Tamr’s Role in GE’s Digital Transformation and Our Newest Investor

I’m thrilled that today we have announced GE Ventures’ investment in Tamr. This investment is based on the fantastic work that our joint GE / Tamr team has done over the last three years to create massive and measurable business value for GE — a story that Barb Darrow tells well in Fortune today. GE is truly transforming their business and I…

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Schema First: The Train Wreck of Data Unification

We hope you enjoy this recorded webinar with Turing Award winner Dr. Michael Stonebraker.   Across industries, there’s an increased focus on getting business value from data, but this invariably requires unifying data from multiple enterprise silos often with public data from the web. The traditional approaches to data integration, Extract, Transform and Load (ETL) systems, Master Data Management (MDM)…

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Data Unification vs. Data Prep: Why Should You Care?

How does your organization get data into the hands of the analysts who can extract value from it? Self-service data preparation tools had seen a surge in adoption in the past few years as a complement to the data visualization technologies that are are by now widespread in most enterprises. Their popularity has been driven by the empowerment that they…

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Tamr Spend Analytics “In a class almost its own” — Sourcing Innovation Review

Tamr’s spend analytics solution received a strong review this week from a “Sourcing Innovation” analyst. Titled “Tamr — Trying to Tame the Data Deluge,” the review praised Tamr’s “AI-backed probabilistic machine learning engine” for pushing the company past other spend analytics providers. Other highlights include: “And even though there are only a few standalone providers and a few suite providers that stand out,…

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The Rise of the Analytical CPO

Technology is rapidly changing how we work. Some of these changes are obvious – for example, reading and sending emails from a pocket-sized device is standard practice in today’s world. However, some of these changes are much more subtle. Among them is how business leaders are making their mark on their organization and reaching the C-suite. More than ever, today’s…

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Thomson Reuters Uses Tamr To Deliver Better Connected Content At A Fraction Of The Time And Cost Of Legacy Approaches

  We have a very close relationship with Thomson Reuters. Not only are they one of our first customers but they’re also highly valued partners that work with us to help solve the most critical data problems in organizations across all industries. We are always looking for more ways to deliver highly impactful results to clients through the joint use…

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Next-Generation Genomics Analysis with Apache Spark

  The genome is “the blueprint of life,” a repeating string composed of four letters, whose order and configuration lay the plan for each individual’s growth and development. Genomics is the study of the structure, function, and evolution of genomes at a variety of scales: from the single cells of a cancer tumor to the genomes of an entire population…

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3 takeaways from Procurement Leaders San Francisco Forum

  Procurement Leaders’ San Francisco Forum brought together executives from industries ranging from high tech to textbook publishing with the goal of sharing and uncovering best practices in procurement analytics. The content could not have been more timely. A sluggish global economy means growth continues to be a struggle for many companies, elevating the importance of procurement. Sourcing managers need…

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Tamr + Forrester Webinar: Data Preparation Is The Key To Great Business Insight

Tamr and Forrester Research have partnered to offer a free, on-demand webinar on the topic of data preparation – titled “Data Preparation Is The Key To Great Business Insight” The webinar features: Michele Goetz – Principal Analyst, Forrester Research Michael Collins – Product Marketing, Tamr Abstract Organizations are living in an insight economy where surfacing intelligence from the data they…

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