Big Data Essentials: Removing the Skills Barrier

Informatica

We’ve all heard the hype around Big Data and how it will transform business and impact our lives. While the promise of Big Data tempts many organizations to start the journey with Hadoop there are barriers along the way that become roadblocks to achieving their business goals. The top challenge companies’ face is finding and retaining Big Data resource skills to staff their projects.
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Spotlight

Software applications nowadays are experiencing an accelerated growth in the amount of data they are required to process. As more software developers look to the cloud to solve scalability issues, many are choosing AWS DynamoDB as their NoSQL solution. One interesting challenge that follows is keeping data in-sync across various distributed locations, a crucial feature for application performance and failure recovery…


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SMALL DATA, BIG INSIGHTS

Agillic

There is a lot of focus on big data, but sometimes it makes sense to look at the small data at hand and explore how to drive value from that. In this webinar, Mike Weston will present how to iteratively work with the data available, from e.g. purchase patterns, web browsing or location data, and gradually grow big insights.
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Thriving in a Hybrid IT Environment: Turning Data into Insight into Action

IBM

Today, consumerization of IT drives user expectations for new apps, richer analytics and support for every device under the sun, IT teams are under increasing pressure to deliver better than “five nines” for virtually every application imaginable, and to do so under a data deluge that shows no signs of abating. And the need is real; The Ponemon Institute estimates the average outage lasts about 90 minutes and costs $450,000!Attend this TechBytes series, presented by Slashdot Media and sponsored by IBM to learn how enterprises of all kinds are taking advantage of the latest in middleware tools to increase business agility, accelerate decision-making, and embrace hybrid environments to meet increasing user demand while reducing operating costs overall. Attendees will learn:
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Monetizing Your Data and Analytics: The 5 Stages of Success with Industry Expert Wayne Eckerson

gooddata

Enterprises are relying on IT to help support corporate 'digital transformation' initiatives by implementing new multi-tenant cloud BI solutions that create new revenue opportunities and accelerate an organization's analytic maturity.
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Beyond data management plans, creative data services in libraries

Library Connect

As researchers and scholars increasingly move toward data-driven research, librarians are offering a growing number of services to support a diverse set of research needs. In this webinar, presenters will discuss large-scale projects and one-to-one consulting at the institute, university and consortium levels. They will explore services provided by librarians with technical expertise in areas such as linked data and data visualization, as well as the role of liaison librarians.
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Spotlight

Software applications nowadays are experiencing an accelerated growth in the amount of data they are required to process. As more software developers look to the cloud to solve scalability issues, many are choosing AWS DynamoDB as their NoSQL solution. One interesting challenge that follows is keeping data in-sync across various distributed locations, a crucial feature for application performance and failure recovery…

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