Looker Answers Big Data Questions in an ‘Instant’

Looker announced Instant Explore, which allows anyone to instantly and securely analyze their data without waiting for help from an analyst – no coding or SQL is necessary. Using Looker, anyone can now discover patterns and analyze metrics with a few clicks of the mouse. Instant Explore is available today to all Looker customers seeking to instantly understand their data.

from insideBIGDATA https://insidebigdata.com/2017/06/13/looker-answers-big-data-questions-instant/

Interview: Patrick Moakley, Director of Marketing for HPC & AI at Lenovo

I recently caught up with Patrick Moakley, Director of Marketing for High Performance Computing (HPC) & Artificial Intelligence (AI) at Lenovo, to get his insights about this fast paced industry. Please view the video interview below to hear what Pat has to say.

from insideBIGDATA https://insidebigdata.com/2017/06/13/interview-patrick-moakley-director-marketing-hpc-ai-lenovo/

Big Data is changing: Are You Ready to Grab the Change?

In this contributed article, Juned Ghanchi, co-founder of IndianAppDevelopers, takes a high-level look at the big data industry by examining the significant changes we’re seeing in a variety of business sectors as result of the technology.

from insideBIGDATA https://insidebigdata.com/2017/06/12/big-data-changing-ready-grab-change/

Reaching the Next Level of Open Data Maturity – Arriving at Open Data 3.0

In this special guest feature, Adnan Mahmud, Founder and CEO at LiveStories, discusses the next phase of development in the open data movement, what he calls “data 3.0,” which focuses on increasing the usability of large public databases.

from insideBIGDATA https://insidebigdata.com/2017/06/12/reaching-next-level-open-data-maturity-arriving-open-data-3-0/

“Above the Trend Line” – Your Industry Rumor Central for 6/12/2017

Above the Trend Line: your industry rumor central is a recurring feature of insideBIGDATA. In this column, we present a variety of short time-critical news items grouped by category such as people movements, funding news, financial results, industry alignments, rumors and general scuttlebutt floating around the big data, data science and machine learning industries including behind-the-scenes anecdotes and curious buzz.

from insideBIGDATA https://insidebigdata.com/2017/06/12/trend-line-industry-rumor-central-6122017/

Kinetica Brings GPU Acceleration with SQL to Tableau

Kinetica, provider of the high-performing GPU-accelerated database, announced the availability of native integration with Tableau allowing users to simultaneously ingest, explore, analyze, and visualize data within milliseconds to make critical decisions and find efficiencies, lower cost, generate new revenue, and improve customer experience.

from insideBIGDATA https://insidebigdata.com/2017/06/11/kinetica-brings-gpu-acceleration-sql-tableau/

TOP 10 insideBIGDATA Articles for May 2017

In this continuing regular feature, we give all our valued readers a monthly heads-up for the top 10 most viewed articles appearing on insideBIGDATA. Over the past several months, we’ve heard from many of our followers that this feature will enable them to catch up with important news and features flowing across our many channels. We’re happy to oblige! We understand that busy big data professionals can’t check the site everyday.

from insideBIGDATA https://insidebigdata.com/2017/06/11/top-10-insidebigdata-articles-may-2017/

DimensionalMechanics™ Puts Artificial Intelligence Within Reach for More Organizations

DimensionalMechanics™, a developer of foundational artificial intelligence (AI) technology and deep learning engineering, introduced NeoPulse™ AI Studio, an intuitive set of applications that enable businesses and organizations to custom design AI solutions easily and quickly. The company has raised a total of $6.7 million in funding to date and is planning a series B round this fall. DimensionalMechanics also announced a strategic alliance with GrayMeta, a leader in automated metadata collection, curation and search, to be the first to offer NeoPulse AI to the media and entertainment industry.

from insideBIGDATA https://insidebigdata.com/2017/06/10/dimensionalmechanics-puts-artificial-intelligence-within-reach-organizations/

3 Kinds of Big Data Skills All Businesses Should Hire For

In this contributed article, technology writer and blogger Kayla Matthews outlines three types of big data analytics that are proving increasingly relevant and why businesses need to hire people who have solid understandings of them.

from insideBIGDATA https://insidebigdata.com/2017/06/10/3-kinds-big-data-skills-businesses-hire/

Validated Data Supports Accurate Decision Making and Rapid ROI

In this special guest feature, Zahl Limbuwala, Co-founder & Executive Director at Romonet, explores how data center managers could verify the accuracy of their data, strengthen the company’s commitment to improving energy efficiency and track ROI on critical infrastructure investments.

from insideBIGDATA https://insidebigdata.com/2017/06/10/validated-data-supports-accurate-decision-making-rapid-roi/