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What Zulily is Doing with Big Data

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by Angela Guess Jennifer Alsever of Fortune Magazine recently wrote, “Each day, 9,000 new products are added to [Zulily]’s website to be sold in flash sales. Each day, Zulily staff takes thousands of photographs of those products—everything from canvas shoes and leather boots to jewelry and plastic doll houses. Upstairs, engineering director Mike Errecart has…

Accelerating Internet of Things Analytics

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by Jelani Harper The explosion of data projected to emerge in the wake of the burgeoning Internet of Things (IoT)—and which is a daily occurrence in the Industrial Internet—requires specific needs for analytics that are unique to this facet of Data Management. In order to effectively glean insight into the continuous streams of real-time event…

How to Effectively Kick-Off a Data Governance Program

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by Angela Guess Janani Dumbleton of Computing recently wrote, “Data governance – the process of planning, monitoring and enforcing the management of data assets – is a key component of long-term data quality (and, therefore, long-term organisational success). It helps to ensure that data is captured accurately and that this accuracy is maintained, no matter…

Lenovo and the National Academy Foundation Launch Lenovo Scholar Network

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by Angela Guess A new article out of the company reports, “Lenovo today announced a new agreement with the National Academy Foundation (NAF) to bring a robust mobile app development curriculum and delivery program to NAF academies in the United States. The two organizations will provide innovative curriculum and technology to provide exposure and encourage…

Xplenty Raises $3M in Series A Funding

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by Angela Guess According to a new release out of the company, “Xplenty, the big data processing platform powered by Hadoop, today announced it has raised $3 million in Series A funding from Waarde Capital and existing seed investor Magma Venture Partners of Israel. The investment will allow Xplenty to expand its platform’s features and…

RWDG Webinar: Governance Risk and Compliance

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on October 16, 2014 Real-World Data Governance: Governance Risk and Compliance from DATAVERSITY To view just the slides from this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar The target of many a Data Governance Program is to nail their regulatory and compliance requirements first to appease the government…

RWDG Slides: Governance Risk and Compliance

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on October 16, 2014 Real-World Data Governance: Governance Risk and Compliance from DATAVERSITY To view the On Demand recording of this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar The target of many a Data Governance Program is to nail their regulatory and compliance requirements first to appease the…