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Big Data

HBase: The NoSQL Data Store for Big Data

Eli Collins, Chief Technologist - Cloudera

This open source distributed storage system, used in the production systems of many very data-rich companies, fully integrates with Hadoop.

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Everyone Wants into the Internet of Things

Jeffrey M. Kaplan, Managing Director - THINKstrategies

Two big challenges exist for the broad cross-section of players entering the IoT marketplace.

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Earning a Home Run in Your Company Means Taking Some Risks

Hayes Drumwright, Founder and CEO - Trace3

Even the best-run companies can lose their focus when the leadership team feels a sense of entitlement without taking the requisite risks. Here’s how to avoid that.

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New Software Solution for Managing Risks in e-Discovery and Data Retention

John Montaña, Principal - Montaña & Associates

This SaaS solution tells executives what they need to do and know with respect to legal compliance for data sets. The tool includes a risk-management component.

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Dresner’s Point: Three Cheers for Business Intelligence Troublemakers!

Howard Dresner, President and Founder - Dresner Advisory Services

What makes business intelligence initiatives and technology succeed or fail? Here are some BI dos and don’ts and what to do with BI users considered as troublemakers.