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Category Archives: data integration

Top 5 Data-to-Decisions News Trends of 2015

Apache Spark, real-time, cloud BI & analytics, IoT, and self-service where the trends to watch in 2015, and they’ll continue to make waves into 2016. It’s that time of year … Continue reading

December 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

Informatica Takes Comprehensive Approach To Big Data Management

Informatica addresses big-data integration, governance and security through a subscription-based portfolio. But will big data remain a separate world? One irrefutable trend in 2015 has been growing enterprise adoption of big … Continue reading

December 3, 2015 · 1 Comment

SAP TechEd: Inside Cloud For Analytics

SAP’s new platform for BI, planning and predictive analytics promises simplicity and consistency, but it will require a fresh start for BusinessObjects or Lumira customers looking to move to this … Continue reading

October 21, 2015 · 2 Comments

Strata + Hadoop World Report: Spark, Real-Time In the Spotlight

MapR, Pivotal and Teradata were among the who’s who of big data vendors making announcements at Strata + Hadoop World 2015. Here’s a quick analysis. If Strata + Hadoop World … Continue reading

October 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

Looking for Innovators and Disruptors!

Constellation Research has extended the deadline for the annual SuperNova Awards! The new deadline for awards is August 14, 2015. We’re looking for innovators in eight categories, but as the chair of judges in … Continue reading

August 5, 2015 · Leave a comment

Apply For A SuperNova Award – Recognizing Leaders In Digital Business

Every year the Constellation SuperNova Awards recognize eight individuals for their leadership in digital business. Nominate yourself or someone you know by August 7, 2015. The SuperNova Awards honor leaders who demonstrate excellence … Continue reading

July 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

Salesforce Sales Wave Analytics: Full Menu or À La Carte?

News Analysis: Salesforce offers the Salesforce Wave, the platform, and Sales Wave Analytics, the first of multiple apps to come. Should you choose focused apps, the all-purpose platform, or both? … Continue reading

June 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

Salesforce Starts Wave For Big Data

Salesforce announced a good starting point for big data analysis Thursday with the introduction of Salesforce Wave For Big Data, but it’s just that: a starting point. Stay tuned for … Continue reading

May 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

Informatica Sets New Goals For Its Growing Data Platform

Informatica World 2015 Event Report. Last year at Informatica World 2014, this $1-billion-annual-revenue data-integration company introduced the Intelligent Data Platform (IDP). The goal, in part, was to unifying its various products for on-premises … Continue reading

May 13, 2015 · 1 Comment