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Dutch Utility Deploys Software Defined Power Plant by AutoGrid Systems


AutoGrid Systems, a leader in big data analytics for the electricity and energy industry, today announced that Eneco Group, the leading Dutch sustainable energy group dedicated to helping its clients to save, use, exchange or sell energy, which serves more than 2 million residential and business users, has selected its Predictive Controls™ technology and its flagship application, DROMS, to build and deploy the industry’s first Software Defined Power Plant™.

Coinalytics Taps MemSQL to Speed Actionable Insights From Blockchain Technologies


MemSQL, a leader in real-time databases for transactions and analytics, today announced that Coinalytics, the real-time intelligence service for blockchain, has tapped MemSQL to more quickly and easily access data to turn blockchain into actionable insights.

New Looker Blocks Make BigQuery Accessible for Company-Wide Analytics


Looker, the company on a mission to power data-driven companies, today announced a series of Looker Blocks for Google BigQuery that make it easy to build an organization-wide data analytics platform.

NetBase Launches Audience 3D for Powerful Consumer Understanding Beyond Demographics


NetBase, an enterprise-scale social media analytics company, today launched Audience 3D™ (A3D), a new solution that provides brands and agencies with a complete, dimensional understanding of consumers.

Lexalytics® Simplifies Customer Experience Management in Hospitality and Restaurant Industries with New Vertical Industry Packs


Lexalytics®, a leader in cloud and on-prem text analytics solutions, announced that it is simplifying customer experience management in the hospitality industry with its new Industry Packs. With the Hospitality and Restaurant Industry Packs, Lexalytics customers leading social media marketing, customer experience management, and voice of the customer campaigns in the hospitality and restaurant industries.

Apache Spark is the Smartphone of Big Data


In this special guest feature, Denny Lee of Databricks, talks about the versatility of Spark – essentially comparing it to the Swiss Army Knife of on your camping tri​p, called​ Big Data/Analytics.

Fortscale 2.0 Launched for User Behavior Analytics for Enterprise Security


Fortscale Security Ltd., a leader in the growing field of user behavior analytics for enterprise security, introduced Fortscale 2.0, the latest upgrade of its award-winning solution that results in an unparalleled ability to target and eliminate insider threats.

No Data Scientist Required with Launch of Taste Analytics Signals


Advanced data analytics has traditionally been costly, time-intensive, complicated, and often reserved for the large enterprise, but Taste Analytics is looking to change that with the launch of the Taste Analytics Signals platform, making data discovery simple and approachable for everyone – no data scientist required.

Signet Accel and Predixion Software Partner to Bring Joint Data Integration and Predictive Modeling to Healthcare Industry


Signet Accel, a software and services company specializing in data integration and harmonization, announced a partnership with Predixion Software, a developer of cloud-based advanced analytics software.

Data Science & Analytics at Birchbox

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Liz Crawford, CTO of Birchbox, presented at Data Driven NYC in October 2015. She gave a behind-the-scenes look at Birchbox’s Data Science & Analytics practice.