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Lighting Up Data’s GIGO Problem

Apr 21, 2021 |

It goes without saying that companies need good data if they’re going to become data-driven. But all too often, companies are working with data that’s erroneous, sub-standard, or just plain wrong. Read more…

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…

Bigeye Spawns Automated Data Quality Monitoring from Uber Roots

Apr 15, 2021 |

Having high quality data is essential to having high quality analytics and accurate machine learning algorithms. But as data volumes grow, it becomes increasingly difficult to keep tabs on data quality using traditional rules-based approaches. Read more…

Data Engineering Cloud Launched by Trifacta

Apr 6, 2021 |

Trifacta today launched what might be the world’s first cloud designed specifically for data engineering. Running on AWS, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud, the new Trifacta Data Engineering Cloud provides a place for data engineers to improve the quality of data before its sent to downstream analytics, BI, and machine learning systems. Read more…

The ‘Rage Design’ Behind Flatfile’s Onboarding Success

Mar 24, 2021 |

David Boskovic was excited to join a company called Envoy back in 2016. He had worked with B2B startups since he was 18, and was looking forward to helping another tech startup scale an idea. Read more…

Precisely to Expand M&A After Being Acquired in $3.5 Billion Deal

Mar 5, 2021 |

Precisely, previously known as Syncsort, will be acquired by Clearlake Capital and TA Associates in a deal that values the data integrity company at $3.5 billion, it was announced this week. Read more…

Ataccama Puts Its Name on the Data Map

Feb 26, 2021 |

When Roman Kucera joined Ataccama over a decade go, the company had a single product: a data quality tool. Today, Kucera is the CTO, and Ataccama sells a range of products, including a data catalog, ETL, MDM, and data governance tools. Read more…

Data Culture ‘Disconnect’ Identified in New Index

Sep 30, 2020 |

What does it take to succeed with data and analytics? Establishing a solid data culture, for starters, is often cited as a common characteristic among organizations that are successful with data and analytics. Read more…

Do You Have Customer Data You Can Trust?

Sep 3, 2020 |

Customer data is the new business success factor, yet over 76% of the 4,500+ companies we’ve worked with did not have accurate customer data. Surprised? Here’s more.

Forty-seven percent of these companies did not have any data quality management solutions in place, while the remaining relied on ETL methods to make sense of increasingly complex customer data. Read more…

Poor Data Hurts COVID-19 Contact Tracing, CDC Director Says

Jun 30, 2020 |

The lack of accurate and timely data about COVID-19 infections has hampered the government’s ability to perform contact tracing, the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Robert Redfield, testified today in Congress. Read more…