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FogHorn™ Announces Release of Lightning™ Edge Intelligence Software for Industry IoT Solutions

FogHorn Systems, a leading developer of “edge intelligence” software for industrial and commercial IoT use cases, announced today the general availability of its new Lightning software platform for real-time analytics applications running on ultra-small footprint edge devices.

Who’s Crunching the Data?

In this special guest feature, University Notre Dame Professor Scott Nestler, contends that the quality of the data is often dependent on who exactly is gathering and analyzing the information. In the end, if you have someone not only best trained, but more to the point specifically trained in consistent methodologies, you will likely find the results to be more reliable, and therefore trustworthy.

Datawatch Unveils Monarch 13.5, the Fastest and Easiest Way to Make Any Data Analytics-Ready

Datawatch Corporation (NASDAQ-CM: DWCH) announced the immediate availability of Datawatch Monarch 13.5, the latest edition of the company’s self-service data preparation solution.

VoltDB and Teradata Listener Deliver Streaming Data Intelligence

VoltDB, the database purpose-built for fast data applications, announced it has completed integration with Teradata (NYSE: TDC) Listener™ software and certifies VoltDB v6.4 with Teradata Listener version 1.1.

The Right Time and Place: Data’s Enabling Role in Enterprise IoT

In this special guest feature, Veli-Pekka Luoma, Director of Advanced Analytics for IoT at Comptel, takes a close look at the upward trajectory for the Internet of Things industry and how this new technology opens the door to exciting gains in operational efficiency and service opportunity.

Visualization of the Week: MusicPlusData

As insideBIGDATA’s visualization of the week, data author Jamie Laird uses Tableau Public to show us clusters of songs on the @whileyouwork Spotify playlist (MusicPlusData).

Book Review: The Book of R by Tilman Davies

A fantastic new book just landed on my desk, “The Book of R: A First Course in Programming and Statistics” by Tilman M. Davies from No Starch Press. I’ve been looking for a book like this for some time – to use with the introductory data science and machine learning course I teach.

Stage Intelligence Adds Support for the GBFS Open Data Standard into its BICO Distribution Solution

Stage Intelligence, a leading provider of Bike Share distribution solutions, has added support for the General Bikeshare Feed Specification (GBFS) open data standard into its BICO Distribution Solution.

Communicating the Value of Your Data to Your Boss

The contributed article below by Linda Gimmeson addresses the situation where you’re having trouble proving that your big data project is producing positive business outcomes, by providing some strategies to help you more effectively communicate the value of your data to the CEO and CFO

Helping the C-Suite See How Artificial Intelligence Impacts Their Business

In this special guest feature, Chris Monberg, President and CTO of Boomtrain, discusses some ways to demystify AI to the C-suite in order to get over the feeling that AI is overwhelming and inaccessible and see how it can actually be quite valuable when used in the right context.