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Zoomdata Introduces Smart Connector for Vertica Advanced Analytics Database from HPE

Zoomdata, developers of the visual analytics platform for big data, announced a new Smart Connector™ for the Vertica Advanced Analytics database from Hewlett Packard Enterprise. Leading Vertica systems integrator, Clarity Insights, will offer customers pre-integrated Zoomdata packages for Vertica as well as other supported data sources.

Data-Driven Healthcare: A Proactive Revolution

In this special guest feature, Richard Proctor, GM of Global Healthcare at Hortonworks, discusses how big data is enabling key healthcare organizations including UNOS, MD Anderson and Arizona State University to manage chronic diseases, improve overall member health, reduce costs, and manage clinical and financial risk.

insideBIGDATA Guide to Data Analytics in Government

The insideBIGDATA Guide to Data Analytics in Government provides an in-depth overview of the use of data analytics technology in the public
sector. Focus is given to how data analytics is being used in the government setting with a number of high-profile use case examples, how the Internet-of-Things is taking a firm hold in helping government agencies collect and find insights in a broadening number of data sources, how government sponsored healthcare and life sciences are expanding, as well as how cybersecurity and data analytics are helping to secure government applications.

DataVirtuality Launches Pipes, a Cost-effective Cloud Service to Integrate Data

DataVirtuality, a data integration company specialized in building agile data infrastructures, announced the launch of Pipes. Within 5 minutes,  developers can now access data from more than 150 databases and cloud-services and securely schedule data imports to analytical storage, such as Amazon Redshift, Google Bigquery, MySQL, Exasol or HP Vertica. No coding or maintenance of […]

Cazena Announces New Data Science Sandbox as a Service

Cazena unveiled its Data Science Sandbox as a Service. The service is designed to deliver significantly faster outcomes from data science and analytics programs. Now, data scientists can run a wide range of analytics in a flexible cloud environment without having to build, manage or maintain the underlying technology.

4 Ways to Encourage Big Data Adoption in Your Business

In this contributed article, technology writer and blogger Kayla Matthews offers four ways to encourage big data adoption in your business. If you’re trying to stimulate interest in big data throughout your organization and get employees on board, keep reading, encouraging adoption may not always be straightforward, but it’s a worthwhile endeavor.

Alooma Enables the Real-Time Enterprise with Data Pipelines to Cloud Warehouses

Alooma, the modern data pipeline company, today announced the general availability of the Alooma service which creates secure pipelines that stream data in real-time from any source including databases, applications, APIs, etc. to leading cloud data warehouse platforms for faster business decision-making.

Arcadia Data Introduces Visual Analytics Platform Native to Cloudera Enterprise

Arcadia Data, the visual analytics software that solves the most complex big data problems, announced new native integration features for Arcadia Enterprise and Cloudera Enterprise to deliver a comprehensive real-time, Hadoop-native analytics platform. Directly integrated with Cloudera Manager and with new support for Apache Kudu and Cloudera Search, users will now have access to data-native architecture that enables both real-time dashboards and rich data visualization for large-scale, big data uses cases such as IoT data, spanning cloud, on-premises, and hybrid deployments.

Why Businesses Need to Continue Investing in Data: Big and Small

In this special guest feature, Julie Lockner, Global Market and Partner Programs, Data Platforms at InterSystems, discusses why businesses don’t need to stop investing in big data, but better manage and analyze the data in their arsenal to provide more personalized customer experiences.

Why Small Businesses Shouldn’t Fear Big Data

In this contributed article, tech writer Linda Gimmeson discusses how big data technology isn’t just for large enterprises, but rather with a bit of ingenuity, there are feasible ways for small businesses to leverage big data as well.