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8 Key Considerations for Embarking on a Data Integrity Journey

Apr 16, 2021 |

Modern enterprises are reliant on data, and as the volume of it increases, making that data useful is absolutely critical. However, more data also means the likelihood of incomplete, inconsistent data sets is on the rise. Read more…

MinIO Bolsters Enterprise Chops with K8s Integration

Apr 7, 2021 |

If you’re in the market for a modern, S3-compatible object storage system that works in multi- and hybrid-cloud environments, you may want to keep your eyes on MinIO, which today unveiled a trio of software updates that enhances its integration with Kubernetes and bolsters its enterprise capabilities. Read more…

Cloud Data Warehousing: Understanding Your Options

Apr 1, 2021 |

Cloud data warehouses have emerged as the go-to repositories for amassing huge amounts of data and running advanced analytics and AI upon it. This is great news for customers, who no longer must worry about provisioning enough storage and compute infrastructure to handle surges in workloads. Read more…

‘Octomize’ Your ML Code

Mar 31, 2021 |

If you’re spending months hand-tuning your machine learning model to run well on a particular type of processor, you might be interested in a startup called OctoML, which recently raised $28 million to bring its innovative “Octomizer” to market. Read more…

A Nutrition Label for AI

Mar 25, 2021 |

It can be difficult to understand exactly what’s going on inside of a deep learning model, which is a real problem for companies concerned about bias, ethics, and explainability. Now IBM is developing something called AI FactSheets, which it describes as a nutrition label for deep learning that explains how models work and that can also detect bias. Read more…

News In Brief

ML Scaling Requires Upgraded Data Management Plan

Apr 16, 2021 |

Successful data strategies are built on a foundation of meticulous data management, creating enterprise architectures that “democratize” data access and usage, yielding measurable results from machine learning platforms.

The reality, according to an examination of the emerging “AI organization,” is that few data-driven organizations are able to deliver on their data strategy. Read more…

Insightsoftware Loads Up on Embedded Analytics with Logi, Izenda Deals

Apr 15, 2021 |

Insightsoftware, the acquisitive enterprise software vendor that purchased Logi Analytics earlier this month, is next acquiring Izenda, an embedded business intelligence specialist.

The buyer based in Raleigh, N.C., said Thursday (April 15) it would integrate Izenda’s platform with Logi’s to help users deliver insights within existing analytics applications. Read more…

Developers Display Grace Under Pressure During Pandemic

Apr 14, 2021 |

Digital architects are mostly holding their own under pandemic-induced pressure to get projects out the door faster despite persistent data infrastructure gaps, according to a vendor survey that also concludes COVID-19 disruptions may ultimately accelerate digital initiatives. Read more…

Cloudera, Nvidia Team to Speed Cloud AI via Spark

Apr 13, 2021 |

Cloud access to GPUs for AI development will expand under a partnership between Cloudera and Nvidia that calls for the data cloud provider to integrate Nvidia’s accelerated Apache Spark 3.0 platform as a way to scale data science workflows. Read more…

Nvidia’s Jarvis Offers Real-Time Machine Translation

Apr 12, 2021 |

Automated speech recognition services with improved accuracy for enterprise applications are the object of a new batch of pre-trained deep learning models and software from Nvidia aimed at interactive AI conversational services. Read more…

This Just In

Alation Increases Operational Insight and Agility for Global Insurers with Snowflake

Apr 13, 2021 |

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., April 13, 2021 — Alation Inc., a leader in enterprise data intelligence solutions, today announced its participation in Snowcase, a joint program featuring industry-specific solutions with Snowflake, a Data Cloud company. Read more…

Full Agenda Released for TigerGraph’s Graph + AI Summit 2021

Apr 8, 2021 |

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., April 8, 2021 — TigerGraph, provider of a leading graph analytics platform, today unveiled the complete agenda for Graph + AI Summit 2021, an open conference devoted to democratizing and accelerating analytics, AI and machine learning with graph algorithms. Read more…

Collibra and EVO Banco Boost Data-Driven Digital Banking

Apr 8, 2021 |

New Services in SAP HANA Cloud Lower TCO in Data-Intensive, Highly Regulated Industries

Apr 8, 2021 |

April 8, 2021 — SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) has announced new service components of the SAP HANA Cloud database — adaptive server enterprise (ASE), ASE replication and data lake support for SAP IQ software workloads — that allow customers to handle ever-growing amounts of transactional and analytical data in data-intensive, highly regulated industries such as financial services and telecommunications. Read more…

insightsoftware Acquires Logi Analytics

Apr 7, 2021 |

RALEIGH, N.C., April 7, 2021 — insightsoftware, a global provider of enterprise software solutions for the Office of the CFO, today announced it has acquired Logi Analytics, a leading provider of embedded analytics solutions for software providers. Read more…