2016

the amount of data being generated on a daily basis in today's world is unthinkable
Tue, 12/20/2016 - 14:57

The amount of data in the world is staggering. A 2013 report from IBM found that in 2012, 2.5 exabytes of data – that's 25 quintillion bytes – were created every day.

Are your servers powerful enough to run complicated analytics programs and house all your data?
Tue, 12/06/2016 - 13:33
Big data is becoming the cornerstone of the global economy, and organizations have to be analytics-ready. But what does that mean?
Data Realty and Aunalytics Office Space
Thu, 11/17/2016 - 10:05

At Data Realty and Aunalytics, we have quite a few talented folks that decided to put down their roots here in South Bend.

Mon, 11/07/2016 - 11:23

It can be difficult to take the next step when it comes to a big data project. Thankfully, there are a few best practices your company can harness to ensure that it's in the best position to move to the next phase and derive the most value from its analytics.

Wed, 11/02/2016 - 13:11

Today, we'll take a tour of some of the best and most creative uses for big data in the real world in the hopes that these cases will inspire your company to think outside the box when it comes to its analytics initiatives.

board room
Tue, 10/25/2016 - 10:19

Does your company need an executive to help better manage its big data strategy?

Tue, 10/18/2016 - 15:55

Colocation support is now a requirement for today's big data analysis initiatives.   

Pic of Power Line Infrastructure
Tue, 10/11/2016 - 13:30

Businesses seeking the lowest priced and most optimally utilized power need look no further than Data Realty. 

Tue, 10/04/2016 - 13:50

Today, we'll take a look at some of they key reasons why your business needs a colocation partner like Data Realty in place.  

Tue, 09/20/2016 - 15:44

Which industries have gained the most from this impactful strategy? And are there certain sectors that have more to take advantage of than others as big data continues to mature? Let's take a look.    

Wed, 09/14/2016 - 14:12

Data Realty is an expert in the colocation industry, as has been taking advantage of the benefits of a Midwestern data center location for years now.

Tue, 09/13/2016 - 13:34

In order for Hadoop to work correctly, enterprises must input the considerable amounts of data that they collect in a consistent basis. This is where Data Realty's Data Gateway comes in.

Retailer packing and shipping products.
Tue, 08/23/2016 - 10:51

In order to glean big data's impactful insights, retailers must have a deep understanding of what benefits big data can bring, and how to go about reaping these advantages.

Higher education institutions are using big data analytics to better recruit and support students through graduation.
Mon, 08/15/2016 - 14:55

Let's take a look at a few ways colleges, universities and other schools can leverage big data analytics to their full advantage.

Check out App
Fri, 08/12/2016 - 13:45

What can your big data tell you about your customers? And how can your business leverage this information to succeed in the market?

Missing Piece of the Big Data Puzzle
Thu, 08/04/2016 - 10:20

Big data is often used to answer a business's most pressing questions, but what happens when pieces of this puzzle are missing?

It's absolutely essential to ensure the protection of your sensitive big data.
Mon, 08/01/2016 - 11:54

We'd like to take the time to talk about another common and important big data pain point: security.

A Sea of Data
Mon, 07/25/2016 - 08:35

In this first part of our series on big data pain points, we'll examine certain challenges that emerge as part of the sea of data your business is likely working with.

Legal teams' work can be considerably streamlined with the help of big data and analytics.
Thu, 07/14/2016 - 13:40

There are a range of situations in which big data can be a considerable boon for the legal industry.

Wed, 07/06/2016 - 13:36

Before banks can take advantage of all the benefits big data can offer, they must ensure that they are able to avoid some of the common stumbling blocks seen with these initiatives.

Thu, 06/16/2016 - 14:04

Financial service providers should apply the three Vs — volume, variety and velocity — to better understand their big data initiatives.

The health care sector can considerably benefit from big data, especially when these initiatives are supported by colocation.
Thu, 06/09/2016 - 09:32

While both big data analysis and colocation can offer numerous benefits to health care institutions, these strategies are even more impactful when leveraged together.

Cable and media companies are harnessing the power of big data to get a better sense of the audience's viewing habits.
Tue, 04/26/2016 - 13:50

Media companies are now leveraging intelligent insights gleaned from big data to get a better sense of their audience, enabling them to craft their programming accordingly.  

Insights from the 2016 Great Lakes Business Intelligence & Big Data Summit
Wed, 04/06/2016 - 13:35

Last month, Data Realty team members attended the Great Lakes Business Intelligence & Big Data Summit in Troy, Michigan. For those who were unable to attend, we have compiled some of the key points that were given by three leaders in the industry.

Thu, 03/24/2016 - 13:37

Data Realty recently participated in the MediaplanetUSA Enterprise Technology campaign in which we united with likeminded leaders in our industry to raise awareness of the importance of properly managing your company’s data and business.

Tableau and Data Management from a Business Analyst's Perspective
Fri, 02/26/2016 - 10:31

Why are so many different types of entities are adopting Tableau? We asked our resident Tableau expert, Kyle Davis, Business Analyst, to give us his perspective.

Fri, 01/29/2016 - 13:59

It’s that time of year, when we all look forward to the fresh year and read surveys about “big data” trend reports for the new year. So we decided to ask one of our resident Hadoop experts, Rob Collins, Data Engineer, to give us his perspective on some 2016 Hadoop trends.