Data Management - Research
The Down Low on Data LakesDecember 9, 2014
While data lakes can help democratize data, many experts feel they are not yet ready for prime time.
Can This Project Be Saved? Yes, with Data First ApproachDecember 5, 2014
A Data First approach can help organizations avoid problems common in business intelligence projects.
3 Strategies to Prepare Data for AnalyticsNovember 26, 2014
Do not make the mistake of focusing too much on analytics without building an information management foundation to get it right.
Loyalty Program Leaders Leverage Data AnalyticsNovember 20, 2014
A reliance on data analytics informs the best practices of loyalty program leaders, shows research from the International Institute for Analytics.
How IoT Will Change Big Data AnalyticsNovember 17, 2014
The Internet of Things promises to change industries such as insurance and public utilities. To enjoy the benefits, companies must change how they store and analyze Big Data.
Cloud Analytics a Winner for SASOctober 24, 2014
Its cloud analytics business is booming, revealed SAS this week, also announcing increased support for Hadoop and strategies for addressing the data science skills gap.
Analytics ROI Is Strong, and Getting StrongerOctober 15, 2014
Nucleus Research found that organizations get an average ROI of $13.01 for every dollar they spend on analytics applications, up from $10.66 in 2011.
5 Tips for Buying Big Data ToolsOctober 10, 2014
Shopping for Big Data tools can be confusing, thanks to a huge list of available products. Start by outlining Big Data goals and go from there, advise the experts.
A 'Data First' Approach, in 3 PhasesSeptember 24, 2014
A Data First approach helps organizations properly assess, improve and sustain data quality in order to deliver expected business benefits and ROI.
Data Visualization: Old Practice, New ValueSeptember 23, 2014
While visualization tools can help organizations get new value from their data, there are some caveats.
Data Discovery Is Changing Business IntelligenceSeptember 18, 2014
Traditional business intelligence vendors are tweaking their software to facilitate easier data discovery. Both user demand and upstart competitors are driving the shift.
SharePoint Updates Ease Move to CloudSeptember 4, 2014
SharePoint 2013 Service Pack 1's new features are worth a look if you have any plans on integrating with Microsoft's cloud offerings.
Startup Spotlight: BitYota's Data Warehouse-as-a-ServiceSeptember 2, 2014
BitYota, a company founded by Yahoo alumni, isn't just offering traditional data warehouse technology in the cloud.
Leverage Metadata for Document ManagementAugust 29, 2014
Managing data assets based on their metadata attributes simplifies saving, organizing, securing, searching, processing and archiving documents.