Fresh New Features for Teradata in the Cloud

September 20, 2016

By Brian Wood, Director of Cloud Marketing The Teradata Everywhere and other Teradata PARTNERS Conference-related press announcements include a number of cloud-specific highlights for Teradata in the Cloud. This post summarizes the key takeaways. First, a reminder for context: Teradata Hybrid Cloud is a customer environment using a mix of on-premises, private cloud, managed cloud,… Read More »

How about trying complex Data Analytics Solutions for size and fit, before you splash the cash?

September 13, 2016

by Alexander Heidl – Analytics & Business Value Consultant, Teradata International The pressure to deliver Alpha – potential above the market average – is immense. And that’s not surprising because in a quick-change disruptive world, Alpha consistency puts an organisation at the sharp edge of its digitally-driven market. If it can be done quickly, that is.… Read More »

Leveraging Our Past to Enable Your Future

September 12, 2016

By Rob Armstrong – As the saying goes; the more things change, the more they stay the same. Those of us fortunate enough to be in the data and analytic field over the past few decades certainly know that is true. While there has been a large change in the data types, data volume and… Read More »

Borderless Analytics Use Cases – Cloud Data Labs, Cloud Bursting, Cloud Disaster Recovery

September 12, 2016

By Rob Armstrong In my last blog, I looked at how the experience of Teradata integrating data and analytics across the enterprise has evolved from the Centralized Data Warehouse to the world of Borderless Analytics. In this blog I wanted to delve a bit deeper into a few of the borderless analytics use cases that… Read More »

Announcing Teradata Appliance for Hadoop 6

September 8, 2016

by Kiran Kamreddy Today we are announcing the latest generation Hadoop appliance from Teradata: Teradata Appliance for Hadoop 6. Ever since we introduced the first generation appliance back in 2012, we have been evolving and improving the Teradata Appliance for Hadoop. It is no surprise that Hadoop is being increasingly adopted inside enterprises because of… Read More »

7 Questions About Data Lakes and Hadoop, Answered by Dan Graham

August 30, 2016

We had a Q&A session with Dan about Data Lakes and Hadoop, to get the scoop on what he’ll present at Teradata PARTNERS Conference, and here’s what we discovered – 1. What is the biggest opportunity right now with a Data Lake and Hadoop? Answer: Data lakes are best at gathering data from dozens of… Read More »

Getting to the IoT Value

August 24, 2016

  by Cheryl Wiebe and Jeff Cohen The Analytics of Things is the Payload In our last posting, we complained about all the noise out there about the IoT infrastructure, the edge devices, the tech, and tried to give you some real nuts-and-bolts advice on getting started.  Once you have grabbed a batch of, visually explored,… Read More »

Aster is Analytics for Humans:  Exploit Data In Hadoop With Teradata Aster Analytics 7

August 24, 2016

by John Thuma Fact:  Teradata is the world’s first big data analytics solution provider and Teradata’s best days are ahead.  As the lead product evangelist for Aster, I am excited to introduce our latest and greatest release: Aster Analytics 7: aka, Aster Analytics on Hadoop.  Yes, Aster on your Hadoop! The Aster advanced analytics solution… Read More »

Accelerating Analytics of Things

August 24, 2016

by: Cheryl Wiebe and Jeff Cohen Getting started with IoT means getting your hands dirty with the data Okay, okay….enough with the high level platitudes.  Enough with the vacuous statements about how IoT is growing, it’s big now, it’s going to be really big in a little while, and soon, a little while later, it’s… Read More »

The Future of Health and Human Services data modeling (Part 1)

August 19, 2016

The question was put to me “When will the IT industry provide reusable clinical and administrative data warehouses for the Medicaid enterprise?” It was a thought-provoking question that was well worth considering. Currently the healthcare insurance and provider industries are guided to target reporting that is defined by government regulation and motivated by financial incentives.… Read More »