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Fast Data: The Next Evolutionary Step in Big Data Analytics

Jörg Bienert

by Jörg Bienert It is often said that time is money and nowhere is this adage more pertinent than in today’s digitized business world. Thanks to a host of devices and gadgets, all connected to the internet, organizations have access to data like never before. However, this “connected” world also means that businesses face an…

May 2014 DATAVERSITY Letter from the Editor

Letter from the Editor

We just came back from our first conferences of the year, Enterprise Data World 2014 Conference and Expo and CDO Vision in Austin, TX. Both events went exceptionally well. We heard a lot of good things from attendees and the #EDW14 hashtag streamed some very nice comments. My favorite part of the event is working…

Speaker Spotlight Column: Cindy Walker on Data Best Practices

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by Charles Roe DATAVERSITY™ recently interviewed Cindy Walker, the Director of Data Analytics Center of Excellence at Salient Federal Solutions. Cindy will be giving a session at the Enterprise Data World 2014 Conference in Austin, Texas from April 27 – May 1, 2014. Her session is titled “Combining Traditional Enterprise Data Management Best Practices with…

Hadoop is Beginning to Stare Newer Big Data Approaches in the Face

OFFICIAL IBM PHOTO FOR JAMES KOBIELUS

by James Kobielus Waves pass, though the soft shorelines they sculpt might endure longer than you’d expect. Every new technology platform enters the world as a wave that builds and builds until it’s overtaken by the next wave to come along. That’s the historical perspective expressed by a Forrester “S-curve” or a Gartner “hype cycle”.…

Speaker Spotlight Column: Mike Grosvenor on Metadata and Data Models

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by Charles Roe DATAVERSITY™ recently interviewed Mike Grosvenor, the Technology Manager at Access Sciences. Mike will be giving a session at the Enterprise Data World 2014 Conference in Austin, Texas from April 27 – May 1, 2014. His session is titled “Bringing Together Data Models and Document Metadata for Better Solution Design.” The Speaker Spotlight…

Sponsor Spotlight Column: Conrad Chuang of Orchestra Networks on Master Data Management

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by Charles Roe DATAVERSITY™ recently interviewed Conrad Chuang, the Director of Product Marketing at Orchestra Networks.  Orchestra Networks are the creators of EBX5, a multi-domain, model-driven Master Data Management enterprise solution. EBX5 empowers enterprises and users to manage and govern their own master and reference data more effectively. Orchestra Networks are a Sponsor at the…

Speaker Spotlight Column: Michael Blaha on Data Modeling

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by Charles Roe DATAVERSITY™ recently interviewed Michael Blaha, a Consultant at Modelsoft Consulting Corp. Michael will be giving a session at the Enterprise Data World 2014 Conference in Austin, Texas from April 27 – May 1, 2014. His session is titled “Test Your Knowledge of the UML.” The Speaker Spotlight Column (and its parallel venture…