Loraine Lawson

Loraine Lawson

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ERP Integration: An Overlooked Challenge During Merger & Acquisition

02 Mar, 2015

IT should play a strategic part of any M&A and should pay special attention to the ERP systems as they are notorious for their migration challenges and costs.

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Informatica, Capgemini, Pivotal Partnership Offers Data Lake Jump Start

27 Feb, 2015

It promises a real-time, unified approach to information management that acts like 'search in a box.'

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Is BI/Analytics Market Ripe for Consolidation?

26 Feb, 2015

Gartner's latest Magic Quadrant for BI/analytics sheds some light on a wide range of business solutions.

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Data Visualization: The Next Frontier for Big Data

25 Feb, 2015

Can we interact with data through virtual reality?

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Ventana: Everyone Wastes too Much Time on Analytics Data Preparation

24 Feb, 2015

According to Ventana, research shows that without the right tools, data preparation can take up far too much time.

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Predictive Analytics Pays Off for E-Businesses and Investors

24 Feb, 2015

One expert says that predictive analytics investments are stable against economic cycles, because people will continue to buy, even during downtimes.

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Gartner’s Andrew White on Why True Multi-Domain MDM ‘Too Far-Fetched’

20 Feb, 2015

Gartner addresses the topic, along with other common MDM concerns submitted ahead of the firm’s Enterprise Information and MDM Summits.

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Manufacturing’s Interest in Real Time Driving Big Data Adoption

19 Feb, 2015

Big Data for operational analytics is generating more interest these days.

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What Does Bad Data Cost?

17 Feb, 2015

What does it mean to say data quality 'costs' an organization 10-30 percent of revenues? How is that determined? And will fixing it cost more?

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How Industrial and Manufacturing Companies Monetize Data

16 Feb, 2015

Heavy equipment makers and other industrial companies have found ways to monetize sensor-collected data.

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Coming Soon: Solutions that Target Data Lake Pain Points

13 Feb, 2015

This week in data news, data lakes, Teradata Loom 2.4 and Hitachi is acquiring Pentaho.

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The Underestimated Cost of Monetizing Consumer Data

12 Feb, 2015

Monetizing data ranked as one of the top trends, but companies may find their “digital exhaust” produces little value.

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Internet of Things Value Hinges on Data Interoperability, Integration

11 Feb, 2015

Organizations may have trouble leveraging the data due to proprietary solutions and APIs.

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Startup Focuses on Hadoop-Powered Integration

10 Feb, 2015

After watching how its customer base used the solution, Xplenty decided to shift course and focus on selling its ability to integrate the data and prepare it for analytics.

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Fed IT Leaders: Integration Ranks as Top Challenge for Data Security Solutions

06 Feb, 2015

MeriTalk surveyed more than 300 federal IT leaders for its free report, “Heart of the Network: Data Center Defense.”

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How Data Virtualization Helps Make IoT Data Useful

05 Feb, 2015

Data virtualization allows you to leverage sensor and other Big Data and add context using other data sources.

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What’s ‘Good Enough’ Data Quality?

04 Feb, 2015

Data quality comes with an associated cost and, at some point, that cost is not worth paying to further 'perfect' the data.

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Data Quality: Among Fastest Growing Technology Segments

02 Feb, 2015

Experian research shows that the majority of organizations do have a strategy in place to manage data quality.

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The Essential Questions Data Governance Teams Must Answer

30 Jan, 2015

There are five important points that make for an excellent discussion list for data governance committees.

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Adapting Big Data Governance: Business Buy-In and Technology

29 Jan, 2015

Experts offer several tips on gaining buy-in and meeting technical challenges when taking on Big Data governance.

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