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Streaming SQL for Real-Time Analytics

Jun 15, 2018 |

Streaming analytics is moving into the mainstream as more enterprises capitalize on the technology to gain greater efficiency, competitiveness, and profitability. In fact, the streaming analytics market will grow to $13.7 billion by 2021, at a compound annual growth rate of 34.8%, according to Markets and Markets. Read more…

Why Security Pros Need To Think Like Data Gurus

Jun 12, 2018 |

In the information security space, innovation is the name of the game. When your adversary ups her game, you must take steps to improve yours too. But according to security experts, today’s cyber threats have grown so sophisticated that security professionals must develop data science and data engineering skills if they’re going to protect our digital byways. Read more…

Want to Win at AI? Aim High, But Start Small

Jun 11, 2018 |

Brand leaders are starting to recognize that they are no longer competing on the basis of products or services alone. Increasingly, their prime battleground is consumer experience. In a recent survey, more than half of consumers said they would likely switch brands if a company didn’t personalize its messages to them. Read more…

Why Data Scientists Should Consider Adding ‘IoT Expert’ to Their List of Skills

Jun 7, 2018 |

The work of a data scientist is never done — nor is the pursuit of personal growth and knowledge. Technology advances and evolves at alarming speeds, which means anyone working in the industry must remain informed if they want to be competitive. Read more…

How AI Boosts Human Expertise at Wolters Kluwer

Jun 6, 2018 |

On balance, there will be some jobs lost to artificial intelligence, and you can also expect AI to create other jobs. But at the global information services company Wolters Kluwer, AI is being infused into expert systems in a bid to augment lawyers, accountants, and other professionals with superior decision-making abilities. Read more…

News In Brief

BI Vendors Sliced and Diced on G2’s Grid

Jun 14, 2018 |

If you’re on the hunt for better business intelligence software – and really, who isn’t these days? – you likely are reading some analyst reports on the topic. But all too often, those reports don’t reflect the experiences of real-world users. Read more…

DataOps Hiring Surges Thanks to ML, Real-Time Streaming

Jun 13, 2018 |

Nearly three-quarters of companies plan to hire a data operations (DataOps) professional in 2018, according to a new survey commissioned by Nexla, which says investment and interest in machine learning, artificial intelligence, advanced and real-time analytics is driving the demand. Read more…

Predictive Analytics Drives Profits for Insurers, Study Shows

Jun 1, 2018 |

A study conducted by Valen Analytics found a strong correlation between the use of data analytics and predictive modeling and superior profitability among insurance companies.

Valen Analytics yesterday released the results of its third annual return on investment (ROI) study of its own customers. Read more…

Talend Unveils Free Data Streaming Solution

May 8, 2018 |

Talend today launched a data streaming solution based on Apache Beam that is free of charge for users. The company says Talend Data Streams makes it easy for non-technical users to build data pipelines in the AWS cloud that tap into a variety of data assets, including cloud data stores, relational databases, and even Kafka topics. Read more…

‘Unlinkable Data Challenge’ Opens with $50k Grand Prize

May 2, 2018 |

Think you have a clever way to unlock big public data for analysis without compromising citizens’ privacy? Then the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) would like to hear from you for its “Unlinkable Data Challenge,” Read more…

This Just In

BlueData Announces Deeper Hortonworks Certification and Collaboration

Jun 7, 2018 |

SANTA CLARA, Calif., June 7, 2018 — BlueData, provider of a leading Big-Data-as-a-Service (BDaaS) software platform, today announced further collaboration with Hortonworks and validation through the Hortonworks QATS (Quality Assured Testing Suite) program for deploying Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) in a containerized environment. Read more…

C3 IoT Announces Record Fiscal Year 2018 Results

May 30, 2018 |

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., May 30, 2018 — For the second consecutive year, C3 IoT, a leading AI and IoT software platform for digital transformation, reported record fiscal year results. Read more…

Cloudtenna Launches to Address Enterprise File Search Problem with DirectSearch

May 23, 2018 |

SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 23, 2018 — Software startup Cloudtenna has launched to address the growing problem of file sprawl with enterprise file search that works universally across on-premise repositories, cloud file storage services, and hosted/online applications. Read more…

Netsparker GDPR Survey: 10 Percent of C-Level Security Execs Say GDPR Will Cost Them $1M+

May 23, 2018 |

LONDON, May 23, 2018 — Netsparker Ltd., a leading player in the web applications security industry, has released the results of its GDPR Survey. The survey of more than 300 C-level security executives, conducted online by Propeller Insights on behalf of Netsparker in March 2018, found that companies are taking the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) much more seriously than HIPAA and PCI: Read more…

Information Builders Launches Cloud-Based Solutions Powered by Amazon Web Services

May 22, 2018 |

NEW YORK, May 22, 2018 — Information Builders, a leader in business intelligence (BI), analytics, and data management solutions, today announced that it has expanded its relationship with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to become a Consulting Partner in the AWS Partner Network (APN) and one of the first independent software vendors to subscribe to AWS Managed Services. Read more…

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