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Cognitive Scale and Deloitte Join Forces for Healthcare Through Cognitive Computing

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Cognitive Scale announced an agreement with Deloitte Consulting LLP to deliver services and technology that will enable both companies to take a leadership position in transforming the delivery of healthcare to consumers and care providers through the application of cognitive cloud technology. Deloitte plans to leverage Cognitive Scale’s technology in a number of strategic initiatives.

Data Science 101: Automating Analytics

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For the latest installment of our Data Science 101 series, we have Bjorn Johansson, Executive Director Operations at Ericsson, presenting several initiatives where Ericsson is applying new methods to accelerate business transformation work.

TIBCO Launches Spotfire 7 With “Smart” Analytics

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TIBCO Software Inc., a global leader in infrastructure and business intelligence software, today announced the general availability of TIBCO Spotfire® 7, the most powerful version of its industry-leading analytics and data visualization platform.

The Elephant in the Cloud

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In this special guest feature, Ashish Thusoo of Qubole makes a strong case for the virtues of Big-Data-in-the-cloud technology as a viable enterprise option for implementing enterprise-class data solutions.

Saama Announces Fluid Analytics Engine

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Saama Technologies, Inc., a leading pure-play analytics solutions company, announced Fluid Analytics, a highly flexible analytics solution offering for fast, measurable business outcomes exactly suited to customers needs. This allows companies to create sustainable competitive analytics in days or weeks as opposed to months or quarters, in even the most challenging enterprise environments.

Tableau Sees Exponential Growth, Tipping Point Year in 2014

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On the heels of its 2014 earnings announcement, Tableau shared figures on the record growth of its business analytics products. After five years of exponential growth, the company reached $913 million in lifetime revenue – $412 million of which was generated in 2014. With that achievement, Tableau has become one of the fastest growing companies in the fifty-year history of business analytics software.

Qlik and JethroData Partner to Deliver Interactive Data Discovery on Hadoop Solutions

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Qlik® (NASDAQ: QLIK), a leader in data discovery, and JethroData, a fast SQL-on-Hadoop solution, announced a partnership to enable true interactive business intelligence over Hadoop.

Tamr Unveils Enterprise Platform for Scalable, End-to-End Data Unification

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Tamr, Inc., of Cambridge, Mass., introduced a new version of its scalable data unification platform that lets enterprises continuously deliver better data to decision-makers. The company also announced the addition of GE, Roche and Toyota as customers.

Visualization of the Week: Ultimate Oscars Dashboard

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When you get your hands on a data set containing each and every Oscar winner and nominee since the first was given in 1929 (thanks Silk!), you can’t just stare at it and do nothing. So our friends over at Antivia built the ultimate Oscars dashboard.

Yahoo Selects Splunk’s Hunk for Hadoop Analytics

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Today Splunk announced that Yahoo has implemented Hunk: Splunk Analytics for Hadoop and NoSQL Data Stores and Splunk Enterprise.