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Converting Big Data Into Conversational Gold

Dr. Rahul Razdan

By   12 hours ago

Click here too learn more about Dr. Rahul Razdan. If data is a form of language – if all those ones and zeroes constitute a way of communication, then translating those figures into something intelligible for a mass audience should be the end-result of this phenomenon we call Big Data. It should be the culmination – no, […]

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NICE Actimize Signs Agreement with Tableau and Launches Visual Analytics Solution

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By   12 hours ago

by Angela Guess According to a recent release out of the company, “NICE Actimize, a NICE business and the largest and broadest provider of a single financial crime, risk and compliance software platform for the financial services industry, and Tableau Software have entered into a joint technology agreement to apply business intelligence capabilities to financial […]

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ZAP and Sage Announce Strategic Partnership to Provide Enhanced Data Intelligence

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By   12 hours ago

by Angela Guess A new press release out of the company reports, “ZAP, the leading provider of data intelligence solutions, announced that it would be partnering with Sage to provide the Sage customers, partners and software developers with world-class data intelligence and visualization solutions… This new partnership will provide Sage customers with enhanced data management […]

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Industry Leader eBay Discusses Work With Data Analytics Platforms

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By   12 hours ago

by Angela Guess A new press release out of eBay reports, “Predictive analytics, big data and customer insights are some of the most important elements for companies to concentrate on today. We have seen several examples of businesses being developed through use of data, with Facebook, Google and Amazon all reaching their multi-billion dollar valuations […]

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Honda to Begin Joint Research Project with Softbank in the Area of Artificial Intelligence

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By   12 hours ago

by Angela Guess A recent press release reports, “Honda R&D Co., Ltd., a wholly owned R&D subsidiary of Honda Motor Co., Ltd., today announced plans to collaborate with SoftBank Corp. and begin a joint research project toward application of the ‘emotion engine’, an artificial intelligence (AI) technology developed by cocoro SB Corp., a SoftBank Group […]

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Opto 22 RESTful API Enables Rapid Industrial IoT Application Development

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By   12 hours ago

by Angela Guess A new press release out of the company reports, “Industrial automation manufacturer and Internet of Things platform developer Opto 22 announces immediate availability of a RESTful API to its industrial programmable automation controllers (PACs), significantly closing the IT/OT gap and enabling rapid Industrial Internet of Things application development, reduced time to market […]

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Data Protection: How Does This Figure Into Your Architecture?

David Schlesinger

By   4 days ago

Click here to learn more about author David Schlesinger. The credit reports that your company may keep when deciding to allow credit to a new customer just might be considered confidential, especially if your billing department included judgmental remarks and evaluations. The purchase requests from your accounts payable department could potentially show which ingredients you buy […]

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Redis Labs Achieves 350 Percent Growth in the Enterprise

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By   4 days ago

by Angela Guess According to a new release out of the company, “Redis Labs, the home of Redis, today announced 350 percent year over year revenue growth for its Redis Labs Enterprise Cluster (RLEC), downloadable software that supports on-premises enterprise Redis deployments. Redis Labs extended its enterprise growth with 600 new enterprise customer wins in […]

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Nuance to Acquire TouchCommerce, Accelerate Growth of Enterprise Business

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By   4 days ago

by Angela Guess A new release out of the company reports, “Nuance Communications, Inc. today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire TouchCommerce, a technology partner and leader in digital customer service and engagement solutions. Used by leading enterprises, TouchCommerce’s customer engagement cloud platform increases eCommerce sales and improves the customer service […]

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    Jul 28 LDM Webinar: Why a Data Model is an Important Part of Your Data Strategy

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    DATE: July 28, 2016 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar Data can provide tremendous value to an organization in today’s information-driven economy. New customer insights, better efficiency, and new product innovation are just some of the ways organizations are obtaining value through data. But in […]

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    Aug 2 Webinar: 6 Keys to an Agile Tableau Implementation

