Edge vs. Cloud: 5 Factors That Determine Where to do Analytics
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Edge vs. Cloud: 5 Factors That Determine Where to do Analytics

By Michael Kanellos A lot of tomorrow’s analytics will be done locally at the “edge,” or in a public or private cloud. Here’s what will drive where your analysis will happen. Some say everything — all...

Nextcloud Introducing Native Integrated End-to-end Encryption
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Nextcloud Introducing Native Integrated End-to-end Encryption

We are excited to announce what is probably the all-time most requested feature in the 7-year history of our open source file sync and share work: End-to-end Encryption, also called Client Side Encryption. We designed it to...

5 Key Artificial Intelligence Predictions For 2018: How Machine Learning Will Change Everything – Bernard Marr
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5 Key Artificial Intelligence Predictions For 2018: How Machine Learning Will Change Everything – Bernard Marr

During 2017 it was hard to escape predictions that artificial intelligence is about to change the world. In 2018, this is unlikely to change. However, an increased focus on repeatable and quantifiable results is likely...

5 Predictions About the Future of Machine Learning
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5 Predictions About the Future of Machine Learning

Machine Learning is currently one of the hottest topics in IT. The reason stems from the seemingly unlimited use cases where machine learning can play from fraud detection to self-driving cars, and even identifying your ‘gold...

Transforming government services through big data
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Transforming government services through big data

Big data analytics have transformed the way businesses identify trends, challenges and opportunities. As businesses transform digitally using these digital technologies, government departments face the pressure of following suit.  Big data has the potential to...

How Physical Retailers Can Use Data To Expand Their Online Footprint
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How Physical Retailers Can Use Data To Expand Their Online Footprint

Walmart's acquisition of Bonobos, announced on the heels of Amazon’s Whole Foods purchase, has consumers and retailers reeling. Will Walmart tarnish the Bonobos brand? How do the vastly different corporate cultures of the aligning brands reconcile to accommodate their...

Predicting Loyalty Churn – Cathay Pacific Marco Polo [Case Study]
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Predicting Loyalty Churn – Cathay Pacific Marco Polo [Case Study]

Big data can now predict when a high-value frequent flyer is unhappy with an airline loyalty program and is at greatest risk of switching their business to another carrier, and loyalty program. That is the...

73% Are Using Internet Of Things Data To Improve Their Business
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73% Are Using Internet Of Things Data To Improve Their Business

According to the Cisco Visual Networking Index, M2M connections will represent 46% of connected devices by 2020. 95% of execs surveyed plan to launch an IoT business within three years. These and many other insights...

What does ‘open’ mean to IT in the cloud era?
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What does ‘open’ mean to IT in the cloud era?

Open is an overused and loaded term. Yet, it remains one of the centerpieces of IT strategies in the cloud era. The term “open” when used in the IT context is an old and heavily...

How to create a 360-degree customer view using data
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How to create a 360-degree customer view using data

How valuable would it be to know everything about your customer’s interactions with your competition? Creating a 360-degree customer view is considered the holy grail of customer intelligence, and you can create it, today. Would...