Sharmila Mulligan Data + CDOs July 11, 2018

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7 Habits of Highly Effective Analytics Leaders

Learn how They Are Delivering Differentiating Business Results from Their Data Assets As digital and data-driven business moves into the mainstream, scaling the value and…

How An Early Bet on Apache Spark Unlocks Data-Driven Transformation

When we first went to look at the Apache Spark data processing engine in 2011, it was a little-known thing inside the University of California, Berkeley’s AMPLab.…

The Rise of Data Governance Comes With the Age of Data 2.0

Back at the turn of the Millennium in the late 1990’s, organizations struggled to solve the problem of who gets access to more information, more…

The Dead End of BI Dashboards in New Data Addiction Age

Despite big data being a “quiet star” at C.E.S., wrestling with a huge variety of data from a plethora of new devices and sensors is…

2015: Removing Blind Spots and Bringing Data Intelligence to Everyone

Big Data is now mainstream at large companies, says a recent study, but many people still dislike the term. Add me to the list. Size is only…

2014: The Year of Data Intelligence for Everyone

Today, the ClearStory team is pleased to announce we’ve raised $21 million in Series B from Andreessen Horowitz, Google Ventures, DAG Ventures, Khosla Ventures and Kleiner Perkins Caufield…

Picking Startups and Leadership Teams

As someone who has helped grow a number of startup companies and who has invested in a few dozen more, I’m often asked how I…

Discussing “Big Data” with Thomas Friedman

The New York Times “Global Forum” held in San Francisco last week by New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman gave me a chance to briefly put aside the technical…

Why this Blog?

We’ve shared a lot at ClearStory about the big data landscape, and how we think we have something new and important to contribute to the…

It’s Time to Change How Data is Used

You don’t need to hire an expert in geospatial analysis to get driving directions from your mobile phone. Or bring on an expert in search…