How Big Data is Becoming Smaller Than Small Data

In E-Commerce, Small Data = Big Data and Vice Versa Big Data, small data and everyday data: Is there a meaningful difference between these three information carriers nowadays? The answer by data scientists would be no; some of the information that can be gleaned from Big Data sets these days can also be extracted from […]

Variety in collaboration tools is not a curse!

According to a recent article in ZDNet, “… enterprise collaboration is exciting again.” The reasons given for this include: Low friction “chat” solutions are making collaboration easier in the enterprise. New collaboration tools come with apps that simplify integration with other enterprise systems. Collaboration tools are proliferating and this complicates adoption of a universal enterprise […]

Learn The Latest On All Things Data At The 25 April 2017 Cloudera Government Forum

In the world of data somethings are totally consistent and some are incredibly dynamic. One timeless consistency is that organizations have always sought to optimize the use of data for their mission. That has always been true and all indications are it always will be. But approaches to doing that are more dynamic. Lessons learned and […]

Digital Risk of Data Increases When Employees Leave

Employee turnover can potentially have serious effects on an organization’s productivity, morale, profit, financial resources, and increase an organization’s digital risk posture. The data that employees work with and have access to becomes more vulnerable and susceptible to leaks as employees prepare for departure. Current research shows that employees are increasingly taking sensitive or proprietary […]

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 […]