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The Power of Transformation: CTOs on the Move

Original Air Date: September 20, 2018 About the Discussion As the C-Suite revolution continues, another role has emerged in forward-looking companies: the Chief Transformation Officer. In some organizations, the title is Chief Digital Officer; but either way, this role is focused on… (wait for it)… digital transformation! By and large, the duties of these executives revolve… Read more

One Size Does Not Fit All: Database Innovation At-Scale

Original Air Date: September 13, 2018 The Guests Brian Bulkowski, Aerospike Tobias Ternstrom, Google Peter Baker, Intel About the Discussion The godfather of enterprise database technology, Dr. Michael Stonebraker, evangelized back in 2005 that one size does not fit all. His point was that relational databases wound up getting used for a wide variety of business… Read more

Speak Softly: How Non-Invasive Data Governance Works

Original Air Date: September 6, 2018 The Guests Robert Seiner, Mitesh Shah, MapR About the Discussion There are three widely-used approaches to implement data governance. The command-and-control approach, the traditional (if you build it, they will come) approach and the non-invasive approach. Join a rowdy group of data seers as they share their thoughts on how… Read more


How Citizen Developers Are Advancing Digital Data

Original Air Date: August 30, 2018 The Guests Anthony Algmin, Algmin Consulting Scott Menter, BP Logix Joshua Carr, IBM About the Discussion Time was, developers were hard to find. Only a handful of professionals chose this career path back in the 1980s and 1990s. Things changed when the Web took off, as javascript and html became… Read more


Get It Together: Modern Data Pipelines

Original Air Date: August 23, 2018 The Guests Nate Sandford, Datorama Trey Johnson, ZAP Kelly Stirman, Dremio Christopher Bergh, DataKitchen About the Discussion With the information economy now in full swing, businesses everywhere are relying on ever more data to drive their decisions. And that data comes in an ever-growing list of shapes and sizes. Simply… Read more


Advanced Business Intelligence: Closing the Loop

Original Air Date: August 16, 2018 The Guests Mike Ferguson, Intelligent Business Strategies Brian Booden, Analyst Chris Knoch, Big Squid About the Discussion The growth of big data and business analytics opened new doors for analysts who are always eager to learn more about their markets and opportunities. And business analytics enables companies to examine much… Read more

Down to Business: Data Science Use Cases

Original Air Date: August 9, 2018 The Guests Stephen Pratt, Steve Wood, Dell Boomi Carla Gentry, Data Scientist / Owner of Analytical-Solution Stephen Smith, Eckerson Group About the Discussion As the data management industry gets its practices down to a science, many business are realizing significant benefits across a wide spectrum: better sales, more accurate… Read more

Zen and the Art of Fine-Tuning Instincts with Data

Original Air Date: August 2, 2018 The Guests John Ladley, First San Francisco Partners Donald Farmer, Treehive Consulting Phil Morris, Rogue Wave About the Discussion For centuries, business leaders have relied on gut instinct to drive their decisions. In the information age, many executives lean heavily on data, a solid strategy that invariably pays dividends. So,… Read more

Yes! Driving Business Advantage with Data Science

Original Air Date: July 26, 2018 The Guests Jeff Magnusson, StitchFix Dr. Wayne Gearey, EMSI Ashley Kramer, Alteryx Matt Denesuk, About the Discussion The role of Data Scientist may be the sexiest job in the country, but that doesn’t guarantee business value. At the end of the day, companies must find ways to operationalize… Read more

X Marks the Spot: How Data Changes the CxO Roles

Original Air Date: July 19, 2018 The Guests Kelle O’Neal, First San Francisco Partners John Morrell, Datameer Adam Weinstein, Cursor Data Harald Smith, Syncsort Boris Chaplan, Calabrio About the Discussion Have you noticed some new seats in the boardroom these days? You’re not alone. There are now Chief Data Officers, Chief Strategy Officers, even Chief Transformation Officers… Read more


