July, 2018

Strategies for Monetizing Data: 2018 and Beyond

Strategies for Monetizing Data The data revolution is here, and it creates an investment priority for enterprises to stay competitive and drive new opportunities. One of the brightest areas is data monetization, which describes how to [...]

Kodak Bitcoin mining ‘scam’ evaporates

The company behind a Kodak-branded crypto-currency mining scheme has confirmed the plan has collapsed. In January, a Bitcoin mining computer labelled Kodak KashMiner was on display on Kodak’s official stand at the CES technology show in [...]

The Virtue of Intelligence in the Cloud

According to a recent IDG survey, about 70% of companies have at least one application in the cloud. An additional 43% want to migrate most, or all, of their data workloads and analytics capabilities to the cloud [...]

Where Business Intelligence Is Delivering Value In 2018

Executive Management, Operations, and Sales are the three primary roles driving Business Intelligence (BI) adoption in 2018. Dashboards, reporting, end-user self-service, advanced visualization, and data warehousing are the top five most important technologies and initiatives strategic [...]

New Rackspace Application Services for Databases: “Any Database, Any Deployment, Any Service Level”

Rackspace has been offering enterprise-class database services for more than a decade. Today, we’re taking that service to a new level, with our “any database, any deployment, any service level” approach, which meets customers wherever they [...]

‘What the Hock?’; Broadcom shares sink on shock software deal

(Reuters) – Broadcom Inc’s (AVGO.O) surprise bid to buy software company CA Inc (CA.O) knocked $11 billion off the value of the chipmaker in trading before the bell on Wall Street on Thursday, with analysts struggling [...]

Coupa selected by Zurich Insurance to transform its business spend

SAN MATEO, Calif., July 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Coupa Software (NASDAQ: COUP), a leader in business spend management (BSM), today announced that Switzerland’s largest insurer and global top 100 company, Zurich Insurance Group (Zurich), selected [...]

Driving AI Revolution with Pre-built Analytic Modules

What is the Intelligence Revolution equivalent to the 1/4” bolt?   I asked this question in the blog “How History Can Prepare Us for Upcoming AI Revolution?” when trying to understand what history can teach us about [...]