Education Resources For Use & Management of Data

DataEd Slides: Demystifying Big Data

DataEd Online: Demystifying Big Data from DATAVERSITY To view the recording of this presentation, click HERE.   About the Presentation Yes, we face a data deluge and big data seems to be largely about how to deal with it.  But 99% of what has been written about big data is focused on selling hardware and…

Analyzing Big Data: Lavastorm Analytics Engine

by Jelani Harper Any quick search indicates that there’s no shortage of analytics technologies to extract meaning from Big Data. Yet, a review of the recent activity of Lavastorm Analytics reveals that its Lavastorm Analytics Engine may be one of the more viable. At the end of April 2013, the company partnered with Datawatch Corporation…

Featured Video: Secure Data Management in the Cloud

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Secure Data Management in the Cloud from DATAVERSITY by Angela Guess As we gather together all of the insights from the most recent Enterprise Data World Conference in San Diego, there is still plenty to be learned from the previous year’s sessions. This video presentation by Mukta Bahl of Genentech and Sanjiv Ranjan of Simplify…

A Closer Look at the MongoDB Document Database

by Paul Williams The document database, MongoDB, is currently one of the most prevalent NoSQL databases on the market. MongoDB offers both open-source and enterprise versions with the complete support of its developers 10gen. It provides an innovative tool for an individual developer experimenting with the freely available community edition and more robust functionality for…

Webinar: Making the Case for NoSQL

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Making the Case for NoSQL from DATAVERSITY  To view just the slides from this presentation, click HERE. This Webinar was Sponsored by: 10gen | the MongoDB company About the Webinar Since relational databases were introduced in the 1970s, the environment has changed dramatically, and they are no longer best suited to solve all the challenges…

Slides: Making the Case for NoSQL

Making the Case for NoSQL from DATAVERSITY To view the recording of this webinar, click HERE. This Webinar was Sponsored by: 10gen | the MongoDB company About the Webinar Since relational databases were introduced in the 1970s, the environment has changed dramatically, and they are no longer best suited to solve all the challenges of…

Enterprise Data World 2013 Conference Overview

by Jelani Harper Numbers don’t lie: 800 attendees. 27 different countries. 7 continents. 12 individual tracks (plus combinations). 5 days and one idyllic location. Representing a range of industries from financial to education, media to healthcare, and attended by professionals from franchises such as Walmart, Bank of America, and McDonald’s, the event was truly a…

Featured Video: Master Reference Data

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Master Reference Data: Governance and Maintenance for Analytics and Operations from DATAVERSITY by Angela Guess If after leaving Enterprise Data World last week you’ve found yourself hungry for more great presentations, check out this video on Master Reference Data: Governance and Maintenance for Analytics and Operations. This presentation was given by John Biderman, the Information…

Notes from the World of Data Science – April 2013

by Paul Williams This article takes a glance at some stories in the last few weeks emerging from the growing world of Data Science. Included are news about a Data Science Consortium taking shape in North Carolina, a new tool for yet another “as a Service” acronym (DSaaS), and a look at Software Defined Networking…

Featured Video: Elegance – A New Approach to Enterprise Modeling

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Elegance: A New Approach to Enterprise Modeling from DATAVERSITY by Angela Guess As Enterprise Data World 2013 rolls along, those of us who couldn’t make it to the conference can still enjoy great content from last year’s event. This week’s video presentation comes from Dave McComb, President of Semantic Arts. His presentation last year was…