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Dataguise Introduces Sensitive Data Monitoring and Masking for Apache Hive

Dataguise, a leader in sensitive data governance, announced that DgSecure now provides industry-first sensitive data monitoring and masking in Apache Hive.

AI to Have Dramatic Impact on Business by 2020, According to Tata Consultancy Services Global Trend Study

Tata Consultancy Services (BSE: 532540, NSE: TCS), a leading global IT services, consulting and business solutions organization, unveiled its Global Trend Study titled, “Getting Smarter by the Day: How AI is Elevating the Performance of Global Companies.” Focused on the current and future impact of Artificial Intelligence (AI), the study polled 835 executives across 13 global industry sectors in four regions of the world, finding that 84% of companies see the use of AI as “essential” to competitiveness, with a further 50% seeing the technology as “transformative.”

New Outage Prediction Model From The Weather Company, an IBM Business, Helps Utilities Prepare For and Respond to Severe Weather

The Weather Company, an IBM Business (NYSE: IBM), introduced a new outage prediction solution designed to help utility companies proactively prepare for and respond to weather-related outages. Tailored to each utility’s storm response plan, The Weather Company’s Outage Prediction solution helps predict the anticipated number of outages and appropriate mobilization level based on the weather forecast for the utility’s service territory.

5 Digital Intelligence Rules in the Age of Insights

In this special guest feature, Dan Schoenbaum, CEO at Cooladata, outlines the 5 digital intelligence rules needed to guide you through the Age of Insights.

Commercial Analytics and It’s Defining Role In Pharma Marketing

Pharma companies are working hard to build effective patient access programs and implement an effective commercial strategy around it. Expiring patents and competitive pressure is a real challenge and companies need to explore opportunities with the help of the vast amounts of data they own. Big Data and Analytics capabilities are helping companies define that strategy and execute a plan, which will help them succeed. Our friends over at Prescriber360 put together the infographic below containing facts and figures to emphasize the need of a well-planned analytics strategy.

GridGain Professional Edition 1.9 Improves Performance, Adds Kubernetes® Support and More

GridGain Systems, provider of enterprise-grade in-memory computing platform solutions based on Apache® Ignite™, announced the availability of GridGain Professional Edition 1.9, a fully supported version of Apache Ignite 1.9. GridGain Professional Edition 1.9 includes improved performance and automated benchmarking, Kubernetes® support for deploying containerized Ignite clusters, expanded support for data manipulation language (DML), and more.

Is Your Big Data Approach Complete?

In this contributed article, Vladimir Bugay, CEO and Founder of Knoema Corporation discusses how in the Big Data era, just using internal data is not enough anymore. The ability to supplement internally-derived data insights with those harvested from external data will become a strong weapon for all types of businesses.

Paxata Advances the Adaptive Information Platform for Microsoft Azure – Launches Hybrid Multi-Cloud Support with InterCloud Connect

Paxata, a leader in self-service data preparation tools, announced the availability of top tier support for Microsoft Azure and released the industry’s first self-service, multi-cloud information platform to address the growing need for deployment flexibility. The Spring ’17 edition of the company’s award-winning Adaptive Information Platform includes significant innovations and advancements for the Microsoft Azure cloud and a new InterCloud Connect capability.

New Research Proves Increased Awareness in the Value of Open Data Science, but Enterprises are Slow to Respond

New research announced by Continuum Analytics, the creator and driving force behind Anaconda, a leading Open Data Science platform powered by Python, finds that 96 percent of data science and analytics decision makers agree that data science is critical to the success of their business, yet a whopping 22 percent are failing to make full use of the data available. These findings are included in Continuum Analytics’ new eBook, Winning at Data Science: How Teamwork Leads to Victory.

The Power of Prescriptive and Predictive Analytics

In this special guest feature, Ty Tucker, CEO of REV, discusses predictive and prescriptive analytics, and how they can be used in tandem to achieve the best results for a business.