It Bears Repeating: No Noncompetes

  John McEleney, CEO of Cambridge-based Onshape, wrote a terrific op-ed in the Boston Globe this week on how “Noncompetes hurt workers and their employers.” Holding that “freedom of movement is a fundamental human right,” McEleney uses the piece to announce…

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Xconomy Post: “Where the Red Book Meets the Unicorn”

Andy Palmer Celebrates His Partner and “Red Book” Author Mike Stonebraker   In a post for Xconomy titled “Where the Red Book Meets the Unicorn,” Tamr CEO and Co-Founder Andy Palmer celebrates the career of his good friend and fellow…

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Tamr @ Big Data & Analytics for Retail Summit

Presentation on Building a 360-Degree View of Customers Through Data Unification, June 17 @ 10 am Join Tamr at Innovation Enterprise’s “Big Data & Analytics for Retail Summit” in Chicago from June 17-18 (at the Hyatt Regency McCormick Place). Tamr’s presence will be…

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Customer Data Integration: Since When Is “Fuzzy” Better Than Exact?

Since companies started drowning in more data than they could reasonably manage through tidy, top-down schemas and custom cleaning code. That’s when. Data source proliferation — a natural result of business growth (especially M&A), idiosyncratic software systems and exploding big…

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Procurement Optimization: Connecting Data and People

Tina Porter of the analytics company AnyData Solutions had an interesting post last week on procurement analytics, observing that with “overarching corporate KPIs now includ[ing] procurement … procurement analytics are now fundamental to the ongoing management of sourcing and handling…

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Tamr @ Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference

  Presentation on Procurement Spend Optimization, 5/13 at 6:40 pm Join Tamr at Gartner’s Supply Chain Executive conference in Phoenix from May 12-14 (at the JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa). We’re a Silver sponsor of the event,…

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From DevOps to DataOps, By Andy Palmer

Why It’s Time to Embrace “DataOps” as a New Discipline Over the past 10 years, many of us in technology companies have experienced the emergence of “DevOps.” This new set of practices and tools has improved the velocity, quality, predictability…

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Tamr @ Medical Informatics World Conference (Boston 5/4)

  We’re looking forward to Cambridge Healthtech Institute’s 3rd Annual Medical Informatics World Conference on May 4-5 at the Renaissance Waterfront Hotel in Boston. Tamr’s presence will be highlighted by Timothy Danford’s presentation (at 3 pm on Monday, 5/4) on…

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The Data Unification Imperative — Jerry Held @ CDO Summit

  Companies have invested an estimated $3-4 trillion in IT over the last 20-plus years, most of it directed at developing and deploying of single-vendor systems, applications, functions and geographies to automate and optimize key business processes. The result of…

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