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Inside TIBCO’s ‘Connected Intelligence’ Strategy

Nov 1, 2017 |

Not content to ride a comfortable stream of maintenance revenue into the sunset, TIBCO is on the move again as it builds out its “connected intelligence” strategy to be a one-stop shop for the evolving data integration, management, and analytics needs of Global 2000 firms. Read more…

Keeping Your Models on the Straight and Narrow

Oct 24, 2017 |

Organizations of all stripes have adopted predictive models to help drive decision-making. But an increased reliance on machine learning can quickly turn into an expensive liability if bias, privacy, and other concerns aren’t adequately addressed. Read more…

MongoDB Looks to Future Following IPO

Oct 19, 2017 |

MongoDB CEO and President Dev Ittycheria rang the opening bell at the NASDAQ MarketSite this morning as shares in the local New York City company started trading under the ticker symbol MDB. Read more…

Attunity Relishes Role as Connective Tissue for Big Data

Oct 18, 2017 |

In the big data world, there are a few patterns that repeat themselves over and over again. One of those is the need to move data from one place to another. Read more…

Bots Are Learning Their ABCs, But They’ve Got a Ways To Go

Oct 11, 2017 |

You learned your ABCs long ago in elementary school, and honed your reading and writing skills in the ensuing years. Now chatbots are at a similar stage in their development. Read more…

News In Brief

NSF Doubles Down on Data Science

Oct 30, 2017 |

The National Science Foundation has awarded two grants to the University of California at Berkeley, the first to deepen the theoretical foundations of data science, the second addressing the big data skills gap. Read more…

McAfee Folds Analytics Into Security Tools

Oct 18, 2017 |

The hackers are winning, and most cyber defenses are reactive despite ongoing efforts to achieve real-time threat detection capabilities. While artificial intelligence approaches are making inroads in the cat-and-mouse game of cyber-security, some security vendors are incorporating advanced analytics into security operations. Read more…

AI Adopters Confront Barriers to ROI

Oct 16, 2017 |

Heavy investors in artificial intelligence are rethinking their strategies, according to a new vendor survey, in an attempt to find ways to make the technology central to their operations.

The survey released last week by data analytics specialist Teradata Corp. Read more…

Mature MADlib Moves Up Apache Development Chain

Oct 10, 2017 |

As the in-database analytics library MADlib makes inroads in emerging cloud-based AI applications, the open source initiative is moving up the development chain as a priority project within the Apache Software Foundation. Read more…

This Data Lake Runs On Graph

Oct 10, 2017 |

When some people hear the words “data lake,” they assume that it must run on Apache Hadoop or maybe Amazon S3. But the folks at Cambridge Semantics are finding traction in certain industries with a data lake solution that runs atop a graph database. Read more…

This Just In

SAS Brings Future of Analytics to Washington, Sept. 18-20

Jul 11, 2017 |

CARY, N.C., July 11, 2017 — From the Lincoln Memorial and Washington Monument to the Smithsonian museums, Washington, DC, is known for landmarks harkening to our nation’s past. Read more…

New SAS Book Empowers Government to Use Analytics for Good

Jun 13, 2017 |

CARY, N.C., June 13, 2017 — A new book from SAS, the leader in analytics, guides government leaders in the use of data and analytics to address a wide range of state and local government challenges. Read more…

Booz Allen Awarded 5-Year, $72M Contract to Support U.S. Navy

May 30, 2017 |

MCLEAN, Va., May 30, 2017 — The U.S. Navy has awarded Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) a 5-year single award, $72 million contract to assist the Program Executive Office, Command, Control, Communications, Computer and Intelligence (PEO C4I) in its mission to provide naval warfighters with access to the latest information technology. Read more…

Dubai DOF Selects Qlik for Government Service Prices Portal

Apr 26, 2017 |

RADNOR, Pa., April 26, 2017 — Qlik, today announced that Dubai Government’s Department of Finance (DOF) has selected the Qlik Analytics Platform to deliver an intuitive visual data analytics experience to its constituents. Read more…

ALCF Seeks Proposals to Advance Big Data Problems in Big Science

Apr 24, 2017 |

Argonne, Ill., April 24, 2017 — The Argonne Leadership Computing Facility Data Science Program (ADSP) is now accepting proposals for projects hoping to gain insight into very large datasets produced by experimental, simulation, or observational methods. Read more…