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Could A Big Data-Crunching Machine Be Your Boss One Day?

Could Amelia, the “learning cognitive agent”, be your boss one day? I’m on a date with Amelia. She’s neatly dressed, emotionally intelligent and whip-smart. But she’s a little too virtual for my tastes. 31 more words

Business Intelligence

The 123s of CDOs: Activating organizations through data and analytics

This post is the second in a three-part series on how CDOs are transforming organizations through data.
If data exists in an organization, but no one knows how to use it, does it make an impact? 783 more words

Business Leader

Google: Who Watches the Watchman?

Yesterday I read an article which highlights the recent activities of Google. In short, Google has taken it upon itself to enhance internet security by hacking not only its own programs, but the programs of other companies across the internet. 868 more words

Current Events

Six Steps To Big Data Analytics Success

A common challenge that many companies face in starting up their big data and business analytics programmes lies in understanding where to start and how to make it all come together. 46 more words

Business Intelligence

With $26M, Snowflake Computing is hoping its take on data warehousing will hit the mainstream

Snowflake Computing, a big data startup whose CEO Bob Muglia was a former Microsoft executive, plans to announce on Tuesday that it’s coming out of stealth and has taken in a funding round of $26 million, which makes for total investment of around $50 million. 388 more words

Big data startup ThoughtSpot said Tuesday that its core product, the ThoughtSpot Relational Search Appliance, is now available to the general public. ThoughtSpot wants to bring a Google-like search experience for data analytics with its… 58 more words

Snowflake has raised $26M to manage all your data in its cloud

Snowflake Computing, the enterprise-focused startup with former longtime Microsoft executive Bob Muglia as its chief executive, is coming clean today about all the venture funding it’s been sitting on: a cool $26 million since starting in 2012, including a new $20 million round. 278 more words