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DEFINITION: Hancock is a C-based programming language developed by AT&T specifically for data mining telephone and Internet records. AT&T's software is used to discover what the company calls "communities of interest" -- social networks of people who call each other. The software was developed in the late 1990s for lead generation and to detect customer fraud. For example, if a new account is linked  … 
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Rethinking Data Discovery And Data Classification
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Many see data discovery and classification as a Sisyphean task. This Forrester report breaks down why S&R pros struggle with data discovery and security and advises how to best approach data classification moving forward.
Posted: 25 Jul 2016 | Published: 01 Oct 2014

IBM

Manufacturers Turn to Internet of Things to Boost Customer Engagement
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: The Internet of Things (IoT) is coming. By 2020, experts expect the IoT to make 28 billion connections to the Internet. This white paper explores how investing in the right CRM solution can help manufacturers further enhance their IoT strategies, as well as support their customer-centric initiatives.
Posted: 25 Jul 2016 | Published: 25 Jul 2016

Infor

Manufacturers: Are You Leaving Money on the Table?
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: With more manufacturers adding services to their business portfolios, it seems like an easy decision to do the same - but do you have the necessary abilities to ensure that these services will be successful? Read on to learn how manufacturers can best take advantage of CRM.
Posted: 25 Jul 2016 | Published: 25 Jul 2016

Infor

Big Data, Bad Data, Good Data: The Link Between Information Governance and Big Data Outcomes
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Big data means big opportunities for business insight and smarter decisions. The key to success is separating good and bad data. This white paper explores the link between good information governance and the outcomes of big data analytics projects. Learn how to ensure your big data initiative's success.
Posted: 22 Jul 2016 | Published: 30 Jan 2015

IBM

Transforming your workforce from an expense to a profit center
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to identify your strongest employee performance data and transform that data into a repeatable process that will increase position productivity to its fullest potential through hiring, training, and employee development.
Posted: 20 Jul 2016 | Published: 20 Jul 2016

Infor

Decision Matrix: Selecting a Customer Analytics Solution for Telcos
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this report, learn how IT research firm Ovum developed its decision matrix to identify how the leading customer analytics vendors stack up against each other in terms of their technology, execution of strategy, and market impact.
Posted: 12 Jul 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2015

IBM

How to Actively Manage Customer Experience with True Proactive Care
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Proactive customer care seeks to settle customer complaints before the customer can take direct action. This may sound both ideal and unachievable, but with the wealth of data recently made available to us, proactive engagement looks to is the next step in customer care's evolution. In this white paper, learn what it means to be truly proactive.
Posted: 07 Jul 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2015

IBM

Turning Digital Challenges into Innovation Opportunities
sponsored by Magenic
WHITE PAPER: Even in today's unforgiving economic climate, many forward-thinking financial services companies like Deloitte and State Farm are tackling fast-paced digital innovation. See how the key needs of banking and insurance overlap and glean helpful insights into how you can increase operational efficiency and enhance the customer experience.
Posted: 06 Jul 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2016

Magenic

6 Pillars of Big Data: How to Harness Data with Tableau
sponsored by Tableau Software
WHITE PAPER: Big data is changing the way we approach analysis and modern industry. Is your organization equipped to take on new big data changes? In this white paper, learn about the 6 pillars of big data strategy you should focus on, how you can create a visual representation of your data right away, and gain access to insights in real-time.
Posted: 01 Jul 2016 | Published: 01 Jul 2016

Tableau Software

3 Customer Engagement Pillars: Driving Customer Lifetime Value to New Heights
sponsored by Avaya CenturyLink
WHITE PAPER: Customer engagement is the central ingredient to improving long term customer retention rates. This resource describes the three pillars of customer engagement required to derive maximum value from every customer interaction.
Posted: 29 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Avaya CenturyLink

Top 8 Trends For Big Data
sponsored by Tableau Software
WHITE PAPER: Big data is experiencing a boom in importance and usage. More businesses are coming to rely on data for critical decisions. Why not make your data work for you? You already own it, so make the most of it. Read on to discover the top eight trends currently underway in big data and how to make them work for you.
Posted: 20 Jun 2016 | Published: 20 Jun 2016

Tableau Software

Harness Big Data for the Big Picture
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: This resource describes a data analytics strategy that can allow you to gain actionable insights from documents, emails, video, chat, phone calls, social media, and application data at the same time and faster than ever before.
Posted: 14 Mar 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2015

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise

Understanding Big Data Quality for Maximum Information Usability
sponsored by SAS
WHITE PAPER: In the following white paper, readers will be able to examine some of the challenges presented by managing the quality and governance of big data, and how those can be balanced with the need to deliver usable analytical results.
Posted: 06 Jan 2016 | Published: 06 Jan 2016

