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Don’t Call it a Data Lake, its a Data River. Here’s Why.

By   7 hours ago

Click to learn more about video blogger Stefan Groschupf. Introducing the Big Data & Brews video blog series presented by Stefan Groschupf, Founder of Datameer. The series will touch on hot topics within the business of Big Data, Machine Learning, Analytics, Internet of Things, Cloud Computing, Data Lakes, Data Governance, Modern BI, NoSQL and Next Generation Technologies. […]

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Podium Data Enables 25X Acceleration in the Delivery of Enterprise Data to Business Teams

By   7 hours ago

by Angela Guess According to a new press release, “Podium Data today announces Podium 3.0, the latest release of Podium Data’s enterprise data lake management platform with dramatically expanded data preparation and publishing capabilities. ‘Podium’s customers have achieved a twenty-five-fold acceleration in delivery of new data to business users – from six months to less […]

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MapR Awarded Additional Patent for Converged Data Platform

By   7 hours ago

by Angela Guess A recent press release reports, “MapR Technologies, Inc., the provider of the first and only converged data platform, today announced that it has been granted a patent (US9,501,483) from the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The awarded patent demonstrates the company’s technology advancements in architecting a modern data platform that reliably […]

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Intertrust Launches Personagraph’s Secure Marketing Platform

By   7 hours ago

by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “Intertrust Technologies Corporation announces the next generation of its Personagraph private marketplace for advertisers and digital marketers. Personagraph is a data-driven, programmatic technology that converts both shared and contextual consumer data into knowledge that media buyers and sellers will use to unite consumers with the brands […]

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Neuromorphic Chip Market to Surpass US $10 Billion by 2026

By   7 hours ago

by Angela Guess A new press release reports, “Technological advancements in the open-ended dominion of Artificial Intelligence (AI) are demanding advanced neuromorphic chips to serve as processors from machine learning and automated reasoning operations. According to a latest research by Future Market Insights, development of AI systems is fuelling the growth of global demand for […]

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CData Software Releases the ODBC Reader for TensorFlow

By   7 hours ago

by Angela Guess A new press release reports, “CData Software (www.cdata.com), a leading provider of standards-based drivers and data access solutions for real-time data integration, today released the CData ODBC Reader for TensorFlow, a new open-source project that facilitates the integration of Google’s TensorFlow Machine Learning with real-time data access through ODBC. Extending TensorFlow with […]

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SQL versus NoSQL Databases: A Review of Key Themes

By   17 hours ago

Non-relational databases (aka NoSQL), in many different variations, have become a popular database model for handling Big Data. They use two novel concepts, making them different from earlier, “classical” database models. The concepts having so much impact are horizontal scaling, spreading out the storage and work, and eliminating the use of “Structured Query Language” (SQL) […]

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Nimbix Unveils Expanded Cloud Product Strategy for Enterprises and Developers

By   17 hours ago

by Angela Guess According to a new press release, “Nimbix, a leading provider of high performance and cloud supercomputing services, announced today its new combined product strategy for enterprise computing, end users and developers.  This new strategy will focus on three key capabilities – JARVICE™ Compute for high performance processing, including Machine Learning, AI and […]

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Alluxio Releases Data Analytics Solution for Alluxio Enterprise Edition

By   17 hours ago

by Angela Guess A new press release reports, “Alluxio (formerly Tachyon), developers of the world’s first system that unifies data at memory speed, today announced a solution with Alluxio Enterprise Edition (AEE) and Dell EMC’s Elastic Cloud Storage (ECS) for big data workloads. The new solution is designed to help Dell EMC ECS enterprise customers […]

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    Jan 26 LDM Webinar: How Data Modeling Fits into an Overall Enterprise Architecture

    By   2 months ago

    DATE: January 26, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all Attendees About the Webinar Enterprise Architecture (EA) provides a visual blueprint of the organization, and shows key interrelationships between data, process, applications, and more.  By abstracting these assets in a graphical view, it’s possible to see key interrelationships, particularly […]

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    Feb 2 DI&A Webinar: Data Lake vs. Data Warehouse

    By   2 months ago

    DATE: February 2, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar Modern data analysis is moving beyond the Data Warehouse to the Data Lake where analysts are able to take advantage of emerging technologies to manage complex analytics on large data volumes and diverse data types. Yet, […]

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    Feb 9 Smart Data Webinar: Artificial General Intelligence – When Can I Get It?

