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  1. Articles must be vendor neutral. We are looking for trends or strategy focused articles, not product-specific information.
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Voracity and the Philosophy of Data

This interview is part of The Bloor Group’s research program, Philosophy of Data, which has been underwritten by IRI, The CoSort Company. Eric Kavanagh: Ladies and gentlemen, hello and welcome back once again to A Philosophy of Data. It’s yours truly, Eric Kavanagh, today sitting with David Friedland from IRI, The CoSort Company, the folks …Read More

Magic and the Philosophy of Data

This article is part of The Bloor Group’s research program, Philosophy of Data, which has been underwritten by IRI, The CoSort Company. Humanity seeks out knowledge without questioning why. Governments invested in education to confer knowledge skills onto our children, and they established universities so that restless men and women of letters could busy themselves with …Read More

Data Interchange Flexibility

The Knowledge Sharing Push We are now seeing a global push towards knowledge sharing. This effort is prompted by many factors such as fostering innovation, getting product to market quicker, and improving organizational efficiency. It would seem logical to apply something in the order of quantum mechanics to help solve the knowledge sharing conundrum. While …Read More