Fintech, Cloud, and Bringing Machine Learning to the Edge

A few disruptive players in the financial services scene came out to a gathering held last Thursday at Google’s offices in the Chelsea neighborhood of New York City. It was all part of an event organized by C2C Global, a community of Google Cloud users, to bring together business leaders and experts to discuss not … Read more

How CINC Cut Down Churn on Its Apps for Real Estate Agents

Real estate lead generation platform CINC made use of FullStory to reduce churn and boost conversions through its mobile app. CINC, part of Fidelity National Financial, offers real estate professionals apps to connect with clients. The company looked at FullStory’s digital experience intelligence as part of an ongoing effort to track issues more efficiency, says … Read more

Scuderia AlphaTauri Cranks Up Racecar Efficiency with Epicor

When Scuderia AlphaTauri, a Formula One (F1) team from Italy, wanted to ratchet up its efficiency servicing and maintaining its latest racecar, they turned to Epicor’s Kinetic enterprise resource planning (ERP) platform. (Kinetic is available in a cloud-based form but the racing team is not using that version.) It was a tall order, given that … Read more

Talend Acquisition Targets Data Replication Speeds

Data management and integration provider Talend announced the acquisition of Gamma Soft, a provider of change data capture (CDC) technology that Talend believes will help it meet its customers’ need for ever greater speed in data and analytics. Two forces have been driving the need for this CDC technology and other enhancements to data management … Read more

Alteryx Gears Up for the Analytics Cloud Future

Data and analytics have entered the era of the cloud with two-thirds of analytics for both development and production expected to be performed in the cloud by 2023, according to a Gartner report from November 2021. If your organization is taking your analytics environment to the cloud or planning to, you are in the majority. … Read more

Can Digital Resources Help in Wake of Ban on Russian Energy?

As prices spike at gas pumps across country with Russian oil, gas, and coal imports off the table, the domestic energy industry seems to have digital resources available to help manage potential changes in production. President Joe Biden’s ban on imported energy resources from Russia is meant to convince President Vladimir Putin to cease hostilities … Read more

Snowflake Streamlit Acquisition to Add Open-Source Dev Framework

Enterprise organizations looking to simplify their data analytics and machine learning stacks are among the potential benefactors of cloud-based data warehouse provider Snowflake’s plans to acquire Streamlit. Streamlit is a startup that offers an open-source framework that enables developers and data scientists to build and share data applications quickly and iteratively. The acquisition is expected … Read more

Why Your Company Should Evolve From Data-Driven to Decision-Driven

It felt right, this universal call to be a data-driven organization. You should analyze the data to guide your business decisions, right? But if that was the right call, then why do industry analysts peg the majority of data analytics projects, including AI projects, as failures? Shouldn’t the score board be clocking more wins for … Read more

The Power of Technology for the Middle Market Sector

Middle market businesses are the economy’s unsung heroes. They serve as critical points in the nation’s supply chain and fill the gap between the smaller “mom-and-pop” shops and other more prominent enterprise-level players, giving them the ability to be more nimble, flexible, and opportunistic. The middle market sector is vibrant but loosely defined: Organizations with … Read more

Litigation vs Google May Cause Ripples in Data Collection

On Monday, at the start of Data Privacy Week, attorneys general from Washington, DC, Indiana, Texas, and the state of Washington filed a lawsuit against Google that alleges deceptive tracking of users’ location history. It stems from claims about how data settings actually function in relation to user privacy, the public’s awareness of such data … Read more