    By   2 months ago

    DATE: February 9, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar Artificial General Intelligence (AGI) – or strong AI – refers to a domain-independent, machine-based system that approaches or exceeds human performance on any and all cognitive tasks. Estimates for the arrival of true AGI solutions […]

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    Feb 14 Data-Ed Webinar: Data Architecture Strategies – Constructing Your Data Garden

    By   2 months ago

    DATE: February 14, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar Data architecture is foundational to an information-based operational environment. Without proper structure and efficiency in organization, data assets cannot be utilized to their full potential, which in turn harms bottom-line business value. When designed well […]

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    Feb 16 RWDG Webinar: The New Non-Invasive Data Governance Framework

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    DATE: February 16, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar Non-Invasive Data Governance is summarized as the practice of formalizing accountability for data and the application of governance to process. Non-Invasive Data Governance describes how data governance is applied to the organization rather than being […]

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    Feb 23 LDM Webinar: Data Modeling & Business Intelligence

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    DATE: February 23, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees This webinar is sponsored by: About the Webinar Business Intelligence (BI) is a valuable way to use information to show the overall health and performance of the organization. At its core is quality, well-structured data that allows for […]

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    Mar 2 DI&A Webinar: Descriptive, Prescriptive, and Predictive Analytics

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    DATE: March 2, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar Data analysis can be divided into descriptive, prescriptive and predictive analytics. Descriptive analytics aims to help uncover valuable insight from the data being analyzed. Prescriptive analytics suggests conclusions or actions that may be taken based […]

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    Mar 9 Smart Data Webinar: Data Science and Business Analysis – A Look at Best Practices for Roles, Skills, and Processes

    By   2 months ago

    DATE: March 9, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar Google “citizen data scientist” today and you will see about 1M results. That number is data. It may be interesting, but it is meaningless without context. Sometimes it appears that we are drowning in data […]

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    Mar 14 Data-Ed Webinar: The Importance of MDM – Eternal Management of the Data Mind

    By   2 months ago

    DATE: March 14, 2017 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar Despite its immaterial nature, data has a tendency to pile up as time goes on, and can quickly be rendered unusable or obsolete without careful maintenance and streamlining of processes for its management. This presentation […]

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      Don’t Call it a Data Lake, its a Data River. Here’s Why.

      By   7 hours ago

      Click to learn more about video blogger Stefan Groschupf. Introducing the Big Data & Brews video blog series presented by Stefan Groschupf, Founder of Datameer. The series will touch on hot topics within the business of Big Data, Machine Learning, Analytics, Internet of Things, Cloud Computing, Data Lakes, Data Governance, Modern BI, NoSQL and Next Generation Technologies. […]

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      Machine Learning and Statistical Algorithms: Training With Everything We’ve Got

      By   2 days ago

      Click here to learn more about author James Kobielus. Machine Learning and other statistical algorithms are like muscles. How you train a statistical algorithm makes all the difference in how well it performs the task for which it was constructed. You could say training an algorithm is a bit like conditioning your muscles in a gym. It […]

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      The Power of Data Intermediaries

      By   4 days ago

      Click to learn more about author Ravi Shankar. Food for Thought At the grocery store the other day, I marveled at the staggering number of brands that were assembled under a single roof, and I thought about the incredible journey that brought each of them together, from diverse factories and farms. This ample selection could […]

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      Importance of Business Intelligence and Social Networking

      By   7 days ago

      Click here to learn more about author Kartik Patel. Let’s talk about the application of social media and social networking within the Business Intelligence environment. This might seem like an odd concept but give it some thought. Every consumer and business user is now used to the idea that they can share, rate, discuss and […]

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      The Internet of Things: How New Data is Driving Your Day-to-Day

      By   1 week ago

      Click here to learn more about author Andrew Sohn. The Internet of Things (IoT) is generating countless numbers of interactions between devices every day—in all kinds of different ways. But the consequences of these interactions aren’t about the Internet or the things at all. What IoT is all about is data. The lifecycle of an […]

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      Database Reflections: Ten Things to Consider

      By   2 weeks ago

      Click here to learn more about author Michael Blaha. I’m going to do something different this month and reflect on some observations of the IT industry. My comments will focus on database-related topics. This is a smattering of ideas that is not intended to be comprehensive. I’m hoping that this article will stimulate dialogue. I […]

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      How Can Companies Stay Relevant in the Big Data Market?

