Big data is a new natural resource. Like other natural resources, big data needs to be successfully mined, refined and delivered in order to create value.
Organizations first need to mine big data through Exploration. Exploration is finding, connecting and understanding the value of all available
The field for the Elite 8 from the "Big Data Smart Sixteen" is set! In the Marketing region, Faster Reporting & Analytics’ star player faltered against the unselfish play and sharing of deeper customer insight of Predicting Customer Behavior (PCB). Paired with the energy and cheers from their
Big data bracketologists are busily selecting their top picks and priorities for the "Smart Sixteen" Big Data Management Tournament. What's most important to Marketing, IT, Finance and Infrastructure? Which business challenge will come out on top? Make your picks today!
I get asked from time to time how Master Data Management (MDM) relates to my work in Sensemaking Systems. There is sufficient confusion to warrant a blog post on this subject, so here it is.
Different missions, different tools. Some organizations will use one or the other; most organizations
Master Data Management is proven to be an efficient discipline empowered by technology components used to create and maintain a single view of core enterprise entities (like customer, product and reference data), derive and maintain relationships between the master entities, and help transform
Do we sacrifice privacy for the promise of big data? Finding a proper trade-off between the benefits of big data and requirements of privacy regulations is becoming a critical area of information governance.
Even though holistic analysis of multiple sources of information for decision making is
Big data environments create significant opportunities along with security challenges. There are risks and threats to the repositories containing data, much of which is financial, personal, intellectual property or sensitive data and subject to compliance regulations. Learn tips on how to secure