Data Management - Research
IoT in the SkyJuly 2, 2015
The Internet of Things can potentially improve the aviation industry, from reducing fuel costs to better utilizing maintenance crews. But it won't be easy.
Stop Talking about Data: Value Lies in InformationJune 30, 2015
Is your organization "data rich" but "information poor?" Forget about data – at least at first.
Making Government Data Less of a DisasterJune 19, 2015
Government agencies make slow but steady progress on solving their data problems.
Startup Spotlight: Interana's Self-Service Data AnalyticsJune 15, 2015
Interana's specialty is analyzing raw event data, which the startup's founders believe will become "the standard data format of the future."
5 Lessons from Data Analytics NinjasJune 5, 2015
What are data analytics ninjas like ConocoPhillips and Walmart doing right?
Is Hadoop Maturity in Sight?June 4, 2015
Gartner predicts 'anemic' growth for Hadoop in the near term. What gives?
Channel Data Management Sheds Light on Supply ChainJune 2, 2015
Retailers analyze customer data for sales insights, but such data is largely invisible to OEMs. The emerging discipline of channel data management hopes to change that.
3 Keys to Data ModernizationMay 26, 2015
Three strategies can help with data modernization efforts, says Rex Ahlstrom of BackOffice Associates.
Data Professionals Not Going Away, at Least Not SoonMay 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 AnalyticsMay 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 StoriesMay 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.
How Is Hadoop Evolving to Meet Big Data Needs?April 16, 2015
Author of "Hadoop: The Definitive User Guide" offers an update on the current state of Hadoop and where it is headed.
Is Apache Spark Enterprise Ready?April 14, 2015
While Apache Spark could supplant Hadoop's MapReduce engine, it is not yet enterprise ready, some experts say.
Diving into Data LakesApril 8, 2015
A diverse group of vendors are doing more than just dipping their toes into the data lake concept.