      By   2 weeks ago

      Click to learn more about video blogger Andrew Brust. The Big Data & Brews video blog series continues with host Andrew Brust, Senior Director of Market Strategy and Intelligence. The series touches on hot topics within the business of Big Data, Analytics, Internet of Things, Machine Learning, Cloud Computing, Modern BI, NoSQL and Next Generation Technologies. […]

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      Frequencies in R — Part 2

      By   2 weeks ago

      Click here to learn more about author Steve Miller. In last month’s blog, I compared several functions that compute frequencies and crosstabs in R. The ones I’ve worked with primarily, and the foci of Part 1, were table from the base package, xtabs from the stats package, and count from Hadley Wickham’s plyr package. Tests were conducted on a data set […]

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      Innovation Cycles in Silicon Valley

      By   3 weeks ago

      Click to learn more about video blogger Stefan Groschupf. Introducing the Big Data & Brews video blog series presented by Stefan Groschupf, Founder of Datameer. The series will touch on hot topics within the business of Machine Learning, Big Data, Analytics, Internet of Things, Cloud Computing, Modern BI, NoSQL and Next Generation Technologies. In today’s video blog Stefan […]

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        SQL versus NoSQL Databases: A Review of Key Themes

        By   17 hours ago

        Non-relational databases (aka NoSQL), in many different variations, have become a popular database model for handling Big Data. They use two novel concepts, making them different from earlier, “classical” database models. The concepts having so much impact are horizontal scaling, spreading out the storage and work, and eliminating the use of “Structured Query Language” (SQL) […]

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        The Emphasis is on Out-of-the-Box Internet of Things Data Management

        By   2 days ago

        Enterprises face growing Data Management challenges as the industrial Internet of Things (IoT) becomes an increasing part of their daily activities. The difficulties for companies in sectors like manufacturing and energy start with a slew of Internet of Things devices, producing and sending information in realtime, whose sensor data must often be combined with other […]

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        A Comparative Study of Business Intelligence and Analytics Market Trends

        By   3 days ago

        The global Business Intelligence and Analytics market this year has already reached or is nearing $16.9 Billion, according to Gartner. The BI and Analytics market has undergone a major transformation from an enterprise IT-led, record reporting system to business-driven self-service data explorations. This turnaround of trends in Business Intelligence (BI) and Analytics indicates a larger […]

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        Cognitive Computing: The Hype, the Reality

        By   1 week ago

        The phrase ‘Cognitive Computing’ has been slowly, but prominently, edging its way into the mainstream business culture since IBM’s introduction to Watson in 2011. Watson was a unique response-capable computing system built to compete against humans on the popular game show, Jeopardy!. Inspired by this innovative approach, many companies have since followed suit and began […]

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        Data Science Education and Research at The University of Michigan

        By   1 week ago

        The University of Michigan’s Data Science education program provides a wide range of training options, which can be tailored to the individual goals of the student. They offer an individualized, interactive, data-centered training experience. The U of M Graduate Data Science Certificate Program’s primary mission is to develop a corps of skilled Data Scientists with […]

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        Business Glossary Basics

        By   1 week ago

        Enterprises continue to grow and so does data environment complexity, including data terminology both internal and external to a particular enterprise. Consider a firm that builds computer chips for new devices. Each project may have its own Database System and Data Dictionary. Yet engineers, management, accountants, and customers need to speak the same language to […]

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        Self-Service Business Intelligence is Big, but is it for Everyone?

