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Talend Data Health Barometer Reveals Trouble in Reaching Full Data Potential

Talend has released results from its second annual Data Health Barometer global survey that found 97% of respondents are facing challenges in using data to its full potential. Talend says a company’s overall data he Read more…

Cloud Migrations Negatively Impacting Data Estates, Capital One Says

We’re in the midst of a massive migration of data to the cloud at the moment, driven in large part by the promises of advanced analytics and AI and the competitive advantages they can bring. However, before getting thi Read more…

Monte Carlo Survey Finds Data Engineers Spend 40% of Their Workday on Bad Data

Monte Carlo released a report this week that found that data engineers spend 40% of their workday on average evaluating or checking data quality. For its 2022 State of Data Quality Survey, Monte Carlo joined Wakefield Read more…

Data Sourcing Still a Major Bottleneck for AI, Appen Says

Data is the lifeblood of machine. You’re not building anything AI-related without it. But organizations continue to struggle to obtain good, clean data to sustain their AI and machine learning initiatives, according to Read more…

How ML-Based Data Mastering Saves Millions for Clinical Trial Business

As the country’s largest provider of clinical trial services, WCG has a sizable impact on the route to market for many drugs and medical devices. But as a conglomeration of more than 30 previously separate companies, W Read more…

IBM Acquires Observability Platform Databand.ai

IBM has announced the acquisition of data observability software vendor Databand.ai. Today’s announcement marks IBM’s fifth acquisition of 2022. The company says the acquisition “further strengthens IBM’s softwar Read more…

Data Quality Study Reveals Business Impacts of Bad Data

If your data warehouse is starting to look like Miss Havisham’s decaying mansion, you may have a data quality problem. A new survey of 500 data professionals from open source data quality tool Great Expectations rev Read more…

Monte Carlo Raises $135 Million to Grow Data Observability Biz

Data observability has emerged as one of the hottest sectors in the big data market, thanks to its focus on fixing broken data pipelines. One of the hottest players in the field is Monte Carlo, which this week announced Read more…

The Rise and Fall of Data Governance (Again)

Data governance has had more than its fair share of spins through the hype cycle. It burst on the scene in the late 90s with metadata management as a seemingly silver bullet for making data actionable and trustworthy. Read more…

The Modernization of Data Engineering at Capital One

Like many enterprises, Capital One Financial Corp. is in the process of democratizing employee access to data to improve profitability, lower risk, and increase customer satisfaction. But lowering the barriers to data ac Read more…

How Data-Centric AI Bolsters Deep Learning for the Small-Data Masses

It’s no coincidence that deep learning became popular in the AI community following the rise of big data, since neural networks require huge amounts of data to train. But organizations with much smaller data sets can b Read more…

The Data Is Not All Right

A funny thing happened on our quest to be data-driven and data-centered beings and organizations--we discovered how bad our data really is. And like a self-help program stuck in an endless Groundhog Day-like loop, we see Read more…

Regs Making Legit Data More Valuable, Neutronian Says

The market for third-party data has exploded in recent years, giving companies an abundance of sources to choose from. That’s even more critical today in light of the demise of third-party cookies and Apple’s new pri Read more…

The Search for Better COVID Data Is Not Over

From a public health perspective, the past 23 months have been, shall we say, eventful in the United States. More than 70 million Americans have contracted COVID-19, according to the Johns Hopkins coronavirus tracker, an Read more…

Data Intelligence Focus Rewarding for Collibra

What the world needs now, according to Collibra co-founder and CEO Felix Van de Maele, is a hefty dose of data intelligence. That is, it needs an intelligent approach to managing, governing, tracking, and securing data, Read more…

What We Can Learn From Famous Data Quality Disasters in Pop Culture

Bad data can lead to disasters that cost hundreds of millions of dollars or — believe it or not — even the loss of a spacecraft. Without processes that guard the integrity of your data every step of the way, your Read more…

It’s Time for Governance on Streaming Data, Confluent Says

One of the toughest aspects of big data is simply managing it and ensuring that it’s clean, accessible, and secure. This is hard enough when the data is at rest, but it’s another ballgame entirely when it’s moving. Read more…

Do You Need a CDP? And Other Data Mysteries

In the mad rush to leverage big data, a multitude of data-oriented systems have been created, from data lakes and warehouses to data hubs, and even fabrics and meshes. For certain types of data opportunities, however, a Read more…

Alation Springs Into Data Governance

Alation is best known as a data catalog company. But due to heavy demand from its data catalog customers, Alation today launched a data governance tool to help them better manage and govern their data. When paired with t Read more…

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