There are seven key megatrends driving the future of enterprise IT. You can remember them all with the helpful mnemonic acronym CAMBRIC, which stands for Cloud ComputingArtificial IntelligenceMobilityBig DataRoboticsInternet of ThingsCyberSecurity.
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There are no simple answers to overwhelming data challenges, but one thing is clear. The answer to our challenges is not “less data.” The reasons we have so much data is the continued drive to improve business outcomes in industry, the need to pursue scientific discovery in academia, and the need to improve government support to citizens and the mission of government. We need new concepts and technologies to deal with these massive amounts of new data. We need new ways of doing more analysis and gaining more understanding, and of course we need smart data solutions.

And all indications are we will need increasing amounts of data.

Defense in Depth: Protecting the Organization’s Data

Editor’s note: in this post, Cognitio’s Marty Meehan provides context on an economical, scalable and highly secure defense in depth solution leveraging PKWARE’s Smartcrypt and QuintessenceLabs. – bg The stakes get higher every day. External security threats grow more sophisticated and unpredictable. Internal controls become more complicated and challenging to implement. When data breaches do […]

Chances to Speak at O’Reilly Media’s Upcoming Conferences

O’Reilly Media is looking for speakers to share lessons learned at several of their upcoming conferences. Presentations could be a success story, cautionary tale, hard-won lesson, or perhaps even a worthy failure. Here are some of the upcoming events to consider speaking at: O’Reilly Artificial Intelligence Conference in San Francisco The O’Reilly AI Conference is […]

What Big Data and Public Speaking Have in Common

Public speaking is about turning even boring subjects into an inspiring experience. However, some speakers can make audiences cheer, while others put them to sleep. Genuine passion for the subject and good articulation can help, but successful public speaking engagements take something more. Analytics can actually tell us which elements can transform mere words into […]

Cybersecurity Due Diligence: Now a best practice in Merger & Acquisition (M&A)

Cooley is an international law firm recognized for its technology practice and experience in multiple practice areas, including Mergers and Acquisition (the firm has handled over 1,000 M&A transactions since 2010). In a recent post on the Cooley M&A website titled Cybersecurity Diligence in M&A Transactions, Cooley partners Andrew Lustig and Randy Sabett  bring clarity to a clear trend in the […]

Update on Apache Spot: Tremendous advancement in cybersecurity data analytics and event management capabilities

The trend of applying machine learning and artificial intelligence to the mission of cyber defense is one of the most promising activities in the cybersecurity community. The trend towards eliminating data stovepipes to allow analysts to work over all relevant security data is also a very positive movement. Both of those trends are apparent in […]

Master ElasticSearch on Hadoop Ecosystem with Data Pipelines

Learn A-Z of Integrating ElasticSearch & Hadoop with Hands-on Examples of Building Hive, PIG, LogStash, MR Data Pipelines. In this course, you will learn step by step about ElasticSearch and how to integrate with all major components in Hadoop ecosystem. With real world examples, you will learn how to build various Data Pipelines such as: Ingestion […]