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Combating Distributed Malware Through Machine Learning

In this special guest feature, Karthik Krishnan, Vice President of Product Management at Niara, discusses how machine learning is an option that’s gaining popularity to detect cyber attacks given its effectiveness in classifying and clustering attack activity, even within large event data streams.

How Business Intelligence and Big Data Affect the Applications Market

In this special guest feature, Marcus Jensen, Editor-in-Chief of, focuses on the analytical spectrum of big data through business intelligence and how it can help with app development and most importantly with the release of new apps.

Artificial Intelligence: Bringing Humanity to Big Data & Customer Experience

In this special guest feature, Dave O’Flanagan, CEO and co-founder of Boxever, outlines how airlines are leveraging big data and predictive capabilities to transform how they engage with customers.

Why Time-Value of Data Matters

In this special guest feature, Steve Wilkes, Founder and Chief Technology Officer of Striim, discusses the “Time Value of Data” – the notion that how much information is worth to the business drops quickly after it is created, and also the move to real-time analysis, although a growing trend, misses many nuances that are essential to planning an overall data strategy.

How AI Really Makes History: Beyond Hype

In this special guest feature, Greg Council, VP Marketing and Product Management at Parascript, discusses how applied AI can help businesses uncover and use valuable information that they are already storing.

Are Buy-Side Firms Big on Big Data?

In this special guest feature, Alexey Utkin, SVP of Financial Services Practice at DataArt, discusses ow buy side financial services firms are able to enhance capability for risk management using big data.

How to Turn Big Data into an Actionable Marketing Tool

In this special guest feature, Mike Iaccarino, Chairman and CEO of Infogroup, contents that many of the more advanced approaches to big data analyses are not widely practiced among marketing organizations today. In order to turn big data into a valuable marketing tool, brands must do several important things.

Hot and Cold Data from the Internet of Things

In this special guest feature, Dan Graham of Teradata, explores why IoT data, despite having useful applications, is eroding in value faster than transaction data. The trends – lacking monetary data fields, most sensor data will become low value in hours, days or weeks as they are replaced by fresh collections of the same sensor data. Architectures and systems will be forced to compensate for this rapid decline to cope with retention and processing costs.

How SMBs Can Leverage Customer-Related Data

In this special guest feature, Robert C. Johnson, co-founder and CEO of TeamSupport, discusses his belief that mining data from customer support interactions can be a goldmine for gaining invaluable knowledge of how a product is used in order to help develop future versions of the product.

The CFO Perspective: Building a Data Empire

In this special guest feature, Rob Hull, Founder and Chairman of Adaptive Insights, highlights the future of big data from the perspective of CFOs.