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Feedzai Introduces Data Science Studio™ for Fraud Prevention


Feedzai, a big data company that uses artificially intelligent, machine-based learning to prevent fraud, launched its Data Science Studio™ software. The new features will help organizations of any size to deploy advanced machine learning techniques to fight financial and payment fraud.

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.

R Consortium Awards First Grant to Help Advance Popular Programming Language for Unlocking Value from Data


The R Consortium, a Linux Foundation Collaborative Project and open source foundation to support the R user community, announced it is awarding its first grant to advance the infrastructure supporting the R programming language.

Numerify Closes $37.5 M Series C Funding Round Led By Tenaya Capital


Numerify, a provider of cloud-based analytics applications for the business of IT, announced it closed a $37.5 million Series C funding round led by Tenaya Capital, with support from existing investors Sequoia Capital and Lightspeed Venture Partners and new financing from Silicon Valley Bank and Four Rivers Group.

Peaxy Hyperfiler 3.0 Expands Data Access and Data-driven Insights


Peaxy, Inc. announced the availability of version 3.0 of the Hyperfiler software platform. The new version helps enterprises find, manage, store, mine and reuse exponentially growing data assets. New data services in version 3.0 include index and search, enterprise-grade security, and support advanced analytics in Hadoop or Spark.

Survey Says Self-Service Data Preparation Increases Workplace Value of Tableau Analysts


Self-service data preparation technology significantly increases the value of Tableau users to their businesses by freeing them to spend more time on high-value analytics. That is one of several key findings from a survey conducted at the recent Tableau Conference 2015.

New Study Shows Analytics Gaining Ground in the Legal Industry


The legal industry is in the midst of an analytics revolution, according to a survey commissioned by the Coalition of Technology Resources for Lawyers (CTRL) via research performed by the Information Governance Initiative (IGI).

SAS® Academy for Data Science Answers Employer, Student Calls for Data Science and Business Skills


Where can aspiring and practicing data scientists earn respected credentials in big data and analytics? The same source organizations can tap to transform top talent and gain a competitive edge: the new SAS® Academy for Data Science.

Oracle Unveils Oracle Cloud Platform for Big Data


Oracle simplified the process of unlocking business value from big data today with the announcement of Oracle Cloud Platform for Big Data.

SGI UV 300RL Speeds In-Memory Analytics with Oracle Databases


Today SGI, a global leader in high-performance solutions for compute, data analytics, and data management introduced the SGI UV 300RL for big data in-memory analytics. As a new model in the SGI UV server line certified and supported with Oracle Linux, the SGI UV 300RL provides up to 32 sockets and 24 terabytes of shared memory. The solution enables enterprises that have standardized on Intel-based servers to run Oracle Database In-Memory on a single system to help achieve real-time operations and accelerate data analytics at unprecedented scale.