A New Blueprint for the Modern Data Warehouse

Companies today are struggling under the weight of their legacy data warehouses. These old and inefficient systems were designed for a different era, when data was a side project and access to analytics was limited to the executive team. Modern companies are placing data analytics in the center of every activity—from applications to operations—and arming [...]

By |2019-07-26T10:33:32-05:00July 22nd, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on A New Blueprint for the Modern Data Warehouse

How to Be Clever, Not Creepy, With Customer Data

For some consumers, just hearing the word “data” is enough to send shivers down their spines. Data controversies such as the Facebook-Cambridge Analytica scandal have made the public wary about how companies collect and use their data. However, data doesn’t have to be creepy, and shouldn’t be. When used securely and strategically, data can help [...]

By |2019-07-17T09:59:49-05:00July 17th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on How to Be Clever, Not Creepy, With Customer Data

6 Stages to the Analytics-Driven Security Journey

Splunk recently released a security eBook to help companies understand the challenges and action steps to a security program that utilizes data to stay ahead of attacks. Here is a breakdown of the suggested six stages of the Analytics-Driven Security Journey, so you can get started on your voyage. Stage 1: Collection Collect basic security [...]

By |2019-04-17T09:01:42-05:00April 17th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on 6 Stages to the Analytics-Driven Security Journey

Revolutionary AI: Turning Data into Decisions

What’s the secret to business transformation? Many would say analytics. What’s the secret to analytics? Harnessing the business value of your data. Is that a challenge? Yes, it is. And an adequate solution has been difficult to come by, until now. “Sirius works with top strategic partners such as Dell EMC and NVIDIA to deliver [...]

By |2019-03-25T11:39:32-05:00March 21st, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Revolutionary AI: Turning Data into Decisions

5 Reasons You Can’t Wait to Modernize Your Infrastructure

What era of servers is your business running on? Can your outdated infrastructure compete in the age of digital transformation, where unprecedented data growth is driving the business economy? Or are you continuing to invest in a platform that was built ten years ago, or even more? Decade-old servers can’t keep pace with the mechanisms [...]

By |2019-02-19T09:43:39-05:00February 25th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on 5 Reasons You Can’t Wait to Modernize Your Infrastructure

Cloud or On-Prem: The Data Warehousing Crossroads

If you’ve gone down the path of a data warehouse you are likely at a crossroads. Should you move all or some of your data defined business requirements to the cloud? Enterprises of all kinds are starting to look down that road. Before we compare and contrast the two, it’s important to understand the benefits [...]

By |2019-02-15T11:19:41-05:00January 30th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Cloud or On-Prem: The Data Warehousing Crossroads

Transform Your Data Center With True Analytics

The always-on nature of today’s world has led to the need for data center solutions that are not only intelligent, scalable and secure but also capable of operating and evolving in line with the ever-changing pace of today’s digital era. As IT systems increase in complexity and size, the capacity to seamlessly adapt is crucial, [...]

By |2019-01-16T13:35:16-05:00January 18th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Transform Your Data Center With True Analytics

[Recorded Webinar] Overcoming that Scary Data Swamp Thing

We’ve all been there –facing a seemingly impossible task or problem we don’t know how to tackle or even where to start, and feeling overwhelmed. In the mid 2000’s, businesses started collecting massive amounts of unstructured data, believing that somehow that data was going to magically make itself useful. The problem? Companies lacked strategies to [...]

By |2018-12-26T21:41:26-05:00November 16th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on [Recorded Webinar] Overcoming that Scary Data Swamp Thing

Infographic: Attribution Modeling Approaches

Marketing attribution means identifying a set of user action–events or touchpoints–that contribute in some manner to a desired outcome, and then assigning a value to each of those events. The concept isn’t new, but the methods and tools available have become more powerful. Tracking ROI and determining the KPIs of digital campaigns are key to [...]

By |2018-12-26T21:41:28-05:00October 31st, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Infographic: Attribution Modeling Approaches

Infographic: 8 Healthcare Analytics Tips

Many healthcare organizations are drowning in the medical and consumer data flood. According to research by IDC Health Insights, hospitals rank analytics as the top driver for new IT spending. The data and analytics pressures prevalent in healthcare make the industry unique. However, there are several best practices in other industries that can improve outcomes. [...]

By |2018-12-26T21:41:29-05:00October 18th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Infographic: 8 Healthcare Analytics Tips