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Facilitating Collaborative Data Governance, Enterprise Data Architecture, and Data Modeling

By   11 hours ago

“On its own, Big Data means nothing. It’s got to exist, coexist, and work with the other data,” said Ron Huizenga, Senior Product Manager at IDERA Software. “The good news in the industry is [that] we’re past Big Data being the shiny ball that people are chasing,” and now we’re trying to assess what Big […]

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The Language of Data: The Voice of a New Era of Space-Based Research

By   11 hours ago

Click to learn more about author Carie Lemack. The era of Big Data may as well be another name for a new Space Age: A chance for students and teachers to master the language not only of the final frontier, but the frontiers of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Students must master the frontiers of […]

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NICE Introduces Compliance Center – A Dedicated Solution for Compliance Assurance

By   11 hours ago

by Angela Guess A new press release reports, “NICE today announced the introduction of NICE Compliance Center, a unique compliance recording solution for the contact center industry. Combining NICE’s leading recording platform with analytics capabilities and end-to-end media encryption, Compliance Center is a holistic solution that reduces the risk of regulatory breaches while centralizing all […]

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Big Data Meets Edge Computing With Fastly’s Real-Time Google BigQuery Integration

By   11 hours ago

by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “Fastly, the edge cloud platform, has announced a new integration with Google BigQuery that combines the benefits of edge computing with BigQuery’s powerful big data analytics platform. The first in a number of planned integrations with Google Cloud Platform, this collaboration provides companies with an unlimited, […]

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Standard Cognition Announces First Commercially Available Checkout-free AI Shopping System

By   11 hours ago

by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “Standard Cognition, which is eliminating the hassle of retail checkout by removing it entirely, announced today the initial launch of its artificial intelligence-based system that lets consumers shop and pay without scanning or stopping to check out. An alternative to Amazon Go, the Standard Cognition platform […]

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RWDG Webinar: How to Construct a Data Governance Policy

By   14 hours ago

  To view just the slides from this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar A Data Governance Policy consists of several components. The components include, but are not limited to, a policy statement, core principal statements, and dimensions of how the policy’s effectiveness will be measured. The rationale and implications of policy principals emphasize how […]

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RWDG Slides: How to Construct a Data Governance Policy

By   14 hours ago

RWDG Webinar: How to Construct a Data Governance Policy from DATAVERSITY To view the On Demand recording of this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar A Data Governance Policy consists of several components. The components include, but are not limited to, a policy statement, core principal statements, and dimensions of how the policy’s effectiveness will […]

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Putting “AI-First” Into Its Proper Context

By   1 day ago

Click to learn more about author James Kobielus. Pardon my cynicism, but it seems as if every solution provider now is “AI-first,” at least in the limited sense of mentioning Artificial Intelligence very early in their marketing pitch. As an industry analyst specializing in this area, I have to be curt when someone touts “AI-first” as […]

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Amazon Web Services Makes AWS Glue Available To All Customers

By   1 day ago

by Angela Guess A recent press release reports, “Today, Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company, launched AWS Glue, a fully managed extract, transform, and load (ETL) service that makes it easy for customers to prepare and load their data into Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3), Amazon Redshift, Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon […]

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    Aug 24 LDM Webinar: Data Modeling & Data Integration

    By   12 months ago

    DATE: August 24, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees. About the Webinar Data Integration is a key part of many of today’s data management challenges: from data warehousing, to MDM, to mergers & acquisitions. Issues can arise not only in trying to  align technical formats from various […]

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    Sep 6 DGPO Webinar: Implementing Enterprise Data Governance from a Line of Business- Can it be done?

    By   12 months ago

    DATE: September 6, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees This Webinar is Hosted by: About the Webinar Our business environment has been becoming more and more complex: the demands of increasing regulation, slimmer margins, sophisticated customers and employees, competitive pressures, diverse talent pools and pervasive technology. Each […]

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    Sep 7 DI&A Webinar: Analytics, Business Intelligence, and Data Science – What’s the Progression?