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    DATE: August 2, 2016 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees This webinar is sponsored by: About the Webinar As organizations become more data driven and realize the benefits from using visual analytical tools such as Tableau, the volume and velocity of analytic based questions grow.  As these new […]

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    Aug 4 CDO Webinar: Big Data Strategies – Organizational Structure and Technology

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    By   2 months ago

    DATE: August 4, 2016 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free for all attendees About the Webinar Many CDOs and Data Scientists came into being as part of a Big Data program. In many shops Big Data is the core driver for better Data Governance (DG) and Data Management (DM), and the […]

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    Aug 9 Data-Ed Webinar: Best Practices with the DMM

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    By   3 months ago

    DATE: August 9, 2016 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar The Data Management Maturity (DMM) model is a framework for the evaluation and assessment of an organization’s data management capabilities. The model allows an organization to evaluate its current state data management capabilities, discover gaps […]

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    Aug 11 Smart Data Webinar: Advances in Natural Language Processing

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    By   3 months ago

    DATE: August 11, 2016 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar Natural language processing (NLP) – once on the frontier of AI as a research topic with maddeningly low accuracy – is rapidly becoming a requirement for mainstream consumer and enterprise applications. Today, one can build […]

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    Sep 8 Smart Data Webinar: Autonomous Systems, from Science Fiction to Commercial Solutions

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    By   3 months ago

    DATE: September 8, 2016 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar Achieving autonomy – the ability and authority to act on one’s own volition – is generally a sign of maturity in humans. In machines, it means that some aspect(s) of control or decision-making has been […]

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      Converting Big Data Into Conversational Gold

      Dr. Rahul Razdan

      By   12 hours ago

      Click here too learn more about Dr. Rahul Razdan. If data is a form of language – if all those ones and zeroes constitute a way of communication, then translating those figures into something intelligible for a mass audience should be the end-result of this phenomenon we call Big Data. It should be the culmination – no, […]

      Read More →

      Data Protection: How Does This Figure Into Your Architecture?

      David Schlesinger

      By   4 days ago

      Click here to learn more about author David Schlesinger. The credit reports that your company may keep when deciding to allow credit to a new customer just might be considered confidential, especially if your billing department included judgmental remarks and evaluations. The purchase requests from your accounts payable department could potentially show which ingredients you buy […]

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      Big Data Ethics

      Stefan Groschupf

      By   5 days ago

      Learn more about video blogger Stefan Groschupf. Over the course of the next few months we will be releasing insights in Machine Learning, the Cloud, and Big Data in this new video blog series presented by Stefan Groschupf, CEO of Datameer. Here’s Stefan’s next short video blog on “Big Data Ethics” Check out his other video blogs here.

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      Two Aspects to Manage Your Information Architecture Better

      Tejasvi Addagada

      By   1 week ago

      Click here to learn more about author Tejasvi Addagada. Information Architecture essentially encompasses data and technology architecture. There is enterprise value that is realized by including Information Architecture as a discipline in Data Governance. Data Architecture is more about having to manage the business meaning of data in a consistent way. While Technology Architecture defines strategy and […]

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      The Knowledge Representation Corner: Procedural vs. Declarative

      Adam Pease

      By   2 weeks ago

      Click to learn more about author Adam Pease. Programmers that are new to ontology may be prone to think that any tool or language can be used to represent terms, definitions, and facts about the world. After all, as programmers, we’re used to solving problems in code and know that whether we use Perl, C++, Java, […]

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      Data Security: Can My Car Be Hacked?

