Executive Brief: The State of Analytics in the Cloud


A majority of technology leaders at large organizations find themselves at a crossroads: they believe that the cloud is the best place to run enterprise-scale analytics, but almost all of them also agree that the march toward the cloud is moving slower than it should. This executive summary discusses the disparity between where global companies are--and where they want to be--when it comes to running analytics in the cloud, according to findings in a comprehensive new survey conducted by the market research firm Vanson Bourne, on behalf of Teradata.

The 97 companies on the immigration amicus brief

USATODAY - Tech Top Stories

People rally to protest President Trump's recent executive order on immigration in Jersey City, N.J. on Jan. 30, 2017. The full list of tech companies (and a few others) that signed the amicus brief opposing President Trump's executive order on immigration.

US Envoy Briefs Afghan Officials on Talks With the Taliban

U.S. News

Afghan president's office: US envoy shares details of his recent talks with Taliban, says no progress on cease-fire.

Intel officials brief lawmakers on Russia, election hacking

Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senior intelligence officials have finished briefing a group of eight top U.S. lawmakers about Russia's interference in the 2016 election. They met for about one hour Friday morning.

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