Education Resources For Use & Management of Data

The Mathematics of Data: Graph Analytics as a Service

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by Jelani Harper Graph databases are optimal for running advanced analytics because they indicate the relationship between data elements and allow for readily discernible inferences between them—yielding answers to questions that users never thought to ask. Leveraging the prowess of graph analytics (especially on Big Data sets), however, has traditionally been hampered by: A general…

CDO Slides: The Executive Guide to Data Strategy

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on March 5, 2015 Executive guidedatastrategy email from DATAVERSITY To view the On Demand recording, click HERE>> This Webinar was Sponsored by: About the Webinar Recognizing that there is value in data is a great starting point, but what do you do next? It’s tempting to charge…

CDO Webinar: The Executive Guide to Data Strategy

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on March 5, 2015 The CDO Agenda: The Executive Guide to Data Strategy from DATAVERSITY To view just the slides from this recording, click HERE>> This Webinar was Sponsored by: About the Webinar Recognizing that there is value in data is a great starting point, but what…

Bringing the Semantic Web and Linked Data to All

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by Jennifer Zaino The Semantic Web and Linked Data promise so much to so many in the world. They provide the foundation for identifying and classifying content, while exposing, sharing, and connecting pieces of data on the Web via the W3C’s Resource Description Framework (RDF) standard. The vision revolves around increasing the Web’s usefulness and people’s access to…

Starting Small with Big Data

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by Jelani Harper The inhibitors of Big Data initiatives are abundant and include: Upfront capital: There is a general perception that the infrastructure to apply Big Data and options for advanced analytics are costly, and that such initiatives are widely reserved for large organizations instead of small- and mid-sized ones. Technological gaps: Costs notwithstanding, many…

Slides: 7 Ways Your Agile Project is Managing Data Wrong

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on February 26, 2015 The Heart of Data Modeling: 7 Ways Your Agile Project is Managing Data Wrong from DATAVERSITY To view the On Demand recording of this presentation, click HERE>> This Webinar was Sponsored by: About the Webinar Is your organization using agile approaches to systems…

Webinar: 7 Ways Your Agile Project is Managing Data Wrong

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on February 26, 2015 The Heart of Data Modeling: 7 Ways Your Agile Project is Managing Data Wrong from DATAVERSITY  To view just the slides from this presentation, click HERE>> This Webinar was Sponsored by: About the Webinar Is your organization using agile approaches to systems development…

Contemporary Trends in Master Data Management

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by Jelani Harper Master Data Management (MDM) is changing to reflect some of the more influential technologies in the Data Management space today, which includes Big Data, graph databases, Cloud Computing, social media, mobile, and others. Collectively, these technologies reflect the overall trend of MDM’s evolution from specific domains and lines of business, to enterprise…

Best Practices for Master Data Management

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by Jelani Harper There are a number of Master Data Management (MDM) solutions that cater to specific domains (customers or products), multiple domains or even certain industries. The deployment of these options; however, can frequently shift the burden of MDM to technology instead of holistically addressing the consensus required of workers across various departments regarding…