17 February, 2017
In addition to its Java work, the company is moving forward with cloud deployments, but will keep accommodating behind-the-firewall installations
In addition to…
13 February, 2017
Microsoft has made another significant step in pulling SharePoint Online deeper into the wider Office 365 productivity suite.
In a little remarked-upon announcement on…
Publication: CMS Wire
24 January, 2017
Career website Glassdoor today released its report on the “Best Jobs in America for 2017,” increasing the number from 25 last year to 50 this year. Of the top jobs, 14 were in tech, more than in any other industry.
Glassdoor’s list is ordered by a job score the…
18 January, 2017
Everyone’s been talking about Big Data for years now and how data can be used for better decision-making and advanced analytics, but so few companies have actually mastered their data in a way that 1) makes all data easily accessible and 2) increases agility in making decisions with…
17 January, 2017
Cisco Systems today introduced new educational offerings aimed at narrowing the looming skills gap in the areas of data analytics and digital transformation. In particular, the new analytics program is designed to help Cisco customers make sense of the zettabytes worth of new data that will be collected over the…
12 January, 2017
For all the good that big data can bring your company, it also introduces certain risks. Thanks to a growing awareness about the importance of cybersecurity as a result of recent high-profile breaches, businesses will have a harder time ignoring these risks in 2017, technology executives say.
11 January, 2017
First, do no harm. This is the underlying message of the Hippocratic Oath historically taken by physicians to show they will abide by an ethical code of conduct. Plumbers, construction workers, law enforcement — almost any professional whose work impacts the public must abide by some sort of ethical code of…
11 January, 2017
After a half decade of investment, and periods of trial and error, a near majority of business executives now report successful results from their Big Data investments. According to NewVantage Partners 5th annual Big Data Executive Survey, 48.4% of corporate executives that were surveyed indicated that their firm has…
9 January, 2017
Some aspects of technology seem to change every month. If you work as a data scientist or engineer, the tools you use don’t change quite so quickly, but can shift every few years. Bentley University commissioned a study to find which business skills are growing in demand. By looking…
6 January, 2017
Experian is quickly crunching massive amounts of data and making it available to customers thanks to the open source software as well as microservices and API technologies.
Experian has implemented a new data analytics system designed to shrink from months to hours the time it takes to processes petabytes of…
5 January, 2017
U.S. retailer supply chain operations who have adopted data and analytics have seen up to a 19% increase in operating margin over the last five years.
Design-to-value, supply chain management and after-sales support are three areas where analytics are making a financial contribution in manufacturing.
3 January, 2017
Many people are considering careers in analytics, and attracted to graduate degree programs as the key to success.
When I wrote “4 Reasons Not To Get That Masters In Data Science,” I knew there was some interest in the topic because I had received quite a few letters asking what…