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Data Management Key To Banking Analytics
News  |  1/30/2014
Banks aren't doing enough to mine customer data in search of new sources of profit.
16 Top Big Data Analytics Platforms
Slideshows  |  1/30/2014
Data analysis is a do-or-die requirement for today's businesses. We analyze notable vendor choices, from Hadoop upstarts to traditional database players.
VoltDB Steps Up In-Memory Analytics
News  |  1/29/2014
VoltDB 4.0 release brings speedier SQL queries to a scalable in-memory transactions platform.
Altiscale Launches Hadoop-As-A-Service
News  |  1/28/2014
Founded by big data pioneers from Yahoo and Google, startup unveils cloud-based offering built specifically for Hadoop users.
More Hospitals Buy Clinical Data Warehousing Apps
News  |  1/21/2014
Nearly half of all hospitals now have data repositories, says HIMSS Analytics. Buying plans for next five years include warehousing, patient portal, and radiology barcoding apps.
When Analytics Meets Receivables
Commentary  |  1/16/2014
TermSync uses data analytics to help small and midsized businesses better understand how and when they're being paid.
The Second Machine Age: Meet Your Computer Overlords
Commentary  |  1/16/2014
A maddeningly reasonable and readable new book by Erik Brynjolfsson and Andrew McAfee argues that while a robot may take your job, the economy will prosper.
IT Security Teams Adapt To Big Data
News  |  1/15/2014
Big data means big changes in the makeup of IT security teams.
Wearable Computing Equals New Security Risks
News  |  1/13/2014
Have you thought about all the data thieves could steal from wearable gadgets? Security experts say this discussion is just starting.
SAP Reports Gains, Loses Cloud Chief
News  |  1/10/2014
SAP wraps up 2013 with triple-digit cloud gains, but its cloud business leader, Bob Calderoni, has resigned.
CES 2014: 8 Technologies To Watch
Slideshows  |  1/4/2014
Giant TVs, laser-equipped cars, wearable computers -- it must be the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show. Which products will dazzle?
When Log Data Meets BI
News  |  1/3/2014
Stop thinking of log data as a break/fix tool and start thinking of it as a business intelligence tool, says Sumo Logic CMO.
6 Cloud Upstarts To Watch
News  |  1/2/2014
Watch out, Amazon Web Services. These younger cloud companies bring new architectures and provisioning methods to the game.


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