      Cathy Nolan

      By   2 weeks ago

      Click here to learn more about author Cathy Nolan. Of course it can. Anything that uses a computer to operate it or any of its systems can be hacked, but the potential for harm has been largely swept under the rug by car manufacturers. The fact that criminals can either remotely or directly take control […]

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      Self-service BI Success Depends Upon Data Quality & Governance

      Andy McCartney

      By   2 weeks ago

      Click here to learn more about author Andy McCartney. There are many benefits that can be derived through the implementation of a self-service Business Intelligence (BI) system. For example, non-technical professionals can generate their own reports, run queries, and conduct analyses, without the assistance of IT staff. Non-technical workers can make faster, better decisions because they […]

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      Grading Database Quality, Part 1: Database Designs

      Michael Blaha

      By   2 weeks ago

      While working on database projects, we often find ourselves doing reverse engineering. Reverse engineering is the inverse to normal development. Developers start with an application and work backwards to understand the software and infer its intent. Reverse engineering can apply to a variety of artifacts, such as hardware, programming code, and databases. Our focus here […]

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      July 2016 DATAVERSITY Letter from the Editor

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      By   2 weeks ago

      We have a packed month in store for you this July. In addition to all our standard content, including a great lineup of webinars, we are hosting our second ever online conference as well as rolling out a series of announcements. First, to give you an update on standard affairs. We were running a Data […]

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        Big Data and Cloud Security

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        By   5 days ago

        Data breaches are disastrous events for enterprises and consumers alike. Sensitive information is stolen or made public. Cloud-based data breaches can be quite devastating because of the sheer volume of data that can be taken or manipulated. Cloud security is especially important in the Big Data age. Cloud-based data is valuable for different reasons. A […]

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        Predictive Analytics Route Planning Algorithm at UPS Followed a Long Path to Success

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        By   7 days ago

        The traveling salesman problem has been known as a tough problem to solve since it was first discussed in the 19th century. Multiply it by the 55,000 routes, more than 100 stops on each, add in additional constraints like time commitments, and it goes beyond being tough to becoming seriously challenging. But, there’s a big […]

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        A New Take on Master Data Management

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        By   2 weeks ago

        Master Data Management (MDM) is evolving. Forrester Research in its Forrester Wave: Master Data Management Q1 2016, released this spring, points out that organizations’ needs are becoming more complex, with many companies tightly linking their MDM efforts to customer engagement and business processes, and with data models becoming more dimensional while data levels grow deeper. […]

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        A Comprehensive Review of Skills Required for Data Scientist Jobs

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        By   2 weeks ago

        The Data Scientist is the quintessential “go-between,” carrying the problems of the business folks to the IT department, and then bringing back the technological solutions to the business units. A good Data Scientist not only explores, designs, and engineers business solutions, but also determines the best technological option at hand to arrive at such solutions. […]

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        A New Take on Data Discovery, Data Management, and its Relationships

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        By   3 weeks ago

        Having herself held senior roles in IT at Wall Street companies including Deutsche Bank and Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, Oksana Sokolovsky is quite familiar with the challenge of Data Management and data discovery. As co-founder and CEO of ROKITT, her goal was “to build a product that solves that challenge,” she says. The challenge exists […]

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        Machine Learning: From Then Until Now

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        By   3 weeks ago

        Machine Learning is a form of Artificial Intelligence (AI) which allows computers to learn by way of observation and experience, rather than rigid pre-programming. Machine Learning uses computer programs that are capable of growth and change as they process new data. Using algorithms, Machine Learning allows computers to develop habitual responses based on the repeated […]

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        In-Memory Computing Platforms Respond to Evolving Enterprise Data Use Needs

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        By   4 weeks ago

        In its just-released report, Cool Vendors in In-Memory Computing Technology 2016, Gartner highlighted a handful of interesting and innovative solutions within the In-Memory Computing (IMC) space for enabling a range of real-time analytics scenarios. It gave a first-time look at IMC-enabled analytics products from Bottlenose, Striim, and Zoomdata that target use cases including event stream […]

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        Top 20 Hottest Data Management Posts Year-to-Date 2016

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        By   4 weeks ago

        It has become a semi-annual tradition here at DATAVERSITY® to publish our top twenty most popular data management content year-to-date. Though we monitor topic popularity daily, we like to stop every six months or so to do a deep dive into what subscribers are reading. What’s hot and trending? Our top twenty includes Data Blogs, […]

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        Big City, Big Data: Data Science Education at Columbia University

