Angela Guess According to a new press release, “More than 40 percent of data science tasks will be automated by 2020, resulting in increased productivity and broader usage of data and analytics by citizen data scientists, according to Gartner, Inc. Gartner defines a citizen data scientist as a person who creates or generates models […]

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NI Debuts Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) Lab to Promote Innovation and Collaboration

By   15 hours ago

by Angela Guess A new press release reports, “NI, the provider of solutions that enable engineers and scientists to solve the world’s greatest engineering challenges, announced today the opening of the new NI Industrial IoT Lab at its Austin headquarters. The NI Industrial IoT Lab focuses on intelligent systems that connect operational technology, information technology […]

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OneSoft Solutions Inc. Announces Release of New Software Based on Machine Learning

By   16 hours ago

by Angela Guess A recent press release reports, “OneSoft Solutions Inc., a North American developer of cloud business solutions is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary, OneBridge Solutions Inc., has made its Cognitive Integrity Management software solution available for commercial use. Management believes that CIM may present a revolutionary approach to data analytics […]

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Baidu Launches Augmented Reality Division as Users Embrace the Technology

By   16 hours ago

by Angela Guess A new press release reports, “Baidu, Inc., the leading Chinese language Internet search provider, announced today it has established an Augmented Reality Lab dedicated to developing state of the art technologies and building AR-based applications for a diverse set of industries. The new lab, which is a spin-off from Baidu’s Institute of […]

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First Insight Launches Machine Learning-Based Optimized Line Planning

By   16 hours ago

by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “First Insight, the leading provider of solutions that empower brands and retailers to incorporate the voice of the customer into the design and merchandising of new products, announced today the launch of its Optimized Line Planning (OLP) solution in collaboration with PTC, a global technology provider […]

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Smart Data Webinar: Modern AI and Cognitive Computing – Boundaries and Opportunities

By   19 hours ago

To view just the slides from this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar We will kickoff the 2017 series with an overview of the current state of commercial artificial intelligence (AI) and cognitive computing. The research and commercial communities are far from consensus on a few important definitions, so we will start with two that […]

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Smart Data Slides: Modern AI and Cognitive Computing – Boundaries and Opportunities

By   19 hours ago

Smart Data Slides: Modern AI and Cognitive Computing – Boundaries and Opportunities from DATAVERSITY To view the On Demand recording of this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar We will kickoff the 2017 series with an overview of the current state of commercial artificial intelligence (AI) and cognitive computing. The research and commercial communities are […]

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The Power of Data Intermediaries

By   2 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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    Jan 19 RWDG Webinar: Three Approaches to Data Stewardship

    By   2 months ago

    DATE: January 19, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern, 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar There are different ways to connect people with data stewardship responsibilities. You can assign people to be data stewards, identify people as data stewards or recognize people as data stewards. These approaches vary in several ways. […]

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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

    By   2 months ago

    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   2 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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      The Power of Data Intermediaries

      By   2 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   5 days 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   7 days 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   1 week 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   2 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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      Innovation Cycles in Silicon Valley

      By   3 weeks 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 Machine Learning, Big Data, Analytics, Internet of Things, Cloud Computing, Modern BI, NoSQL and Next Generation Technologies. In today’s video blog Stefan […]

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      The Science of Big Data: The Art of Interpretation

      By   3 weeks ago

      Click here to learn more about Jeff Hirsch. Still think marketing research is more science than art? Allow me to introduce exhibit one, the 2016 presidential election. Lamenting this epic fail in research in The Hollywood Reporter, Michael Wolff went so far to say it was the “day the data died.” That’s not quite right. Big […]

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      Collaborative Data Governance: Getting Value from your MDM Program

      By   3 weeks ago

      Click here to learn more about Jeff Shortis. The data used by corporations can be broken down into five different types: Unstructured (emails, marketing materials, white papers), Transactional (invoices, receipts, sales), Metadata (log files, report definitions, XML documents), Hierarchical (the relationships between all the other data), and Master (a company’s critical nouns–people, places, and things. […]

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        A Comparative Study of Business Intelligence and Analytics Market Trends

