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Software AG Supercharges Digital Business Platform with Big Data Predictive Analytics

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Software AG (Frankfurt TecDAX: SOW) announced the addition of pre-built high-performance, Big Data Predictive Analytics solutions to its Digital Business Platform that make it easier and faster for enterprises across industries like retail, manufacturing, financial services, telecommunications, utilities, and hospitality to expose, anticipate, and act on critical business insights.

New Clarabridge 7 Drives Immediate Action on Customer Intelligence

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Clarabridge, Inc., a leading provider of Customer Experience Management (CEM) solutions for the world’s top brands, announced the latest release to its customer intelligence platform – Clarabridge 7.

Station X Accelerates Pace of Genome Interpretation With Qubole

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Qubole, the big data-as-a-service company, announced that Station X, a leading developer of technologies that make large-scale human genome management and analysis easier, is using Presto on Qubole’s cloud-based big data platform to power GenePool™, a powerful software-as-a-service solution for real-time analytics of genomic and medical information.

Data Science 101: Choosing the Right NoSQL Database

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NoSQL includes a wide range of different database technologies and was developed as a result of surging volume of data stored. The presentation below covers a number of topics to help you choose the right NoSQL database for your application

Pathways to Data Dexterity

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Our friends over at State Street launched a global survey identifying three groups of investment organizations at different points of progress on the path to data dexterity. Compelling infographic included.

Bonneville Power Deploys AutoGrid’s Big Data Software

AutoGrid Systems, a leader in big data analytics for the energy industry, announced that the Bonneville Power Administration (BPA), an agency of the U.S. Department of Energy responsible for delivering and managing power across the Pacific Northwest, is using AutoGrid’s award-winning Demand Response Optimization & Management System (DROMS) to schedule and signal demand response (DR) events.

Brightspace Insights™ Empowers Instructors with Data From Across the Education Ecosystem

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D2L (formerly “Desire2Learn”), a software leader that makes learning experiences better, unveiled the newest version of its Brightspace Insights analytics suite, marking a significant step forward in technology’s role in advancing learning globally. With this release, D2L is the first LMS provider to aggregate and capture streamed student data from across the entire learning ecosystem.

The Analytics Palette

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Our friends over at SAS put together the compelling infographic below which outlines the four types of analytics (descriptive, predictive, diagnostic and prescriptive) and how each one works.

New FirstRain Orion Architecture Release Delivers Powerful Business Insights

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FirstRain today unveiled the FirstRain Orion Release, a new analytics platform that empowers enterprise customers to deliver business-critical and actionable insights to departments, teams and individuals.

Working with Data: What’s Hot and What’s Not

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In honor of all things data, our friends over at MemSQL asked their own team of data engineers and developers – what’s hot and what’s not in working with data these days? Here’s what they came up with.