SMEs can benefit from Big Data just like an enterprise

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Although Big Data is primarily thought of as a technology used by large companies, many benefits can be derived from big data technologies by small and medium-sized companies (SMEs). Big Data Data Science Featured Topics big data analytics data science enterprise SME SME

Fractal Analytics raises $360M to help companies analyze big data

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Fractal Analytics, a big data consultancy company based in India and the U.S., has raised $360 million in venture capital. Read More.

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10 big data challenges and how to address them

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A well-executed big data strategy can streamline operational costs, reduce time to market and enable new products. But enterprises face a variety of big data challenges in moving initiatives from board room discussions to practices that work.

Pinterest open-sources big data analytics tool Querybook

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Pinterest recently open-sourced Querybook, a tool for performing big data analytics at enterprise scale. Read More.

12 Considerations When Evaluating Data Lake Engine Vendors for Analytics and BI

Businesses today compete on their ability to turn big data into essential business insights. Modern enterprises leverage cloud data lakes as the platform used to store data. 57% of the enterprises currently using a data lake cite improved business agility as a benefit.

Tableau gains new big data analytics features

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Salesforce's Tableau platform gained new data analytics features designed to support enterprise-scale workloads. Read More.

AI and big data analytics startup Noogata nets $12M

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Noogata, a startup developing big data analytics and predictive modeling solutions for the enterprise, raised $12 million. Read More.

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A Timeline of Big Data Analytics

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The world seems to run on big data nowadays. In fact, it’s sometimes difficult to remember a time when businesses weren’t intensely focused on big data analytics. It’s equally difficult to forget that big data is still relatively new to the mainstream. The amount of data being generated in the world today is immense, and it’s only getting bigger. Consider the following to be a brief timeline of the big data analytics phenomenon.

Attunity: Big data management software

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Attunity is a leading provider of big data management software solutions that enable access, management, sharing and distribution of data, including Big Data, across heterogeneous enterprise platforms, organizations, and the cloud. They are all about moving and preparing data. Research Team.

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Big data analytics firm Dataminr raises $475M to fund platform expansion

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Dataminr, a company leveraging AI to analyze data from scores of public data sources, has raised $475 million in venture capital. Read More.

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.

Big Data Project Management: Data Must Flow!

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I'm currently researching big data project management in order to better understand what makes big data projects different from other tech related projects. So far I've interviewed more than a dozen government, private sector, and academic professionals, all of them experienced in managing data intensive projects. Many if not most organizations still have a lot to learn when it comes to making use of emerging big data analysis techniques.

White Paper: Three Big Data Blueprints

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Enterprises everywhere have been seeking improved ways to make use of their data. Federal agencies have in many ways out on finding w enterprises and their leaders have 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. By Bob Gourley.

Firebolt raises $37 million to accelerate big data analytics

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Firebolt, a startup developing a platform for fast big data analytics, launched with $37 million in funding. Read More.

Azure HDInsight gets its own Hadoop distro, as big data matures

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Several years ago, big data was at the height of its hype cycle and Hadoop was its poster child technology. Today, open source analytics are solidly part of the enterprise […].

Quantexa raises $64.7 million for AI platform that extracts insights from big data

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Quantexa, a big data and analytics startup, has raised $64.7 million in venture capital. It brings the total raised $90 million. Read More.

Latest big data developments in the realm of data lakehouse

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The data analytics landscape is littered data stores (search, graph, columnar, row) and processing and storage projects. It can be confusing. Read More.

Location intelligence platform Carto raises $61M to bring businesses big data insights

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Carto has raised $61 million for a location intelligence platform that helps companies conduct spatial analysis and unlock big data insights. Read More.

Big Data Project Management: What’s In & What’s Out?

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Here’s something to think about when you're planning a big data project: are you planning a project or a program ? Relatively self-contained big data projects may be tied to an ongoing process or program that is already developing or delivering a product or service. A project to support development of an enterprise level “data science” program to provide data analytics support to a range of departmental programs and initiatives will be different both in type and scale.

Leadspace raises $46 million to bring big data insights to B2B sales

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Leadspace, a customer data platform that uses AI and big data to help sales and marketing teams engage with clients, has raised $46 million.

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Big Data: The Hadoop Business Case

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The term “Big Data” has become synonymous with this evolution. But still, many of our customers continue to ask, “What is Big Data?”, “What are its use cases?”, In the text below, I examine an on-premise Hadoop ecosystem as a general purpose Big Data solution in relation to alternative commercial purpose-built storage technologies (-e.g. What is Big Data? To gain value from this data, you must choose an alternative way to process it.”

Why enterprises are finally paying up for big data security

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Companies like Cloudera and Hortonworks are cashing in as enterprises finally get serious about securing big data

Insightin Health raises $12 million for AI that uses big data to guide patients’ decisions

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Insightin Health, which leverages big data analytics and AI to help guide health plan members, has raised $12 million. Read More.

