Data & Analytics

AWS Rolls Out Specialty Alexa Skill Builder Certification for Developers (CRN)

Amazon Web Services rolled out its new specialty certification for developers working with Alexa, Amazon’s cloud-based, voice-enabled virtual assistant that’s available on more... More

Why Media Workflows are Turning to Abstraction (Western Digital Blog)

Media workflows have become extremely complex due to the diversity of data and the abundance of storage mediums, locations and formats of today’s production pipelines. Here’s w... More

How Azure Data Box Helps Microsoft in Delivering the Promise of Intelligent Edge (Forbes)

Azure Data Box Edge is the cornerstone of Microsoft's hybrid cloud platform. It plays a crucial role in the "intelligent cloud and intelligent edge" strategy of the company. The pr... More

Why Business People Need Data Visualization (Tech HQ)

It is a general umbrella term used to describe a growing set of IT industry tools and platforms dedicated to showing non-technical (and technical) business stakeholders what the ... More

Blockchain: Top 4 Challenges CIOs Face (Tech Republic)

By 2023, blockchain technologies are poised to support the global movement of $2 trillion worth of goods and services annually, according to Gartner research. But many companies ar... More

ITV Delivers a Higher Quality Live Viewing Experience Through Data (Google Cloud Blog)

ITV, the United Kingdom's leading commercial broadcaster, created a custom viewer analytics solution with managed services to track unprecedented, unpredictable audience numbers in... More

Infosys, Trinity College Working to Make Digital Scientists Out of Liberal Arts Grads (HC)

The tech giant is seeking out new talent pools as it works to create 10,000 American jobs by 2020, a national strategy Infosys announced in 2017. So far, Infosys has made more than... More

Why Fast Data Matters, and How to Get On Board (Western Digital Blog)

Speed is only one imperative in remaining relevant in the market. Once you build an infrastructure that enables data to move faster and more seamlessly, you also unlock the keys to... More

6 Steps to Creating Data Management as Its Own Business Department (IM)

The management of enterprise information is not a trivial matter, it requires focus, resources, budget and coordination. Yet, despite the repeated and justified calls from data gov... More

How Netflix Pioneered Chaos Engineering (Tech HQ)

Beyond savvy marketing and a flawless business model, its product matters most, and it’s at the coalface where Netflix’s engineers have pioneered new ground - a method of softw... More

HCL Technologies Launches ADvantage Experience Platform for AI-Enabled Customer Experience (DataQuest)

HCL Technologies announced the launch of the HCL ADvantage Experience. This platform works with Adobe Experience Cloud to enable companies to create, personalize, and measure the c... More

Want to be a Data Scientist? Five Ways to Get That Job in Data Science (ZDNet)

Data science is a growth area; here are some of the factors you need to take into account if you want to make the move.... More

Data Intelligence: Is Edge Analytics the Savior of IoT? (IA)

As it stands, the existing IoT model isn’t working. The concept of transferring vast amounts data that’s collected from an army of sensors to a central repository is neither su... More

EY Launches Global Data Science Challenge to Identify, Develop Top Talent in Analytics, AI (HITS)

With the increased demand for global talent in data analytics and artificial intelligence, EY announces the launch of a global data science competition to help identify and develop... More

EY Launches Global Data Science Challenge to Identify, Develop Top Talent in Analytics, AI (SCN)

With the increased demand for global talent in data analytics and artificial intelligence, EY announces the launch of a global data science competition to help identify and develop... More

SAP Analytics Cloud Features New Augmented Analytics, Collaborative Enterprise Planning Capabilities (SCN)

SAP announced enhancements to the SAP Analytics Cloud solution, including augmented analytics, business intelligence, enterprise planning workflows and data integration capabilitie... More

What’s Driving the Demand for Data Scientists? ([email protected])

Data analytics is becoming mission-critical to more and more businesses. One of the biggest challenges they face: recruiting data scientists. That demand is no longer confined to t... More

Three Skillsets Every Employee Needs in 2019’s Digital Economy (Forbes)

As technology continues to revolutionize modern work, success and mobility at work will be determined by a new mix of skills. Both the development of new in-demand roles and change... More

How a Shortage of Data Scientists in the U.S. is Holding Back Big Data (SDC)

The demand for big data is on the rise, but the industry is struggling to keep up with demand and develop the best possible algorithms. One of their biggest challenges is trying to... More

5 Characteristics of the Data Science Hero (Forbes)

Motivated by impact: Good analysts are not motivated by technology, tools or cool algorithms and methodologies. They are singularly focused on solving problems using data; that is,... More