    By   1 year ago

    DATE: September 7, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees This Webinar is Sponsored by: About the Webinar Data analysis can include looking back at historical data, understanding what an organization currently has, and even looking forward to predictions of the future. This presentation will talk about the […]

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    Sep 12 Data-Ed Webinar: Implementing Big Data, NoSQL, & Hadoop – Bigger Is (Usually) Better

    By   1 year ago

    DATE: September 12, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern, 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar From its widespread formal business practice to the scope of casual popular awareness, “Big Data” has a tendency to live up to its name. Featured in countless headlines, journal articles, and industry reviews, Big Data metrics […]

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    Sep 13 Webinar: Your Worst GDPR Nightmare – Unstructured Data

    By   1 year ago

    DATE: September 13, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees This Webinar is Sponsored by: About the Webinar There’s no question that organizations across the globe are ramping up their efforts to prepare for the EU’s expansive General Data Protection Regulation.  In a recent Veritas survey, over 92% […]

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    Sep 14 Smart Data Webinar: Advances in Natural Language Processing II – NL Generation

    By   1 year ago

    DATE: September 14, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free for all attendees About the Webinar Need more than visualization? Generate custom narrative docs from data today. Technology for natural language generation (NLG) has advanced from the production of restricted-domain question-answering and simulation systems to the delivery of general purpose data- […]

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    Sep 19 Webinar: Mastering Data Modeling for NoSQL Platforms

    By   1 year ago

    DATE: September 19, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees This Webinar is Sponsored by: About the Webinar Data is proliferating at an accelerated rate, with all the mobile and desktop apps, social media, online purchasing, and consumer loyalty programs available today. All of these data sources have […]

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    Sep 21 RWDG Webinar: How to Select the Appropriate Data Governance Tool

    By   1 year ago

    DATE: September 21, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees. About the Webinar Organizations purchase Data Governance Tools to formalize responsibility and automate and assist the processes of governing data and metadata. There are many different types of tools on the market that assist in program implementation and […]

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    Sep 26 Webinar: Building on Multi-Model Databases

    By   1 year ago

    DATE: September 26, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees This Webinar is Sponsored by: About the Webinar What’s the problem? The data is in silos. Business and IT are both demanding a unified view of data to help provide solutions to today’s business challenges, but you can’t […]

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      The Language of Data: The Voice of a New Era of Space-Based Research

      By   11 hours ago

      Click to learn more about author Carie Lemack. The era of Big Data may as well be another name for a new Space Age: A chance for students and teachers to master the language not only of the final frontier, but the frontiers of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Students must master the frontiers of […]

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      Putting “AI-First” Into Its Proper Context

      By   1 day ago

      Click to learn more about author James Kobielus. Pardon my cynicism, but it seems as if every solution provider now is “AI-first,” at least in the limited sense of mentioning Artificial Intelligence very early in their marketing pitch. As an industry analyst specializing in this area, I have to be curt when someone touts “AI-first” as […]

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      Citizen Data Scientists? Yay or Nay?

      By   4 days ago

      Click to learn more about author Kartik Patel. It seems that everyone today is talking about Citizen Data Scientists. For some organizations the concept is perhaps frightening. The term may conjure up images of novices trying to do the work of someone with years of training and failing miserably in the process. For others, the image […]

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      The Necessity of Data for Successful Drug Treatment

      By   6 days ago

      Click to learn more about author Michael D. Shaw. If there is an essential element to successful drug treatment, it is data. That is, treatment centers need to make better use of data – they need to gather data, period – so they have information to interpret and analyze. That material influences the care a […]

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      Speed Is All That Matters: The Difference between Getting Ahead and Being Left Behind for Market Share

      By   1 week ago

      Click to learn more about author Ravi Shankar. Just like any other Saturday, I was at home, spending time with family and catching up on work. My daughter, likewise, was in her room finishing up her homework before the weekend came to an end. Using her MacBook, she took her time and typed up her paper […]

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      Why Data Lakes Require Discipline to be Effective

      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 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 […]

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      The Value of Brand Myth and Data