Open Frameworks Around Pentaho Providing Blueprints for Big Data Success

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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. Analysis Architecture Big Data ApacheHadoop Data warehouse MapReduce NoSQL OpenFrameworks Pentaho

Datameer CEO Stefan Groschupf on the topic of Big Data

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In the video below and at this link , Datameer's CEO Stefan Groschupf highlights the evolving nature of the Big Data landscape, drawing historical parallels and lessons worth thinking through. For more information and context on data in the enterprise read Stefan Groschupf's blog here. Datameer CEO talks Hadoop and the big data landscape (itproportal.com). Big data analytics can prevent health care fraud.

Data management puts enterprises to the test

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As the amount of data to manage within the enterprise grows, organizations are struggling to overcome challenges. Read More.

Want To Create Action From Big Data? Look At Enterprise Insight Platform Suites

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By now firms are deep into their big data investments -- and frustrated. In fact, insight platform was the number-one emerging technology in terms of investment and interest in Forrester's Q3 2016 Global State Of Enterprise Architecture And Portfolio Management Online Survey. Enterprise ArchitectureToo many new and rapidly evolving technologies are built on an open source and named after a bunch of zoo animals.

Tackle big opportunities for a successful big data career

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All of the tech advances and social disruption in 2022 can bring tremendous opportunity for big data careers and professional growth. Read More.

Smart building sensors and big data could help office workers return safely

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BMW develops AI-powered big data hub with AWS to boost manufacturing efficiency

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BMW has developed a data hub with Amazon's cloud computing division, a sign of how companies are using "big data" to boost efficiency. Read More.

Jumpstart Your Architecture Modernization Efforts With Repeatable Big Data Blueprints

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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. By Bob Gourley.

SentinelOne bolsters its big data analytics with $155 million Scalyr acquisition

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Zoomdata: Designed to support Big Data

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Zoomdata is the next generation data visualization system that easily allows companies and people to understand data visually in realtime. Zoomdata develops the world’s fastest visual analytics solution for big data. Using patented data sharpening and micro-query technologies, Zoomdata empowers business users to visually consume data in seconds, even across billions of rows of data. Research Team.

Zoomdata: Designed to support Big Data

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Zoomdata is the next generation data visualization system that easily allows companies and people to understand data visually in realtime. Zoomdata develops the world’s fastest visual analytics solution for big data. Using patented data sharpening and micro-query technologies, Zoomdata empowers business users to visually consume data in seconds, even across billions of rows of data. Research Team.

Big Data, People and the SMB

Eric D. Brown

According to the 2014 IDG Enterprise Big Data survey , most large organizations today (almost 49% of survey respondents) claim to be well along the implementation path for big data initiatives and projects. The larger organizations have the money to address most of the big data requirements while small and midsized organizations haven’t found any budget to kick off big data initiatives. Big Data People SMB

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Observable raises $35.6M to bring better observability to enterprise data

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Observable, a company developing products that enable customers to better analyze their data, has raised $35.6 million in venture capital. Read More.

Big Data is Here and Getting Bigger

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Today, they've harnessed those decades of know-how in their data analytics and data discovery solutions. Addresses the most complex problems in advanced analytics — interactive data discovery with graphs. This enterprise-ready appliance is used to discover unknown and hidden relationships in big data, perform real-time analytics, and shorten your discovery cycle and time to insight. Making Sense Out of the Big Data Tangle (talend.com).

Don’t Chase Big Data

Eric D. Brown

Last week I noticed this little gem over on ReadWriteWeb.com : Gartner highlights that only 8% of enterprises have actually deployed big data projects despite 64% declaring their intention to do so. That’s a big statistic. Out of all the hype and discussions about big data, less than 10% of enterprises have actually deployed big data projects. Then, imagine those same organizations struggling to implement big data.

TigerGraph raises $105 million to grow its big data analytics platform

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Kubernetes Meets Big Data

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Organizations yearn order and simplicity over chaos and confusion, but the data-driven era we live in challenges these desires on a daily basis. Seemingly every day, massive amounts of transactional and streaming data is being introduced into enterprises. This data must be collected, deciphered, shared, and acted upon. The post Kubernetes Meets Big Data appeared first on Dataconomy. Big Data Contributors Featured Understanding Big Data

What Is The Difference Between Data Governance and Big Data Governance?

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The video at this link and embedded below starts with a great question: What is the difference between data governance and big data governance? But the reality is that Hadoop and Spark and the many new approaches around those platforms require more thought and actions to optimize data governance. In this video, Stefan Groschupf, CEO of Datameer, talks about the difference between data governance and big data governance. CTO Big Data Datameer

IBM unveils Power10 processor for big data analytics and AI workloads

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