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Arm Treasure Data Introduces TreasureBoxes and Custom Scripts to Enable Faster Time-to-Value for Customers

Arm® Treasure Data™ announced new product capabilities and features for its Customer Data Platform (CDP), including Treasure Boxes and Custom Scripts; each helps speed business results customers will see from the platform. Treasure Boxes are the industry’s first CDP solutions library of prebuilt sets of code and applications. Treasure Boxes can be easily deployed in a customer’s Arm Treasure Data account to seamlessly leverage customer data for specific use cases. Custom Scripts provide companies with the ability to run AI/ML-based analytics on their data to drive actionable insights for marketing campaigns.

How Entrepreneurs Can Utilize Analytics Effectively

In this contributed article, freelance human Avery Phillips believes it’s important to be able to decipher patterns in data and transform a seemingly nonsensical mass of numbers into tools for business success is an essential skill to have. What you do with these numbers is ultimately up to you. However, there are a few areas entrepreneurs can utilize analytics most effectively.

Interview: Nancy Duarte, Author and CEO of Duarte, Inc.

I recently caught up with Nancy Duarte, CEO of Duarte, Inc. and author of DataStory: Explain Data and Inspire Action Through Story to discuss her views on a topic that’s critical to successful data science projects – data storytelling. Nancy has contributed her expertise to MIT and Forbes and is a regular contributor to Harvard Business Review and Linkedin’s Influencer Program and can be heard on Lewis Howes, Art of Charm and Entrepreneur on Fire. She has an engaged following of 235,000+.

Alternative Data in Payments Processing: The NextGen Payments Trend Increasing Customer and Retailer Loyalty

In this special guest feature, Gary Read, Import.io CEO, discusses how leading payments processors have already discovered the value of web data and are using web data to create a better experience for both the consumer and the retailer with heightened transparency to reduce fraud and personalized shopping experiences. As more payment processors integrate web data into their mobile and web solutions, more consumers will benefit from the “frictionless finance” achieved through customized digital user experiences while retailers build brand loyalty, increase customer touch-points and create the personalized experience consumers desire.

insideBIGDATA Guide to Optimized Storage for AI and Deep Learning Workloads

This new technology guide from DDN shows how optimized storage has a unique opportunity to become much more than a siloed repository for the deluge of data constantly generated in today’s hyper-connected world, but rather a platform that shares and delivers data to create competitive business value. The intended audience for this important new technology guide includes enterprise thought leaders (CIOs, director level IT, etc.), along with data scientists and data engineers who are a seeking guidance in terms of infrastructure for AI and DL in terms of specialized hardware. The emphasis of the guide is “real world” applications, workloads, and present day challenges.

AI in the Enterprise: Trends & Insights on Vendor Selection and Implementation

A new report was released by our friend over at Leverton, a data extraction startup recently acquired by MRI Solutions, titled “AI in the Enterprise: Trends & Insights on Vendor Selection and Implementation.” The report lends insight into the experiences and preferences of “leaders,” “lookers,” and “laggards” (defined below) when it comes to AI deployment.

Digital Transformation Projects Continue to be at Risk, Couchbase Research Finds

Despite rising optimism in digital transformation, the vast majority of organizations are still suffering failure, delays or scaled back expectations from digital transformation projects, research from Couchbase has found. In the survey of 450 heads of digital transformation in enterprises across the U.S., U.K., France and Germany, 73 percent of organizations have made “significant” or better improvements to the end-user experience in their organization through digital innovation. Twenty-two percent say they have transformed or completely “revolutionized” end-user experience, representing a marked increase over Couchbase’s 2017 survey (15 percent).

TOP 10 insideBIGDATA Articles for August 2019

In this continuing regular feature, we give all our valued readers a monthly heads-up for the top 10 most viewed articles appearing on insideBIGDATA. Over the past several months, we’ve heard from many of our followers that this feature will enable them to catch up with important news and features flowing across our many channels.

The Modern CMO: Advancing Marketing from Reactive to Predictive

CMOs have always been expected to predict the future. But, now they actually can. Today, emerging technology with artificial intelligence (AI) enables CMOs to see patterns and anticipate client needs at a scale and speed never before possible. Our friends over at Intapp recently released a new whitepaper on the topic, “The Modern CMO: Advancing […]

Actian Survey of IT Decision Makers Reveals Top Data Management Challenges and Industry Shift to Hybrid Data

Actian, the hybrid data management, analytics and integration company, announced the results of an IT Decision Maker (ITDM) survey. The “Actian Datacast 2019: Hybrid Data Trends Snapshot” polled over 300 IT professionals with key decision-making power in a company of at least 250 employees and asked them what their critical data management pains are.