Tag Archives: Analytics

RSA Launches Security Risk Management Software; James Ducharme Comments

RSA has introduced fresh risk management software intended to help customers secure information technology assets and counter cyberattacks through big data analytics. The RSA Vulnerability Risk Management tool works to combine business context, threat intelligence, vulnerability data and workflows for organizations to manage security risks and automate tasks, RSA said …

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IBM Buys Analytics Tech Maker The Now Factory; Bob Picciano Comments

IBM has acquired telecommunications analytics software developer The Now Factory for an undisclosed amount. Dublin-based The Now Factory builds tools that work to help communications service providers monitor customer experiences and analyze large amounts of network and business data in real time, IBM said Tuesday. Bob Picciano, general manager of information management for …

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Berico Unveils Geospatial Resolution Software; Charlie Greenbacker Comments

Berico Technologies LLC has released an open source software program designed to collect structured geospatial data from unstructured text sources. The Cartographic Location And Vicinity Indexer technology works to extract location names from unstructured text documents to generate geographic entities and resolve misspellings, alternate names and obscure references for geospatial …

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Teradata Selected for France Smart Grid Analytics Project; Eric Joulie Comments

Teradata will supply analytics technology to the European Regional Development Fund with the goal of processing, analyzing and managing big data from smart grids. The computer software company’s Data Warehouse Appliance and Teradata Database will work to examine and process end-to-end data from more 35 million power meters scheduled to be installed …

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Deloitte Releases Corporate Risk Management Tool; Wendy Schmidt Comments

Deloitte has introduced an online tool that seeks to help organizations manage third-party due diligence and mitigate reputational or compliance risk. The Diligence platform is designed to help companies screen outside business partners through background checks, adverse media reviews and public record searches, Deloitte said Monday. “Knowing whether a potential …

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Capgemini, Cloudera Forge Enterprise Data Analytics Alliance; Scott Schlesinger Comments

Capgemini and Cloudera have formed a partnership to combine Cloudera’s big data administration and analytics platform and Capgemini’s business information management experience in the big data market. Both companies aim to help businesses around the world use giant volumes of information, the companies said Thursday. “Together with Cloudera, we help organizations …

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Dutch City to Deploy Oracle HR Mgmt Cloud Suite

A city in the Netherlands has chosen an Oracle human capital management cloud service to help carry out its human resources practices. Rotterdam will deploy the Oracle Global Human Resources Cloud to manage cost and productivity as it manages a tightened budget under a directive from the national government, Oracle said …

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UPMC Chooses Oracle Analytics Tool for $100M Health Research Program; Steven Shapiro Comments

Oracle has deployed analytics systems for UPMC as part of a $100 million health research initiative aimed at personalizing patient care. The international health enterprise will use tools such as the Oracle Health Sciences Translational Research Center and Exadata Database Machine for the five-year program, Oracle said Tuesday. “Just eight …

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Savvis Unveils Managed Big Data Services Portfolio for Govt Clients; Steve Garrou Comments

CenturyLink subsidiary Savvis has released a new suite of hosted information technology services aimed at helping government and other enterprise customers process large volumes of data. Big Data Solutions is intended to offer software and hardware service toosl that store, integrate, retrieve, analyze and secure information via a high-bandwidth network connection, …

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Two Healthcare Orgs Implement Optum Subsidiary’s Analytics Platform

Healthcare organizations located in St. Louis and in Minnesota’s Twin Cities region are using an Optum subsidiary’s clinical analytics platform for their population health management and accountable care strategies. St. Louis-based Mercy is the country’s sixth-largest Catholic healthcare system and HealthEast is the largest healthcare organization located in the Minneapolis-St. Paul …

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