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Many Eyes: Sharing Insights on Social Impacts IBM describes its Many Eyes Alphaworks project as "a bet on the power of human visual intelligence to find patterns." The free site lets you upload and analyze data, aiming to "democratize visualization and enable a new social kind of data analysis." This sample analysis compares the greenhouse gas emissions of various nations.
The Agile ArchiveWhen it comes to managing data, donít look at backup and archiving systems as burdens and cost centers. A well-designed archive can enhance data protection and restores, ease search and e-discovery efforts, and save money by intelligently moving data from expensive primary storage systems.
2014 Analytics, BI, and Information Management SurveyITís tried for years to simplify data analytics and business intelligence efforts. Have visual analysis tools and Hadoop and NoSQL databases helped? Respondents to our 2014 InformationWeek Analytics, Business Intelligence, and Information Management Survey have a mixed outlook.