Changing Your Mind About Big Data Isn’t Dumb
Best Practices
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Best Practices
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Changing Your Mind About Big Data Isn’t Dumb

paulbarsch - December 9, 2014

After all the hype about big data and its mental cousin Hadoop, some CIOs are getting skittish about investing additional…

Storytelling with the Sounds of Big Data
Analytics
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Analytics
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Storytelling with the Sounds of Big Data

paulbarsch - November 10, 2014

Trying to internally “sell” the merits of a big data program to your executive team?  Of course, you will need…

CAPEX Deferred Eventually Makes the Company Sick
Big Data
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Big Data
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CAPEX Deferred Eventually Makes the Company Sick

paulbarsch - September 22, 2014

Wall Street analysts keep waiting for companies to spend money upgrading their infrastructures, but they shouldn’t hold their collective breath. …

Building Information Technology Liquidity
Analytics
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Analytics
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Building Information Technology Liquidity

paulbarsch - August 25, 2014

Turbulent markets offer companies both challenges and opportunities. But with rigid and aging IT infrastructures, it’s hard for companies to…

Adapting to Winds of Change
Big Data
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Big Data
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Adapting to Winds of Change

paulbarsch - August 7, 2014

Look around at global economic conditions. More than skirmishes—near flat out war—in Ukraine, Gaza, Iraq and Syria.  China pushing up…

Analytics
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Do You Have Any Rights in the Age of Big Data Analytics?

Yellowfin - July 24, 2014

With Big Data-related excitement on the verge of finally reaching a crescendo, many market analysts are forecasting gargantuan outlays. But,…

The Rule of Three Works for IT
Best Practices
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Best Practices
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The Rule of Three Works for IT

paulbarsch - July 15, 2014

If you’re a presenter, or simply someone wanting to convey information in a memorable way, you have probably inadvertently or…

Commentary
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Blimp Flies the Friendly NSA Skies and Your Right to be Forgotten

Datacenters - June 29, 2014

Leave it to the environmentalists (NOTE: we have nothing against environmentalists or watch-dog groups, we like them, they at best…

Beware of Big Data Technology Zealotry
Analytics
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Analytics
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Beware of Big Data Technology Zealotry

paulbarsch - June 24, 2014

Undoubtedly you’ve heard it all before: “Hadoop is the next big thing, why waste your time with a relational database?”…

Creating a More Efficient Data Center
Big Data
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Big Data
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Creating a More Efficient Data Center

Cameron Graham - June 16, 2014

As the world increasingly relies on technology, the need for data storage has exploded. In fact, 90 percent of the…