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McKesson CIO Kathy McElligott: Big Data Can Help Rate Doctors, Treatments - BI Insight

McKesson Corp. CIO Kathy McElligott sees analytics as a “huge” opportunity for the drug distributor as consumers seek quantifiable information to …

Big Data

Oracle Unveils Intel Big Data Partnership While Attacking IBM And SAP

The Oracle OpenWorld 2015 event, which kicked off yesterday in San Francisco, had what one would expect from such a conference; product and …

SAP SE

HP Winds Down Cloud Computing Project

Hewlett-Packard Co., after a five-year effort, has decided to shutter its cloud-computing competitor to Amazon.com’s AWS service. The service, called …

Twitter Launches New Analytics Tool That Tells Brands What Users Are Saying About Them

Twitter has launched a new tool out of beta that’s designed to help brands better understand just how much of the conversation on Twitter is focused …

Analytics

Microsoft Earnings Climb, Lifted by Strong Growth in Cloud Computing - BI Insight

Microsoft’s revenue may have fallen 12 percent because it sold fewer smartphones and copies of Windows. But its earnings rose and the company had …

Cloud Computing

We’re Sitting On A Big Data Time Bomb - BI Insight

$114 billion. That’s how much global organizations will spend on big data in 2018, an increase of more than 300 percent in just five years. But how …

Big Data

How To Be An Agile Marketer In Era Of Big Data - BI Insight

“In this era of connectedness, data isn’t the problem because it abounds plenty. Discerning patterns and insights within the data itself is the …

Big Data

The FAA Starts Moving To The Cloud - BI Insight

The Federal Aviation Administration plans to move away from its own data centers and toward cloud services. Last week, the FAA signed a deal with …

FAA

This New Tool Makes IBM Mainframe Computers More Big Data Friendly

A new open source tool lets IBM mainframe customers access data from those systems using Apache Spark, a popular Big Data technology. Mainframes. …

How Data Analytics Helps Managers Be More Effective - BI Insight

Big data analysis is helping organizations better analyze their customers, predict the competitive landscape and suss out emerging trends before they …

Big Data

Report: A Data-Driven Culture Is Critical To Big Data Success - BI Insight

Organizations have made big advances in Big Data analytics, but there’s still a long way to go even though many are already starting to see a …

Big Data

Big Data: The Key to Collaboration-Centric Business - BI Insight

Recently I participated in a webinar panel with IT and marketing leaders on building alignment between the CIO and CMO, and surprisingly every …

The Impacts Of Big Data That You May Not Have Heard Of - BI Insight

Big Data is a buzzword amongst businessmen nowadays. Regardless of industry or company size, it manages to squeeze into every nook and cranny. There …

Domo Named One of Utah's Fastest Growing Companies - BI Insight

Domo provider of the world’s first business management platform, today announced that it was recognized as a 2015 Emerging Eight company by Utah …

Ashley Madison Chief Steps Down After Data Breach

Avid Life Media, the parent company of Ashley Madison, announced that its chief executive, Noel Biderman, stepped down on Friday, more than a month …

Ashley Madison

Yelp Adds Hospital Wait Times And Nursing Home Ratings Using ProPublica Data - BI Insight

People have been using Yelp to find hotels and restaurants for years. Now, they can make more informed decisions about hospitals, nursing homes and …

Health Care

Five Key Milestones In The Digital Analytics Journey - BI Insight

While questions have recently arisen about certain cultural aspects of Amazon, you can’t question the company’s innovation or ambition. Amazon CEO …

Big Data

Enterprise Users Will Fuel Shipments Of Large Tablets, Says Strategy Analytics - BI Insight

Shipments of tablets are struggling as phablets like the iPhone 6 Plus become more popular. Enterprise users, however, may be the tablet’s saving …

Analytics

NSA Mass Surveillance: Biggest Big Data Story

When people talk about the US National Security Agency/Central Security Service (NSA), the talk usually centers on privacy, with good reason. Still, …

WiFi, Hot Tubs And Big Data: How Airbnb Determines The Price Of A Home - BI Insight

The car service Uber needs two basic pieces of information to determine what a trip should cost you: how many passengers are in search of a ride, and …

Big Data

The Dangers Of The 1% In Cloud Environments: Users Remain The Big Security Risk - BI Insight

The concept of the 1%, in economic terms, usually refers to wealth inequality; however, a recent report from CloudLock shows that in cloud …

Business Intelligence

We're On The Road To Cloud – What Do You Mean Our Rivals May Be Going Faster Than Us? - BI Insight

en_US<p>article<p>More than half of the 1,000 participants in a study by Oracle admit their IT organizations are unprepared for the competitive threat of …

Business Intelligence

Marketers: 3 Ways To Make Sales-Based Business Intelligence Work For You - BI Insight

Business intelligence (BI) means different things to different people, but at its core, business intelligence is all about acquiring the data in your …

Explore The Role Of Network As A Service In Cloud Computing - BI Insight

With the right network as a service (NaaS) offering, enterprises can boost the availability and performance of their cloud applications.

Cloud Computing

Big Data: Too Many Answers, Not Enough Questions - BI Insight

One of my favorite examples of why so many big data projects fail comes from a book that was written decades before “big data” was even conceived. In …

Supercomputers

Evaluating A Cloud Computing SLA? Look At App Workflows - BI Insight

Cloud expert Tom Nolle gives advice on evaluating a cloud computing SLA, including common mistakes, app and hybrid cloud workflow issues, …

Big Data

Donald Trump Presents Big Data Dystopia

Dystopia is big – especially in the media entertainment business. Look at the cottage industry in movies, television programs and books about how …

Big Data

CMOs Will Increase Spending On Social, Mobile And Analytics - BI Insight

Marketers are allocating more of their budgets to social, mobile and marketing analytics, but they still face challenges using these capabilities and …

Analytics

Big Data for Marketing? You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet. - BI Insight

The data that informs your marketing today is probably the equivalent of a few quick notes quickly jotted down on a sticky note on your desk. I know, …

Big Data

Ashley Madison And Predictive Analytics: The Bad, The Worse And The Dangerous - BI Insight

We’re all aware of what happened with the “data” stored atAshley Madison, data that was supposed to be private and protected. This of course is not …

Big Data