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Tamr takes scalable data prep to Google Cloud Platform via Cloud Dataflow

Following the announcement of Google Cloud Dataflow's general availability, Tamr said it was integrating with it to bring scalable data prep to Google Cloud Platform. The Tamr system will enable business analysts to build and publish data sets on their own with minimal need for coding. 

Report: Organizations increasingly find value in content analytics

The concept of content analytics, viewing digital content through the dual lenses of business intelligence and business analytics, has been around awhile. Lately, however, it's becoming less of a "nice thing to delve into when you have the chance" and quickly becoming a business necessity.

Meta Brown's guide to female analytics authors and experts

Looking for a female speaker for your next conference, or for an expert source on analytics who is also a woman? Meta Brown published a booklet today on 262 women who have literally written the book on any analytics related topic you can think of.

Mobile can be a business driver, say panelists

Enterprise mobility has long played an important role for organizations' execution of business processes--from the salesforce delivering presentations on their iPads to warehouse staff using mobile devices to take inventory. But mobile also has the potential to drive the business decisions behind those services, said panelists speaking at the NIST Intersection of Cloud and Mobility Conference.

Most companies will train their own big data pros

Growing interest in big data and business intelligence is good news for existing employees at most companies, recent research finds.

Emerging big data opportunities for CFOs

Companies will become more fluid as time passes and they get better at using big data. But first a major mindset shift must occur, because big data isn't about doing business-as-usual-only-better. It's about doing better business period. 

Mathbabe says you may not be a part of the big data revolution after all

You may think you're 'doing big data' but are you really? Mathbabe says maybe you're not. Here's how to tell if you're really in the big data game.

The future of big data: cognitive computing

Business executives should start rethinking the business value of the software that powers their organizations now. 

Pentaho, Rackspace, Hortonworks partner on Hadoop-as-a-Service

Pentaho has combined its Hadoop integration and analytics with Rackspace's public and private cloud to create the Rackspace Big Data service.

How the CIO can climb the business ladder

While CIOs can show off their IT skills on daily basis, they don't always get the chance, or time, to showcase their business or strategic acumen.