What is a business intelligence analyst?
Business analyst
Careers & training

What is a business intelligence analyst?

Find out how to become a business intelligence analyst, what the job involves, and what salary you can expect
14 May 2021
What is subnetting?
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Network & Internet

What is subnetting?

Partitioning a single network can help relieve network congestion and increase security
30 Apr 2021
Affogata raises $5.5M for its AI-powered customer intelligence platform
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business intelligence (BI)

Affogata raises $5.5M for its AI-powered customer intelligence platform

Organizations can also use the platform to track and analyze competitors’ strategies
29 Apr 2021
Structured vs unstructured data management
Data
big data analytics

Structured vs unstructured data management

Big Data is big business – if you have the skills to manage it
14 Apr 2021
YouTube growth spikes as most other social media sites stagnate
YouTube on a smartphone
social media

YouTube growth spikes as most other social media sites stagnate

Reddit joins YouTube as a fast grower, albeit on a smaller level
8 Apr 2021
Amazon’s new Lookout for Metrics monitors your organization’s KPIs
Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Amazon’s new Lookout for Metrics monitors your organization’s KPIs

Lookout for Metrics uses machine learning to detect anomolies
26 Mar 2021
Don't rely on data scientists to do AI heavy lifting, former IBM exec warns
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Don't rely on data scientists to do AI heavy lifting, former IBM exec warns

Ex-IBM Watson lead Phil Westcott says he has witnessed “a lot of overspending and wasted resources” during his career
25 Feb 2021
It’s time to give edge computing some space
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data processing

It’s time to give edge computing some space

There’s no time for latency if we’re going to colonise the stars
12 Feb 2021
Oracle helps communications industry create better customer experiences
Oracle
big data analytics

Oracle helps communications industry create better customer experiences

Oracle Digital Experience for Communications provides clients with data for delivering more personalized products, offers and care
2 Nov 2020
RS Analyze monitors health care vendors’ performance
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business analytics

RS Analyze monitors health care vendors’ performance

Application addresses non-compliant purchasing and provides vendor performance tracking
26 Oct 2020
ThousandEyes launches live Global Internet Outages Map
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business analytics

ThousandEyes launches live Global Internet Outages Map

The map provides insight into ongoing and recent internet outages that may be affecting the experiences of customers or employees
23 Mar 2020
How data can help SMBs with digital transformation
Big data
digital transformation

How data can help SMBs with digital transformation

Improve collaboration, enhance customer insights and more by making data a key part of your digital transformation strategy
15 Jan 2020
What is Hadoop?
databases

What is Hadoop?

We explain the Java-based framework powering Big Data and another industrial revolution
29 Aug 2019
IT Pro Panel: Building a data-driven business
Data & insights

IT Pro Panel: Building a data-driven business

Data analytics may be one of the hottest trends of the moment, but it’s not as simple as it sounds
29 Jul 2019
View from the airport: Commvault GO 2018
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data management

View from the airport: Commvault GO 2018

Commvault sets out a stall for data utopianism in the home of country music
15 Oct 2018
How the cloud can add value to Big Data
cloud computing

How the cloud can add value to Big Data

Early adopters are already demonstrating how to get more from analytics via the cloud
12 Sep 2017
Facebook bars Admiral from analysing users' data
data protection

Facebook bars Admiral from analysing users' data

Car insurer wanted to use Facebook posts to determine quote discounts
2 Nov 2016
IBM's cloud earnings grow, while overall revenues shrink
Business strategy

IBM's cloud earnings grow, while overall revenues shrink

Q2 2016 results show that "strategic imperatives" are paying off
19 Jul 2016
IBM Watson powers children's hospital app
business intelligence (BI)

IBM Watson powers children's hospital app

Watson will answer kids’ questions and analyse data for doctors
11 May 2016
RBS 6 Nations hops on analytics train with Accenture
Business strategy

RBS 6 Nations hops on analytics train with Accenture

New insights into annual tournament will be delivered through Big Data analytics
29 Jan 2016
Welcome to the insight economy: Disrupt or be disrupted
Business strategy

Welcome to the insight economy: Disrupt or be disrupted

IBM talks up value of deriving data insight to help businesses gain competitive advantage
26 Oct 2015
How analytics helped Williams deliver a podium finish
business intelligence (BI)

How analytics helped Williams deliver a podium finish

The F1 team uses Avanade to analyse 120GB of data between every race
9 Sep 2015
Intelligent security brought to the fore by HP
Security

Intelligent security brought to the fore by HP

HP claims algorithmic detection principles can reduce costs and increase efficiency
2 Sep 2015