Solving pharmaceutical data research & regulation problems with analytics

Nearly every organization today is data-driven, and the pharmaceutical industry is no exception — however, traditional data technologies and methods have failed the industry, leading to poor efficiency and optimization, often leading to high costs. (more)

How can the big data fabric be used to put data in to action?

Big data fabric is an emerging platform concept that aims to accelerate business insights “by automating ingestion, curation, discovery, preparation and integration from data silos,” according to Forrester, in its new report “The Forrester Wave: Big Data Fabric, Q2 2018.” (more)

3 Common Data Lake Misconceptions

The enterprise data lake is now well past its infancy: more than a quarter of all organizations have a data lake in production. However, with maturity comes new findings, criticisms, and data lake misconceptions — with headlines like “Data lakes will need to demonstrate business value or die”. (more)

3 Reasons why you need an enterprise data platform for GDPR

Recently, Frost & Sullivan awarded Solix with its prestigious 2018 Global Product Leadership Award. We are honored to receive this award, validating our major efforts over the last few years to create a Common Data Platform for data-driven enterprises that affordably address data management, governance, and analytics needs. (more)

Why tiered enterprise archiving is the killer app for Hadoop

A recent Gartner report estimates that 70% of Hadoop deployments in 2018 will fail to meet key objectives, citing skills and integration challenges. Apparently, many organizations are taking on Hadoop projects but fail to take them into full production, because they don’t have a clear roadmap or the skills necessary to complete them — eventually becoming pet projects. (more)