Talent management software company Cornerstone OnDemand unveiled Tuesday its latest solution, Cornerstone Insights, for corporate employee management. The newest suite of predictive analytics dashboards will help business managers make sense of business data, according to the company's press release.
Despite booming interest in big data and a cluster of companies popping up to support it, Hadoop "is failing to live up to its promise," according to a Gartner analyst.
Any company can get breached these days. It's really all about how you respond to it that makes a difference between a bad situation and a complete disaster.
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According to a U.S. mobile security study, millennials are a greater risk to corporate data security than other user demographics. The findings between generational behaviors are likely to be counter-intuitive to many who assume younger generations to be more knowledgeable and more aware of security threats in mobile tech use than older generations. So much for gut-instinct, eh?
Salesforce is rolling out some integrations with a few additional data sources in hopes of making its Wave analytics offering more appealing to users. Cloudera, Hortonworks, Google and New Relic are among the companies with new integrations.
Coupled with next-generation gene sequencing, big data is illuminating solid and far more detailed disease modeling and subsequently, clearer, better treatment options too.
The IRS announced that "criminals used taxpayer-specific data acquired from non-IRS sources to gain unauthorized access to information on approximately 100,000 tax accounts through IRS' 'Get Transcript' application."
Ryft announced its Open API Library is now generally available. The invoke or extend front-end for integrating Ryft ONE hardware-driven acceleration into existing environments and algorithms contains a growing set of primitives — such as exact search, fuzzy search and term frequency — and support for high-level programming languages.
Crucial roles do still exist and will continue to be in demand for the foreseeable future. However, they are morphing a bit into more refined skill sets and job definitions from what we saw earlier in the industry. Take a look at what those roles look like now.
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CIOs, CISOs and even CEOs are not constantly under the microscope on what they are doing to keep their organizations safe from cyberattackes. But a new study of boards of directors reveals that the efforts aren't enough in most cases.