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Digital Transformation and the Need for Data Connectivity

“Digital transformation is really the idea of using digital assets to drive a business. That’s the quick and dirty definition of it,” said Craig Chaplin, Senior Product Manager at Magnitude Software. But amassing digital assets alone won’t lead to transformation without the ability to connect those assets to meaningful insights. Fortunately, businesses are waking up…
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Modern Data Connectivity: The Challenges of Data Integration Demand Simplification

The backbone of mid- to large-scale enterprises today is applications – on premises, in the cloud and oftentimes both. The lifeblood? Application data flowing throughout operational units and beyond. This data enables visibility across geographies and supply chains, customers and consumers that previously was unimaginable. This wealth of information is used to run operations and…
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Data Pipelines and the Promise of Data

The flow of data can be perilous. Any number of problems can develop during the transport of data from one system to another. Data flows can hit bottlenecks resulting in latency; it can become corrupted, or datasets may conflict or have duplication. The more complex the environment and intricate the requirements, the more the potential…
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Streamlining Real-Time Data Integration and Multi-Cloud Management

Data Integration and real-time data are crucial to an organization doing online business and working towards digital transformation. The success of Big Data programs depends on how efficiently an organization can collect data, process and integrate it, and then analyze it. Building flexible Data Management architectures that can support the volume and variety of data…
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Data Catalogs and the Data Engagement Gap

“Data is a natural resource, but it can be either an asset or a liability,” said Paul Brunet, the Vice President of Marketing for Collibra, during a recent DATAVERSITY® interview. In a new study by CEB (a unit of Gartner), respondents said that 75 percent of marketing functions report only marginal returns on their digital…
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Reinvigorating the Data Warehouse Through the Data Pipeline

How can analysts ask all the questions they need and act upon this information in minutes, as it flows through Data Warehouses? As a legacy technology sometimes considered too slow for the modern Big Data and Real-Time Analytics world, what role do Data Warehouse have in enterprises today? In a recent DATAVERSITY® interview and DMRadio…
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Bringing Data Lakes to Everyone in the Enterprise

Should Data Lakes be accessible to the typical less technical savvy business user? Most executives would say yes. After all, companies have and are continuing to implement Data Lakes to meet business needs, specifically to stay afloat with a fast-moving marketplace and with ever changing data patterns.  In a recent DATAVERSITY® interview and DMRadio webinar…
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High Velocity Analytics in Real-Time

Mike Allen, Zoomdata’s Vice President of Products, recently joined Eric Kavanagh, the host of the DM Radio, in discussing Streaming Analytics. The webinar, High Velocity – The What, Why, and How of Streaming Analytics, examined the need for Big Data Streaming Analytics and Real-Time Data Visualization. During the webinar, Allen stated: “Streaming Analytics is a…
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The Evolution of Big Data and Modern Business Intelligence

“Every industry out there is being disrupted and is recognizing the value of this data and how to analyze it to get ahead of others in the competition,” said Anurag Tandon, Vice President of Product Management at Zoomdata. Tandon recently presented a webinar called All the Difference: Rapid Discovery on Modern Data for DM Radio.…
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Finding Untapped Value through Data Governance: Beyond Regulatory Compliance

“You have to look beyond just the granular level issues of compliance. You have to see the big picture – it’s really important to understand what this stuff all really means, how it all works, and how you can benefit your company beyond just being compliant,” said Eric Kavanagh, host of DM Radio Deep Dive…
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