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MemSQL Brings Geospatial Analysis to In-Memory, Distributed Databases

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MemSQL, a leader in real-time databases for transactions and analytics, today announced new geospatial capabilities for its in-memory, distributed, SQL-based database. By bringing together geospatial and operational data in the same high speed database, customers can achieve unprecedented agility for geospatial analysis.

The Surprising Things You Don’t Know About Big Data

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Big Data is an industry growing at light speed, and rapidly entering into our everyday lexicon. So to help out those not in-the-know in order to ease into technology jargon, here’s a simple resource developed by our friends over at Adeptia.

Gartner’s New 2015 Magic Quadrant Reports are Out

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Gartner recently has published the 2015 editions of its Magic Quadrant reports for Business Intelligence and Analytics Platforms, Advanced Analytics Platforms, and Data Warehouse and Data Management Solutions for Analytics.

Open Source Software Fuels a Revolution in Data Science

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In this special guest feature, Neera Talbert of Revolution Analytics discusses the role of open source software in making data science the rising field it is today. Neera Talbert is Vice President, Professional Services at Revolution Analytics, a statistical software company focused on developing open source and “open-core” versions of the free and open source software […]

Splunk Announces Splunk Light for Small IT Environments

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Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK), provider of a leading software platform for real-time Operational Intelligence, announced Splunk Light™, a new and more affordable way for individuals and small IT environments to get started with Splunk software.

New Study Reveals CFOs Value Data-Driven Decision Making

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Adaptive Insights, a leader in cloud corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence (BI) for the biggest brands and the hottest companies, unveiled its Q1 2015 CFO Indicator. The CFO Indicator reports what is top of mind for CFOs, as well as unveils key attributes that define the modern CFO.

Sumo Logic Unveils Outlier Detection and Predictive Analytics

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Sumo Logic, a leading secure and purpose-built cloud-based machine data analytics service, announced the availability of Outlier Detection and Predictive Analytics capabilities that augment its rich and proven machine learning and Anomaly Detection engine with statistical analysis and projection models.

Data scientists Launch PerfectLeads, a Tool for Identifying Business Prospects

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Brian Roizen, a graduate of UCLA’s Masters program in Mechanical Engineering, together with his brother, Robert Roizen, also a graduate of UCLA Engineering, today announce the launch of PerfectLeads, a sales prospecting tool that gives sales teams and individuals an unparalleled ability to rapidly find and research business prospects.

Diamond in the Rough: How to Find the Hidden Value in Big Data with Smarter, Better Software

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In this special guest feature, Neil Biehn, Ph.D. of PROS examines the three pillars for how to use data to increase the odds of closing sales.

1010data Rolls Out New Integration Between R and 1010data

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1010data, Inc., the Big Data Discovery platform that uniquely combines a complete analytical platform with all of the relevant data clients need, today announced the release of R1010, a new R package that integrates directly with 1010data’s award-winning Big Data Discovery platform.