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Splunk Takes on Internet of Things and Bolsters Enterprise Security

Tony Cosentino - November 6, 2015

Splunk’s annual gathering, this year called .conf 2015, in late September hosted almost 4,000 Splunk customers, partners and employees. It is one of the fastest-growing user conferences…

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Operationalize Predictive Analytics for Significant Business Impact

Tony Cosentino - October 29, 2015

One of the key findings in our latest benchmark research into predictive analytics is that companies are incorporating predictive analytics into their operational systems more often than…

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Business Case for Predictive Analytics Is Simpler Than You Think

Tony Cosentino - October 20, 2015

Our benchmark research into predictive analytics shows that lack of resources, including budget and skills, is the number-one business barrier to the effective deployment and use of…

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Cloud-Based Analytics Requires Hybrid Data Access and Integration

Tony Cosentino - October 12, 2015

As I discussed in the state of data and analytics in the cloud recently, usability is a top evaluation criterion for organizations in selecting cloud-based analytics software. Data access…

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Skills Gap Challenges Potential of Predictive Analytics

Tony Cosentino - September 3, 2015

The Performance Index analysis we performed as part of our next-generation predictive analytics benchmark research shows that only one in four organizations, those functioning at the highest…

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Data Preparation Is Essential for Predictive Analytics

Tony Cosentino - August 31, 2015

Our research into next-generation predictive analytics shows that along with not having enough skilled resources, which I discussed in my previous analysis, 

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Data and Analytics in the Cloud Is a Reality Today

Tony Cosentino - August 24, 2015

Our recently completed benchmark research on data and analytics in the cloud shows that analytics deployed in cloud-based systems is gaining widespread adoption. (more…)

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Predictive Analytics: Investing and Selecting Software Properly

Tony Cosentino - July 23, 2015

To impact business success, Ventana Research recommends viewing predictive analytics as a business investment rather than an IT investment.  Our recent benchmark research into next-generation predictive analytics  reveals that…

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Who’s Hot in Analytics and Business Intelligence

Tony Cosentino - April 24, 2015

Ventana Research recently completed the most comprehensive evaluation of analytics and business intelligence products and vendors available anywhere. As I discussed recently, such research is necessary and…

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Actuate and OpenText: The Background and Potential Future

Tony Cosentino - January 22, 2015

Actuate, a company known for powering BIRT, the open source business intelligence technology, has been delivering large-scale consumer and industrial applications for more than 20 years. In…