Discover PerformanceHP Software's community for IT leaders // June 2012
Keep everything: The new data imperative
A big data expert talks about the culture change that drives success in a data-fueled economy.Make the change
The future of IT: No borders
HP Software CTO Mark Potts scouts the cloud-driven, highly mobile future.The future is now
Avis seizes online opportunity
Avis's John Peebles, VP-Online Marketing, describes how the car-rental giant accelerated growth of its web-based business.Watch now
Most read articles
Diving into disruptive technology trends like cloud, mobile, and Big Data, HP’s CEO talks about moving not just IT, but the whole enterprise, into a new era.
Senior executives from HP Vertica and HP Autonomy explain the next steps in really understanding your customers and building a profitable relationship with them.
Dig into strategic trends with our new Discover Performance Weekly video series, and go backstage at events like RSA.
Gigaom and Cerner discuss real examples of how advanced analytics can transform healthcare.
Keep up with the latest innovations in next-generation analytics.
Insights into the power of human information.
Information management index
Percentage of organizations handling large volumes of data that said the greatest difficulty was getting the right information to their management teams.1
Percentage of companies using cloud services citing business continuity and disaster-recovery readiness of the vendor as a concern.2
Percentage of organizations whose cloud portfolio includes virtualization providers (down from 61% a year earlier).2
Q: What are the three key skills of data scientists?
A: They can take a data set and model it mathematically and understand the math required to build those models; they can actually do that, which means they have the engineering skills ... and finally they are someone who can find insights and tell stories from their data. That means asking the right questions, and that is usually the hardest piece.
— Hilary Mason, bit.ly Chief Scientist, in The Wall Street Journal