5 Common Data Preparation 'Missteps'

The vast majority of organizations consider data preparation their biggest bottleneck. It costs billions of dollars and delays discovering insights. But reliable data is a necessity in advanced analytics and without it, analytics solutions results are incomplete, or worse, inaccurate.

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Hadoop Hits the Wall of Reality

The big news in the big data ecosystem, as of late, is the recent merger between Cloudera and Hortonworks. As expected, there are many varied opinions on what the unification means for both the merged companies, as well as the future of Hadoop.

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Big Data Streaming: An Evolutionary Leap in Advanced Analytics

There’s a common misconception that big data analysis is driven purely by the innovation of new data mining and machine learning algorithms. And although these are critical components of big data, they’re just one piece of big data analysis.

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Leveraging Cloud Computing for Distributed Analytics

Today’s enterprises operate at a global scale, managing multiple facilities and working with partners across several regions. For you, efficient operations is a necessity to remain competitive.

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Small Insights from Big Data: Using Data to Deliver Targeted, Actionable Intelligence to the Front Lines

Big data shouldn’t mean big reports. On the contrary, big data should reveal key insights that are easily digestible for your team. It should enable you to take action that you’re confident can drive results for your enterprise.

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