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Blockchain Use Cases

By   2 months ago

Blockchain, which is akin to a distributed and decentralized accounts ledger, can record and verify high volumes of digital transactions, irrespective of location. So, Blockchain has the capacity to contribute to many industry sectors, besides finance. As a secure technology platform, Blockchain’s main benefits are accuracy, protection against fraud, and easy sharing of information. The […]

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The Right Data Governance for Your Organization’s Culture

By   2 months ago

“If you pay attention to how many times you hear conference speakers use the word ‘culture,’ you’re going to be surprised,” remarked Mary Levins, founder of Sierra Creek Consulting, during her DATAVERSITY® Enterprise Data World Conference presentation titled The Culture-Centric Approach to Data Governance. She co-presented with Cassie Elder, the owner of DataCraft Partners. They […]

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Hybrid Cloud Computing: What Does it Mean?

By   2 months ago

Click to learn more about author Joe deBuzna. My previous blog post, The Cloud is Now, covered motivations on why organizations adopt the Cloud, and why IT is now embracing Cloud Computing. However, a move to the Cloud can be a complex undertaking, especially for organizations running many applications or even multiple on-premises data centers. Business […]

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Data Science Trends in 2019

By   3 months ago

When it comes to major Data Science trends to watch in 2019, the co-founder and CEO of Kaggle, Anthony Goldbloom, has predicted that very soon the Data Centers will be replaced by departmental or business-specific Data Science teams. As discussed in Data Science Trends in 2018, last year’s major trends continued from 2017 as the […]

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The Realities of Machine Learning for the Benefit of Tech Leaders

By   3 months ago

Click to learn more about author Tyler Warden. In the cycle of technology buzzwords, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning have become part of the regular vernacular used to make technology seem more relevant, modern and innovative. In reality, these tools can either make solutions better or complicate and frustrate well working processes. In order […]

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The Future of AI, Voice Assistants, and Augmented Intelligence in 2019

By   3 months ago

Click to learn more about author Gillian Armstrong. Voice Assistants have been hovering in the background for some time now, but 2019 will be the year we see unprecedented leaps forward in their intelligence and functionality. They have been building up our trust gradually – Alexa wants you to set timers and ask for jokes […]

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Ten Myths About Data Science

By   3 months ago

Click to learn more about author Daniel Jebaraj. Introduction Data Science is now being used as a competitive weapon. As with other technologies and processes that can transform the way companies operate, there’s a lot of contradictory information about it that’s causing considerable confusion. Most of today’s business leaders have heard that Data Science can […]

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Introduction to Blockchain and What it Means to Big Data

By   3 months ago

Click to learn more about author Harsh Arora. An Introduction to Blockchain Technology Blockchain development technology has been around for almost two decades. But it came into the spotlight only after the news of Bitcoin spread across the globe. The Blockchain is a revolutionary technology that works on a ‘distributed ledger system’. It is a decentralized […]

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NexTech to Integrate IBM Watson’s Machine Learning Into AI For AR eCommerce Platform

By   3 months ago

A new press release states, “NexTech AR Solutions is pleased to announce that its development team has begun integrating IBM Watson’s Machine Learning (ML) algorithms into its patent pending web enabled AR platform. With this integration NexTech is quickly building out a next generation, industry first, artificial intelligence (AI) based AR eCommerce solution. With AI […]

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    Jan 8 DataEd Webinar: Data Strategy Best Practices

    By   5 months ago

    DATE: January 8, 2019 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees This webinar sponsored by: About the Webinar Your Data Strategy should be concise, actionable, and understandable by business and IT! Data is not just another resource. It is your most powerful, yet poorly managed and therefore underutilized organizational […]

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    Jan 9 DGPO Webinar: Building Data Inventories to Jump Start your Data Governance Journey

    By   5 months ago

    DATE: January 9, 2019 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees This Webinar Series is Developed by:   About the Webinar Managing data assets is a key strategy for an effective data governance program. “Data assets” refer to any entities that comprise data – such as databases, applications, data […]

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    Jan 10 ADV Webinar: Trends in Enterprise Advanced Analytics

    By   5 months ago

    DATE: January 10, 2019 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees About the Webinar If you missed out on all the trends for 2019 published in December, or even if you caught some of them, this one merits your time. We’ll be going into 2019 and beyond, since the […]

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    Jan 15 IDERA Webinar: New Year’s Resolutions for your Data Management Strategy

    By   5 months ago

    DATE:  January 15, 2019 TIME:  2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE:  Free to all attendees This webinar is sponsored by: About the Webinar As 2019 begins, it’s a good time to assess what you accomplished last year and what goals to set for the new year. It’s also a great opportunity to review, […]

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    Jan 17 RWDG Webinar: What is a Data Steward to do?

