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Splunk Announces Fiscal First Quarter 2017 Financial Results

May 27, 2016 |

May 27 — Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK), provider of the leading software platform for real-time Operational Intelligence, has announced results for its fiscal first quarter ended April 30, 2016. First Quarter 2017 Financial Highlights Total revenues were $186.0 million, up 48% year-over-year. License revenues were $101.0 million, up 41% year-over-year. GAAP operating loss was $98.1 million; GAAP operating margin was negative 52.8%. Non-GAAP operating loss was $1.4 million; non-GAAP operating margin was negative 0.7%. GAAP loss per share was $0.77; non-GAAP loss per Read more…

Accenture Completes Acquisition of OPS Rules

May 27, 2016 |

NEW YORK, N.Y. and WALTHAM, Mass., May 27 — Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has completed its acquisition of OPS Rules, a boutique analytics consulting company that specializes in the application of data science to create supply chain and operations analytics solutions. The acquisition enhances Accenture’s machine learning and operations analytics capabilities that can be used to develop innovative and transformational solutions for clients across industries. In addition to joining Accenture Analytics, OPS Rules will be a part of Accenture’s Data Science Center of Excellence Read more…

AnalytixInsight Posts Strong Quarterly Results

May 27, 2016 |

May 27 — Big Data Analytics company, AnalytixInsight Inc. (the “Company” or “AnalytixInsight”) (TSX VENTURE:ALY) this week reported solid first quarter performance on the back of continued growth in the business operations of its subsidiaries CapitalCube Corp. (“CapitalCube”) (www.capitalcube.com) and Marketwall S.r.L. (“MarketWall”). Key highlights for Q1 2016 include the following: Revenue of CAD $0.49 million or 69% growth year-over-year, or 24% growth compared to Q4 2015. Gross profit of CAD $0.33 million compared to loss of $0.12 million in Read more…

South Big Data Hub Links Talented Students With Tech Startups Through New Program

May 26, 2016 |

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., May 26 — Graduate students from six universities in the southern U.S. will spend the summer working on data challenges important to the success of new and growing technology companies thanks to a program called the Southern Startup Internship Program in Data Science (DataStart). DataStart interns will address a wide range of data-related business problems, including spotting trends in the diversity of people included in clinical trials, developing methods for using sensor data to detect loads on wind Read more…

NetApp Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2016 Results

May 26, 2016 |

SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 26 — NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) has reported financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year 2016, ended April 29, 2016. Fourth Quarter Financial Results Net revenues for the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2016 were $1.38 billion. GAAP net loss for the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2016 was $8 million, or $0.03 loss per share,2 compared to GAAP net income of $135 million, or $0.43 income per share,3 for the comparable period of the prior year. Non-GAAP net income for Read more…

Saama Announces Fluid Analytics for Life Sciences

May 26, 2016 |

CAMPBELL, Calif., May 26 — Saama Technologies, Inc., a leading Big Data solutions company, today announced the Fluid Analytics for Life Sciences industry-specific orchestration stack, bringing its proven services methodology and technology for rapidly orchestrating and analyzing large volumes of data to the life sciences industry. Saama’s Fluid Analytics hybrid solution approach blends technology acceleration with human expertise and industry-specific data assets, enabling better business outcomes with speed and specificity. Now global pharmaceutical companies can make better clinical decisions before and after a Read more…

Sumo Logic App for AWS Lambda Now Available

May 25, 2016 |

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., May 25 — Sumo Logic, a leading cloud-native, machine data analytics service, today announced the availability of its Sumo Logic App for Amazon Web Services (AWS) Lambda allowing DevOps and developers to monitor the health of all AWS Lambda functions and better manage the associated costs. In addition, the Sumo Logic Lambda blueprint is now available to route Amazon CloudWatch logs to Sumo Logic for advanced analysis and real-time visualization. The Sumo Logic App and integration enable deeper, real-time visibility into building Read more…

The ASF Announces Apache Zeppelin as a Top-Level Project

May 25, 2016 |

FOREST HILL, Md., May 25 — The Apache Software Foundation (ASF), the all-volunteer developers, stewards, and incubators of more than 350 Open Source projects and initiatives, announced today that Apache Zeppelin has graduated from the Apache Incubator to become a Top-Level Project (TLP), signifying that the project’s community and products have been well-governed under the ASF’s meritocratic process and principles. Apache Zeppelin is a modern, web-based notebook that enables interactive data analytics. Notebooks help developers, data scientists, and related users Read more…

DocuSign Leverages Qlik

May 25, 2016 |

RADNOR, Pa., May 25 — Qlik (NASDAQ: QLIK), a leader in visual analytics, today announced DocuSign, the leader in eSignature and Digital Transaction Management (DTM), has chosen Qlik to dig deeper into raw data aggregated from a variety of sources to drive sales and increase customer satisfaction. DocuSign was seeking a visual analytics platform that not only aggregated data from a variety of sources, but also one that easily identified key metrics to drive sales performance and help the sales team understand key factors Read more…

Datameer 6 Unveiled

May 24, 2016 |

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., May 24 — Further democratizing big data analytics by making traditionally complex tasks easy, Datameer today unveiled Datameer 6 to enable a new class of data-driven business analysts. Datameer 6 introduces an elegant new front end that reinvents the entire user experience, making the previously linear steps of data integration, preparation, analytics and visualization a single, fluid interaction. Shifts in context, tools or teams are no longer required every time a data change is needed saving both time and cost Read more…