Unstructured Data/Content Management

Any document, file, image, report, form, etc. without a highly defined data model or relational structure for convenient use in automated processing; unstructured data may contain many facts: fields, dates, names etc., but not organized in the rows and columns associated with structured data.

FeatureAs more “born digital” content is produced every day, requirements get more complex, and the need for organization-wide digital preservation strategies becomes greater.
BlogI’ve coined the term “cryptic data” to focus on a different, less well known sort of data challenge that many companies and individuals face.
Research firm Gartner has unveiled its picks for the Magic Quadrant for Advanced Analytics Platforms. Yesterday we looked at the top firms in the “Leaders” and “Challengers” quadrants. Today we examine the “Visionaries” and “Niche Players”.
NewsContinuous data proliferation is pushing organizations toward cloud storage models, according to research firm Frost & Sullivan.
This week research firm Gartner released its Magic Quandrant study on the top firms and products in data analytics and business intelligence. In part one of this series we looked at the firms making the ‘Leader’ and ‘Visionary’ categories. Today we examine those firms that were named to the ‘Niche Players’ quadrant.
BlogThe IoT hype is compelling, pervasive, and full of bold promises and eye-watering valuations. And yet, the all-encompassing vision remains distant.
NewsBy 2020, more than half of major new business processes and systems will incorporate some element of the Internet of Things (IoT), according to Gartner Inc.
BlogMost data-mining algorithms struggle when dealing with rarity—yet rarity is a hallmark of fundamental business and research applications of data science.
BlogThe point of departure for "50 Years of Data Science" is the current squabble in the data industry as to whether data science is really the same as traditional statistics. I've argued many times that the disciplines are quite different, but, alas, others disagree.
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NewsBig data has achieved mainstream adoption among large enterprises, according to a new study by management consulting firm NewVantage Partners.
BlogMany companies are currently struggling with the data flood that is heading right for them. As the volume of unstructured data increases and the amount of storage available to preserve it all will decrease.
BlogFrom main-memory options to NoSQL solutions, why the database market had to evolve for big data, cloud, mobile and social computing needs.
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