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According to a new report by 451 Research, the total data market, which they define as consisting of data platforms, data management, data mining and analytics, will "nearly double in size between the end of last year and 2019," reaching $115 billion. But this is no easy street for vendors.
Startup Samsara came out of stealth mode this week, announcing it raised $25 million in Series A funding from Andreessen Horowitz and that Marc Andreessen will join the board of directors.
A $102 million funding round for MarkLogic is the latest influx of money into the growing market for database solutions. The investments suggest demand for new products but also signals that there's a booming market that may face some growing pains in the future.
Cuba has adopted analytics and big data to improve its allure to tourists from everywhere.
The problems the partners worked towards solving are untangling and managing "unnecessarily complicated data workflows with bloated ETL pipelines," and overcoming a lack of native system integration.
NetSuite, a provider of SaaS accounting, ERP, CRM and ecommerce software, just announced a partnership with Microsoft. The combo play strengthens NetSuite's hand in embedded analytics and productivity. It also competitively boosts Microsoft Azure.
Two industry giants, Microsoft and EY (formerly Ernst & Young) announced their partnership in joint cloud and data analytics efforts.
According to a new report by Tractica, the market for enterprise AI systems will increase from $202.5 million in 2015 to $11.1 billion by 2024.
According to EY, formerly known as Ernst & Young, the Internet of Things (IoT) tripled in aggregate value in the first quarter of 2015 over fourth quarter of 2014 due to several IoT-flavored semiconductor sector consolidation deals.