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Skewed analytics cost businesses as much as click fraud

New report shows that ad fraud, a $42 billion a year problem, and skewed analytics both cost businesses 4% of their revenue.

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Quest unveils Toad Data Point 5.6

Toad Data Point 5.6 provides native support for Snowflake.

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Data strategy - the bridge to the post-pandemic economy

Nearly all senior business decision-makers (96%) surveyed report data strategies as essential to their organisations’ positive performance, including an average of 5.97% higher profit growth.

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75% of surveyed CIOs struggle to unlock data insights within their organisation

While 78% of businesses realise the value of digital transformation, only a quarter are using data to drive business strategy.

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VIDEO

Delivering valuable information from the data stack

Michael Queenan, Co-Founder and CEO of Nephos Technologies, explains the importance of understanding the whole data stack – the storage and the governance as well as the analytics – in order to turn the raw data into valuable, actionable information. Michael also details how his company is helping customers on their ‘data literacy’ journey, most recently with the introduction of a Data Governance as a Service solution.

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The benefits of harnessing network data

Sudheer Matta, Vice President Product Management AI Driven Enterprise, Juniper Networks, shares some insights from the company’s recent virtual summit – Driven By Experience. A key theme was the importance of using a combination of data and AI, including AIOps, to help improve network resilience, reliability, security and, ultimately, performance.

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MapR technology provides innovative file system for unified analytics from edge to cloud.
The world leader in beauty leverages data and artificial intelligence with Talend and Microsoft Azure.
MSPs are being squeezed by more demanding customers, having to provide a wider range of services and advice. The good news for the service provider industry in the Manchester area seems to be that competition for customers is not as frantic as in the south of England. But skills issues and a need to keep up the pace of change will impact particularly smaller MSPs, the Managed Services Summit North heard this week.
While 78% of businesses realise the value of digital transformation, only a quarter are using data to drive business strategy.
Over a third of CFOs see big data as a threat to employment.
Alteryx has revealed that approximately 54 million data workers around the world face common challenges associated with the complexity, diversity and scale of their organisations’ data. In an increasingly data-driven world, the term “data worker” spans beyond the 54 million identified in this study, but the findings are indicative of the challenges specific to those engaging in significant data work in their day-to-day jobs. The Alteryx-commissioned IDC Infobrief, The State of Data Science and Analytics, uncovered inefficiencies, ineffectiveness and wasted time as many organisations turn to data as the lifeblood of their digital transformation.
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How to Turn Data into Business Value

Marc Chemin, Global Insights & Data Consulting Leader, shares his view on how our clients can exploit big data and analytics to enhance organizational revenues, customer satisfaction and business processes.

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