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Ocient Emerges with NVMe-Powered Exascale Data Warehouse

There’s only about 1,000 organizations in the world with exascale data analytics problems currently, but Chris Gladwin, the CEO and co-founder of Ocient, knows who most of them are. In the coming months, the tech entre Read more…

Deepfakes, Digital Twins, and the Authentication Challenge

Deepfakes essentially are unauthorized digital twins created by malicious actors. The AI behind the two phenomena has gotten so good that the human eye can’t tell the difference between them. So how will we separate th Read more…

Meet Susan Gregurick, a Datanami Person to Watch for 2022

Data science is not only important for business and commerce at large--it's also critical to the physical health and well-being of our country. The COVID-19 pandemic showed that clearly. One of the federal officials invo Read more…

Can Streaming Graphs Clean Up the Data Pipeline Mess?

The previously separate worlds of graph databases and streaming data are coming together in an open source project called Quine. According to its creator, the Akka-based distributed framework is capable of returning Cyph Read more…

Big Data Career Notes: March 2022 Edition

In this monthly feature, we’ll keep you up-to-date on the latest career developments for individuals in the big data community. Whether it’s a promotion, new company hire, or even an accolade, we’ve got the details Read more…

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Big Data Career Notes: May 2022 Edition

In this monthly feature, we’ll keep you up-to-date on the latest career developments for individuals in the big data community. Whether it’s a promotion, new company hire, or even an accolade, we’ve got the details Read more…

Why So Few Are Mastering the Data Economy

When it comes to the data economy, it’s early days still. There are big gaps between the types of data access and sharing activities that companies would like to be doing, what they are actually doing. That much was ev Read more…

Unstructured Data Vs. Environment Reflected in Earth Day Commitments

Today is Earth Day, which means millions of people are taking time to think about how their actions are impacting the planet. The reflections are especially important for those in the IT business, where every byte of dat Read more…

New Data Regulation Agency Starts to Take Shape in California

California state officials are in the process of hiring executives and staff members to work at the California Privacy Protection Agency (CPPA), the new state agency that is tasked with regulating data privacy starting i Read more…

Privacy Costs Rise as CCPA Requests Jump

A new study released this week by DataGrail shows that costs associated with CCPA compliance are rising quickly as more citizens exercise their rights to limit data collection by third parties. The volume of data subj Read more…

This Just In

Milwaukee County Team Identifies Local Policy Inequity With SAS AI Tech

May 10, 2022 |

May 10, 2022 — This spring, a team of data scientists and technology enthusiasts from around the Milwaukee, Wisconsin area used artificial intelligence (AI) to analyze the outcome of foreclosure policies and procedures in Milwaukee County, aiming to identify potential inequity, bias and racism.

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SAS Data Ethics Head Named to National AI Advisory Committee

Apr 19, 2022 |

CARY, N.C., April 19, 2022 — The US Department of Commerce has named Reggie Townsend, Director of the Data Ethics Practice at analytics and artificial intelligence (AI) software company SAS, to the National Artificial Intelligence Advisory Committee (NAIAC). Read more…

DOE Announces $26M for Research on Next-Generation Data Management and Scientific Data Visualization

Apr 15, 2022 |

Washington, D.C. – April 14, 2022 — Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced $26 million for research to advance scientific data management and visualization. Foundational research in data management will address challenges stemming from the increasingly massive data sets produced by scientific experiments and supercomputers. Read more…

GovCIO & Torch.AI Partner to Provide AI Data Broker Solution to DoD

Apr 1, 2022 |

WASHINGTONApril 1, 2022 — GovCIO, a leading provider of high-end technology and digital services to federal agencies, announced today that it has partnered with Torch.AI, the leader in artificial intelligence powered ultra-high speed data processing, to provide the U.S. Read more…

MarkLogic Wins DoD Contract to Accelerate AI Development

Mar 29, 2022 |

SAN CARLOS, Calif., March 29, 2022 — MarkLogic Corporation, a leader in complex data integration and portfolio company of Vector Capital, today announced that it has won part of the new $240 million Department of Defense (DoD) Joint Artificial Intelligence Center’s (JAIC) Data Readiness AI Development contract. Read more…

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