January 3, 2017

    Chief Data Officers and the Challenges of Big Data

    Once Chief Data Officers have identified, confronted, and hopefully overcome the challenges at the bottom and in the middle of the Big Data stack, what’s next? As Andrew Brust of Datameer notes, “At the top of the stack, there are seemingly endless choices. Whether Enterprise BI stalwarts, BI 2.0 challengers, or big data analytics players, the ..
    December 27, 2016

    Chief Data Officers and the Challenges of Big Data

    In my last post, I wrote about what Chief Data Officers tell us are the most pressing challenges they face at the bottom of the Big Data stack —mainly creating a hybrid data architecture that can accommodate modern and legacy data sources. Once that architecture is in place and we move up the stack, CDOs encounter another set of challenges.Data Integr..
    December 23, 2016

    4 Big Data Predictions for 2017

    If you’ve been following the Attivio blog, you’ll know that we have not been shy about sharing our ideas on what we see in the Big Data market right now. But in this post, our CEO, Stephen Baker, shares our predictions for the industry in 2017.Time will tell how accurate these predictions are, but these are the trends we see bubbling up as we talk to cus..
    December 22, 2016

    OEM Partner Tibco Recognized by Forrester Research

    The scope and scale of today’s enterprise challenges are unprecedented in terms of their complexity. Vast volumes of information are scattered across the ecosystem and around the globe, and enterprises often are expected to dynamically retrieve precisely the right data set on a moment’s notice to win a customer’s loyalty. If not, other vendors eagerly ..
    December 21, 2016

    Attivio’s Join Finder Patent

    Attivio’s latest patent covers one of the most interesting features in the Semantic Data Catalog and the one that always gets wows when we demo it – the automatic join finder. Under the hood, the technology replaces manual processes that could take hours or days with a quick, easy process that takes minutes.In short, in the Attivio Semantic Data Catalog ..
    December 20, 2016

    Chief Data Officers and the Challenges of Big Data

    Writing on the O’ site back in August, CEO Jessie Anderson of Smoking Hand, a training company for Big Data technologies, commented on the overall complexity of Big Data, NoSQL technologies, and the distributed systems that deploy them.Chief Data Officers certainly have first-hand knowledge of this complexity and the hurdles it presents to extrac..
    December 16, 2016

    Cadeon and Attivio: A Powerful Partnership

    If Aesop is right and we are known by the company we keep, Attivio’s success is a direct result of our associations with our top-notch channel partners. One of our longstanding resellers is Cadeon, an IT services and solutions provider based in Alberta, Canada. We recently checked in with Cadeon CEO Phil Unger about his ongoing work with Attivio.Attivio: T..
    December 13, 2016

    Chief Data Officers and Data Democracy: The Difference Between Theory and Practice

    Chief Data Officers have a lot of things on their plates. And one of those things is giving users freer access to the data they need. This is what we call "data democracy." Most CDOs like the idea of data democracy in theory. But in practice, the CDOs we talk to find that efforts to create a data democracy face at least four common barriers:Training: Users w..
    November 29, 2016

    The Modern Data Architecture in Financial Services

    An entire ecosystem of tools and data processing frameworks have grown up around Hadoopas companies are building out a modern data architecture. Almost as soon as someone identifies a weakness or limitation—and there have been more than a few—someone else creates a fix. That's one of the reasons the Big Data ecosystem is so complex. And why many large co..


    Gartner Magic Quadrant for Insight Engines 2019
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