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Data and Business Intelligence

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Data analytics done right

The goal with data should not be to gather a ton of it, but to know how to make better business decisions from the data you have, writes Suketu Gandhi. He discusses how insights from data can truly transform the business.

Big data investments could double among the Fortune 1000

Big data analysis has become firmly entrenched in a majority of Fortune 1000 organizations, and investments in data analytics are expected to double over the next three years, a new study reveals.

News scan: Free Windows upgrades; Job-stealing robots; More

The top news stories for Oct. 13, 2014.

News Scan: Study warns: Embrace big data, or else!; US Chamber urges government to support the digital economy; More

The top news stories for Oct. 9, 2014.

News Scan: Layoffs aside, Microsoft ponders H-1B worker hiring; Did internet providers mislead FCC regarding net neutrality?; More

The top news stories for Oct. 3, 2014.

News Scan: Firms gaining the upper hand with big data; List honors top cyberdefense 'agents'; More

The top news stories for Oct. 2, 2014.

News Scan: Social media benefits not huge according to retail consumers; Mobile app offers drug info on-demand; More

The top news stories for Sept. 25, 2014.

Guidebook helps business execs and CIOs ask the right big data questions

Despite wide-spread interest in big data, many business executives and even CIOs aren't sure what to do with it. A guidebook from research firm Deloitte helps both ask the right big data questions to move the conversation forward.

News Scan: Don't use big data to discriminate, says FTC; Pay cuts at IBM for deficient tech pros; More

The top news stories for Sept. 16, 2014.

Big data value is real and being realized, confirms new study

Despite reports of all its challenges, big data is bringing a big smile to the faces of most IT execs, a new study by Accenture Analytics has revealed.