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FocusMotion Releases Creator, Automated Human Movement Machine Learning Tool for Developers

FocusMotion, a motion recognition algorithm company dedicated to improving health through tracking and translating human movement, today announced Creator, the first machine learning tool that allows developers to teach the FocusMotion algorithm new movements.

TARGIT Makes Big Data Analytics More Approachable with New Data Discovery Module Version

TARGIT, the company behind the market-leading business intelligence (BI) and analytics platform, TARGIT Decision Suite, pushed out a new initiative that enables companies to adopt a complete bimodal strategy into their standard BI operations.

What has Kaggle Learned from 2 Million Machine Learning Models?

I was excited to attend a very compelling Meetup featuring Anthony Goldbloom, co-founder and CEO of Kaggle who talked about the genesis of his company and what they’ve learned along the way – “What has Kaggle Learned from 2 Million Machine Learning Model?” It was fascinating!

IBM Launches Cloud Data and Analytics Marketplace for Developers

IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced a broad expansion of its Cloud Data Services portfolio with more than 25 services now available on the IBM Cloud. They are designed to help developers build, deploy and manage web and mobile applications and enable data scientists to discover hidden trends using data and analytics in the cloud.

How Open Source is Driving New Innovations in Data Analytics

In the contributed feature below, Chris Volinsky, Assistant Vice President of Big Data Research at AT&T Labs talks about how open source is driving new innovations in data analytics.

Data: Use Before Spoiling

In this special guest feature, Marcus Phipps, Director of Data Center Solutions Marketing at Cisco, discusses perishable data which can most easily be described as data with a shelf life – unless is it acted upon in the moment, it serves little purpose sitting in your data center.

Talend Releases Free, Easy-to-Use Desktop App for Quickly Preparing Data for Analysis

Talend, a global leader in big data integration software, today introduced Talend Data Preparation, a self-service application that enables business users to simplify and expedite the often laborious and time consuming process of data wrangling or the data manipulation and analysis tasks that are often performed using spreadsheets.

Analytics Plus the Internet of Things Add up to Grid Reliability

SAS and OSIsoft are showcasing how predictive analytics from SAS and infrastructure-management software from OSIsoft can transform asset data from IoT connected devices into an optimized grid with the Salt River Project powered by SAS.

“Above the Trend Line” – Your Industry Rumor Central for 2/8/2016

Above the Trend Line: machine learning industry rumor central, is a new recurring feature of insideBIGDATA. In this column, we present a variety of short news items such as people movements, funding news, rumors and general scuttlebutt floating around the big data, data science and machine learning industries including behind-the-scenes anecdotes and curious buzz.

4 Strategies for Finding and Interpreting Data Anomalies

In this special guest feature, Marius Moscovici, founder and CEO of Metric Insights, explores data anomalies and what they mean for business intelligence. He also provides business leaders with four strategies for how to find and interpret their data anomalies.