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SnapLogic Delivers Simplified App and Data Integration with Expanded AI Capabilities

By   8 hours ago

by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “SnapLogic, the leader in self-service application and data integration, today announced updates to its Enterprise Integration Cloud platform. The new release includes enhancements to SnapLogic’s Iris AI capabilities, expanded support for Amazon and Reltio, and platform performance upgrades. With these updates, customers relying on SnapLogic accelerate […]

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Data Architecture and the Need to Choose the Right Data Platform

By   16 hours ago

Making do with a less than optimal Data Architecture and Data Platform is like reaching to pay for groceries and finding no wallet or cash. As William McKnight, President of McKnight Consulting Group asked during his Keynote Address for the DATAVERSITY® Database Now! Online 2017 Conference, “We may be overwhelmed by data, should we not […]

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Self-Serve Data Preparation Doesn’t Mean Traditional ETL is Dead

By   16 hours ago

Click to learn more about author Kartik Patel. Extract, Transform and Load (ETL) refers to a process of connecting to data sources, integrating data from various data sources, improving Data Quality, aggregating it and then storing it in staging data source or Data Marts or Data Warehouses for consumption of various business applications including BI, Analytics […]

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Less Than 1% of Data Could Cost Enterprises 4% of Annual Turnover in May 2018

By   16 hours ago

by Angela Guess According to a recent article, “Here at Silwood Technology, we’ve conducted research into five of the largest and most widely used application packages to understand the scale of the challenge encountered by our customers when locating personal data for GDPR compliance. It is vital to perform this ‘discovery’ work for any GDPR […]

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Storage Innovation that Drives 21st Century Business

By   16 hours ago

by Angela Guess A recent blog post out of IBM states, “Today, IBM Storage — the #2 storage software vendor by revenue market share[1] — is announcing a wide-ranging set of innovations to our software-defined storage (SDS), data protection and storage systems portfolio. Driven by the exponential volumes of data growth and the underlying value […]

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Accenture Launches New Artificial Intelligence Testing Services

By   16 hours ago

by Angela Guess According to a new press release, “Accenture has launched new services for testing artificial intelligence (AI) systems, powered by a unique “Teach and Test” methodology designed to help companies build, monitor and measure reliable AI systems within their own infrastructure or in the cloud. Accenture’s ‘Teach and Test’ methodology ensures that AI […]

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The Future of Big Data: Next-Generation Database Management Systems

By   2 days ago

In 2009, the U.S. Army Intelligence and Security Command wanted the ability to track, in real-time, national security threats. Potential solutions had to provide instant results, and use graphics to provide insight into their extremely large streaming datasets. At the time, there was nothing available to meet their needs. Both NoSQL solutions and classical relational […]

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Amazon Web Services Provides the Tools, But it Won’t Secure Your Data for You

By   2 days ago

Click to learn more about author Brad Thies. In what’s become a frighteningly frequent occurrence, another unsecured Amazon Web Services (AWS) S3 bucket has jeopardized hundreds of millions of customers’ personal data. Companies share security responsibilities with their Cloud service providers. While AWS and other CSPs must provide identity and access management tools, among others, they […]

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Datical Delivers Platform Enhancements to Bring Continuous Automation to the Database

By   2 days ago

by Angela Guess According to a new press release, “Datical, the leading provider of database release automation, today introduced Datical 5, the latest version of its enterprise-class platform for automating database releases to deliver efficiency, speed and risk reduction for database deployments. Datical brings continuous integration and continuous delivery (CI/CD) processes to the data layer, […]

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    Feb 27 Webinar: Battle the Dark Side of Data Governance

    By   6 months ago

    DATE: February 27, 2018 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees This webinar is sponsored by: About the Webinar On May 25th, 2018, Star Wars fans will enjoy a new movie while organizations world-wide must protect their EU customers’ data or risk the high penalties of non-compliance. Regulations such […]

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    Mar 1 DI&A Webinar: The Importance of Effective Communications in Analytics

    By   6 months ago

    DATE: March 1, 2018 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar Communicating analytics at your organization is more than just talking about the numbers. You’ll need to share insights and business impact – and do so in a way that resonates and informs well beyond the […]

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    Mar 6 Webinar: The Five Pillars of Data Governance 2.0 Success

