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Data Science Use Cases

By   16 hours ago

It is only when Data Analytics start meshing with advanced technologies like Machine Learning and Deep Learning that enterprises will reap the benefits of their analytics and Business Intelligence (BI) activities. Those technologies require well-planned Data Science principles built around business need. Such Data Science use cases are now mature enough that business owners, leaders, […]

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Digging the Data for the Gig Economy: The Rise of a Data-Centric Workforce

By   17 hours ago

Click to learn more about author Kim Grennan. If employers want to better analyze, interpret and apply data, they need to first rethink the nature of employment. They need to look at the data about the global economy, about the changing nature of work and a change in nature among workers themselves. Employers need to educate […]

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Arcadia Data Simplifies Big Data with Machine-Assisted Insights for Business Analysts

By   17 hours ago

by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “Arcadia Data, provider of the first native visual analytics software for big data, today announced updates to its platform to streamline big data analytics with machine-assisted insights that allow greater accessibility and self-service to business analysts. Meant to reduce the complexity of handling modern data types […]

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Qumulo Introduces the World’s First Universal-Scale File Storage System

By   17 hours ago

by Angela Guess A new press release states, “Qumulo today announced Qumulo File Fabric (QF2), the world’s first universal-scale file storage system. QF2 is a modern, highly scalable file storage system, creating a single file domain that spans the data center and the cloud. For the first time, enterprise customers have the freedom to store, […]

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Next IT Launches AI Initiative To Propel Businesses Into The Intelligence Revolution

By   17 hours ago

by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “Next IT, the provider of conversational AI for the Global 5000, today announced a new initiative to help every enterprise succeed with AI by making their proprietary AI tools and conversation platform commercially available. By placing their tools directly in the hands of businesses, Next IT […]

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Data Management vs. Data Strategy: A Framework for Business Success

By   2 days ago

In a recent DATAVERSITY® interview, Donna Burbank, the Managing Director at Global Data Strategy, said: “The difference between Data Management vs. Data Strategy is almost in the definition of the two words. Think about your money. If you’re just managing it, you’re sort of just getting by, but if you’re thinking strategically, you’re really thinking […]

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Do Citizen Data Scientists Mark the Death of Data Scientists?

By   2 days ago

Click to learn more about author Kartik Patel. To be successful in business, every organization must find a way to accurately forecast and predict the future of its market, and its internal operations, and better understand the buying behavior of its customers and prospects. With the democratization of Business Intelligence and the advent of Self-Serve Business […]

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Informatica Reimagines Data Management with AI to Unleash Data-Driven Digital Transformation

By   2 days ago

by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “The need for businesses to become more agile and lead their own intelligent disruptions using data has never been stronger. To accelerate their data-driven digital transformation, organizations need to manage data using a strategic approach rather than a tactical one. To unleash the full disruptive power […]

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IBM Cloud Mass Data Migration: A Fast, Simple Way to Transport Data to the IBM Cloud

By   2 days ago

by Angela Guess A new IBM announcement written by Michael Fork states, “While cloud continues to transform industries and become the foundation for digital innovation, there is still a good majority of organizations that experience obstacles when moving data from their on-premises servers to the cloud. Speed is of the essence when it comes to […]

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    Sep 21 RWDG Webinar: How to Select the Appropriate Data Governance Tool

    By   1 year ago

    DATE: September 21, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees. About the Webinar Organizations purchase Data Governance Tools to formalize responsibility and automate and assist the processes of governing data and metadata. There are many different types of tools on the market that assist in program implementation and […]

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    Sep 26 Webinar: Building on Multi-Model Databases

    By   1 year ago

    DATE: September 26, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees This Webinar is Sponsored by: About the Webinar What’s the problem? The data is in silos. Business and IT are both demanding a unified view of data to help provide solutions to today’s business challenges, but you can’t […]

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    Sep 28 LDM Webinar: Data Modeling & MDM

    By   1 year ago

    DATE: September 28, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees. About the Webinar Master Data Management (MDM) can create a 360 view of core business assets such as Customer, Product, Vendor, and more. Data modeling is a core component of MDM in both creating the technical integration between […]

