Cloud Infographic: Machine Big Data Did you know that Chevron manages as much data as Google? Here is a colorful infographic provided by TIBCO Software called “Taming The Monster Of Machine Big Data” which provides some interesting facts on how Big Data is being accumulated. Infographic Source: http://spotfire.tibco.com
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What The Gartner Big Data 2013 Report Means For The Industry Gartner’s 2013 Big Data survey was recently released and has highlighted some of the long held beliefs in Big Data with survey evidence to prove it. The survey itself was primarily focused on companies currently working with Gartner. Despite this, due to the numbers and varieties, this is still a broad and impressive number who can realistically give accurate results. One of the most striking results to come out of the survey was that 64% of companies were planning or have already implemented Big Data systems. This is a significant
Better Data Risk Mitigation for SaaS Providers We live in a world that is rife with internal-controls breakdowns that result in security and data breaches, which can cause tremendous business and reputational damage for organizations. The rise of cloud computing systems has now created an even greater need for organizations to develop the right controls to protect data that reside in the ‘cloud.’ Virtually every organization leverages Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solutions – where data can be easily accessed through a web browser. As most technology providers are migrating away from larger enterprise data systems to the cloud, it opens the doors
How Cloud Services Have Changed the Mindset of Outsourcing The business of information technology outsourcing has been dominated by sizable companies such as IBM, CSC, ASC and others that provide a comprehensive line card of IT services. These mammoth outsourcers were viewed as a one-stop-shop delivering IT services ranging from level-1 help desk to level-3 network engineers and even C-level executives. This one-throat-to-choke mentality was popular with companies looking to outsource as it was thought to replace the finger pointing between multiple vendors with the hopes of a single, unified IT solution. In some cases operational excellence was achieved and
Cloud Infographic: Data – You Cannot Stop It We have covered hundreds of articles with relation to Big Data here at CloudTweaks over the years. We clearly understand its big business and there is a growing need to recruit the right people in order to help us better analyse and uncover important key elements found within the huge mass of data. Included is an infographic provided by Seagate which helps illustrate the direction Big Data is taking. Infographic Source: Seagate
Cloud Startup: Anaplan Brings Accurate Data Analysis Tools Having access to efficient and accurate tools is essential for every successful business plan and operation. To help with company modeling and planning there is Anaplan, a startup out of San Francisco, California. Over the past two years, Anaplan has skyrocketed in growth. From reeling in significant funding to expanding the number of application tools for various aspects of finance and sales, this startup is booming. It isn’t just about big data analysis or operation applications, its more. With Anaplan, clients don’t just receive data analysis, they get results that prepare them