Big Data Distribution - Managing Large-Scale Information in the Constantly Connected World
Solace Systems Inc.
Many forces in today's world of big data are driving applications to become more real-time. Data needs to go many places, be sorted and stored in different formats, and used in a wide variety of ways. Capturing high volume data streams inside and outside datacenters can be complicated and expensive using traditional software messaging middleware on general purpose servers. In order to realize the full value of “big data” some organizations are switching to real-time message-oriented middleware appliances that excel at the high-speed distribution of large volumes of data.
Demystifying Big Data: A Practical Guide to Transforming the Business of Government
The mandate of the TechAmerica Foundation Big Data Commission was to demystify the term “Big Data” by defining its characteristics, describe the key business outcomes it will serve, and provide a framework for policy discussion. This report approaches big data from the perspective of the key mission imperatives government agencies must address, the challenges and the opportunities posed by the explosion in data, and the business and inherent value big data can provide.
Managing Product Content for Omni-channel Commerce: Best Practices to Consider when Evaluating Commerce MDM Vendors and Solutions
In recent years, the rise of omnichannel commerce and proliferation of digital channels have precipitated seismic shifts in consumer behavior. Customers who might have previously been motivated by brand loyalty are now faced with a superabundance of shopping options and limited time to navigate them—a scenario that promotes more carefully considered purchasing decisions in response to precise desires and requirements. This paper explores the deepening relationship between product content and conversion, and offers strategies for using content to gain an intimate understanding of customer needs.
One Stop Email Hygiene Management
Email is a staple component in the marketing strategies of businesses and organizations of all shapes and sizes. However, defective emails can contaminate not only your information assets but also your IP addresses. Using sets of quality control tools to verify email lists results in better email deliverability and inbox landing and consequently your return on investment (ROI). This white paper looks at best practices for optimum email deliverability through email list hygiene control, including email list hygiene improvement and maintenance, mapping and sorting, and validation.
The Case for Business Analytics in Midsize Firms
The reality of business analytics in terms of affordability and accessibility is much different from the perception of many midsize organizations. Read this white paper and accompanying case study for the Cincinnati Zoo to learn more about solutions specifically designed to provide affordable analytics capabilities for midsize businesses.
Linked Enterprise Data: Data at the heart of the company
The data silos of today's business information systems (IS) applications, and the pressure from the current economic climate, globalization, and the Internet make it critical for companies to learn how to manage and extract value from their data. Linked enterprise data (LED) combines the benefits of business intelligence (BI), master data management (MDM), service-oriented architecture (SOA), and search engines to create links among existing data, break down data walls, provide an open, secure, and long-term technological environment, and reduce complexity—read this white paper to find out how.