      By   2 weeks ago

      Click here to learn more about Jeff Hirsch. The enclosed numbers, courtesy of Forbes, reveal the magazine’s 2017 ranking of “The World’s Most Valuable Brands”: Brand Brand Value (Billions) Apple $170.0 Coca-Cola $ 56.4 Disney $ 43.9 Nike $ 29.6 Starbucks $14.9   What do these brands all have in common? Great products, brilliant management […]

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      “Talk to me, Data!” – Getting Data Models Right

      By   2 weeks ago

      Click to learn more about video blogger Thomas Frisendal. The title of this post sounds as if it is a quote from a Star Trek episode. I don’t believe it is, but a lot of the dialogue involving Lt. Commander Data is indeed about understanding. Here is an example from Star Trek: The Next Generation: Starship […]

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      How to Hire a Top Notch Database Administrator (DBA)

      By   3 weeks ago

      Click to learn more about author Greg Davoll. Since its inception in the late 1970s, the role of the database administrator (DBA) has continuously evolved to meet growing demands within the industry. With data at the heart of driving business growth today, the DBA is emerging as the unsung hero working behind the scenes and adapting […]

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        Facilitating Collaborative Data Governance, Enterprise Data Architecture, and Data Modeling

        By   11 hours ago

        “On its own, Big Data means nothing. It’s got to exist, coexist, and work with the other data,” said Ron Huizenga, Senior Product Manager at IDERA Software. “The good news in the industry is [that] we’re past Big Data being the shiny ball that people are chasing,” and now we’re trying to assess what Big […]

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        Case Study: Feeding America Takes on Project to Standardize Data and Improve Data Quality

        By   5 days ago

        Feeding America is a domestic-hunger relief charity with a nationwide network of close to 200 member food banks that work together to provide food to more than 46 million people through 60,000 food pantries and meal programs. It secures donations from national food and grocery manufacturers, retailers, shippers, packers, growers, government agencies and other organizations. […]

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        OLAP, Hadoop, and Multi-Dimensional Analytics Combined

        By   6 days ago

        Kyvos Insights offers OLAP (Online Analytical Processing) software, which works directly with Hadoop storage systems. The use of Hadoop counteracts OLAP’s historical problem of lacking scalability. Their software constructs “cubes” on Hadoop which, in turn, supports multi-dimensional analytics. The OLAP/Hadoop combination supports the processing of both unstructured and structured data at any scale, in turn, […]

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        Intelligent Master Data Management: Smart, Agile, and Measurable

        By   1 week ago

        Salah Kamel, CEO and Founder of Semarchy, says, “I was born and raised in data.” Kamel has been an innovator throughout his career and was awarded the 2016 DAMA  International Excellence in Data Management Award. The annual award recognizes organizations or individuals who have made significant contributions to Data Management principles. His latest contribution is […]

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        Industries Dive into Schema.Org Extensions and Semantic Web Technologies

        By   2 weeks ago

        The schema.org Global Semantic Vocabulary expands its reach through means including hosted/reviewed and external extensions. The former is managed and published as part of the schema.org project, while the latter live elsewhere in the Semantic Web, typically managed by third parties with their own processes and collaboration mechanisms. Examples of extensions in various stages of […]

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        A Brief History of Data Architecture: Shifting Paradigms

        By   2 weeks ago

        Data Architecture is a set of rules, policies, and models that determine what kind of data gets collected, and how it gets used, processed, and stored within a database system. Data integration, for example, is dependent on Data Architecture for instructions on the integration process. Without the shift from a programming paradigm to a Data […]

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        Data Governance vs Data Quality: Managing Data-Driven Solutions

        By   2 weeks ago

        To succeed as a data-driven business means understanding data problems quickly, before spending time and money on a ready-made solution. As Albert Einstein stated, “If I had an hour to solve a problem I’d spend 55 minutes thinking about the problem and 5 minutes thinking about solutions.” Organizations need to use their time wisely by […]

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        Big Data as a Service: What Can it Do for Your Enterprise?

