Click to learn more about author David Lavenda. 2017 was an interesting year for information administrators. Large-scale data breaches took place seemingly every week, historic storms and wildfires tested even the best laid continuity plans and all year we read about how AI was going to take our jobs. Information has never been more important [?]
Data remains a foundational element of computing. Recently, Hadoop and big data have been a central part of data progression, allowing you to capture data at scale. But companies now look to the expanding use of cloud computing and machine learning to create more intelligent applications.
Statistical computing and graphing is an exciting field to work on. Companies around the world work on approx 2.5 Quintillion Bytes of data everyday which empathizes on the need of people with specialization in programming languages and deep analytical skills. Plethora of choices exists in the world of programming languages.... Read more »
Click to learn more about author Steve Miller. I?m often asked about the skillsets of top analytics professionals/Data Scientists. My response is always a deep background in statistics and Machine Learning in addition to strong capabilities in Data Management and computation. On the less technical side is knowledge of the business (or other) environment plus [?]
Keys to Creating an Analytics-Driven Culture from DATAVERSITY To view the On Demand recording of this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar Changing company culture takes time, energy and focus, as well as consistent reinforcement long after the breakrooms? company culture posters start to fade. Creating an analytics-driven culture may be even harder to grow [?]
To view just the slides from the presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar Changing company culture takes time, energy and focus, as well as consistent reinforcement long after the breakrooms? company culture posters start to fade. Creating an analytics-driven culture may be even harder to grow and sustain. Yet the rewards are vast for companies [?]
by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, ?SolarWinds, a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today announced it has completed the acquisition of Loggly, Inc., a provider of cloud-based log monitoring and log analytics software. With the transaction, the company also will add to its team of world-class software engineering [?]
Click to learn more about author Kartik Patel The world of Business Analytics has changed dramatically in the past few years. If your business is looking to upgrade BI tools or to begin implementing an Analytics Solution, the solution must be user friendly for business users. The tools exist today for Augmented Analytics, Augmented Data Discovery, [?]
by Angela Guess A recent press release reports, ?Cogint, Inc., a leading provider of information and performance marketing solutions, today announced the formation of a strategic alliance with Seattle-based Dragonchain, Inc. cogint and Dragonchain are collaborating on the implementation of cogint solutions, including asset tracking, identity verification, fraud prevention, and transaction security with the Dragonchain [?]
by Angela Guess A new press release states, ?A new report from Navigant Research examines use cases for machine learning in the utilities industry, detailing its advantages over other analytics techniques, and providing future requirements and recommendations. Machine learning is rapidly moving into the mainstream and is high on the agenda of many utilities. While [?]
by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, ?Alation Inc., the collaborative data company, today announced it has won a Dresner Advisory Services? 2017 Technology Innovation Award in the Data Catalog category. The annual award program honors the highest-ranked vendors in Dresner?s 2017 Wisdom of Crowds® series of thematic market studies, for which Alation [?]
Some striking evidence of the impact of bad data can be found in fake email IDs, impersonations on social media, or misuse of stolen financial or personal information. The more widespread harm can be caused by bad data in Data Analytics, where anything from the wrong medical diagnosis to incorrect interpretation of stock history can [?]
As long as you know the right URL, anyone with access to the internet could retrieve all the data that was left online by marketing analytics company Alteryx. This is the second major exposure of data stored and improperly managed in the Amazon Web Services S3 storage service.
These days, enterprises have to track new metrics such as engagement, revenue per user, and the overall customer journey, which involve blending a complex web of data streams into a comprehensive marketing and sales funnel.
by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, ?StreamSets Inc., provider of the industry?s first enterprise data operations platform, today announced immediate availability of StreamSets Control Hub, engineered to streamline the development and operational management of many-to-many dataflows. Available in StreamSets Enterprise Edition, StreamSets Control Hub adds DevOps sensibilities to data movement architectures. It [?]
Click to learn more about author Stuart Tarmy. Data Flow allows a company to understand the relationships between data elements across the enterprise and between individual lines of business. Companies in a wide range of industries, including financial services, health care, aviation and energy services, are increasingly focused on Data Flow to better leverage their Data [?]
The recent AWS re:Invent conference in Las Vegas was all about the cloud, but another hot technology also played a leading role: the Internet of Things. In multiple keynotes, top Amazon Web Services (AWS) executives, including CEO Andy Jassy and CTO Werner Vogels, went out of their way to extol the virtues of IoT. The company also used the occasion to announce a slew of new IoT-related products.
by Angela Guess According to recent press release, ?As the role of chief data officer (CDO) continues to gain traction within organizations, a recent survey by Gartner, Inc. found that these data and analytics leaders are proving to be a linchpin of digital business transformation. The third annual Gartner Chief Data Officer survey was conducted [?]
by Angela Guess According to a new press release, ?MicroStrategy® Incorporated, a leading worldwide provider of enterprise analytics and mobility software, today announced the general availability of MicroStrategy 10.10, the newest feature release to the company?s MicroStrategy 10? platform. This feature release empowers business teams to confidently embrace an enterprise-wide, data-driven culture by introducing two [?]
Click to learn more about author Kartik Patel. The term ?Advanced Analytics? can seem daunting to the average business user and even to the average business enterprise but the process is not as complex as it may seem. What is Advanced Analytics? Advanced Analytics is comprised of numerous sophisticated analytical techniques, designed to parse, explore and [?]
Data is clearly not what it used to be! Organizations of all types are finding new uses for data as part of their digital transformations. Examples abound in every industry, from jet engines to grocery stores, for data becoming key to competitive advantage. I call this new data because it is very different from the financial and ERP data that we are most familiar with. That old data was mostly transactional, and privately captured from internal sources, which drove the client/server revolution.
Thanks to the rapid growth of Machine Learning (ML) and Deep Learning (DL) in the recent years, the Business Intelligence and Analytics trends in 2018 are filled with considerable change. The deep penetration of the Internet of Things (IoT) and Big Data in the global business environment has naturally sparked the need for smart Business [?]
Discovering, extracting, and analyzing data patterns in textual data from the myriad data sources streaming into modern data-driven organizations is no easy task. Organizations must be equipped with state-of-the art techniques such as Natural Language Processing (NLP) within well-developed Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) platforms, to reliably understand the pulse of their consumers [?]