What Is Data Visualization?

September 8, 2021

Data visualization describes the shape of information formed in a graph depicting a particular context. Data visualizations contain contextual information (the metadata) and the actual data, making the information more straightforward for people to process and analyze. According to DAMA-DMBoK2, […]

Pyston, the Python alternative, gets backing from Anaconda

September 1, 2021

Looking to advance Python performance, data science platform provider Anaconda has hired the lead developers of the Pyston alternative Python runtime. The developers, Kevin Modzelewski and Marius Wachtler, will focus on building an open source community of users, contributors, and […]

How Augmented Analytics Will Change the Analytics and BI Workflow

August 24, 2021

As analyst and journalist Bernard Marr put it, “Without data scientists on staff or available to interpret data and turn the intel into solid business activity, the benefits of data could remain unlocked.” Augmented analytics promises to improve the ability […]

BI Categories, Data Mining

The Distributed Cloud and Data Governance

September 14, 2021


The business of Data Management embraced new complexities when diverse types of data started flowing in—in huge volumes through multiple data channels and in real time. Analysis of very high-speed, high volume, multi-type business data necessitated the growth and development […]

BI Security

How Intrusion Risk Controls Ward off Ransomware Hackers

September 13, 2021

Via: CIO

Ransomware hackers today are getting smarter and more sophisticated. The new object of their desire is often your backups, and the only way to protect them is to keep them inherently secure. This is why security must begin at the […]

BI Categories, Data Mining

What Does Your Data Do For You?

September 13, 2021

Via: CMSWire

What do we need our data to do for us? As consumers, viewers, listeners and more, we are all participants in an exchange of data as we purchase new goods and services, and consumers of data as we watch and […]

Basic Querying, BI Categories

The Post-COVID Digital Transformation of the Data Center

September 10, 2021

Via: Network World

In the early days of the digital era, data centers were mysterious buildings shrouded in secrecy. They were huge, stark buildings billowing steam and looming in the distance. And the secrecy is understandable when you consider that for the enterprises […]