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Spatial Data in a Big Data World

When we think about spatial data, most of us have this vision in our mind of Google Maps and navigation; however, many people aren’t aware that spatial data plays a key role in other areas of focus, too, like the analysis of phenomenon and the dependencies between them. According to European Inspire legislation, public authorities…

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Data Civics for the Data Citizen

This blog post was written by guest contributor Donald Farmer, Principal at TreeHive Strategy. Analytics, data discovery, business intelligence, data science: regardless of what  you call the practice of finding useful information in business data, two things seem very clear to me: First, the use of data has expanded beyond the range of specialists to…

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Privacy Matters: Data Privacy in the Wake of the Facebook Breach

Data privacy is the beast that everyone is trying to wrestle right now. One of the most talked about and controversial incidents involving the misuse of user data recently comes from Facebook. As of the social network’s fourth quarter of 2017, 2.2 billion monthly active users were reported, of which as many as 87 million had…

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News Update: Collibra Recognized for Third Consecutive Year in Gartner Market Guide

For the third year in a row, Collibra has been recognized in the May 2018 Gartner Market Guide for Information Stewardship Applications. As mentioned in our recent announcement that was featured in Virtual Strategy Magazine, the critical need for information governance enforcement is propelling the growth in the market for information stewardship solutions to support…

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