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Five Ways Data Analytics Will Storm the Stage in 2017

It is becoming more and more apparent how data analysis is driving e-commerce revenues. And this growing importance has forced e-tailers and e-commerce firms to hire more data scientists in order to better understand how customer engagement impacts revenue and sales. This assessment comes from SOASTA, the leader in performance analytics, who reveals that data analytics is important in all aspects of the organization – from digital transformation to digital performance management.
SOASTA offers five ways data analytics will storm the stage in 2017.

Looker Data Actions Simplifies Day-to-Day Workflows

Looker, the company that is powering data-driven businesses, released Data Actions — the seamless integration of fully functional 3rd-party business processes into a data platform. Looker customers can now take immediate action on discovered actionable analysis directly from within Looker, dramatically simplifying workflows and improving productivity.

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Enriches HPE IDOL Machine Learning Engine with Natural Language Processing

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE:HPE) announced a new release of its flagship unstructured data analytics engine, HPE IDOL, featuring advanced Natural Language Question Answering. The new version of HPE IDOL leverages advanced machine learning functionality to improve the effectiveness and contextual accuracy of human interactions with computers.

Looker Unveils the Next-Generation Data Platform

Looker, the company powering the top data-driven businesses, announced Looker 4.0 – the most significant update in the company’s history – and unveiled the Looker Blocks Directory with more than 50 Blocks and 12 full data applications built by Looker’s ecosystem of global technology partners.

Maana Unveils Winter ’17 Knowledge Platform

Maana, announced the newest capabilities of the Maana Knowledge Platform. These advancements help Fortune 500 companies increase profitability by accelerating knowledge discovery for asset and process optimization.

Cask Hydrator: Self Service Data Lakes on Hadoop

The Cask Hydrator empowers organizations to blend, transform, and analyze data across multiple sources to create an on-demand analytical view across key customer interactions. This provides powerful insights into buyers, brand performance, products, and services.

MultiView Rolls Out VisitorView, B2B Marketing Insights Solution

MultiView, a leader in digital publishing solutions for associations and digital marketing solutions for B2B marketers, announced the broad market release of VisitorView, a data analytics solution designed specifically for B2B companies.

Field Report: Qlik Qonnections 2016

Hot on the conference circuit this year, we here at insideBIGDATA were pleased to be Qlik’s guest for their Qlik Qonnections 2016 conference in Orlando, Florida on May 1-4. We had a blast at this annual tech extravaganza that’s hosted by one of the industry’s most innovative leaders.

Kazoup Launches Free Data Analytics Tools to Combat Large Volumes of Complex Data

A new software service to make large volumes of complex unstructured file data more visible and accessible to users, IT managers and CIOs has been launched by Kazoup. Kazoup integrates policy-based file sync and data archiving to major public cloud-based object storage providers including AWS, Azure, Google and CenturyLink.