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Provalis Research Introduces QDA Miner 5 to Improve Advanced Qualitative Data Analysis of Unstructured Text

Provalis Research, a leading provider of text analytics software, announces the release of QDA Miner 5 (Qualitative Data Analysis). This latest version provides enhanced data portability, sharpened analysis of unstructured text and increased visualization capabilities. The new version introduces more than 25 new features that facilitate data import from external sources and uses powerful analysis tools to present results.

Midwest Anesthesia Consultants Tap TARGIT InMemory for Rapid Data Analysis of All Data Sources

Midwest Anesthesia Consultants is an association of over 100 healthcare providers who rely on the organization’s commitment to quality and comprehensive and compassionate care in the areas of anesthesia, critical care, and pain management. The organization’s extensive team of board certified anesthesiologists is fully integrated into the medical staff at every hospital campus location as members of care teams and governing boards.

Collibra Empowers Data Scientists and Business Analysts with New Collibra Catalog

Collibra, a leader in data governance software solutions for business users, introduced Collibra Catalog, a data catalog that helps data scientists and citizen data analysts spend less time looking for data and more time solving critical business challenges. Collibra Catalog is available as part of Collibra 5.0, a new cloud-based or on-premises data governance solution that delivers outstanding ease-of-use, performance, and flexibility for organizations that put a premium on leveraging their data to make better and smarter decisions.

It’s Time to Redesign Medical Data

In the TEDMED talk below, Thomas Goetz looks at medical data, making a bold call to redesign it and get more insight from it. Your medical chart: it’s hard to access, impossible to read — and full of information that could make you healthier if you just knew how to use it.

Big Data and Healthcare

In this contributed article, Jaspinder Grewal, current CEO of CareSkore, discussed why it’s becoming more difficult for doctors to focus solely on their patients. While the rise of the health IT landscape was meant to automate certain tasks, the reality is it’s taking up more and more of a doctor’s time.

TARGIT Releases New Decision Suite 2017

TARGIT, the company behind market-leading business intelligence (BI) and analytics platform TARGIT Decision Suite, announced the availability of its highly anticipated TARGIT Decision Suite 2017 software update.

Architecting for Access: Simplifying Analytics on Big Data Infrastructure

In this special technology white paper, Architecting for Access: Simplifying Analytics on Big Data Infrastructure, you’ll learn how designing systems for data analytics is a bit of a trapeze act—requiring you to balance front-end convenience and access without compromising on back-end precision and speed.

At the Speed of Big Data – Revolutionizing Shipping and Logistics

In this special guest feature, Shannon Vaillancourt, president and founder of RateLinx, discusses how big data is helping the logistics industry create strategic advantages for shippers and carriers.

Lexalytics Simplifies and Improves Text Analytics for the Enterprise with New Machine Learning Capabilities

Lexalytics®, a leader in cloud and on-prem text analytics solutions, announced that it has bolstered the machine learning (ML) capabilities of its Salience text analytics platform, making it easier for data analysts and scientists to train their Salience software to deliver actionable insights from data sources.

Looker Unveils the Next-Generation Data Platform

Looker, the company powering the top data-driven businesses, announced Looker 4.0 – the most significant update in the company’s history – and unveiled the Looker Blocks Directory with more than 50 Blocks and 12 full data applications built by Looker’s ecosystem of global technology partners.