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Big Data Requires a New Approach to BI

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by Angela Guess Doron Aspitz of Wired writes, “Today, BI is widely deployed. Unfortunately, it is actually used by only a small fraction of the people in a business with access to BI systems. Forrester Research estimates “the fraction of total employees that use BI applications between 5 and 9%.” People don’t like to read…

Varonis Announces DatAdvantage, DataPrivilege

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by Angela Guess Varonis Systems recently announced a new data governance system built to handle Big Data. According to the release, “Customers now have access to Varonis data governance software automation and advanced modular HP IBRIX X9000 storage infrastructure. The pairing enables comprehensive visibility into user and group information from directory services, detailed data usage…

Major Data Management Challenges Facing the Smart Grid

by Angela Guess A new article reports “Overlaying the power grid with a communications and control network will provide utilities with terrific new business capabilities. The Smart Grid figures to enable utilities to more effectively offset service theft, to monitor for and blunt the impact of outages, to better foresee and accommodate spikes in user…