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Machine Learning, Analytics Offer Untapped Potential, McKinsey Says
News  |  12/29/2016
Incorporating data analytics' value into corporate culture is essential to competing against digital disruptors. InformationWeek interviewed McKinsey partner and lead researcher Michael Chui about a new report addressing competition in a data-driven era.
eBay Container Management Tool Works With Kubernetes
News  |  12/28/2016
eBay wants to expand its use of Docker containers and has composed a tool, TessMaster, to help them run on Kubernetes cluster management.
At AWS, 'Enterprise Strategy' Consists Of Helping Migrations
News  |  12/21/2016
Head of Enterprise Strategy Stephen Orban describes how AWS will try to assist more enterprise workloads in a move to the cloud.
The Cloud May Finally be Ready for Your Legacy Apps
Commentary  |  12/21/2016
If you've been holding off your legacy application migration to the cloud over fear of support and migration issues, 2017 may very well be the time to look at your options.
Innovation Is a Team Sport
Commentary  |  12/20/2016
Lessons in teamwork, innovation and leadership learned in sports carry through in the business world, according to the CTO of Ultimate Software.
Self-Service Access, Cloud Drive Big Data Value
News  |  12/20/2016
Data governance has emerged as a top concern, and business intelligence remains the top workload for big data technology Hadoop, according to the third edition of the Big Data Maturity Survey.
Docker Move Brings Universal Container Operations A Step Closer
News  |  12/16/2016
Docker has contributed a component of Docker Engine, Containerd, to the community; it will provide a key element of a universal runtime.
Why Embedded Analytics Will Change Everything
Commentary  |  12/15/2016
Analytics is being embedded in all kinds of software which suggests a major shift is on the horizon. How we think about analytics will change and so will our use of analytics. We explain why.
Four Keys to Thriving in STEM and IT as a Woman
Commentary  |  12/14/2016
It isn't fair that women have to put in extra effort to succeed in male-dominated STEM fields, but MarkLogic's Sheila Stewart shares four great tips.
EBay, Challenged To Personalize Email Marketing, Customizes CRM
News  |  12/14/2016
EBay put custom CRM on top of its SendGrid email system to be able to address millions of customers with an individual message.
Trulia Pursues Data-Driven Transformation, Cloud Migration
News  |  12/13/2016
Trulia transformed its data stack to accommodate real-time high-volume data collection, and to provide customers with recommendations. Now, to gain greater reliability and elasticity, the organization plans to migrate its data operations to AWS.
Brooks Brothers In Style As It Moves To Cloud
News  |  12/13/2016
With operations depending on SAP HANA, Brooks Brothers management wanted a minimum of downtime in its move to AWS cloud.
Amazon CTO Vogels: 'We're in the pain management business'
News  |  12/12/2016
At AWS ReInvent, Werner Vogels looks back on how Amazon Web Services got to where it is, and where it's going next.
The Case For OpenStack And Ceph Subscriptions: Supporting The Community In More Ways Than One
Partner Perspectives  |  12/8/2016
As more of the world moves to build data centers with OpenStack as the core, a comprehensive support program for this environment is crucial.
IT Headed For Fundamental Changes, SIM Survey Shows
News  |  12/8/2016
IT organization budgets look happy and positive on the surface, but there's less money for maintenance and more for cloud and software development. The signs point to tumultuous times ahead.
Amazon Tests New Retail Consumer Checkout System
News  |  12/8/2016
A store in downtown Seattle lets shoppers pull items off shelves and exit the store, with the cost of the items automatically added to their account.
Trainline Tosses Exadata, Takes Oracle Into The Cloud
News  |  12/6/2016
Trainline migrates to the cloud, takes Oracle database applications with it for performance faster than Exadata's.
AWS Smooths Developers' Path To Cloud, Enterprise To Follow?
News  |  12/6/2016
Amazon Web Services is filling the gaps in its software development/deployment process in a bid to attract enterprise developers.
Law Firm Drinker Biddle Leverages Analytics
News  |  12/1/2016
Law firm Drinker Biddle has set up an information governance and eDiscovery analytics practice, and it's helped clients speed up litigation and regulatory compliance investigations. The firm's chief data scientist shares details about the practice in this interview


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