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        By   4 weeks ago

        Columbia University’s Data Science education programs are fairly new, with the Data Science Institute founded in 2012. The program seeks to take an interdisciplinary approach, drawing on more than 200 faculty from the nine schools that make up the university. The classes were intentionally designed especially for these programs, not pulled from existing courses. Research […]

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          NICE Actimize Signs Agreement with Tableau and Launches Visual Analytics Solution

          ni

          By   12 hours ago

          by Angela Guess According to a recent release out of the company, “NICE Actimize, a NICE business and the largest and broadest provider of a single financial crime, risk and compliance software platform for the financial services industry, and Tableau Software have entered into a joint technology agreement to apply business intelligence capabilities to financial […]

          Read More →

          ZAP and Sage Announce Strategic Partnership to Provide Enhanced Data Intelligence

          za

          By   12 hours ago

          by Angela Guess A new press release out of the company reports, “ZAP, the leading provider of data intelligence solutions, announced that it would be partnering with Sage to provide the Sage customers, partners and software developers with world-class data intelligence and visualization solutions… This new partnership will provide Sage customers with enhanced data management […]

          Read More →

          Industry Leader eBay Discusses Work With Data Analytics Platforms

          eb

          By   12 hours ago

          by Angela Guess A new press release out of eBay reports, “Predictive analytics, big data and customer insights are some of the most important elements for companies to concentrate on today. We have seen several examples of businesses being developed through use of data, with Facebook, Google and Amazon all reaching their multi-billion dollar valuations […]

          Read More →

          Honda to Begin Joint Research Project with Softbank in the Area of Artificial Intelligence

          hon

          By   12 hours ago

          by Angela Guess A recent press release reports, “Honda R&D Co., Ltd., a wholly owned R&D subsidiary of Honda Motor Co., Ltd., today announced plans to collaborate with SoftBank Corp. and begin a joint research project toward application of the ‘emotion engine’, an artificial intelligence (AI) technology developed by cocoro SB Corp., a SoftBank Group […]

          Read More →

          Opto 22 RESTful API Enables Rapid Industrial IoT Application Development

          op

          By   12 hours ago

          by Angela Guess A new press release out of the company reports, “Industrial automation manufacturer and Internet of Things platform developer Opto 22 announces immediate availability of a RESTful API to its industrial programmable automation controllers (PACs), significantly closing the IT/OT gap and enabling rapid Industrial Internet of Things application development, reduced time to market […]

          Read More →

          Redis Labs Achieves 350 Percent Growth in the Enterprise

          red

          By   4 days ago

          by Angela Guess According to a new release out of the company, “Redis Labs, the home of Redis, today announced 350 percent year over year revenue growth for its Redis Labs Enterprise Cluster (RLEC), downloadable software that supports on-premises enterprise Redis deployments. Redis Labs extended its enterprise growth with 600 new enterprise customer wins in […]

          Read More →

          Nuance to Acquire TouchCommerce, Accelerate Growth of Enterprise Business

          tc

          By   4 days ago

          by Angela Guess A new release out of the company reports, “Nuance Communications, Inc. today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire TouchCommerce, a technology partner and leader in digital customer service and engagement solutions. Used by leading enterprises, TouchCommerce’s customer engagement cloud platform increases eCommerce sales and improves the customer service […]

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          Verint Launches Robotic Process Automation Solution

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          By   4 days ago

          by Angela Guess A new release out of the company reports, “Verint Systems Inc. today announced the availability of Verint Robotic Process Automation™, a set of advanced capabilities that uses software robots to automate, manage and execute high volumes of time-consuming business processes around-the-clock each day. Leveraging the software, organizations can significantly reduce the need […]

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          Lexalytics Radically Simplifies Market Research for the Pharmaceutical Industry

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          By   4 days ago

          by Angela Guess A new release out of the company reports, “Lexalytics, the leader in cloud and on-prem text analytics solutions, announced today the availability of the Pharmaceutical Industry Pack, created to meet the specific needs of market research, social media marketing, customer experience management (CEM) and voice of the customer (VOC) professionals working in […]

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