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Explorium | March 23, 2022
Explorium, the External Data platform that automatically discovers thousands of relevant data signals and uses them to improve analytics and machine learning, has released new Salesforce integration capabilities, updates to its user interface, and added company workforce data to its data offering. As the need for external data grows and businesses look for shorter time to insights, new enhancements address user requests to make analytics and machine learning more efficient.
Explorium Salesforce Integration
With the new Salesforce connector, data professionals can now upload Salesforce objects to Explorium, enrich them with external data from Explorium’s collection and export the enriched data back to Salesforce. They can build predictive lead scoring models based on their historical data, and apply the scores to new leads for prioritization on their propensity to convert to customers.
External Data Platform Usability Enhancements
Explorium has also released many new features to improve productivity and overall user experience, accelerating time-to-value for data professionals. New capabilities include enhanced search to find the relevant data signals, improved management of external data projects, and additional support for generating net-new datasets. Additionally, a new guided onboarding experience eliminates the training time and helps users immediately start their projects, further easing the access and use of external data.
New Dataset for Workforce Data Trends
Explorium’s new datasets on company workforce trends provides ‘X-ray-level’ insights into corporate operations, including headcount growth per department, leadership changes, average tenure in company by level, and company diversity. These are powerful indications of strength and stability that go beyond traditional financial performance indicators, providing critical insights for due diligence and other corporate assessments. Workforce data trends expands upon hundreds of business, individual, and geospatial datasets currently available within the Explorium platform. All datasets are pre-vetted for quality and ready to use without any matching and integration challenges.
“Our customers are constantly thinking up new ways to drive their most important decisions with data, AI, and analytics. Our latest enhancements will enable customers to easily use data in applications of their choice such as Salesforce. Explorium’s expanded data gallery with new datasets gives users easy access to a wider variety of data that is ready to use.”
Chen Admati, VP of Product and Platform GM at Explorium
Experience the new Salesforce connector, company workforce trends, and the rest of the Explorium platform for free today.
Explorium provides the first External Data Platform to improve Analytics and Machine Learning. Explorium enables organizations to automatically discover and use thousands of relevant data signals to improve predictions and ML model performance. Explorium External Data Platform empowers data scientists and analysts to acquire and integrate third-party data efficiently, cost-effectively and in compliance with regulations. With faster, better insights from their models, organizations across fintech, insurance, consumer goods, retail and e-commerce can increase revenue, streamline operations and reduce risks. Explorium works with global brands like GlassesUSA, BlueVine, OnDeck and Behalf to enhance AI models for use cases including lead scoring, identifying default risk and fraud, and upleveling analytics.
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Sesame Software | February 25, 2022
Sesame Software, the innovative leader in Enterprise Data Management and creator of Relational Junction, today announced its Lakehouse Platform, providing simplified data architecture by eliminating the data silos that traditionally separate analytics and data science.
The Relational Junction Lakehouse Platform combines the best elements of data lakes and data warehouses — delivering data management and performance typically found in data warehouses with the low-cost, flexible object stores offered by data lakes.
"A streamlined method to access data is difficult to achieve with a separate cloud data warehouse and data lake." - says Rick Banister, founder, and CEO of Sesame Software. "A data lakehouse offers the best of both worlds – by replacing data silos with a single home for structured, semi-structured, and unstructured data, Relational Junction provides a solid and scalable Lakehouse foundation."
Relational Junction Key Benefits:
Provides performance and governance required to support all types of data workloads
Hyper-threaded technology delivers massive scale and speed
Runs operations on one simplified architecture, avoiding complex, redundant systems
Supports advanced analytics, and lower total cost of ownership
Relational Junction: The Lakehouse Foundation
Relational Junction delivers reliability, security, and scalability on your data lake, making it the top data ingest platform to handle vast amounts of data from a wide variety of SaaS applications and databases. With plug-in architecture, new data sources can be added with configuration-only deployment. The platform's scalable architecture continuously evolves with organization-spanning data needs, allowing users easy access to their data and the ability to use how they see fit.
Request a demo to learn more about Relational Junction Junction's Data Lakehouse Platform.
About Sesame Software
Sesame Software is the Enterprise Data Management leader, delivering data rapidly for enhanced reporting and analytics. Sesame Software's patented Relational Junction data platform offers superior solutions for data warehousing, integration, backup, and compliance to fit your business needs. Quickly connect to SaaS, on-premise, and cloud applications for accelerated insights.
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GZ6G Technologies | February 23, 2021
GZ6G Technologies Corp. (OTCMarkets:GZIC), the complete enterprise smart solutions provider for large venues and cities, is implementing its phase two development of proprietary smart solutions product offering, “VenuTrax”; a state-of-the-art logic management solution cloud (SaaS) platform intended to provide venues the ability to directly communicate with customers using 5G & Wi-Fi 6, as well as offer data analytics and artificial intelligence. VenuTrax, developed by our Green Zebra Smart Labs division, will also reimagine enterprise venue location data, wireless visual engagement, and user experience. VenuTrax has a targeted release date of Fall 2021 for both NFL and NCAA venue location opportunities.
