Big Data

Amazon Selling Partner Conferences Sell Out in Six Weeks, with 1,800+ Small and Medium Sized Businesses

By CloudBuzz | March 25, 2019

Events will run in Fort Lauderdale, FL; Chicago, IL; Los Angeles, CA; and Seattle, WA between March and October 2019 Attendees will learn how to leverage tools and resources to help their business succeed in Amazon’s Stores, prepare for seasonal surges, network with fellow sellers, and

Using Data Science and Google Cloud to Win March Madness…Well, Not Really

By Bill Schmarzo | March 22, 2019

I suck at the NCAA March Madness® bracket selection process.  I let my personal biases get in the way of making decisions based upon the numbers.  I over-rate the well-known Big Ten conference and under-rate the lesser-known Mid Majors and fall in

Worldwide Spending on Security Solutions Forecast to Reach $103.1 Billion in 2019, According to a New IDC Spending Guide

By CloudBuzz | March 20, 2019

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., March 20, 2019 – Worldwide spending on security-related hardware, software, and services is forecast to reach $103.1 billion in 2019, an increase of 9.4% over 2017. This pace of growth is expected to continue for the next several years

Succeed in the Intelligent Era with an End-to-End Data Management Framework

By Ronald van Loon | March 19, 2019

The last decade has seen unprecedented advancements in artificial intelligence. We have moved towards a data-centric approach, and data is the center of everything digital. The data collected through different sources is refined, analyzed, and orchestrated with data platforms to

Six in Ten Consumers Willing to Share Significant Personal Data with Banks and Insurers in Exchange for Lower Pricing, Accenture Study Finds

By CloudBuzz | March 14, 2019

LONDON, NEW YORK and HONG KONG; March 14, 2019 – Nearly six in ten consumers would be willing to share significant personal information, such as location data and lifestyle information, with their bank and insurer in exchange for lower pricing

The enterprise data warehouse of the future

By CloudBuzz | March 12, 2019

Though the enterprise data warehouse (EDW) has traditionally been the repository for historical data such as sales and financials, it is quickly evolving to meet the demands of new technologies. These include artificial intelligence (AI), Internet of Things (IoT), mobile

Microsoft opens first datacenters in Africa with general availability of Microsoft Azure

By CloudBuzz | March 6, 2019

Microsoft opens first datacenters in Africa Today, I am pleased to announce the general availability of Microsoft Azure from our new cloud regions in Cape Town and Johannesburg, South Africa. Nedbank, Peace Parks Foundation, and eThekwini water are just a

Why Tomorrow’s Leaders MUST Embrace the Economics of Digital Transformation

By Bill Schmarzo | March 5, 2019

Embrace the Economics of Digital Transformation Why should companies care about Digital Transformation?  Yes, I know it appears as yet another technology-drunk buzzword, but what about Digital Transformation should make it EVERY organizations’ #1 strategic business initiative.  One word:  Economics. And your Digital Transformation

Worldwide Blockchain Spending Forecast to Reach $2.9 Billion in 2019, According to New IDC Spending Guide

By CloudBuzz | March 4, 2019

Worldwide Blockchain Spending Forecast to Reach $2.9 Billion FRAMINGHAM, Mass., March 4, 2019 – Worldwide spending on blockchain solutions is forecast to be nearly $2.9 billion in 2019, an increase of 88.7% from the $1.5 billion spent in 2018, according to

IBM Streams brings real-time insights to IBM Cloud Private for Data

By CloudBuzz | March 1, 2019

Data is organizations’ most strategic asset and AI can help unlock new value and insights from it. Data is flowing through businesses at ever-increasing rates. AI can deliver insights, but the value of those insights can expire if organizations don’t

Oracle Data Cloud Announces New MRC Accreditation For Moat Analytics

By CloudBuzz | February 28, 2019

Moat Analytics Earns MRC Recognition for Sophisticated Invalid Traffic Filtration and Detection in Mobile Apps Oracle Data Cloud today announced that the Media Rating Council (MRC) has granted accreditation to Moat Analytics for its ability to detect and filter sophisticated invalid

Going Digital: Your Boss Doesn’t Get It. Your Clients Don’t Get It Either. What Are You to Do?

By John Pientka | February 27, 2019

Going Digital: Your Boss Doesn’t Get It Digital advertising now exceeds all other forms of marketing communications. But, your boss thinks: old school print and magazines. Your website is so hard to use it’s an industry joke. But nobody seems