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9 Free Online Courses To Pump Up Your Big Data, Analytics Skills
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Do you really need to go back to school and get another degree in order to establish yourself in a career as a data scientist? Maybe not. These nine free online courses can help you explore a range of topics, including Python, R, AI, machine learning, and Hadoop, before you commit to more advanced learning.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/17/2016
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HPE Offers IoT Platform To Build, Analyze Data
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
With eye toward the future, HP Enterprise is now offering a vendor-neutral and multiple network supporting platform for building and analyzing data from the Internet of Things.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 5/20/2016
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Big Data, Analytics Sales Will Reach $187 Billion By 2019
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Market research firm IDC forecasts a 50% increase in revenues from the sale of big data and business analytics software, hardware, and services between 2015 and 2019. Services will account for the biggest chunk of revenue, with banking and manufacturing-led industries poised to spend the most.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/24/2016
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Exar Finds Success Moving Oracle Database To AWS
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
Exar Corp., the Fremont, Calif., chip maker, needed to upgrade its Oracle database at a time of cost reduction and transition. Here's how it moved it to the AWS cloud.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 5/23/2016
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6 Barriers To IoT Data Flow
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
News
Enterprises are integrating IoT devices into their ecosystems to get data that was not available previously. As with most new data sources, there may be concerns about whether the data is accessible, usable, valuable, and secure. Here are a few things to consider as your enterprise moves toward IoT.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 5/23/2016
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SAP Makes Cloud Moves, Google Advances AI: Big Data Roundup
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Cloud, data, and artificial intelligence were hot topics for several major players this week, including SAP and Google. We've got these latest developments and more in our Big Data Roundup for the week ended May 22, 2016.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/22/2016
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HPE Offers IoT Platform To Build, Analyze Data
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
With eye toward the future, HP Enterprise is now offering a vendor-neutral and multiple network supporting platform for building and analyzing data from the Internet of Things.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 5/20/2016
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Microsoft Developing Bing Concierge Bot
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Microsoft is reportedly working on a Bing assistant, which sounds similar to the Google assistant bot announced at Google I/O this week.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/19/2016
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AWS Offers New Options For Running SAP HANA On EC2
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
AWS is launching a new, memory-optimized instance on EC2 dubbed X1 that aims to make it easier to run SAP's HANA in-memory database. The announcement comes on the heels of a deal between SAP and Microsoft.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 5/19/2016
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Salesforce Earnings: CEO Marc Benioff Heaps Love On AWS
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
In unscripted remarks during Salesforce's first-quarter earnings call with analysts, Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff said that Amazon's Jeff Bezos and he and are planning an expanded partnership.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/19/2016
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Google I/O 2016: AI, VR Get Day In The Sun
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
At Google I/O, it was unclear whether the company's intention was to entice programmers with its new artificial intelligence offerings, or simply fry them in the Mountain View, Calif. sunshine. Here's what we were able to see before heat stroke set in.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/19/2016
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Google Sheets, Slides APIs Revamped To Improve Workflow
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Revised APIs for Sheets and Slides aim to help developers make data in Google Apps for Work more readily accessible to third-party apps.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/18/2016
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Domain Abuse Sinks ‘Anchors Of Trust’
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
Georgia Tech researchers create algorithm to help detect rising DNS domain abuse by cybercriminals, nation-state actors.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 5/18/2016
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Welcome To Our Digital Future
Curtis Franklin Jr., Executive Editor, Technical Content
Commentary
Digital transformation is disrupting enterprise IT. David Guzman, CIO of H.D. Smith, has ideas on how to survive and succeed through the disruption.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 5/18/2016
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IBM Storage Breakthrough May Speed Up Smartphones, Apps
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Advances in phase-change memory could lead to a storage technology that approaches the speed of DRAM and can retain data like NAND flash over millions of read/write cycles.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/18/2016
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12 Ways AI Will Disrupt Your C-Suite
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
News
McKinsey & Company estimates that as much as 45% of the tasks currently performed by people can be automated using existing technologies. If you haven't made an effort to understand how artificial intelligence will affect your company, now is the time to start.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 5/18/2016
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Supreme Court Hands Interim Victory To Spokeo Search Site
Dawn Kawamoto, Freelance Writer and Editor
News
The US Supreme Court has sided with Spokeo in a false-data case, saying that the plaintiff failed to show that he suffered a "concrete" injury. The case highlights several warnings for businesses that aggregate data for sale to the public.
By Dawn Kawamoto Freelance Writer and Editor, 5/17/2016
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Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Update Embraces Hybrid Cloud, Big Data
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Microsoft's forthcoming SQL Server 2016 adds better encryption, support for unstructured data queries including those on Apache Hadoop, and new features to enable the hybrid cloud. The updates are part of an overhaul that updates Microsoft's flagship database management platform for a new age.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/17/2016
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9 Free Online Courses To Pump Up Your Big Data, Analytics Skills
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Do you really need to go back to school and get another degree in order to establish yourself in a career as a data scientist? Maybe not. These nine free online courses can help you explore a range of topics, including Python, R, AI, machine learning, and Hadoop, before you commit to more advanced learning.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/17/2016
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Google I/O 2016: What To Expect
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Updates on Project Tango, Android N, and Android Auto are among the announcements we expect at Google's annual developer conference this week. Here's what we know so far.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/16/2016
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AWS IoT Button Lets Devs Customize In The Cloud
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
A programmable version of Amazon's Dash Button, the IoT Button, allows developers to trigger custom actions through Amazon Web Services.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/16/2016
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IBM Watson: Machine-Of-All-Trades
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
From fashion to food to healthcare, IBM's Watson has many guises across different industries. Here's a look at some of the work IBM's AI system has been doing since its Jeopardy! heyday.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/16/2016
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