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November 12, 2014
There's big data and then there's big text. Find out why they're different. Plus, the key to a data team's success: The Data Mill reports.
October 01, 2014
Big data needs better questions; local data concierges might be the next information governance trend; and the downside of data: The Data Mill reports.
July 23, 2014
The Hadoop ecosystem is bristling with new developments, but security and governance are lacking, warn Gartner analysts Merv Adrian and Nick Heudecker. Plus notes on Apache Giraph, HaaS and the Hadoop appliance -- The Data Mill reports.
July 09, 2014
What's your company doing about the Internet of Things? The Amazon CTO's list of IoT efforts in science, consumer products and sports should convince CIOs to get cracking: The Data Mill reports.
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CIOs and their application teams need to help their businesses develop a coherent digital customer strategy. Forrester Research's Stephen Powers and Mark Grannan outline the tools required to manage, engage and measure digital customer experiences. Continue Reading
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Is it time to bring text analytics in-house? A director of analytics at Visa advises CIOs to consider these three questions before making a move. Continue Reading
The disconnect between IT and the business on big data projects, the convergence of OLTP and OLAP and lighting as a service: The Data Mill reports. Continue Reading
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In this Q&A, Igor Elbert describes Gilt's pre-emptive shipping program, which leans on his expertise in machine learning and predictive modeling. Continue Reading
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Viva mobile BI! As this CIO implements a mobile-first strategy, it only makes sense to do the same with business intelligence products and tools. Continue Reading
Data quality remains a top challenge for business intelligence. For CIOs, this should be the question: What's good enough for the task at hand? Continue Reading
Most organizations sit on a gold mine of business intelligence. Extracting it requires knowing how analytics projects differ from day-to-day IT work. Continue Reading