The Big Data Revolution’s Third Phase

OTLP, OLAP, and Data Culture

OMG to Launch Data Residency Working Group

Artificial Intelligence Enterprise Applications to Reach $11.1B Market Value by 2024

OTLP, OLAP, and Data Culture

by Angela Guess Mark Hargraves recently wrote for Smart Data Collective, “Why is data modeled into different formats?  What we…

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Apr 28 Webinar: Top 10 Enterprise Use Cases for NoSQL

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DATE: April 28, 2015 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar The adoption of NoSQL databases by large enterprises for mission-critical applications is accelerating. It started with Internet-age companies like Google, Amazon, Facebook, and LinkedIn. Today, enterprises in virtually every industry are deploying NoSQL databases to…

May 7 CDO Webinar: How CDOs Should Work with Lawyers

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DATE: May 7, 2015 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar Legal risks, rights and obligations are among the most important emerging issues in enterprise data management today, and yet are not well understood, especially considering most CDOs come to the role with a business or…

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Big Data and the Industrial Internet: Improving Time to Insight and Action

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by Charles Roe The Industrial Internet has a very different landscape than the mainstream, social web of the consumer Internet. The “typical” Internet used by billions across the globe is an amalgamation of communication lines, servers, modems, software platforms, and various types of information ingestion devices, such as PCs and smart phones. The Industrial Internet…

The Expanding Importance of Data Governance

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by Jelani Harper Whether the topic was Master Data Management, regulatory compliance, Metadata, or overall Data Strategy, a number of sessions at Enterprise Data World 2015 Conference both implicitly and explicitly addressed challenges in Data Governance. The need to do so stems from the fact that the overall reliance on data for consumer, industrial, and…

CDO Vision: What is the Vision of the Chief Data Officer? Part 2

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by Jennifer Zaino In this article, we continue our discussion of the role of the Chief Data Officer (CDO) [view Part 1 here]: what practitioners and experts think about it, what is driving companies to enable the function, and more. These issues all were covered during the recent DATAVERSITY CDOvision 2015 Conference at Enterprise Data…

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Are Data Scientist Salaries Sustainable

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by Jonathan Buckley If there’s one hot job that’s worth paying attention to in the year 2015 and beyond, it’s that of data scientist. Big data has become an indispensable ingredient in company success, and the data scientist is a large part of making that happen. It’s been called the sexiest job of the 21st…

Analytics and Data Stories: From Fantasy to Non-Fiction

Kimberly Nevala

by Kimberly Nevala During our recent session on data storytelling a question was posed: Can storytelling be applied at the first stage of the analytic process? Specifically, when a working hypothesis is initially formed and before hard data is well in hand. The answer is yes. Storytelling can and should be applied throughout the analytic…

Big Data 3.0: Delivering on Big Data’s Promise

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by Collin Sebastian Marketers have long waited to realize the promise of Big Data. But while data mining has certainly yielded valuable insights, most of the buzz around Big Data has focused on its potential rather than actual returns. That’s about to change with the advent of Big Data 3.0. Unlike its predecessors, Big Data…

Smart Data News, Articles, & Education

Artificial Intelligence Enterprise Applications to Reach $11.1B Market Value by 2024

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by Angela Guess A recent article out of Tractica reports, “After 60 years of false starts, the integration of artificial intelligence (AI) with probability and statistics has led to a marriage of machine learning, control theory, and neuroscience that is yielding practical benefits. This shared theoretical foundation, combined with the exponential growth of processing power…

A Look Inside the MUSE Project: Turning Books into 3D Virtual Worlds

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by Angela Guess The European Union’s Community Research and Development Information Service recently wrote, “The tremendous success of history-based video game franchises shows that the interest is there, but it also demonstrates that interactivity can sometimes be a much better way to convey stories in an appealing and memorable manner. To this day, however, the…

Big Data and the Industrial Internet: Improving Time to Insight and Action

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by Charles Roe The Industrial Internet has a very different landscape than the mainstream, social web of the consumer Internet. The “typical” Internet used by billions across the globe is an amalgamation of communication lines, servers, modems, software platforms, and various types of information ingestion devices, such as PCs and smart phones. The Industrial Internet…

Data Governance & Data Quality News, Articles, & Education

DGIQ Conference Brings Together Top Companies in the Business

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by Angela Guess We are happy to announce, “The upcoming Data Governance and Information Quality Conference (DGIQ) hosted by DebTech International, LLC and DATAVERSITY® has the support of several leading companies such as SAP®, SAS®, Adaptive as well as more than a dozen other companies and organizations. To view a complete list of sponsors visit…

Good Data Governance Requires Centralized Business Rules

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by Angela Guess Regina Pazvakavambwa recently wrote for IT Web, “Businesses often struggle to manage the evolution of data, and more data sources becoming available. This is according to Antionette van Zyl, senior solution manager: data management at SAS, who notes proper data management starts with a solid understanding of data governance. Organisations need a…

