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Sponsor Spotlight Column: Raj Tekchandani of Cambridge Semantics on Smart Enterprise Data Management

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by Charles Roe DATAVERSITY™ recently interviewed Raj Tekchandani at Cambridge Semantics.  Cambridge Semantics are the developers of the Anzo Platform, a Smart Enterprise Data Management solution that helps enterprises to use their data assets in smarter and more efficient ways. Cambridge Semantics are a Gold Sponsor at the Enterprise Data World 2014 Conference in Austin,…

The Internet of Things: Its Impact on the Enterprise

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by Jennifer Zaino It’s hard not to bump into the Internet of Things (IoT) these days. The last few months alone have seen a flurry of activity. That list includes Google’s $3.2 billion purchase of Learning Thermostat maker Nest in a big play to advance its connected device efforts; as well as, IBM and AT&T…

What Big Data Can Teach Us About International Relations

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by Angela Guess Adam Taylor of the Washington Post recently wrote, “What can data reveal about international relations? That’s the question that the Global Database of Events, Language, and Tone (GDELT) has sought to answer. By analyzing data from English-language news sources, they have compiled a huge database of people, organizations, locations, themes and events. It’s an…

The Growing Field of Enterprise Asset Management

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by Angela Guess Maria Deutscher of Silicon Angle reports, “The wave of new technology that is sweeping through the IT industry is already making a difference for many organizations, but in the trenches, the disruption happening upstream does not overshadow the fundamental need to keep business operations running smoothly. Facilities and equipment lifecycle governance is a…

Cisco to Invest $1B to Expand the “Intercloud”

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by Angela Guess Michael Ricknas of CITE World recently wrote, “Cisco Systems plans to invest over US$1 billion to expand its cloud business over the next two years, including building an OpenStack-based ‘network of clouds’ with partners. The whole IT industry is moving to a world where more applications are running in hosted environments, and Cisco…

Saffron Technology Raises $7M for Cognitive Computing

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by Angela Guess Jordan Novet of Venture Beat reports, “IBM is dropping tall stacks of money on ‘cognitive’ software for speed-reading huge loads of information, which means it’s the perfect time for other companies to pop up with cognitive-computing solutions. To wit, here comes Saffron Technology, based in Cary, N.C., but planning to open an office in Silicon Valley…

RWDG Webinar: Agile Data Governance: The Truth Be Told

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on March 20, 2014 Real-World Data Governance: Agile Data Governance – The Truth Be Told from DATAVERSITY To view the slides from this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar The concepts of Agile Software Development have been applied in many ways in many organizations with differing levels…

RWDG Slides: Agile Data Governance: The Truth Be Told

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on March 20, 2014 Real-World Data Governance: Agile Data Governance – The Truth Be Told from DATAVERSITY To view the On Demand recording of this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar The concepts of Agile Software Development have been applied in many ways in many organizations with…