Actian Hosts Webinar Featuring Mike Gualtieri of Independent Research Firm Discussing Ways to Unlock the Value from Big Data

REDWOOD CITY, Calif.  – March 28, 2014 – Jim Hare, senior director of product marketing of Actian Corporation (“Actian”), the first company to assemble an end-to-end big data analytics platform that runs natively on Hadoop, and guest Mike Gualtieri, principal analyst of Forrester Research, Inc. will discuss ways Big Data analytics is driving transformative change for organizations during a webinar on March 28 at 11:00 a.m. PDT.

During the “Unlock the Value from Big Data” webinar, Hare and Gualtieri will provide attendees with:

  • Ways to overcome industry-specific business challenges and barriers to effectiveness
  • Big Data analytics use cases – where the value is and how it is achieved

For more information and to register for “Unlock the Value from Big Data” please visit Webinar attendees will receive the Forrester report “Predictive Apps Are The Next Big Thing In Customer Engagement.”

About Actian:  Accelerating Big Data 2.0™

Actian transforms Big Data into business value for any organization – not just the privileged few.  Actian provides transformational business value by delivering actionable insights into new sources of revenue, business opportunities, and ways of mitigating risk with high-performance in-database analytics complemented with extensive connectivity and data preparation. The 21st century software architecture of the Actian Analytics Platform delivers extreme performance on off-the-shelf hardware, overcoming key technical and economic barriers to broad adoption of Big Data. Actian also makes Hadoop enterprise-grade by providing high-performance ELT, visual design and SQL analytics on Hadoop without the need for MapReduce skills. Among tens of thousands of organizations using Actian are innovators using analytics for competitive advantage in industries like financial services, telecommunications, digital media, healthcare and retail.  The company is headquartered in Silicon Valley and has offices worldwide.   Stay connected with Actian Corporation at or on FacebookTwitter and LinkedIn.
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