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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Snowflake: The Cloud Data Platform

CTOvision

Snowflake’s cloud data platform was designed to shatter the barriers that have prevented organizations of all sizes from unleashing the true value from their data. Big Data Companies Cloud Computing Companies Company

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Data Sharing Is a Business Necessity to Accelerate Digital Business

CEB IT

Ahead of the COVID-19 pandemic, 10 large pharmaceutical companies — including Johnson & Johnson, AstraZeneca and GSK — undertook collaborative efforts to train their drug discovery, machine learning (ML) algorithms on each other’s data to promote drug discovery.

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Why Data Science, DataOps, and Data Governance need Agile Methodologies

Social, Agile and Transformation

Data science requires questions, hypotheses, discovery, analysis, and recalibration. While the words I'm using to describe a data science are different than software development, the process and mindset are very applicable to agile methodologies. . It's called science for a reason.

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Data Analytics in the Cloud for Developers and Founders

Speaker: Javier Ramírez, Senior AWS Developer Advocate, AWS

You have lots of data, and you are probably thinking of using the cloud to analyze it. But how will you move data into the cloud? In which format? How will you validate and prepare the data? What about streaming data? Can data scientists discover and use the data? Can business people create reports via drag and drop? Can operations monitor what’s going on? Will the data lake scale when you have twice as much data? Is your data secure? In this session, we address common pitfalls of building data lakes and show how AWS can help you manage data and analytics more efficiently.

The Best Ways to Organize Your Data Structures

CEB IT

Data hubs, data lakes and data warehouses are all significant areas of investment for data and analytics leaders to support increasingly complex, diverse and distributed data workloads. Data hubs, data lakes and data warehouses are not interchangeable alternatives.

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How Data and Analytics Leaders Can Master Governance

CEB IT

Forty-two percent of data and analytics leaders do not assess, measure or monitor their data and analytics governance, according to a recent Gartner survey. Good data and analytics governance enables faster, smarter decisions. Involve the broader organization in data governance.

Immuta Automates Data Access Governance for Cloud Data Ecosystems

CTOvision

Immuta, the automated data governance company, today announced the availability of new features for its Automated Data Governance platform including new, native integrations with Starburst Presto and Presto.

Pinterest open-sources big data analytics tool Querybook

Venture Beast

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

AI Weekly: Data analytics keeps attracting investment through the pandemic

Venture Beast

The pandemic is accelerating the adoption of data analytics enabled by AI and machine learning, often in the cloud. Read More.

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How DataOps Amplifies Data and Analytics Business Value

CEB IT

The pandemic has accelerated the need for data and analytics leaders to deliver data and analytics insight faster, with higher quality and resiliency in the face of constant change. ” to “How do we provide an optimized, governed data-driven product.

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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.

Dun & Bradstreet: A leader in commercial data and analytics

CTOvision

We track Dun & Bradstreet in the CTOvision tech directory as a a Big Data company. Dun & Bradstreet is recognized as the global leader in commercial data and analytics, […]. Big Data Companies Carahsoft

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How to Achieve Smart Data Sharing

CEB IT

Data sharing remains crucial to team and organizational performance, yet organizations report that they struggle with how to create a trusted data-sharing culture. Resist data hoarding. An overly risk-averse approach to data sharing can create a lack of access to key data.

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TetraScience raises $80M to help life sciences companies analyze data

Venture Beast

TetraScience, a startup building cloud tools for managing and analyzing life sciences data, has raised $80 million. Read More.

Oracle updates cloud data warehouse to boost access for data analysts

Venture Beast

Oracle updates its cloud data warehouse service as part of effort to make its platform more accessible to data analysts. Read More.

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Maximizing data privacy: Making sensitive data secure by default

CTOvision

Read Ayal Yogev explain how companies can maximize data security by making sensitive data secure by default on Help Net Security : Consider the case of contact tracing, which has […].

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Why B2B Contact and Account Data Management Is Critical to Your ROI

64% of successful data-driven marketers say improving data quality is the most challenging obstacle to achieving success. Given data’s direct impact on marketing campaigns, reporting, and sales follow-up, maintaining an accurate and consistent database is a top priority for B2B organizations. This latest eBook aims to help marketing leaders understand the impact of data management on their company’s ROI.

Gartner Top 10 Data and Analytics Trends

CEB IT

Using augmented analytics , banks found that younger clients (aged 20 to 35) are actually more likely to transition into wealth management — a clear example of how relying on business users to find patterns, and on data scientists to build models manually, may result in bias and incorrect conclusions. Digital transformation has put data at the center of every organization. Businesses are awash with data. 2: Augmented data management. 6: Data fabric.

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Avoid 5 Pitfalls When Building Data and Analytics Teams

CEB IT

The primary mission of many data and analytics leaders and chief data officers (CDOs) consists of building an effective data and analytics team to establish data and analytics as a strategic discipline within their organization. How to overcome a lack of data literacy.

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Backup firm Druva protects data in the cloud with $147M in new funding

Venture Beast

Druva, a company developing cloud-based data backup and recovery solutions, has raised $147 million in venture capital. Big Data Cloud Dev Enterprise Entrepreneur VB Home Page big data cloud data data backup data recovery disaster recovery Druva funding daily

Bigeye raises $17M to algorithmically monitor data quality

Venture Beast

Bigeye, a startup providing data quality monitoring solutions, has raised $17 million in venture capital funding. Read More.

