To Crack Down on Crime, Take a Look at the Big Picture

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In this special guest feature, Pete Snelling of SAS discusses how law enforcement agencies can yield significant benefit from big data visualization methods. Pete Snelling is a Principal Technical Consultant within the SAS Global Public Security team.

Argyle Data Launches New Fraud Detection and Mitigation Technology

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Argyle Data has been building its team and developing a product suite using machine learning on a Hadoop stack to deliver applications that ingest data and analyze it in real time, reducing the window for detecting fraud or intrusion from hours or days down to seconds.

Mu Sigma Launches muUniverse™

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Mu Sigma, a leading private decision sciences and big data analytics company, has announced the launch of muUniverse™, a new product that serves as a Google Maps for decisions that helps leaders choose the right path.

Big Data Start-up Cognitive Scale Emerges from Stealth

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After 18 months focused on product and technology development, Cognitive Scale has emerged from stealth with the industry’s first technology independent cognitive cloud platform, four vertical industry applications, new customers, partnerships with technology titans, and 22 patents filed.

Waterline Data Science Announces Product to Make Hadoop Consumable by Business Analysts and Data Scientists

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Waterline Data Science has announced the launch of Waterline Data Inventory to enable data self-service on Hadoop, allowing users to find, understand, and help govern Hadoop data.

Feedzai Partners with Datastax for Real-Time Fraud Analysis

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Feedzai, a data science company that uses real-time, machine-based learning to analyze big data to make commerce safe, and DataStax, the company that delivers Apache Cassandra to the enterprise, today announced a commercial partnership under which Feedzai is now part of the DataStax Partner Network.

Sumo Logic Launches Transaction Analytics to Transform How Companies Learn from Business Events

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Sumo Logic, the next generation machine data intelligence company, has announced availability of Transaction Analytics as a component of the Sumo Logic analytics platform to deliver deep visibility into causal relationships across distributed IT systems in order to better inform business decisions.

GridGain In-Memory Data Fabric

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This article is the fifth and last in an editorial series that will provide direction for enterprise thought leaders on ways of leveraging in-memory computing to analyze data faster, improve the quality of business decisions, and use the insight to increase customer satisfaction and sales performance.

SAS Survey: Finding the Right Balance Between Personalization and Privacy

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A new survey from SAS, “Finding the Right Balance Between Personalization and Privacy,” finds a strong correlation between trust and willingness to share information on the part of the consumer. Trust in data security is by far the biggest factor when customers decide to provide information.

Data Science 101: Data Agnosticism – Feature Engineering Without Domain Expertise

From the SciPy2013 conference, here is a compelling talk “Data Agnosticism: Feature Engineering Without Domain Expertise” by Nicholas Kridler of Accretive Health in Chicago.