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Rethinking Hadoop for Modern Analytics

January 2020 Sponsored by Teradata Since its initial rise in 2008, Hadoop and its yellow elephant logo have become ubiquitous in the data world and are largely synonymous with the concept and implementation of big data. Both terms—Hadoop and big data—have been so used and abused in marketing by vendors and consultants alike that their [...]

By |2020-02-12T12:37:32+02:00January 24th, 2020|Featured, ThoughtPoint|0 Comments

Data Ed Week Europe, London, Nov 2019

  Essentials of Data Warehouses, Lakes and BI in Digital Business, London, 18-19 November 2019 In this 2-day deep dive, Dr. Barry Devlin charts the essentials of data warehouses and data lakes, BI and analytics to build a digital business from the existing data warehouse and BI systems running enterprises today. […]

By |2020-04-09T16:18:22+02:00October 18th, 2019|Conference, Past|0 Comments

BI & Analytics Conference Europe, London, Nov 2019

  Two complementary half-day seminars by Dr. Barry Devlin positioning emerging AI technology in the context of familiar paradigms such as such as BI and analytics, exploring the application of different types of machine learning and algorithms, and exploring the relationship between big data from multiple sources and the many types of AI /machine learning [...]

By |2020-04-09T16:13:22+02:00October 17th, 2019|Conference, Past|0 Comments

The Data Warehouse Lives On

An Information Island within a Data Lake July 2019 Sponsored by Cloudera.   Download pdf   Understanding the complementary and parallel needs for and functions of data warehouses and lakes is vital if you want to get the maximum value from both investments.   […]

By |2020-02-12T20:04:42+02:00July 23rd, 2019|White Paper|0 Comments

CortexDB Drives Agile Digital Transformation

A ThoughtPoint by Dr Barry Devlin, 9sight Consulting July 2019 Sponsored by CortexAG A German version of this article is available at Informatik Aktuell. As CortexDB transitions from customer-driven projects to a roadmap-based product development approach, it is well-positioned to occupy a leading position in the emerging Information Context Management System (ICMS) market and deliver [...]

By |2019-11-30T20:51:40+02:00July 9th, 2019|ThoughtPoint|0 Comments

Distilling Deeper Truths from Dirty Data

A ThoughtPoint by Dr Barry Devlin, 9sight Consulting July 2019 Sponsored by CortexAG A German version of this article is available at Informatik Aktuell. Dirty data is not the real problem. CortexDB reframes the challenge: figuring out the true meanings hidden in the grime created when data sources—from people to sensors—deliver low quality data. In [...]

By |2019-11-30T20:51:40+02:00July 3rd, 2019|ThoughtPoint|0 Comments

Managing Data on Behalf of Different Actors

A ThoughtPoint by Dr Barry Devlin, 9sight Consulting June 2019 Sponsored by CortexAG A German version of this article is available at Informatik Aktuell. In a digital world, every piece of data serves multiple purposes for different people and organisations. In the third article of this series, we see how CoxtexDB addresses the new and [...]

By |2019-11-30T20:51:41+02:00June 25th, 2019|ThoughtPoint|0 Comments

Making Data Agile for Digital Business

A ThoughtPoint by Dr Barry Devlin, 9sight Consulting June 2019 Sponsored by CortexAG A German version of this article is available at Informatik Aktuell. CoxtexDB combines SQL and NoSQL technology to offer business the freedom of highly flexible operations together with the structure needed to manage its fundamentals. In this second of a series of [...]

By |2019-11-30T20:51:42+02:00June 18th, 2019|ThoughtPoint|0 Comments

CortexDB Reinvents the Database

A ThoughtPoint by Dr Barry Devlin, 9sight Consulting May 2019 Sponsored by CortexAG A German version of this article is available at Informatik Aktuell. CortexDB is the first example of a new class of information management tool that allows data and context to be managed with both independence and integration, a feature that is central [...]

By |2019-11-30T20:51:42+02:00June 4th, 2019|ThoughtPoint|0 Comments

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Barry is based in the Bristol area, UK since late 2018.

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