The big data battle in your organization is HiPPOs vs. Geeks

The big data battle in your organization is HiPPOs vs. Geeks

SAN FRANCISCO – How big is big data? According to Andrew McAfee, it’s so big it’s about to outgrow the...

April 30th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

The open-source answer to big data

The open-source answer to big data

Open-source source platforms for big data have exploded in popularity. And in the past few months, it seems like nearly...

May 23rd, 2012 brian bloom

Canadian companies use analytics for risky business

Canadian companies use analytics for risky business

Two Canadian financial institutions are using SAS analytics software to take calculated risks based on their big data flows.Scotiabank, a...

April 26th, 2012 brian bloom

Making your big data dreams come true

Making your big data dreams come true

From the Orlando Magic to the Magic Kingdom, two Florida companies are under a big data spell. And today, they...

April 24th, 2012 brian bloom

SAS updates its high-performance analytics offerings

SAS updates its high-performance analytics offerings

SAS Institute Inc. is adding polish to its High Performance Analytics portfolio, announcing a range of product updates at the SAS...

April 23rd, 2012 brian bloom

SAS’s Carl Farrell on staying on top in the big data game

SAS’s Carl Farrell on staying on top in the big data game

In this week's RADIO IT World Canada, executive vice-president for SAS Institute Inc. and former president of SAS Canada Carl...

January 30th, 2012 jd speedy

Big Data analysis the stuff of heroes

Big Data analysis the stuff of heroes

There's a new kind of hero in the popular consciousness. Think TV shows like Numb3rs, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation or...

November 22nd, 2011 Dave Webb

Getting a jump on Big Data

Getting a jump on Big Data

ORLANDO — Run-intensive analytic tasks that used to take hours or days can now be run in a couple of minutes....

October 28th, 2011 Vawn Himmelsbach

Exploiting social media: The next step in business analytics

Exploiting social media: The next step in business analytics

ORLANDO — Data is becoming Big Data, but a lot of companies are still struggling to deal with it.At the...

October 27th, 2011 Vawn Himmelsbach