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Does the Human Touch + AI = The Future of Work?

Jul 2, 2020 |

Artificial intelligence has long caused fear of job loss across many sectors as companies look for ways to cut costs, support workers and become more profitable.  But new research suggests that even in STEM-based sectors like cybersecurity, AI simply can’t replace some traits found only in humans, such as creativity, intuition and experience. Read more…

Confluent Goes ‘Infinite’ with Kafka Cloud Storage

Jul 1, 2020 |

Companies that want to store oodles of event data in Kafka but don’t want to pay oodles of dollars may be interested in the new “infinite storage” option unveiled today by Confluent. Read more…

Databricks Cranks Delta Lake Performance, Nabs Redash for SQL Viz

Jun 24, 2020 |

Today at its Spark + AI Summit, Databricks unveiled Delta Engine, a new layer in its Delta Lake cloud offering that uses several techniques to significantly accelerate the performance of SQL queries. Read more…

Virtual Conference Season Shifts Into Overdrive on June 22

Jun 19, 2020 |

Thanks to limitations on large gatherings due to COVID-19, the normally active spring conference season has been a total bust, forcing the data and analytics communities underground. But virtual activity has been ramping up in recent weeks and hits a crescendo next week, with no fewer than four major online events and a handful of smaller ones. Read more…

BI Tools — Are They Enough to Build a Data-Driven Culture?

Jun 17, 2020 |

It’s been a while since data exploded globally, and the vital necessity for businesses to deal with it is in no way surprising. Many look up to data-oriented enterprises, such as Google and Facebook, and follow suit. Read more…

News In Brief

COVID-19 Roundup: At-Risk Counties, Individualism, the New Normal & More

Jul 14, 2020 |

As the COVID-19 pandemic sweeps the globe, big data and AI have emerged as crucial tools for everything from diagnosis and epidemiology to therapeutic and vaccine development. Here, we collect the latest news in how big data is fighting back against COVID-19. Read more…

In a World Without Music Festivals, Zyro’s AI Recreates Headliners at Home

Jul 1, 2020 |

If you’re a fan of live music, 2020 has been an extraordinarily bad year for you. From Bonnaroo and Burning Man to Eurovision and Lollapalooza, music festivals around the world have been put on an indefinite pause until the COVID-19 pandemic is under control. Read more…

Sandia Labs Model Predicts COVID-19 Cases Over a Week into the Future

Jul 1, 2020 |

Just over the last several weeks, the United States’ COVID-19 trajectory has dramatically changed, shifting from a promising decline to a terrifying spike that may eclipse the first. Policy-makers are struggling to make decisions about reopening (or shutting down again) amid the chaos, uncertain how future trends will validate or contradict their decisions. Read more…

FAU Researchers to Create AI-Powered COVID-19 Risk Assessment Tool

Jun 25, 2020 |

As the pandemic rears its head in the United States, attention is turning once again to the relative risk of infection in various areas across the country. Now, a team of researchers from Florida Atlantic University (FAU) have received a $90,000 grant through the National Science Foundation (NSF) RAPID program to build an AI-powered, web-based tool for COVID-19 modeling and risk evaluation. Read more…

Salesforce Launches COVID-19 Search to Sift Through Pandemic Studies

Jun 19, 2020 |

COVID-19 is generating research at a rate commensurate with its infections. As millions of cases spread across the world, hundreds of thousands of research papers are pouring into journals, overwhelming researchers in their frantic work to develop vaccines, treatments, and accurate epidemiological models. Read more…

This Just In

Tableau 2020.1 Delivers Community-Driven Features, Including Dynamic Parameters, Visualization Animations, and Admin Tools

Feb 26, 2020 |Tableau 2020.1 Read more…

LogRhythm Breaks Sales Records

Feb 26, 2020 |

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 26 — LogRhythm, the company powering the world’s enterprise security operations centers (SOCs), announced record-breaking sales in Q4 2019, making it the most successful quarter for the company on record. Read more…

Qumulo Releases Next Generation of Hybrid Cloud File Storage

Feb 26, 2020 |

SEATTLE, Feb. 26, 2020 Qumulo, the leader in enterprise-proven hybrid cloud file storage, today announced the release of Qumulo Hybrid File Software v3, ushering in the new decade with the security, scalability and simplicity of data insights necessary to make hybrid cloud and multi-cloud environments a reality. Read more…

Boomi Announces Insights, Innovation in API Management, and Expanded Event Driven Architecture Support for Boomi Platform

Oct 3, 2019 |

WASHINGTON D.C. – Oct. 3, 2019 – Boomi, a Dell Technologies business, today announced its product vision for the future, as well as product enhancements available today, including expanded functionality of its full lifecycle API Management, at the company’s annual conference, Boomi World 2019. Read more…

SnapLogic Secures $72 Million in Growth Financing Led by Arrowroot Capital

Oct 2, 2019 |
SAN MATEO, Calif., Oct. 2, 2019 —  SnapLogic, provider of the #1 Intelligent Integration Platform, today announced that it has raised $72 million in growth financing to bolster its market leadership and accelerate global expansion. Read more…

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