    By   6 months ago

    DATE: March 6, 2018 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees This webinar is sponsored by: About the Webinar What’s the state of data governance readiness within your organization? Do you have an executive sponsor? Is a standard definition understood across the enterprise? How does your IT team view […]

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    Mar 7 DGPO Webinar: Best Practices for Data Classification at Dun and Bradstreet

    By   6 months ago

    DATE: March 7, 2018 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees This webinar is hosted by: About the Webinar This session will cover the data classification process from beginning to end.  It is based on the best practices in use by Enterprise Data Governance and Data Stewardship at Dun […]

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    Mar 8 Smart Data Webinar: Machine Learning Update – An Overview of Technology Maturity and Product Vendors

    By   6 months ago

    DATE: March 8, 2018 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees An Overview of Technology Maturity and Product Vendors About the Webinar Machine Learning (ML) approaches and their supporting technologies can generally be classified as Supervised vs Unsupervised, and within those categories as General or Deep Learning (with Reinforcement […]

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    Mar 13 DataEd Webinar: The Importance of MDM

    By   6 months ago

    DATE: March 13, 2018 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar Despite its immaterial nature, data has a tendency to pile up as time goes on, and can quickly be rendered unusable or obsolete without careful maintenance and streamlining of processes for its management. This presentation […]

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    Mar 15 RWDG Webinar: Metadata Governance for Vocabularies, Dictionaries, and Data

    By   6 months ago

    DATE: March 15, 2018 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar Business vocabularies, glossaries and dictionaries are an imperative part of improving organizational understanding of their most important data. The metadata in these resources must meet stakeholder’s requirements from a content and quality perspective. The metadata […]

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    Mar 22 DAS Webinar: Modern Metadata Strategies

    By   6 months ago

    DATE: March 22, 2018 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar Metadata is hotter than ever, according a number of recent DATAVERSITY surveys. More and more organizations are realizing that in order to drive business value from data, robust metadata is needed to gain the necessary […]

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    Mar 28 DM Radio Webinar: All the Difference – Rapid Discovery on Modern Data

    By   6 months ago

    DATE: March 28, 2018 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees This webinar is sponsored by: About the Webinar Bigger, faster, and far more diverse: modern data seriously challenges traditional methods and technologies for even the savviest information managers. In just a few short years, the data landscape has […]

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      Self-Serve Data Preparation Doesn’t Mean Traditional ETL is Dead

      By   16 hours ago

      Click to learn more about author Kartik Patel. Extract, Transform and Load (ETL) refers to a process of connecting to data sources, integrating data from various data sources, improving Data Quality, aggregating it and then storing it in staging data source or Data Marts or Data Warehouses for consumption of various business applications including BI, Analytics […]

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      Amazon Web Services Provides the Tools, But it Won’t Secure Your Data for You

      By   2 days ago

      Click to learn more about author Brad Thies. In what’s become a frighteningly frequent occurrence, another unsecured Amazon Web Services (AWS) S3 bucket has jeopardized hundreds of millions of customers’ personal data. Companies share security responsibilities with their Cloud service providers. While AWS and other CSPs must provide identity and access management tools, among others, they […]

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      Wasted Cloud: Are You Utilizing the Cloud to Its Full Potential?

      By   3 days ago

      Click to learn more about author Pete Johnson. I recently overheard someone say, “The public Cloud was supposed to be simple and cheap, but it’s neither.” The problem with this statement is the premise. Nobody ever promised that the public Cloud was either simple or cheap, let alone both at the same time. The promise […]

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      The Perfect Mix of Data and Story

      By   4 days ago

      Click to learn more about author Bree Baich. Remember the conundrum Goldilocks had while trying to find the ideal mattress? Papa Bear’s was too hard, Mama’s was too soft, but when she stretched out on Baby Bear’s bed, the feeling was sublime. Finding that perfect mix of data and story can feel like that. If you […]

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      NoSQL Data Architecture & Data Governance: Everything You Need to Know

      By   7 days ago

      Click to learn more about author Akshay Pore. NoSQL databases have seen increased adoption in the last five years. A growing number of companies have at least one NoSQL database as a part of their enterprise data landscape. In today’s IT environment, where DevOps, SAFe and Agile are being increasingly embraced, utilization of NoSQL database for […]

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      2018: Realizing Smart Industry Goals

