Talend Blog

News from AWS re:Invent - How do you solve the complex data problem?

December 02, 2016 - Laurent Bride

Yesterday at Amazon re:Invent, Werner Vogels, Amazon’s Chief Technology Officer outlined a vision for a modern data architecture that spans data ingestion, lifecycle management, data governance, orchestration and job scheduling.  This vision included the announcement of Amazon Glue.

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Helping Data Driven Companies Advance to Artificial Intelligence

November 29, 2016 - Guest Bloggers

Everyone is talking about artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning these days. This is not just of strategic relevance for companies the likes of Google, Apple, Amazon, Facebook or Salesforce.com. AI is now a term that all companies should be familiarizing themselves with (if they’re not already) because it will have a profound impact on their business in the near future.

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Catch the Big Data Wave - Talend Named Leader in Forrester Wave™: Big Data Fabric, Q4 2016

November 22, 2016 - Isabelle Nuage

I am proud to announce that for the second time this year, Talend has been recognized by a leading independent research firm as a Leader in Big Data. Today Forrester Research named Talend a “Leader” in its new vendor ranking report, The Forrester Wave™: Big Data Fabric, Q4 2016.”

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Views from the Top: 5 Key Pieces of Advice from Talend CTO on the Future of Cloud - Part 2

November 11, 2016 - Ashwin Viswanath

In the last installment of our chat with Laurent Bride, CTO for Talend, we covered how the cloud market has evolved to become a mainstream technology and the questions customers should bear in mind as they evaluate cloud solutions.

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Views from the Top: 5 Key Pieces of Advice from Talend CTO on the Future of Cloud

November 10, 2016 - Ashwin Viswanath

At Talend, we always have our eye on future trends in technology. Cloud—once just a buzzword—is now a widely-adopted technology across all businesses. No longer is it a secret that Cloud is more secure, cost-effective and scalable than the majority of alternatives. However, we also acknowledge that cloud solutions will not entirely replace on-premises infrastructures. Rather, they will largely enhance and extend the processing power and accessibility of those data sources.

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Talend Connect 2016: Unlock Your Data for Unlimited Possibilitiesarticle in French

November 04, 2016 - François Mero

In August 2016, Talend was recognized as a "Leader" in data integration by Gartner's "Magic Quadrant for Data Integration Tools." Talend is the first new vendor in five years to be added to the Leaders Quadrant, improving its position over 2015, moving up and to the right within the Magic Quadrant based on its completeness of vision and ability to execute.

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Which Flavor of Talend Data Preparation is Best for You?

November 03, 2016 - Jean-Michel Franco

In its latest Market Guide for Self-Service Data Preparation, Gartner predicts that “by 2019, data and analytics organizations that provide agile, curated internal and external datasets for a range of content authors will realize twice the business benefits of those that do not”[1].

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Applying Big Data Analytics to Clickstream Data

October 20, 2016 - David Wilmer

If you are a retailer, how well do you know your products and how well do you know your customers?  You may know which products are most popular based on their purchase history because you keep records of those transactions.  But do you know which of your products are the most and least viewed?  Do you know what is driving traffic to certain products and what type of customers are most interested in those products?  Are you able to provide intelligent and meaningful product recommendations to your customers and increase potential sales revenues?  Gaining insig

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Looking Back at Ten Years of Growth

October 18, 2016 - Bertrand Diard

At a time when Talend is celebrating its ten years of existence and the success of its IPO, I think it’s interesting to revisit the rich history of the company and pay tribute to those who have contributed to making it a global leader in cloud and big data software.

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Hand Coding vs. Tools: Our Take on Gartner’s Reportarticle in French

October 11, 2016 - Ashley Stirrup

As the CMO of a data integration software company, I’ve invested a lot of time convincing IT managers that they should switch from hand coding to a tool-based approach. Hence the reason I was excited to see and impressed by the practical advice outlined in Gartner’s recently published report, “Does Custom-Coded Data Integration Stack Up to Tools?”[1]

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Five Pillars for Succeeding in Big Data Governance and Metadata Management with Talend

October 10, 2016 - Jean-Michel Franco

In the last installment of this series, we looked at six keys to turning your Big Data initiative into sustainable success with Data Governance. These six steps were identified by TDWI in its recent report titled, “Governing Big Data and Hadoop”. As an independent report, it highlights the challenges and best practices, but it doesn’t explain Talend’s specific ability to address those challenges.

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6 Steps that will Pave the way for your Hadoop Journey with Data Governance and Metadata Management

October 06, 2016 - Jean-Michel Franco

This is the first installment to a two-part blog series focused on Governing Big Data and Hadoop. 

So, you’re ready to embark on your data-driven journey, huh?  The business case and project blueprint are well defined and you’ve already secured executive sponsorship for your digital transformation. You’re ready to run a modern data platform based on Hadoop and your team is set-up on the starting blocks to deliver the promises of Big Data to the wider organization.

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Talend “Job Design Patterns” & Best Practices - Part 3

October 05, 2016 - Dale Anderson

It appears that my previous blogs on this topic have been very well received.  Let me express my continued delight and thanks to you, my (dedicated or avid) readers.

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