Policy Management for Regulatory Compliance: How Effective Is Yours?

Policies are rarely something that get people excited, but when it comes to the enterprise, they are the foundation for every risk and compliance solution. More importantly, regulators around the world and in every industry, rely on, and in many cases, require corporations to maintain and enforce policies. Policies are what keep your data private, ensure a fair playing field, and generally keep the world a safe place.

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Security: Crucial Component of Cognitive Search

Attivio has been at the forefront of secure search-based applications for the last 8 years. Using our patented query-time join capabilities we are able to store security information in the index separate from the content and use it to apply security filters automatically to ensure that end users only see the most relevant content they are allowed to see. This allows us to automatically preserve security permissions from sources such as SharePoint, Jive, Confluence and other content repositories. 

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IBM, Salesforce, AI. Wait, what?

USA Today’s Marco della Cava ran an article earlier this week, “IBM, Salesforce join AI forces with Watson, Einstein.”  The artificial intelligence-based partnership aims to, “boost the range of predictive analytics it can provide clients.”  Salesforce’s AI Platform, Salesforce Einstein, which mines data to help salespeople close leads, is being combined with IBM Watson to provide data-based insights for businesses.  The integrated solution is reported to be operational in the second half of the yea

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Machine Learning-based Relevancy

Search engines index millions of pieces of information, structured and unstructured. But simply indexing information isn’t enough to give a user the results they need when they perform a search.

The Need for Relevancy

The goal of relevancy tuning is to help a user get the best results for a given query they are trying to run. Relevance is telling the search engine how to best sort the information in its index to ensure search results match search queries as closely as possible. It’s the process of bringing the most relevant information to the top of the result list.

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All About Machine Learning in Cognitive Search

Recent research shows that over 66% of employees are dependent on search in their daily work. But there’s a problem. Forty-one percent are frustrated with their existing search application.

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3 Questions for Matt Maccaux of Dell EMC

Matt Maccaux leads Dell EMC’s global Big Data Practice and he’s one of the featured speakers in our upcoming 2/22 webinar, Building a Modern Data Architecture.

We recently caught up with Matt and asked him 3 questions about his work in Big Data Services.

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What’s Next After Self-Service Analytics?

Accelerate Data Preparation for Agile AnalyticsOver at least the last decade, we’ve seen a steady rise in the demand for self-service BI and analytical tools.

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3 Questions for Mike Moreno of Cloudera

Mike Moreno is the Sr. Partner Marketing Manager at Cloudera, and he’s one of the featured speakers in our upcoming 1/31 webinar with Forrester Vice President and Principal Analyst, Brian Hopkins.

We recently had a chance to catch up with him and get his take on the latest trends & happenings in Big Data & Hadoop.

Attivio: What challenges are you seeing among Cloudera clients?

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From Storage to Insights: Mining Business Value from Information Archives

In the mid twentieth century, author (and librarian) Jorge Luis Borge published a short story called The Library of Babel. The story describes a huge library of many hexagonal rooms, each of which is filled with books. The problem was the books seemed to be nothing but pages of random characters. Readers could make no sense of it.

Many large organizations find themselves in a similar predicament with their digital archives. They have plenty of valuable information. But how to unlock its meaning, relevance, and insight?

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What is the Point of a Modern Data Architecture?

Good question. What is the point? The point is to create measurable business value from enterprise data. Of course, before measurable business value comes insight. The Modern Data Architecture (MDA) recognizes that insight can lie hidden in data of all types—structured or unstructured, messy or modeled, historical or realtime.

 

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