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Cognitive Computing Demystified: The What, Why, and How

By   /  February 15, 2017  /  Big Data Articles, Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Articles | Data Science, Business Intelligence, & More, Data Education, Education Resources For Use & Management of Data, Smart Data Articles, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

“Cognitive Computing comes from a mashup of cognitive science — the study of the human brain and how it functions — and computer science, and the results will have far-reaching impacts on our private lives, healthcare, business, and more,” says Bernard Marr, in What Everyone Should Know About Cognitive Computing. “Some people say that Cognitive […]

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The Future of Data Management: An Evolution of the Industry

By   /  February 8, 2017  /  BI / Data Science Articles, BI / Data Science News, Articles, & Education, Big Data Articles, Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Articles | Data Science, Business Intelligence, & More, Data Education, Education Resources For Use & Management of Data, Enterprise Information Management, Information Management Articles, Smart Data Articles, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

DATAVERSITY® recently interviewed John Schroeder, the Founder of MapR, to find out his thoughts on what is approaching on the Data Management horizon. Schroeder has more than 20 years in the Enterprise Software space, with a focus on Database Management and Business Intelligence. Such a background gives Schroeder insight into how the world of Data […]

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Case Study: Five Components to a Successful Data Stewardship Program

By   /  February 2, 2017  /  Case Studies, Conference and Webinar Communities, Data Articles | Data Science, Business Intelligence, & More, Data Conference Communities - Learn, Share, Review, Data Education, Data Governance & Data Quality | News & Articles, Data Governance Articles, Education Resources For Use & Management of Data, Enterprise Data World Conference Community  /  No Comments

The Ministry of Children and Youth Services for Government of Ontario, Canada, provides services to 17 million children and youth across an area the size of Montana and Texas combined. The Ministry collects a great deal of data about those services, the children and youth who access them: “Like many organizations, we’ve struggled with inventorying, […]

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Data Lineage and Data Quality: Two Vital Elements for Enterprise Success

By   /  January 25, 2017  /  Conference and Webinar Communities, Data Articles | Data Science, Business Intelligence, & More, Data Conference Communities - Learn, Share, Review, Data Education, Data Governance & Data Quality | News & Articles, Data Governance Articles, Education Resources For Use & Management of Data, Enterprise Data World Conference Community, Enterprise Information Management, Information Management Articles  /  No Comments

“An enterprise CEO really ought to be able to ask a question that involves connecting data across the organization, be able to run a company effectively, and especially, to be able to respond to unexpected events,” said Ian Rowlands, while speaking at the DATAVERSITY® Enterprise Data World 2016 Conference. In his presentation he discussed the […]

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The Data Warehouse: From the Past to the Present

By   /  January 4, 2017  /  Data Architecture Articles, Data Architecture News, Articles, & Education, Data Articles | Data Science, Business Intelligence, & More, Data Education, Database Articles, Database News, Articles, & Education, Education Resources For Use & Management of Data, Enterprise Information Management, Information Management Articles  /  No Comments

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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Microservices for Big Data: Flipping the Paradigm

By   /  November 16, 2016  /  BI / Data Science Articles, BI / Data Science News, Articles, & Education, Big Data Articles, Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Articles | Data Science, Business Intelligence, & More, Data Education, Education Resources For Use & Management of Data  /  No Comments

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

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Big Data and Smart Data: Big Drivers for Smart Decision Making

By   /  November 10, 2016  /  BI / Data Science Articles, BI / Data Science News, Articles, & Education, Big Data Articles, Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Conference and Webinar Communities, Data Articles | Data Science, Business Intelligence, & More, Data Conference Communities - Learn, Share, Review, Data Education, Education Resources For Use & Management of Data, Smart Data Articles, Smart Data Conference Community, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

“Data is not smart in its own right; rather, it’s only smart if it drives smart decisions,” says James Kobielus, IBM’s Big Data evangelist, delivering the keynote address at the DATAVERSITY® Smart Data Online 2016 Conference. He considers his core focus, Big Data, as “a subset of the broader concept of Smart Data.” Kobielus says […]

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Artificial Intelligence and the Future: Should We Worry About Our Data Jobs?

By   /  October 27, 2016  /  Conference and Webinar Communities, Data Articles | Data Science, Business Intelligence, & More, Data Conference Communities - Learn, Share, Review, Data Education, Education Resources For Use & Management of Data, Smart Data Articles, Smart Data Conference Community, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

Speaking at the DATAVERSITY® Smart Data Online 2016 Conference, Adrian Bowles, industry analyst, recovering academic, and founder of STORM Insights, and Steve Ardire, Merchant of Light, both talked about the future of Artificial Intelligence (AI). They addressed the question: “Will robots take my job?” The short answer could be summarized as: “Maybe.” Lower level jobs […]

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Data Governance Success: How to Build a 360º Perspective

By   /  October 13, 2016  /  Conference and Webinar Communities, Data Articles | Data Science, Business Intelligence, & More, Data Conference Communities - Learn, Share, Review, Data Education, Data Governance & Data Quality | News & Articles, Data Governance Articles, Data Strategy Articles, Data Strategy News, Articles, & Education, Education Resources For Use & Management of Data, Enterprise Data World Conference Community  /  No Comments

Jodi Morton is Vice President of Single Family Data Governance and Management at Freddie Mac, but “Data Governance Change Agent” might be a more accurate title. Citing from an outside auditor familiar with the company, Morton’s new Data Governance program “got more done in 18 months than in the previous ten years.”  Morton spoke at […]

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