ThePulse Software - Cloud - Mobile
15 JANUARY 2014
Cloud Computing SAAS Mobile Big Data Sales & Marketing Leadership
This week's issue brought to you by: SafeNet

Big Data 2.0 Platform

Ashish GuptaAshish Gupta, Actian CMO and SVP, business development, says only a few organizations get full value from Big Data investments; but Big Data 2.0 is changing that. An example is Future Group, which implemented Big Data 2.0 architecture on the Actian Analytics Platform to customize customer experience.

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NoSQL Pendulum Swing

Robert FoxA recent trend has Google potentially leading the charge to a hybrid approach to database technology that promises the benefits of a traditional RDBMS, says Robert Fox, Liaison Technologies VP application development. With so many NoSQL providers entering the market, what impact will this shift have?

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Anecdata Tech Companies

Malcolm KushnerIn Silicon Valley and other tech hot spots, decisions are based on empirical evidence and business is based on data …  well, maybe not, says humor consultant Malcolm Kushner. You may recognize your company in this humorous article on corporate directives to employees.

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Cloud Privacy v. Security

Pejman RoshanAlthough CIOs continue to name security a primary concern, the adoption of cloud services hasn’t slowed, says Pejman Roshan, VP of product management, ShoreTel. He discusses the differences between security and privacy, vulnerabilities, threats, measures, monitoring solutions and best practices.

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User Activity Monitoring

Gaby FriedlanderWhy should businesses monitor computer activity of users, such as system and database administrators and third-party vendors? ObserveIT CTO Gaby Friedlander gives five reasons why this is important and discusses user activity monitoring software and three user privacy best practices.

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Accelerating Big Data 2.0™: Proven Executive Strategies to Transform Big Data into Business Value


ActianThe potential for business transformation from Big Data is enormous — until now only the privileged few have had the resources, vision and capabilities to truly deliver on the promise of Big Data for their organizations. That's about to change.

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Bradley Graham, executive director of Carpe Datum Rx, shares an executive-level prescription for implementing a successful Big Data initiative. This guidance is based on feedback from 160 real-world practitioners, including unique insights gleaned from one-on-one interviews with those responsible for Big Data initiatives at 25 large enterprises whose aggregate annual revenues exceeds $1.43 trillion.

Kick off 2014 with a bias for action — and the benefit of proven technologies and techniques to take your place at the table with Big Data winners.

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