Big data and business analytics

Internet of Things World to cover IoT, AI, blockchain, security and more

Internet of Things World to cover IoT, AI, blockchain, security and more
By Rebecca Gibson | 23 March 2017

World’s largest internet of things conference and expo will take place in the US this May

How big data is levelling the playing field for charities

How big data is levelling the playing field for charities
By Lindsay James | 17 March 2017

Attendees at Microsoft’s recent Tech4Good event heard how charities are achieving new insights  

Reaching new levels of connectivity in manufacturing

Reaching new levels of connectivity in manufacturing
By Sean Dudley | 15 March 2017

We speak with Michel Putnik about how Microsoft’s new Connected Field Service solution is helping manufacturers reach a new standard of connectivity through both the products they sell and the customers they serve

Michel Putnik explains how Microsoft’s new Connected Field Service solution is helping manufacturers

Why Interop ITX is going full stack for 2017

Why Interop ITX is going full stack for 2017
By Guest | 07 March 2017

Emily Johnson, digital content editor at InformationWeek, gives an overview of the key IT topics that will be explored at Interop ITX this May

An overview of the key IT topics that will be explored at Interop ITX this May

The growing need for security intelligence

The growing need for security intelligence
By Guest | 20 February 2017

The findings of Kaspersky Lab’s recent Corporate IT Security Risks report not only put cybersecurity threats in a new perspective, they also reveal a serious problem and its possible solution. Mikhail Nagorny explains

Mikhail Nagorny outlines the findings of Kaspersky Lab’s recent report on cybersecurity threats

How to reap the rewards of data management

How to reap the rewards of data management
By Sean Dudley | 17 February 2017

Sean Dudley speaks with Profisee CEO Ian Ahern to find out how the company is differentiating itself in the master data management space

Ian Ahern explains how Profisee is differentiating itself in the master data management space

Interop ITX

Interop ITX
By Rebecca Gibson | 15 February 2017

15-19 May; MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada, US

The independent conference delivers full stack IT education for technology leaders

How to revolutionise retail with personalisation and advanced analytics

How to revolutionise retail with personalisation and advanced analytics
By Lindsay James | 13 February 2017

Retailers need to master every tool that offers them an edge in a hyper competitive marketplace


Willis Towers Watson enhances its executive compensation data offering

Willis Towers Watson enhances its executive compensation data offering
By Lindsay James | 10 February 2017

Enhancements provide more robust data and added efficiency for global organisations

How to turn technical objectives into business value

How to turn technical objectives into business value
By Guest | 08 February 2017

Eric Melcher from Profisee says that, to truly sell the benefit of master data management technology to business leaders, business benefits must be highlighted

Eric Melcher from Profisee outlines the business benefits of master data management technology

Carnival Maritime uses machine learning to optimise cruise operations

Carnival Maritime uses machine learning to optimise cruise operations
By Rebecca Gibson | 02 February 2017

Arundo Analytics uses Cortana Intelligence Suite to predict onboard water consumption

Efma SME Summit

Efma SME Summit
By Rebecca Gibson | 27 January 2017

23-24 March; Milan, Italy

Discussions will focus on big data, analytics, the IoT and artificial intelligence in SME Banking

Reinvent your business with big data analytics

Reinvent your business with big data analytics
By Rebecca Gibson | 20 January 2017

Edward Curry, research leader at Insight NUI Galway and vice president at Big Data Value Association, tells us how he expects big data analytics to transform business operations across all industry sectors

Edward Curry from Insight NUI Galway tells us how big data analytics will transform business operations

New RAC technology warns drivers before they break down

New RAC technology warns drivers before they break down
By Lindsay James | 28 November 2016

Using Microsoft’s Azure cloud service and analytics, RAC has developed a device that can detect faults


Technology firms fear non-technology disruptors, says KPMG

Technology firms fear non-technology disruptors, says KPMG
By Rebecca Gibson | 22 November 2016

New report finds that less than 33% of firms feel prepared to address disruptive technologies

Future Decoded day 2: big data and cloud-driven intelligence

Future Decoded day 2: big data and cloud-driven intelligence
By Lindsay James | 03 November 2016

The second day of the conference saw Microsoft shed light on the technology of tomorrow