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Big Data: Taking Advantage of the Opportunity

Everybody is abuzz about big data and the opportunities it presents to businesses. But few organizations are truly reaping the benefits of big data as many are overwhelmed by its sheer size. A new report from Pure Storage explores some of the ways to tap into the world of big data and AI.

Kinetica’s Newest Release of the Fastest GPU-Accelerated Database Turbo Charges Geospatial Processing and Visualizations for Real-time Analytics

Kinetica announced the availability of innovations to their fast GPU-accelerated database that deliver new geospatial capabilities and enterprise-grade features for better performance and user experience, as well as improved efficiency and utilization to drive real-time location-based analytics and analytic processing.

Probing the Wisdom of Apple, Inc., Crowds Using Alternative Data Sources

In this contributed article, Anasse Bari, clinical assistant professor of computer science at New York University, and software engineer Lihao Liu, provide a detailed look at the competitive analysis they performed for four major smartphone contenders: iPhone X and 8, Samsung Galaxy Note 8, Nokia 8 and Google Pixel 2 using alternative data sources.

Tableau Celebrates 10th Anniversary of Global Customer Conference with 14,000 Data Enthusiasts

Tableau Software (NYSE: DATA), a leading analytics platform, is coming together this week with customers, partners, and data rockstars from around the globe for its 10th annual conference in Las Vegas. More than 14,000 passionate attendees will be on hand as Tableau showcases upcoming innovations to its analytics platform.

AI, Analytics and the Future of Your Enterprise

Tapping into the power of big data and analytics can be daunting. Download a new white paper from Pure Storage that explores how to jump into the world of big data and emerging AI technology, and take advantage of its benefits. The company’s research of emerging trends revealed three challenges of big data, and opportunities therein.

The Technology Behind Today’s Hyper-Personalized Customer Experience

In this special guest feature, Shubhra Sinha, VP of Portfolio Marketing at DataStax, dive into today’s personalized customer experience, analyzing which strategies and components are required to achieve real-time personalization.

Interview: Pete Schlampp, VP of Analytics at Workday

I recently spoke with Pete Schlampp, Vice President, Workday Analytics, to discuss how many companies consider themselves data-driven, but if they are relying on legacy systems — with data spread out over multiple sources that can’t and don’t talk to each other — they are not taking full advantage of data.

IBM Unveils a New High-Powered Analytics System for Fast Access to Data Science

IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced the Integrated Analytics System, a new unified data system designed to give users fast, easy access to advanced data science capabilities and the ability to work with their data across private, public or hybrid cloud environments.

Amplitude Arms Product Teams with Analytics to Meet Growing Need For Rapid Innovation

Amplitude, the product analytics company, announced a new set of features designed to help product teams at large companies innovate faster. Amplitude’s advanced analytics solutions enable them to understand their customers’ behavior better, ship ideas faster, and grow long-term revenue.

Advanced Analytics in Three Steps – How to Put Descriptive, Predictive and Prescriptive Analytics to Work for You

In this special guest feature, Will Fellers, Product Manager at Quantum Spatial Inc., explores different types of analytics – descriptive, predictive and prescriptive – and discusses how companies can leverage these tools to drive improvements to their processes and bottom line. To highlight the benefits of these three types of analytics, he will use examples from the utility industry, which relies on these methods for vegetation management.