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How to Choose Your Own Adventure for Business and Data Analysts

For business and data analysts, the future is full of unknowns. The good news is that their in a great position to steer the evolution of their roles in this new era of big and fast data. Download the new guidebook from Dataiku that explores the different roles of today’s business and data analysts, as well as trends and what lies ahead for these professionals.

How Data is Stored and What We Do With It

The amount of data in the world is increasing as our storage devices are becoming smaller and more powerful. With this abundance of data there is an increased focus on the ways we retrieve, manipulate, and use the data we’ve stored. To learn more, checkout the infographic below created by our friends over at Rutgers University’s Online Master of Information.

GPU-Accelerated Database & Analytics Platform Introduces SpotLyt, a Visual Analytics Tool for Billion Row Data Sets

Brytlyt, a leading GPU-accelerated database & analytics platform, is now offering a real-time visualization analytical tool, SpotLyt, designed for massive data sets. It allows data scientists and analysts to interactively analyze billion row data sets in real-time, helping them discover correlations and anomalies in ways previously thought impossible.

The Practical Guide to Managing Data Science at Scale

Lessons from the field on managing data science projects and portfolios The ability to manage, scale, and accelerate an entire data science discipline increasingly separates successful organizations from those falling victim to hype and disillusionment. Data science managers have the most important and least understood job of the 21st century. This paper from Domino Data […]

Interview: Ayush Parashar, Co-Founder and Vice President of Engineering at Unifi Software

I recently caught up with Ayush Parashar, Co-Founder and Vice President of Engineering at Unifi Software, to discuss the role and value of metadata as enterprises embrace self-service access to data. Unifi leverages metadata in almost every aspect of what they do. From delivering an elegant user experience to powering AI, it’s a key asset in supporting the capabilities and functionality they are able to deliver to a business user.

“Above the Trend Line” – Your Industry Rumor Central for 11/8/2017

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

The Proliferation of Data Science Tools & Technology

In this special guest feature, Matthew Mahowald, Lead Data Scientist and Software Engineer for Open Data Group, shares his perspectives on how the speed at which tech and tools have been developed, has caused problems with the way analytic deployment is made possible.

Protagonist Announces New AI and Big Data Powered Solutions to Give Marketers Empathy at Scale

Protagonist, the Narrative Analytics company, announced newly expanded capabilities for understanding and engaging with audiences through deeply held beliefs and communications across all forms of media. The new marketing and communications offerings add data-driven messaging, channel strategy development and brand signature tracking to the Protagonist Platform.

How to Strengthen Your Customer Relationships with IoT

In this special guest feature, Dan Kiely, Chief Executive Officer at Voxpro, discusses how and when companies can use IoT data to strengthen customer relationships by discussing the 5 customer truths – prediction, insight, community, personalization and humanization – for engaging customers through the power of IoT.

AtScale Accelerates Big Data Analytics Deployments in the Cloud

AtScale announced the availability of a universal semantic platform for business intelligence (BI) with Microsoft Azure HDInsight. With this offering, in one click, enterprises gain faster time to insight by deploying Big Data Analytics on Azure in minutes, and benefit from an enhanced ROI by running production-ready workloads on the productive and intelligent Azure cloud platform.