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    Oct 5 DI&A Webinar: Data Lake Architecture

    By   1 year ago

    DATE: October 5, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar Data Lakes are meant to support many of the same analytics capabilities of Data Warehouses while overcoming some of the core problems. Yet Data Lakes have a distinctly different technology base. This webinar will provide […]

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    Oct 10 Data-Ed Webinar: Data Quality Strategies – From Data Duckling to Successful Swan

    By   1 year ago

    DATE: October 10, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar Good data is like good water: best served fresh, and ideally well-filtered. Data management strategies can produce tremendous procedural improvements and increased profit margins across the board, but only if the data being managed is […]

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    Oct 12 Smart Data Webinar: Choosing the Right Data Management Architecture for Cognitive Computing

    By   1 year ago

    DATE: October 12, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar The right DM architecture will enable continuous improvement. The wrong one will haunt you forever. Once developers have a knowledge management model – covered in our August webinar – they still have to deal with […]

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    Oct 19 RWDG Webinar: Align Data Modeling with Data Governance

    By   1 year ago

    DATE: October 19, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees. About the Webinar Data Modeling can be described as the discipline of data definition and database design. Data Governance must be applied to the definition, production, and usage of data in order to be effective. So therefore data […]

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    Oct 26 LDM Webinar: Agile & Data Modeling – How Can They Work Together?

    By   1 year ago

    DATE: October 26, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees. About the Webinar A tenet of the Agile Manifesto is ‘Working software over comprehensive documentation’, and many have interpreted that to mean that data models are not necessary in the agile development environment. Others have seen the value […]

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    Nov 2 DI&A Webinar: Keys to Effective Data Visualization

    By   1 year ago

    DATE: November 2, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar Data visualization is central to big data analytics because the volumes of data involved are beyond the scale that can be effectively manually reviewed by humans. Data visualization provides techniques for quickly viewing, understanding, and […]

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      Digging the Data for the Gig Economy: The Rise of a Data-Centric Workforce

      By   17 hours ago

      Click to learn more about author Kim Grennan. If employers want to better analyze, interpret and apply data, they need to first rethink the nature of employment. They need to look at the data about the global economy, about the changing nature of work and a change in nature among workers themselves. Employers need to educate […]

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      Do Citizen Data Scientists Mark the Death of Data Scientists?

      By   2 days ago

      Click to learn more about author Kartik Patel. To be successful in business, every organization must find a way to accurately forecast and predict the future of its market, and its internal operations, and better understand the buying behavior of its customers and prospects. With the democratization of Business Intelligence and the advent of Self-Serve Business […]

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      How to Encounter the Negative Side Effects of Data Democratization?

      By   3 days ago

      Click to learn more about author Daisy Ridley. In recent years, data democratization has spread very quickly across the enterprise. It has brought with it, the slogans from end users all over for an expansion in access to the self-service capabilities. The companies are now evolving to understand that offering line-of-business users with access to data […]

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      So, What is GDPR and Why Should Database Administrators Care?

      By   6 days ago

      Click to learn more about author Richard Macaskill. You’ve no doubt heard at least something about the GDPR, the EU’s new privacy and Data Management law with its greatly increased maximum fines for non-compliance and tighter definitions for acceptable use of personal information. If you’ve continued reading past paragraph one of any of the many articles, […]

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      Big Data and Citizen Data Scientists: Knowledge, Skill, and Wisdom Revisited

      By   1 week ago

      Click to learn more about author Ian Rowlands. It’s been a while since I posted. It’s been a busy summer as we’ve been working on launching our latest product. However, I’ve also taken some time to experiment with some of the tools that Citizen Data Scientists (CDS, for short) might be working with, to get more […]

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      How to Tell a Great Story with Data

      By   1 week ago

      Click to learn more about author Bree Baich. Recently, a follower on Twitter reached out to share her frustration over the results of her data storytelling research. “We’ve been researching the topic like crazy, but I don’t seem to find an agreed upon definition for it.” I’ve spent my entire career in roles that required a […]

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      Big Data and Security: Are You Scared to Death?

