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Making the Move to Cloud Data Governance

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by Angela Guess Jeff Denworth recently wrote in CMS Wire, “In spite of frequent reports about the uptick in cloud adoption — with a recent IDC report predicting an additional 11 percent shift of IT budget away from in-house IT delivery towards different cloud models by 2016 — some businesses are still hesitating. To them,…

Accelerating Big Data Projects Drive Demand for NoSQL

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by Angela Guess Writing for Information Management, Joe Panettieri recently noted, “As businesses accelerate big data project deployments, demand for NoSQL as the underlying engine is growing rapidly. In fact, the global NoSQL market will reach $4.2 billion by 2020, growing 35.1 percent annually along the way, according to Allied Market Research. In some cases,…

Microsoft Closes Acquisition of Revolution Analytics

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by Angela Guess Joseph Sirosh, Corporate VP of Information Management and Machine Learning at Microsoft recently wrote, “Earlier this year we announced our intent to acquire Revolution Analytics and today I’m happy to say we have closed the acquisition agreement. It is my pleasure to welcome the Revolution team to Microsoft. Together we will help…

Is Your Business Ready to Incorporate AI?

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by Angela Guess Brennan White of the Young Entrepreneur Council recently wrote in Forbes, “Technology is finally catching up to science fiction — but business leaders who wait until humanoid robots are walking around to begin implementing AI in their business will have missed the boat and let their competitors eat their lunch. With so…

3 Recent Books For Aspiring Data Scientists and Non-Data Execs

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by Angela Guess Forbes contributor Gil Press recently wrote, “Now that most of the hype around big data has died down, overtaken by the buzz over the Internet of Things, we are sometimes treated to serious discussions of the state-of-the-art (or science, for that matter) in data analysis. If you are planning a career as…

Data Science Still Lacking in Science

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by Angela Guess Matt Asay recently wrote for TechRepublic, “Data science is all about asking the right questions. The problem, however, is that we introduce bias into data science simply by asking the question and establishing which data we will collect. As enterprises get serious about big data, they need to get equally serious about…

Experian Data Quality Launches New Website Focused on Broader Capability Set

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by Angela Guess A recent article out of the company reports, “Experian Data Quality, a leading provider of data quality software and services, today announced the release of https://www.edq.com, a new Website highlighting the company’s broader data-quality-tools portfolio, including data standardization, matching, monitoring, enrichment, profiling and cleansing. Ninety-five percent of companies feel driven to turn…

Cambridge Semantics Recognized as Promising Tech Solution Provider

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by Angela Guess According to a recent article, “Cambridge Semantics, the leading provider of smart data solutions driven by Semantic Web technology, today announced that it has been named to CIO Review’s ‘Top 20 Most Promising Tech Solution Providers to Pharma and Life Sciences.’ The judging panel was comprised of top CEOs, CIOs, VCs and…