Data 101: Avoid drowning in the analytics data lake

Now more than ever, businesses are focusing on data collection and application in order to stay ahead in this competitive market.

Cybersecurity analytics take on added importance

You can’t test what you can’t measure, as the old saying goes. And for IT, measurements of cyberdefenses are more crucial now than ever. 

Lack of expertise is killing Big Data projects

We’ve all heard about the near limitless potential of Big Data. And if you haven’t been asked to head on up yet, it could be a matter of time until you are. 

Most firms have no Big Data plans

Big Data is the latest phrase to get a lot of hype in the IT industry. But are businesses buying into it? 

What is big data, and what does it mean for IT?

While the term “big data” is often thrown around by tech analysts and vendors, many people in IT are still unclear on what it means – and why they should care about it.