The Smart Data Blog

2017 Update: The First 100 Days of Big Data

Posted by Kirk Newell on Apr 10, 2017 5:02:00 PM

Today marks the 100th day of the New Year, and we’d like to take a moment to reflect on a few of the more interesting developments we’ve seen thus far in the fast-moving big data analytics arena.

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Topics: Big Data, Financial Services, Analytics, Healthcare, Insurance, Government, Competitive Intelligence

Transforming Data Management and Time to Insight with Anzo Smart Data Lake® [Slideshare]

Posted by Kirk Newell on Jan 16, 2017 12:47:00 PM

In this webinar Steve Hamby, Managing Director Government, discusses semantic graph technology to help Federal Government CIOs and their agency staff that are researching enterprise data management and mining tools understand how Smart Data Lakes can be a superior mechanism for addressing their top data priorities. Here are the slides from his presentation.

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Topics: Data Management, Data Integration, Data Governance, Smart Data Lake, Unstructured Data, Government

Data Analytics Key to Curbing Wall Street Crime, Says SEC Chair

Posted by Kirk Newell on Nov 30, 2016 4:51:00 PM

Summarizing the lessons she learned from her tenure in a speech earlier this month, Mary Jo White, outgoing chair of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), made a convincing case that the use of data analytics has greatly contributed to a dramatic rise in successful SEC investigations of insider trading and other securities fraud.

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Topics: Insider Trading, Financial Services, Compliance, Analytics, Government

Government ‘Open Data’ Initiatives Should Incorporate ‘Smart Data,’ Too

Posted by Steve Hamby on Nov 7, 2016 5:27:00 PM

With all eyes on the election at the moment, I thought I’d take a moment to discuss a topic that concerns all citizens – government transparency.

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Topics: Smart Data, Government

Q&A with Steve Hamby, Managing Director Government

Posted by Kirk Newell on Sep 26, 2016 2:05:37 PM

We wish to take this opportunity to introduce Steve Hamby, recently announced as Managing Director Government here at Cambridge Semantics. In this newly created position, Steve serves Cambridge Semantics’ federal government customers seeking insights from big data discovery, analysis and data management solutions to provide more timely, accurate and customizable information to staff, citizens, media and businesses.

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Topics: Smart Data, Government

Top 5 Ways Government Agencies Can Benefit from Smart Data Solutions

Posted by Kirk Newell on Sep 20, 2016 4:40:00 PM

In recent years, government agencies have developed an interest in semantic-based smart data discovery and analytic solutions. From enabling more transparent relationships with the public to improving productivity, government organizations are learning the value of big data analytics.

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Topics: Smart Data, Government