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The 'Silver bullet' index

by Andrew White  |  July 28, 2015

The Economist has the Big Mac Index.  The Big Mac index is a system that uses the price of an ever day item (a Big Mac) as a means to...

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Catalyst Makes You Look Smart: Big Data Analytics for Non-Data Citizens

by Svetlana Sicular  |  July 24, 2015

Analytics is exploding — it is becoming everybody’s domain, rather than an expert’s domain. The digital economy requires to expand your existing expertise with new knowledge. The digital economy is...

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Big Data Is Pregnant with Analytics

by Svetlana Sicular  |  June 23, 2015

We are at the interesting point: big data time is over. It is now big data analytics time. Many organizations are at the point when they have figured out how...

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On Unknown Operational Effectiveness of Security Analytics Tooling

by Anton Chuvakin  |  June 1, 2015

My security analytics paper has finally published [BTW, one more is coming soon, focused on DIY approach!], but I wanted to share one more post on the topic. If you...

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My "Demystifying Security Analytics: Sources, Methods and Use Cases" Paper Publishes

by Anton Chuvakin  |  May 8, 2015

With much trepidation, I am announcing the release of my “Demystifying Security Analytics: Sources, Methods and Use Cases” – a paper that took a few months of work to complete....

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The Real Case (and scope) for the Chief Data Officer.

by Andrew White  |  May 1, 2015

So like a red rag to a bull, a colleague of mine sent me an article (see Chief Data officer May Go the Way of Chief Electricity Officer) in ComputerWorld that...

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Cool Vendors in Life Science

by Michael Shanler  |  April 24, 2015

Last week, Stephen Davies and I published the Cool Vendors report for Life Science.    The vendors mentioned are all relative new comers (either by incorporation date, or they have recently...

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3 Ways to Advance Your Use of Digital Marketing Metrics

by Jennifer Polk  |  April 17, 2015

John Wanamaker said, “Half the money I spend on advertising is wasted; the trouble is I don't know which half." Unfortunately, Wanamaker is quoted as saying this in early 1900s,...

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Two Main Questions about Big Data

by Svetlana Sicular  |  April 16, 2015

More and more people describe the speed of big data technologies in dog years. In the lightning-fast cadence (“fail fast”), considerations for actual technical professionals who are deploying big data...

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First Crop of R&D Cool Vendors

by Michael Shanler  |  April 13, 2015

After what felt like New England winter that would never end…Spring is finally here.  Daylight hours are stretching, the rays of gold are streaking through the tall pines, and most...

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