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Ultimate Guide to the Cloud Data Lake Engine

This guide describes how to evaluate cloud data lake engine offerings based on their ability to deliver on their promise of improving performance, data accessibility, and operational efficiency as compared with earlier methods of querying the data lake.

How synthetic data could save AI

Venture Beast

Join Transform 2021 for the most important themes in enterprise AI & Data. AI Big Data VB Home Page AI.Reverie Aifi Anyverse category-/Science Cvdia data privacy DataGen Diveplane Gretel Hazy Mostly AI OneView synthetic data

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Gartner Top 10 Trends in Data and Analytics for 2020

CEB IT

The trials use a living database that compiles and curates data from trial registries and other sources. Here are the top 10 technology trends that data and analytics leaders should focus on as they look to make essential investments to prepare for a reset. Data & Analytics

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Big Data Project Management: Data Must Flow!

CTOvision

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. What I'm finding is that professionals with experience managing such projects believe that big data projects do share characteristics with other types of projects.

Thank Your Data Engineers With A Streaming Data Warehouse

CTOvision

Read Andrew Wooler explain how Kinetica can provide a cost-effective streaming data warehouse on Forbes : I recently watched the movie Ford v Ferrari, based on the true story of […].

ABCs of Data Normalization for B2B Marketers

Data normalization. It’s not a far stretch to suggest that the topic isn’t exactly what gets marketers excited in their day-to-day workflow. However, if lead generation, reporting, and measuring ROI is important to your marketing team, then data normalization matters - a lot. In this eBook, we’ll break down the ins and outs of data normalization and review why it’s so critical for your marketing strategies and goals!

Your Next Move: Data Center Technician

Association of Information Technology Professional

If you enjoy configuring server hardware, implementing security controls and troubleshooting, a data center technician job may be for you

How to Get Started With Master Data Management

CEB IT

The story quickly went viral, demonstrating the impact that poor data quality can have. Poor data quality is the unintended consequence of data silos and a lack of data and analytics governance. Technology alone is insufficient to solve the bigger problem of data and analytics governance. A Gartner survey found that organizations believe poor data quality cost them an average of $11.8 Many also confuse what is and isn’t master data.

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Analyze This: CompTIA’s New Data Analytics Certification

Association of Information Technology Professional

Next year, CompTIA will launch a new data analytics certification, CompTIA Data+. Learn about it and how data analytics skills can help advance your career

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Create a Data-Driven Culture by Influencing 3 Areas

CEB IT

Christine was recently appointed chief data officer (CDO) in a retail organization in the U.K. to develop a data-driven strategy. Her predecessor was mainly focused on supplying data to the business, but Christine knows the real goal is to drive business value from the data and analytics programs by providing insights based on the data. . Identify and communicate the business value of data. Address the cultural change impacts of a data-driven approach.

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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.

Trifacta expands data preparation tools with Databricks integration

Venture Beast

Trifacta extends alliances to enable organization to build data pipelines that scale more easily across multiple platforms. Read More.

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CDOs Must Take the Lead to Improve Data Literacy

CEB IT

Data literacy — the ability to read, write and communicate data in context — is among the most important abilities for organizations today. By 2020, 80% of organizations will initiate deliberate competency development in the field of data literacy. “By By now, most organizations have identified the need to build a data-driven organization,” says Alan D. This is reflected by the increasing appointment of chief data officers (CDOs). Business value of data.

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No, Data Is NOT The New Oil

CTOvision

In our many travels, conferences, speaking engagements, and other interactions with customers, technology vendors, press and others, we seem to often hear the same refrain: “Data is the new oil” as if that’s supposed to mean something profound. Artificial Intelligence Big Data and Analytics News ai ai-first artificial intelligence Cognilytica data dataset machine learning structured Data Unstructured Data

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Data literacy: Time to cure data phobia

Tech Republic Data Center

It doesn't matter what area you work in tech—even if you're only tech-adjacent—most organizations lag in efforts to ensure staff has the vital skill of a good grasp of data

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Business Monitoring Systems: Using ML to Analyze Metrics

This whitepaper discusses how automated business monitoring solutions like Yellowfin Signals revolutionize the way users discover critical and relevant insights from their data.

Qlik makes pulling data from SAP applications simpler

Venture Beast

Qlik tightens integration with SAP applications to make it easier to pull data from specific types of business processes. Read More.

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How to Communicate Important COVID-19 Data

CEB IT

The question is, how do you communicate a complex idea like an epidemic curve to people with little to no understanding of data? Use data storytelling techniques to identify, frame and communicate the COVID-19 narrative in a manner that is appropriate for each stakeholder group.”.

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How are Big Data and IoT Interrelated?

CTOvision

There has been rapid growth in the Internet of Things (IoT) and big data technologies amongst organizations and individuals. According to Forbes, it’s predicted that the amount of data generated […].

A Data and Analytics Leader’s Guide to Data Literacy

CEB IT

That’s essentially how a data-driven business functions when there is no data literacy. If no one outside the department understands what is being said, it doesn’t matter if data and analytics offers immense business value and is a required component of digital business. By 2020, 50% of organizations will lack sufficient AI and data literacy skills to achieve business value. In short, the ability to “speak data” will become an integral aspect of most day-to-day jobs.

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The 2019 Technographic Data Report for B2B Sales Organizations

In this report, ZoomInfo substantiates the assertion that technographic data is a vital resource for sales teams. In fact, the majority of respondents agree—with 72.3% reporting that technographic data is either somewhat important or very important to their organization. The reason for this is simple—sales teams value technographic data because it makes essential selling activities easier and more efficient.