        By   2 weeks ago

        What intelligence are we seeing lately about the state of Self-Service Business Intelligence (SSBI)? Let’s start with the fact that the numbers are pointing up. According to a recent report published by Research and Markets, the global Self-Service Business Intelligence market will grow from $3.6 billion in 2016 to $7.3 billion by 2021, at a […]

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        The Data Warehouse: From the Past to the Present

        By   2 weeks ago

        Bill Inmon, the “Father of Data Warehousing,” defines a Data Warehouse (DW) as, “a subject-oriented, integrated, time-variant and non-volatile collection of data in support of management’s decision making process.” In his white paper, Modern Data Architecture, Inmon adds that the Data Warehouse represents “conventional wisdom” and is now a standard part of the corporate infrastructure. […]

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        2017 Machine Learning Trends

        By   2 weeks ago

        Machine Learning (ML) has revolutionized the world of computers by allowing them to learn as they progress forward with large datasets, thus mitigating many previous programming pitfalls and impasses. Machine Learning builds algorithms, which when exposed to high volumes of data, can self-teach and evolve. When this unique technology powers Artificial Intelligence (AI) applications, the […]

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          Podium Data Enables 25X Acceleration in the Delivery of Enterprise Data to Business Teams

          By   7 hours ago

          by Angela Guess According to a new press release, “Podium Data today announces Podium 3.0, the latest release of Podium Data’s enterprise data lake management platform with dramatically expanded data preparation and publishing capabilities. ‘Podium’s customers have achieved a twenty-five-fold acceleration in delivery of new data to business users – from six months to less […]

          Read More →

          MapR Awarded Additional Patent for Converged Data Platform

          By   7 hours ago

          by Angela Guess A recent press release reports, “MapR Technologies, Inc., the provider of the first and only converged data platform, today announced that it has been granted a patent (US9,501,483) from the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The awarded patent demonstrates the company’s technology advancements in architecting a modern data platform that reliably […]

          Read More →

          Intertrust Launches Personagraph’s Secure Marketing Platform

          By   7 hours ago

          by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “Intertrust Technologies Corporation announces the next generation of its Personagraph private marketplace for advertisers and digital marketers. Personagraph is a data-driven, programmatic technology that converts both shared and contextual consumer data into knowledge that media buyers and sellers will use to unite consumers with the brands […]

          Read More →

          Neuromorphic Chip Market to Surpass US $10 Billion by 2026

          By   7 hours ago

          by Angela Guess A new press release reports, “Technological advancements in the open-ended dominion of Artificial Intelligence (AI) are demanding advanced neuromorphic chips to serve as processors from machine learning and automated reasoning operations. According to a latest research by Future Market Insights, development of AI systems is fuelling the growth of global demand for […]

          Read More →

          CData Software Releases the ODBC Reader for TensorFlow

          By   7 hours ago

          by Angela Guess A new press release reports, “CData Software (www.cdata.com), a leading provider of standards-based drivers and data access solutions for real-time data integration, today released the CData ODBC Reader for TensorFlow, a new open-source project that facilitates the integration of Google’s TensorFlow Machine Learning with real-time data access through ODBC. Extending TensorFlow with […]

          Read More →

          Nimbix Unveils Expanded Cloud Product Strategy for Enterprises and Developers

          By   17 hours ago

          by Angela Guess According to a new press release, “Nimbix, a leading provider of high performance and cloud supercomputing services, announced today its new combined product strategy for enterprise computing, end users and developers.  This new strategy will focus on three key capabilities – JARVICE™ Compute for high performance processing, including Machine Learning, AI and […]

          Read More →

          Alluxio Releases Data Analytics Solution for Alluxio Enterprise Edition

          By   17 hours ago

          by Angela Guess A new press release reports, “Alluxio (formerly Tachyon), developers of the world’s first system that unifies data at memory speed, today announced a solution with Alluxio Enterprise Edition (AEE) and Dell EMC’s Elastic Cloud Storage (ECS) for big data workloads. The new solution is designed to help Dell EMC ECS enterprise customers […]

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          Boldon James Announces Alliance with Varonis to Deliver Breakthrough Data Governance and Protection

          By   17 hours ago

          by Angela Guess A new press release out of the company reports, “QinetiQ’s data security company Boldon James, the leading specialist provider of data classification and secure messaging solutions, and Varonis Systems, Inc., a leading provider of software solutions that protect data from insider threats and cyberattacks, today announced the integration of Boldon James Classifier […]

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          Blue Yonder Launches Machine-Learning-Based Replenishment Optimization for Distribution Centers

          By   17 hours ago

          by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “From today, retail supply chain teams will be able to use the Blue Yonder Replenishment Optimization solution to overcome two key challenges they face in ordering and distributing stock: (1) Predicting store demand and using these predictions to automate the stock ordering process. (2) Deciding how […]

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