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Harnessing All Of Your Data


Agility is a key factor in today’s Big Data landscape. Having a strategy in place to deal with the volume of data, while crucial, is only a piece of the puzzle. A Coleman Parkes Research study, commissioned by HP, revealed that barely 50 percent of survey respondents indicated that they use all sources of structured, semi-structured, and unstructured data to analyze and act. A 50 percent gap!  

Using Big Data Analytics for Stronger Customer Support

blog-img.jpgDeloitte University Press just released the key findings from the 2013 social business global executive study and research project, focused on the increasing emphasis businesses are placing on social media and why some companies are lagging behind. 


While social business has many facets, sentiment analysis and marketing intelligence is a growing trend in how we engage with customers. The report notes that “companies are connecting with dissatisfied customers before their complaints spread and providing support wherever customers gather online.”

Visualizing Big Data

HP-BigData_Infographic-solution_thumbnail.jpgIt’s no surprise that the staggering amount of information being generated by humans and machines is transforming businesses of all shapes and sizes, but sometimes visualizing the numbers can help us better understand the Big Data landscape and its many challenges. Check out this great infographic capturing the richness and complexity of Big Data by breaking it into 3 sections:

  • Big data challenges
  • Harnessing big data
  • Generating Return On Information (ROI)

Making more of your information management with OMi Management Pack for Vertica

OMi 1.pngDatabase management is huge concern for many organizations. The HP Vertica Analytics Platform has become the chosen solution when organizations are looking to get their information under control.


The HP Vertica Analytics Platform was designed for critical business applications and has built in fault tolerance and high availability. With this functionality, people might wonder if they still need a separate monitoring solution. Keep reading to find out if it is vital for your environment.


Guest post by Ian Bromehead, Sr. Product Marketing Manager

BSM Service and Operations Bridge

Comparing pattern mining on a billion records with HP Vertica and Hadoop

Pattern mining can help analysts discover hidden structures in data. Pattern mining has many applications—from retail and marketing to security management.


How can you utilize pattern mining? Will it allow you to better understand your customers and anticipate their needs?


Continue reading to find out how to make the most of the power within pattern mining.


Guest post by by Kyungyong Lee, Indrajit Roy, and Vanish Talwar

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  • For years I've been doing video and music production back and forth between Boston MA and New Orleans LA. Starting in 2010, I've began working with Vertica (now HP Vertica) in the marketing team, doing customer testimonials, product release videos, and website management. I'm fascinated by Big Data and the amazing things my badass team at HP Vertica has done and continues to do in the industry every day.
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