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Hadoop tool finds low-hanging fruit for migrating data warehouse jobs

It's still hard to move existing data warehouse jobs to Hadoop, but emerging tools can help. Cloudera Navigator Optimizer is one such Hadoop tool …

Digital Marketing

Moving Towards a Business-Driven Data Architecture

With data taking an increasingly prominent role in business strategy, there is a growing tension between how data is architected and what the …

Astonishing BIG gains from little changes!

When striving for the next level of Customer Experience, it is critical to understand how your customers make decisions. However, it’s probably not …

Customer Experience

Five top tips for making agile development work for you

Agile development can deliver better services faster: here's how one company made the switch.<p>Rob Harding, European CIO at finance firm Capital One, …

Effects of the Digital Transformation on Businesses - Helpful Use Cases

Many businesses have already begun to transition themselves towards digital transformation as they realize that it is not something to be left for …

Big Data

12 Types Of Data IT Can't Afford To Overlook

Regardless of how much data your company has -- and how much your business leaders are asking for -- you're likely missing some hidden gems. Here are …

The secret to becoming a 'digital master'? Close the IT/business gap.

Capgemini's Didier Bonnet shines a light on how businesses are mastering the digital transformation: The Data Mill reports from the CDO Summit.

Solid data integration techniques pave clear path for info

Implementing an effective data integration strategy is becoming increasingly important as organizations look to collect and analyze information from …

Teradata and the Hadoop Ecosystem

Teradata began its pursuit of a Unified Data Architecture following its 2011 Aster Data acquisition. Since then it has continually improved the …

This astounding stop-motion film was made from 1,296 mini Rubik's Cubes

OK, I have to admit it. I never did figure out how to solve a Rubik's Cube. So my mind is aching just a little after watching the crazy stop-motion film above that was just posted by Joe Penna, who's better known by his YouTube monicker "MysteryGuitarMan."<p>To make the film, Penna laid out a grid of …

Teradata Analytics for SAP Solutions

Seven secrets to big data project success

Are there traits that spell big data success? Are there big data pitfalls that can spell disaster? The answer is an emphatic “yes,” according to …

Laser-generated surface structures create extremely water-repellent metals

January 20, 2015<p>Super-hydrophobic properties could lead to applications in solar panels, sanitation and as rust-free metals<p>Scientists at the …

Everyone In Management Is A Programmer

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Adam Evans is the co-founder and CTO of RelateIQ.</i><p>When it comes to the task of finding and nurturing great engineering managers, misunderstandings at startups are all too common. It seems that many people assume great engineers don’t want to “give up” coding to take on leadership …

Engineer Reimagines Solar Energy With Stick-On Panels

In Xiaolin Zheng's version of the future, installing solar panels could be as simple as applying a sticker.<p><i>Editor's Note: Xiaolin Zheng is one of National Geographic's 2014 Emerging Explorers, part of a program that honors tomorrow's visionaries—those making discoveries, making a difference, and</i> …

Zano Is A Sky Selfie Micro-Drone That Flies Itself

Holy autonomous micro-drones batman! Wondering how you’re going to line up your next dronie? Aka a selfie taken from up high by a passing UAV so you don’t get a photo of yourself remote controlling a drone… Well, never fear: a U.K.-based firm is building a micro-drone that flies itself so you can …

Every Assumption is a Risk so Manage them!

As you plan you should document any assumptions you need to make to complete the plan. These can be significant assumptions fundamental to the plan …

Teradata pushes integrated data analytics with Connection Analytics & QueryGrid

Teradata has introduced data fabric platform, QueryGrid, the integrative tool for business users to access multiple analytics in one cohesive …

This is what caffeine does to your brain

If you're an avid coffee drinker like me, you probably need three to five cups in the morning to feel like a normally functioning human being. You can probably also have a cup at 9 p.m. and still be fast asleep by 10. Caffeine, the main stimulant found in coffee, works on a chemical level to give …

Curiosity Is as Important as Intelligence

There seems to be wide support for the idea that we are living in an “age of complexity”, which implies that the world has never been more intricate. This idea is based on the rapid pace of technological changes, and the vast amount of information that we are generating (the two are related). Yet …

Big Data Overhyped? "No," Say Actual Scientists

Love it or hate it, it’s Gartner Hype Cycle time again. And this year, <b>big data</b> is in the analyst firm’s cross-hairs. It’s among a handful of technologies newly set on the downhill path to the <i>trough of disillusionment</i>.<p>On the one hand, the big G is correct: Many are over-hyping the idea of collecting …