Parkinson’s Institute and Clinical Center Partners with IO Informatics

by Angela Guess Berkeley, CA, Sunnyvale, CA – November 9, 2015 – The Parkinson’s Institute and Clinical Center ( ) and IO Informatics, Inc. (“IOI” – ) today formally announced their collaboration that has resulted in the creation of “Parkinson’s Insight™”, an integrated data environment for personalized medicine, clinical informatics research and collaboration. Dr. […]

Keep Your Data Lake from Turning Into a Swamp with Semantics

by Angela Guess Jans Aasman recently wrote in Data Informed, “According to Gartner Research Director Nick Heudecker, ‘Data lakes typically begin as ungoverned data stores. Meeting the needs of wider audiences requires curated repositories with governance, semantic consistency, and access controls.’ It’s important not to overly constrain the data, but without sensible governance, users soon […]

Perceptual Computing: Making the Most of Data

by Angela Guess Amit Sheth, Pramod Anantharam, and Cory Henson recently shared a paper entitled Semantic, Cognitive, and Perceptual Computing: Advances Toward Computing for Human Experience. According to the abstract, “The World Wide Web continues to evolve and serve as the infrastructure for carrying massive amounts of multimodal and multisensory observations. These observations capture various […]

5 Ways @WalmartLabs is Taking Retail to the Next Level

by Angela Guess Rob Marvin recently wrote for PC Magazine, “Here are five ways @WalmartLabs is not only approaching commerce and customer experience from a forward-thinking mobile perspective but acting on it… Smart A&I: Conducting smart acquisitions and integrations (A&I). In the three years since @WalmartLabs launched, it has made 15 acquisitions and gradually rolled […]

Taking Advantage of Existing Linked Data

by Angela Guess Jennifer Riggins recently wrote for Programmable Web, “There’s no doubt that from a developer’s standpoint, the breadth of big data can seem both exciting and overwhelming. And there’s a dizzying number of big data analytics tools to help us interpret and connect for sensible linked data. In fact, with no right tool, […]

The Semantic Web Revolution

by Angela Guess Nelson Gonzalez of Declara recently wrote in Forbes, “‘We are moving to the world of the sons of Socrates, where dialogue and guidance are key competencies… a world where the capability to find information and turn it into knowledge at the point-of-need provides the key competitive advantage, where knowing the right people […]

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