Data Informed http://data-informed.com Big Data and Analytics in the Enterprise Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:58:50 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Big Data and Analytics in the Enterprise Data Informed clean Data Informed reply@data-informed.com reply@data-informed.com (Data Informed) Big Data and Analytics in the Enterprise big data, analytics, predictive analytics, hadoop, cloud computing, machine learning, data mining, real time, data visualization, bi, business intelligence Data Informed http://data-informed.com/wp-content/uploads/powerpress/Data-Informed_Logo_podcast_iTunes_300x300.jpg http://data-informed.com Dedham, MA Weekly Survey: Security Tops Smart Home Benefits http://data-informed.com/survey-security-tops-smart-home-benefits/ http://data-informed.com/survey-security-tops-smart-home-benefits/#comments Fri, 29 Aug 2014 09:30:14 +0000 http://data-informed.com/?p=15500 A survey about smart homes by home-improvement retailer Lowe’s found that Americans have a favorable attitude toward smart homes and consider security the most important benefit of home automation. Read More...

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A survey about smart homes by home-improvement retailer Lowe’s found that Americans have a favorable attitude toward smart homes and consider security the most important benefit of home automation. Read More...

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3 Ways to Align Technology Services with the Internet of Things http://data-informed.com/3-ways-align-technology-services-internet-of-things/ http://data-informed.com/3-ways-align-technology-services-internet-of-things/#comments Thu, 28 Aug 2014 18:30:59 +0000 http://data-informed.com/?p=15491 The advent of the Internet of Things will create a greater need for maintenance, warranty, and support services attached to all the connected devices that will populate the IoT. MaintenanceNet CEO Scott Herron offers three ways the technology industry can align their service initiatives with this need. Read More...

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The advent of the Internet of Things will create a greater need for maintenance, warranty, and support services attached to all the connected devices that will populate the IoT. MaintenanceNet CEO Scott Herron offers three ways the technology industry can align their service initiatives with this need. Read More...

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Prepare your System for Internet of Things Success http://data-informed.com/systems-essentials-internet-things-success/ http://data-informed.com/systems-essentials-internet-things-success/#comments Thu, 28 Aug 2014 09:30:20 +0000 http://data-informed.com/?p=15449 In Part 2 of our conversation with Mac Devine, the CTO of IBM’s Cloud Services Division discusses must-have features and essential components of a functional Internet of Things system and the challenges of managing an IoT system without them. Read More...

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In Part 2 of our conversation with Mac Devine, the CTO of IBM’s Cloud Services Division discusses must-have features and essential components of a functional Internet of Things system and the challenges of managing an IoT system without them. Read More...

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USTA Teams with IBM to Serve Up Stats for US Open Fans http://data-informed.com/ibm-serves-stats-us-open-fans/ http://data-informed.com/ibm-serves-stats-us-open-fans/#comments Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:30:54 +0000 http://data-informed.com/?p=15459 A massive audience followed last year’s US Open Tennis Championships online, with the USTA’s usopen.org website receiving more than 50 million visits. These fans crave data, and the USTA partnered with IBM to bring them stats, figures, and context. Read More...

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A massive audience followed last year’s US Open Tennis Championships online, with the USTA’s usopen.org website receiving more than 50 million visits. These fans crave data, and the USTA partnered with IBM to bring them stats, figures, and context. Read More...

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Venture Capital Eyes Internet of Things with Growing Interest http://data-informed.com/venture-capital-eyes-internet-of-things-growing-interest/ http://data-informed.com/venture-capital-eyes-internet-of-things-growing-interest/#comments Tue, 26 Aug 2014 17:49:00 +0000 http://data-informed.com/?p=15429 In Part 1 of our conversation with Mac Devine, the CTO of IBM's Cloud Services Division describes the energy he sees surrounding the Internet of Things in the venture capital community. Read More...

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In Part 1 of our conversation with Mac Devine, the CTO of IBM's Cloud Services Division describes the energy he sees surrounding the Internet of Things in the venture capital community. Read More...

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CTOs Top List of Happiest Workers http://data-informed.com/ctos-top-list-happiest-workers/ http://data-informed.com/ctos-top-list-happiest-workers/#comments Tue, 26 Aug 2014 09:30:51 +0000 http://data-informed.com/?p=15421 The career website CareerBliss compiled a list of well-paying jobs with the happiest workers, and ranked Chief Technology Officer at the top of the list. Read More...

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The career website CareerBliss compiled a list of well-paying jobs with the happiest workers, and ranked Chief Technology Officer at the top of the list. Read More...

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Mine Social Media Data to Identify, Manage Risk http://data-informed.com/mine-social-media-data-identify-manage-risk/ http://data-informed.com/mine-social-media-data-identify-manage-risk/#comments Mon, 25 Aug 2014 09:30:54 +0000 http://data-informed.com/?p=15410 Mark Pluta and David Ahrens offer tips for how risk managers can use social media data to maximize situational awareness and identify fraud, location based, and reputational risks to their organizations. Read More...

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Mark Pluta and David Ahrens offer tips for how risk managers can use social media data to maximize situational awareness and identify fraud, location based, and reputational risks to their organizations. Read More...

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Infographic: Back-to-School Spending Expected to Rise http://data-informed.com/infographic-back-school-spending-expected-rise/ http://data-informed.com/infographic-back-school-spending-expected-rise/#comments Fri, 22 Aug 2014 18:30:00 +0000 http://data-informed.com/?p=15379 With this year's anticipated increase in consumer spending on back-to-school items, this infographic by the consumer savings site Brad's Deals, based on a survey of its users, shows how shoppers plan to spend that additional money. Read More...

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With this year's anticipated increase in consumer spending on back-to-school items, this infographic by the consumer savings site Brad's Deals, based on a survey of its users, shows how shoppers plan to spend that additional money. Read More...

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Use Predictive Modeling for Back-to-School Retail Success http://data-informed.com/use-predictive-modeling-back-school-retail-success/ http://data-informed.com/use-predictive-modeling-back-school-retail-success/#comments Fri, 22 Aug 2014 09:30:10 +0000 http://data-informed.com/?p=15394 Retailers are looking to make big gains in the second half of the year to make up for sluggish sales in the first half. Wise use of customer data, from buyer behavior to social media sentiment, will play a big part in the effort. Read More...

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Retailers are looking to make big gains in the second half of the year to make up for sluggish sales in the first half. Wise use of customer data, from buyer behavior to social media sentiment, will play a big part in the effort. Read More...

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DataGravity Launches Data-Aware Storage Platform http://data-informed.com/datagravity-launches-data-aware-storage-platform/ http://data-informed.com/datagravity-launches-data-aware-storage-platform/#comments Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:30:02 +0000 http://data-informed.com/?p=15363 Paula Long’s latest venture, DataGravity, emerged from stealth to introduce its Discovery Series, fulfilling Long’s vision of data storage as a strategic asset. Read More...

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Paula Long’s latest venture, DataGravity, emerged from stealth to introduce its Discovery Series, fulfilling Long’s vision of data storage as a strategic asset. Read More...

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