SAS

Get More from Apache Hadoop Analytics
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses how you can optimize your analytics capabilities in Apache Hadoop systems. Learn how you can build smarter applications, advance data analysis and accelerate work.
Posted: 29 Oct 2015 | Published: 29 Oct 2015

IBM

Easing the Way Toward Frictionless Data Discovery
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn about the difficulties encountered when using traditional manual methods of prior data integration, and how data virtualization can ameliorate data distribution challenges. Additionally, learn about a modern virtualization and integration option that provides deep data context, bridges relational data islands, and more.
Posted: 21 Oct 2015 | Published: 31 Aug 2015

IBM

Technology Offers Convenience, Privacy Pays the Price
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: Technology is a wonderful thing, but it comes with a price: your privacy. This white paper can help you learn more about what kind of personal data is collected by web sites and applications, and how to secure your information online.
Posted: 20 Oct 2015 | Published: 20 Oct 2015

Global Knowledge

A Spotlight on Hadoop Data Lakes
sponsored by Attunity
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, the how, what, and why of Hadoop data lakes are explained. Learn Gartner's predictions for managing the expansive data lakes of the future, and how Hadoop is already making consolidating data easier for faster reporting and analytics.
Posted: 23 Sep 2015 | Published: 03 Dec 2014

Attunity

Managing Rapid Data Growth: Facts and Recommendations from Aberdeen Research
sponsored by Attunity
WHITE PAPER: This Aberdeen Group research paper examines real-world organizations with active data growing year over year. Learn more about the benefits of rapid data growth in terms of customer location accuracy, data visibility, collaboration, and operating profits.
Posted: 21 Sep 2015 | Published: 31 Mar 2015

Attunity

Does Data Growth Imply Company Health?
sponsored by Attunity
WHITE PAPER: Is your company experiencing rapid growth of highly complex and disparate data? This Aberdeen research report provides insights from a recent study that describe what this means for your organization in terms of performance, data visualization, data accessibility, and more.
Posted: 16 Sep 2015 | Published: 31 Mar 2015

Attunity

Realizing the Value of Test Data Management
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This paper describes common problems and potential benefits of Test Data Management (TDM) in a testing and development environment. Debunk assumptions that could be holding you back from better TDM, learn why masking production data is not a simple solution, and discover a more efficient and easier TDM policy.
Posted: 18 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Aug 2015

CA Technologies.

Explore Big Data With Cisco UCS
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this helpful resource learn about a product that provides the extreme scalability your business needs to quickly mine a large amount of data and turn it into actionable intelligence for strategic advantage.
Posted: 15 Dec 2015 | Published: 15 Dec 2015

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco Solution for SAP HANA on Cisco UCS with EMC Storage
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this resource learn how The Cisco Solution for SAP HANA Scale-Out with the Cisco Unified Computing System (Cisco UCS) and EMC storage makes it easier for companies to harness information and make better business decisions that let them stay ahead of the competition.
Posted: 14 Dec 2015 | Published: 14 Dec 2015

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco for SAP HANA Scale-Out Solution on Cisco UCS with NetApp Storage
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Organizations in every industry are generating and using more data than ever before: from customer transactions and supplier delivery considerations to real-time user consumption statistics. Without scalable infrastructure that can store, process and analyze big data sets in real time, companies are unable to use this information to best advantage.
Posted: 14 Dec 2015 | Published: 14 Dec 2015

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Open Source Integration Software in the Enterprise
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes open source integration software and its benefits, including extensibility, stable releases, high-quality service, and more.
Posted: 25 Sep 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Red Hat

Fact or Fiction: The Truth about Big Data Revealed
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: In this in-depth white paper, view the waves big data is making for organizations and why it's necessary to have an analytics strategy in place. Discover the common muths about big data and see which hold water and which get thoroughly debunked. Read on to learn how to craft your big-data strategy and how PaaS can help you along your journey.
Posted: 05 Feb 2015 | Published: 08 Oct 2014

Hewlett Packard Enterprise
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DATA MINING DEFINITION (continued): …  to the same phone numbers that a disconnected user called, the suspicion may be that the customer has fraudulently obtained service without paying an outstanding bill.According to a 2004 paper published in ACM Transactions on Programming Languages and Systems, AT&T's programs mine calling card and long distance records, IP addresses and Internet traffic dumps. The paper also reports that Hancock makes it possible to track the movements of mobile users as they move from one cell to another. A number of issues have arisen over the threat such data mining poses to customer privacy. In October, 2007, … 

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