      By   1 week ago

      Click to learn more about authors Philipp Wallner and Seth Deland. The industrial world is transforming with the rise of smart industry. Modern production machines and handling equipment have become highly integrated mechatronic systems with a considerable portion of embedded software. The growing abundance of data is a key driver of smart industry. Power plants, […]

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      Know How to Improve Employee Performance Using Big Data

      By   1 week ago

      Click to learn more about author Ashish Trikha. Irrespective of the industry or company size, Big Data is playing a crucial role for business decision makers. Although many businesses have adopted Big Data Analytics as a critical component of their market analytics practices and customer experience enhancement, there are many other applications that are still […]

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      So, What is a Data Protection Impact Assessment and Why Should Organizations Care?

      By   1 week ago

      Click to learn more about author Richard Macaskill. The first two posts in this series on GDPR are: So, What is GDPR and Why Should Database Administrators Care? So, What is GDPR, and Why Should Your Customers Care? If you’ve read anything about the upcoming General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), you’ll probably have seen the phrase […]

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      What Search Data Tells Us About Enterprise Tech Investments in 2018

      By   2 weeks ago

      Click to learn more about author Ben Lorica. Big Data, AI, Blockchain…the list of enterprise tech buzzwords rages on. With all the hype, it can be difficult for business leaders to determine which technologies to commit their money and minds to in the new year. Because of this, companies often move fast into new technologies […]

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        Data Architecture and the Need to Choose the Right Data Platform

        By   16 hours ago

        Making do with a less than optimal Data Architecture and Data Platform is like reaching to pay for groceries and finding no wallet or cash. As William McKnight, President of McKnight Consulting Group asked during his Keynote Address for the DATAVERSITY® Database Now! Online 2017 Conference, “We may be overwhelmed by data, should we not […]

        Read More →

        The Future of Big Data: Next-Generation Database Management Systems

        By   2 days ago

        In 2009, the U.S. Army Intelligence and Security Command wanted the ability to track, in real-time, national security threats. Potential solutions had to provide instant results, and use graphics to provide insight into their extremely large streaming datasets. At the time, there was nothing available to meet their needs. Both NoSQL solutions and classical relational […]

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        Data Governance vs. Data Architecture

        By   3 days ago

        “While Data Architecture focuses on technology and infrastructure design, Data Governance encompasses the people, the process, the workflow, as well as the architecture needed to support governance.  So, even though Data Architecture is critical to Data Governance, it’s a small piece of a wider whole,” said Donna Burbank, Managing Director at Global Data Strategy. She […]

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        Case Study: Enterprise Metadata Repository Facilitates Change at the University of Washington

        By   1 week ago

        This past summer The University of Washington went live with Workday, a Software-as-a-Service human capital management solution. It replaced a decades-old HR/payroll (HR/P) system and represented the largest administrative transformation in the school’s history. Human resources personnel are affected by the change, of course, but so too is practically everyone else on campus. That’s to […]

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        Streamlined Data-Driven Solutions with Advanced Analytics and Artificial Intelligence

        By   1 week ago

        T4G (originally Technologies for Growth) offers a broad range of creative thinkers and technical experts to help streamline the process of data-driven business transformation. They provide end-to-end technology solutions. Their goal is to make an organization more efficient, rationalized, and competitive in the modern world of constant change. According to T4G and Gary Filan, Vice […]

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        Data Modeling Trends in 2018

        By   1 week ago

        The Database Management and Data Modeling landscapes have evolved significantly in the past few years, from the traditional relational model to now include non-relational models as well. The growth of Big Data and its unstructured and semi-structured data formats, along with trends in Cloud Computing, Artificial Intelligence, Data Lakes, Machine Learning, Blockchain and others pushing […]

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        To Drive Business Success Implement a Data Catalog and Data Inventory

        By   2 weeks ago

        Successful Data Management needs a Data Inventory and a Data Catalog. Operating a business without these is like ordering a meal in a restaurant without a menu, where the waiter and waitresses ask the patron to choose a platter from some vegetables, meats, and fruits, that happen to be on hand. An establishment like this […]

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        Realizing Competitive Success with Strategic Analytics and Blueshift ONE

