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Technology research on Business Intelligence (BI), analytics, and data mining software and solutions.

Why Walmart Doesn't Have Legacy IT

May 29, 2015

Walmart CIO Karenann Terrell details how the world's largest retailer handles app refreshes and how it views Big Data.

Data Professionals Not Going Away, at Least Not Soon

May 21, 2015

With data analysis tools doing more of the heavy lifting, are data professionals seeing a change in their roles and responsibilities?

Big Oil, Meet Big Data Analytics

May 14, 2015

An early adopter of Big Data analytics, ConocoPhillips makes it fun for employees to experiment with data using a custom data visualization environment.

4 Data Analytics Success Stories

May 7, 2015

Yes, there is lots of hype about data analytics. But there are also some compelling success stories, involving areas like predictive analytics.

Data Lake or Information Reservoir?

April 29, 2015

A data lake's real value is shaking up the idea of an information architecture centered around a data warehouse.

Diving into Data Lakes

April 8, 2015

A diverse group of vendors are doing more than just dipping their toes into the data lake concept.

Big Data, IoT Drive Enterprise Adoption of Wearables

March 25, 2015

Accessing and analyzing Big Data will make wearable technology useful to enterprise users, says Saar Bitner of Sisense.

Startup Spotlight: Sisense's Big Data Analytics

March 20, 2015

Five Israeli entrepreneurs turned a class project into a Big Data analytics startup that counts Merck, Sony and ESPN among its customers.

8 Tech Trends Changing Health Care

March 4, 2015

The health care industry has always been conservative in adopting technology, but that is beginning to change.

Startup Spotlight: Xplenty's Data Integration Service

February 17, 2015

Though Israeli startup Xplenty started out selling Hadoop-as-a-service, it won more customer interest by focusing on what its solution did rather than the underlying technology engine.