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Knowledgent and Tamr Announce Strategic Partnership to Deliver Big Data Solutions

Will enable organizations to rapidly unify and analyze diverse information for new business insights February 17, 2015 09:05 AM Eastern Standard Time WARREN, NJ and CAMBRIDGE, Mass.–Knowledgent, the data and analytics firm, and Tamr, the data unification solution provider, today announced…

Feb 18, 2015 Featured Content

Tamr Announces Two Packaged Data Unification Solutions for Business Analysts

Tamr for CDISC and Tamr for Procurement solve specific data-unification problems, minimizing the effort of data scientists February 17, 2015 09:00 AM Eastern Standard Time SAN JOSE, Calif.–Tamr, Inc., of Cambridge, Mass., today announced two data-unification solutions for specific, high-value data…

Feb 18, 2015 Featured Content

Tamr Unveils Enterprise Platform for Scalable, End-to-End Data Unification

Adds General Electric, Roche and Toyota Motor Europe as customers February 17, 2015 09:00 AM Eastern Standard Time SAN JOSE, Calif.–Tamr, Inc., of Cambridge, Mass., today introduced a new version of its scalable data unification platform that lets enterprises continuously…

Feb 18, 2015 Featured Content

Former Informatica CTO James Markarian Named Advisor to Big Data Start-up Tamr, Inc.

Industry visionary shares his views in Big Data Innovation Summit keynote talk today, January 22 CAMBRIDGE, Mass & LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE) — James Markarian, the former executive vice president and chief technology officer of Informatica Corporation, has joined big-data start-up Tamr, Inc.,…

Jan 22, 2015 Featured Content

Smooth Sailing for Data Lakes: Hadoop/Hive + Data Curation

Although we’ve debated the risks and benefits of data lakes in past posts, we understand the tremendous appeal for enterprises trying to harness the Big Data Variety opportunity. Today, business users expect fast access to all the data available to…

Dec 18, 2014 Featured Content

The Evolution of ETL

Those of you who found your way to this blog are probably quite comfortable with the concept of ETL (Extract, Transform, Load) and its cousin ELT (Extract, Load, Transform). ETL is defined as taking data stored in one location, transforming…

Dec 11, 2014 Featured Content

Tamr’s Take: On Andrew McAfee’s “Big Data’s Biggest Challenge”

Here’s a simple rule for the second machine age we’re in now: as the amount of data goes up, the importance of human judgment should go down. So says Andrew McAfee, co-director of the Initiative on the Digital Economy in…

Dec 8, 2014 Featured Content

The Laws and Limits of Data Science

  Big Data is in its infancy and is opening the door to grand opportunities and challenges in Data Science. We know that the data science tools and techniques being developed have enormous power. We also know that these tools…

Nov 14, 2014 Featured Content

Using the Tamr API to Manage Dynamic Information

Connecting and enriching data is a worthy challenge for information-driven enterprises, but data management in the enterprise isn’t a one-time project. Data is dynamic. Almost as quickly as data sources are understood and connected, new information will emerge from various…

Nov 10, 2014 Data Sheet

Will Data Lakes turn into Data Swamps or Data Reservoirs?

  Welcome to Data Lakes, one of the more unlikely sources of controversy we’ve run across this year. Gartner kicked off the hullabaloo in July with its report, “The Data Lake Fallacy: All Water and Little Substance,” which held that…

Nov 5, 2014 Featured Content