Finding the Lynchpin for Data Governance and Security

Original Air Date: July 12, 2018 The Guests Andrew Burt, Immuta Anthony Mornet, IAM Experts Anthony Algmin, Algmin Consultanting David Lee, SailPoint About the Discussion The long-elusive vision of actual data governance finally has the attention of many key players across the business landscape. That’s partly due to recent regulations, but also because of an increased… Read more

Visualize! Why #DataViz Continues to Ignite Insights

Original Air Date: June 28, 2018 The Guests Doug Cogswell, Advizor Solutions Boaz Farkash, Sisense About the Discussion Seeing is believing, and that truism continues to drive significant investment in data visualization. That’s especially true these days as organizations seek to understand a whole array of developing challenges, such as data flow, process design, system topography, and… Read more

Under the Gun – How Regulations Force Innovation

Original Air Date: June 21, 2018 The Guests Kelle O’Neal, First San Francisco Partners Evan Levy, SAS Institute Richard Tychansky, Identity Dynamics Corp About the Discussion Necessity has always been the mother of invention, and that’s especially true in the modern world of information at-scale. Personal data pervades millions of systems, posing significant risk to organizations… Read more


Science, Data Science, and Statistics: What’s Really Up?

Original Air Date: June 7, 2018 The Guests Dr. Lukas Egger, SAP Data Network John Thuma, Arcadia Data Dan Atkins, Optum About the Discussion Science may not be what you think! Axiomatic to the scientific method is the commitment to forever question your data, formula, presumptions, and conclusions. That’s why the best Data Scientists always keep… Read more


Julia, Python & R – The Rise of Jupyter Notebooks

Original Air Date: May 31, 2018 The Guests Alan Edelman, MIT, co-Founder Julia Computing Dr. Viral Shah, CEO of Julia Computing Paco Nathan, co-chair of the Jupyter Conference Martin Sykora, Nexj About the Discussion Men may be from Mars, but most modern data professionals are from Jupyter! Jupyter Notebook, that is. Out of almost nowhere, Jupyter… Read more

Mastering Metadata: The Glue of Information Systems

Original Air Date: May 24, 2018 The Guests Bob Seiner, Anthony Algmin, Uturn Data Solutions Harald Smith, Syncsort About the Discussion Since the dawn of information management, one key ingredient for success has been effective metadata management. That’s more true today than ever, as information systems proliferate, with new data types and models coming into… Read more

Query First, Ask Questions Later; Rinse and Repeat

Original Air Date: May 17, 2018 The Guests Dr. Jacob Melton, Devon Energy Michael Ott, Innovative Systems Nate Sandford, Datorama About the Discussion When you know better, you do better. That’s a mantra most business analysts embrace, and it drives them to better understand their organization, and the world in which it operates. These days,… Read more

Protection, Privacy: Minding Your Ps and Qs with GDPR

Original Air Date: May 10, 2018 The Guests Ajay Khanna, Relito Mitesh Shah, MapR Jean-Michel Franco, Talend Stijn Christiaens, Collibra About the Discussion The clock keeps ticking, and a whole new cadre of regulators are licking their chops at the prospect of violations to the far-reaching General Data Protection Regulation that’s coming out of the… Read more


Open-Source Evolution: Spark, Kafka, and More

Original Air Date: April 26, 2018 The Guests Dr. Jacob Melton, Devon Energy Louis Bajuk-Yorgan, TIBCO Kelly Stirman, Dremio Mark Shainman, Teradata About the Discussion Linus Thorvalds started the revolution decades ago by working with many colleagues to create Linux, the open-source operating system. Then, back in 1995, the Apache Web Server came onto the… Read more

Next-Gen Analytics: A Continuously Closing Loop

Original Air Date: April 19, 2018 The Guests Jennah Crotts, USC Jerry Melnick, SIOS Jeremy Levy, Indicative About the Discussion The ‘insight economy’ relies heavily on the power of Analytics. Predictive models are now shepherding all manner of business decisions, even in real-time. But the deployment and management of predictive models remains a challenge for… Read more