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Retailers: Are You Meeting the Needs of Digital Consumers?

“One customer can shop with us in so many different ways — in stores, on their phones, at home, we’ll win one customer at a time.” – Doug McMillon, CEO of Wal-Mart, announcing a $1 billion investment in e-commerce   E-Commerce today is the fastest growing segment of the Retail industry. In Q1 2015, online […]

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Digitizing Risk Data Architecture Reporting… to Avoid Plea Bargaining

Can applying semantics make BCBS 239 reporting consistent and comparable across all financial services’ regulatory bodies? Let’s explore. When “Best Practice” isn’t good enough… The regulatory vagueries and the punitive fines are making for a tense summer for bank risk officers. On the one hand, regulators are demanding asking for a whole lot of architectural […]

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Consumer 360: Reaching Each Consumer With a One-in-a-Billion Message

“We make some of the best known brands in the world, and those brands are used by 2 billion people every day.” – Unilever Few industries reach out to and impact the lives of more consumers every day than the Consumer and Retail Industries. Yet the industry’s transformation from Mass Marketing to 1:1 Marketing is […]

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Live on Enterprise NoSQL – It’s the SNL 40 App!

At the Hollywood IT Summit on May 14, Michael Martin – SVP Product, Technology and Operations, NBC Entertainment Digital – spoke about the unique opportunity his team had to reinvent the way fans interacted with one of the network’s most famous and widely loved shows, Saturday Night Live. To accompany the 40th Anniversary of Saturday […]

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Removing Roadblocks to Omnichannel 360 in Retail

“Nordstrom kicks its omnichannel strategy to the curb” – George Anderson, RetailWire Few topics are as hyped up as omnichannel in Retail – or as difficult to execute successfully. Part of the problem depends on where you sit within the organization. Marketers view this as a consumer issue, in-store this is a merchandising and fulfillment […]

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Tech Companies Poised to Win With Healthcare Apps Designed for Underserved Populations

I recently had a chance to catch-up with Bill Fox, MarkLogic’s new Vice President of Health Care and Life Sciences, to ask for his thoughts on a special Healthcare IT briefing he recently attended at the White House. According to Bill, the Administration is calling on technology companies to get involved in the development of fast, […]

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MarkLogic Secures $102M in Funding

Taking advantage of our multi-year technology lead in the next generation database market, we have opportunistically raised capital to further fuel our company’s growth.

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Retail and Consumer Industries: Big Data, Little Insight

Donald Soares is CTO of Retail and Consumer at MarkLogic and is based out of our Chicago office. With over 20 years of experience working with Retail, Consumer and E-Commerce clients, Donald has a deep understanding of the unique needs of this vertical. That’s why he is so passionate about championing MarkLogic’s value proposition as the only Enterprise NoSQL database – a […]

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Still in Love After All These Years

Product, people and customer challenges – Amey Dhavle gives us an inside glimpse of a day in the life of his world as a Principal Field Engineer at MarkLogic and discusses why he’s still excited about the NoSQL database company after years of employment. While “It’s definitely not a two guys, a garage and dog setup … […]

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The Operational Data Warehouse for Today and Tomorrow

The entire ecology of read-only analytics based on a subset of the Enterprise Data holdings grew out of limitations of RDBMS, which was designed as a way to get the most out of the limited computing capabilities available in the 1970s. Likewise, the modeling necessary to get performance out of an RDBMS has also remained […]

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