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Solving Advanced IoT Analytics with the Databricks Just-in-time Approach

ESG’s recent 2016 IT Spending Intentions Survey reveals that both organizations in the throes of IoT, as well as those with plans to go down that path, anticipate that IoT will create business value across several categories including operational efficiencies, better customer service, new products and services, and new business models. Learn the keys to unlocking the potential from IOT Analytics.

Tableau 10.3 Adds Data Driven Alerting, Smart Recommendation Engine, and Expands Data Connections

Tableau Software (NYSE: DATA), the global leader in visual analytics, announced the general availability of Tableau 10.3. This latest release helps organizations achieve data-driven insights faster than ever, through automated table and join recommendations powered by machine learning algorithms that simplify the search for the right data for analysis.

Big Data Use Case – What Is Teradata IntelliCloud?

The insideBIGDATA technology use case guide – Ticketmaster: Using the Cloud Capitalizing on Performance, Analytics, and Data to Deliver Insights provides an in-depth look at a high-profile cloud migration use case. One of the most widely discussed topics in IT today is moving workloads to cloud. The process of deciding whether or when to migrate to the cloud can be daunting. Further, finding the right technology fit for your enterprise objectives can be challenging with a cloud solution ecosystem filled with alternatives. To make the cloud adoption process more straightforward, this white paper provided a number of areas for consideration when evaluating a cloud platform.

Commercial Analytics and It’s Defining Role In Pharma Marketing

Pharma companies are working hard to build effective patient access programs and implement an effective commercial strategy around it. Expiring patents and competitive pressure is a real challenge and companies need to explore opportunities with the help of the vast amounts of data they own. Big Data and Analytics capabilities are helping companies define that strategy and execute a plan, which will help them succeed. Our friends over at Prescriber360 put together the infographic below containing facts and figures to emphasize the need of a well-planned analytics strategy.

iguazio Demos Integrated Real-time Continuous Analytics Solution

iguazio recently demonstrated its new continuous analytics solution. Designed to help enterprises solve big data operational challenges and generate real-time insights, iguazio’s real-time continuous analytics platform reduces time to insights from hours to seconds, eliminating data pipeline complexities, while seamlessly integrating with Apache Spark and Kubernetes.

New Strategic Partnership Highlights Real Shape and Size of US Consumers

BodiData, Inc. a Silicon Valley-based technology company that specializes in generating big data on three-dimensional body measurements and Alvanon, the global apparel business expert, have signed a strategic partnership agreement that will deliver both big data and analysis on the shape and size of the diverse and complex US consumer population.

Teradata Launches IntelliCloud – Blending Superior Data and Analytic SaaS with Expanded Deployment Choice

Teradata (NYSE: TDC), a leading analytics solutions company, announced Teradata IntelliCloudTM, its next generation secure managed cloud offering that provides data and analytic software as a service (SaaS). It is available with new deployment choices including Teradata IntelliFlexTM, the company’s flagship enterprise data warehouse platform that Teradata will deploy and manage in its own data centers, and global public cloud
infrastructure from Amazon Web Services (AWS) and later, from Microsoft Azure.

Government Use of Big Data for Cybersecurity

The insideBIGDATA Guide to Data Analytics in Government provides an in-depth overview of the use of data analytics technology in the public sector. Focus is given to how data analytics is being used in the government setting with a number of high-profile use case examples. This is the third in a series of articles providing content extracted from the guide. The topic for this segment is government use of big data for cybersecurity.

Tech Employers Say Soft Skills are Top Hiring Factors for Data Analytics Jobs

In this contributed article, Bobbie Kilberg, President and CEO of the Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC), discusses the misconception that tech is all about tech, and which areas employment prospects should be focusing on. More and more businesses and governments are capturing, analyzing and interpreting huge amounts of data to boost organizational performance, promote new discovery and understanding, enhance decision making, and tackle public policy and societal challenges.

Cluvio Announces New Pricing Including a Completely Free Cloud Analytics Plan

Cluvio, the first cloud analytics SaaS platform to offer combined power of SQL and R for data science and visualization, announced the launch of new pricing options, including Cluvio Free and Cluvio Starter plans, to simplify the entry into the data-driven era for Small and Medium Enterprises.