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CDO role needs redefining

Landmark Exasol study defines the changes needed for today’s aspiring CDOs — and the organisations that recruit them — to prosper.

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BSI forms partnership with Exabeam

The Consulting Services team at BSI has announced a new alliance with Exabeam, the security analytics and automation company, to support BSI’s global clients to manage their insider threats, distinguish network traffic, orchestrate responses, and provide cloud based behavioural information analysis.

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Exasol and TurinTech join forces to help enterprises unlock the full potential of AI

Exasol, the high-performance analytics database, has formed a strategic partnership with TurinTech, a leader in artificial intelligence (AI) optimisation that enables enterprises to improve business efficiency and profitability. In combination with its own AI optimisation capabilities, TurinTech will leverage Exasol’s in-memory database to help customers more easily generate high performing models within a fast database in order to support decision making and drive better business outcomes.

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Growing server estates pose DBA challenges

Data professionals are under more pressure than ever, maintaining the performance of fast-growing server estates, managing cloud migrations, meeting increased security and compliance concerns, and coping with staffing and recruitment issues, a survey from Redgate reveals.

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Qlik acquires NodeGraph

Qlik has acquired NodeGraph, a customizable metadata management solution, to help expand its analytics data pipeline capabilities with interactive data lineage, impact analysis and governance and drive “explainable BI,” a higher level of visibility and trust in data. Acquiring NodeGraph advances Qlik’s vision of Active Intelligence, where technology and processes trigger immediate action from real-time, up-to-date and trusted data to accelerate business value across the entire data and analytics supply chain.

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Sagacity’s data expertise drives M6toll traffic analysis

Smarter use of data makes it even easier for M6toll to analyse traffic patterns, providing insight across the business, without calling on data analysts.

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HCL Technologies has issued findings on digital technology investment and deployment by enterprises in the wake of COVID-19. The Digital Acceleration for Business Resilience report, done in conjunction with Vanson Bourne, surveyed 420 senior business and IT decision makers across industries and found the majority of companies (89%) are stepping up their digital initiatives, which the report terms “Digital Acceleration.” The respondents state cybersecurity and cloud are the top two technologies to receive increased investment as a direct result of the pandemic.
Mango Solutions has published the results of a study which reveals that while 95% of companies questioned have a data strategy, less than a third of those (29%), claim their data strategy is clear and widely understood.
A worldwide survey of 196 organisations by Gartner, Inc. shows that 91 per cent of organisations have not yet reached a "transformational" level of maturity in data and analytics, despite this area being a number one investment priority for CIOs in recent years.
Ranplan Wireless, developer of the world’s first 5G combined in-building and outdoor wireless network planning tool for urban environments, has received £300K funding over a two-year period from Innovate UK to develop a data analytics platform that can be used to predict and manage congestion in smart cities. Innovate UK is part of UK Research and Innovation funded by the UK government to drive productivity and economic growth through new ideas and technologies.
Research by Harvard Business Review Analytic Services, sponsored by ThoughtSpot, shows only 7% of organisations are fully equipping their teams with the analytic tools and resources needed to drive decision-making and autonomy.
TigerGraph, provider of the leading graph analytics platform, has expanded its partner ecosystem in the United States, Europe and Asia to help meet the growing demand for its platform.
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Enhancing the dining experience for McDonald’s Belgium

McDonald’s Belgium partnered with Purple, Cisco Meraki and Socialspot to deliver a fast, free and secure guest WiFi network in over 80 restaurant locations across Belgium.

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