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Despite All This Data, Execs Still Go with Their Gut

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by Angela Guess T.L. Stanley of Mashable recently asked, “Do you ever worry that robots will one day run our major corporations, making dispassionate decisions based strictly on big data and cold statistical analyses? Or maybe some of us think that time has already come? Fear not, says a new study that looks at the roles of gut…

White House Reveals Findings of Big Data & Privacy Working Group

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by Angela Guess John Podesta recently wrote on the White House blog, “In January, President Obama asked me to lead a wide-ranging review of ‘big data’ and privacy—to explore how these technologies are changing our economy, our government, and our society, and to consider their implications for our personal privacy… Over the course of 90 days, we met…

Data Governance Isn’t Getting the Love It Deserves

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by Angela Guess Michael Vizard recently posted a new slide presentation on CIO Insight discussing the results of a recent Data Governance survey. Vizard writes, “While there’s always been a lot of concern about how data is governed, a new survey suggests a significant gap exists between the level of concern and organizations’ actual plans to…

New Survey Highlights Need for Big Data Experience

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by Angela Guess Michael Vizard of CIO Insight recently shared the results of a new survey about the need for more Big Data professionals with solid experience. He writes, “While there’s no shortage of interest in big data, a new survey of 1,500 IT leaders and 2,000 IT professionals conducted by TEKsystems, a provider of IT services,…

US Enterprises Set to Increase their ICT Investments

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by Angela Guess Kable reports, “Enterprise Information and Communication Technology (ICT) spending in the US is set to follow an upward trend, although at a tentative and modest pace. According to a recent Kable survey of 156 US enterprises, 55% of respondents are planning to increase their ICT spending in 2013. However, only 14% plan…

DATAVERSITY 2013 Data Governance Survey Preliminary Results

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by Angela Guess We at DATAVERSITY™ are pleased to release the preliminary results of the 2013 Data Governance Survey. The survey was conducted in partnership with ASG Software Solutions. The preliminary results can be downloaded here: The 2013 DATAVERSITY Snapshot Survey on Data Governance. The introduction to the findings states, “The following charts represent the…

Worry Over Data Security During Migration

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by Angela Guess SecurityPark.net reports, “Research conducted by Varonis Systems Inc., the leading provider of comprehensive data governance software, has found that while 95% of organisations move data at least once per year, 65% of those surveyed admitted that they were not confident sensitive data was protected during a migration. The research, conducted in August…

Big Data Survey Highlights Potential, Challenges

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by Angela Guess RainStor has completed a new survey which “provides greater insight on how large enterprises are adopting technology to better manage and analyze Big Data. Sponsored by RainStor, the results comprise responses from senior-level executives from a range of industry sectors including banking, financial services, communications and manufacturing.” Some of the most significant…