The Expanding Importance of Data Governance

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by Jelani Harper Whether the topic was Master Data Management, regulatory compliance, Metadata, or overall Data Strategy, a number of sessions at Enterprise Data World 2015 Conference both implicitly and explicitly addressed challenges in Data Governance. The need to do so stems from the fact that the overall reliance on data for consumer, industrial, and…

Big Data News, Articles, & Education

The Big Data Revolution’s Third Phase

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by Angela Guess Sumit Sadana recently wrote for Re/code, “Back in the pre-Internet era of the ’70s and ’80s, computer enthusiasts and researchers used “sneakernet” — loading information onto a portable storage device and walking it over, as a way to move large files. With the advent of Big Data, it’s making a comeback. ‘If…

OTLP, OLAP, and Data Culture

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by Angela Guess Mark Hargraves recently wrote for Smart Data Collective, “Why is data modeled into different formats?  What we have been told over the years is it is based on the need of the system.  If it is a transactional based system then data needs to be modeled into the OTLP [on line transactional…

Big Data and the Industrial Internet: Improving Time to Insight and Action

big data industrial internet x300

by Charles Roe The Industrial Internet has a very different landscape than the mainstream, social web of the consumer Internet. The “typical” Internet used by billions across the globe is an amalgamation of communication lines, servers, modems, software platforms, and various types of information ingestion devices, such as PCs and smart phones. The Industrial Internet…

Enterprise Information Management News, Articles, & Education

OMG to Launch Data Residency Working Group

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by Angela Guess A recent article out of the company reports, “The Object Management Group® (OMG®) today announced the first meeting of its Data Residency Working Group will be held on Tuesday, June 16th during the OMG Technical Meeting in Berlin, Germany. As cloud computing becomes an indispensable business tool, cloud users and providers are…

UConn Health Chooses Qumulo for High-Performance Computing Infrastructure

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by Angela Guess A recent article out of the company reports, “Qumulo, pioneer of the world’s first data-aware scale-out NAS, today announced that UConn Health has chosen Qumulo Core for high-performance computing infrastructure to support life sciences research… Qumulo Core is designed for the rapidly growing storage performance, capacity, and data visibility needs faced by…

CMMI Institute Launches ‘Building Enterprise Data Management Capabilities’ Course

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by Angela Guess According to the CMMI Institute, “Following the success of our in-person data management courses, CMMI® Institute is excited to announce our Building Enterprise Data Management Capabilities elearning course. As a data management professional, you understand the value of optimizing your data management. According to Gartner, poor quality of data costs the average…

Data Modeling News, Articles, & Education

OTLP, OLAP, and Data Culture

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by Angela Guess Mark Hargraves recently wrote for Smart Data Collective, “Why is data modeled into different formats?  What we have been told over the years is it is based on the need of the system.  If it is a transactional based system then data needs to be modeled into the OTLP [on line transactional…

NoSQL News, Articles, & Education

MapR Integrates its Hadoop Distribution with Teradata QueryGrid

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by Angela Guess A recent article out of the company reports, “MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced the integration of its utility-grade Hadoop distribution architected for real-time, data-centric enterprises with Teradata QueryGrid, providing best-in-class big data analytics across multiple data sets with a single query. ‘With tightly integrated…

The CIO, the CMO, and NoSQL

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by Angela Guess Ian White recently wrote for IT Pro Portal, “In 2015, both the CIO and the CMO share the same fundamental challenge – effective information management… Both CMOs and CIOs need a solid foundation to work together. NoSQL databases do just that. Not having a pre-defined columnar schema allows for much more flexibility.…

Business Intelligence News, Articles, and Education

Analytics and Data Stories: From Fantasy to Non-Fiction

Kimberly Nevala

by Kimberly Nevala During our recent session on data storytelling a question was posed: Can storytelling be applied at the first stage of the analytic process? Specifically, when a working hypothesis is initially formed and before hard data is well in hand. The answer is yes. Storytelling can and should be applied throughout the analytic…

Stanford, Berkeley, & State Street Form Consortium for Data Analytics in Risk

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by Angela Guess State Street recently reported, “The University of California, Berkeley (UC Berkeley) and State Street Global Exchange today announced a collaboration to establish the Consortium for Data Analytics in Risk (CDAR), a new research center focused on applying advanced data-science techniques to manage and mitigate economic and financial risk. The announcement comes as…

ISACA is First to Combine Skills-based Cybersecurity Training With Performance-based Exams

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by Angela Guess A recent article out of the organization reports, “ISACA today introduced a portfolio of new cybersecurity certifications that are the first to combine skills-based training with performance-based exams and certifications. The seven new Cybersecurity Nexus (CSX) certifications help professionals build and evolve their careers in a constantly changing field and help close…