Posts by jrounds:


IT Disaster Recovery Lessons from the Tour de France

by   |   July 24, 2015   |   Leave a comment

Quorum CTO Marc Goroff discusses what cycling’s premier event can teach businesses about protecting their data. Read More…


Taking Business Intelligence to a Whole New Platform

by   |   July 24, 2015   |   Leave a comment

James Fisher of Qlik discusses the growing adoption of data-discovery solutions in the BI market and the advantages of a platform approach to data analytics. Read More…


How to Ensure a Successful Transition to the Cloud

by   |   July 23, 2015   |   Leave a comment

Cloud offers myriad benefits and can be a strategic differentiator for companies. Bill Shute of Viewpointe helps you assess cloud options and offers tips for selecting the right cloud provider. Read More…


Can’t Find a Data Scientist? Turn to a Business Analyst

by   |   July 22, 2015   |   Leave a comment

With a shortage of data scientists to meet demand, businesses should look to business analysts to take on many tasks that previously were the responsibility of the data scientist, writes Chael Christopher of New Vantage Partners. Read More…


10 Top Commercial Hadoop Platforms

by   |   July 21, 2015   |   Leave a comment

Bernard Marr shares his view of several commercial Hadoop distributions. Read More…


Data Key to Effective Patient Home Monitoring

by   |   July 20, 2015   |   Leave a comment

Sentrian Chief Medical Scientist Dr. Martin Kohn discusses how big data can be used for home monitoring of patients with chronic disease to detect issues early, improve outcomes, and cut costs. Read More…


Courses and History of the Open Championship [Infographic]

by   |   July 17, 2015   |   Leave a comment

This interactive story map from Esri provides a tour of all the courses active on the selection list to host The Open Championship, along with images and information about each. Read More…


Predictive Analytics Takes B2B Marketing from Good to Great

by   |   July 17, 2015   |   Leave a comment

Keke Wu, director of analytics at Avention, discusses how B2B marketers can apply predictive analytics to their campaign strategies and make these efforts more successful. Read More…


Two Types of Data Scientists: Which is Right for Your Needs?

by   |   July 16, 2015   |   4 Comments

Data scientists are not one size fits all, and employers must understand which type is best suited to their organizations’ needs, writes Dr. Michael Li of The Data Incubator. Read More…


How to Handle Sensitive Data In Any Cloud Environment

by   |   July 15, 2015   |   Leave a comment

Cloud offers many data management advantages, but some organizations still view cloud with trepidation. Sameer Bhatia offers tips for protecting sensitive data in the cloud. Read More…