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Data - Driven News
Posted: Monday, October 6, 2014 - 09:05
IBM Provides Clients Superior Alternative to x86-Based Commodity Servers

by Angela Guess According to a new article out of the company, “IBM [on Friday] introduced a new range of systems capable of handling massive amounts of computational data faster at nearly 20 percent better price/performance than comparable Intel

Posted: Friday, October 3, 2014 - 09:15
Making the Hiring and Firing Process More Scientific with Big Data

by Angela Guess Matthew Wall of the BBC reports, “The bald truth is that most companies are pretty bad at recruitment.

Posted: Friday, October 3, 2014 - 09:10
GoodData Raises $25.7 Million for Big Data Analytics

by Angela Guess Ingrid Lunden of Tech Crunch reports, “GoodData, a cloud-based big data analytics firm, is rising higher into the clouds itself.

Posted: Friday, October 3, 2014 - 09:05
AHIMA Releases Framework for Healthcare Data Governance

by Angela Guess Susan D. Hall of Fierce Health IT reports, “AHIMA has released a framework for healthcare information governance at its annual convention in San Diego, calling for commitment to managing information as a strategic asset.

Posted: Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 09:30
Taming Data Integration

by Jelani Harper Successfully integrating disparate data sources and forms of data in a way that provides a unified view of information relevant to a particular application requires several different technologies including: Semantics: By reducing

Posted: Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 09:15
Data Governance as a Business Asset, Not a Checklist

by Angela Guess Jason Hannula of Midsize Insider reports, “Data is no longer just something that IT deals with, as business analytics increasingly pulls data from the dark IT closets and makes it a strategic business asset.