For all the talk about Big Data being a nascent technology, it turns out there have been quite a few Big Data application projects under way.
A new survey of 516 IT professionals, conducted by King Research on behalf of Actuate, a builder of open source BIRT reporting tools, found on average that organizations are planning to use 4.5 Big Data applications each, and organizations with revenue of over $1 billion reported they already have 3.2 Big Data applications in use.
Clearly, Big Data is starting to move from theory into actual practice at a fairly rapid pace.
IT to focus on three areas in 2014 -- redefining the IT value proposition, enhancing the enterprise information architecture, and realigning talent. ... More >>
If you are planning a BI investment in the near future, here are six common mistakes that you need to avoid to ensure your investment is an effective one. ... More >>
With as many as 50 percent of IT pros having to pay for their own education, let's look at a range of online and free online training resources. ... More >>