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2015 Smart Data Conference to Feature Semantic Technologies & Cognitive Computing

by Angela Guess The team here at DATAVERSITY® Education, LLC, is proud to announce “the merger of two annual events into one new conference, the Smart Data Conference.

Bringing the Semantic Web and Linked Data to All

by Jennifer Zaino The Semantic Web and Linked Data promise so much to so many in the world.

NoSQL Databases Aren’t Going Away

by Angela Guess Matt Asay recently wrote for TechRepublic, “Of any enterprise technology, enterprises are most dedicated to their chosen database. Once data goes into a particular database, CIOs hate to take it out.

CrowdFlower Launches New Open Data Initiative and Releases the World’s Largest Human-Curated Data Repository

by Angela Guess A new article out of the company reports, “CrowdFlower (, the leading data enrichment platform for data scientists, today announced Data for Everyone (

Top Insights from Gartner’s 2015 Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence

by Angela Guess Forbes contributor Louis Columbus recently wrote, “Business Intelligence (BI) platforms grew 9% in 2013, and are projected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 8.7% through 2018.

IBM Acquires AlchemyAPI, Bringing in Some New Smarts for Watson

by Angela Guess Doug Henschen recently reported for Information Week, “IBM on Wednesday announced it has acquired AlchemyAPI, a provider of natural-language processing and image-analysis services and technologies.