      By   1 week ago

      Click to learn more about author Prince Kapoor. Being paranoid about Big Data Security no longer looks funny. The growing cyber security threats are making brands scared to the death. The article explains major challenges and best practices for Big Data Security. Let me ask you a simple question, are you paranoid about Big Data Security? […]

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      The Data Driving IoT: Collaboration and Soft Skills

      By   2 weeks ago

      Click to learn more about author P.K. Agarwal. Northeastern University-Silicon Valley recently conducted a survey among approximately 600 members of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). Not surprisingly, the survey found that one of the biggest challenges of IoT was data aggregation and analysis. Many companies and universities are finding ways to weave in […]

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      5 Reasons Your Organization Needs Data Loss Prevention

      By   2 weeks ago

      Click to learn more about author Hoala Greevy. You’ll find dozens of products out there calling themselves Data Loss Prevention (DLP). And, while such technology may be part of your solution, data loss prevention is a full-time and full-blown strategic approach to protect your data. There are at least five reasons your organization needs data loss […]

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        Data Science Use Cases

        By   16 hours ago

        It is only when Data Analytics start meshing with advanced technologies like Machine Learning and Deep Learning that enterprises will reap the benefits of their analytics and Business Intelligence (BI) activities. Those technologies require well-planned Data Science principles built around business need. Such Data Science use cases are now mature enough that business owners, leaders, […]

        Read More →

        Data Management vs. Data Strategy: A Framework for Business Success

        By   2 days ago

        In a recent DATAVERSITY® interview, Donna Burbank, the Managing Director at Global Data Strategy, said: “The difference between Data Management vs. Data Strategy is almost in the definition of the two words. Think about your money. If you’re just managing it, you’re sort of just getting by, but if you’re thinking strategically, you’re really thinking […]

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        A Brief History of Business Intelligence

        By   7 days ago

        In 1865, Richard Millar Devens presented the phrase “Business Intelligence” (BI) in the Cyclopædia of Commercial and Business Anecdotes. He was using it to describe how Sir Henry Furnese, a banker, profited from information by gathering and acting on it before his competition. More recently, in 1958, an article was written by an IBM computer […]

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        Use Artificial Intelligence to Streamline GDPR Compliance

        By   1 week ago

        It’s the morning of May 18, 2018 and you arrive at your desk to find a message from a former job applicant in Germany asking for an inventory of all Personally Identifiable Information (PII) you have for him, and a request to delete all his information. There’s also a notice from IT saying they have […]

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        A Recent Innovation in NoSQL Data Modeling: Forward and Reverse Engineering Combined

        By   1 week ago

        Many organizations would like to develop and incorporate a NoSQL data model in their existing architectures, and to hire staff with Data Modeling skills. Unfortunately, there is a significant lack of data modelers with NoSQL experience, and reliable NoSQL Data Modeling tools are only just beginning to emerge into the market. The shortage of experienced […]

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        Fundamentals of Real-Time Analytics

        By   2 weeks ago

        With the emergence of multi-structured data, Big Data, Internet of Things (IoT), and streaming data, business owners and operators are now faced with the challenge of managing petabytes of data arriving at tremendous speed from various data pipelines across the enterprise. Thus, Real-time Analytics, or the technological capability for “processing data as it arrives” has […]

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        Data Governance Program Effectiveness by the Numbers

        By   2 weeks ago

        When it comes to metrics, “Less is more,” said Kelle O’Neal, Founder and CEO of First San Francisco Partners, presenting at DATAVERSITY® Enterprise Data Governance Online 2017. You don’t have to measure everything, she said, you just have to “choose what’s important and meaningful to your stakeholder group and your program.” O’Neal’s presentation showed how […]

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        Artificial Intelligence Can Take a Dive in the Absence of Data Quality