    By   5 months ago

    DATE: January 17, 2019 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees   About the Webinar Most people recognize that Data Stewards play an essential role in their Data Governance and Information Governance programs. However, the manner in which Data Stewards are used is not the same from organization to […]

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    Jan 24 DAS Webinar: Emerging Trends in Data Architecture – What’s the Next Big Thing?

    By   6 months ago

    DATE: January 24, 2019 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees   About the Webinar With technological innovation and change occurring at an ever-increasing rate, it’s hard to keep track of what’s hype and what can provide practical value for your organization. Join this webinar to see the results […]

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    Jan 29 Webinar: Improving Transactional Applications with Analytics

    By   6 months ago

    DATE: January 29, 2019 TIME: 2 PM Easter / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees This webinar is sponsored by: About the Webinar Today, most web and mobile applications are limited to “lightweight” analytics because general-purpose databases can be optimized for transactional or analytical workloads, but not both – and since transactional processing […]

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    Jan 31 Webinar: Top 7 Capabilities for Next-Gen Master Data Management

    By   6 months ago

    DATE: January 31, 2019 TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE: Free to all attendees This webinar sponsored by: About the Webinar This session will discuss how the master data management platforms are evolving to meet needs of digital economy. A modern master data management platform incorporates graph technology, infuses insights from the […]

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    Feb 5 IDERA Webinar: Data Architecture: The Foundation for Enterprise Architecture and Governance

    By   6 months ago

    DATE:  February 5, 2019 TIME:  2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific PRICE:  Free to all attendees This webinar is sponsored by: About the Webinar Organizations are faced with an increasingly complex data landscape, finding themselves unable to cope with exponentially increasing data volumes, compounded by additional regulatory requirements with increased fines for non-compliance. Enterprise […]

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      Hybrid Cloud Computing: What Does it Mean?

      By   2 months ago

      Click to learn more about author Joe deBuzna. My previous blog post, The Cloud is Now, covered motivations on why organizations adopt the Cloud, and why IT is now embracing Cloud Computing. However, a move to the Cloud can be a complex undertaking, especially for organizations running many applications or even multiple on-premises data centers. Business […]

      Read More →

      The Realities of Machine Learning for the Benefit of Tech Leaders

      By   3 months ago

      Click to learn more about author Tyler Warden. In the cycle of technology buzzwords, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning have become part of the regular vernacular used to make technology seem more relevant, modern and innovative. In reality, these tools can either make solutions better or complicate and frustrate well working processes. In order […]

      Read More →

      The Future of AI, Voice Assistants, and Augmented Intelligence in 2019

      By   3 months ago

      Click to learn more about author Gillian Armstrong. Voice Assistants have been hovering in the background for some time now, but 2019 will be the year we see unprecedented leaps forward in their intelligence and functionality. They have been building up our trust gradually – Alexa wants you to set timers and ask for jokes […]

      Read More →

      Ten Myths About Data Science

      By   3 months ago

      Click to learn more about author Daniel Jebaraj. Introduction Data Science is now being used as a competitive weapon. As with other technologies and processes that can transform the way companies operate, there’s a lot of contradictory information about it that’s causing considerable confusion. Most of today’s business leaders have heard that Data Science can […]

      Read More →

      Introduction to Blockchain and What it Means to Big Data

      By   3 months ago

      Click to learn more about author Harsh Arora. An Introduction to Blockchain Technology Blockchain development technology has been around for almost two decades. But it came into the spotlight only after the news of Bitcoin spread across the globe. The Blockchain is a revolutionary technology that works on a ‘distributed ledger system’. It is a decentralized […]

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      Boosting Interest in Data by Branding the Importance of Data Literacy

