Alteryx Analytics Delivers Data Blending Without Limits

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Alteryx, Inc., the leader in data blending and advanced analytics, today announced the availability of Alteryx Analytics 9.1 which continues to empower analysts with more data blending for all of the sources of insight they need to use – all in an intuitive workflow and with no coding required.

What is Big Data? 40+ Definitions

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The big data steam roller continues to move forward, but if you take a brief step back, how would you define “big data?” UC Berkeley’s new Master of Information and Data Science program decided to settle the question once and for all, and proceeded to ask 40+ thought leaders.

The Different Types of Programmers

In this special guest feature, Jesse Anderson from Cloudera writes about his perspectives on becoming a computer programmer including education, aptitude and other musings. As an extra bonus check out the tutorial video at the end of the article.

Datastax Raises $106 Million

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DataStax, the company that delivers Apache Cassandra™ to the enterprise, announced that it has secured $106 million in Series E financing. This amount, together with the $84 million investment in previous rounds, brings the total invested to date to $190 million.

Pioneer and Treasure Data Partner to Develop Big Data Services for the Automotive Industry

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Japan-based Pioneer and Mountain View, Calif.-based Treasure Data today announced a business alliance to develop services for the global automobile industry, leveraging big data generated by telematics, such as data from vehicle electronics sensors.

insideBIGDATA Guide to Predictive Analytics

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In this new Guide to Predictive Analytics we will review how predictive analytics helps your organization predict with confidence what will happen next so that you can make smarter decisions and improve business outcomes. It is important to adopt a predictive analytics solution that meets the specific needs of different users and skill sets from beginners, to experienced analysts, to data scientists.

Monitis Announces Launch of Real User Monitoring

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Monitis, the monitoring specialist, today announced the availability of Real User Monitoring (RUM), a new feature that allows system administrators and website operators to see exactly what their site visitors are experiencing.

Clarabridge Brings Industry-Leading Insight to Customer Calls

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Clarabridge, Inc., a leading provider of intelligent Customer Experience Management (CEM) solutions for the world’s top brands, today announced Clarabridge Speech, the fastest and most accurate enterprise-grade speech-to-insights solution.

An Exciting Year for Spark

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Apache Spark has had an amazing year, and the people behind the open source large-scale data processing engine have pulled some data to show just how fast it has grown in the last 12 months. Databricks, who spun out of AMPlab at UC Berkeley after creating Spark produced the infographic below that highlights some of the data, especially as it catches fire across the industry.

Machine Learning – The Engine Behind Big Data Processing

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In this special guest feature, Sanjay Sarathy of Sumo Logic discusses the three waves of evolution of big data, how machine learning plays a big role in this metamorphosis, and also what’s in store next. Sarathy is CMO at next gen machine data intelligence company Sumo Logic.