Analytics

Analytics

Quantum Valley the next frontier

At a recent Google GO NORTH event in Toronto, RIM co-founder, founder of the Perimeter Institute and the Institute for Quantum Computing (IQC) and...

3 keys to the Big Data fast-track

One measure of tech ROI is user adoption: software that is not incorporated into workplace processes is of questionable value. Recognizing this principle, creators...

What exactly is AI?

We used to think of artificial intelligence (AI) as the stuff of science fiction. And it was often evil, especially in the movies. Remember...
IBM launches Innovation Space

IBM launches Innovation Space

IBM Canada celebrated the official opening of its Innovation Space for entrepreneurs and startups this month. The goal of this initiative is to provide...
Organizational Intelligence

Organizational Intelligence

This book is about the history of a business technology. Specifically, it traces the emergence and evolution of analytics software. More specifically, it is...
Plugging in to customer experience

Plugging in to customer experience

It wasn’t that long ago that Google Maps became the go to plug-in for business websites. The fact you could “find us” with a...
Analytics may boost network security

Analytics may boost network security

Security is top of mind for most of us. Everyone, it appears, is out to do evil, and to make a profit from it....
Microsecond speed in new financial fabric

The business of analytics: It takes a village…

We’re all familiar with the African proverb “it takes a village to raise a child” – the notion that each of us benefits from...
Nowhere to hide: Nuix Voice speeds audio and video analytics

Nowhere to hide: Nuix Voice speeds audio and video analytics

Nuix, an information protection and security intelligence provider, has announced its partnership with voice analytics vendor Voci Technologies. Under the terms of the agreement, the...
IB Summit

IB Summit 2016 – hot trends and Big BI

“Data is the hot market to be in for users and for vendors,” declared Jeremy Ballanco, Information Builders VP of iWay sales, at IB...
Information Builders plugs the gap

Information Builders plugs the gap

Big Data and analytics are, as we keep being told, hot, hot, hot. Trolling through masses of input from as many sources as we...
Aligning BI skill, practice and healthcare outcomes

Aligning BI skill, practice and healthcare outcomes

ICT skills development has long been lauded as a key input to business productivity, a vehicle for improving labour employability and indeed as the...
Lateral strategy from innovation to infrastructure

Lateral strategy: from innovation to infrastructure

No IT industry concept has engendered as much recent debate as “bimodal IT.” Introduced by Gartner Group in 2014, it describes a future in...
Enterprise Search

Enterprise search on the path to Google experience

Enterprise search is changing its modus operandi – and in some circles, even its name. In fact, the transformation is significant enough for Gartner...
Integration

Maitland integration links technical and business goals

Background: Maitland’s approach to business evolution offers an instructive demonstration of the complex interplay of IT and business requirements – and insight into the...