Tag Archives : #BigData


Achieving Big Data value  

Organizations may be leveraging Big Data, but many still struggle with the need to realize value from their initiatives. In the edited interview below, Teradata’s Dan Graham provides some insight into what organizations need to achieve this transition. Dan Graham is well qualified to speak to Big Data opportunity. In the 1980s, he was an […]

Dan Graham, general manager, Enterprise Systems, Teradata Corporation

Dan Grady, social media analytics and enterprise search sales manager, Information Builders

Cloudera and IB partnership delivering Big Data “sizzle”

For many organizations, Big Data is “a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma,” but as the celebrated British wartime statesman advised, “difficulties mastered are opportunities won.” Potential opportunity in Big Data has been defined, many times, as the ability to gain new business insight from analysis of new and existing sources of data […]


Benefits of broader access to open source BI

The appeal of open source software to developers has included the promise of free source code, quick development cycles, and community collaboration contributing to software development projects on a broad level. Over the past several years, some of these attributes of open source have also made their way into the business intelligence (BI) market. Open […]

Lyndsay Wise, president, Wise Analytics

Dan Grady, Information Builders

Dan Grady: Big Data – It’s about Impact, Not Insights 1

InsightaaS: Regular followers of ATN will have seen that I don’t highlight sponsors’ blog posts very often, but this post – which I ran across on LinkedIn – seemed to warrant some attention. In it, Dan Grade of Information Builders (sponsors of our Analytics section) makes the point that insight is only beneficial to a […]


Anatomy of an acquisition: creating the “perfect storm”

Conventional wisdom on developing new capability holds that there are three distinct approaches – companies can build, buy or ally. Each path is viewed as offering its own advantage: while many organizations acquire companies for quick entrée to new IP or resources, others choose to partner for low cost access to technology, and yet a […]

Girish Varma, president, global IT services and new market development, CenturyLink