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With Wildfire Season Approaching, First Responders Should Turn to Data

In this contributed article, Anirudh Ruhil, Professor at Ohio University’s Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Affairs, offers his unparalleled understanding of how government agencies can make use of data collection and analysis allowing him to provide unique insights into how data analysis can be used to help first responders combat wildfires.

Addressing Governmental Challenges when Engaging AI, ML and Data Analytics

Gartner recently stated that all industries and levels of government agree the top three game-changing technologies today are AI/machine learning, data analytics/predictive analytics and cloud technologies. However, there are some primary sticking points when it comes to innovation in these areas. Government organizations continue to encounter challenges when trying to pursue these initiatives due to complex security and compliance requirements, poor scalability of legacy IT infrastructure, and perceived risks associated with cloud and IT modernization efforts. How can these challenges be addressed?

Improve Your Business with Modern Analytics Infrastructure

A new report from SAS explores how a modern analytics infrastructure and IT department can help you increase productivity, maintain the highest data quality through a standard data governance model, and make critical decisions faster and with more confidence.

IT Holds the Key to a Modern Analytics-Driven Organization

Today, organizations must apply a consistent analytic vision across all functions to identify insights more quickly in a scalable capacity, providing faster responses for business advancement. Download the new white paper from SAS to explore how IT is the key to today’s analytics-driven organizations. 

Be on Top of Key Data Analytic Trends

Emily Washington: ‘Businesses are increasingly evaluating ways to streamline their overall technology stack… to successfully leverage big data and analytics’. Tech trends in data analytics are seeing the industry soar. Discover more here.

Alteryx Reveals Newest Platform Release at Inspire 2018

Alteryx, Inc., revolutionizing business through data science and analytics, today announced the general availability of the newest version of the Alteryx platform. The release delivers new features across the platform to improve the analytic experience for IT, business analysts and data scientists, altering how they collaborate and scale analytics across the organization, find and connect to data, and ultimately drive business-changing insights.

Periscope Data Introduces Visual Data Discovery for Business

Periscope Data, the software platform built to address the complete analytics lifecycle, introduced the Spring 2018 release of its platform, including new visual data discovery capabilities designed to empower business professionals to explore trusted data sets on their own within the Periscope Data platform.

Interview: Rishi Grover, Chief Solutions Architect at Vena Solutions

I recently caught up with Rishi Grover, Chief Solutions Architect at Vena Solutions, to examine the way analytics technologies are helping corporate finance teams move from traditional, manual ways of analyzing their numbers to a more automated, data-driven role in driving company-wide decisions.

Dremio 2.0 Advances State of the Art Self-Service Data Platform

Dremio, the self-service data company, announced a new major release of its open source platform, including its core acceleration technology, Data Reflections™, introduced the Dremio Learning Engine, and added support for Looker, a leading data analytics and business intelligence platform. With these new features, Dremio helps business analysts and data scientists to discover, curate, share, and analyze data from data lakes, NoSQL, and relational sources using their favorite tools at unprecedented speed.

How Data Analytics Contribute to Business Growth

In this contributed article, freelance human Avery Phillips takes a look at how the examination company data can contribute to business growth. Data analytics are providing benefits to businesses from the beginning of a startup, facilitating expansive growth, and exploding them into large, formidable companies.