Monthly Archives: May 2015

How Tableau Software and big data come together: Strong visualization embedded on an agile analytics engine

The next BriefingsDirect big data innovation discussion highlights how Tableau Software and big data analytics platforms come together to provide visualization benefits for those seeking more than just crunched numbers. They’re looking for ways to improve their businesses effectively and … Continue reading

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The Open Group panel explores how standards thwart thorny global cybersecurity issues

How can global enterprise cybersecurity be improved for better enterprise integrity and risk mitigation? What constitutes a good standard, or set of standards, to help? And how can organizations work to better detect misdeeds, rather than have attackers on their … Continue reading

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Big data helps Conservation International proactively respond to species threats in tropical forests

This latest BriefingsDirect big data innovation discussion examines how Conservation International (CI) in Arlington, Virginia uses new technology to pursue more data about what’s going on in tropical forests and other ecosystems around the world. As a non-profit, they have … Continue reading

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Enterprises opting for converged infrastructure as stepping stone to hybrid cloud

In speaking with a lot of IT users, it has become clear to me that a large swath of the enterprise IT market – particularly the mid-market – falls in between two major technology trends. The trends are server virtualization … Continue reading

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Winning the B2B commerce game: What sales organizations should do differently

The next BriefingsDirect thought-leader interview focuses on what winning sales organizations do to separate themselves from the competition by creating market advantage through improved user experiences and better information services. We’ll hear from RAIN Group about a recent study on … Continue reading

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Ariba’s product roadmap for 2015 leads to improved business cloud services

The next BriefingsDirect thought-leader interview focuses on the Ariba product roadmap for 2015 — and beyond. Ariba’s product and services roadmap is rapidly evolving, including improved business cloud services, refined user experience features, and the use of increasingly intelligent networks. … Continue reading

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