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ALSO CALLED: Datamining, Analytics, Data Dredging, Database Analytics, Datamine, Data-mining
DEFINITION: Data dredging, sometimes referred to as "data fishing" is a data mining practice in which large volumes of data are analyzed seeking any possible relationships between data. The traditional scientific method, in contrast, begins with a hypothesis and follows with an examination of the data. Sometimes conducted for unethical purposes, data dredging often circumvents traditional data mining  … 
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Enable relevant, in-context business intelligence: Embedding BI content into applications and processes
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WHITE PAPER: This brief resource introduces a platform that gives you the power to create customized BI content and embed it into applications and processes for relevant, contextualized business intelligence.
Posted: 15 Jan 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2012

IBM

IBM Cognos Learning Assessment
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WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces a customized learning assessment work package that extends the value of one business intelligence and performance management platform by teaching your business users the skills they need to drive success.
Posted: 15 Jan 2014 | Published: 31 Mar 2009

IBM

IBM Cognos Framework Manager - Ensure consistent business intelligence data across the enterprise
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WHITE PAPER: This resource examines the value of metadata in business intelligence, and introduces a metadata modeling tool for managing access to all existing data sources and ensuring data trustworthiness.
Posted: 15 Jan 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2010

IBM

Simplify business intelligence in familiar desktop applications
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WHITE PAPER: Access this brief resource today to learn about a platform that makes reliable, trusted business intelligence (BI) data available in familiar Microsoft Office applications – giving you a single, trusted version of the truth.
Posted: 15 Jan 2014 | Published: 30 Nov 2012

IBM

Expanding FP&A Capabilities with Effective Big Data Analysis
sponsored by Workday
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide explores the impact of big data on financial planning and analysis (FP&A), and offers key recommendations to help you gain a competitive advantage.
Posted: 14 Jan 2014 | Published: 14 Jan 2014

Workday

TEC Product Spotlight
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access the following white paper to uncover how BI and predictive analytics offers a way into undiscovered data gems and business critical insights that are not available through standard BI and analytics practices. Find out the best practices to use as well as the tools and techniques to use to get the most out of your solution.
Posted: 03 Jan 2014 | Published: 03 Jan 2014

IBM

Intel Distribution of Apache Hadoop: A Dell Partner for Dell/Hadoop
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WHITE PAPER: This brief resource introduces an open source software platform that includes Hadoop components for distributed processing and big data management.
Posted: 21 Jan 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Dell Cloudera Enterprise Apache Hadoop Distribution
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WHITE PAPER: This brief resource introduces an enterprise distribution of Hadoop that takes the pain out of big data management. Read on to learn how you can perform interactive big data analysis, accelerate big data cluster deployment, and more.
Posted: 21 Jan 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

IBM Cognos Lifecycle Manager - Streamline upgrades. Meet changing business and IT requirements quickly.
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WHITE PAPER: The process of verifying that business intelligence report content has not been adversely affected following a change in the IT environment can be time-consuming and tedious. This resource introduces a utility that automates the testing process – read on to learn more.
Posted: 15 Jan 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2012

IBM

IBM Cognos Lifecycle Manager - Streamline upgrades with automated testing
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: System upgrades and other IT changes can have a negative impact on business intelligence report content, but testing thousands of reports can be tedious and time-consuming. This resource introduces a utility that relieves the burden by automating the testing process.
Posted: 15 Jan 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2012

IBM

Big Data, Integration and Governance: Use Case – How to Extend Security Intelligence using Big Data Solutions
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WEBCAST: Access this live webcast on January 30, 2014 at 12:00 PM EST (17:00 GMT) to learn how you can use big data tools and technologies to extend security intelligence – allowing you to protect massive data volumes and uncover hidden threats.
Posted: 15 Jan 2014 | Premiered: Jan 30, 2014, 12:00 EST (17:00 GMT)

IBM.

Big Data and Big Insights with Dell, SAP and Hadoop
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WEBCAST: Tune in to this live webcast on January 28, 2014 at 12:00 PM EST to learn about the needs of big data and how the SAP HANA platform gives you the power to store, process, and analyze growing data volumes with ease.
Posted: 13 Jan 2014 | Premiered: Jan 28, 2014, 12:00 EST (17:00 GMT)

SAP America, Inc.

