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Cloudera Sets Agenda for Next Era Cloud Data Analytics
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
As the dust clears from HPE's acquisition of MapR in the climax of the Hadoop story, Cloudera sets out the plan for an era of big data platforms in the cloud.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/13/2019
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How to Choose the Right Analytics Skills
Pierre DeBois, Founder, Zimana
Commentary
Just because an analyst hits the ground running does not mean that analyst has the ongoing breadth needed to solve every day analytics problems.
By Pierre DeBois Founder, Zimana, 9/10/2019
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Q&A: Denim Group CTO on DevSecOps and Resolving Disconnect
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Sorting out the conflicting approaches of security and development teams is essential for digital transformation to advance, particularly in regulated sectors.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 9/9/2019
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Does AI Competence Matter?
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
AI and machine learning are becoming more commonplace, but the people using such systems may not be qualified to operate them.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 9/6/2019
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Python Beats R and SAS in Analytics Tool Survey
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
In Burtch Works' annual survey of the preferred tools of advanced analytics, data, machine learning, AI, and other quantitative professionals, Python pulled ahead of the pack.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/3/2019
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IBM Puts Red Hat OpenShift to Work on Sports Data at US Open
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
In its latest outing at the tennis tournament, IBM brings technology from Red Hat to the courts to process data in the public cloud.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 8/30/2019
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Three Tips for Laying the Groundwork for Machine Learning
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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While machine learning may seem overwhelming and complicated, creating an infrastructure for ML projects is more achievable than many organizations think.
By Mathias Golombek, CTO, Exasol , 8/21/2019
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10 RPA Vendors to Watch
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Robotic process automation offers enterprises a way to leapfrog to the benefits of digital transformation. Here are 10 vendors that can help in your efforts.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 8/20/2019
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Voice Assistants Bring AI to the Workplace
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
More enterprise organizations are experimenting with AI-based voice assistants to boost internal efficiencies, but it will be a while before they realize the ROI they seek.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 8/16/2019
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Enterprises Put More Data Infrastructure in the Cloud
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
Commentary
More enterprises are putting their data operations in the cloud, a trend that will continue as AI, machine learning, and other analytics efforts accelerate.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 8/12/2019
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Brewing Up Data Infrastructure to Support Tech Diversity
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Having grown by many acquisitions to be perhaps the largest beer company in the world, Anheuser Busch InBev is working to create a unified view of all its data.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 8/5/2019
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Planning the Right Sample Size for Data Analysis
Pierre DeBois, Founder, Zimana
Commentary
Sample size affects the statistical results for correlations, regressions, and other models. See how to compare data to ensure an apples-to-apples comparison.
By Pierre DeBois Founder, Zimana, 8/2/2019
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Lineage Metadata: The Fuel for Data Governance
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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The best way to achieve data quality is by combining or blending these three techniques: decoded lineage, data similarity lineage and manual lineage mapping.
By Moshe Kranc, CTO, Ness Digital Engineering , 8/1/2019
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Atlassian CIO's Lessons for Better M&As and Divestitures
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Is there anything more headache inducing than the idea of IT efforts needed for a merger or acquisition? Here's a look at one CIO's journey and lessons learned.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/30/2019
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IBM’s Rob High and Rumjog’s Thomas Young Talk Edge Computing
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
The scope of what can be done through edge computing is growing fast, but it will take more talent and new strategies to reap the benefits.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 7/26/2019
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What’s the Long-Term Impact of Salesforce’s Tableau Acquisition?
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Commentary
Three key questions should be answered for enterprises to glean a clearer understanding of their options.
By Andy Neill, Senior Research Director, Data and Analytics, Info-Tech Research Group , 7/23/2019
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What AT&T's Deals with IBM and Microsoft Mean for the Cloud
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
New partnerships set up a three-way dance that might be telling about the way the cloud market could evolve and who will remain relevant.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 7/19/2019
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Why Affective Computing Systems Need Synthetic Emotion
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Affective computing systems impact human emotions. They aren’t necessarily able to recognize or respond to emotions well yet, but that will change.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 7/18/2019
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Human Capital Management Technology May Be 'Demo Candy'
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
AI is being embedded in human capital management applications, but there are many reasons they're not necessarily ripe for prime time, according to Gartner.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 7/11/2019
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Database Deployments Moving to the Cloud
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Of the top five database vendors by revenue, four are also cloud service providers -- Oracle, Microsoft, AWS, and IBM. The future of DBMS is in the cloud.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/5/2019
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