      By   3 months ago

      Click to learn more about author Michael D. Shaw. If we can do one thing in 2019 to increase interest in data, let it be that: to increase interest by way of launching a campaign that appeals to the hearts and minds of teachers and students, of employers and employees, of experts and novices alike; […]

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      Prevent Your Organization from Becoming a Ransomware Statistic

      By   3 months ago

      Click to learn more about author Samuel Bocetta. Cyberattacks can affect organizations of any size and at any time. The FBI estimates ransomware costs companies about $1 billion annually, which makes it one of the most damaging viruses around. Say you are a customer service representative for a small online retail store. If your workstation […]

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      The Key to the Cloud is Agility

      By   3 months ago

      Click to learn more about author Derrin Rummelt. In the technology industry, when you say “agile,” a variety of definitions and instances will come to mind. “Agile” is typically marked by a ready ability to move with quick, easy grace; having a quick resourceful and adaptable character, nimble, having dexterity. That definition fits the Cloud. […]

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      Blockchain is the Solution, But What are the Underlying Issues in Supply Chain Management?

      By   3 months ago

      Click to learn more about author Sonal Mehta. The underlying issues of supply chain systems and how Blockchain technology can revolutionize Supply Chain Management is certainly a complicated, but important topic. We consume a variety of products daily ranging from food to beverages. But, have you ever wondered how far these products must travel? They […]

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        Blockchain Use Cases

        By   2 months ago

        Blockchain, which is akin to a distributed and decentralized accounts ledger, can record and verify high volumes of digital transactions, irrespective of location. So, Blockchain has the capacity to contribute to many industry sectors, besides finance. As a secure technology platform, Blockchain’s main benefits are accuracy, protection against fraud, and easy sharing of information. The […]

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        The Right Data Governance for Your Organization’s Culture

        By   2 months ago

        “If you pay attention to how many times you hear conference speakers use the word ‘culture,’ you’re going to be surprised,” remarked Mary Levins, founder of Sierra Creek Consulting, during her DATAVERSITY® Enterprise Data World Conference presentation titled The Culture-Centric Approach to Data Governance. She co-presented with Cassie Elder, the owner of DataCraft Partners. They […]

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        Data Science Trends in 2019

        By   3 months ago

        When it comes to major Data Science trends to watch in 2019, the co-founder and CEO of Kaggle, Anthony Goldbloom, has predicted that very soon the Data Centers will be replaced by departmental or business-specific Data Science teams. As discussed in Data Science Trends in 2018, last year’s major trends continued from 2017 as the […]

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        2018 DATAVERSITY Top 20

        By   3 months ago

        As we wrap up 2018 and prepare ourselves for 2019, it’s time to take a moment to review and reflect. And while in review, we take the opportunity to look at the content published, produced, and consumed over the last year. In looking at the top 20 published articles and blogs of the year, Machine […]

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        Semantic Web and Semantic Technology Trends in 2019

        By   3 months ago

        What to expect of Semantic Web and other Semantic Technologies in 2019? Quite a bit. DATAVERSITY® engaged with leaders in the space to get their thoughts on how Semantic Technologies will have an impact on multiple areas. As DATAVERSITY discussed last year, Knowledge Graphs have gotten a lot of attention as a backbone for Machine […]

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        So You Want to be a Data Manager?

        By   3 months ago

        However, for the company to be successful, this area must be integrated within the company, and for this to succeed it is necessary first to define the policies and culture of a business.” Another challenge develops when businesses gather data and organize it without considering the questions they will be using when processing the data. […]

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        Make the Most of Graph Databases Through Interactive Analytics

        By   3 months ago

        New Big Data systems and advanced technologies are revolutionizing how businesses analyze their data assets and discover new value and insights across their business practices. Barry Zane, Senior Vice President and John Rueter, Vice President of Marketing at Cambridge Semantics, both recently sat down with DATAVERSITY® to discuss how companies are implementing new technologies such […]

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        Data Strategy vs. Data Architecture

        By   3 months ago

        “Data Leadership is about understanding the organization’s relationship with data and seeking ways to help the organization meet its goals using whatever tools are available,” said Anthony Algmin, of Algmin Data Leadership in a recent DATAVERSITY® interview. Within that overall Data Leadership Framework, sit Data Strategy and Data Architecture as individual disciplines. Data Strategy Companies […]

