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Who will win and who will lose in an AI-driven economy?
AI winners will be those companies that work out how to derive competitive advantage from their own unique AI initiatives, says SAS.
Alibaba Cloud achieves 'record' in big data performance
Alibaba Cloud’s MaxCompute has reportedly achieved a world record in big data performance and decision support, as defined by the Transaction Processing Council (TPC).
How cloud technologies are shaping the data-driven contact centre
According to a global Ecosystm cloud study, more than half (53%) of organisations have increased work processes and efficiency as a result of using the cloud.
The inherent flaws in big data analysis
Data governance enthusiasts may advocate for standardisation but it’s not always so clear-cut.
Why confidence in your data is the key to long-term business success
BlackLine finds that putting systems and processes in place to promote transparency, accuracy of reporting and rigorous protection of data is critical for the enterprise.
Data scientists shouldn’t tell data stories alone - Tableau
There are almost 700 Australians with the job title of ‘chief storyteller’, according to LinkedIn.
LogRhythm releases True Unlimited Data Plan for SIEM
CISOs are feeling the brunt of rising data volumes as the cost to protect the vast amount of data in their environment might double — or even triple — year over year.
The growing role of big data in achieving operational excellence
Data is one of the core elements of a digitally intelligent company and it is the key to unlocking real operational excellence.
Cloudera launches machine learning as part of new platform
"Cloudera Machine Learning enables rapid onboarding and agile experimentation at scale for data science teams."
Cloudera unveils enterprise data cloud platform
"CDP is a new approach to enterprise data that delivers a full range of analytic capabilities from the Edge to AI."
LIC utilises AWS to advance NZ's smart farming solutions
LIC, one of the oldest farming cooperatives in New Zealand, states it’s taking advantage of emerging technologies to enable better digital systems for New Zealand farmers that will help them drive the next wave of productivity gains.
Cloud-based data warehousing at the heart of today’s enterprise - Snowflake
Becoming a data-centric organisation has become an aspiration and a goal for thousands of Australian enterprises.
Enterprises must get serious about data governance - Ecosystm
Just as health records being found in a dumpster was a risk in the 20th century, the risks of sloppy data management are real and rising.
Five steps to help improve data integrity in your organisation - Talend
Less than one in three (29%) of data operational workers are confident that data within their organisation is always accurate and up to date.
How the evolution of data will virtually transform our businesses - Denodo
It has become evident that our attitude to data, and how it serves us, has changed dramatically.
Limiting access key to minimising data breaches, says expert
"When a company provides only a minimum amount of access needed for the employees to fulfil their roles, the risk of wide-spread breach greatly diminishes."
Western Digital capitalises on the data economy with new ActiveScale capabilities
Western Digital has extended the capabilities of ActiveScale storage system portfolio in order to provide more options for exabyte-scale data growth.
Mistrust amongst organisations when it comes to data, survey finds
"The different levels of confidence displayed by people at a management level and operational data workers are not surprising, but it is definitely worrying."
10 ways to benefit from the emerging ‘data nation’ - Snowflake
Data is opening up new opportunities for revenue generation that can significantly boost the corporate bottom line.
The rise of document databases - MongoDB
one of the most popular and flexible ways of storing data is via a document data model, where each record and its associated data is thought of as a “document”
HPE leverages technology to address societal and environmental needs
“From protecting our environment to advancing human rights, it is imperative that we make progress for society by conducting our business in an ethical, sustainable and socially conscious way."
Caution needed in AI implementation for A/NZ businesses
Moving slowly and prudently towards the adoption of AI solutions is a strategy that’s likely to serve an organisation better than a fast-paced embrace of AI-centric architecture.
Master stroke: Swimming Australia looks to AWS for cloud and analytics
"Our team will work with Swimming Australia to identify innovation opportunities by leveraging big data technologies to collect, analyse, and share data."
Using data to drive decision-making in the digital era – BOARD International
Business intelligence tools can be useful aids for executives weighing up their options and deciding which way to jump.