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CIOs told to be more like the CFO; Organization aims to make New England a cybersecurity mecca: More

The top news stories for Dec. 17, 2014.

Spotlight: Big data takes a look at the Underground Railroad

Slate  looks at the impact of big data on civil liberties, discrimination and the concept of personal freedom.

Big data investments could double among the Fortune 1000

Big data analysis has become firmly entrenched in a majority of Fortune 1000 organizations, and investments in data analytics are expected to double over the next three years, a new study reveals.

News Scan: So you want to work at a startup; Big data sees big adoption in the enterprise;

Top news for November 4, 2014.

Spotlight: Amazing facts about big data

Bernard Marr compiled 25 amazing facts about big data in his post in SmartDataCollective.

News Scan: Study warns: Embrace big data, or else!; US Chamber urges government to support the digital economy; More

The top news stories for Oct. 9, 2014.

News Scan: Firms gaining the upper hand with big data; List honors top cyberdefense 'agents'; More

The top news stories for Oct. 2, 2014.

IT's hottest jobs: Big data analyst

Data anaylsts and big data scientists may be the hottest of all IT professionals in the job market right now. IT staffing expert Rona Borre looks at what it will take to acquire, or develop, this talent in your organization.

Guidebook helps business execs and CIOs ask the right big data questions

Despite wide-spread interest in big data, many business executives and even CIOs aren't sure what to do with it. A guidebook from research firm Deloitte helps both ask the right big data questions to move the conversation forward.

6 new IT roles you need to fill

Several recent job studies have suggested that hiring for IT professionals in general is cooling off, but demand remains high for a number of specialized jobs. Unfortunately, a minority of organizations are properly preparing for those job needs ahead of time.