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Waterline Data Launches on Microsoft Azure HDInsight at Ignite 2018
Today we have very exciting news from Microsoft Ignite! As Microsoft announced on their blog, the Waterline Data Catalog is now available on Microsoft Azure…
Scott Whitney September 24, 2018
 
 
TechNews: What CDOs and CAOs Want You to Know
Last week, InformationWeek checked in on how Chief Data Officers and Chief Analytics Officers are faring within the organizations that hired them to help put…
Cynthia Crossland August 23, 2018
 
 
TechNews: The Chief Data Officer Role – Searching for Consensus
TechTarget recently covered a survey that shows how the role of the chief data officer (CDO) is being defined within organizations today. While most companies…
Cynthia Crossland August 7, 2018
 
 
TechNews: How Data Privacy Blunders Fueled the ‘Techlash’
In case you missed it: In today’s political climate and amid the growing scrutiny around how companies like Facebook and Twitter protect user data, populate…
Cynthia Crossland August 2, 2018
 
 
TechNews: Struggling with GDPR Compliance?
Today, we begin a new blog series called TechNews. Each week, we’ll post a business or tech article that we think our readers will find…
Cynthia Crossland July 26, 2018
 
 
As Retail Heats Up, How is the Industry Leveraging Its Data?
The U.S. Commerce Department just announced some good news for retail: 0.8% sales growth over April’s figures—the most growth the industry has seen in six…
Cynthia Crossland June 27, 2018
 
 
2018 is Shaping Up to be Another Big Year for Chief Data Officers
Two Januarys ago, we predicted 2017 would see the rise of the Chief Data Officer and last year did not disappoint. All indications are that…
Marjie Cannon March 15, 2018
 
 
5 Big Data Predictions
In 2025, the world will generate 180 zettabytes of data, up from 10 zettabytes in 2015, according to IDC. This represents a significant challenge for…
Alex Gorelik February 27, 2018
 
 
Tag Based Security – Another Key to Unlocking Self-Service Data
One of the key challenges in big data is data security. The relative lack of security in big data environments is a major issue that…
Todd Goldman November 1, 2017
 
 
Are You an Elmer Fudd Data Hunter?
“Be vewy vewy quiet. I’m hunting data!” If you work with data, chances are you’ve uttered that embellished Elmer Fudd line at least once. And…
Todd Goldman October 25, 2017
 
 
Self-Service Analytics is Not Enough. We Need Self-Service Data!
The idea of “self-service” analytics really took off when Tableau was founded in 2003 with the idea that business analysts shouldn’t have to go to…
Todd Goldman October 18, 2017
 
 
How Nordea Achieved Compliance for Far-Flung Data
Our Waterline Data customers are doing some great things with our Smart Data Catalog solutions—“powerful” things according to one customer in particular. That would be Nordea, the…
Todd Goldman October 12, 2017
 
 
Big Data Poll 3: Keith Urban is Wrong about “Wasted Time”
Welcome to our third installment of our ongoing Big Data polls. (You can read about our first round of data in our “Carpenters” post and…
Todd Goldman October 6, 2017
 
 
Like the Carpenters, New Big Data Polls Show Many Businesses Have “Only Just Begun”
Our MakeBigDataWork webinar sessions have gleaned some interesting data from attendees through polls conducted by the webinar leads. What did we find? That many organizations…
Todd Goldman August 29, 2017

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