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  • TDWI Pulse Report | Developing Data Strategy for IoT hortonworks pulse report cover image

    This TDWI Pulse Report discusses some best practices for developing an IoT data strategy. It examines the organizational as well as the data and analytics aspects of such a strategy. This includes organizational alignment, understanding the unique nature of IoT, and other issues at play when managing and analyzing this “new” kind of data. June 29, 2018 Read Now

  • TDWI Pulse Report | Reducing Inefficiency and Increasing the Value of Analytics and Business Intelligence Data watch Pulse Report cover image

    This first in a new series of reports offers focused research and analysis of trending analytics, business intelligence, and data management issues facing organizations. TDWI Pulse Reports are designed to educate technical and business professionals and aid them in developing strategies for improvement. March 29, 2018 Read Now

  • TDWI Checklist Report | Six Strategies for Balancing Compliance with Data Value TDWI Checklist Report cover

    Businesses can only seize new data-driven opportunities if they recognize sensitive data and handle it responsibly. This report focuses on how targeted improvements to specific data management best practices and technology can contribute significantly to your success with GDPR compliance, as well as data governance and data-driven programs in general. March 6, 2018 Read Now

Research Reports


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TDWI Checklist Report | Open Source for Analytics: Trends, Opportunities, and Challenges

November 1, 2017

Open source has become popular, especially for big data and data science, because it is a low-cost source community for innovation, which appeals to many data scientists and analytics application developers— especially those who like to code.This TDWI Checklist Report discusses some best practices for evaluating open source analytics.


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Best Practices Report | Advanced Analytics: Moving Toward AI, Machine Learning, and Natural Language Processing

September 28, 2017

This TDWI Best Practices Report explores the new opportunities for AI, machine learning, and natural language processing presented by innovations in computing power and algorithmic efficiency.


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TDWI Navigator Report | Predictive Analytics

June 29, 2017

Predictive analytics is on the verge of widespread adoption. In this report, Fern Halper provides an overview of the state of the predictive analytics market, as well as an overview of the key product offerings helping organizations realize value from predictive analytics.


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Best Practices Report | Accelerating the Path to Value with BI and Analytics

June 29, 2017

This TDWI Best Practices Report focuses on current experiences with realizing value from BI and analytics and how organizations can accelerate the path to higher value.


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Best Practices Report | Data Lakes: Purposes, Practices, Patterns, and Platforms

March 29, 2017

One of the more popular subjects in data modernization today is the addition of data lakes to many different ecosystems. This report defines data lake types and discusses emerging best practices, enabling technologies, and real-world use cases.


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2017 TDWI Salary, Roles, and Responsibilities Report

March 14, 2017

  Average bonuses soared 19.8 percent in 2016, to $17,210. Read more in the 2017 TDWI Salary, Roles, and Responsibilities Report.


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Best Practices Report | Data Science and Big Data: Enterprise Paths to Success

December 21, 2016

Big data and data science can provide a significant path to value for organizations. Download this report for organizations’ experiences with and plans for big data and data science including both technology plans and organizational strategies.


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