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Spark is the New Workhorse of Data Processing on Hadoop

Anand Iyer, Senior Product Manager - Cloudera

This article looks at how the Hadoop ecosystem will evolve with Spark as its core compute engine.

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Three Critical Distinctions in Success with Business Intelligence in 2015

Howard Dresner, President and Founder - Dresner Advisory Services

Will your organization succeed with its business intelligence programs? How can you assess your progress on the journey?

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How Long Data Should be Kept in Warehouses: Two Sides of “Indefinite” Retention

Julie Lockner, VP Product Marketing, Data Security & Archive; VP Market Development - Informatica

Now that data has proliferated and is much more challenging to manage on a personal and professional level, how long should you keep it?

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The Age of Distraction and Rise of Predictive Analytics

Dr. Cindy Gordon, Co-Founder and CEO - SalesChoice Inc.

Here’s why your company should invest in predictive analytics and cognitive computing areas to take advantage of machine-learning approaches.

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Tackling Fraud and Waste with Data Virtualization

Suresh Chandrasekaran, Senior Vice President - Denodo

Organizations have adopted data virtualization to infuse data agility and new capabilities into their existing infrastructure. Here are some industry examples.