Choose Kinetica over Alteryx for workloads requiring extreme scale and performance for multi-step advanced analytics. Recently, a top 3 global retailer was able to reduce run times for a strategic analytic application from days on Alteryx to 22 seconds on …Read More
Data is a critical part of modern businesses. Almost all of our interactions with businesses – online or otherwise- end up touching a business decision system that is based on data. These decisions affect the quality and type of services …Read More
For major retail companies, it is a crucial challenge for the business control center to know each store’s in-stock quantities in real time. The world’s largest retailers can have hundreds of thousands of SKUs, and sell thousands of dollars worth …Read More
What is Real-Time Data Streaming?
Businesses used to expect their data to arrive in batches, made available for analysis after the fact. But now, people use digital devices that generate data available in real time, and many machines and devices …Read More
What is Spatial Data?
Spatial data can be split into two categories: vector and raster. Vector data uses points, lines, and polygons to represent features in the world. Vector data consists of coordinates, or series of connected coordinates to determine …Read More
Today marks the 51st anniversary of Earth Day! Inspired by the 1969 Santa Barbara oil spill, Earth Day began after the largest protest ever for new clean air and water laws. It now encompasses events held with more than a …Read More
Vectorized processing, the ability to compute in parallel at the data level, has initiated a new era of big data analytics. Over the past decade this emerging computing paradigm has been adopted largely by leading internet companies and federal agencies. …Read More
Best-in-breed BI tools, like Tableau, have excellent geospatial visualization for small and manageable data sets. They pull down your data from the source and use client-side technologies to deliver an interactive data exploration experience. But when you have hundreds of …Read More
Data engineering is the practice of getting data where it’s needed, when it’s needed, and how it’s needed. This is usually accomplished by taking data, transforming it into a format useful for analysis, and then building pipelines that provide it …Read More
Kinetica is a data warehouse that can run complex queries on millions of rows of streaming data…in real time. Other solutions today take minutes, hours, and sometimes even days to run the types of mission-critical queries that Kinetica …Read More