        By   15 hours 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   6 days 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   7 days 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   1 week 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   2 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   2 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   2 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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        The Data Dictionary Demystified

        By   3 weeks ago

        Understanding Big Data and Data Governance goes hand in hand with the concept of a Data Dictionary. Data Dictionaries have been integral to business functions. This article will demystify and help to clarify the Data Dictionary model. What is a Data Dictionary?  A Data Dictionary provides the ingredients and steps needed to create relevant business […]

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        Challenges in Data Science: How to Better Organize Enterprise Components

        By   3 weeks ago

        How do Data Scientists fit into an organization? How is the role of a Data Scientist different from the role of a Data Engineer? How should the Data Science team be organized to create the most value for the business? Those are questions companies are struggling with as they begin to incorporate Big Data, Analytics, […]

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          Gartner Says More Than 40 Percent of Data Science Tasks Will Be Automated by 2020

          By   15 hours ago

          by Angela Guess According to a new press release, “More than 40 percent of data science tasks will be automated by 2020, resulting in increased productivity and broader usage of data and analytics by citizen data scientists, according to Gartner, Inc. Gartner defines a citizen data scientist as a person who creates or generates models […]

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          NI Debuts Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) Lab to Promote Innovation and Collaboration

          By   15 hours ago

          by Angela Guess A new press release reports, “NI, the provider of solutions that enable engineers and scientists to solve the world’s greatest engineering challenges, announced today the opening of the new NI Industrial IoT Lab at its Austin headquarters. The NI Industrial IoT Lab focuses on intelligent systems that connect operational technology, information technology […]

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          OneSoft Solutions Inc. Announces Release of New Software Based on Machine Learning

          By   16 hours ago

          by Angela Guess A recent press release reports, “OneSoft Solutions Inc., a North American developer of cloud business solutions is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary, OneBridge Solutions Inc., has made its Cognitive Integrity Management software solution available for commercial use. Management believes that CIM may present a revolutionary approach to data analytics […]

          Read More →

          Baidu Launches Augmented Reality Division as Users Embrace the Technology

          By   16 hours ago

          by Angela Guess A new press release reports, “Baidu, Inc., the leading Chinese language Internet search provider, announced today it has established an Augmented Reality Lab dedicated to developing state of the art technologies and building AR-based applications for a diverse set of industries. The new lab, which is a spin-off from Baidu’s Institute of […]

          Read More →

          First Insight Launches Machine Learning-Based Optimized Line Planning

          By   16 hours ago

          by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “First Insight, the leading provider of solutions that empower brands and retailers to incorporate the voice of the customer into the design and merchandising of new products, announced today the launch of its Optimized Line Planning (OLP) solution in collaboration with PTC, a global technology provider […]

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          Glassbeam Announces Support for Tableau 10 to Provide Advanced Data Visualization

          By   2 days ago

          by Angela Guess A new press release reports, “Glassbeam, Inc., the premier machine data analytics company for the Internet of Things (IoT) industry, has announced support for Tableau 10, providing users with enhanced data mashup, visualization, and dashboard authoring capabilities for solutions built with Glassbeam IoT Analytics. Since the launch of its cloud-based analytics service, […]

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          Information Builders and Teradata Expand Worldwide Partnership

          By   2 days ago

          by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “Information Builders, a leader in business intelligence (BI) and analytics, data integrity, and integration solutions, today announced that Teradata and Information Builders have signed a global resell agreement. As a result of the agreement, organizations will be able to easily obtain and deploy award-winning data warehousing, BI, […]

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          IBM Delivers New All-flash Storage for Cognitive Workloads

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          by Angela Guess A new press release reports, “IBM today announced new, all-flash storage solutions designed for midrange and large enterprises, where high availability, continuous up-time, and performance are critical. These are built to provide the speed and reliability needed for workloads ranging from enterprise resource planning (ERP) and financial transactions to cognitive applications like […]

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          Parascript Launches First Document Capture with Advanced Machine Learning

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          by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “Parascript, the pioneer in data extraction powered by machine learning, today introduced the first commercially available data location, extraction and verification software solution that deploys template-less, neural network-based document extraction. Parascript has productized its machine learning platform to support custom-developed recognition projects with much quicker turnaround […]

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