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Kyligence CEO Identifies Top Big Data, Cloud, and Data Analytics Predictions for 2021

Kyligence, originator of Apache Kylin and developer of the AI-augmented analytics platform Kyligence Cloud, provides its cloud data analytics predictions for 2021, focusing on the rapid growth rate of cloud-native data warehouse and data storage services that will enable the massive acceleration of analytics adoption.

Cloud Optimization 2.0: Beyond Better Performance

In this contributed article, Ross Schibler, Co-founder and CEO of Opsani, introducs the concept of Optimization 2.0. Companies understand the importance of optimizing to increase efficiency/performance and decrease costs–but humans can only do so much. Optimization 2.0 requires humans to put some trust in machines, to work with ML and AI to capture all the possible combinations of potential solutions, and choose the right one at the right time, and automate the process of optimization.

The Continuous Intelligence Report: The State of Modern applications, DevSecOps and the Impact of COVID-19

Sumo Logic, (Nasdaq: SUMO), a pioneer in continuous intelligence, released exclusive findings from its highly-anticipated fifth annual report. ”The Continuous Intelligence Report: The State of Modern Applications, DevSecOps and the Impact of COVID-19” provides an inside look into the state of the modern application technology stack, including changing trends in cloud and application adoption and usage by customers, and the impact of COVID-19 as an accelerant for digital transformation efforts.

Survey: 97% of Enterprises Seek to Accelerate Data Transformation, with Time Spent on Data Preparation A Barrier to Insights-Driven Decision-Making

Matillion, a leading provider of data transformation for cloud data warehouses (CDWs), and IDG Research have released findings of an IDG Research MarketPulse survey, “Gaining Time, Savings, and Insights via Cloud-Powered Data Transformation.” The research exposes the challenges companies face in leveraging enterprise data for analytics and identifies data portability, time-to-value, and self-service for business users as top requirements to address these challenges.

2021 Trends in Big Data: The Interoperability Challenge

In this contributed article, editorial consultant Jelani Harper takes a look at how big data’s become part of data-driven processes everywhere, whether involving cognitive computing, multi-cloud, or vanguard streaming data use cases. Its next evolution is to first integrate, then freely exchange data from the myriad tools and technological approaches it inhabits across the enterprise.

Meeting the Demand: Containerizing Master Data Management in the Cloud

In this contributed article, editorial consultant Jelani Harper suggests that perhaps no other single entity has done more to spur cloud adoption rates than Salesforce has. By democratizing Customer Resource Management (CRM) with this architecture, the ubiquitous CRM vendor considerably popularized the movement of shifting data, applications, and attendant tools like Master Data Management (MDM) offsite.

Interview: Bernie Wu, Head of Business Development, MetalSoft

I recently caught up with Bernie Wu, Head of Business Development at MetalSoft, to address core industry trends like the evolution within companies where integrated technologies from Big Data to AI are driving entirely new ways for how businesses operate and how these leaps impacting their infrastructures and workload and where he sees the next generation of computing heading.

Google Cloud Announces BigQuery Omni for Multi-cloud Analytics

A recent Gartner research survey on cloud adoption revealed that more than 80% of respondents using the public cloud were using more than one Cloud Service Provider (CSP)1. To address this multi-cloud reality, Google Cloud has announced BigQuery Omni, a multi-cloud analytics solution that enables customers to bring the power of BigQuery to data stored in Google Cloud, Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Azure (coming soon).

Video Highlights: Delivering the Enterprise Data Cloud

In the video presentation below from the O’Reilly Strata Data Conference, Arun Murthy, co-founder of Hortonworks and current CPO of Cloudera, discusses how enterprises can extract and act on big data.

Smoothing the Complexities of a Cloud-First Reality

In this contributed article, editorial consultant Jelani Harper discusses common issues for scaling business throughout the cloud. Organizations are encountering similar, recurring issues in the cloud that frequently span hybrid and multi-cloud undertakings. If not properly addressed they could potentially negate the boons of this progressive architecture; if so, they can increase them almost exponentially.