Data Management

What Are Your Rights Under GDPR?

The General Data Protection Regulations came into effect earlier this year after a two-year grace period. It is a complex piece of legislation about which many employees will have had extensive training. However, though the regulations directly apply to them,

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Solving the Challenges of Data Governance, Post-GDPR

GDPR, ever-changing legal requirements, security breaches… Data governance is rarely out of the news. It is a philosophy, a process and, increasingly, a software-based standard that both underpins and impacts all other aspects of data-driven business. A sound data governance

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Why Data Should be at the Heart of Your IT Infrastructure Strategy

Big data is a big business. Especially now when it’s increasingly being used to analyse human behaviour and reveal patterns. Companies can use this information to gain insight into their target market. While American Express uses big data to forecast

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Data Dispersity, The Next Big Challenge for Data-Driven Organizations

A clear trend in today’s business IT is the proliferation of various cloud-based services that seek to lower operational costs, facilitate the adoption of new technologies and improve overall business performance. It has become common practice for businesses to use

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The Bright Future of Magnetic Tape is Here

The recent advances in big data analytics and artificial intelligence have led to great advancements and incentives for business processes. Regulatory requirements now require organizations to store records for longer periods than what was done before. Studies show that the

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The Top 10 Data Mining Tools of 2018

Data is definitely priceless. But it is not a cake walk to analyze it as greater things come at a greater cost. With the exponential growth in data, there requires a process to extract meaningful information as conclude to useful

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Data Democratization – Data and Analytics Takes a Step Closer to the Masses

Data has charted its course to being a kingmaker. Data captures its power from its ability to collect, store and analyse for business and organisational gains. Of late, access to data has been very unequal concentrated in the hands of

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How to Present Your Data So It Makes an Impact

We live in a data-driven society. Nowadays, businesses and organizations utilize data at every step to assess their performance and to promote how they have done against key performance indicators. However, not all of us are very data literate, and

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7 Must-Have Features Your Backup Provider Should Provide

You would not want to imagine the kind of trouble you would be in if you lost your business data for one reason or another. In addition to making huge loses, things might be so bad that you are forced

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Top 10 Master Data Management Providers in 2018

Master data management (MDM) is an organizational effort to create a single master reference source for critical business data. The aim of MDM is to reduce errors and redundancy in business processes. When different data sources are added to the

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