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  1. Big Data & The Modern Workplace

    Big Data

    We attended the 1st Data Savvy Practitioner Forum in Cork, Ireland on June 23rd and 24th last. The theme of the conference was “Big Data, Better Decisions, Brighter Future” and the keynote was given by Dr Tom Davenport of Babson College in the US.

    In an entertaining presentation Davenport talked about the impact data was going to have on the world of work.

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  2. Big Data, Better Decisions, Brighter Future

    We attended the 1st Data Savvy Practitioner Forum in Cork, Ireland on June 23rd and 24th last. The theme of the conference was “Big Data, Better Decisions, Brighter Future”.

    It was an excellent event attended by a host of local and overseas data practitioners and academics.

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  3. The Year of the Container – Part 2

    The Year of the Container

    This post is a follow on from our previous blog which we published on the 13th of April. In part one of this blog by our guest writer, Dinesh Subhraveti of AppOrbit, discussed technological containers at length by firstly giving us a brief background of the product. He then went on to talk about the myth of stateless apps and how containers encapsulate more than just the server-side state of the application. In the final part of this two part series he examines how this important technology can be deployed in new and exciting use cases in the enterprise before ending with a brief summary.

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  4. The Year of The Container

    More than a decade after the first research paper on Linux containers was published, and the first implementation of the technology was developed, containers are now being finally used in areas and ways that could not have been anticipated.

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  5. Pentaho named a ‘Visionary’


    Gartner Magic Quadrant

    We at Texuna would like to congratulate our partners Pentaho on being named a ‘Visionary’ in the 2016 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence and Analytics Platforms. This Magic Quadrant represents a snapshot of the Business Intelligence and Analytics Platform market at a particular point in time. Gartner’s assessments take into account the vendors’ current product offerings, direct customer feedback and overall strategies, as well as their future initiatives and product road maps. This Magic Quadrant will help business leaders that are developing their BI strategies to assess whether they have the right products and enterprise platforms to support them.

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  6. Meet The Team – Ankhit

    This is the very first in our ‘Meet the Team’ posts. Our first blog is from Ankhit, he is a Graduate Business Analyst. 



    If you have ever heard of the phrase “baptism of fire” you will know that a mountain of work awaits. As you stare – eyes wide and ears ringing with information being spewed at you…it’s important to remember that you need to keep calm and sip your coffee. This is how my first week at Texuna started. Rewind a week before my ‘baptism’; I was neck-deep in graduate applications. The proverbial lifesaver my new hiring manager was congratulating me and offering me the position of a Graduate Business Analyst.

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  7. Manage Your Online Identity

    Online Identity

    For many of us, managing our online identities is just a massive headache – and for most of us, it is a complete nightmare! However, while it might sound a bit counter-intuitive, managing your ‘online identity‘ is actually a really fascinating area.

    Pretty much everything we do online for the last 10 or 20 years requires us to register, forcing us to create a username and password combination to facilitate ongoing access. As the number of applications we use grows exponentially, the challenge of managing all of the passwords securely becomes practically impossible. So what to do?

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  8. Education: Our Global Reach

    Texuna is very proud of the continued success of the world’s leading Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) provider – – now with over 5 million students worldwide! Texuna is delighted with the social impact that ALISON has on people’s lives worldwide.Read more

  9. Lessons from a Trip to Spain with EU XCEL


    Kevin McCarthy, our business development manager here at Texuna was selected to participate in the EU XCEL SCRUM startup event in Cartegena, Spain in July 2015. Having enjoyed a very successful week Kevin shares his views on the programme.Read more