Data Management

Plex updates its privacy policy -- and now you can't opt out of data collection

Plex -- the much-loved media server software -- has updated its privacy policy, and people are not happy with the changes. Included among the changes …

Privacy

Gartner Reprint

Magic Quadrant for Data Integration Tools<p><b>Published:</b> 03 August 2017 <b>ID:</b> G00314940<p>Analyst(s):<p>Summary<p>The data integration tool market has established a …

Business Intelligence

Amazon's Whole Foods Deal Shook Up the Grocery Market. This Startup Is Helping the Little Guys Fight Back

This rapidly growing startup is helping small grocers use ecommerce to expand their business.<p>Amazon's $13.4 billion acquisition of Whole Foods in June took America's $600 billion retail grocery industry by surprise. Overnight, Amazon went from being a pure play online retailer, to owning one of the …

Data Analysis

Cloudera Recognized for Cloud-Native Platform-as-a-Service Innovation

Company wins two awards: the Stratus Award for Cloud Computing by Business Intelligence Group; and for the third time, best Hadoop Solution by DBTA …

Big Data

Last FalconStor CEO survived just six weeks before being replaced

<b>+Comment</b> It's all change at FalconStor, which has a new CEO and CFO just six weeks after the last chief exec was appointed.<p>Todd Oseth became CEO in …

IT

Big Data, Data Mining and Machine Learning: Deriving Value for Business

<i>“Hiding within those mounds of data is knowledge that could change… the world.” – Atul Butte</i><p>We are currently living in a post-modern world, an age …

Big Data

Making Sense of Big Data: Just Say the Words

<i>By Jacob Budin, Development Manager, Kettle</i><p>When did you wake up last Thursday? Which restaurants did you consider visiting—but didn’t—last week? How many sweaters did you browse before buying the grey one? You may not remember, but someone else does.<p>Those people are savvy marketers. Businesses are …

Data Analysis

90 percent of organizations will adopt VMware in the cloud by 2018

A new study from cloud data management company Druva shows a strong trend among businesses towards moving virtual workloads to the cloud.<p>It reveals …

IT

SAP Named a Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Integration Tools for 10 Years in a Row

<b>WALLDORF</b> — SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced that independent analyst firm Gartner Inc. has positioned SAP as a leader in the 2017 “Magic Quadrant …

Business Intelligence

Indian MNCs continue mass hiring, slowdown trend to change

Accenture has 5,396 job openings in India, which is four times more than the openings in US.<p>Hiring activity in India will likely gather steam as …

Data Analysis

Police use force against blacks in California at higher rate, new data shows

Police in California shot at or used force against black people last year at triple the rate relative to their portion of the population, according …

Policing

Ransomware: how to keep your business safe

Ransomware attacks should be on your business’s radar – here’s how to address the risk.<p>In May, it was WannaCry knocking NHS systems offline. In June, a variant of Petya took down corporate networks around the world. Such ransomware attacks are increasing (Symantec claims that they're up by a third …

Small Business

Demo day showcases serious innovation in “playful” tech

As “playful” technologies such as virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) become increasingly prevalent in the gaming world — and the real …

Data Analysis

Imanis Data

We are pleased to announce the availability of Imanis Data on Azure.<p>Azure HDInsight is the industry leading fully-managed cloud Apache Hadoop & Spark …

Big Data

Free Online Excel Training

The free online training offered here are intended to get you started using Excel. Currently the training consists of free email courses on getting …

Business Intelligence

Gartner Says Worldwide Information Security Spending Will Grow 7 Percent to Reach $86.4 Billion in 2017

Press Release<p>SYDNEY, Australia, August 15, 2017 View All Press Releases<p>Gartner Says Worldwide Information Security Spending Will Grow 7 Percent to …

Cybersecurity

How to Move a Petabyte of Data to the Cloud in Four Steps

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Organizations of all sizes are increasingly using public cloud infrastructure, but those with hundreds of terabytes or petabytes of data find the shift to cloud more complex, disruptive, and inflexible than it is presumed. The business value of cloud …

IT

From Movies to Data Analysis

If you’ve been paying attention to the various papers at various advanced semiconductor process conferences, there’s a name you’re seeing more and …

Data Analysis

How to Prevent Accidental Data Exposure in the Cloud | ZDNet

In the last month, there have been several security news headlines highlighting incidents of accidental data exposure in the cloud. How Can You …

Cybersecurity

Make a Second Copy To?

Posted By Rob Sylvan on Wednesday, August 16, 2017 in Featured, Import | 0 comments<p>A potentially useful, though often misunderstood feature of the …

Memory Card

Nice guy NetApp's adopting 'disruptive' tech non-disruptively

<b>Analysis</b> Gently easing us into the NVMe-over-Fabrics and storage-class memory futureNetApp will bring disruptive NVMe-over-Fabrics technology to its …

Cisco Systems

[TA Deals] Take 37% off Data Rescue 4!

With Data Rescue 4, you’ll never lose an important file on your computer ever again. Everything from documents to photos and videos can be restored. …

Data Recovery

Data Analysis

Marlene Torres-Skoumal, Palmira Seiler, Lorraine Heinrichs...<p>Baltazar Aguda and Avner Friedman<p>Guido Caldarelli<p>Alan Hajek and Christopher …

Data Analysis

How to Use People Analytics and Recognition to Strengthen Culture

jeonsango / Pixabay<p>Data and analytics are the next big thing in HR, but do you really know how to implement your findings in meaningful ways?<p>When we …

Data Analysis

Data management platforms: how to bridge the online and offline gap

Perfecting the customer journey is the goal of every marketer — delivering targeted, personalised and relevant offers to build loyalty and increase …

Customer Experience

Amazon launches new cloud services to tackle data loss, analytics, migration

At the recent AWS NY Summit, leaders from Amazon Web Services outlined new tools like Macie and Glue that could improve many customer's cloud efforts.<p>…

Cloud Computing

How Healthcare Big Data Analytics Helps Build Smart Societies

August 14, 2017 - Healthcare providers often have little choice but to focus completely on conquering the constant stream of EHR grunt work, …

Data Analysis

Secure Your Data Collection, Governance Practices for GDPR Compliance

The Clock Is Ticking: Are You Ready for the UK’s New Data Protection Bill?<p>Original head: New rights, more control – can your business respond when …

Big Data

NetApp Has Better Storage Trends than Pure, Says Maxim

<b>Maxim Group</b>’s <b>Nehal Chokshi</b> this morning raises his rating on storage technology vendor <b>NetApp</b> (NTAP) to Buy from Hold, while cutting his rating on …

Hybrid Clouds

BPS, association to discuss e-commerce data collection

The Central Statistics Agency (BPS) and the Indonesian E-Commerce Association (idEA) will soon discuss how to collect data on the e-commerce …

IT