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Mon, March 10, 2014 - Building a Security Operations Center (SOC) from scratch or revamping an underperforming one is a daunting leadership challenge. Of all the tasks you have to think about, finding and hiring a set of SOC analysts with the right skill set has to be a top priority.
Wed, March 05, 2014 - Splunk and Tableau have formed a strategic alliance through which Tableau's visual analytics business intelligence platform can connect to machine data from Splunk as a native data source. The partners say the alliance will drive new kinds of real-time business analytics.
Fri, February 14, 2014 - MLB and fashion retailer Alex and Ani use location-sensing beacons to ping customers' phones
Mon, February 03, 2014 - The Dartmouth Atlas of Health Care has more than 100 TB of Medicare claims data. This information, combined with peer-reviewed medical research, informs healthcare policy and helps institutions compare their quality metrics. Like any good atlas, it also uses data-driven maps to prove its points.
Mon, January 27, 2014 - Most marketers agree that big data and data driven-marketing are becoming a critical part of the marketing discipline, but many are unsure how to get where they need to go. Check out this infographic for 10 ways to get started with data-driven marketing.
Thu, January 16, 2014 - Google made big changes to its search engine algorithm in 2013. What will those updates mean for search engine optimization in 2014? SEO experts offer their advice for the new year.
Thu, January 16, 2014 - An integration with Shopkick will send deals to people's smartphones at the front entrance
Thu, January 16, 2014 - The NFL (National Football League) today announced that it has partnered with US networking firm Extreme Networks in a bid to better understand how American football fans are engaging with Wi-Fi networks at stadiums across the U.S.
Thu, January 16, 2014 - Experts share their top tips on how businesses should interpret and use Web analytics reporting to improve customer engagement and increase purchasing on their websites.
Wed, January 15, 2014 - The three-year case could end soon
Wed, January 15, 2014 - Big data analytics adoption among European mid-market retailers is "more advanced" than their U.S. counterparts.
Tue, January 14, 2014 - Efforts to launch the digital currency Coinye appear to be abandoned
Tue, January 14, 2014 - Software today is capable of simulating the impact of road changes on traffic flows, without messing up commutes.
Mon, January 13, 2014 - Google is moving into your home. On Monday, the Internet company said it was acquiring Nest, a maker of smart smoke alarms and thermostats, in a move that gives Google a strong foothold in a hot new market known as the "connected home."