Infobright speeds up data queries with better math

It’s long been said that close is only good enough for horseshoes, but it’s also good enough for most data...

February 24th, 2016 Gary Hilson

Better ROI is coming to a hospital near you as remote monitoring, big data and other digital health technologies gain traction

Technology has long been touted as the remedy that will lead to more efficient and effective healthcare delivery. A recent...

February 19th, 2016 Gary Hilson


Rocana looks to make big data analysis for IT operations more affordable

Enterprises shouldn’t have to cherry pick which data to analyze, so one vendor wants to make it easier and affordable...

February 5th, 2016 Gary Hilson


Analytics trends for 2016

Several interconnected trends in analytics capability are causing companies to advance their analytics efforts in pursuit of competitive advantage. The...

January 20th, 2016 Yogi Schulz


Can visual analytics be the savior of the oil and gas industry?

Visual analytics is an under-utilized information analysis technology that can be the savior of the oil and gas industry. The oil...

January 14th, 2016 Yogi Schulz


If the words big data and analytics scare you

I remember hearing Barb Stymiest, then the CEO of the TSX, comment that she was glad she had not chosen...

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Pat Finerty interview: Big data analytics with SAS on Hadoop

At this week's SAS Live event in Toronto, we caught up with Pat Finerty, the vice-president of alliances and business...

October 2nd, 2015 Brian Jackson

Sea of big data

Big data vendors look to simplify tools and processes for average enterprise user

The trick to a successful big data initiative is to start small and scale, as vendors release tools to help...

September 30th, 2015 Gary Hilson

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Using analytics in auditing big data

Big data is defined by the large amounts of structured and unstructured data from multiple sources. Auditing big data is...

September 2nd, 2015 Tamer Marzouk