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The Data Challenges of Telemetry

Telemetry is the automated communications process by which measurements are made and data collected at remote points.  The data is ... continue reading
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Big Data Information Architecture

This year, I’ve spent the first three months and change talking to people on both side of the line, software ... continue reading
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The Inconvenient Analytical Workload

I predict that for the next few years, and possibly even longer, there is going to be confusion about analytic ... continue reading
Coffee @ Actian – Predictive Analytics & the Customer Journey | Watch Video
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The Evolution of Data Integration with the Internet of Thing...

Loraine Lawson, always does a wonderful job covering the world of integration, and this article that covers the integration challenges ... continue reading
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Getting the Most Out of Your Analytics Investments – T...

We’ve all done it. Purchased that must-have item that you just know will make life better.  Sure, you may not ... continue reading
Actian Analytics Blueprints: Customer Analytics | Watch Video
Big Data Analytics Platform for Financial Services | Watch Video
Sand Hill Survey Results – How do you Hadoop? | Watch Video
Taming the Elephant The Power of SQL on Hadoop | Watch Video
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It’s Not a Data Lake, It’s a Data Reservoir

I keep hearing the term “Data Lake” and I’m beginning to get edgy about it. The concept is simple enough. ... continue reading
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Emergence of the Chief Data Officer Caffeinates Data Integra...

We often watch new positions sprout up around emerging technology.  These days, we see new titles such as the chief ... continue reading
Mohamed ElMallah, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles | Watch Video
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Elastic Data Infrastructure for the Responsive Enterprise

Elasticity has become a much-used term for cloud / technology infrastructures, as well as for business strategy and performance. Just ... continue reading
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Big Data, Data Scientist, and Comedy?

Over past year or so, comedy has started making fun of the usually staid world of big data—a sure sign ... continue reading
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Data is not an asset. What you make of data is the asset.

Data in itself is not an asset, it is a commodity and it is everywhere.  It’s what you can do ... continue reading