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        Machine Learning Moves to the Hybrid Cloud

        By   3 months ago

        The future of Machine Learning (ML) is more: more projects, more stakeholders, and more migrations of high-performance computing (HPC) for Machine Learning workloads to the Hybrid Cloud. A recent survey conducted by Dimensional Research looked at the market momentum of Machine Learning, why companies are moving in that direction, and the hurdles they must overcome […]

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          NexTech to Integrate IBM Watson’s Machine Learning Into AI For AR eCommerce Platform

          By   3 months ago

          A new press release states, “NexTech AR Solutions is pleased to announce that its development team has begun integrating IBM Watson’s Machine Learning (ML) algorithms into its patent pending web enabled AR platform. With this integration NexTech is quickly building out a next generation, industry first, artificial intelligence (AI) based AR eCommerce solution. With AI […]

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          Cloudera Empowers Bombay Stock Exchange with Real-Time Insights

          By   3 months ago

          According to a recent press release, “Cloudera, Inc., the modern platform for machine learning and analytics optimized for the cloud, today announced that Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), one of Asia’s oldest stock exchanges, has implemented its big data lake on Cloudera Enterprise. Centralizing enterprise-wide structured and unstructured data, Cloudera Enterprise empowers BSE with real-time analytics, […]

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          Samsung C-Lab to Reveal Eight New AI Projects at CES 2019

          By   3 months ago

          A recent press release reports, “Samsung Electronics announced today that it will showcase eight innovative new projects related to Artificial Intelligence (AI), developed from its C-Lab (Creative Lab)  program, from January 8 through 11 at CES 2019 Eureka Park. In addition, eight start-ups which have been spun off from C-Lab will showcase their newly released […]

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          Digital River Achieves Significant Storage Cost Savings with Rubrik Datos IO

          By   3 months ago

          A recent press release states, “Rubrik, the Cloud Data Management Company, today announced that Digital River has reduced storage costs, automated NoSQL backup and recovery, and improved data protection with Rubrik Datos IO software. The global ecommerce technology provider is using Rubrik Datos IO to protect more than 60 NoSQL databases and tables across five […]

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          Carl Data Launches Astra AirSafe Sensor With Multiple Pilots

          By   3 months ago

          According to a recent press release, “Carl Data Solutions Inc., is pleased to announce that Astra Smart Systems Inc. is launching its new AirSafe environmental sensor, with concurrent pilots in multiple industries. According to a recent study by Market Future Research, the environmental monitoring market is predicted to reach USD $19.56B by 2022. Astra AirSafe […]

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          DFIN Elevates Artificial Intelligence Platform with Acquisition of eBrevia

          By   3 months ago

          A recent press release states, “Donnelley Financial Solutions announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire eBrevia, a leading provider of artificial intelligence-based data extraction and contract analytics software solutions. The acquisition aligns with DFIN’s commitment to providing clients with best-in-class secure data aggregation, due diligence, compliance and risk management solutions. […]

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          EU-U.S. Privacy Shield: Second Review Shows Improvements

          By   3 months ago

          A recent press release states, “Today the European Commission publishes its report on the second annual review of the functioning of the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield. This year’s report shows that the U.S. continues to ensure an adequate level of protection for personal data transferred under the Privacy Shield from the EU to participating companies in […]

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          Quantzig’s Peerless Salesforce Analytics Enhanced Distributor’s Profitability by 3x

          By   3 months ago

          According to a recent press release, “A well-known sales analytics solutions provider, Quantzig, has announced the completion of their latest salesforce analytics solutions for a low calorie food company. The client is a leading player in the global food market with over 80+ manufacturing units spread across different geographical locations. With the increasing manufacturing costs […]

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          Acronis Partners with Google’s Virustotal to Make Acronis PE Analyzer Available to All

          By   3 months ago

          A recent press release reports, “Acronis, a global leader in cyber protection and hybrid cloud storage currently celebrating its 15-year anniversary, today announced its machine learning-based malware detection engine, Acronis PE Analyzer, is now integrated into VirusTotal. A subsidiary of Google, VirusTotal is a free online service that examines suspicious files and URLs to facilitate […]

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