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DiscoverOrg Launches OppAlerts to Predict Customer Purchase Intent

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DiscoverOrg, a leading sales and marketing intelligence solution, announces the launch of OppAlerts, a predictive data tool for technology vendors delivering insight about businesses’ online activity to identify selling opportunities.

Truedash Announces Introduces Advanced Collaborative Platform for Intelligent Business Analytics

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London-based Truedash announces the launch of its Business Analytics (BA) platform, a dynamic, collaborative tool that gives businesses the agility to make informed decisions and get the most value from their data.

DataTorrent Joins the Open Data Platform Initiative

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DataTorrent, a leader in real-time big data analytics and creator of DataTorrent RTS, the enterprise-grade unified platform for both stream and batch processing on Hadoop, announced it joined the Open Data Platform (ODP) as a Silver member.

Interview: Subash D’Souza – Big Data Day LA

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The upcoming event in Los Angeles, Big Data Day LA on June 27, serves as a model for the industry where bringing a quality no-cost conference to the tech community is top priority. I caught up with one of the organizers, Big Data guru Subash D’Souza, to get his thoughts on this conference and what makes it a success.

Software AG Identifies a Big Data Paralysis

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Software AG (Frankfurt TecDAX: SOW) announced the results of a global survey showing that while decision makers understand that greater visibility over internal processes and real-time data analysis could lead to operational improvements, they still lack the support and solutions needed to make it a reality.

Interview: Mike Lamble, CEO at Clarity Solution Group

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We recently sat down with Mike Lamble who is CEO at Clarity Solution Group, a recognized data and analytics consulting firm, to discuss some of the more pressing topics in data management.

B2B Predictive Analytics in the Big Data Era

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In this special guest feature, Keke Wu of Avention, outlines the need for B2B marketing predictive models to catch up to their B2C counterparts as well as methods for doing so.

R vs. Python – The Infographic

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I always enjoy a good down-in-the-trenches battle story – Godzilla vs. King Kong, Klingons vs. Romulans, Yankees vs. Red Sox, etc. And now there’s one for data science aficionados – R vs. Python.

MapR Distribution Now Ships with Apache Drill 1.0 – Schema-Free SQL Engine for Big Data

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MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of a top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, announced the general availability of Apache Drill 1.0 in the MapR Distribution. Drill uniquely delivers self-service SQL analytics without requiring pre-defined schema definitions, dramatically reducing the time required for business analysts to explore and understand data.

Syncfusion Updates Big Data Platform

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Syncfusion, Inc., the developer solutions company, announced a major update to the Syncfusion Big Data Platform, the Hadoop distribution designed and optimized for Windows.