Data & Analytics

SAP Predictive Analytics, Application Edition, Powers Intelligent Enterprises (HITS)

SAP today announced the general availability of the application edition of SAP Predictive Analytics software to help enterprises create and manage predictive machine learning model... More

FTC Reportedly to Investigate Facebook’s Use of Personal Data (CNBC)

The Federal Trade Commission is investigating whether the use of personal data from 50 million Facebook users by Cambridge Analytica violated a consent decree the tech company sign... More

IBM Accelerates AI with Fast New Data Platform, Elite Team (HITS)

As companies look to embrace Artificial Intelligence (AI) to gain competitive advantage and increase productivity, IBM (NYSE: IBM) today unveiled a new data science and machine lea... More

6 Data Analytics Trends That Will Dominate 2018 (CIO)

Together with social, mobile and cloud, analytics and associated data technologies have emerged as core business disruptors in the digital age. As companies began the shift from be... More

Demand for Programmers Hits Full Boil as U.S. Job Market Simmers (Bloomberg)

When the American job market heats up, demand for technology talent boils. Nationally, the unemployment rate was 4.1 percent in January, and analysts project that it declined to 4 ... More

SAP Expands User Experience Across All-Analytics Platform (SCN)

SAP announced the SAP Analytics Cloud solution is now certified by the International Business Communication Standards (IBCS), empowering self-service users to easily build IBCS-com... More

Wipro Expands Live Workspace Suite of Offerings to Support Apple Devices (HITS)

Wipro announced the expansion of it’s Live Workspace suite of offerings, providing enterprises with an anywhere, anytime, any device digital workplace. This will allow enterprise... More

Five Data Trends That Will Transform Cloud, AI in 2018 (Forbes)

Building an operating system for data is the foundation needed for any industry today. These could range from a health care organization crafting a strategy to comply with General ... More

Salesforce Simplifies Data Analytics with New Einstein Capabilities (CBR)

Salesforce has expanded the capabilities of its Einstein AI system, helping businesses simply how data is analysed. The new update demonstrates how Salesforce customers can simply ... More

Cisco Broadens Tetration Analytics Reach to Data Center, Cloud Security (ZDNet)

Cisco is updating its Tetration data center analytics platform with security tools designed to segment applications, identify vulnerabilities and exposure and manage processes. ... More

Why Bots-as-a-Service is the Next Big Trend in Customer Management (Analytics Insight)

The latest trend gaining momentum in the market is cloud bot-as-a-service. Robots that are used to interact with human beings on various platforms are termed as bots or chatbots. B... More

Big Companies are Embracing Analytics, But Most Still Don’t Have a Data-Driven Culture (HBR)

For six consecutive years NewVantage Partners has conducted an annual survey on how executives in large corporations view data. Each year the response rate increases, and the repor... More

The GDPR Journey – 6 Steps that Must be Taken Now (IT Pro Portal)

Much has been written about GDPR over the past 6 months – with articles ranging from helpful insights, blatant scaremongering – to complete falsehoods. One thing we can say now... More

MarkLogic Honored for Data Management Solutions for Analytics (HITS)

MarkLogic today announced that Gartner named MarkLogic as a Visionary for the second year in a row in the Gartner 2018 Magic Quadrant for Database Management Solutions for Analytic... More

How Tech Companies Can Help Upskill the U.S. Workforce (HBR)

Software businesses are disrupting generations-old industries, from agriculture to entertainment. Programming wizards are amassing billion-dollar fortunes, and this may be just the... More

13 Emerging IT Certifications for Today’s Hottest Skills (CIO)

IT is evolving rapidly, and the skills required to succeed in IT are changing quickly as well. Cloud computing, cybersecurity and data analytics are just a few of the skills employ... More

Rise of the Data Protection Officer, the Hottest Tech Ticket in Town (Reuters)

They may not have the cachet of entrepreneurs, or geek chic of developers, but data protection officers are suddenly the hottest properties in technology. And finding DPOs is no... More

How DNA Storage Will Transform Data Center Design Beyond Recognition (Data Economy)

We are running out of space. And time. The need to find new ways to enable both storage and analysis of data is becoming critical and as the dependence on data-producing devices in... More

For Developers, the Focus is Deep Learning, Multiplatform, and Coding Skills (ITWorld)

On GitHub, developers are spending more time on cross-platform development, deep learning, and acquring new coding skills, based on the popular code-sharig site’s analysis of act... More

IBM Study Shows Consumers Don’t Trust Social Networks With Identity Data (SecurityIntelligence)

These are difficult times for social media services. Between the co-opting of conversations by armies of automated bots and concerns about identity theft and bullying, some of the ... More