10Fold – Big Data Business Insights – 7

Your daily digest of “All Things Big Data” gathered, collected and researched by your very own 10Fold Big Data Practice team.

Big Data

10 FOLD ICON 15x15 An overview of some of the common industry misconceptions.

10 FOLD ICON 15x15 There were several stories surrounding the big data software company, Platfora, and their latest round of funding ($30M) disclosed on Tuesday. Their total is now $95M.

10 FOLD ICON 15x15 Google Life Sciences, now known as Verily (owned by The Alphabet Company) joins the growing efforts of using big data to understand healthcare better.

10 FOLD ICON 15x15 Pure Storage CMO talks about how flash technology is transforming data management and how businesses are missing out on opportunities because of failed data practices.

10 FOLD ICON 15x15 IT Pro Portal offers their 2016 predictions of what will be happening in the world of big data and CRM.

10 FOLD ICON 15x15  CEO Trifacta shares his predictions for the big data economy in 2016.

This Big Data Specialist Shortcuts Business Analytics – Fortune

Platfora Big Data Analytics Platform Scores $30M Round – Tech Crunch

Big Data Analytics firm raises additional $30M- CBR

Google Life Science Rebrands as Verily, uses big data to figure out why we get sick – Fast Company

What happens when big data doesn’t work? – Exchange Wire

2016 Predictions: what’s next in the world of big data and CRM? – IT Pro Portal

Interview: Cashing in on the big data goldmine – IT Pro Portal

Hadoop

10 FOLD ICON 15x15 MapR announced a new product that they hope will help differentiate itself more from the Hadoop pack, called MapR Steams. Streams lets customers share data sources with people or machines that need the information in a subscription- style model.

MapR tries to separate from Hadoop Pack with new Stream Product – Tech Crunch

MapR brings down data silos with converged data platform – CIO


Docker/Container

10 FOLD ICON 15x15 The topic of security and containers is still a matter of debate. The current question – how do you properly secure containers?

How to Secure Containers is still Subject to Debate – eWEEK

IoT

10 FOLD ICON 15x15 If Ad agencies want to survive, they need to keep up with the rapidly growing IoT industry.

10 FOLD ICON 15x15 Forbes reveals that the Tech predictions that have been published are wrong. The current predictions out in the world today forecast impossible results.

10 FOLD ICON 15x15 A new report is predicting that by 2020 the IoT security market will be worth US $28.9B. As a result, solution providers are shifting towards IoT security solutions to safeguard their connected devices.

10 FOLD ICON 15x15 A new survey from Infor shows that 10% of manufacturers claim they already have established IoT projects underway. Also, 33% of them are running a pilot planning a project within the next 12 months.

How Ad Agencies must transform in an IoT world – Forbes

A Series of Unfortunate tech Predictions- Artificial intelligence and IoT are inseparable – Forbes

Internet of Things (IoT) security market worth 28.9 Billion USD by 2020- WhaTech

Global manufacturers braced for IoT: But Lack of ownership sees varied progress – First Post

 

eCommerce

10 FOLD ICON 15x15 The ecommerce market in India is predicted to grow ten folds in the next 5 years to reach US $100B.

e-commerce market in India may touch $100 billion by 2020: FICCI-KPMG Report – The Economic Times

India digital commerce market to touch $128B by 2017: Study – ET Retail

Personalizaton

10 FOLD ICON 15x15  5 things that Black Friday has taught retailers so far about personalization.

10 FOLD ICON 15x15 Boomtrain launched a new application on the Oracle Marketing AppCloud that offers predictive personalization to help businesses form better relationships with customers.

5 things the Holidays can teach you about Personalization – Multichannel merchant

New Application delivers predictive personalization for Oracle users – Beta news