Big data and business analytics

Big Data & Analytics for Banking Summit

Big Data & Analytics for Banking Summit
By Rebecca Gibson | 22 September 2016

19-20 October; InterContinental Grand Stanford Hotel, Hong Kong

The summit will explore how banks can implement successful big data initiatives

Companies that leverage data consistently outperform ‘laggards’

Companies that leverage data consistently outperform ‘laggards’
By Lindsay James | 22 September 2016

A new whitepaper from Keystone Research reveals the importance of data and analytics

Helping governments to keep citizen data private and secure

Helping governments to keep citizen data private and secure
By Sean Dudley | 07 September 2016

Microsoft’s Jennifer Byrne explains how the growth of digital information is affecting public agencies

Microsoft’s Jennifer Byrne explains how the growth of digital information is affecting public agencies

How online auction site Trade Me is turning data into gold

How online auction site Trade Me is turning data into gold
By Lindsay James | 01 September 2016

New Zealand’s biggest online auction and classifieds site is empowering managers with better data

Finding the truth in a non-stop avalanche of data

Finding the truth in a non-stop avalanche of data
By Guest | 24 August 2016

With data offering the potential to make significant enhancements to the business, the importance of ensuring it is reliable and trustworthy is paramount. Profisee’s Jeff Wilson explains

The importance of ensuring data is trustworthy is paramount. Profisee’s Jeff Wilson explains

Microsoft researchers enable secure data exchange in the cloud

Microsoft researchers enable secure data exchange in the cloud
By Lindsay James | 10 August 2016

New research from Microsoft aims to unlock the full value of encrypted data by using the cloud 

Tesco Clubcard creator outlines future of analytics

Tesco Clubcard creator outlines future of analytics
By Lindsay James | 28 July 2016

Edwina Dunn says that personal data should only be used for the greater good

ARC Group’s India Forum showcases new technologies

ARC Group’s India Forum showcases new technologies
By Guest | 22 July 2016

Sharada Prahladrao, editor and public relations manager, reports on ARC Advisory Group's 14th India Forum

The July event was themed ‘Industry in Transition: Navigating the New Age of Innovation’

Microsoft furthers its commitment to Apache Spark

Microsoft furthers its commitment to Apache Spark
By Sean Dudley | 07 June 2016

Announcements around open source cluster computing framework made at Spark Summit

2016 Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference

2016 Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference
By Rebecca Gibson | 25 May 2016

10-14 July; Toronto, Canada

Microsoft's biggest partner event brings together more than 15,000 global attendees

Worldwide big data revenues to hit US$187bn in 2019

Worldwide big data revenues to hit US$187bn in 2019
By Rebecca Gibson | 24 May 2016

Largest opportunities to be in discrete and process manufacturing and banking

The big picture: what should data look like?

The big picture: what should data look like?
By Rebecca Gibson | 17 May 2016

When it comes to big data, visualisation is one of the best ways of communicating key messages. Barry Smith, head of sales and marketing at retail data consultancy Ikano Insight, examines some of the best ways to do this and highlights the pitfalls to avoid

Ikano Insight's Barry Smith highlights how data visualisation can communicate key messages

Analysing the future of the retail industry

Analysing the future of the retail industry
By Guest | 12 May 2016

Atul Batra, chief technology officer at Microsoft partner Manthan, shares his views on how the cloud, analytics and big data are transforming the retail industry

Manthan's Atul Batra shares how the cloud, analytics and big data are transforming retail

ACORD2016

ACORD2016
By Rebecca Gibson | 10 May 2016

1-3 November Boca Raton, Florida, US

Summit to show how data and technology can help enterprises overcome challenges

A focus on security: the four keys to data sovereignty

A focus on security: the four keys to data sovereignty
By Guest | 27 April 2016

As the amount of data companies process and create increases, so should the focus on protecting and securing such information, says Chris Henley from Veeam

Companies should focus on protecting and securing data, says Chris Henley from Veeam

More than half of enterprises in Asia-Pacific to invest in big data

More than half of enterprises in Asia-Pacific to invest in big data
By Rebecca Gibson | 25 April 2016

IDC report forecasts that big data and analytics marketing will grow to US$7.0 billion in 2019