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Four in Ten Marketing Executives Unprepared to Meet Objectives

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by Angela Guess According to a new article out of Accenture, “Four in 10 top marketing executives say they are not well prepared to meet their objectives, citing a lack of funding and inefficient business practices as the main impediments to improved performance, according to global research by Accenture. The research also reveals a growing…

Analytics Heads to Grad School at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

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by Angela Guess A new article out of RPI states, “To prepare students and career professionals for the expanding scope of careers requiring Big Data and analytics skills, IBM and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute are combining forces to offer a new, one-year Lally School of Management and Technology graduate degree program in fall 2013: the Master…

Teradata Closes In On Unified Data Analytics

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by Jelani Harper Teradata has long aspired to provide an environment in which it can readily analyze and integrate all forms of data for the enterprise. On April 15, 2013 it revealed a number of technologies that have made the dream a reality. The prominent data analytics solutions provider substantially bolstered its Unified Data Architecture…

Speaker Spotlight Column: Patricia Klauer on Business Intelligence

by Charles Roe In an effort to leverage the knowledge of several of the top minds in the Data Management industry, DATAVERSITY™ has been conducting a series of interviews on some of the most relevant topics in the field today. Recently, we interviewed Patricia Klauer, the Founder & Enterprise Information Architect of Eclipse Data Systems.…

Mobile Business Intelligence

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by Jelani Harper Mobile Business Intelligence (BI) extends the decision-making and analytics capabilities of conventional BI beyond the office. The ubiquity of smartphones and tablet devices (such as iPads), in addition to a growing number of vendors, mobile platforms, and applications, has rendered this form of BI one of the most viable means of accessing…

YarcData Announces Winners of $100K Graph Analytics Challenge

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by Angela Guess YarcData has announced the winners of their Graph Analytics Challenge. The challenge showcases “the increasing applicability and adoption of graph analytics in discovering unknown relationships in Big Data. Submissions included an innovative range of applications across a broad variety of sectors including crime prediction, social science, life science and sports performance. Dr.…