A business intelligence theme to new data announcements

In his Weekly Update, Andrew Brust, the Gigaom Research research director for data, reports the news that ‘Qlik, Roambi and Zettaset up their games’ with product announcements. He sees a common business intelligence thread in Qlik’s ‘Natural Analytics’, Roambi’s Android access to its visual data discovery, and Zettaset’s security and governance for Hadoop.

10 ways big data changes everything

The massive amount of data that is emerging from connected, digital systems, is fundamentally changing everything, from Internet search to entertainment, to disease management, to energy consumption. Here’s 10 case studies that highlight the power of big data.