Enterprise Architecture’s Role in Building a Data-Driven Organization

CEB IT

Organizational demands for data and analytics (D&A) are growing, but many EA and TI leaders remain focused on data management programs that aren’t linked to business priorities. How enterprise architecture leaders can leverage their unique view. Data & Analytics

Data Fabric Architecture is Key to Modernizing Data Management and Integration

CEB IT

Data management agility has become a mission-critical priority for organizations in an increasingly diverse, distributed, and complex environment. What is data fabric? Read More: Gartner Top 10 Data and Analytics Trends for 2021. Think of data fabric as a self driving car.

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3 cloud architecture problems that need solutions

David Linthicum

For the most part, cloud architecture is not that exciting. By now we know basically what works, what does not, and the process to get to the right target architecture. This means both the meta or logical architecture and added technology to get to the physical architecture.

Why You Need a Data Fabric, Not Just IT Architecture

Information Week

Data fabrics offer an opportunity to track, monitor and utilize data, while IT architectures track, monitor and maintain IT assets. Both are needed for a long-term digitalization strategy

Checklist Report: Preparing for the Next-Generation Cloud Data Architecture

Data architectures have evolved dramatically. It is time to reconsider the fundamental ways that information is accumulated, managed, and then provisioned to the different downstream data consumers.

The Evolution of Enterprise Architecture

CEB IT

For today's enterprise architectur e (EA), this same pattern is inspiring architects and technology innovation leaders to design and deliver new operating models, with business outcomes now at center stage. New business models will bring together new customers, services and experiences, but this isn’t possible without business architecture to help design and shape the execution. The post The Evolution of Enterprise Architecture appeared first on Smarter With Gartner.

Enterprise Architecture Enables Digital Innovation

CEB IT

In 2011, Gartner predicted that within 10 years, the majority of global enterprises would support enterprise architecture (EA) as a distinct discipline that is integral to business planning. Now, in 2020, EA has grown from a support function into a highly strategic one, responsible for designing an intelligent information architecture that supports digitalization and innovation. Refocus on information architecture.

Data estates: Creating an architecture that’s built to last

Venture Beast

Data sprawl is the result of trying to serve different workload and priority needs across your business. Big Data Cloud Enterprise VB Home Page category-/Business & Industrial data sprawl

The cutting-edge computer architecture that’s changing the AI game (VB Live)

Venture Beast

Learn how cutting-edge computer architecture can unlock new AI capabilities, from common use cases to real-world case studies and more. Read More.

Report: Zero-trust architecture is expected to increase cybersecurity efficacy by 144%

Venture Beast

Incorporating zero-trust principles into modern data security ensures there is no one point of failure when systems are breached. Read More.

The Architecture of Identity Systems

Phil Windley

Summary: The architecture of an identity system has a profound impact on the nature of the relationships it supports. This blog post uses terminology and ideas from Sam's paper to classify and analyze three different identity system architectures. Identity Architectures.

Top Considerations for Building an Open Cloud Data Lake

In this paper, we explore the top considerations for building a cloud data lake including architectural principles, when to use cloud data lake engines and how to empower non-technical users.

VAST Data allies with Nvidia on reference storage architecture for AI

Venture Beast

VAST Data collaborates with Nvidia to create reference architecture for attaching its storage systems to GPU servers. AI Enterprise VB Home Page ai category-/Computers & Electronics/Computer Hardware GPUs NVidia storage Vast Data

Overview of deep learning architectures computers use to detect objects

Venture Beast

An overview of deep learning architectures that help computers detect objects, a key technology used in self-driving cars and healthcare. AI Big Data Dev Enterprise VB Home Page category-/Science/Computer Science classification deep learning neural network object detection Tech Talks

Align Your Data Architecture with the Strategic Plan

Information Week

Here's how IT professionals can help top management understand the value of data and how to use it to the company's advantage

New hybrid architectures are unlocking the power of data and AI (VB Live)

Venture Beast

AI Big Data Business Dev Enterprise ai Amd artificial intelligence category-/Business & Industrial category-/Computers & Electronics category-/Science data machine learning multicore architecture SambaNova Systems virtualization

Understanding Big Data Architecture - Part 1

IT Toolbox

Part 1: Basic Big Data

The Unexpected Cost of Data Copies

This paper will discuss why organizations frequently end up with multiple data copies and how a secure "no-copy" data strategy enabled by the Dremio data lake service can help reduce complexity, boost efficiency, and dramatically reduce costs.

