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The IBM-Twitter tie-up: Will it produce results?

Last month IBM and Twitter announced a partnership to help enterprises analyze feeds from the network and get more value...

November 19th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Software that improves customer relationships and business strategy

IT professionals and decision makers are becoming increasingly aware that implementing technology without a clear cut need does not contribute...

November 18th, 2014 Arik Kalininsky

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Using big data analytics to secure the enterprise

Big data analytics is a definite must have for enterprise corporations that want to protect their resources from today’s more...

November 17th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

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Survey to pinpoint shortage of data analytics skills in Canada

As the processing power of IT systems increases so too does the ability of analytics to plumb the depths of...

October 31st, 2014 Howard Solomon

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IBM, Twitter team for data analysis

For many organizations Twitter is a two-edged sword: Some staffers spend too much time on the social network, while others...

October 29th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Canadian Tire money goes digital for analytics makeover

LAS VEGAS -- As loyalty programs go, the iconic Canadian Tire money is hard to beat. Good as cash at any...

October 24th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

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Insurers still struggle with predictive analytics: Study

LAS VEGAS -- The use of anti-fraud technology by insurers in North America is on the rise. However, many companies...

October 22nd, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

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Alpine’s Chorus analytics framework sings with more languages

Having a mountain of data doesn't do much good if there isn't a tool useful enough to pull meaningful conclusions...

October 19th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Words of wisdom from big data conference

One of the problems with big data is that it's big -- if you can't get a handle on it,...

October 17th, 2014 Howard Solomon