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Starburst Announces Free Software To Accelerate COVID-19 Data Discovery & Analytics

Starburst announced a free offer aimed at helping healthcare professionals stop the spread of COVID-19. The offer is available for the duration of 2020 and is specifically for universities, hospitals, and healthcare research organizations, including government and non-government organizations (NGOs) that have teams dedicated to analyzing COVID-19 data.

Survey Finds SMBs Aren’t Fully Leveraging Business Analytics

Despite spending hundreds of hours and thousands of dollars on their data analytics solutions annually, 86% of SMB managers and executives surveyed by Onepath said their companies could be making better use of these technologies.

How Analytics is Changing the Game for Sports – and Academia

In this contributed article, Darin W. White, Ph.D., Executive Director, Center for Sports Analytics at Samford University, discusses how big data has given rise to the sports analytics major at Samford University. He explains how students are leveraging data sets to help sports organizations drive team efficiencies by informing recruitment strategy and in-game decision making and increase revenue primarily by better engaging their fans.

Report Reveals Business-Critical Cloud Adoption for Analytics and AI on the Rise, Yet Challenges Remain

Trifacta, a leader in data preparation and data wrangling, released its “Obstacles to AI & Analytics Adoption in the Cloud” report, which reveals inefficiencies that are hindering analytics and artificial intelligence (AI) adoption in the cloud. The research, which surveyed 646 data professionals across different industries and titles, examines how organizations are handling the increased move of data to the cloud, the obstacles facing data cleaning and analytics and the time constraints endured when preparing data for analytics, AI and machine learning (ML) initiatives.

Obstacles to AI & Analytics Adoption in The Cloud

Trifacta launched a benchmark report in conjunction with Researchscape: Obstacles to AI & Analytics Adoption in the Cloud, to examine how data workers in the U.S. across industries are handling the increased move of data to the cloud, the time constraints endured when preparing data for analytics, artificial intelligence and machine learning initiatives, and the impact these obstacles have on the overall success of these projects.

Proptech and the Rising Tide of Technology in the Real Estate Industry

In this contributed article, freelance human Avery Phillips discusses how the real estate industry has begun reaping the rewards that big data and data-driven technologies can provide. The huge amounts of data generated by the real estate industry can be leveraged to its advantage even further going forward as new technology and ideas are pushing the envelope for the real estate industry at both the macro and micro scale.

Why Do Businesses Find Big Data and Advanced Analytics a Good Match?

In this contributed article, Alex Bekker, Head of Data Analytics Department at ScienceSoft, take a closer look at four examples of how businesses can blend customer and operational big data with different advanced analytics techniques to use the combination for their profit.

Healthy Hives: Cloud Analytics Helps Save the World’s Bee Population

In this machine learning cast study, we describe how cloud analytics technology is being applied to the Global Hive Network, an initiative to collect billions of individual data points from around the world and analyze them to understand the honeybee population’s overall health and its relationship with environments, weather patterns, forage, diseases, parasites, predator species, and pesticides.

AI & Data Analytics Company Inzata Introduces One-Click Data Enrichements to Make Business Data More Valuable

Inzata, the full-service data analytics platform powered by artificial intelligence, announces the general availability of its AI-Powered Data Enrichment Services, launching with 38 new One-Click Enrichments for all subscription users. Inzata’s data enrichment services make any raw data more useful and accurate, and therefore more valuable. “Data enrichment” is the process of adding curated, high-quality […]

OpenText Core Experience Insights Delivers End-to-End Customer Journey Mapping for Data-driven Marketers

OpenText™ (NASDAQ: OTEX), (TSX: OTEX), a global leader in Enterprise Information Management (EIM), launched OpenText™ Core Experience Insights, a SaaS application that provides marketing leaders full visibility over their customer’s journey – from website interactions to email engagement, social media content and call center performance.