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7 Solutions to Boost CRM PerformanceSeptember 14, 2016
Chief Data Officer Role Continues to EvolveAugust 24, 2016
Chief data officers (CDOs) have come a long way, baby, say CDOs and other experts speaking at the recent MIT CDOIQ Symposium.
7 Notable Data Visualization ToolsJune 17, 2016
Data visualization tools are a red-hot area of business intelligence. These seven solutions are on the leading edge of the data …
Cloud Apps Gain Traction with Finance FunctionJune 1, 2016
Are companies moving finance functions to the cloud? Yes, especially in areas like payroll and expense management.
Hadoop Evolution: What You Need to KnowMay 23, 2016
Hadoop has been hamstrung by complexity, skills shortages and a lack of standardization, but new approaches to using Hadoop are emerging.
Predictive Analytics Software Buying GuideFebruary 16, 2016
Shopping for predictive analytics software? Here are 10 vendors you should know.
Getting Started with Predictive Analytics in 5 Easy StepsFebruary 8, 2016
Getting started with predictive analytics can seem daunting. This five-step process will help you understand how to use predictive analytics.
Predictive Analytics Now Easier but Still No Cake WalkFebruary 2, 2016
Predictive analytics is no longer the sole purview of data scientists.
Startup Spotlight: CrowdFlower's Data Enrichment PlatformNovember 19, 2015
CrowdFlower's technology ensures data scientists don't spend their valuable time on mundane data preparation tasks.
6 Tech Trends Shaping Financial ServicesOctober 27, 2015
Big Data, biometrics and mobile payments are among trends impacting the financial services industry in 2015.
Vertical CRM Not Just for Little GuysSeptember 11, 2015
With new 'clouds' for health care and financial services, Salesforce joins SAP and Oracle in offering industry-specific CRM software.
Banking on Chief Data OfficersJuly 6, 2015
Financial services firms appoint more chief data officers than other industries. What can you learn from them about how a CDO can help your …
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?
3 Tips to Boost Mobile App AdoptionMay 20, 2015
Mobile app initiatives often lack a plan to encourage user adoption. Big mistake. Here are three suggestions for boosting mobile app usage.
Mobile App Use Continues to Evolve: Good TechnologyMay 11, 2015
Document editing and messaging are just two mobile apps that many enterprises probably could not imagine using in the not-so-distant past.
Should You Build an Apple Watch App?May 5, 2015
Considering building an Apple Watch app? Ask yourself four questions first.
Where Are Mobile Payments Headed?April 22, 2015
Apple is not the only company trying to grab a piece of the nascent mobile payment market.
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.