“This is an exciting time for GZ6G Technologies and our recently formed Green Zebra Smart Labs division. VenuTrax has been developed to revolutionize how cities and venues operate, providing access to in venue data in real-time, allowing venues to use that relevant data in order to create visual simulations and data forecasting with past, present & future growth capabilities beyond today’s wireless connectivity,” said Coleman Smith, President and CEO of GZ6G Technologies Corp. “Having access to these venue data elements increases predictable outcomes and is expected to dramatically assist venues to manage user experiences, relevant announcements and monetization expectations while saving time and staying on budget.”
VenuTrax Cloud capabilities include:
• Location visual simulation
• Location monetization simulation
• Real-time visual user engagement
• Historical venue data & impressions
• Historical venue AI trends and search capabilities
VenuTrax has been designed to solve venue and city pain points by utilizing existing location data and reimagining the user experience from on-boarding, real time monitoring, and initial insight creation to AI-driven deep exploration, and sharing, allowing venues to take focused action based on real time data vs. venue simulation comparisons. With VenuTrax, users will be able to go beyond creating new insights by using data simulations and exploring existing data within their organization, including data created by third-party software and devices. VenuTrax leverages the underlying Venue Location graph to customize and rank results and outcomes for the particular venue users, engagement patterns, and keyword relevance.
About GZ6G Technologies:
GZ6G Technologies is the complete enterprise smart solutions provider for large venues and cities. Focused on enterprise advisory services and acquiring smart city solutions, developing innovative products, and overseeing smart cities and smart venues, GZ6G Technologies also assists in modernizing clients with innovative wireless IoT technology for the emerging 5G and Wi-Fi 6 marketplaces. Target markets include stadiums, airports, universities, and smart city projects.
Skyflow | June 17, 2022
Skyflow, the Data Privacy Vault company, announced a new integration with Snowflake, the Data Cloud company, at Snowflake Summit 2022. Now, Snowflake customers can quickly and easily integrate Skyflow to isolate sensitive information being shared in the Snowflake Data Cloud and secure it using Skyflow’s Data Privacy Vault. Customers can still query and share sensitive data while it remains protected using the vault, which insulates the application stack and reduces the overall compliance scope.
What if privacy had an API?
Building data privacy infrastructure from scratch or pulling together piecemeal solutions can take a significant amount of time and resources. Skyflow’s API was built so that companies can be up and running with world-class data privacy infrastructure in hours.
“Companies that depend on data often handle PII, but building infrastructure to protect that sensitive data is too often an afterthought. “With Skyflow and Snowflake, teams can unlock the power of data while reducing the time, money, and resources historically spent on privacy.”
Tarik Dwiek, Head of Technology Alliances at Snowflake
Every company should prioritize privacy as they build to keep sensitive data out of unnecessary workflows and data streams. The risk of a security breach and the cost of breaking customer trust becomes amplified in highly regulated industries, like fintech and digital health. Skyflow radically simplifies how companies manage, access and govern sensitive PII data, and with dedicated fintech and healthtech data vaults, PHI and PCI-regulated data can be protected as well.
Global Data Residency and Data Protection for Customer Data
Both startups and enterprises across verticals can benefit from Skyflow’s scalable and customizable approach to privacy. The zero-trust vaults with a simple and elegant API can be deployed anywhere in the world, allowing developers to quickly build applications and workflows without worrying about data privacy, compliance or residency.
Sensitive information can be stored in a specific geolocation to help teams achieve data residency requirements related to GDPR, DCIA, LGPD, PDPA, and Skyflow’s solution can drastically reduce the amount of time and resources needed to achieve compliance with standards like PCI DSS and HIPAA.
“Skyflow is partnering with Snowflake to simplify how developers and CIOs solve for data protection. This is key in a world where privacy is becoming a top priority for users and regulators globally,” says Anshu Sharma, CEO of Skyflow. “Together, Snowflake and Skyflow can help customers put privacy first so they can focus on their core products.”
Founded in 2019, Skyflow is a data privacy vault for sensitive data. Our founders wanted to radically transform how businesses handle their users’ financial, healthcare and other personal data -- the data that powers the digital economy. Inspired by the data vaults that leaders like Apple and Netflix built to handle customer data, our vision was to deliver the same kind of data privacy vault as a simple and elegant API, something any developer could easily build into their application, the same way they use Stripe, Twilio, or Okta. Skyflow is based in Palo Alto, California, with offices in Bangalore, India