Is Your Data Meaningless?

Without context, the value of data is self-limiting. It’s not just the collection of data that matters, but the ability to transform raw data...
Unbundling of Application Suites: Big Changes Coming Your Way

Unbundling of Application Suites: Big Changes Coming Your Way

Do you know what the biggest category of spending is in IT today? It’s the class of software (we’ll just call them megasuites) like ERP,...
Big Data Analytics Drive Increased ROI for Truck Manufacturers

Big Data Analytics Drive Increased ROI for Truck Manufacturers

Trucking companies around the world are turning to Big Data and analytics in order to save money and operate more efficiently according to a...
Patient-Generated Health Data, Analytics Boost Organizations’ ROI

Patient-Generated Health Data, Analytics Boost Organizations’ ROI

Patient-generated health data from such things as wearable devices, mHealth apps, and remote sensors is poised to become a key asset for healthcare organizations,...
4 Ways Big Data Has Transformed the Insurance Industry

4 Ways Big Data Is Transforming the Insurance Industry

In order to succeed and be competitive in the ever-changing insurance industry, it’s a no-brainer that insurers must leverage Big Data and analytics. The insights...

Big Data’s Companion: Wide Data

If you’ve worked with Big Data and analytics for long, you’re probably aware of the challenges of mixing structured and unstructured data. However, there...
More Businesses Find Relevance with Big Data

More Businesses Find Relevance with Big Data

In a new study by Capgemini and EMC—over 1,000 senior executives from 10 countries and 9 different industries were interviewed. The results were exciting...

Anatomy of a Decision: Financial Stakeholders

In our last article in our Anatomy of a Decision series, we examined the benefits that centralized and scalable self-service analytics tools provide IT...
Building the Brave New World

Building the Brave New World

One way of attracting attention in a blog is to start out with a contentious statement, so here goes… just because something appears to...
Analytics Integration: Finding The Center

Analytics Integration: Finding The Center

What’s holding back your analytics deployment? For many, it’s a problem of cross-functionality, in that, solutions that work for one department may not work...