The Big Data Opportunity for HR and Finance
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WHITE PAPER: Read the research report, The Big Data Opportunity for HR and Finance, from Harvard Business Review Analytic Services to discover how big data is changing the way business gets done.
Posted: 08 Jan 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Workday

Treasure Data Service: The first cloud service for the entire data pipeline
sponsored by Treasure Data
WHITE PAPER: This brief resource introduces the first cloud service for the entire data pipeline. Inside, learn how this strategy can help you acquire, store, and analyze customer information and big data.
Posted: 08 Jan 2014 | Published: 08 Jan 2014

Treasure Data

Power Up Your Gaming Analytics in Days
sponsored by Treasure Data
WHITE PAPER: This brief resource examines how many industries, like the video gaming industry, can use big data analytics to capture and analyze customer behavioral data in order to respond to customer demands and deliver better experiences.
Posted: 07 Jan 2014 | Published: 07 Jan 2014

Treasure Data

Five Tips for Spinning Up Your Analytics Project
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WHITE PAPER: This resource counts down five tips to help you spin up your analytics projects faster.
Posted: 07 Jan 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Treasure Data

Dell Hadoop solutions for Big Data
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WHITE PAPER: Discover how integrated, end-to-end Hadoop solutions from Dell can help organizations of all sizes meet their big data requirements, reduce development costs and more.
Posted: 03 Jan 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Social Analytics & Intelligence: Getting to Actionable Insights
sponsored by IBM
WEBCAST: Join Principal Analyst, Leslie Ament, in this on-demand webcast to gain a firsthand look at how to successfully manage social data. Uncover use cases of successful social intelligence and analytics, how to collaborate across multiple channels, and more.
Posted: 03 Jan 2014 | Premiered: Jan 3, 2014

IBM

Real-Time Hadoop Analytics Is Within Your Grasp
sponsored by Actian Corporation
VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT: This on-demand webcast takes an inside look at big data and Hadoop adoption, and offers key recommendations to help you find Hadoop analytics success.
Posted: 02 Jan 2014 | Premiered: 29 Aug 2013

Actian Corporation

SharePlex Connector for Hadoop
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
DATA SHEET: SharePlex™ Connector for Hadoop® loads and continuously replicates changes from an Oracle® database to a Hadoop® cluster.
Posted: 02 Jan 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Ignite Insight: HP Converged Infrastructure and Savvis Big Data solutions
sponsored by HP and CenturyLink Technology Solutions
WHITE PAPER: Unlocking value from big data isn't a one-and-done effort, it's a journey. So you need the right tools and strategies to help you the entire way, in order to glean the most insight for business outcomes. In this helpful white paper, learn how to capitalize on big data with the right technology.
Posted: 31 Dec 2013 | Published: 30 Nov 2013

HP and CenturyLink Technology Solutions

Get the Most Out of Big Data: Is Hadoop the Right Move?
sponsored by Actian Corporation
WEBCAST: Watch this brief video to learn how a collaborative technology leverages high-speed analytics with Hadoop data and corporate data stored in data warehouses and data marts, in order to deliver more actionable insight for business users.
Posted: 27 Dec 2013 | Premiered: Dec 26, 2013

Actian Corporation

Increasing Profitability with Analytics in Midsize Companies
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access the following white paper to uncover a business intelligence and analytics solution that offers the data capabilities of a much large system but only a fraction of the cost. Discover what SMBs stand top gain and how this solution can be deployed quick and efficiently.
Posted: 26 Dec 2013 | Published: 26 Dec 2013

IBM

Accelerating Time to Value for Analytics with IBM Business Partners in Midsize Organizations
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access the following white paper to uncover a business intelligence and analytics solution for the smaller to midsized business that offers the data prowess of the larger solutions at a fraction of the price.
Posted: 26 Dec 2013 | Published: 26 Dec 2013

IBM

IBM Big Data Solutions help Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated speed Decision Making and Insight
sponsored by IBM
WEBCAST: View this webcast to gain a firsthand look at how data compression can increase the efficiency and overall worth of your data.
Posted: 24 Dec 2013 | Premiered: Dec 24, 2013

IBM
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DATA MINING DEFINITION (continued): …  techniques and may lead to premature conclusions. Data dredging is sometimes described as "seeking more information from a data set than it actually contains." Data dredging sometimes results in relationships between variables announced as significant when, in fact, the data require more study before such an association can legitimately be determined. Many variables may be related through chance alone; others may be related through some unknown factor. To make a valid assessment of the relationship between any two variables, further study is required in which isolated variables are contrasted … 
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