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Spotting Hot Spots With Heat Maps Want to develop a Heat Map mashup using Google Maps and the Heat Map API? GeoSpatial Training Services shows you how it's done at CeoChalkboard.com. This heat map show the concentration of more than 600 Starbucks store closures during the company's 2009 reorganization. GeoSpatial Training Services offers no-cost and low-cost training on the use of Google Earth, Google Maps and various geospatial information systems.
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.
InformationWeek Tech Digest, Nov. 10, 2014Just 30% of respondents to our new survey say their companies are very or extremely effective at identifying critical data and analyzing it to make decisions, down from 42% in 2013. What gives?