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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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.

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.

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.

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 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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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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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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BHP deploys big data fabric to connect its worldwide data stores

CTOvision

BHP has spent the past 14 months establishing a “logical data fabric” that makes it easier to find and access data stores from across its worldwide operations for data-driven projects.

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.

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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OneTrust raises $300 million to automate data governance and compliance

Venture Beast

Data compliance startup OneTrust has raised $300 million, at a $5.1 billion valuation, for product development and global expansion. Read More.

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. Gartner research found that 57% of data and analytics leaders are investing in data warehouses, 46% are using data hubs and 39% are using data lakes. Data hubs, data lakes and data warehouses are not interchangeable alternatives.

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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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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.

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!

Data Governance is Broken

Information Week

Here are the three ways main ways data governance is failing us, along with some advice on how to address those areas So how did we get here?

Dremio raises $135 million to help companies rapidly analyze data

Venture Beast

Dremio, a startup developing what it describes as a cloud data lake engine, has raised $100 million in venture capital. Read More.

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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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.

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. However, Lydia Clougherty Jones , Senior Director Analyst, Gartner, says “ Data and analytics leaders who are able to create a data-driven culture over a data-siloed culture drive more data and analytics value for their organizations.” Resist data hoarding.

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MongoDB Atlas Online Archive brings data tiering to DBaaS

CTOvision

MongoDB today released into general availability its Atlas Online Archive service, providing users with a service that enables data tiering. With data tiering a user can archive older, less active data […].

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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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3 Ways to Embrace Proactive Data Ethics

CEB IT

Should a K-12 education system collect data from school laptops to assess student performance? Or a car manufacturer collect and share data on vehicle trips to inform smart city programs? Or should a maker of sensor-equipped industrial equipment use IoT data to make product improvements and sell insights? Organizations could argue that collecting these types of data enables them to improve service and offer broader social benefits. Become a data ethics thought leader.

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Machine Learning for Builders: Tools, Trends, and Truths

Speaker: Rob De Feo, Startup Advocate at Amazon Web Services

Machine learning techniques are being applied to every industry, leveraging an increasing amount of data and ever faster compute. But that doesn’t mean machine learning techniques are a perfect fit for every situation (yet). So how can a startup harness machine learning for its own set of unique problems and solutions, and does it require a warehouse filled with PhDs to pull it off?

Firebolt raises $37 million to accelerate big data analytics

Venture Beast

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

Future-Proof Your Data and Analytics Workforce

CEB IT

Data and analytics leaders cannot master today’s opportunities and challenges of digital business using yesterday’s roles and organization design. Chief data officers (CDOs) consistently mention lack of relevant skills or staff as one of the top internal roadblocks to success. Data and analytics ranked first among tech-related skills that CEOs will need most. Algorithmic business is creating new responsibilities and roles for those managing data and analytics.

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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. As a data-driven culture is more a factor of influence than of control, spread the word about how data and analytics can help drive business results across business units. How to overcome a lack of data literacy.

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Anomalo nabs $5.95 million for AI data validation tools

Venture Beast

Anomalo, a startup developing AI data prep and validation tools, has raised $5.95 million in seed funding. Read More.

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How ZoomInfo Enhances Your ABM Strategy

For marketing teams to develop a successful account-based marketing strategy, they need to ensure good data is housed within its Customer Relationship Management (CRM) software. More specifically, updated data can help organizations outline key accounts for their campaigns. And to begin the targeting process, marketing teams must develop an Ideal Customer Profile (ICP) with appropriate firmographic and behavioral data to ensure they’re going after the correct audience.Download this eBook to learn how to start improving your marketing team's data!

Time to Think IoT Data, Not Endpoints

CTOvision

Read why Gary Audin says that it is time to realign focus from thinking about the endpoint devices to the Internet of Things data that is produced on IoT Evolution […].

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Data marketplaces will open new horizons for your company

Venture Beast

Get ready for a radical increase in data accessibility. Companies that leverage data marketplaces early on will be tomorrow’s giants. Read More.

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. Data and analytics combined with artificial intelligence (AI) technologies will be paramount in the effort to predict, prepare and respond in a proactive and accelerated manner to a global crisis and its aftermath. 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.

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Pinterest: How AR elevates our data strategy

Venture Beast

Pinterest senior VP Jeremy King talked with VentureBeat about how the company's data strategy fuels changes. AR/VR Cloud Enterprise VB Home Page AR category-/News data e-commerce enterprise Open source Pinterest Q&A shopping

Best Practices for a Marketing Database Cleanse

As frustrating as contact and account data management can be, this is still your database – a massive asset to your organization, even if it is rife with holes and inaccurate information. Entrusting a vendor to help maintain its accuracy and completeness is no ordinary engagement. Download ZoomInfo’s latest data-driven eBook aimed to help marketing leaders understand the best practices around choosing a B2B contact data provider.

Starburst raises $100 million to take on data lake rivals

Venture Beast

Starburst Data has raised $100 million as the data analytics company continues to ride the surge in data lakes. Read More.

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IoT Security: Don’t Sacrifice Data for Usability

CTOvision

Read why Christos Kalantzis says that organizations should not sacrifice data for the usability of the Internet of Things on Security Boulevard: Over the last decade, we’ve seen truly innovative […].

Paxata: Adaptive Data Preparation

CTOvision

Paxata developed the first Adaptive Data Preparation™ platform built for the business analyst. The company’s technology dramatically reduces the most painful and manual steps of any analytic exercise, turning raw data into ready data for analytics, and empowering analysts to drive greater value for the business. Data prep has needed re-invention for 30+ years. Paxata leads the convo on self-service data integration, quality, enrichment, collaboration and governance.

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Tealbook raises $14.4 million to aggregate procurement data with AI

Venture Beast

Tealbook, a startup developing a platform that extracts and aggregates procurement data from around the web, raised $14.4 million. Read More.

Data-Driven Marketing 101

This eBook highlights how data-driven strategies empower marketing campaigns through personalization tactics.