Month: June 2018

Build an Enterprise Level Password Vault with Talend and CyberArk

Major data breaches are becoming more common. Big data breaches may include password data (hopefully hashed), potentially allowing attackers to login to and steal data from our other accounts or worse. The majority of people use very weak passwords and reuse them. A password manager assists in generating and retrieving complex passwords, potentially storing such […]


Don’t Let your Data Lake become a Data Swamp

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In an always-on, competitive business environment, organizations are looking to gain an edge through digital transformation. Subsequently, many companies feel a sense of urgency to transform across all areas of their enterprise—from manufacturing to business operations—in the constant pursuit of continuous innovation and process efficiency. Data is at the heart of all these digital transformation […]


Key considerations for choosing a cloud integration (iPaaS) solution

Digital Transformation, the application of digital capabilities across the organization to uncover new monetization opportunities, is the path that any company wishing to survive in today’s world must follow. Sectors like agriculture, healthcare, banking, retail, and transportation are exploring challenges and opportunities that have come with the digital revolution. As a result of this, new business […]


Why Data Scientists Love Python (And How to Use it with Talend)

In the last few years, Python has become the go-to programming language for Data Scientists. In a way, this is kind of surprising. Python was not originally developed to do analytical tasks or data science, but it has evolved to become the ‘Swiss-army’ tool in the Data Scientist toolbox. The reason for this comes from […]


Why Data Scientists Love Python (And How to Use it with Talend)

In the last few years, Python has become the go-to programming language for Data Scientists. In a way, this is kind of surprising. Python was not originally developed to do analytical tasks or data science, but it has evolved to become the ‘Swiss-army’ tool in the Data Scientist toolbox. The reason for this comes from […]


Office Depot Stitches Together the Customer Journey Across Multiple Touchpoints

In January 2017, the AURELIUS Group (Germany) acquired the European operations of Office Depot, creating Office Depot Europe. Today, Office Depot Europe is the leading reseller of workplace products and services with customers in 14 countries throughout Europe selling anything from paper, pens and flip charts, to office furniture and computer. Centralizing Data to Respond to […]


Adopting a Multi-Cloud Strategy: Challenges vs. Benefits

Cloud-based platforms have become a standard component within most enterprise IT infrastructures, however, many organizations find they cannot source everything they need from a single provider. As a result, increasing numbers are adopting a multi-cloud strategy in an effort to better meet their business requirements. According to the Voice of the Enterprise (VotE) Digital Pulse […]


Data Mapping Essentials in the GDPR Era

A recent survey shows that organizations are still on their way to GDPR compliance in 2018, the initial step for many is around getting a full view of their entire information chain.  It’s the first pillar of data management best practices that businesses need to put into place as they get ready for the new regulation. […]


Data Mapping Essentials in the GDPR Era

  A recent survey shows that organizations are still on their way to GDPR compliance in 2018, the initial step for many is around getting a full view of their entire information chain.  It’s the first pillar of data management best practices that businesses need to put into place as they get ready for the new […]


Podcast – How Talend Is Helping Companies Liberate Their Data

Earlier this year, I had the opportunity to chat with Nathan Latka on his podcast “The Top.” It’s a broad sweeping discussion that covers everything from Talend’s origins through our current market approach and growth. We talk about Talend’s financial model, acquisition strategy, product focus, and plan for competing for in a $16B market opportunity. Hope […]