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A Day In the Life of An Analyst at BI Summit, Munich - Day 2

by Alan Duncan  |  October 19, 2015

First up, I'm delighted to report that the FitBit thing is working...! There's a combination of stimuli - showing how much I'm walking, how much I'm drinking, and the calorie counting function...

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A Day In the Life of an Analyst at Gartner BI Summit, Munich - Day 1

by Alan Duncan  |  October 15, 2015

Taking a prompt from my esteemed colleague Andrew White and his epic blog notes from the Gartner Symposium in Orlando, I thought it was time to put fingers to the...

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Security Analytics Webinar Questions - Answered

by Anton Chuvakin  |  September 29, 2015

As promised, I am posting selected Q&A from my recent security analytics webinar (recording is here somewhere). As a reminder, the topics were: How to evolve beyond your SIEM to...

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The Art and the Science of Retailing; The March of the Algorithm, and your Chief Data Officer

by Andrew White  |  September 23, 2015

Hidden in the Business and Technology section of the today's US print edition of the Wall Street Journal, under Careers, there is a fascinating article, "Data Pushes Aside Chief Merchants"....

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A Data Lake without any information governance is a data cesspool

by Andrew White  |  September 9, 2015

I had the good fortune of speaking at two briefings last week - one in Dallas and the other in Houston.  The sun was out, the heat was on, and...

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Upcoming Webinar: Demystifying Security Analytics: Data, Methods, Use Cases

by Anton Chuvakin  |  September 4, 2015

I am doing a webinar based on my security analytics research earlier this year (resulting paper [Gartner GTP access required]). This is a great opportunity for those without said access...

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Data and Analytics at Catalyst Conference: Get Oriented Now!

by Svetlana Sicular  |  August 8, 2015

Catalyst conference starts tomorrow. Our track is Building a Sustainable Data and Analytics Architecture for the Digital World, and in addition, there are more talks on data and analytics in...

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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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Tableau On Tour London

by Alan Duncan  |  July 9, 2015

It's been a fair while since I was able to find time to write to my blog - having been at Gartner for nine months now, I think I'm getting...

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