Create an Enterprise Architecture to Engage With “Things”

CEB IT

Instead, we are looking at a future where things market to other things, guided by algorithms and capitalizing on real-time opportunities presented by customer data. The post Create an Enterprise Architecture to <span style="color: #000080;">Engage</span> With “Things” appeared first on Smarter With Gartner. Digital Business IT customer customer experience EA Enterprise architect enterprise architecture Internet of Things IoT

Jumpstart Your Architecture Modernization Efforts With Repeatable Big Data Blueprints

CTOvision

Enterprises everywhere have been seeking improved ways to make use of their data. Federal agencies have in many ways been on the cutting edge of community efforts at big data, with most all agencies either executing on a comprehensive big data strategy or empowering technologist to explore and prove out possible solutions so a strategy can be developed. Download “Big Data Blueprints” Big-Data-Blueprints.pdf – Downloaded 402 times – 1,020 kB.

An interview with Robert Fink, Architect of Foundry, Palantir’s open data platform Part One: Open Data Architectures

CTOvision

Big Data and Analytics CTO Cyber Security News Tech Careers PalantirEditor’s note: This post is the first of a series of three capturing the result of recent interview/discussions I had with Robert Fink of Palantir. The conversation was wide ranging, hitting on topics of design, development environments and a bit on the philosophy of enterprise tech. Several common themes emerged in those topic areas, including […].

Understanding Big Data Architecture - Part 5

IT Toolbox

Part 5: The Big Data Appliance

Your Team's Pragmatic Guide to Security

Speaker: Naresh Soni, CTO, Tsunami XR

The pandemic has led to new data vulnerabilities, and therefore new cybersecurity threats. As technology leaders, it's time to rethink some of your product security strategies. Whether you need to rework your security architecture, improve performance, and/or deal with new threats, this webinar has you covered.

Understanding Big Data Architecture - Part 3

IT Toolbox

Part 3: Data in Motion

IT Enterprise Architecture: Provide Data Support to the Select Few, Not the Many

CEB IT

Many IT teams across different industries and parts of the world have focused a lot of their time and resources recently on answering calls from the rest of the business to provide more accessible, higher quality data. Chart 2: Relationship of data attainability and usefulness to effectiveness at analytics n=207 Quality staff Source: CEB 2017 Quality Data Analytics Survey.

Review Lessons Learned in Big Data 21 May: SAS and Apache Hadoop Architecture Review

CTOvision

Analysts are able to leverage comprehensive enterprise data stores by use of familiar interfaces and methods and with the well engineered SAS and Hadoop architecture can dramatically improve their results for mission. SAS Business Analytics software is focused on delivering actionable value from enterprise data holdings. This remains true in the age of Hadoop, where SAS has brought the power of user-focused Business analytics to Big Data.

SASE-ready Architecture with Netskope Security Cloud and Your Existing Security Infrastructure

CTOvision

With the inversion of the traditional network, where users, data, and apps are now on the outside, traditional approaches to security fall short. At most enterprise organizations, the cyber security […]. News Netskope

The Next-Generation Cloud Data Lake: An Open, No-Copy Data Architecture

A next-gen cloud data lake architecture has emerged that brings together the best attributes of the data warehouse and the data lake. This new open data architecture is built to maximize data access with minimal data movement and no data copies.

Understanding Big Data Architecture - Part 4

IT Toolbox

Part 4: Integrating Big Data into IT

SingleStore revamps database architecture to drive transaction analytics

Venture Beast

Big Data Dev Enterprise VB Home Page category-/Business & Industrial category-/Computers & Electronics/Enterprise Technology/Data Management database in memory SingleStore storage translytics

21 May Webinar Examines Architectural Best Practices For SAS and Apache Hadoop

CTOvision

on 21 May at 1pm, CTOvision publisher Bob Gourley will host a webinar SAS engineers in an overview of architectural best practices for SAS and Hadoop. This webinar will examine lessons learned, best practices and concepts of operation designed to help you make the most of your data. For more information and to sign up see: SAS and Apache Hadoop For Government: Bringing the power of user-focused business analytics to big data. By Bob Gourley.

