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SAS® Analytics Helps US Food and Nutrition Service Bust Benefits Fraud

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USDA’s Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) is using predictive analytics from SAS to crack down on fraud in its Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). SAS® Analytics is helping FNS detect suspicious behaviors that indicate a beneficiary may be illegally selling SNAP benefits for cash.

Analytics at the Speed of Business with Alteryx and Tableau

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In the presentation below by Wendy Gradek, Sr. Manager EOS BI and Analytics, EMC, you’ll hear about the benefits they’re seeing in resource optimization, usability, and boot camps, plus direct feedback from the business teams who are using Alteryx and Tableau.

Predixion Software and PLAT.ONE Partner to Transform the Value of IoT Applications with Advanced Analytics

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Predixion Software, a developer of cloud-based advanced analytics software, announced a partnership with PLAT.ONE to deliver predictive insights for IoT applications.

DataTorrent Simplifies Data Ingestion and Extraction for Hadoop with DataTorrent dtIngest

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DataTorrent, a leader in real-time big data analytics and creator of DataTorrent RTS, an enterprise-grade unified platform for both stream and batch processing on Hadoop, announced the availability of an enterprise-grade ingestion application for Hadoop, DataTorrent dtIngest.

The State of Hadoop: What’s Next?

Stefan Groschupf

In this special guest feature, Stefan Groschupf CEO of Datameer reflects on the how the Hadoop industry has evolved in the last few years with an eye toward promises and pitfalls.

AtScale Expands its BI on Hadoop Offering to the Cloud

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AtScale announced that the company is working in collaboration with Microsoft to add the AtScale Intelligence Platform to HDInsight. By deploying AtScale on HDInsight, customers can connect any Business Intelligence (BI) tool to Hadoop in minutes, not weeks or months.

Denodo Delivers New Denodo Tableau Data Extract Exporter Tool

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Denodo, a leader in Data Virtualization software, announced a technology partnership with Tableau Software, a global leader in rapid-fire and easy-to-use business analytics software. As a part of the relationship, Denodo is delivering the Denodo Tableau Data Extract (TDE) Exporter Tool.

Data Science 101: Is Logistic Regression Dead?

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In this special guest feature for our Data Science 101 channel, Smita Adhikary of Big Data Analytics Hires shares her thoughts about how the data science community has changed over the years – many useful tips for those just entering the field. Smita is a Managing Consultant at Big Data Analytics Hires – a talent search and recruiting firm focused primarily on Data Science and Decision Science professionals.

Pyramid Analytics Makes Key Contributions to Advances in Microsoft Power BI Desktop Technology

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Pyramid Analytics, a next generation business intelligence platform for the enterprise, announced a strategic collaboration with Microsoft consisting of development collaboration and technology integration.

Zoomdata Launches Early Access Program for Visual Analysis and Fusion of Big Data

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Zoomdata, developers of the visual analytics solution for big data, announced the Zoomdata Early Access Program to give customers, prospects and developers hands-on experience working with cutting-edge technologies from Zoomdata Labs.