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Skytree Patented Automation Gets Smarter and Enables Us to Deliver Machine Learning as a Service with the Release of Skytree 16.0

Skytree, a leader in enterprise machine learning on big data, announces the release of Skytree 16.0 and Skytree’s Machine Learning as a Service offering. We continue our trend of increasing ease of use via unprecedented automation, further enabling non-data scientist users to access the power of enterprise grade machine learning, gain insights, and to add value to their business.

Data from Uber Movement Means a Bright Future for Cities

In this contributed article, Harry Glaser, CEO of Periscope Data, discusses the newly announced knock-out platform from Uber called “Movement,” which will offer access to its data around traffic flow in scores where it operates, intended for use by city planners and researchers looking to improve mobility.

Kinetica Delivers Advanced In-Database Analytics, Opening the Way for Converged AI and BI Workloads Accelerated by GPUs

Kinetica, provider of the fast, in-memory database accelerated by GPUs, announced the availability of in-database analytics via user-defined functions (UDFs). This capability makes the parallel processing power of the GPU accessible to custom analytics functions deployed within Kinetica.

Deep Learning by Yann LeCun

The Institute for Scientific Computing Research (ISCR) sponsored the talk below entitled “Deep Learning” on April 16, 2015, at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. The talk was presented by Yann LeCun, director of AI research at Facebook and professor of data science, computer science, neural science and electrical engineering at NYU.

From Small to Big Data, Adopting the Advanced Analytics Mindset

In this special technology white paper, From Small to Big Data, Adopting the Advanced Analytics Mindset, you’ll learn how to help data teams — analysts, scientists, and managers — to collaborate on data projects. One of the key success factors for these teams is to allow analysts to work on Big Data as easily as they do on smaller data with Excel, as well as to help them find new use cases specific to the data available and the tools at hand.

In Fantasy Football, as in Business, Speed-to-Action is a Competitive Advantage

In this special guest feature, Dan Wilmot, Sr. Architect at Pyramid Analytics, explores how to unlock opportunities previously hidden within the depths Fantasy Football data.

Qlik Sense Cloud Business Now Available for Immediate Web-based Visual Analytics

Qlik®, a leader in visual analytics, announced that Qlik Sense® Cloud Business, its SaaS-based visual analytics solution is now available for SMBs, groups, and teams to create, manage, and share analytics in the cloud. Powered by the patented QIX Associative Indexing Engine, Qlik Sense Cloud Business provides the scalability and performance of the industry-proven Qlik visual analytics platform in a complete cloud environment.

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.

IoT Analytics – Part 5

This is the fifth article in a series focusing on a technology that is rising in importance to enterprise use of big data – IoT Analytics, or the analytical component of the Internet-of-Things. In this segment, we’ll talk about the challenges of deploying IoT analytics.

What Supply Chain Executives Should Know About Third Party APIs in 2017

In this special guest feature, Jett McCandless, CEO of project44, discusses the value of APIs for supply chain where too few supply chain companies recognize the monetary value of an API-first approach.