        By   3 weeks ago

        The multiple V’s of Big Data require the hardware architecture operating it to be “distributed” and rooted in parallel processing for the most efficient management possible. Although the data sources for Big Data can be anywhere, when the multi-channel data is pulled into the Big Data environment, then the two significant characteristics that distinguish Big […]

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        Artificial Intelligence: Driving Customer Experience and Data Analytics to New Levels

        By   3 weeks ago

        Customer experience executives in every industry are intrigued by the idea of using chatbots inspired by Artificial Intelligence (AI) to better service their clients, reduce costs, and increase the possibility for better analytics and other data-related activities. Many vendors are looking to deliver solutions in this space, one of them being Rulai. Recently, it was […]

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          NICE Introduces Compliance Center – A Dedicated Solution for Compliance Assurance

          By   11 hours ago

          by Angela Guess A new press release reports, “NICE today announced the introduction of NICE Compliance Center, a unique compliance recording solution for the contact center industry. Combining NICE’s leading recording platform with analytics capabilities and end-to-end media encryption, Compliance Center is a holistic solution that reduces the risk of regulatory breaches while centralizing all […]

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          Big Data Meets Edge Computing With Fastly’s Real-Time Google BigQuery Integration

          By   11 hours ago

          by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “Fastly, the edge cloud platform, has announced a new integration with Google BigQuery that combines the benefits of edge computing with BigQuery’s powerful big data analytics platform. The first in a number of planned integrations with Google Cloud Platform, this collaboration provides companies with an unlimited, […]

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          Standard Cognition Announces First Commercially Available Checkout-free AI Shopping System

          By   11 hours ago

          by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “Standard Cognition, which is eliminating the hassle of retail checkout by removing it entirely, announced today the initial launch of its artificial intelligence-based system that lets consumers shop and pay without scanning or stopping to check out. An alternative to Amazon Go, the Standard Cognition platform […]

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          Amazon Web Services Makes AWS Glue Available To All Customers

          By   1 day ago

          by Angela Guess A recent press release reports, “Today, Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company, launched AWS Glue, a fully managed extract, transform, and load (ETL) service that makes it easy for customers to prepare and load their data into Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3), Amazon Redshift, Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon […]

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          Rackspace Launches New Privacy and Data Protection Offering

          By   1 day ago

          by Angela Guess A recent press release reports, “Rackspace® today announced the launch of Privacy and Data Protection (PDP), a new cybersecurity offering designed to help identify and protect sensitive data in a customer’s environment such as intellectual property, customer payment information and personally identifiable information, while meeting strict compliance requirements around securing data at […]

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          IDERA Enhances Business Architecture Capabilities with Latest ER/Studio Release

          By   1 day ago

          by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “IDERA, a leading provider of database lifecycle management solutions, has released ER/Studio 17, incorporating significant updates to its Business Architect process modeling tool. The new capabilities will help business analysts map and model relationships between people, processes and data as the foundation for enterprise architecture and […]

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          Druva Introduces Industry’s First Data Management-as-a-Service Solution

          By   4 days ago

          by Angela Guess A new press release reports, “Druva, the global leader in cloud data protection and management, today announced Druva Cloud Platform, an industry-first as-a-Service solution that is redefining the cloud data protection market. Druva’s new platform provides a unified control plane for data management services across endpoint, server, and cloud application data. By […]

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          Askida Partners With Delphix to Provide Automated Data Management Testing

          By   4 days ago

          by Angela Guess A recent press release states, “Askida, a leader in software development and quality assurance, is proud to announce a partnership with Delphix to deliver a complete solution for data management testing. The collaboration between Askida and Delphix enables both companies to deepen new opportunities, penetrate new markets and offer better specialized services […]

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          Box Brings Intelligence to Cloud Content Management

          By   4 days ago

          by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “Box, Inc., a leader in cloud content management, today announced that it is bringing advanced image recognition capabilities to enterprise content through an integration with Google Cloud Vision. Available today in private beta, the integration represents one of Box’s first use cases of advanced machine learning […]

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