        By   2 weeks ago

        Blueshift has “A fairly relentless pursuit of more and faster performance,” said Justin Stafford, CEO and co-founder. Blueshift is an Australian company that provides Cloud-based integrated business planning solutions for companies in the Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) space. Blueshift does this through a product called ‘ONE,’ which combines the complexity of business planning – including […]

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        Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence Trends in 2018

        By   2 weeks ago

        Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning(ML) are jointly contributing to the gradual build-up of the “Intelligent Digital Mesh” so candidly described in Gartner’s Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2018. Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning have been forecasted to be the game-changers of the coming decade. Most of the tech trends discussed really fall under […]

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          SnapLogic Delivers Simplified App and Data Integration with Expanded AI Capabilities

          By   8 hours ago

          by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “SnapLogic, the leader in self-service application and data integration, today announced updates to its Enterprise Integration Cloud platform. The new release includes enhancements to SnapLogic’s Iris AI capabilities, expanded support for Amazon and Reltio, and platform performance upgrades. With these updates, customers relying on SnapLogic accelerate […]

          Read More →

          Less Than 1% of Data Could Cost Enterprises 4% of Annual Turnover in May 2018

          By   16 hours ago

          by Angela Guess According to a recent article, “Here at Silwood Technology, we’ve conducted research into five of the largest and most widely used application packages to understand the scale of the challenge encountered by our customers when locating personal data for GDPR compliance. It is vital to perform this ‘discovery’ work for any GDPR […]

          Read More →

          Storage Innovation that Drives 21st Century Business

          By   16 hours ago

          by Angela Guess A recent blog post out of IBM states, “Today, IBM Storage — the #2 storage software vendor by revenue market share[1] — is announcing a wide-ranging set of innovations to our software-defined storage (SDS), data protection and storage systems portfolio. Driven by the exponential volumes of data growth and the underlying value […]

          Read More →

          Accenture Launches New Artificial Intelligence Testing Services

          By   16 hours ago

          by Angela Guess According to a new press release, “Accenture has launched new services for testing artificial intelligence (AI) systems, powered by a unique “Teach and Test” methodology designed to help companies build, monitor and measure reliable AI systems within their own infrastructure or in the cloud. Accenture’s ‘Teach and Test’ methodology ensures that AI […]

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          Datical Delivers Platform Enhancements to Bring Continuous Automation to the Database

          By   2 days ago

          by Angela Guess According to a new press release, “Datical, the leading provider of database release automation, today introduced Datical 5, the latest version of its enterprise-class platform for automating database releases to deliver efficiency, speed and risk reduction for database deployments. Datical brings continuous integration and continuous delivery (CI/CD) processes to the data layer, […]

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          Chef InSpec 2.0 Delivers Compliance at Velocity to Accelerate DevSecOps

          By   2 days ago

          by Angela Guess A new press release reports, “Chef, the leader in Continuous Automation, today announced InSpec 2.0, a compliance automation solution that accelerates DevSecOps by allowing cross-functional application, infrastructure and security teams to assess and remediate compliance issues from development through the entire software delivery lifecycle. InSpec 2.0 provides cloud configuration testing (including Microsoft […]

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          Well-Trained Cybersecurity Pros Needed to Fill 1.8 Million Open Jobs

          By   2 days ago

          by Angela Guess According to a new press release, “After an extensive two-year process, a joint task force led by the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) and the IEEE Computer Society (IEEE-CS) has released a first-ever set of global curricular recommendations in cybersecurity education. This new set of guidelines, Cybersecurity Education Curriculum (CSEC2017), is designed […]

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          New Partnership Between Microsoft, Artesian and Innervate Helps Drive Adoption

          By   3 days ago

          by Angela Guess A recent press release states, “Artesian Solutions, the powerful Artificial Intelligence driven relationship intelligence service that equips client facing teams with the resources they need to succeed in a modern commercial environment, is delighted to announce a new strategic channel partnership with Microsoft and IT services company Innervate Technology Solutions to enable […]

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          ManageEngine Adds Visual Change Workflow Builder to ServiceDesk Plus

          By   3 days ago

          by Angela Guess A recent press release reports, “ManageEngine, the real-time IT management company, today announced that it is bringing a visual change workflow builder to the cloud version of its flagship IT service management (ITSM) software, ServiceDesk Plus. This change workflow builder includes a drag-and-drop interface with multiple stages, statuses, notifications and actions, such […]

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