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SAS Goes Cloud, But Will Customers Follow?

SAS Viya delivers cloud-ready architecture for multiple public and private deployment scenarios. But will it appeal to next-gen customers looking for new analytics options? To attend a SAS Global Forum … Continue reading

April 22, 2016 · 1 Comment

IBM Adds Yet More Cloud Data Services To Its Portfolio

  IBM adds cloud services for database deployment, graph analysis, predictive analytics and data-enrichment, hoping to attract developers and data scientists to IBM Bluemix. IBM on February 4 added a … Continue reading

February 4, 2016 · 1 Comment

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

IBM Insight 2015 Spotlights Cloud Services, Spark, Watson Analytics Upgrades

IBM serves up data-analytic cloud services, an Apache Spark service on BlueMix, and new data-discovery capabilities within IBM Watson Analytics. As for that Cognos update? It’s a half step to … Continue reading

October 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

SAP Highlights S/4 Hana Finance, Cloud For Analytics

SAP Financial Excellence Forum offers a preview of TechEd announcements including S/4HANA Finance and SAP Cloud For Analytics. The finance app needs a lift from S/4HANA Logistics while Cloud For Planning is … Continue reading

October 15, 2015 · 1 Comment

Alteryx Does Self Service, Big Data Processing, Too

Alteryx Analytics 10.0 brings self-service data prep and analysis to high-scale platforms with in-database processing on Amazon Redshift, Cloudera Impala, Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle Database, Spark and Teradata. Can analytics … Continue reading

September 10, 2015 · Leave a comment