Understanding Big Data Architecture - Part 2

IT Toolbox

Part 2: Static Big Data

Product Transformation: Adapting Your Solutions for Cloud Models

Speaker: Ahmad Jubran, Cloud Product Innovation Consultant

In order to maintain a competitive advantage, CTOs and product managers are shifting their products to the cloud. Many do this by simply replicating their current architectures in the cloud. Those previous architectures, which were optimized for transactional systems, aren't well-suited for the new age of AI. Whether you're a seasoned CTO or an industry trailblazer, this webinar will help make your product ready to meet the competition by adopting an architecture that is optimized for AI innovation. Join Ahmad Jubran, Cloud Product Innovation Consultant, and learn how to adapt your solutions for cloud models the right way.

21 May Webinar: SAS and Apache Hadoop Architecture Review

CTOvision

Register now for our 21 May webinar with SAS focusing on architecture and design patterns for optimizing SAS and Hadoop. SAS Business Analytics software is focused on delivering actionable value from enterprise data holdings. This remains true in the age of Hadoop, where SAS has brought the power of user-focused Business analytics to Big Data. Bob will be joined by one of SAS's leading big data architects for a dive into the architecture of this mission-focused approach.

Bring More Analysis to Your Data: learn key architecture lessons learned over breakfast in Tysons Corner VA

CTOvision

Leading organizations are changing the way they think about data with an enterprise data hub and driving everyday decisions and actions, from fraud prevention to insider threat analysis to exploratory analytics, with new information and new insights. Transform your organization with an enterprise data hub and make your data a core asset in meeting your agency mission. The following is from Cloudera: Bring More Analysis to Your Data. By Bob Gourley.

Beyond microservices; Software architecture driven by machine learning

Social, Agile and Transformation

Today's coding models are based on data storage, business logic, services, UX, and presentation. A full stack developer elects to build a three-tiered web architecture using an MVC framework. AI big data data management innovation IOT software developmentIt's not a question of if, it's a question of when and how AI and machine learning will change our programming and software development paradigms.

Adopting zero trust architecture can limit ransomware’s damage

Venture Beast

The key lesson coming out of Colonial Pipeline's ransomware debacle is that enterprises should adopt zero trust to protect data and networks. Read More.

How to Democratize Data Across Your Organization Using a Semantic Layer

Speaker: speakers from Verizon, Snowflake, Affinity Federal Credit Union, EverQuote, and AtScale

Learn from data and analytics leaders at Verizon, Snowflake, EverQuote, and Affinity Federal Credit Union about how to foster a data literate culture while scaling data access and self-service analysis across your organization using a semantic layer.

IT Enterprise Architecture: How EA Teams Can Support Business Transformation

CEB IT

The traditional role of IT enterprise architecture teams has been to describe the design of an organization, including its operations, information, systems, and technologies, and then use that understanding to reduce technological complexity, speed up the completion of IT projects, and improve employees’ productivity and collaboration. As chart 1 shows, there are four main types of opportunity for aspiring enterprise architecture (EA) teams.

Gartner Top 10 Data and Analytics Trends for 2021

CEB IT

When COVID-19 hit, organizations using traditional analytics techniques that rely heavily on large amounts of historical data realized one important thing: Many of these models are no longer relevant. Essentially, the pandemic changed everything, rendering a lot of data useless.

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IT Enterprise Architecture: How to Engage Business Partners and Enhance Digital Innovation

CEB IT

The firm’s enterprise architecture (EA) team – whose main task is to describe and document the design of organizations, including processes, systems, reporting structures, and technology – is often well placed to help business partners navigate opportunities for digital innovation. Evangelizing : EA identifies a new technology solution that can offer near real-time customer preference data to the firm’s marketing department.

Enterprises opt for different microsegmentation architectures

Network World

Todd Pugh, CIO at food products manufacturer SugarCreek , manages a fully virtualized private data center. It's a network jungle these days with predators relentlessly searching for ways to infiltrate corporate resources.

Armv9 is Arm’s first major architectural update in a decade

Venture Beast

Arm, the leader in chips used in all things electronic, has unveiled Armv9, the company's first major architectural change in a decade. AI Big Data Cloud Security VB Home Page Arm Armv9 category-/Computers & Electronics chips CPU DSP GPU machine learning Richard Grisenthwaite Simon Segar