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Your Company Culture is Who You Hire, Fire, and Promote

The actual company values, as opposed to the nice-sounding values, are shown by who gets rewarded, promoted, or let go.<p>— Netflix Culture: Freedom & …

Leadership

Data Analytics Top Trends For Retail In 2017 | Articles | Chief Data Officer

Retailers are in the midst of difficult times, with ongoing economic uncertainty, the rising power of the consumer, and an ever-growing influx of …

Expert View: 'The Way A User Interacts With VR Allows For Extremely Pervasive Information Collection' | Articles | Big Data

Cindy Mallory is a Business Analyst and VR Game Developer at DreamSail Games, creator of award winning titles that includes Blade Ballet. Her focus …

Decoding Workforce Analytics - A simple guide to research design and analysis

Analytically curious HR professionals wanting to join conversations about analysis might find learning all of the jargon and complexity daunting. …

'We Are Likely 3-5 Years Out From Advanced Analytics Being Critical To The Viability Of A Company' | Articles | Big Data

Walter Storm is the chief data scientist for Lockheed Martin, guiding the corporation toward the application and extraction of value from emerging …

Big Data

Hadoop Is Falling | Articles | Chief Data Officer

Three years ago, looking beyond Hadoop was insanity, and there was little else that could come close according to many in the media. However, the …

Big Data

Say Goodbye To Your Data Lake In 2017 | Articles | Big Data

The hype around Data Lakes increased dramatically in 2016, with Gartner finding that inquiries related to the term rose 21% year-on-year. However, …

Big Data

Innovation Enterprise

Ooops... something went wrong!<p>Daniel Moayanda<p>Six mistakes that will expose your business to cyber attacks this year<p>Six mistakes that will expose your …

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Blockchain For Beginners

Shutterstock photo<p>Blockchain. Bitcoin. Mining. If you’ve heard these terms floating around the Internet in connection with online payments, you may …

What is 'Enterprise Ethereum'? Details Emerge on Secret Blockchain Project

A secretive project that would aim to make ethereum more suitable for corporate users is taking shape, according to multiple sources familiar with …

Cryptography

Prescriptive Analytics for Retailers and Their Consumers

With the Retail Industry in India estimated to be worth USD 440 billion by 2020, it is considered one of the most attractive destinations in Asia for …

NewsFactor

Thanks for stopping by.<p>For the past 20 years, NewsFactor Network and CIO Today have been providing daily news coverage for the technology …

Mobile Technology

Combination of IoT, blockchain and AI would enable sustainable development agenda at scale: UNEP

The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) released a report last month that examines the connections between fintech and sustainable …

Towards a Clearer Understanding of Blockchain's True Value

<i>Takeo Nishikata joined Nomura Research Institute (NRI) in 2008 and works on investigative research of advanced financial technology including</i> …

Trump Picks a Bitcoin Supporter for Cabinet as U.S. Budget Director

Advertisement<p>Mick Mulvaney, a conservative Republican congressman from South Carolina and a long-time bitcoin supporter has been picked to run the …

Making Blockchain Real for Enterprises: The Importance of Tokenization

<i>Julio Faura is Head of R&D and Innovation for Banco Santander, and is one of the bank's key leaders on blockchain technology development.</i><p><i>In this</i> …

Blockchain

Microsoft unveils Azure Blockchain as Service

Microsoft on Friday launched Azure Blockchain as a Service (BaaS) that provides a rapid, low-cost and low-risk platform for organisations to …

Senegal to Use National Digital Currency Based on Blockchain

<b>The new national digital currency called eCFA will expand to fourteen other countries Africa.</b><p>The African nation of Senegal has become the second …

Big Data Reveals the Real Picture of China's Economy, but Can It Survive?

Wu Haishan was at Princeton studying how schools of fish swim together when the crowd behavior of a much bigger group grabbed his attention: his 1.35 …

Data Analytics Top Trends In 2017 | Articles | Chief Data Officer

With 2016 drawing to a close, we can look back on what can only be described as a mixed year for data analytics. The polling data in the run-up to …

A practical example for HR analytics

A former student of mine from IIM Ranchi called me a few days ago with a challenging problem. Her consulting assignment was to figure out metrics to …

Big Data

​ASX argues medical records are ripe for blockchain

After kicking off its own project using blockchain technology, Tim Hogben from the ASX has said securely storing health records is an obvious case in …

Webjet moves early with Microsoft to create first blockchain for hotel bookings

ASX-listed online travel firm Webjet has taken the first steps towards making hotel bookings on blockchain technology, in what it claims is a world …

How Blockchain Will Be The Next Big Disruptive Force In Media

The internet has changed the way we consume content and interact with one another. Previously the content we received was created by large corporations and developed specifically for mass audiences. Distribution channels were expensive to build, and production standards were held to a high level, …

Blog Post: HR analytics: step one…

For many HR professionals it can feel like they are being left behind in the HR analytics race. From where they stand their competitors, and …

Data Warehousing

3 Reasons Hyperledger Has Blockchain's Best Development Model

<i>Zaki Manian is the founder of Skuchain, a startup seeking to bring cryptographic trust to the supply chain.</i><p><i>In this opinion piece, Manian argues that</i> …

Blockchain

7 Myths About Blockchain | Articles | Big Data

There are many myths circulating about the Bitcoin Blockchain, most of them propagated by people that assume too much and make rapid judgments …

The Top 5 Chief Data Officers Of 2016 | Articles | Chief Data Officer

The Chief Data Officer (CDO) role has been developing for the past few years, with many companies creating the position to help deal with the huge …

C-suite Leadership