Data

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

Data Science is Now Bigger Than ‘Big Data’ (Forbes)

In a world in which “big data” and “data science” seem to adorn every technology-related news article and social media post, have the terms finally reached public interest ... More

Deluxe Adopts Data-Driven Strategy, Outlines How to Successfully Migrate to the Cloud (SCN)

Deluxe has published a new whitepaper that explores the integral role data plays in powering the cloud and automating the flow of content throughout the digital media supply chain.... More

How ‘Big Data’ Has Come to Mean ‘Small, Sampled Data’ (Forbes)

One of the great ironies of the “big data” revolution is the way in which so much of the insight we draw from these massive datasets actually comes from small samples not much ... 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

Changing the Conversation for Women in Data (Forbes)

Among the different challenges women face in the traditionally male dominated field of data and analytics, the way people talk is one of the most obvious and one that’s easy enou... More

Gracenote Expands its Global Video Data Solution to Middle East (SCN)

Gracenote has expanded its Global Video Data solution to the Middle East, in a move the Nielsen division said March 11 will “help drive next-generation TV and movie search, disco... More

Microsoft Azure’s GM of Data, Blockchain and AI on Customers’ Data Journeys (CIO Dive)

John Chirapurath: "For data, one of the things we are really going to focus on is to cast a wide net and meet our customers where they are. The dogma and the orthodoxy of saying th... More

Rise of the Smart Contract (Forbes)

The lowly contract, a staple of business transactions everywhere, is about to get a major facelift. A smart contract is one in which every resource involved can be uniquely identif... More

Report: Data Ownership is Top Priority for Brands Worldwide (CMO)

Brands are prioritizing greater ownership and control over their data as they ramp up their investments in customer experience and personalised services, according to new research.... More

The Value of Metadata (Forbes)

What is less well understand by managers, data analysts, or technologists, is the value of metadata. This is partially due to the fact that in a typical relational database, the me... More

Why Data Visualization is Equal Parts Data Art, Data Science (Forbes)

One of the most powerful ways through which we convey the results of data science is visualization, from simple Excel graphs through advanced displays like network diagrams and bes... More

The Rise of Smart Speakers, Voice Could Boost Data Centers (Data Center Frontier)

As people use their gadgets more and more in their daily lives, most probably never think about the data centers working on the back end to power these incredible capabilities. Dat... More

Data Science is in Demand at Ad Agencies (eMarketer)

As digital ad buying becomes more automated and data-driven, marketers need to improve their data skill sets. In a survey of US marketers, 54% of respondents said one of the main r... More

The Petabytes of Data Behind Montreux Jazz Festival’s Legacy (Western Digital Blog)

The variety of music is matched with the variety of ways the festival keeps in touch with their fans using resources like Montreux Jazz Live, Concert Database and the 50th edition ... More

Data: The One Asset Impacting the Valuation of Growing Businesses (Digitalist)

Midsize businesses grow in many ways, such as securing partnership investment and securing loans to strengthen operations. The success of these strategies comes down to the company... More

How to Take Data Science from Siloed Playgrounds to Enterprise AI (Avanade Insights)

What comes to mind when you hear the term “self-service analytics?” For most of us, we think of data visualization and tools. What we don’t consider is how to enable our data... More

Data: The Fuel Powering AI, Digital Transformation (Forbes)

The currency of tomorrow isn’t what you think: It’s not cold hard cash, precious metals, land or even cryptocurrency – it’s data. In the very near future, every company in ... More

SAS Wants to Spread its Footprint (ZDNet)

Long the domain of elite data miners, SAS wants to engage the rest of the analytics team for the full analytics lifecycle. SAS’s opportunity is in transitioning its portfolio to ... More