        By   2 weeks ago

        Artificial Intelligence (AI) has made fantastic advances since its debut about a half century ago. What has changed in the last ten years is that computing power and tools have improved to make it possible for machines to solve more complex problems, so they can handle not just very specific tactical tasks but also make […]

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        Case Study: Enhanced Master Data Management Implemented at Office Depot

        By   3 weeks ago

        “The way customers are shopping has changed and continues to evolve,” said Sam Copeland, Vice President of Merchandising Operations for Office Depot, in a recent interview with DATAVERSITY®. To meet this new challenge, he said, “We need to have nimble systems, processes, and perfect data quality.” Since the implementation of Stibo Systems’ STEP solution for […]

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          Arcadia Data Simplifies Big Data with Machine-Assisted Insights for Business Analysts

          By   17 hours ago

          by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “Arcadia Data, provider of the first native visual analytics software for big data, today announced updates to its platform to streamline big data analytics with machine-assisted insights that allow greater accessibility and self-service to business analysts. Meant to reduce the complexity of handling modern data types […]

          Read More →

          Qumulo Introduces the World’s First Universal-Scale File Storage System

          By   17 hours ago

          by Angela Guess A new press release states, “Qumulo today announced Qumulo File Fabric (QF2), the world’s first universal-scale file storage system. QF2 is a modern, highly scalable file storage system, creating a single file domain that spans the data center and the cloud. For the first time, enterprise customers have the freedom to store, […]

          Read More →

          Next IT Launches AI Initiative To Propel Businesses Into The Intelligence Revolution

          By   17 hours ago

          by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “Next IT, the provider of conversational AI for the Global 5000, today announced a new initiative to help every enterprise succeed with AI by making their proprietary AI tools and conversation platform commercially available. By placing their tools directly in the hands of businesses, Next IT […]

          Read More →

          Informatica Reimagines Data Management with AI to Unleash Data-Driven Digital Transformation

          By   2 days ago

          by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “The need for businesses to become more agile and lead their own intelligent disruptions using data has never been stronger. To accelerate their data-driven digital transformation, organizations need to manage data using a strategic approach rather than a tactical one. To unleash the full disruptive power […]

          Read More →

          IBM Cloud Mass Data Migration: A Fast, Simple Way to Transport Data to the IBM Cloud

          By   2 days ago

          by Angela Guess A new IBM announcement written by Michael Fork states, “While cloud continues to transform industries and become the foundation for digital innovation, there is still a good majority of organizations that experience obstacles when moving data from their on-premises servers to the cloud. Speed is of the essence when it comes to […]

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          CloudPassage Partners with Sumo Logic to Deliver Closed-Loop Security Analytics

          By   2 days ago

          by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “CloudPassage, the leading cloud security automation provider, today announced a partnership with Sumo Logic, the leading cloud-native, machine data analytics platform. Through this integration, IT Ops, DevOps, and security teams can share a comprehensive, real-time view of their security and compliance postures while rapidly detecting and […]

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          Looker Transforms the Modern Data Platform with Looker 5

          By   3 days ago

          by Angela Guess A recent press release states, “Today at JOIN, Looker’s annual conference for data pros, the company announced Looker 5 – its next generation data platform. Looker 5 delivers dozens of innovations, upgrades and game-changing features that transform the way users experience and interact with their data, including: simplifying daily workflows by letting […]

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          Amdocs Brings Intelligent Bot-to-Human Customer Experiences to Digital Services Providers

          By   3 days ago

          by Angela Guess A recent press release reports, “Amdocs, a leading provider of software and services to communications and media companies, is launching Smartbot, an artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning-based bot that enables digital service providers (DSPs) to provide customer care, sales and marketing engagements to even the most discerning millennial.  Amdocs Smartbot with […]

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          Instaclustr Launches Managed Open Source-as-a-Service Platform

          By   3 days ago

          by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “Instaclustr, offering scalable open source technologies delivered as completely managed solutions, today announced the launch of its Open Source-as-a-Service platform. This comprehensive platform offers customers across industries — and from startups to the enterprise — fully hosted and securely managed Apache Cassandra, Apache Spark, Elasticsearch, Kibana, […]

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