Top Irish solution provider expands to Canada

TORONTO – Dublin, Ireland-based solution provider DNM Analytics chose today, St. Patrick’s Day, to announce its expansion into Canada. The company whose expertise is creating dashboards so their customers can get the best

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 17th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

Analyst says IBM’s social consulting shouldn’t worry channel

ORLANDO – IBM has announced that it is building a global consulting practice that offers business strategy, design and data expertise. The new IBM Interactive Experience offers a suite of services that bring

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 29th, 2014 Nestor Arellano

Why visual analytics may benefit from a dose of gamification

In Toronto for a company meeting, Jim Goodnight talks about upcoming applications The SAS Institute is known for business intelligence software used by the biggest corporations around the world. It isn’t known for

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 9th, 2014 Howard Solomon

What HP, NASCAR and wildlife have in common?

BARCELONA, SPAIN – In case you haven’t noticed I was in Barcelona, Spain for the HP Discover conference this week. Covering the high tech industry you get the chance to see a lot

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 13th, 2013 Paolo Del Nibletto

SAP-sponsored study finds predictive analytics investment pays off

According to a study sponsored by German business software vendor SAP AG, 90 per cent of organizations agree that employing predictive analytic software has given their business a competitive advantage. The study, conducted

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 4th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Xerox gets into the big data game

You may have heard the story earlier this year when Wal-Mart in the U.S. put its beer next to its diapers in many of its stores. The reason behind the strange move was

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 3rd, 2013 CDN Staff

How big data analytics can help cyber security

Enterprise organizations should look to big data analytics and other options to battle increasing security threats in 2014, according to technology analyst firm Ovum. The best protected government and military and enterprise systems

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 26th, 2013 Nestor Arellano

Big data and analytics go together like beans and rice

LAS VEGAS – IBM Corp. is making the pitch for big data and analytics to a largely receptive audience at its Information on Demand conference this week. And the business and IT professionals

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 5th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

How smartphones have the potential to change our cities

TOKYO -The future of the world is in your hands. It’s a phrase that used to be just a crude toilet joke but has become more of a reality in this increasingly mobile

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 30th, 2013 Nestor Arellano

Six ways for your business to win with data

ORLANDO -- How far ahead of the data curve was UK-based grocer and retailer Tesco PLC? It had to wait until 1995 to implement its idea for a customer loyalty and discount card (and gather

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 25th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

SAS not ruling out channel-sales for joint SAP in-memory solutions

ORLANDO – A new strategic partnership between SAS Institute and SAP AG will see the vendors bringing their respective in-memory technologies together to help businesses to faster decision-making. SAS is known for its

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 23rd, 2013 Jeff Jedras

SAP taps Avnet’s distribution expertise with analytics offerings

German business software vendor SAG AG is continuing its embrace of the channel through an expanded distribution agreement with value-added distributor Avnet Technology Solutions that targets the popular trend of big data and

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 15th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

SAP promises big partner profit from big data and analytics

German business software SAP AG is touting a report it commissioned by IDC Corp. that estimates SAP partners worldwide will earn as much as US$220 billion in revenue from the vendor’s analytics and

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 31st, 2013 Jeff Jedras

IBM launches PowerLinux server, eyes big data and analytics

Big data, analytics and next generation Java applications in an open cloud environment are among the uses IBM Corp. sees for the new PowerLinux 7R4 servers it launched on Tuesday. It’s part of

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 30th, 2013 Jeff Jedras