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Most Companies Still Struggling to Capitalize on Big Data

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by Angela Guess Matt Asay of ReadWrite recently wrote, “Data science remains the surest ticket to Big Salary nirvana. If only it paid equally large dividends for the companies paying those salaries. Part of the problem stems from getting enough qualified people into a market desperate for answers. But part of the problem stems from…

Aerospike Improves NoSQL Database with More Hadoop-Centric Features

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by Angela Guess Maria Deutscher of Silicon Angle recently wrote, “Aerospike, Inc. unleashed a broad set of new features for its flagship in-memory database that provides developers with more flexibility in how they build their applications and addresses several key enterprise requirements. The launch marks the biggest update for the platform since the company released…

Cambridge Semantics Adds Keylines Network Visualization Tool to Deliver New Clarity to Big Data Analytics

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by Angela Guess A recent article out of the company reports, “Cambridge Semantics, the leading provider of smart data solutions driven by Semantic Web technology, today announced the integration of its Anzo Smart Data Platform (Anzo SDP) with the KeyLines network visualization tool. The advancement will enable business analysts and IT professionals in Global 2000…

New Research Study Reveals Surprising Trends In Cloud Adoption

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by Angela Guess A new article out of the company reports, “NuoDB, Inc., the leader in webscale distributed database technology, today released the results of a research survey of more than 200 IT personnel regarding their cloud computing strategies and usage. Highlights of the survey include: 60% of respondents consider cloud to be one of…

Teradata Acquires RainStor

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by Angela Guess According to a new article out of the company, “Teradata Corp., the big data analytics and marketing applications company, today announced that it completed the acquisition of RainStor, a privately held company specializing in online big data archiving on Hadoop. This acquisition strengthens Teradata’s enterprise-grade Hadoop solutions and will enable organizations to…

4 Critical Cyber Trends for 2015

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A new article out of SolPass reports, “Cybersecurity is guaranteed to make big headlines in 2015, according to one computer fraud expert.”by Angela Guess A new article out of SolPass reports, “Cybersecurity is guaranteed to make big headlines in 2015, according to one computer fraud expert. Why? Just look at 2014, says security pro Kent…

PanTerra Networks Announces Industry’s First Real-Time Business Analytics Capabilities for Unified Communications and Content Management

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by Angela Guess According to a new article out of the company, “PanTerra Networks, the leading provider of unified cloud services for mid-market enterprises, today announced its Unified Business Analytics offering for the mid-market. The solution is the first to combine Unified Communications (UC) analytics with content management analytics to monitor, react to and adjust…

Why Big Data Needs Artificial Intelligence

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by Angela Guess H.O. Maycotte of Forbes recently opined, “If you want to stay competitive as data growth continues to skyrocket, you’re going to have to do much more to get the maximum value from the customer data you’re collecting. And to do it, you’re going to need artificial intelligence – AI. There’s so much…